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Bellows Falls Trustees welcomes new members

BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – At the Bellows Falls Village Trustee meeting Tuesday, June 23, new Trustee members Jeff Dunbar and Wade Masure were welcomed. Interim Municipal Manager Chuck Wise thanked Leah Clark for her industrious work helping the clerk, finance … Continued

Days gone by

Booth's Harness Shop circa 1910. Photo provided by Chester Historical Society

Below is an article, I found in Carpenter’s Store News. The author is unknown. Carpenter’s News was a small paper advertising specials the store offered. At the Chester Historical Society, we have a collection of Carpenter’s News from 1912 to … Continued

Pat Winburn for 2020 governor campaign

Dear Editor, I’m running for governor to bring a much-needed outsider’s perspective to a fundamentally broken political system. We don’t need people with decades of Statehouse experience. We don’t need people who are beholden to PACs, lobbyists, or deep-pocketed influencers. … Continued

Healthcare: a right, not a privilege

Dear Editor, Remember how Democratic candidates told us again and again during the presidential primaries that Americans love their private health insurance, love their employer-sponsored plan, and it shouldn’t be taken away from them? Well, the “radical left” didn’t take … Continued

Yvonne Lawrence, 2020

Yvonne Lawrence

LUDLOW, Vt. – Yvonne “Evvie” Lawrence, 92, of Cavendish, Vt., passed away peacefully at the Gill Home in Ludlow Thursday, June 25, 2020. She was predeceased by her husband Harold G. Lawrence and son John A. Lawrence. She is survived … Continued

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