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St. Michael’s Playhouse Tickets Giveaway!

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As a thank you to the Franklin County community for the support of our paper, the St. Albans Messenger is giving away three (3) 2-pack of tickets to the Million Dollar Quartet, showing at St. Michael’s Playhouse this month. Enter … Read more

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McKayla Lozell

Missing Alburgh Teen Found

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Vermont State Police report that Alburgh teen, McKayla Lozell, 16, was found Thursday in a Walmart parking lot in Lisbon, Connecticut. Lozell is OK and has been taken into protective custody. Registered sex offender, William Smith, has been arrested for … Read more

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Meet Dave – Very inquisitive

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Dave’s full athlete name was Dave Casper, He was born on August 1, 2012 and arrived at the kennel on March 24. Dave is fun, loves to play, very inquisitive and of course gorgeous with his brindle fur! His eyes … Read more

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Dogs available for adoption in Franklin County, VT

Meet Aleu & Willow – A bonded pair

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Aleu (left) is looking for her forever home with her sister Willow (right). These beautiful malamute shepherd mixes are a bonded pair and would love to be taken home together. Aleu is very friendly and loving. WIllow loves to play … Read more

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Meet Fred – A True Companion

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 Okay to be with other dogs and kids 8 years old Neutered male 30 pounds Heartworm and lyme tested Up to date on vaccines House trained Microchipped Affectionate and laid-back Contact Franklin County Animal Rescue via email or call (802)524-9650, x103 for dog adoption … Read more

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Meet Ben – A Friendly Kitty

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 Very friendly and affectionate Is okay with other cats Happy as an indoor kitty 2 years old Neutered male Tested negative for Feline Leukemia Up to date on vaccines Contact Franklin County Animal Rescue via email or call (802)524-9650, x103 for dog adoption and … Read more

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Car Rally Vermont, 1907

Car Rally, 1907

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In this image from soon after the turn of the 20th century, we see a gathering of 10 early motor vehicles here in St. Albans. We don’t know if these are locals about to head out on what would have been an adventure, … Read more

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St. Albans Street Railway, circa 1910

St. Albans Street Railway, circa 1910

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In this image from around 1910, we can see most likely the conductor and operator/driver of one of the trolleys that once operated in the city. Unfortunately, neither man is identified. The St. Albans Street Railway operated from 1904-1912, and then it became the St. Albans and Swanton … Read more

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Frank's Vulcanizing Shop, St. Albans, VT

Frank’s Vulcanizing Shop, Federal Street

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Frank’s Vulcanizing Shop once existed at 56 1/2 Federal St. It appears that the shop offered pretty much full service for its customers. They sold Texaco products, United States tires and batteries, too. Unfortunately, we do not know the names of any of … Read more

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Swanton, VT's Golden Crust Bakery fleet of vehicles circa 1950's

Knead to Know: Historic Swanton

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SWANTON — Stephen Trahan of St. Albans Town submitted these historic photos of Swanton from the early 1950s. Above is a photo of the Swanton Golden Crust Bakery fleet of vehicles. It was taken around 1951 at the intersection of Merchants Row … Read more

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