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Woodstock Union High School Middle School opens new Innovation Lab
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April 11, 2018

Woodstock Union High School Middle School opens new Innovation Lab

WOODSTOCK—Innovation is in the air at Woodstock Union High School/Middle School (WUHSMS) with the completion of the new 2,000-square foot state-of-the-art Innovation Lab, a modern natural light-filled space, which officially opened this month within a former woodshop/classroom at the school.

While the school operated a…

Samaritans of the slopes have long history at Killington
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April 11, 2018

Samaritans of the slopes have long history at Killington

By Karen D. Lorentz

Ski patrollers are regarded as “the good Samaritans of the slopes” for tending to both the injured and the multitude of behind-the-scene duties that enable them to promote safety on the slopes.

From early morning trail checks to taking care of…

Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge, a rite of spring
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April 4, 2018

Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge, a rite of spring

Killington Resort’s annual Bear Mountain Mogul Challenge competition, being held Saturday, April 7, is a rite of spring ushering in the season with soft bumps and a big tailgate party as amateur bumpers take to the slopes of Outer Limits. The top 32 men and 16…

Strong sales in Killington real estate reported
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April 4, 2018

Strong sales in Killington real estate reported

By Karen D. Lorentz

KILLINGTON—With 151 total property sales, “2017 was a record-breaking year for real estate sales in Killington, surpassing the number of sales at the peak of the market in 2006,” reported Kyle Kershner, broker/owner of Killington Pico Realty. The year 2006 saw…

“Barn Art” exhibit opens at Compass Center

“Barn Art” exhibit opens at Compass Center

Friday, April 6, 5 p.m.—BRANDON—The Compass Music and Arts Center’s new exhibit “Barn Art” is a collection of works from 31 different artists in celebration of these functional, yet stunning, architectural gems — Vermont barns. The exhibit runs April 6-June 16, with an opening reception on Friday, April…

Pittsford residents versus Dollar General: Round five
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April 4, 2018

Pittsford residents versus Dollar General: Round five

By Julia Purdy

PITTSFORD—The fourth Zoning Board of Adjustment hearing on the application to build a Dollar General store on Plains Road in Pittsford village convened Monday, March 26, in two segments: a site visit and a presentation indoors at the Lothrop School gym. Both…

Killington Parks sends its season out in style

Killington Parks sends its season out in style

Saturday, March 30, 9:30 a.m.—KILLINGTON—Another great season with Killington Parks is once again coming to an end. Before they put the metal back in the shop, come lap the parks for one last spring event — Hibernation Park Jam, Saturday, March 30. Soft landings, good vibes,…

Motorcade sends Huebner off with grand farewell
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March 30, 2018

Motorcade sends Huebner off with grand farewell

RUTLAND—An exit “motorcade” for Rutland Regional Medical Center’s retiring CEO Tom Huebner was held on Friday, March 23 at 12-noon. Community members and hospital staff gathered inside the main lobby, outside and around the building to wave farewell. The Rutland fire department, police, and regional…