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Rotary lauds Michael Heinecken for his Habitat work

Posted on June 24, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Rotary Club recently awarded a combined total of $44,500 in grants to local charitable causes and paid its highest tribute to former Middlebury College football Coach Michael G. “Mickey” Heinecken for his contributions to Habitat for Humanity of Addison County.

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Art and river converge in New Haven

Posted on June 24, 2019 |
By Christopher Ross



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NEW HAVEN — The New Haven River at Golden Well Sanctuary seemed to smolder with the rich green hues of dusk on Wednesday as a small group of county residents gathered on the stony shore, slipped a large sheet of paper beneath the water’s surface and pinned it down with rocks. What light remained in the sky cast just enough shadow for them to trace onto the paper with lithographic crayons the current’s flow patterns and the ripples of raindrops.

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Summer guide: Visit these local cascades

Posted on June 24, 2019 |
By Addison Independent



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ADDISON COUNTY — Addison County’s two dozen named waterfalls cloak themselves in forests, splash through downtowns, tumble over cliffs and burble happily along roadsides. Some seem to reveal themselves only at certain times of year, and still others persist only as rumors or legends.

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Filmmakers festival is gearing up for year five

Posted on June 20, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — Organizers of the fifth annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival (MNFF) are setting the stage for what they believe will be one of the best-ever showcases of budding cinematographic talent, to be displayed on five screens this coming Aug. 22-25.

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Locals lead search for Lake Seneca shipwrecks

Posted on June 20, 2019 |
By John Flowers



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FERRISBURGH — Addison County researchers are leading a two-week effort to map the bottom of Seneca Lake in New York State, a project that could uncover dozens of shipwrecks and re-write the history of the lake as a 19th-century commercial waterway.

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Local filmmaker David Metzger reels in classic success

Posted on June 19, 2019 |
By Elsie Lynn Parini



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VERGENNES — Going to the movies is definitely different now than it used to be back in the time of Marilyn Monroe, Cary Grant and other classic Hollywood stars. Back when the red carpet was rolled out, the finest duds adored and, oh, the afterparties. Nowadays we plop on the couch, flip on Netflix and browse until we give up declaring there’s “nothing good to watch anymore.”

David Metzger agrees.

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Lincoln revives its theater tradition by staging a '20s comedy

Posted on June 19, 2019 |
By Christopher Ross



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LINCOLN — Two Lincoln institutions — the Burnham Foundation and resident Harriett “Hattie” Brown — both celebrated 100th birthdays this year. Thanks to a dedicated group of community members, those milestones will intersect this weekend.

“Silas Takes the Air,” a 1927 play set in small-town New England and written by Donald Jacobus, opens Friday night at Lincoln’s Burnham Hall, followed by a second performance of the comedy on Saturday. Both shows begin at 7 p.m.

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VUHS grads celebrate their years together

Posted on June 19, 2019 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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VERGENNES — The themes of change, achievement and community intertwined as friends and loved ones gathered on June 14 to honor the 80 members of the Vergennes Union High School Class of 2019 as they graduated in a standing-room-only VUHS gymnasium.

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Mary Johnson hopeful about Vergennes childcare plans

Posted on June 17, 2019 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — A long-awaited childcare center in Vergennes in Armory Lane that could provide care for up to 40 children, including infants, could be built within the next few years, the Vergennes City Council was told last week.

Barbara Saunders, executive director of Middlebury’s Mary Johnson Children’s Center, and consultant Isaac Wagner told the council a recently completed feasibility study had, as expected, identified the need for at least that many childcare slots in the Vergennes area.

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Otter Valley Union High plans for fewer students

Posted on June 17, 2019 |
By Russell Jones



BRANDON — After holding 27 meetings since January of 2018, and sifting through 90 pages of district data, the Otter Valley Unified Union (OVUU) Planning Task Force has come up with a road map for future planning in the school district that includes Brandon, Leicester, Whiting, Goshen, Sudbury and Pittsford.

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