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Listen and learn about Vermont's musical ladies at the DAR museum

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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This Saturday, singer and researcher Linda Radtke along with pianist Arthur Zorn will present an hour of music and history, celebrating the contributions of Vermont women to the traditions of parlor songs, women’s club music contests and social reform efforts. The concert will take place at the John Strong DAR Mansion Museum in Addison at 1 p.m.

Oceana Judah, Diane Martin, Edwina Flint and Helen Hartness Flanders (pictured below) represent the richness and invention of the female composers included in the sheet music collection of the Vermont Historical Society.

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By the way for August 16

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



Homeward Bound, the Humane Society of Addison County, is creating its own “Little Pet Food Pantry,” stocked with donated food that can be used by folks without enough resources to adequately feed their beloved four-legged companions. With that in mind, Homeward Bound is seeking donation of a sturdy glass-front hutch to use for its pantry. The nonprofit will replace the glass with plexiglass, so it’s OK if the glass is damaged. If you have one to sell or donate, please email pictures and info to [email protected]

 

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Lincoln news for August 16

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LINCOLN — “A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life” - Henry Ward Beecher.

Check out the upcoming events at the Lincoln Library: Elderly Services will be visiting on Tuesday, Aug. 21, from 10:45-11:15 a.m. The summer reading program concludes with an end of summer celebration on Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 10-11:30 a.m. There will be snacks and drawings for prizes as well as an opportunity to make a pencil gnome.

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2018 Addison County Field Days results: Dairy conformation

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



NEW HAVEN — The following are the results in the 4-H Dairy Conformation competition held on Aug. 7.

SPRING CALF

Brown Swiss: 1. Shelburne Double-Dare Yvette, Whitney Pidgeon. 2. Perry Brook Seaman Kargo, Morgan White. 3. Perry Brook Sanctify Milky Way, Taryn Burns. 4. Shelburne Bodacious Shirley, Noa Sauve.

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2018 Addison County Field Days results: Dairy fitting and showmanship

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
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NEW HAVEN — The following are the results in the 4-H Dairy Showmanship and Fitting competition on Aug. 9.

Junior Division, 11 year olds: 1. Taylor Marchand. 2. Casey Calzini. 3. Mason Livingston. 4. Natalie Atkins. 5. Brailey Livingston. 6. Dylan Mason. 7. Emma Oliver. 8. Evan Rakowski.

Junior Division, 10 year olds: 1. Ruby Hubbell. 2. Whitney Pidgeon. 3. Lia Calzini.

Junior Division, 9 year olds: 1. Samuel Luis. 2. Calvin Almeida. 3. Joseph Mason.

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2018 Addison County Field Days results: Open dairy

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



NEW HAVEN — The following are the first-place winners in the Open Dairy competition for Division I, Holsteins, Brown Swiss and Guernseys, on Wednesday, Aug. 8. The event was also the Vermont State Brown Swiss Show.

HOLSTEIN

Spring calf: 1. Premier-View Awesome Twizzler, Tyler Slack/Robeth Holsteins. 2. UVM CREAM Bailey Austin, UVM-CREAM. 3. AN-NA Roy Piper, Andrew Lester.

Winter calf: 1. Four Hills Avan Juliette, Megan Hill. 2. Maple Downs D B Alexa, Taylor Bigelow. 3. Robeth Defiant Spice, Dylan Slack/Robeth Holsteins.

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Another dairy farm is conserved

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
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HINESBURG — Organic dairy farmers Joe and Emily Donegan are thrilled to now own farmland in Joe’s hometown of Hinesburg. They were able to buy the 258-acre property because the O’Neil family conserved the land with the Vermont Land Trust, which made it more affordable for Joe and Emily.

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Leicester campers learn to cook and bake

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
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LEICESTER — The Summer Alive! Camp at Leicester School held their first ever baking championship on Tuesday, July 31. Inspired by Leicester alumni Adam Young, who won Best Baker in America this spring on the Food Network show of the same name, the camp decided to hold its own baking show.

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Conservation and heritage grant money is offered

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
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GRAND ISLE — The Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership (CVNHP) seeks proposals for projects to protect, restore, interpret, and showcase the historical resources and cultural heritage of the Champlain Valley.

The CVNHP anticipates awarding over $100,000 across four grant categories:

•  Conservation & Community Grants of up to $7,500 will showcase and interpret the Conservation & Community theme of the CVNHP Management Plan.

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Armwrestlers put the hammer down at Field Days

Posted on August 16, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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NEW HAVEN — The competitive juices were flowing in the Show Tent at the fairgrounds this past Friday night as 161 entrants paired off, grasped hands and wrestled.

Athletes from four states — Vermont, New York, Maine and Massachusetts — and Canada contended in the annual Addison County Fair and Field Days armwrestling competition.

Tournament Director Bill Sinks, backed up by Jennifer Devoid, Jen Fitzsimmons and Kayla Jackson running the brackets, ran a tight tournament. Sinks was joined by George Sheldrick on referee duties.

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