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MIDDLEBURY — UVM Health Network Porter Medical Center Board Chair Maureen McLaughlin has announced that Porter’s President, Dr....
FERRISBURGH — Rep. Warren Van Wyck, R-Ferrisburgh, has decided to postpone his legislative retirement plans. The three-term incumbent...
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Party in the street
A PORTION OF Main Street in Middlebury was closed last Wednesday for the town’s second annual Block Party and Midd Night Stroll. Sod was rolled out across the Battell...
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Sweet deal
THE SECOND ANNUAL Middlebury Block Party featured fun, free food, like cotton candy spun by Larry Yarbrough. Independent photo/Trent Campbell
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Digging it
NEW THIS YEAR at Middlebury's second annual Block Party and Midd Night Stroll was an excavator provided by the rail/bridge project construction team. Eli Masterson...
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Wednesday in the park with Nora
ALLISON SAWYER OF Middlebury sits with her 14-month-old daughter, Nora, on the grassy park created in the middle of Main Street for last Wednesday’s Middlebury Block...
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That's a wrap!
AT THE END of the Block Party in Middlebury last week, a team of community volunteers joined workers from Carpeter and Costin and the Saratoga Sod Farm to roll up the sod...
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Raise her up
MEMBERS OF TOWN Hall Theater's Young Company carry Sophie Pope McCright during a rehearsal last week for "The Glass Menagerie." The play runs at THT Aug. 21...
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Everything seems to happen to music
ABAGAIL STAFFORD TAKES center stage during a rehearsal last week for "The Glass Menagerie," the classic Tennessee Williams play, which runs at Town Hall Theater...
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Precious
SOPHIE POPE MCCRIGHT and Jack DesBois share a moment on stage during a rehearsal last week for "The Glass Menagerie." The show opens at Town Hall Theater on...
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How beautiful it is...
AMANDA KEARNS REHEARSES a scene from "The Glass Menagerie" last week. She is part of Town Hall Theater's Young Company, which will perform the show on Aug. 21...
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Practice makes perfect
TIM HANSEN AND Abigail Stafford rehearsing a scene from Tennessee Williams' classic play "The Glass Menagerie" last week. The show runs at Town Hall Theater...

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GOSHEN — A Goshen father is due to be arraigned Monday on a charge that he shot and tried to kill his son early Sunday morning. At about 3:...
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MIDDLEBURY — The town of Middlebury on Thursday will reprise its unofficial role as “Hollywood East” as it plays host to around...
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BRANDON — In 2007, Lee J. Kahrs was in between journalism jobs and had been house-painting when she came home to find a note on her door from...

Editorial

Give Ethan Sonneborn, Bristol’s 14-year-old candidate for governor in the Democratic primary, a lot of credit. He entered the campaign because he thought it was important — crucial, even — to get involved and participate in the country’s democratic process. If individuals — each one of us — don’t care enough to learn about the issues, scrutinize the candidates running for office and cast an informed...

Sports

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This article is courtesy of the Middlebury College Sports Information Department.

MIDDLEBURY — Rising junior Jacob Ellen is a key contributor at the top of the lineup on the Middlebury College men’s squash team. A neuroscience major from New York City, Ellen has joined forces with a Middlebury classmate to advocate for a deeply personal cause.

Ellen recently sat down with the Middlebury Sports...

Feature

MIDDLEBURY — As homelessness becomes more visible downtown and more of a concern, Middlebury’s homeless shelter, the Charter House, will open six weeks early this year. Doug Sinclair...

Look for the 4th annual MNFF Program in the Thursday 8/16 paper offering film briefs, schedules and all you'll need for this year's event.

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Sports Column

Two p.m. rolled around and we still hadn’t spotted one of the famous Alaskan brown bears we had come to Katmai National Park and Preserve to see. My wife, Deborah, and I had spent most of our nine-day trip in the town of Port Alsworth on the shores of Lake Clark surrounded by the 4 million acres of Lake Clark National Park and Preserve. We’d taken several day-hikes along rivers, waterfalls and lakes, visited the park headquarters and gone to a talk by the park historian, and canoed around the bay. We had also done a good bit of writing — while watching rain fall on the...
“THE GLASS MENAGERIE” will be staged by Town Hall Theater’s Young Company on Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 21 and 22, at 7 p.m. at THT, 68 S. Pleasant St. in Middlebury. By GREG PAHL Middlebury’s Town Hall Theater’s Young Company presents the great American classic play “The Glass Menagerie,” by Tennessee Williams, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 21 and 22. This classic play focuses on the Wingfield family: Southern matriarch Amanda and...

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