July 22nd, 2013
A woman’s whole world gets flipped upside down when she finds she is pregnant. Aside from the obvious physiological changes in her body, she also faces mood change following a swing in hormones, plus new stresses and concerns about what is to come.
Even with a strong partner and other support systems, women can often feel alone in the process and uneasy about how to cope.
BRISTOL — A major restructuring of the Mount Abraham Union Middle School is in the works for the start of the 2014-2015 academic year, and school officials are seeking community members to form an advisory board as the changes are developed and implemented.
FERRISBURGH — Bixby Library in Vergennes invites the public to a special summertime event on Lake Champlain — titled “Books on the Boat” — this Friday evening, July 26. The Escape will depart from Basin Harbor Club in Ferrisburgh at 6 p.m. and will return at 7:30.
ORWELL — Few people know that the largest hospital built by Americans during the Revolutionary War was at Mount Independence in Orwell. The Mount Independence State Historic Site cranks up the time machine on Sunday, July 28, at 2 p.m. to explore the story of health and medicine during the revolution on Mount Independence with the program, “An Investigation Into the Revolutionary Mind: What Were You Thinking, Dr. Jonathan Potts?”
ADDISON — The managers of the Chimney Point, Vt., and Crown Point, N.Y., state historic sites will host a guided walk on Sunday, July 28, at 1 p.m., leaving from the Crown Point State Historic Site museum. Walkers should allow at least two hours. Walk leaders Tom Hughes and Elsa Gilbertson will take participants across and back on the bridge, and will show them the 9,000 years of human history at this important and beautiful location on Lake Champlain.
MIDDLEBURY — In 1983, the Middlebury Union High School boys’ basketball team shocked the Vermont sports world.
Despite an undefeated regular season, the Tigers were lightly regarded heading into the Division I playoffs. Almost all of their wins came against D-II teams, not against the D-I iron.