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  Sports fans pick up their sports following habit somewhere. I was lucky enough to have a father, an uncle, and an aunt who showed me the way. I wish they were here today to help me figure out how much … Continued

Ten energy-efficient home fixes to do before snow flies

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REGION – Time again for the leaves to fall along with the temperatures. Time to button up, the house that is. With electrical prices forever on the rise, everyone looks for ways to save over the course of the big … Continued

Chester Village Master Plan emphasizes connections and community

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  CHESTER, Vt. – Mark Kane, director of Community Planning and Design for Burlington-based SE Group, presented the Chester Village Master Plan at a Special Select Board meeting in Chester on Wednesday, Sept. 27. The plan, titled “Rediscover Chester,” emphasizes … Continued

This weeks full online edition of The Vermont Journal 09-27-17

The full online edition is the same as our weekly printed publication. The Vermont Journal 09-27-17 This weeks’ edition of The Vermont Journal features: Chester Selectboard meeting; a gift basket party fundraiser; Take A Seat silent auction; and Fall Home … Continued

This weeks full online edition of The Shopper 09-27-17

The full online edition is the same as our weekly printed publication. The Shopper 09-27-17 This weeks’ edition of The Shopper features: The annual Steampunk Festival came to life; the annual Fairy House Festival drew a large crowd; annual Empty … Continued

The 9th annual Grafton Fairy Festival draws crowds under sunny skies

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GRAFTON, Vt. – The Nature Museum 9th annual Fairy House Festival drew crowds of enthusiastic families Sept. 23 and 24. The festival is the museum’s biggest yearly fundraiser for its educational programs. By 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, the museum’s parking … Continued

Mitchell J. Malco, Jr., 1941-2017

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Mitchell J. Malco, Jr., 76, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at his home in Springfield. He fought the good fight of faith for many months. He was born May 3, 1941, in Bellows Falls, Vermont, … Continued

Gordie Hart’s Truck & Bus Sales

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  Gordie Hart’s Truck & Bus Sales Last month Herb and Doris Eddy donated an interesting photo album to the Chester Historical Society. At one time the Eddys owned and operated what today is Lisai’s Market. They also owned the … Continued

Jill’s Place says goodbye to an obsolete eyesore

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  CAVENDISH, Vt. – Jill Flinn, owner of Jill’s Place in Cavendish, had her gas pumps removed recently. Removing a gas tank and pump is not an easy task; it can be a hazardous job. Luckily Flinn had a private … Continued

Joe Riendeau, Sr., 1938-2017

GRAFTON, Vt. – Joe Riendeau Sr., of Grafton, Vt. passed away on Sept. 10, 2017, after a three-year battle with cancer. Riendeau was born on July 11, 1938, to George and Hazel (Flanders) Riendeau. He is survived by his wife … Continued

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