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Support group for adults with ADHD to begin meeting May 11

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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NEW HAVEN — A support group for adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, better known as ADHD, is forming. It will hold its first meeting on Thursday, May 11, from 6-30-8:30 p.m., in New Haven at 87 Rivers Bend Road (the Sapphire Center building).

Adults with ADHD or those close to someone with ADHD are welcome to attend.

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Gardener Charlie Nardozzi to speak at the Bixby library May 17

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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VERGENNES — Join fellow gardeners on Wednesday, May 17, at the Bixby Library in Vergennes for a special spring evening focusing on how you can optimize your garden’s edible yield and beautiful look.

Gardener and VPR personality Charlie Nardozzi will be at Bixby Library to talk about his favorite landscape edibles and share techniques on how to integrate them into your gardens and landscape. Be sure to bring your own gardening questions and challenges, as there will be a Q&A session following his presentation. The talk starts at 7 p.m.

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Middlebury Rail Bridge Project: How it came about, critical concerns and options

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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County youth win firefighter scholarships

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The Addison County Firefighters Association Scholarship Committee has announced that Courtney Morin, Alyson Gebo, Zachary Gebo, and Delaynah Leavitt were recently chosen to receive scholarships awarded to local students. The scholarships are in the amount on $500 each.

The scholarships were acknowledged in Ferrisburgh on April 19, at the association’s quarterly dinner and meeting. These awards are given annually to children of firefighters, or students who are pursuing a college education in a fire-related field.

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Eliza Eaton joins a Bristol-area real estate firm

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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BRISTOL — The Real Estate Company of Vermont recently hired Realtor Eliza Benton as a new salesperson specializing in residential property in Addison and southern Chittenden counties.

“We are honored to have Eliza join our growing agency. Danelle (Birong) and I feel that Eliza brings a positive energy that our customers and clients will appreciate as well as extensive knowledge of Addison County,” said Jill Fraga, Broker/Owner of The Real Estate Company of Vermont, which is located on Main Street in Bristol.

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In high school baseball: Commodore pitcher shuts out Eagles; Tigers knock off Lakers

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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ADDISON COUNTY — Vergennes picked up two wins, including one at Mount Abraham, and Middlebury broke into the win column in local high school baseball late last week.

VUHS OVER EAGLES

At Mount Abe on Thursday, VUHS senior hurler Hunter O’Connor tossed a five-hit shutout, allowing one walk while striking out 11 as the Commodores defeated the Eagles, 8-0. The win evened the Commodores’ record at 4-4 and gave them a season’s sweep over county rivals MUHS and Mount Abe.

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In high school softball: Local teams tally wins

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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ADDISON COUNTY — The Mount Abraham Union High School softball team topped rival Vergennes to highlight games late last week, while in other action Middlebury knocked off a previously unbeaten Division I foe and VUHS picked up a win.

EAGLES SWEEP

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MUHS girls' tennis splits matches

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Union High School girls’ tennis team split a pair of matches late last week and is 2-2 for the season. The Tigers won at Harwood, 5-2, on Thursday, but lost at home to BFA-St. Albans, 5-2, on Saturday.

Tiger No. 1 Claire Wulfman won both her matches, both in three sets, winning two tiebreakers each time.

Tiger No. 1 doubles teams also won twice. On Thursday, Monroe Cromis and Amelia Ingersoll won in straight sets, and on Saturday Ingersoll teamed up with Nora Roberts to win in a tiebreaker after splitting two sets.

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Tiger boys' tennis breaks into win column

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



ST. ALBANS — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ tennis team defeated host St. Albans on Saturday, 6-1, to break into the win column. MUHS also dropped a 4-3 decision at Harwood on Thursday and are 1-2 after a Friday match vs. North Country was postponed.

Tiger No. 1 Ziven McCarty won both of his matches in straight sets, as did Tiger No. 3 Jesse Rubin. Also winning twice was the No. 2 doubles team of Drew Kiernan and Sam Daly, in straight sets on Saturday and in three sets vs. Harwood.

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Area teams show mixed results in boys' lacrosse action

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
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ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school boys’ lacrosse action in the latter half of last week, Mount Abraham/Vergennes won on the road, Middlebury split two games, and Otter Valley lost at home.

EAGLES

The Eagles improved to 2-3 with a 16-7 win at Randolph. Max Ratti-Bicknell scored five times, Ryan Rougier and Owein LaBarr added four goals apiece and two assists each, Phoenix King contributed two goals, and Eagle goalie Patrick Davison stopped 11 shots. Belial Mazella made seven saves for the Ghosts.

TIGERS

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