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April 23rd, 2015
Unfortunately, lots of people of different ethnicities in our state of Vermont are racially profiled at least once in their life, creating horrible memories.
There are few things less understood and less intuitive than the EB-5 program that continues to add the growth essential to the prosperity of Jay Peak and the surrounding environs of Franklin and Orleans counties, as well as projects in Addison County and throughout rural Vermont.
VERMONT — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has released its annual Master Angler program report and the 2014 edition is highlighted by two new state record fish — both caught in Lake Champlain.
To start with, the Boston Marathon wheelchair racers who whip by first are absolute, astonishing beasts who must train for the event by ripping phone books in half. They couldn’t be more impressive. It’s also hard to imagine they make it 26.2 miles through eight Massachusetts towns without crashing — they ride six or eight inches behind each other, taking turns carving though the air, a practice fans of motor sports know as drafting.
MIDDLEBURY — How does a judge make a sentence fit the crime or settle a contested public issue?
LINCOLN/BRISTOL — More than three dozen paddlers plunged through fast-moving rapids and over 15-foot falls on the frigid New Haven River this past Saturday in pursuit of prizes in a friendly, early-season competition.
The eighth annual New Haven Ledges Race was organized by the Vermont Paddlers Club, a statewide association of whitewater and flatwater paddlers that advocates for releases from dams around the state.
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College baseball team was swept last weekend during a three- game NESCAC West home series against Wesleyan at Forbes Field. The Panthers fell by an 8-5 score to the Cardinals during Friday’s single game, and the visitors took both ends of Saturday’s doubleheader by scores of 4-2 and 18-1.
Middlebury won at home vs. St. Michael’s on Tuesday; this was the Panther's second wins in 19 outings this spring.
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College softball team won two of four NESCAC West games over the weekend, including two of three in a home series vs. Amherst College. The 17-8 Panthers have one more NESCAC game — at Wesleyan this Sunday — before the league playoffs.