MIDDLEBURY — In celebration of its 130th Anniversary the Sheldon Museum of Middlebury, Vermont presents the exhibit “Fashion & Fantasy,” introducing selections from the museum’s vintage clothing collection paired with the unique, stunning, and imaginative couture creations from nature by Vermont artist Wendy Copp. The exhibit opened on Aug. 20 and runs through Nov. 3.
MIDDLEBURY — Police in Middlebury are on the lookout for a small vehicle that fled the scene of a collision with a bicyclist on South Main Street on Aug. 14. The bicyclist sustained minor injuries and was transported to Porter Hospital by the Middlebury Volunteer Ambulance Association.
The vehicle was described as a small silver or gold older model passenger vehicle, possibly a Buick. Anyone who has information on this case is asked to call Middlebury police at 388-3191.
In other recent activity, Middlebury police:
VERGENNES — Vergennes police dealt with a variety of mostly routine incidents between Aug. 12 and 18, including responding to complaints about problematic tenants, calming family conflicts, and dispatching one rabid animal.
In that time frame, city police:
• On Aug. 12 shot a rabid raccoon near the public works department on Mechanic Street after being alerted by city workers.