May 5th, 2011
MIDDLEBURY — An Addison County Superior Court jury on April 29 sided with Porter Hospital and one of its Emergency Department physicians in a malpractice lawsuit filed by the family of a Orwell man who died from a heart ailment in 2006.
BRIDPORT — Bridport and Ripton have picked new elementary school principals who both have strong ties to Addison County.
Bridport Central School directors recently selected Kathleen Kilbourne to lead their students and teachers beginning on July 1. Kilbourne, 38, is currently associate principal of Milton Elementary School and previously taught for 15 years at Bristol Elementary School. She will succeed longtime Bridport Principal Georgette Childs, who is retiring.
STARKSBORO — Starksboro author Ellen Michaud’s new book, “Blessed: Living a Grateful Life,” has Addison County written all over it. Dripping with vibrant imagery and drawing from a wide range of local examples, “Blessed” is a call for women to rest their minds, open up their hearts, listen and realize the beautiful flow of spiritual light that runs throughout themselves and the world.
MIDDLEBURY — A Vermont born and bred visionary, Susan Vigne helped broaden the scope of elementary education when she co-founded the Aurora School — taking students out of the classroom and putting them into the community through a hands-on approach to learning.
THE CAST OF the Middlebury Community Players’ production of “The King and I” rehearses in the Town Hall Theater on the evening of April 25. The show opens April 28 and will be performed over two weekends.
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MIDDLEBURY/BRISTOL — A planned Bristol-based clinic for the under-insured could face a substantial delay in light of federal budget cutting now under way in the nation’s capital, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders said on Thursday.