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April 2018

All posts published in April 2018

101 posts

Archaeologist to discuss Vermont’s first inhabitants

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What is known about the native peoples who were in the Northeast Kingdom before the European settlers? That will be the subject of a talk given by Vermont State Archeologist Jess Robinson on Wednesday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m., at the Lowell Graded School. In Verm... More »

Green Mountain Youth Symphony to hold auditions

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The Green Mountain Youth Symphony (GMYS) is holding auditions for summer and fall placement in all three orchestras and for the Creative Arts and Music Program (CAMP). Auditions will be heard on three upcoming Saturdays, May 5, May 19, and June 2, in Montpelie... More »

Spend a working vacation on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

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The public is invited to explore a section of the trail, meet people with similar interests, and help complete meaningful work along the Northern Forest Canoe Trail (NFCT) this summer. Anyone interested may join for a weekend working with staff and interns, an... More »

NVU-Lyndon to host GreggFest fund-raiser

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The annual Northern Vermont University-Lyndon GreggFest music event and fund-raiser will be held Friday and Saturday, May 4 and 5, at the Skate Park Amphitheater on campus. The festival runs from 4 to10 p.m. both days with music starting at 5 p.m., The event i... More »

Ripples from Newport reappraisal continue

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copyright the Chronicle April 25, 2018 NEWPORT — Ripples from the citywide reappraisal of Newport property continue to spread nearly a year after the initial evaluation process was completed. Those who disagree with the value placed on their property by Vision... More »

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Bike race that originated in Newport thrives in Burke

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copyright the Chronicle April 25, 2018 BURKE — Just before 9 a.m. Ben Tipton and his son Makail bicycled to the intersection of Burke Hollow Road and Darling Hill Road, a quiet crossroads overlooked by Burke Mountain’s ski trails. Saturday dawned clear, the fi... More »

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Demolition starts on Caswell Avenue Bridge

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Glover students raise awareness for Drug Take Back Day

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copyright the Chronicle April 25, 2018 by Jane A. Peters GLOVER — Even zombies are against drug use. Seven students complete with zombie makeup and tie-dye zombie T-shirts on Tuesday showed off the posters they created for Drug Take Back Day. The event will be... More »

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Newport featured in Stockwell’s short films

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copyright the Chronicle April 25, 2018 NEWPORT — Bradleigh Stockwell was worried. The elevator at the Goodrich Memorial Library was out of service, and he was unsure whether people would climb the stairs to see his presentation of short films on April 18. A se... More »

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Scenic View to be closed

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copyright the Chronicle April 25, 2018 WESTFIELD — Rural Edge, the Lyndonville-based nonprofit, rural housing organization, has decided to close Scenic View, a residential care facility in Westfield. It hopes to sell it. “The significant costs of running Sceni... More »