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Middlebury native wins rugged race and a $50,000 wedding

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Lisa Gosselin Lynn



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KILLINGTON — Rachel Corvington, 34, was on her way to the Spartan World Championship in Lake Tahoe in August when she heard about the Spartan Fittest Bride Challenge. First prize (a fully-catered wedding at Spartan founder Joe De Sena’s Riverside Farm) had a value of approximately $50,000.

That’s over three times what first place earned in cash and prizes ($15,000) at the Spartan World Championships.

Corvington, an elite racer who finished in the top 35 at the Worlds, thought she’d have a good shot at winning the race.

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Halloween is time for fun in Addison County

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Jessie Raymond



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ADDISON COUNTY — There is no shortage of Halloween activities going on in Addison County in the next week or so. From “trunk-or-treat” gatherings costume parades to story times, area children and their families will find something fun (or spooky) to do.

Coming up on Saturday, Oct. 24, the Vergennes Eagles will host a children’s Halloween party from 1-3 p.m. Children ages 1-10 are invited to come in costume to this free event, which includes a parade, games, crafts, goodie bags and temporary tattoos. Prizes will be handed out.

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Lisman opens up 'not the usual guy' campaign

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Jasper Craven of Vt. Digger



SHELDON — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bruce Lisman kicked off his campaign in the heart of dairy country Monday, portraying a bleak picture of a Vermont in need of an overhaul from a Montpelier outsider.

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Schoolchildren show their appreciation to city police

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



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VERGENNES — First- and second-graders of the Champlain Valley Christian School recently paid a visit to the Vergennes Police Department. They dropped off bags that included a “survival kit for law enforcement officers.”

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Local theater troup breathes life into a dysfunctional family in 'Gamma Rays'

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By David Weinstock



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MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury Actors Workshop’s fall production is an intensely lyrical American play, Paul Zindel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning “The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds.” Despite that sci-fi sounding title taken from the name of a science fair project, the play is about a New York family caught in poverty and despair.

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State moves freezer unit to Career Center

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) announces the transfer of its mobile flash freeze unit to the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center (PHCC) in Middlebury, under a long-term lease agreement. PHCC will utilize this innovative food processing tool to flash freeze locally grown fruits and vegetables for long-term storage, and will partner with Helping Overcome Poverty’s Effects (HOPE), also of Middlebury, to distribute frozen produce through the Addison County Food Shelf.

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Maple Landmark receives state recognition for employing workers with disabilities

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



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Outdoor Naturalist' to speak in New Haven

Posted on October 22, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



NEW HAVEN — The New Haven Conservation Commission, in partnership with the University of Vermont’s PLACE program, will offer an “Outdoor Naturalist” event on Saturday, Oct. 24, as part of the New Haven “Armchair Naturalist Series.” Local naturalist Craig Zondag will lead a public walk to explore mushrooms, birds and some other highlights of the Watershed Center’s public trails.

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Five-town fire departments to hold food drive

Posted on October 19, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — The Bristol Fire Department, in conjunction with the fire departments of Lincoln, Monkton, New Haven and Starksboro, will conduct a town-wide food drive on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m.-noon. The theme, once again, is “Help Us Fill the Firehouse.”

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ANESU takes steps to separate superintendent from the school district

Posted on October 19, 2015 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — At its meeting last Tuesday, Oct. 13, the Addison Northeast Supervisory Union school board took important steps toward hiring an interim superintendent.

The board had voted at its Sept. 29 meeting to reassign Superintendent David Adams’s duties to Assistant Superintendent Catrina DiNapoli, and she has been carrying out those duties and responsibilities ever since. The board chair said at that time that Adams “has been and continues to be on FMLA (Family and Medical Leave Act) leave,” but did not say when that leave started.

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