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Westfield residents carol on the common

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copyright the Chronicle December 22, 2015 by Nathalie Gagnon-Joseph WESTFIELD — The common here was the scene of much merry-making on Friday night. Every year the town organizes a caroling event for residents to meet up, mingle, and get to know each other bett... More »

An eclectic new bookstore comes to Newport

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copyright the Chronicle December 22, 2015 by Elizabeth Trail NEWPORT — If the secret to business success is location, location, location, the Nevermore Bookstore in Newport has a tough road ahead. It’s out of sight on East Main Street, behind Buzzy’s Beverage ... More »

A week in Haiti: On sports, treasure hunting, and life

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copyright the Chronicle December 22, 2015 This article is Part III in a series about Nathalie Gagnon-Joseph’s recent trip to Haiti where she visited family and worked as a translator at an international conference aimed at building up the nursing profession in... More »

Oh my, it’s fruitcake weather

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copyright the Chronicle December 22, 2015 by Elizabeth Trail There is a persistent rumor that there’s only one fruitcake in the world. It just keeps getting rewrapped and passed along. Generally speaking, people either love fruitcake or they hate it. And after... More »

Obituaries December 22, 2015

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Frances “Franny” Alice Daniell Frances “Franny” Alice Daniell, 63, of Island Pond died on December 14, 2015. She was born on July 7, 1952. Known as “Mom” to all who loved her, she always had an open heart and an open house for all who needed her.  She was a pl... More »

Glover woman qualifies to compete in Olympic trials

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copyright the Chronicle December 16, 2015 by Joseph Gresser GLOVER — Leah Frost, who won the title of “Fastest Woman in Glover” at the 2013 and 2014 Glover Day Chamberlain Run, has earned the chance to match her mettle against some of her running heroes. A tim... More »

Lake Region is state winner of Solve for Tomorrow Contest

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copyright the Chronicle December 16, 2015 by Nathalie Gagnon-Joseph When teacher Connie MacFarlane received an e-mail with instructions to “answer a few questions for a chance to win technology for your school,” she did. Now Lake Region Union High School (LRUH... More »

Barton beauty shop closes after 36 years

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copyright the Chronicle December 16, 2015 by Elizabeth Trail BARTON — A Barton landmark will close for good on December 23. Ione’s Beauty Shop has been a fixture on Church Street, between the library and what is now Ming’s restaurant, for 36 years. But 75-year... More »

A week in Haiti: From nightlife to history

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copyright the Chronicle December 16, 2015 This article is Part II in a series about Nathalie Gagnon-Joseph’s recent trip to Haiti where she visited family and worked as a translator at an international conference aimed at building up the nursing profession in ... More »

Obituaries December 16, 2015

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Albert J. Callahan Jr. Albert J. Callahan Jr., 87, of Morgan and West Hartford, Connecticut died peacefully on December 12, 2015, at home after a long illness, with his family by his side. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, on January 20, 1928, a son of ... More »

Shooter in O’Hagan killing sentenced to 23 to 50 years

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copyright the Chronicle December 9, 2015 by Joseph Gresser ST. JOHNSBURY — The man who admitted firing the shot that killed Mary Pat O’Hagan will spend at least 22 years in prison. Judge Robert Gerety, sitting in the Caledonia Criminal Division of Superior Cou... More »

Veterans remember Pearl Harbor

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copyright the Chronicle December 9, 2015 by Elizabeth Trail NEWPORT — As the years pass, fewer and fewer people are alive who remember what they were doing when they heard the news of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. On Monday morning, ... More »