Tag Archives: Brandon

5 fun events this weekend
Local News
July 6, 2018

5 fun events this weekend

Some towns continue to celebrate Indpendence Day this weekend. From concerts to barbecues and fireworks, there’s something for everybody. Here are our top picks:

 Brandon Independence Celebration

Jul 6 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Brandon’s Independence Day Celebration begins with Street…

“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…

Julia Mark to perform at Brandon Music

Julia Mark to perform at Brandon Music

Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.—BRANDON— “I have literally seen people’s breath taken away when they first hear Julia Mark,” said Jay Ottaway, of the Plymouth Folk and Blues Festival. Julia Mark is a singer-songwriter and pianist of jazz-inflected folk/pop but her songs are unique in their…

Letter
July 26, 2017

Thanks for the 29th annual Great Brandon Auction

Dear Editor,

From sun-up to sun-down (yes this rainy spring gave us perfect weather for the day) on Tuesday, July 18, Brandon was a-glow with donors, volunteers, bidders and buyers at the 29th Great Brandon Auction. After unloading our spiffy “Auction Storage Trailer” and organizing…

Afternoon bidding
Local News
July 26, 2017

Afternoon bidding

By Evan Johnson

The annual Brandon Auction, Tuesday, July 18, attracted 175 people to downtown Brandon and raised over $10K for the town’s chamber.

FEMA assesses flood damage in Brandon
Local News
July 19, 2017

FEMA assesses flood damage in Brandon

By Evan Johnson

Federal Emergency Management Agency staffers were in Vermont last week, appraising damage  to roads, bridges and other infrastructure from early July rain storms.

On Thursday, July 13, a two-man team of public assistants plus a public affairs liaison drove from the Vermont…