TikTok fad leads to school vandalism

A reckless social media challenge has culminated in damage to bathrooms at three Addison County schools.

Middlebury Police Log: American flags vandalized in alleged hate crime

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police responded to what they’re calling are a hate-oriented incident involving vandalism to a patriotic flag display for veterans at Canon Park off Main Street on July 3.Rotary Club officials said someone broke at least four of th … (read more)

Vandalism spiked as students prepared to leave Middlebury

This article first appeared in the Middlebury Campus. MIDDLEBURY — Faced with the sudden reality that their semesters would likely be ending, many Middlebury students spent their nights before the mandatory COVID-19-related evacuation earlier this month p … (read more)

Vandalism strikes Middlebury’s TAM

MIDDLEBURY/NEW HAVEN — Bummer. Who would do this? This is so wrong. Those were the thoughts that went through Laura Weylman Turner’s head Friday evening when during a run through the woods along the Trail Around Middlebury (TAM) and came upon a massive di … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Vandalism not fair to volunteers

A little over a week ago around the time the Addison Independent was being printed on July 4, several good citizens of the town had to go down to the railroad tracks to retrieve the flower boxes that were thrown from the pedestrian bridge running from the … (read more)