Faith Gong: Reflections on New Year’s fireworks

The noise — those booms and pops and sizzles — may ward off evil, but it’s also a perfect, primal way to commemorate all the emotions of the past year.

Letter to the editor: Middlebury fireworks appreciated

It was so good to see all the folks who turned out for Friday night’s New Year’s Eve fireworks in Middlebury.

Free NYE fireworks and skating for all

Thanks to the generous support from American Legion Post 27, New Year’s Eve fireworks and free ice skating will return again this year.

Letter to the editor: Fireworks show was a big hit

Hats off to the Town of Middlebury, the American Legion, and the Recreation Department for the wonderful fireworks display at the Recreation Park New Year’s Eve. It was excellent, and well attended. Ron Holmes Middlebury

Summer celebrations can often distress pets

Fireworks, barbecues and heat can be a dangerous trio for pets. As the state begins to ease COVID-19 restrictions, friends and family will begin to gather again and with the Fourth of July rapidly approaching, barbecues and fireworks may be on the agenda. … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Class of 2020 deserves some fireworks

This year, on account of school closings, high schoolers in the county will miss a traditional graduation celebration. School officials across the county are working hard to make the graduates’ day a memorable one despite current challenges. I’d like to a … (read more)