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Chaffee’s Challenge: Moving on, from one inspiration to another

By Janelle Faignant Correspondent “‘Where are they now?’ Is that the theme? I’m still alive,” Rick Chaffee says with a laugh. Rick is the Chaffee in Chaffee Art Gallery. His…

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Home again: Journalist and author Yvonne Daley has returned to Rutland with more stories to tell

By Janelle Faignant Correspondent It’s fitting for journalist, professor and author Yvonne Daley to kick off a “Where Are They Now” series, because she celebrates a birthday the week this…

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“Newly” weds will pack the Paramount

By Catherine Twing Correspondent Whether they’ve been married over 60 years or only a few months, eight local couples will all be “newlyweds” on February 11 when the Paramount Theater…

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Rutland student joins in DC rally

By Patrick McArdle Correspondent She may have been in Washington, D.C., as one resident of a small state, but Rutland High School senior Molly Engels said the experience made her…

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A magical ride through USA and life

By Tom Haley Correspondent Imagine the scene: You’re pedaling your bicycle on a Texas highway and a car passes with the lyrics of “Against The Wind” by Bob Seger and…

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Ten years of baking with A Dozen Eggs

By Noella May Pickett Correspondent MOUNT HOLLY — Iced sugar cookies aren’t just for the holidays. At A Dozen Eggs Bake Shoppe, located in Mount Holly, owners Laura Courtemanche and…

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Book about diversity published

Photos and text by Robert Layman Dozens packed into The Dollhouse Restaurant and Bakehouse at Stafford Technical Center on Friday afternoon to celebrate the completion of “We Are One Rutland,”…

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Vermont’s best CDs: Celebrating the 2016 Tammie Awards

By Art Edelstein Arts Correspondent The year 2016 produced a small but entertaining number of new albums for us to review. We find several well-known Vermont artists with exceptional recordings,…

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New Year’s Eve will sizzle!

By George V. Nostrand Staff Writer My experience is that Rutlanders are often too quick to say, “There’s nothing going on.” That sentiment goes for any given weekend. But it…

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Primo! Livin’ the Dream

  By George V. Nostrand Local musician Jeff Poremski has had another long weekend. When I finally catch up to him on Sunday night, he is just getting back from…