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Summer curling clinic offered in Woodstock

Summer curling clinic offered in Woodstock

Sunday, July 9, 5:45 p.m.—WOODSTOCK—Upper Valley Curling is offering a Learn to Curl clinic on Sunday, July 9, 5:45-8 p.m. at the Union Arena in Woodstock. People don’t usually think of playing games on ice during July, but there’s a dedicated group of curlers in…

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June 29, 2017

College of St. Joseph hosts summer athletic camps

RUTLAND—College of St. Joseph (CSJ) is offering summer sports camps for young athletes throughout July.

These six-day residential camps are open to athletes in grades 7-12. Camps are led by CSJ’s varsity coaches, their staff and student-athletes, and will include an academic component.

The college will offer an eSports camp July 9-14; cheerleading and dance camp July…

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June 29, 2017

Explore Vermont’s libraries throughout the summer months

VERMONT—From June 1 to Sept. 1, 118 Vermont public and academic libraries will be handing out passports in the third annual Passport to Vermont Libraries program, encouraging Vermonters and visitors alike to visit some of Vermont’s unique, beautiful and creative libraries.

Did you know? The…

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June 28, 2017

Oh, those summer nights

By Dom Cioffi

It’s one of those memories that will be forever burned into my psyche.

It was a summer night right after my high school graduation and I was ready to make a major bad decision (although it didn’t feel that way at the…

VSO announces Summer Festival Tour

VSO announces Summer Festival Tour

July 2-9—The Vermont Symphony Orchestra announced its seven-concert 2017 Summer Festival Tour running July 2-9. While covering every corner of the state, the program will highlight America’s musical melting pot, featuring music written by immigrant composers across the globe, around the theme of this year’s…

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June 21, 2017

Remembering summer places for food, ice cream

By Mary Ellen Shaw

Now that summer is here it brings back memories of summer meals and ice cream treats enjoyed outdoors back in the 60s and 70s.

The A&W Restaurant on upper North Main Street was one of the “in places” to go. It…