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Local summer volleyball leagues come to a close with championship games
On Tuesday, the Sitzmark summer volleyball league wrapped up another year of competition with championship games for both the A and B leagues. This year featured 11 B league teams and seven A leagu...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golfing fundraiser for the Kindle Farm School
VERMONT- HCRS’ seventh annual golf tournament fundraiser featured many new and exciting changes this year. Seventy-four players took to the greens at the Woodstock Country Club, raising more than $...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer festival ends with big winners
EAST DORSET- Julie Welles, of Wellington, FL, and Twan triumphed in the $50,000 Vermont Summer Celebration Grand Prix on August 9 during the final week of the Vermont Summer Festival horse show. Th...
Aug 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hops for Hope benefit 5K walk or run
DOVER– The American Cancer Society’s Hops for Hope 5K Run/Walk is an exciting new event in conjunction with the 20th annual Mount Snow Brewers Festival. The Hops for Hope race is held on Saturday, ...
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Green Mountain Challenge picks up
DOVER– With more than 900 participants joining the 2014 Adventure Challenge, the number of adventurers totals over 2,000 since the series began in the summer of 2012. The majority of participants s...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charity golf tournament looks to get more involved in the second year
WILMINGTON- A local organization wants to keep you in the dark, but not when it comes to abuse. That’s why, on September 9, the Windham County Safe Place Child Advocacy Center is holding a second a...
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bike ride to combat food insecurities
Aug 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- The Deerfield Valley plays host to some outstanding events throughout the course of each year including what has become one of the valley’s favorites, the Hungry Lion Bike Tour presente...
Mount Snow’s downhill mountain biking
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- Downhill mountain bikers from all over the Northeast came to Mount Snow for the fourth stop on the Eastern States Cup downhill series this past weekend, August 2 and 3. Over 100 riders of al...
Congrats! Two holes-in-one a day apart
Aug 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- On Friday, July 25, Bryan Buckley, of Attleboro, MA, got a hole-in-one on the sixth hole, par 3, at 150 yards, front pin location, at Mount Snow Golf Course. He used the 7 iron. Witnesses we...
Peace run comes through Wilmington
Aug 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run (formerly World Harmony Run), an international torch relay, will be coming to Wilmington Friday, August 8, at 11 am, outside of Bartleby’s Books. ...
Team builds chemistry during offseason
by Jack Deming
Aug 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The first Monday after Thanksgiving is a long way away. There’s a new high school and gymnasium to get used to, and a whole soccer season ahead, but for the boys aiming for a spot on Tw...
Preseason soccer practice
Aug 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- All boys and girls entering grades 9 to 12 at Twin Valley High School are invited to preseason soccer practice on Thursday, August 14, at Twin Valley High School. The boys and girls wil...