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May 9th, 2016

A new exhibit turns everyday objects into valuable 'ArtiFacts'

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — At first glance, most of the items being collected for the latest exhibit at Town Hall Theater’s Jackson Gallery look quite pedestrian.

A bottle of water.

An inexpensive Chinese lantern.

An old leather vest.

A small, crocheted angel.

A far cry from the distinguished portraits, vivid watercolors and delicate craftwork often on display at the Jackson Gallery.

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Commodore boys' lax team rides surge of intensity to overwhelm Otters

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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BRANDON — Intensity was the word after Saturday’s Division III high school boys’ lacrosse game at Otter Valley, in which visiting Vergennes took charge after a 5-5 first half to win, 13-7.

VUHS coach Ed Cook said the Commodores came out of the break ready to play, and that’s why they outscored OV, 6-0, in the third period.

“We talked at halftime about coming out with intensity. Our defense was incredible in the second half,” Cook said.

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Eagle baseball outlasts Otter Valley

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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BRISTOL — Two Division II high school baseball teams fresh off their first wins met in Bristol on Friday, and it was host Mount Abraham that made it two in a row, holding off Otter Valley, 8-5.

The Eagles (2-6) built a 6-1 lead through three innings, but saw the Otters rally against Eagle sophomore starter Dustin Whitcomb in the fourth and fifth to pull to within 6-5.

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Ediorial: Session's end, public gains

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Angelo S. Lynn



As the legislative session wrapped up this past Saturday, the governor’s scorecard was mixed: he failed to get his two signature initiatives of this session signed into law (legalizing marijuana and divesting from coal-related industries), but several other initiatives passed that he also championed.

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Well-known public servant returns after extended medical leave

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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MONKTON — Back on Feb. 18, at about 6 a.m., calls went out to the Monkton Fire Department, Vergennes Area Rescue Squad and Vermont State Police: A car had gone off Hollow Road in Monkton and hit a tree.

According to state police, the driver had “suffered a medical event” and lost control of his vehicle.

That driver was well-known public servant Ken Wheeling, for 40 years the Monkton town moderator and zoning administrator; he also in recent years handled the zoning job in Ferrisburgh and Waltham.

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Opinion: Hearing beyond hearing, seeing beyond seeing

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Susan Jefts



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Middlebury boys' tennis moves to 7-0

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ tennis team defeated visiting Montpelier, 5-2, on Saturday to complete a 3-0 week and improve to 7-0.

The Tigers’ remaining three matches come against teams they have defeated, putting an undefeated regular season within reach. Earlier last week, the Tigers defeated host North Country, 5-0, on Wednesday, and host U-32, 4-3, on Tuesday.

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In high school baseball: Otter Valley, Eagles earn first wins

Posted on May 9, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Mount Abraham topped Vergennes for its first win of the spring to highlight local high school baseball action in the latter half of last week. In other games, Otter Valley also picked up its first win, and Middlebury dropped a home contest.

The Eagles also hosted the Otters on Friday; see story.

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