Tag Archives: Vermont Crafts

Vermont’s artists to open doors to studios this weekend

By Derek Liebig Vermont’s Open Studio Weekend combines two of Marion Waldo McChesney’s favorite things: Art and people. In the past 21 years, McChesney, a ceramic artist and longtime resident of Pawlet, Vt., has missed the event only once and that was to attend her stepfather’s 80th birthday. “It’s a lot of fun. People drive […]

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Community Calendar 10/4/12

  Thursday October 4   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.   Historic Residence CASTLETON The Higley […]

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Community Calendar 9/20/12

  Thursday September 20   Art Reception BENNINGTON A reception with Richard Kime, creator of the current exhibition, “Signs of the Times: Original Designs by Richard Kimes,” will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street, Route 9. This exhibition will run through Sept. […]

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Community Calendar 9/6/12

  Thursday September 6   Ladies Derby WHITEHALL Registrations are requested no later than 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, for a Ladies Fishing Derby that will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8 and 9, at Lake Champlain. The derby will run from 12:01 a.m. Saturday through 3 p.m. Sunday and bait or […]

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Community Calendar 8/23/12

Thursday August 23   Soccer Registration CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Youth Soccer Program has limited room and is offering late registration for youth entering grades kindergarten through 6 until Aug. 25. To register, call Heather McNulty at 518-320-6153 or go to www.cysny.com. A late fee will apply after Aug. 25.   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney […]

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Community Calendar 8/16/12

  Thursday August 16   Raffle Winners SHUSHAN  The Shushan Volunteer Fire Department announces the winners of the top three prizes at its recent carnival fundraiser on Aug. 2 to 4. A Telescope Furniture patio set was won by Laura Livingston; 100 gallons of fuel oil from McCauley & Tucker Oil Company was won by […]

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Community Calendar 8/9/12

  Thursday August 9   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.   Butterfly Program SCHUYLERVILLE The […]

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Community Calendar 7/19/12

  Thursday July 19   Benefit Raffle SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library at 52 Ferry Street  will continue hosting a benefit raffle for the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief organization Thursday through Saturday, July 19 to 21. Donate household items such as toilet paper, shampoo or bug spray and receive tickets to enter the […]

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Community Calendar 7/5/12

Thursday July 5   Reenactment ORWELL The Retreat from Mount Independence will be reenacted on Thursday and Friday, July 5 and 6, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Reenactors will go on a 26-mile hike from the Mount to Hubbardton as the soldiers did 235 years ago. Information: […]

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Community Calendar 6/28/12

  Thursday June 28   Women’s Golf QUEENSBURY The Zonta Women’s Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 28, at the Queensbury Country Club. Cost/registration: 518-798-5784, or www.zontadistrict2.org/glensfalls.   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through […]

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Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]