1938 Hurricane in Cavendish


Below is an eyewitness account of the 1938 Hurricane and the damage done in Cavendish, Vermont. It was written by Peter Farrar’s grandfather, Philip Tiemans, who owned ‘Windy Hill’ in Cavendish. Ann mentioned is Peter’s mother. Windy Hill, Sept. 25, … Continued

An old-fashioned Christmas in Weston


WESTON, Vt. – The small town of Weston, home of the Vermont Country Store, the Weston Village Store, the Weston Village Christmas Shop, and the Weston Playhouse, was bustling with families in the Christmas spirit on Saturday, Dec. 2. There … Continued

Select Board discusses fiscal approach to unified school systems


LUDLOW, Vt. – The Ludlow Select Board deliberated over portions of the town’s Fiscal Year 2019 budget and voted to adopt the Municipal Plan on Monday, Dec. 4, amidst uncertainty and complexities raised by the recent voter approval of a … Continued

The 32nd annual Overture to Christmas


CHESTER, Vt. – The town of Chester welcomed the holiday season with a series of events on Saturday, Dec. 2, all part of the 32nd annual Overture to Christmas. The Kids’ Craft Bazaar at MacLaomainn’s Banquet Room was packed with … Continued

Springfield on the Move and tree lighting holiday celebration


SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Downtown Springfield was inundated Friday night, Dec. 1, by throngs of families participating in Springfield on the Move’s (SOM) holiday program. It was a glorious night filled with music, both from the Springfield Community band and the … Continued

Business Spotlight: Snow Country Snowmobile

Snow Country Snowmobile 96 Winery Road, Proctorsville, Vt. 802-226-7529 www.snowcountryvt.com Snow Country Snowmobile offers daily snowmobile rentals and guided trail tours in the Ludlow area. They “only rent the best,” they explain online, “the 2012 – 2013 Ski-doo™ Grand Touring … Continued

Trustees discuss public transportation and parking downtown


BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – The Village Trustees meeting held in the Lower Theater of the Bellows Falls Opera House, Tuesday. Nov. 28, 2017, began with the Village President Miles Mickle calling the meeting to order at 6 p.m. Jim Mitchell … Continued

Explore, tour, and Inndulge


REGION – The Inndulgence tour took place on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 2 and 3 from Noon – 5 p.m., featuring ten local inns. Julie and Mike Wood, owners of the Golden Stage Inn, started the Inndulgence Tour last year … Continued

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