SWANTON: Two governments, one common cause

SWANTON: Two governments, one common cause

SWANTON — Twenty-six years ago Reginald Beliveau was newly married, working at IBM and volunteering with the emergency response team. When the time came for the new couple to buy a home, his co-workers talked him into buying a place … Read more

Womanspeak!

Womanspeak!

ST. ALBANS – The Bliss Room at the Historical Society Museum echoed with voices from the past Saturday evening, as local women participated in a reader’s theater version of Womanspeak, in celebration of Women’s History Month. See the complete story … Read more

FEATHERED HEARTS: Loving the birds

FEATHERED HEARTS: Loving the birds

ST. ALBANS — On a drizzly, chilly, gray March day, the only hint of the Olsons’ tropical household from the outside is the pile of birdcages poking out from the back porch of the Russell Street duplex. Upon entering the … Read more

Hunters get update, discuss regulations

Hunters get update, discuss regulations

ST. ALBANS — Like maple sugaring and mud season, attending the local annual deer and moose hearing held by Vermont’s Fish and Wildlife Department is a spring tradition. This year’s local hearing, with about 50 people attending, was held in … Read more

Franklin native marks theatrical milestone

Franklin native marks theatrical milestone

FRANKLIN — If you want to imagine what might happen if a former farm boy like Brian Clement Rainville, 41, was let loose in the world of American theater, you need go no further. Folks here might also tell you about … Read more

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The cast of Womanspeak celebrates after a performance Saturday evening held in the Bliss Auditorium of the St. Albans Historical Society Museum. (L to R): Karen Lehning (Contemporary Woman); Kathi Haak (Victoria Woodhull); Sarah West (Susan B. Anthony); Leigh Smith (Anna Carroll); Winnie Wilkinson (Sojourner Truth); Rebecca Arine (Margaret Sanger); Aurora Martin (Mother Jones); Teresa Lewis (Eleanor Roosevelt); Julie Linstedt (Emma Goldman); Arline Kirby (Adelita); Bilijean Smith (Abigail Adams); Mary Jane Machia (Harriet Beecher Stowe); John Bielicki (director).

Womanspeak!

ST. ALBANS – The Bliss Room at the Historical Society Museum echoed with voices from the past Saturday evening, as local women participated in a reader’s theater version of Womanspeak, in celebration of Women’s History Month. See the complete story … Read more

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Marissa Olson, 15, holds her Green Cheek Conure, Pumpkin, on Thursday. In the background is her father, Tony Olson, with his African Grey parrot, Mango. The Olson family, with the help of Carly Buswell, run Feathered Hearts Avian Rescue out of their St. Albans home.

FEATHERED HEARTS: Loving the birds

ST. ALBANS — On a drizzly, chilly, gray March day, the only hint of the Olsons’ tropical household from the outside is the pile of birdcages poking out from the back porch of the Russell Street duplex. Upon entering the … Read more

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Likely Boys Basketball Pairings

Division I Playdowns Tuesday/Wednesday South Burlington (16, 3-17-0) at Rice (1, 19-1-0) St. Johnsbury (15, 7-11-0) at Burlington (2, 18-2-0) Brattleboro (14, 8-12-0) at Burr & Burton (3, 17-3-0) Mt. Anthony (13, 8-12-0) at Rutland (4, 17-3-0) Champlain Valley (12, … Read more

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Girls Basketball Playoffs

GIRLS BASKETBALL Division I Playdowns Tuesday, 7:00 St. Johnsbury (15, 5-15) at BFA-St. Albans (2, 17-3) Rutland (13, 8-12) at U-32 (4, 15-4), 5:00 Brattleboro (9, 13-7) at Burr & Burton (8, 14-6) Wednesday, 7:00 Spaulding (16, 4-16) at Champlain … Read more

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BFA-Fairfax football coach Mike Williams after the Bullets defeated Otter Valley on Nov. 8 at Rutland H.S. in the Division III state championship game.

Williams heading to CVU

FAIRFAX — BFA-Fairfax football coach Mike Williams will take over as head coach at Champlain Valley Union next fall, BFA athletic director Geri Witalec said Wednesday. Williams, who has been at BFA’s helm since the program was founded in 2007 and … Read more

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On March 15, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Shane Christopher Stark, to Christine (Hansen) Coffee and Chris Stark, of Montgomery.

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On March 10, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a boy, Owen Joseph Muir, to Nicole Muir and Timothy John Adams, of St. Albans.

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On March 9, 2015, at Northwestern Medical Center, a girl, Isla June Theoret, to Alyssa Fairbanks and Kyle Daniel Theoret, of St. Albans.

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GEORGE FOLSOM HUBBARD

SWANTON — George Folsom Hubbard, age 86 years, died peacefully on Sunday, March 29th at Northwest Medical Center with his loving wife and family by his side. George was born in Swanton on May 2, 1928. He was son of … Read more

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GORDON LOWE

SHELBURNE — Gordon Lowe, of Shelburne, a resident of Wake Robin and long-time Vermonter, passed away peacefully with friends and loved ones nearby on Saturday, March 28, 2015. He was an avid outdoorsman, had a zest for life and for … Read more

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CONNOR MICHAEL CLANCY

ST. ALBANS/BOULDER, COLO. — Connor Michael Clancy, 29, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 23, 2015 in Boulder, Colo. Connor was born on July 19, 1985 in Montreal, Quebec to adoring parents Timothy and Jennifer Clancy of Barlow Street, St. … Read more

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