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December 6th

County's VSP chief temporarily reassigned; Sgt. Daley in charge

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Mike Donoghue



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NEW HAVEN — Lt. Jeff Danoski (pictured), who has headed Vermont State Police in Addison County since November 2016 has been given a new special assignment, but expects to return to his desk at the New Haven barracks on Route 7.

The temporary shuffle of Danoski is the latest in a string of station commanders overseeing the New Haven barracks through the years. He was the third in four months when he was named.

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By the way for Dec. 6

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



We don’t want to brag but, we’ve got an in with Santa Claus. If your kids send their letters to him c/o the Addison Independent by Dec. 17, we’ll make sure they get a response from the jolly old elf himself — and we’ll print their letters in the issue before Christmas. Hand-drawn illustrations are welcome. Drop off the letters at our office in the Marble Works in Middlebury or mail them to Santa Letters, Addison Independent, 58 Maple St., Middlebury, VT 05753. Be good!

 

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Sleepout raises $52K to aid local homeless

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — More than 50 people braved the elements near Middlebury’s Otter Creek falls on the night of Dec. 1 for the fifth annual “Sleep Out to end Homelessness,” an overnight camping event that raised more than $52,000 to support housing programs helping people who have no shelter.

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All aboard for Sheldon Museum's model train exhibit

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Elsie Lynn Parini



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MIDDLEBURY — There’s something wonderfully old school about trains at the holiday season. It’s a time to dig out the heavy, metal locomotives, set up the rails, connect the circuits, and let the trains chug faithfully around the tree, circling presents and mesmerizing the cat. Forget screen time, trains are good ol’ fashioned toys.

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Winter items for sale at Granville Grange, Dec. 8

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



GRANVILLE — The Moss Glen Grange will be having a winter coat, hat and mitten sale on Saturday, Dec. 8 and Sunday, Dec. 9, from 9 a.m.-noon, at the Moss Glen Grange Hall at 82 Post Office Hill Road. Organizers are accepting donations of winter apparel for the sale. Anyone with donations can leave them at the drop-off box at the Granville General Store. For more information call 802-767-4600.

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Planned Parenthood gets $15K health care grant

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Planned Parenthood of Northern New England (PPNNE) recently received a threeyear, $15,000 grant from the Walter Cerf Community Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation to provide high-quality, affordable sexual and reproductive health care to women, men, and teens in Addison County.

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Vergennes police honored for going above and beyond

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — Vergennes Police Chief George Merkel at last week’s city council meeting handed out Meritorious Service Awards to members of his department for heroism, compassion, the successful investigation of a crime spree, and dedication to traffic safety. Merkel also publicly promoted a veteran officer. 

Probably the most dramatic recognition went to Officer Mark Stacey, who this spring ran into the United Technologies Corp. Building on Panton Road after an explosion. 

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Church seeks help fighting hunger in Haiti

Posted on December 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Memorial Baptist Church in Middlebury is partners with the organization Hope Changes Everything (hopechangeseverything.net), sending a small team to Grand Goave, Haiti, about every other year since the massive earthquake of 2010. Several members of the church sponsor children in Haiti. 

Supporting and serving (alongside a local Haitian representative) in Grand Goave — helping to build houses, staffing Children’s Day — is the church’s primary foreign mission outreach. 

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