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Shelburne memorial to honor veterans

Shelburne veterans are adding touches to a memorial planned for the parade ground in town.

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Addison County Transit Resources to close May 25

In recognition of Memorial Day, Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) will be closed Monday, May 25.

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1957 airplane crash is story of tragedy, redemption

Historian and writer Bill Powers of Rutland will present a fascinating story of tragedy and redemption at a special meeting of the Castleton Historical Society, on Thursday, June 4. Powers will be joined by aviation-crash expert Brian Lindner of Waterbury for a discussion about the October 1957 crash of a U.S. Army, Canadian-made, De Havilland L-20 Beaver and the deaths of four U.S. servicemen onboard.

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Morgan Horse Museum names new director

American Morgan Horse Association Executive Director Julie Broadway announced that after a search, Amy Mincher has been hired as the museum director for the National Museum of the Morgan Horse, located in Middlebury.

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E-mails reveal complete streets battle over Rutland City road grant

Vermont Watchdog Report

Officials in Rutland just want to fix a failing road at an affordable price. They might not be able to, if complete streets advocates get their way. According to leaders at the city’s Department of Public Works, Dorr Drive should be rebuilt as is.

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Orwell's Memorial Day events to honor those who gave "the last full measure"

The Town of Orwell will host its 42nd Memorial Day Parade and Celebration of Veterans on Sunday, May 24.

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Rutland man charged

On May 20, at approximately 8:35 p.m., Jason Hyjek, 37 of Rutland was pulled over for operating a vehicle with a registration that had expired in March, as well as also smoking a cigarette with an infant in the vehicle.

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Vermont Bishop will help Rutland-area Catholics celebrate feast day

Special events for Immaculate Heart of Mary Feast in Rutland

According to Rev. James ‘Jim’ E. F. Riley, Sr., of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church Parish Council, a series of special services will be held for the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

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Vietnam vets to hold Rutland book sale

Free books, exhibits and brief talks from Vietnam veterans will be features of a program sponsored by the Rutland Free Library and Chapter 1 of the Vietnam Veterans of America Saturday, May 23, in the Fox Room of the Rutland Free Library.

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Crime doesn’t pay

Volunteer retiree spends his spare time in court and prison

Retired, 82-year-old engineer Paul Crossman of Rutland has always been interested in law and order.

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Kimble in the spotlight at Sheldon Museum

The Sheldon Museum in Middlebury presents the exhibit “Warren Kimble All-American Artist: An Eclectic Retrospective”, on view now through Oct. 18.

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Lake Champlain Maritime Museum opens for the season May 23

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum (LCMM) opens for the 2015 season on Saturday, May 23, offering Addison County residents, students with college ID, and veterans, as well as active and reserve military personnel free admission over the entire Memorial Day Weekend.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Travis Hoffman

Travis Hoffman, of Middlebury, has been volunteering as a recovery worker at the Turning Point Center of Addison County for the past five months.

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Guest Viewpoint: Time to get Old Hickory off the $20 bill

Andrew Jackson would be the first to say to take him off the $20 bill.