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Windsor Police Probe Killing of Two Pit Bulls

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Windsor — Police are investigating the killing of two pit bulls whose bodies were found on Interstate 91 with small-caliber gunshot wounds to their heads. Windsor police were notified by a passerby on Saturday morning that there were two dead dogs in the northbound lanes of the interstate between exits 8 and 9. The dogs, both males, likely were killed before their bodies were thrown from a moving vehicle, police said. The dog’s owners contacted Windsor police and said they let the dogs, Dunkin and Diesel, outside to play around 4:30 p.m. on Friday, but they did not return home within a few hours. One …

Neighbors Seek Commitment To Repair Road

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Windsor — At a meeting in the visitors’ center Tuesday night, residents affected by the washouts on Brook Road caused by Tropical Storm Irene in 2011 urged Town Manager Tom Marsh to use whatever money the town receives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to repair the road. “Our neighborhood has lost a …

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Fern Day, 8, left, and Gwennie Ambrose, 8, spar during a karate class taught by Cynthia Zimmick at the Windsor Recreation Center on Tuesday. Valley News — Sarah Priestap …

Still Cleaning Up

Monday, February 24, 2014

Bill Monette, of Cornish, snowblows his driveway on the New Hampshire side of the Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge last week. Monette said he was enjoying the snow brought by the latest stormy weather, but said, “I’ll spend the week …

Jacks Edge Raptors

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Windsor — The Windsor High girls basketball team broke a late tie by scoring the last three points against Rivendell on Wednesday, escaping by a 34-31 score in the opening round of the Vermont Division III playoffs. The host Yellowjackets had averaged 62 points during their last two …

Shovel Ready in Windsor

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Cindy Fuller looks up from her shoveling outside the apartment she rents in Windsor — she grew up in Vermont, and moved back last June at her mother’s request. “I’ve been in California for 40 years, so that’s …

Angelo P. Righi

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Windsor, Vt. — Angelo P. Righi, 84, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Thursday afternoon, Feb. 13, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Cosmos Save Best For Last, Stun WHS

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Springfield, Vt. — That’s why they play four quarters. In the first half last night at Dressel Gym, host Springfield had a three-point second quarter and at one point during the first half had just two points in a nine-minute span. That futility helped visiting Windsor gain a …

Windsor Care Facility to Expand

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Windsor —The Cedar Hill Continuing Care Community, citing an increasing demand for assisted-living and care services for people suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia, said Monday it would build a $10.6 million, two-level addition at its Route 5 facility. The new 42,000 square foot wing will include a 20-bed …

KUA Tops Brooks

Monday, February 3, 2014

Staff Reports Meriden — The visitors arrived late because of bus trouble, then scored the game’s first five points. It was all Kimball Union after that in a 61-34 girls basketball victory over the Brooks School on Saturday. With Miranda Judd contributing two three-point plays combined with the …

Windsor Police Chief To Retire in September

Friday, January 31, 2014

Windsor — Police Chief Stephen Soares has been instrumental in increasing police visibility in Windsor and stabilizing the department’s staff over the past six years. Now he plans to take a step back from law enforcement and spend …

Robert B. Rowland

Friday, January 31, 2014

Windsor, Vt. — Robert B. Rowland, 87, a resident of Windsor, passed away Wednesday evening, Jan. 29, 2014, at his home in Windsor. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Lynn MacGillivray

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Windsor, Vt. — Lynn MacGillivray, 71, a resident of Windsor, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning Jan. 28, 2014, in her home. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. Sept. 28, 1942, the daughter of Robert and Janet Gilray and was raised in Chatham, N.J. She has a sister Anne …