May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Gearing up for the 2017 Springfield Steampunk Festival &nbsp

SPRINGFIELD — The Steampunk Society of Vermont, a federally recognized nonprofit based in Springfield, Vermont, is hosting the third annual Springfield Steampunk Festival on Sept. 23 and Sept. 24 at Hartness House Inn. More...

Fire department awarded $260K for new air packs

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Eight months after applying, the Springfield Fire Department has been awarded a $260,000 grant to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus, replacing units that have been in use since the early 2000s.    More...

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, May 14  12:43 a.m. — Caller reported a domestic dispute on Maple Street.  5:02 a.m. — Caller on Maple Street reported a tree and wires down in the road.  8:24 a.m. More...

Catholic Daughters of the Americas news &nbsp

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas members of Court St. Anne #1069 met Sunday, May 21. More...

Flocking fundraiser benefits Windsor County Relay for Life &nbsp

You've been flocked! Send a flock of flamingos today for a special occasion or just for fun. More...

Low gas prices prompt more summer road trips, GasBuddy says &nbsp

More Americans are planning to hit the road this summer compared to 2016, according to the annual Summer Travel Study conducted by GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting more than 65 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop. More...

Meriden resident honored for military service by LSRVNA &nbsp

MERIDEN — On Wednesday, May 10, Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice (LSRVNA) honored John H. McNamara of Meriden, at a “We Honor Veterans” ceremony in his home. Surrounded by family members John Jr., Patricia, Kevin, Clara and Terry McNamara, Mr. More...

Local artists to participate in this weekend's Open Studio event &nbsp

Visitors and residents of Rockingham will have the opportunity to view artist/artisan studios as they stroll the historic downtowns of Bellows Falls and Saxtons River during the Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Claremont Lions Club hosts vision screening &nbsp

Doree Russell of the Claremont Lions Club uses a computerized camera to test the vision of Zachary Stevens at Bluff School on Thursday morning. More...

Local students help prevent underage drinking &nbsp

BELLOWS FALLS  — Greater Falls Connections and the Advanced Above the Influence Group completed their “Sticker Shock” project May 4, 2017 at three local retailers. More...

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