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Gleaning veggies benefits locals in need
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June 20, 2018

Gleaning veggies benefits locals in need

Home gardens and local farm fields are beginning to fill up with fresh produce as the growing season gets underway. And with it, the Vermont Foodbank’s gleaning teams are taking to the fields to harvest surplus fresh food for people struggling to afford it.

The…

Billings Farm and Museum welcomes Milligan as associate director
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June 6, 2018

Billings Farm and Museum welcomes Milligan as associate director

WOODSTOCK—Billings Farm and Museum has a new associate director.

Barbara Milligan, formerly the president and CEO of the Cape and Islands United Way, brings with her a strong combination of marketing, development and leadership experience.

In her former role, she managed…

New restaurant owners ‘elated’
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May 30, 2018

New restaurant owners ‘elated’

By Katy Savage

WOODSTOCK—Brandon Sharkey was hustling about the kitchen of his new restaurant, Eat Woodstock – making eggs and muffins, opening and closing the refrigerator while the other kitchen employees were doing the same.

“It’s hectic,” said Sharkey, the chef and…

Caroline Cotter to perform at Brandon Music

Caroline Cotter to perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, June 2, 7:30 p.m.—BRANDON—With a captivating soprano voice and award-winning songwriting, Caroline Cotter’s travel inspired songs take listeners all over the world and into the depths of the human heart. Cotter is currently touring to support her second major release, “Home on The River.” Catch Cotter when she…

May rainbows
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May 23, 2018

May rainbows

Tao Smith, head of Killington Mountain School, catches a large rainbow trout in a local stream. (Photo Submitted)