A Life: Peggy Kannenstine embraced ‘life in the most upbeat and energetic way’

06-17-2024 3:05 AM

WOODSTOCK — One particular phrase was often invoked by friends to describe artist Peggy Kannenstine.“She was a force to be reckoned with,” said Kannenstine’s longtime friend Linda Smiddy, explaining the phrase was not to be understood in a coercive...


D-III softball: Oxbow’s record rout nets fourth straight championship

06-17-2024 3:02 AM

CASTLETON, Vt. — If a softball team as special as the Oxbow Olympians were to make history, they just couldn’t do it in any ordinary way.In front of a loud and large traveling support section that made the nearly two-hour drive from Bradford to...


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Catching up with the Upper Valley’s representatives in spring collegiate athletics
06-13-2024 4:01 PM

Here’s a look at some of the Upper Valley residents who played varsity collegiate sports during the spring season:BASEBALLBowdoin (18-17) enjoyed the services of freshman pitcher Sam Sacerdote (Norwich/Hanover), who started three times in 15...

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Editorial: Is ‘neutrality’ another name for failing to lead?
06-14-2024 10:01 PM

Dartmouth president Sian Leah Beilock is considering whether the college “should formally adopt a position of institutional neutrality,” according to Liz Lempres, chairwoman of the college’s board of trustees. If it does, Dartmouth would join Harvard...

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Conservation groups raise concerns about Mt. Sunapee Resort's parking lot plans
06-14-2024 8:31 PM

NEWBURY, N.H. — Conservation groups are raising concerns about a plan to expand parking at the Mt. Sunapee Ski Resort, the mountain’s aging wastewater system and the potential contamination of Lake Sunapee.Vail Resorts, which leases the ski area from...

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Hanover, NH - Charles "Charlie" Marcus Seward passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, just two days shy of his 94th birthday. Born in Melrose, MA to Evelyn Margaret (Ide) Seward and Carroll G... remainder of obit for Charles M. Seward

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David "Butch" Moore West Fairlee, VT - David "Butch" Moore, 80, of West Fairlee, VT, passed away June 11, 2024. He was born in West Fairlee on Jan. 8, 1944, the 4th child of Clesson and Mabel (Currier) Moore. He was a graduate of Th... remainder of obit for David Moore

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Norwich, VT - Ethan James Ciccotelli, age 36, passed Tuesday, December 19, 2023. A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at Hillside Cemetery, Norwich, VT. Knight Funeral Home of White River Junction ha... remainder of obit for Ethan Ciccotelli

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Bow, NH - Christopher Scott was born on August 26, 1942 in Peterborough, NH and passed away on June 6, 2024 in Boscawen, NH after a long struggle with Parkinson's disease. Christopher grew up in Weston, MA, attended Belmont Hill School... remainder of obit for Christopher Scott

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