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EPHRIAM ‘FAGIE’ MACHIA

HIGHGATE — Ephriam “Fagie” Machia, age 78 years, died late Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2015, in the Northwestern Medical Center with loving family at his side. Born at home in Sheldon on July 19, 1937, he was the son of … Read more

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MARILYN PELKEY SHERMAN

HIGHGATE — Marilyn Pelkey Sherman, age 78 years, a lifelong area resident died late Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2015, at The Starr Farm Nursing Center in Burlington with loving family at her side. Born at home in Highgate Falls on March … Read more

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Foresters Jason Nerenberg, left, and Matt Leonard, right, finish up an inventory of trees on Messenger Street Friday with a web-based map program on their iPads. Both men have been contracted by the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program to complete an inventory of all the public trees in St. Albans City.

ST. ALBANS CITY: Tree people branch out

ST. ALBANS CITY — Drivers and passersby in the city may notice a few people in orange vests, standing beneath trees and burying their noses in iPads. They’re not absent-minded technology users who accidentally wandered outside. They’re foresters. And they’re … Read more

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SCOOP OF SUCCESS

ST. ALBANS — It’s hot, it’s summer, and it’s ice cream season. Eating the good stuff is the easy part. The hard part? Keeping all that ice cream cool. It’s a challenge that the St. Albans Ben & Jerry’s factory … Read more

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EPHRIAM “FAGIE” MACHIA

HIGHGATE — Ephriam “Fagie” Machia, age 78 years, died late Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2015, in the Northwestern Medical Center with loving family at his side. Born at home in Sheldon on, July 19, 1937, he was the son of … Read more

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Peter Garceau, left, and Dana Rocheleau, right, of the Rotary Club of St. Albans, discuss the restoration of the Taylor Park fountain on Tuesday. Work on the pool has increased the projected cost of the fountain by more than $70,000.

TAYLOR PARK: Fountain gala Oct. 3

ST. ALBANS CITY — When the Taylor Park fountain returns this fall, it will have a new pool will be surrounded by up to 16 granite benches, each bearing the names of people who contributed to its restoration. The Rotary … Read more

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CHARLOTTE MAE DESORCIE

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — Charlotte Mae Desorcie, age 83, passed peacefully Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015.  Born in St. Albans on May 31, 1932, she was the daughter of the late George and Flora (Coburn) Firkey.  She was raised and attended school … Read more

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MARY MCGUE ROWELL

HIGHGATE FALLS — Mrs. Mary P. Rowell, age 86 years, died Sunday afternoon Aug. 23, 2015, in St. Albans at the Franklin County Rehabilitation Center with loving family at her side. Mrs. Rowell and her beloved husband Willard lived for many … Read more

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Chatch Pregger, the creator of Farm to Ballet and “Weathervane Rooster,” lifts up dancer and “Farmer” Megan Stearns during a performance held at Von Gal Farm on Sunday. The land, located in Essex Junction, is farmed by Highgate organic dairyman Paul de la Bruere.

Farm to Ballet

ESSEX/HIGHGATE — There are few scenarios in which a ballet performance is interrupted by a cow mooing – and that interruption is welcomed. But the animal’s noise – which came at a perfectly timed break in music – was not … Read more

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WILMA HOWARD

SHELBURNE — Wilma Howard, 98, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 at The Arbors at Shelburne. She was born in Swanton on June 27, 1917 to the late Earl and Anna (Loop) Reed. Wilma graduated as valedictorian from Essex Junction … Read more

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