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Teenager Grady Brokaw dreams of service, joins the fire department

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



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LINCOLN — Grady Brokaw heard the stories and he was hooked.

“I had a friend and his dad who were on the fire department,” he said. “My interest in firefighting developed through them. I could imagine myself doing what they do, and then I got excited about it.”

As soon as he turned 15, Brokaw applied and was accepted as a fire cadet in the Lincoln Volunteer Fire Company. Last summer he attended the Vermont State Firefighters Association Cadet Academy in Pittsford, and now, at 17, he’s enjoying himself.

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'Growing food, growing farmers' now on view at Vt. Folklife Center

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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Four years ago, Vermont Folklife Center researchers Greg Sharrow and Andy Kolovos began fieldwork to explore the grass-roots food movement in Vermont. Taking a food systems approach, they interviewed farmers, distributors, agricultural support organizations and institutional buyers to better understand the contemporary cultures of farming in Vermont and the economic models that make agriculture viable today.

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Live music in Lincoln this weekend

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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LINCOLN — Want some local music? Lincoln is where it’s at this week. Check out the final Barn Concert of the season on Thursday, Sept. 6, or the Burnham Music Series on Saturday, Sept. 8, for some good ol’ tunes.
 

BARN CONCERT

Today, Thursday, Sept. 6, is the final Barn Concert of the season at Fred and Judi Danforth’s in Lincoln. Tim McKenzie will play the first set and Goose & Finch will play the second set.

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Salisbury news for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SALISBURY — Property tax bills have been mailed to all property owners in Salisbury. The first payment is due Oct. 5; you may pay the entire bill at that time or pay half and the second half in April. Payment may be mailed to the town treasurer, paid in person during regular office hours or dropped in the mail slot on the town office front door.

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Monkton news for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONKTON — If you are participating in the Vermont Reads program, there will be a book discussion about the book “Bread and Roses, Too,” this year’s selection for the Vermont Reads program, on Sunday, Sept. 9, at 2 p.m. at the East Monkton Church on 405 Church Road. The discussion will explore some of the themes of the book. For more information contact Candace at 453-7575 or e-mail her at [email protected].

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Lincoln news for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LINCOLN — This week’s column features announcements and upcoming events happening at the Lincoln Library. On Monday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m., the movie “Citizenfour” will be shown at the library. This 2014 film documents filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwood’s encounters with Edward Snowden as he provides them with evidence regarding illegal invasions of privacy by the National Security Agency (NSA). This event is hosted by Bridges.

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Ferrisburgh news for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



Sept. 1 and 15:  Ferrisburgh Grange King Pede card party 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 4 and 18: Ferrisburgh Town Selectboard meeting 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 7: First Friday Movie “A Quiet Place” Bixby 6:30 p.m.

Sept. 10: Ferrisburgh Central School PTO Meeting 6:15 p.m.

Sept. 16: The Quilt Code Myth Rokeby Museum 3 p.m.

Sept. 23: Secrets of Mt. Philo at Rokeby (not FHS offices) 3 p.m.

 

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By the way for Sept. 6

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



Are you a Bristol resident interested in helping shape the manner in which your town will grow in the future? Have you been looking for a way to serve your community? If the answer is “yes,” the town of Bristol invites you to apply for current openings on both the planning commission and zoning board of adjustment. For more information or to apply, send an email to [email protected] or [email protected], or call the town office at 453-2410.

 

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Waterfowl hunting weekend starts Sept. 29

Posted on September 6, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER — A youngster’s first hunt can mark the beginning of a lifelong passion for the outdoors and a commitment to wildlife conservation. There is no finer time to begin this journey than during Vermont’s upcoming youth waterfowl hunting weekend on Sept. 29 and 30.

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