Piermont barn destroyed in fire

PIERMONT—A large barn on Dartmouth College Highway in Piermont was destroyed in a fire on Sunday night. Several area fire departments responded to the scene at 321 Route 10 north of the village at approximately 10 p.m. after a neighbor spotted the blaze. Piermont Fire Chief Bruce Henry estimated the barn was 150 feet in […]

Board considers moratorium extension

FAIRLEE—With a new building ban along Lake Morey set to expire next month, the Fairlee Selectboard is considering an extension. Following a public hearing on Sept. 27, 2021, the board adopted a temporary moratorium on certain construction on Lake Morey in an effort to reduce cyanobacteria blooms in the lake.

Newbury projects mulled at ARPA forum

NEWBURY—Over 30 members of the public appeared at a Newbury Selectboard meeting on Aug. 18 to discuss the town’s American Rescue Plan Act funding. Board chair Alma Roystan and members Jeff McKelvey and Joe Parsons were on hand, and speakers were allowed five minutes each to present their ideas for ARPA spending consideration. Those wishing […]

Teen center is latest Main Street arrival

BRADFORD—Before the heat of the day beats down at noon, volunteers gather at The Hub Bradford Teen Center. It’s moving day from 9 Barton Street upstairs to 134 Main Street. Wendy Wightman, a volunteer who read about the move on the listserv, carries boxes packed with books. She and Jared Pendak, Frank Tegethoff, Nick Phelps, […]

Photo of the Week

BURSTS OF SUNSHINE—Bright yellow dahlias with red highlights shine in the corner of the floral border at the 4 Corners Farm Stand on a brilliant sunny day in South Newbury recently.

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