Video: Dustin Apgar becomes part of the sky

www.youtube.com/watch?v=epBowB9qit8 Lincoln’s Dustin Apgar died on March 27 while paramotoring in the sky near his home in Arizona. He was 41. Christopher Ross made this video of the celebration of Apgar’s life organized and hosted by his best friend growing up, Randy Russell. 

Video: Bread & Puppet in Middlebury

www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QTT0sMq9Uk MIDDLEBURY — Last week the iconic Vermont political puppetry troupe Bread & Puppet Theater performed in Middlebury’s Marble Works. Hannah Laga Abram captured these highlights from the show.

Video: The Great Bristol Outhouse Race 2021

youtu.be/ncxqIf0Z-yk BRISTOL — Despite dreary weather — and the tail end of a pandemic that almost canceled the event last year — the 44th annual outhouse race went on in Bristol. For the second year in a row, Kris Perlee hosted the race on Elm St … (read more)

Video: Gypsy moths in Monkton

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uafh5Z7CZLc&t=1s MONKTON — David Brynn, executive director of Vermont Family Forests, recently gave the Addison Independent a guided tour of a section of Little Hogback Community Forest that is particularly inundated with L … (read more)

Video: Meet Miss Vermont

www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9cZajAPc6k MIDDLEBURY — The newly crowned Miss Vermont, 22-year-old Danielle Morse, grew up in New Haven and now lives in Whiting. She has been a firefighter since she was 15 and just graduated from Castleton University’s … (read more)

Video: The THT Bee

www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzDHB6aALjM MIDDLEBURY — A very large bee was hoisted up to the top of Town Hall Theater in downtown Middlebury earlier this week. It represents the theater’s theme for its inaugural outdoor season: pollination.

Video: Bundle Market

youtu.be/nSSKX_BQCXc MIDDLEBURY — On a sunny day in early May, folks emerged from the pandemic winter to enjoy the first of two outdoor markets in downtown Middlebury hosted by Bundle and Town Hall Theater. There was a food truck, local vendors an … (read more)

Video: How to charge an electric vehicle

youtu.be/RwUZmEjBc2I As part of our spring auto feature on electric vehicles in Vermont, Fran Putnam shows what it looks like to charge up her Nissan Leaf. 

Video: How to book a COVID-19 vaccination appointment online

www.youtube.com/watch?v=4baPyZvfiz4&feature=emb_title VERMONT — Folks 75 and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine in Vermont. Not sure how to make your appointment online? This video from the Vermont Department of Health will guide you … (read more)

Video: Amanda Gorman reads her inauguration poem

www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZ055ilIiN4 Twenty-two-year-old poet Amanda Gorman read her poem, “The Hill We Climb” at the inauguration of President Joe Biden on January 20, 2021.  

A snowy day

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9870rO1Ug_8 Out in the neighborhood on a snow day in Middlebury.

Video: The CocoaPort

www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9dsVU7vE3Q&fbclid=IwAR0RCI8c_eBcs5ZmSRt_S2pb6T5wIbNKJtzhILaPweogl7tWvb6YLlx23i4 The weekend before Christmas, Addison Independent digital editor Megan James and her family hosted a physically distant holiday extravaganza t … (read more)

Video: All lit up

youtu.be/qzL9Z438AkI Buttolph Acres is all lit up for the holidays. Enjoy this tour through the Middlebury neighborhood. Want to show off *your* holiday display — and win some local currency ($50 in Middlebury Money, Bristol Bucks or Vergennes Gre … (read more)

Video: Playing with fire in Middlebury

www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7et6kqvBRI MIDDLEBURY — Town Hall Theater brought Cirque de Fuego, a Vermont-based fire cirucs, to Merchants Row for a fiery outdoor performance as part of the Bundle Up Artisan Market.

Video: How to phone bank

youtu.be/q-bOR0XCAZs Phone banking for the election is easier than you think! Bristol resident Sarah Stott walks us through the process in this video by Marin Howell.

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