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Note of appreciation: Thanks to all helpers in the Kelly Boe Ride

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Kathy Boe



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The second Kelly Boe Memorial Bike Ride was held on Monday, May 8.

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Cuba presentation May 16 at Ilsley

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — In “Cuba Today,” Tami Munford, Middlebury educator and author, will share photos and experiences of modern Cuban culture from her multiple trips to Cuba. The presentation will take place at the Ilsley Public Library community meeting room from 7-8 p.m., on May 16.

Munford has had years of experience with Latin-American culture, beginning when she learned Spanish in Caracas, Venezuela, where she lived from 1984 to 1989.

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Screening of 'Most Likely to Succeed' to be held May 17

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — On Wednesday, May 17, Bridge School and Middlebury Underground will present a screening of the award-winning education documentary “Most Likely to Succeed,” followed by a dialogue about what matters most for education today.

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Bird walk offered May 20 at Mount Independence

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



ORWELL — Take a guided walk on the wild side to look for and identify birds during the annual Early Bird Nature Walk at Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell on Saturday, May 20. Gather outside the museum at 8 a.m. Your leader will be bird expert Sue Wetmore of Brandon.

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Screening of 'The Long Ride' set at the Marquis May 21

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — Addison County’s fledgling anti-racism organization, Showing Up for Racial Justice, will be offering another film screening at the Marquis Theater in downtown Middlebury on Sunday, May 21, at 7 pm. The film, “The Long Ride,” tells the story of the historic 2003 Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride that sparked the birth of the new Civil Rights Movement for immigrant workers in the United States.

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Gridley solo exhibition 'A Few True Things' on display at Edgewater this month

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Zoe Pike of Edgewater Gallery



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MIDDLEBURY — American philosopher Eric Hoffer said, “Creativity is discontent translated into arts.” When asked if she agreed with this statement, Middlebury artist Kate Gridley contends that it is not so much about discontent for her, as much as it is about how she translates questions into her art.

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Brandon Artists Guild features wildlife woodcarvings and floral photographs

Posted on May 11, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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BRANDON — The BAG (Brandon Artists Guild) welcomes spring with a new exhibit of floral photographs by Richard Conrad and wildlife woodcarving by William Barnard. The show, “Fish, Fowl & Flowers” runs May 3-June 27. 

Vermont artists Barnard and Conrad both find inspiration from observing nature, sometimes with scientific precision. 

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Effort to rein in river gains steam in East Middlebury

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By John Flowers



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EAST MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury residents next year will likely be asked to support a bond issue of around $2 million to finance a project aimed at preventing future flooding of the Middlebury River in East Middlebury.

It’s called the “East Middlebury Flood Resiliency Project,” an effort of more than three years to design, and obtain funding for, a series of construction projects designed to keep the river within its banks.

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Former Connor Homes workers launch new firm

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — After more than three decades in the construction business, Michael Gingras suddenly found himself out of a job. He was among the 63 workers at Connor Homes who were suddenly laid off last December when that business ceased operations in its 116,000-square-foot headquarters at 1741 Route 7 South in Middlebury.

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Tapping trees for a new brew: Middlebury-based SAP! makes maple drinkable

Posted on May 8, 2017 |
By Gaen Murphree



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ADDISON COUNTY — Cousins Chas Smith and Nikita Salmon, both 28, are bottling seltzer and soda with a unique Vermont twist.

Their beverages, produced out of the Woodchuck production facility on Exchange Street in Middlebury, are made with pure, sweet maple and birch sap — most of it tapped right here in Addison County.

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