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College community chorus sets 2018 season schedule

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College Community Chorus begins a new season preparing for the ensemble’s annual Thanksgiving concerts. This year’s theme is “A Song Arising.”

The chorus will depict the power of music in our lives with a number of works composed during the past twelve years. They include “Earth Song” by Frank Ticheli, “The Song Arising” by Frank Martin and “Alway Something Sings” by Dan Forrest.

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New 'blockchain' law could create new jobs

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Xander Landen of VTDigger.org



Lawmakers, the governor and Vermont business leaders hope a newly minted law will make Vermont a hotspot for blockchain technology and companies that want to use it.

The law, which took effect in July, creates a new type of business entity, “blockchain-based limited liability companies,” for entrepreneurs and companies who want to prioritize and create custom governance structures tailored to the technology.

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Storymatters starts new season Sept. 10

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — When there is a gathering, and stories start to fly, we might assume that everyone is present and engaged. But that is not always so. Some persons are hesitant, or shy, or feel under pressure to come up with a story. Some simple checks with each other may bear out this reality.

Here we put forth an idea that surfaced in conversations between folks in “Storymatters,” a local story telling group, and Ilsley Library staff. We invite you to test it with us. For now we will call it “Storytelling for Listeners.”

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Folklife Center exhibit explores Vermont's grassroots food movement

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Four years ago, Vermont Folklife Center researchers Greg Sharrow and Andy Kolovos began fieldwork to explore the grassroots 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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WomenSafe offers volunteer training

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — WomenSafe, an Addison County nonprofit organization working to prevent, address and end dating, domestic, intimate-partner and sexual violence are accepting applications for their Annual Volunteer Training.

The training is ideal for those with a desire to help to make this community a more just and safe place to live, or looking for a rewarding volunteer experience. The comprehensive and dynamic training opportunity is scheduled to start on  Saturday Sept. 22. WomenSafe is encouraging community members to apply  now.

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2018 Addison County Field Days results

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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Children's barnyard

Dairy conformation

Dairy fitting and showmanship

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Leicester news for August 30

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — The Leicester Historical Society is sponsoring Prize Bingo on Saturday, Sept. 8, at 1 p.m. at the Senior Center at the Four Corners. Refreshments available and all are welcome.

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Lincoln news for August 30

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LINCOLN — Lincoln Community School is back in session and will be holding  opening assembly on Friday, Aug. 31 at 8:15 a.m. in the multi-purpose room. This is a great opportunity to welcome new teachers and students, hear about upcoming events, and see what’s in store for the new school year. All are invited to attend.

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Bob Russell takes over Eagle boys' soccer team

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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BRISTOL — Mount Abraham Union High School administrators did not have to look far and wide for a new program head when boys’ soccer coach Mike Corey stepped down last winter after leading the program since 1995.

New varsity coach Bob Russell, a Mount Abe middle school social studies teacher, was not a surprising choice: He had coached the Eagle boys’ junior varsity team for several years, and before then the 8th-grade boys for several more.

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Karl Lindholm: Imperfect perfection — it ain't fair!

Posted on August 30, 2018 |
By Karl Lindholm



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Imagine this baseball game:

The first batter of the game walks on four pitches. The pitcher who issued the walk is outraged by the umpire’s calls. They exchange words and the pitcher charges the plate and punches the umpire in the face, whereupon he is summarily ejected from the game.

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