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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($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_argument::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_argument.inc on line 917.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($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.
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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_argument_many_to_one.inc on line 35.
  • 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_argument_many_to_one.inc on line 35.
  • 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.

Smiley students

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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VUHS STUDENTS ENJOY the Commodore boys’ basketball team’s performance on Thursday, when VUHS defeated visiting Fairfax, 58-52, and many community members and Commodore alumni flocked to the gym to pay respects to recently deceased VUHS coach and school-based clinician Peter Quinn.

Photo by Kristine Kirkaldy

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Defensive stance

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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VUHS JUNIOR JOSIAS Salomao eyes a Fairfax ballhandler during the Commodores’ 58-52 victory on Thursday. Salomao helped spark a strong VUHS defensive effort in the game with seven steals.

Photo by Kristine Kirkaldy

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Car full of hope

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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G-STONE MOTORS in Middlebury recently organized a local toy drive to increase the inventory in HOPE’s free Holiday Shop. The shop helps local families in need celebrate the holidays. Every person who donated a toy at G-Stone was entered in a raffle. The raffle winner, a young girl, donated half of her winnings to HOPE.

Photo courtesy HOPE

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Night Fires illuminates Town Hall Theater

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — Theatre Group, Ltd’s annual winter solstice pageant or mystery play will this year, as in many performances past, be a song of celebration for the earth and all who live upon it. The performance will take place at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

With a winding tale held together by a spider who once was a woman and a man who is also a bear and then is a man once more, music and songs from all around the globe create a web of magic and wild mystery, of humor and pathos, within which the spoken words unfold.

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WomenSafe names new board members

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — WomenSafe recently announced the election of three new members to its board of directors. New board members are Chelsea Colby, Elaine Orozco Hammond and Ellen Whelan-Wuest. In welcoming the three new board members WomenSafe Executive Director Kerri Duquette-Hoffman said “They each have unique skills, and diverse experiences that will enrich our board and the entire organization.”

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Brandon hosts Moonlight Madness Dec. 20

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRANDON — Brandon’s Moonlight Madness will continue this Thursday, Dec. 20,  from 4-8 p.m.  The Brandon Artists Guild will have several juried artists  demonstrating: Wenda Curtis and Jill Listzwan will be giving a 15 minute hands-on workshop on making a copper star for your home; Ashley Wolff will be signing her children’s books; and Stacey Stanhope Dundon will be demonstrating her decorating technique on pottery. There will be a wrapping station to wrap the gifts purchased in the gallery and some warm mulled cider to keep you warm.

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Panelists link food and cultural updating at 'Nourishing the Change'

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — How do we nourish change in agriculture and culture? Five experts approached the question with a blend of philosophy and science at a recent panel discussion that culminated a Middlebury College class that also interrogated that issue.

Aubrey Streit Krug, director of EcoSphere studies at The Land Institute in Salina, Kan., moderated a wide-ranging discussion that dovetailed with students’ classroom investigations into the “Perennial Turn,” a shift toward sustainable practices and thinking.

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Platt Memorial Library receives public programming grant

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SHOREHAM — The Platt Memorial Library in Shoreham is one of 100 libraries in the country that has been awarded a Revisiting the Founding Era Grant. The grant is designed to promote public programming and community conversations that explore America’s founding and its enduring themes.

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Officials recommend safety first when snowmobiling

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



RUTLAND — With additional snow expected in the coming weeks, the U.S. Forest Service is looking forward to a successful snowmobile season and wants to encourage all riders to put safety first.

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Keep carbon monoxide out of your home

Posted on December 17, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BURLINGTON — The news this week that a malfunctioning boiler in a Vermont apartment building led to dangerously elevated levels of carbon monoxide is an important reminder for Vermonters to make sure they know how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning. The alarm from a carbon monoxide detector in the basement helped to prevent a possible tragedy.

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