Tag Archives: Orwell Vt

Paul Lyons Miller, 87

  Paul Lyons Miller, 87, of Park Avenue, died peacefully at the Glens Falls Hospital, with his family by his side on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.   Born on July 31, 1925 in Haverhill, N.H., he was the youngest child of the late Dr. Clarence and Gladys (Lyons) Miller of Orwell, Vt.   On Oct. […]

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Local woman upset about vandalism in cemetery

                                            Marcy Gordon is concerned about the state of the Boardman Street Cemetery. When she visited the cemetery recently she was aghast at the site of toppled gravestones she believes were standing upright earlier […]

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Alexandra “Elsie” (Menuk) Hansen, 87

Mrs. Alexandra “Elsie” (Menuk) Hansen, 87, passed away and went to Heaven on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at her home in Orwell, Vt. She was known as “Elsie” to everyone who knew her. Elsie was born Jan. 19, 1923, in Bethany, Conn., the daughter of the late Peter and Sophia (Milhalik) Menuk. She was married to […]

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Marguerite Angerer, 90

Marguerite Martha Angerer, age 90, of Manchester Center, Vt., died Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, at The Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rutland, Vt. Marguerite was born on Oct. 4, 1920, in Orwell, Vt., the daughter of Chester and Elsie (Labshere) Stark. Marguerite enjoyed all crafts. She was especially fond of ceramics, crocheting, sewing and […]

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Clifford R. Cooper, 88

Clifford R. Cooper, 88, of Orwell, Vt., and formerly Fair Haven, Vt., passed away at his home on Jan. 15, 2010. He was born Nov. 3, 1921, the son of the late Charles R. and Laura (Fitzgerald) Cooper of Pawlet, Vt. After working on the family farm he left to purchase and work his own […]

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Walter Cooper Sr., 85

      Walter Cooper Sr. passed away on Jan. 9, 2010, at the Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 13, 1924, in East Wells, Vt., the son of Fred and Dorothy (Johnston) Cooper. Walter’s life work was farming. He had wanted to serve his country in the military but the […]

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Grace (Edwards) Longtin, 78

  Grace (Edwards) Longtin, 78, of Queen Street, Whitehall, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2007 at Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness.Born on July 22, 1928 in Rutland, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Arthur L. and Olive (Denton) Edwards.Grace was employed by Champlain Spinners in Whitehall in the early years […]

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Donna Marie Gosselin, 63

  Donna Marie (Chilson) Gosselin, 63, of Castleton, Vt., passed away on Friday, March 2, 2007 at Starr Farm Nursing Center in Burlington, Vt., surrounded by her family after a brave fight with Leukemia.   She was born on June 14, 1943, the daughter of Benjamin and Anita (Beaudoin) Chilson of Whitehall. Donna was a […]

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]

Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say […]

Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have […]

State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County […]

Storefront undergoes rebirth

A storefront that has stood on West Main Street for more than 100 years has been given new life. When […]

W. Pawlet auction Thursday

The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual auction this evening at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153, […]

State orders town to monitor former landfill

The state has threatened to take legal action against the town if it doesn’t begin submitting monitoring reports of groundwater […]

Silitch named Alumni of Year

A North Granville resident has been named Alumni of the Year at a college recently ranked among the top 100 […]