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Craftsbury library plant, yard, book, and bake sale


  The annual Craftsbury Public Library plant, yard, book, and bake sale will be on Saturday, May 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale will be held in the basement of the church on the Common and also in the library. With good weather, some of the sale will be ou... More »

EB-5 investor files suit against Raymond James


copyright the Chronicle May 11, 2016  by Joseph Gresser Jay Peak’s EB-5 projects are keeping Miami’s federal court hopping. A disappointed investor has launched a class action suit aimed directly at the deep pockets of Raymond James, the financial services com... More »

Quiros asks for “reasonable” living expenses


copyright the Chronicle May 11, 2016  by Joseph Gresser Ariel Quiros, the owner of Jay Peak and Burke Mountain, has asked federal Judge Darrin Gayles to allow him access to enough money to cover what he considers reasonable living expenses. The U.S. Securities... More »

Viens is back in the race; Monette, Klar withdraw


copyright the Chronicle May 11, 2016 by Tena Starr Gary Viens of Newport has reconsidered his earlier decision not to seek re-election to the Orleans-2 House seat. Mr. Viens, who has served one term, said on Monday that both constituents and fellow legislators... More »

Obituaries May 11, 2016


Vivianne “Breezy” Bresette Gannon Vivianne “Breezy” Bresette Gannon, 101, died on May 3, 2016, at Newport Health Care Center. She was born on March 6, 1915, in Montpelier. Later she worked as a nurse in River Vale, New Jersey, where she met Frank Gannon. They ... More »

Letter carrier food drive May 14


  The twenty-fourth annual National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Food Drive, appropriately named the Stamp Out Hunger campaign, is planned for Saturday, May 14, across the entire nation. This is the biggest one-day food drive in the U.S. that last yea... More »

Citibank has interest in Quiros funds


copyright the Chronicle May 4, 2016 by Joseph Gresser After only a couple of weeks on the job, the receiver for Jay Peak, Burke Mountain, and other businesses owned by Ariel Quiros seems to have things well under control. In a news conference on Wednesday, Apr... More »

Judge drops murder charge against Baird


copyright the Chronicle May 4, 2016 by Joseph Gresser ST. JOHNSBURY — Judge Michael Kupersmith has decided that the third man charged in the 2010 killing of Mary Pat O’Hagan of Sheffield will not be tried for first-degree murder. Keith Baird, 35, of Sheffield ... More »