‘Vermont: In the Country’ exhibit on view in Brandon

The Brandon Artists Guild welcomes all Vermont lovers to enjoy “Vermont: In the Country,” the second in a series of three all-member shows celebrating our favorite state. Inspired by rolling farmland, striking mountain views and quiet lake scenes, this show evokes the refreshing escape that the Vermont landscape can give us, spanning all mediums. The exhibit will run from May 6-July 10, with a mid-show reception open to the public and an opportunity to meet the artists on Friday, May 27, from 5-7 p.m. For m … (read more)

Union Cemetery Association Annual Meeting

The Union Cemetery Association Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 12th at 6pm at the Town Clerk’s Office at 3279 US-7, Ferrisburgh, VT 05456.

Laurel R. Jackson memorial service

PANTON — The family of Laurel Jackson, who died Sept. 20, 2021, invites you to join in a memorial service on Sunday, June 5, from noon to 3 p.m. We want to share the many great memories of our mother. We will be in the Paquette Building on the Addison Cou … (read more)

United Way: Invest and see the impact

When my wife, Maria, and I moved to Addison County in 2013, we wholeheartedly adopted our new home and the life that came with it.

Profiles in Community 2021

Click any of the businesses below to see their Community Profile. Click here to see a full PDF version of this year’s Profiles in Community section!3 Squares Cafe, 7 South Sandwich Company, Addison County Chamber of Commerce, Addison County Commission Sal … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Governor and Legislature must honor pension deal

I believe that education is the foundation to building a democratic society. Education that involves not just math, reading and writing skills, but education to think critically about systems and structures that construct society. I believe well-educated, … (read more)

State offers grants for digitization of land records

MONTPELIER — Vermont’s municipal offices that have been effected by COVID-19 closures now have an opportunity to digitize their municipal land records, under a grant program created under a new law. The Vermont Legislature passed Act 137 of 2020 to distri … (read more)

Governor loosens restrictions on outdoor recreation

VERMONT — “Everyone is just glad to be out and playing golf,” said Derrick Cram, business manager of the Ralph Myhre Golf Course in Middlebury on a sunny afternoon this week. For many it was the first time out this season. And, of course, it was not becau … (read more)

Religious Services

  RELIGIOUS SERVICES NOTE: Plans may change. Contact your pastor for more information.   Addison ADDISON COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH. All services conducted via Zoom until further notice. Go to Facebook page for link. Addison four corners, Routes 22A and 17. … (read more)

Town meeting results: Ripton

RIPTON — Ripton residents at their town meeting approved all the articles on their warning, including two advisory referenda that suggested local residents be given more of a say in the election of their local school directors and potential future closure … (read more)


Thursday, May 6 Red Cross blood donation in Brandon. Thursday, May 6, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Brandon Congregational Church, 1 Carver St. Schedule an appointment now to give blood and make it a summer full of life for patients. Appointments can be made by down … (read more)

Winter Coloring Contest

Click on the link below for the printable version of the Winter Coloring Contest.

Russ Reilly Memorial Service

MIDDLEBURY — A celebration of life will be held for Russ Reilly on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 3 p.m., at Mead Chapel. Reception following in Pepin Gym.  

Crysta Lee Rainey Steady, 44, of New Haven

NEW HAVEN — Crysta Lee Rainey Steady, 44, passed away unexpectedly Aug. 2, 2019 at UVM Porter Medical Center in Middlebury. She was born Sept. 25, 1974, in Middlebury and graduated from Vergennes Union High School in 1995. Crysta Lee was an L.N.A. and wor … (read more)

Harriett Blanche Purinton Brown, 100, of Lincoln

LINCOLN — Harriett Blanche Purinton Brown, 100, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019, at University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. She was born April 10, 1919, in Buels Gore, Vt., the daughter of Lewis and Lucy (Tucker) Purinton.  Hattie lived in B … (read more)