2020 Firefighter Awards

ADDISON COUNTY — In a normal year the Addison County Firefighters Association would hold its annual awards dinner at the Eagles Club in Ferrisburgh  in mid-January with more than 225 firefighters, the governor and many other special guests in attendance. But, as we all know too well, this year has been anything but normal. “As firefighters we are trained to react and adapt as  the situation presents itself, and in 2020 that is exactly what we did,” said Michael Donnelly, chairman of the ACFA Awards Committe … (read more)

Publications honored by New England press association

BOSTON — Addison Press made a very good showing in the Better Newspaper Contest at the New England Newspaper and Press Association annual convention in Boston this past weekend. The Middlebury newspaper and magazine group boasted 30 awards — including nin … (read more)

Middlebury Fire Dept. honors many for their service

MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Fire Department and Battell Hose Company held their joint annual awards dinner on Dec. 7, at the American Legion Post 27 in Middlebury. The dinner was attended by current, former, and life members of the Middlebury Fire Departm … (read more)