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MIDDLEBURY | Rob Carter of the Addison County Chamber of Commerce reported that the organization had several new members join during the past month. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury’s Town Meeting Day 2019, held at the Middlebury Union High School auditorium on March 4, will likely be remembered by residents as a day for a changing of the guard... Read more

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Photo by Tom Pinsonneault

“Riders” is a series of vignettes or character sketches of individuals I came to know well while working as a volunteer transit driver for ACTR, Addison County Transit Resources. Read more

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Photo by Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture

MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury’s downtown park, a community arts center and a proposed riverfront park are among the nine Vermont projects selected to receive Vermont Public Places Awards this year. Read more

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

MIDDLEBURY | Agricultural organizations, businesses and individuals are invited to submit nominations by April 26 for the 2019 Vermont Dairy Farm of the Year Award. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | This year, some Vermonters are paying what amounts to a new, stealth income tax. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Although it was cold and blustery outside last week, inside it was positively tropical as 29 local 4-H club members took part in the annual Addison County 4-H Foods Day, which featured a Hawaiian luau theme this year. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Last summer, Middlebury residents Farhad and Amtul Khan fulfilled a lifelong dream and a spiritual obligation: they completed their pilgrimage to Mecca. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont has so-called sin taxes on products such as liquor and tobacco. And while it doesn’t have a gambling tax per se, the Green Mountain State collects a “sin tax” with its own brand of sanctioned gambling, the Vermont Lottery. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | When you think of sinkholes, the state of Florida comes to mind. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | When someone calls another person a “racist,” as Sen. Bernie Sanders did of President Donald Trump on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, is it considered defamatory speech? Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | In a national dental health care survey released Jan. 31, Vermont was ranked 22 of 50 states in its overall dental care performance and with a slightly above-average overall rank. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The majority party Democratic legislature has been gaining momentum during the early weeks of 2019 and tension is mounting as proposals vetoed by the Gov. Phil Scott (R) last year have a new life in a new year. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College  hosted its 96th annual Winter Carnival Feb. 15-16. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury Selectboard members approved a one-year art loan agreement Jan. 15 for the installation of the “Gravity” a life-sized, rusty metal sculpture of an elephant created by artist Eben Markowski... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | When it comes to “policing” absentee ballots, often the means by where voter fraud can occur, Webster stressed that there’s confusion about absentee voting because of the many differences between the voting laws of various states. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | 4-H Club members from throughout the state flocked to South Burlington Jan. 12 to participate in the annual Chittenden County 4-H Poultry Workshop. Read more

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Photo by Anne Webber

MIDDLEBURY | Five-time Grammy Award nominee and Steinway artist Christian Sands will bring his jazz trio to the Middlebury Mahaney Arts Center on Friday, Feb.  22 at 7:30 p.m. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The third-seeded Middlebury women’s squash team finished in third place overall via a 9-0 victory against fourth-seeded Amherst (8-8) in the 2019 NESCAC Tournament last week. Read more

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