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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_query::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_query.inc on line 181.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($values) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/image/contrib/image_attach/image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images.inc on line 112.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area.inc on line 81.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area_text::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area_text.inc on line 121.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.

Shlansky cries foul over ruling on Vergennes falls property

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — A prominent city property owner is appealing to the Environmental Court a condition of a zoning permit, a filing that appears to question the Vergennes Development Review Board’s right to impose conditions without clear standards.

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What does it feel like to be a person with dementia?

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Christie Lynn



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MIDDLEBURY — You know those moments when you’re interacting with another person and they respond in a way that totally shocks or surprises you. “What were they thinking when they did that?” you say to yourself.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to step into their shoes in that moment, to catch a glimpse of what might have motivated their action or emotion?

Well, the Residence at Otter Creek is offering an opportunity for people to experience a sliver of what it may feel like to have dementia.

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Lincoln solves its trash dilemma

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Gaen Murphree



LINCOLN — The Lincoln selectboard has been searching for an alternative to its longtime trash hauler since Casella Waste Systems announced last May it could keep coming to Lincoln, but for a much heftier price.

At its Oct. 18 meeting, the selectboard reached an agreement with Moose Rubbish and Recycling to take over trash hauling and recycling services in town.

The good news for residents is that the new agreement with Moose means business as usual, in terms of when and where trash is picked up and how much it costs residents per bag.

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Surging Tiger football runs past Hornets; D-I semifinal next

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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ESSEX — The Middlebury Union High School football team appears to have saved its best for last.

A week after the Tigers upset second-place Champlain Valley to earn the No. 5 seed for the Division I playoffs, they dominated No. 4 Essex this past Friday for most of a quarterfinal matchup and avenged a 17-0 loss on the same field three weeks before with a 17-14 victory.

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Rokeby to show Ken Burns film on Jackie Robinson, Lindholm to lead discussion

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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FERRISBURGH — The public is invited to a screening of Ken Burns’s documentary “Jackie Robinson” at the Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh next week. The event on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. will include a discussion with a noted baseball scholar.

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Vergennes students bop and rock in fall musical 'Grease'

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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VERGENNES — The Vergennes Union High School Music Department is excited to present their fall musical production of “Grease” to the community on Nov. 17 and 18, at 7 p.m. and Nov. 19, at 3 p.m. in the VUHS auditorium.

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Letter to the editor: Nice guy, but Ferrisburgh candidate's too doom & gloom

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Cheryl Brinkman



Are you represented? I like Warren Van Wyck and his family, they are nice people. But does he truly represent us? After listening to a candidate forum here in Vergennes, I realized how very negative his views are regarding our economy, our schools, our business climate, our energy potential and the future of Vermont. It is all doom and gloom.

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Letter to the editor: Democrats gut utility regulations; harm rural towns

Posted on October 31, 2016 |
By Fred Person



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