LOCAL NEWS

A federally funded program that distributed food to thousands of people at state airports across Vermont over the past two months will be entering a new phase.

MONTPELIER — Hours after his ceremonial swearing in, Police Chief Brian Peete was out of uniform, but still on duty Wednesday night, attempting to quell some residents’ concerns about a school-based police officer, and pleading with the School Board to resist their calls to eliminate that position.

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LEMPSTER — Residents are voicing their objections after recent notices sent to post office box customers declared that the Lempster U.S. Post Office will be temporarily moving its operations to the Marlow Post Office located at 842 Route 10.

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SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — On Thursday, June 25, the 2020 graduating class of Leadership Southeast Vermont (LSEVT) attended their virtual commencement ceremony. Twelve participants received completion certificates, the culmination of 10 months of education, collaboration and community impact work. M… Read more

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It is with regret that the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, Inc. Board of Governors announces the cancellation of the 67th All-Star classic football game scheduled for Aug. 1 of this year. The novel coronavirus and resulting pandemic has led to the cancellation of high school classes, spring sports,… Read more

REGIONAL NEWS

BRADFORD — British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested Thursday on charges she helped lure at least three girls — one as young as 14 — to be sexually abused by the late financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was accused of victimizing dozens of girls and women over many years.

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Workers wearing black masks and white gloves move through the corridors of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, pushing a cart loaded with high-top sneakers from some of the sport’s biggest stars.

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Doctors and nurses aren’t the only medical heroes during this viral pandemic. I am proud of my niece, who works at the admissions desk of a large hospital. Also, don’t forget each hospital’s cafeteria workers. And their custodians. Think of the valuable work custodians do to maintain a hospi…