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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.
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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.
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July 5th

Letter to the editor: Infrastructure for bikes can pay off

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Randy Kritkausky



I welcome the wake-up call editorial in the June 25 Addison Independent concerning “missed opportunities” surrounding the area’s support of biking. I appreciate the efforts of local citizens who seek to work within the current constraints.

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Letter to the editor: How is wealth really shared?

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Mike Sommers



For a couple of weeks I’ve been thinking about the excellent June 11 letter to the editor by Margaret Eaton of New Haven regarding littering and tourist dollars. Well said!

But something is niggling at me. The oft-repeated assumption that tourism helps all Vermonters has been niggling at me.

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Letter to the editor: Area farmers donated surplus food to those in need

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Lily Bradburn



Did you know that in 2017 Addison County farmers donated 32,000 pounds of local fruits, vegetables, eggs, meat, and cheese to HOPE? This generosity was made possible through our Local Food Access program, which seeks to bridge the gap between the surplus produce available from local farms and the need for more nutritious fruits and vegetables among low-income households.

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Eagle standout Kim Brewer Griger to enter hall of fame

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



GORHAM, Maine — Former Mount Abraham Union High School and University of Southern Maine track and field standout Kim Brewer Griger has been selected for induction into the Little East Conference Hall of Fame.

Brewer Griger, a 2001 Mount Abe graduate and 2005 USM alum, will be formally inducted on Oct. 14 at the Italian Heritage Center in Portland, Maine.

She is one of 11 in the conference’s 2018 Hall of Fame class. Members are nominated by their alma maters and voted upon by the league’s eight athletic directors.

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Locals named girls' lax stars

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Thirteen members of the Middlebury Union and Vergennes-Mount Abraham cooperative girls’ lacrosse teams earned Division I or II postseason honors.

Seven of the D-I champion Tigers were named D-I all-state players. Four seniors earned first-team recognition: defender Keagan Dunbar, goalie Raven Payne, and midfielders Isabel Rosenberg and Satchel McLaughlin.

Three juniors, attacker/midfielder Ada Anderson, attacker Emily Laframboise and defender/midfielder Lacey Greenamyre received second-team honors.

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Legion baseball falls in road doubleheader

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



ST. ALBANS — The Addison County American Legion team dropped a road doubleheader to defending Vermont champion Franklin County on Saturday, 7-0 and 7-6, including a painful second-game setback in which host FC scored six times in the bottom of the seventh to rally for the win.

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Professional tennis set for Stowe return

Posted on July 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



STOWE — Professional tennis returns to Vermont for its second year as the Stowe Mountain Lodge Classic hosts some of the top men's tennis players just a week before the US Open in New York. The eight-player exhibition event will be hosted at the Spruce Peak and Stowe Mountain Lodge, Aug. 19–22.

New for 2018, the Stowe Mountain Lodge Classic will intensify the competition by awarding $35,000 in prize money, and will also expand its draw from six to eight players, bringing fans more talent and more matches to enjoy. 

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