St. Stephen’s Church donates funds to many local causes

What would you do if given $150,000 to address critical needs in your community? St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Middlebury had to answer this question when given a generous, anonymous, one-time gift and a mission to make a difference. 

Peasant Market to fill Middlebury town green on Saturday

The members of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church are celebrating the 75th anniversary of their annual community fundraiser, Peasant Market, this year on Saturday, July 9, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Middlebury town green.

St. Stephen’s offers grants to community

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church of Middlebury is using money earned through its annual Peasant Market to offer grants to the community. 

Peasant Market to be held July 31

MIDDLEBURY — Many will be happy to hear that St Stephen’s Peasant Market is back and set for Saturday, July 31, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The members of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church weren’t sure that they could pull off their annual community fundraiser thi … (read more)

St. Stephens welcomes Rev. Olsson to the Middlebury church

MIDDLEBURY — This past Sunday, the first Sunday of Advent, members of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Middlebury welcomed their new priest, The Reverend Paul V. Olsson. How does one welcome a new priest during a pandemic? The congregation got creative a … (read more)

St. Stephen’s sets the mood with Advent concerts

MIDDLEBURY — Advent is observed by Christian churches as a season of waiting and preparation for the celebration of Christmas. Churches often hold special musical events during the season that stretches across the four Sundays leading up to Christmas. In … (read more)

Midd police struggle with homelessness surge

MIDDLEBURY — Increasing numbers of homeless folks seeking services in Middlebury are putting a strain on local police, who said they’re spending many hours responding to trespassing, assaults, disturbances and a variety of behavioral problems associated w … (read more)