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CRISPR: Why you should care about gene editing

Posted on June 13, 2019 |
By Students in Chem 0322 at Middlebury College



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With the expansive genome sequencing of humans, animals and plants, researchers now have access to information that would allow specific manipulation of gene sequences. Using CRISPR technology, selected genes can be altered. This has incredible implications for the future of humanity as well as our ecosystems and earth as we know it.

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Leicester receives invasive species grant

Posted on June 13, 2019 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER —The town of Leicester has been awarded a $29,970 grant from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to help control invasive species on Lake Dunmore and Fern Lake, which are located in the towns of Leicester and Salisbury. The control program is coordinated and operated by the Lake Dunmore/Fern Lake Association.

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Vergennes Police Log: Man served no-trespass order

Posted on June 13, 2019 |
By Addison Independent



VERGENNES — Vergennes police worked with Rutland police last week to deal with a Rutland man that police allege was making himself an unwanted presence at the Valley Vista facility on Alden Place.

City police said Rutland police on June 5 issued a no-trespass order to the man, who they allege was also creating a disturbance by phone at the mental-health care operation, which helps young women deal with substance-abuse and/or self-harm issues.

In other incidents between June 3 and 9, Vergennes police:

On June 4:

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Middlebury Police Log: Police respond to domestic issues

Posted on June 13, 2019 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Ashlee L. Hathorn, 24, of Salisbury for retail theft and driving with a suspended license, following an investigation at the Hannaford Supermarket on June 8.

In other action last week, Middlebury police:

•Placed, into the protective custody of Porter Hospital for mental health counseling, a man who had allegedly been involved in a domestic disturbance at a Jayne Court home on June 3.

•Responded to a noise complaint at a Case Street residence on June 3.

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Middlebury closes in on $228K grant to help downtown

Posted on June 10, 2019 |
By John Flowers



MIDDLEBURY — The citizens’ group Neighbors Together — which has been working on ideas to help downtown Middlebury weather the 2019-2021 construction storm that will come from the replacement of the Main Street and Merchants Row bridges — announced Friday, June 7 it had landed a $228,750 state grant to promote and market affected businesses during the big dig disruption.

“Clearly, we are pleased,” said Nancy Malcolm, a leader of Neighbors Together. “A lot of work was put into this (grant application) by a lot of people.”

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Vergennes farmers market to reopen after two years

Posted on June 10, 2019 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — After a two-year hiatus, the Vergennes Farmers Market official returns to the city green this Thursday.

The market, featuring about 20 vendors, will open for its regular hours of 3 to 6:30 p.m. on the green and will do business every Thursday through Oct. 10, exclusive of July 4.

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Mary Hogan wins solar array in "Way to Go!" competition

Posted on June 10, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — “Way to go” is a compliment one might not hear that often — unless you’re a student at elementary schools in Middlebury, Bristol and Vergennes.

Mary Hogan and Bristol Elementary students placed second and third, respectively, out of 76 schools that competed in this year’s Way to Go! Challenge, a voluntary, incentive-based, recognition program to help students adopt healthier and more environmentally sensitive transportation habits. Schools are awarded points based on their Way to Go! activities during the academic year.

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Buxton's Store in Orwell to expand offerings

Posted on June 10, 2019 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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ORWELL — In early 2017 when Andy Buxton became the second generation to run Orwell’s Buxton’s Store, he said he planned to “amp up the deli and meat collection,” become a “destination craft beer and wine store,” and expand its pre-prepared food offerings.

About two-and-a-half years later Buxton has successfully checked those items off the list, and he said, exceeded the store’s financial projections by expanding catering as well.

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New Haven sixth-graders build a makerspace

Posted on June 10, 2019 |
By Christopher Ross



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NEW HAVEN — Just inside the door of a Beeman Elementary School classroom, three sixth-graders knelt on an outer-space-themed rug, sorting Lego bricks, wheels and electronic controllers for a design challenge. In the opposite corner a busy bread machine gave the table it sat on the shivers.

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