Makerspace Opening Date Set at Hannaford Career Center

Makerspace Opening Date Set at Hannaford Career Center

By WILLIAM P. KELLEY

September 20, 2018


Filed under Local

After months of hard work and preparation, the long-anticipated space will open to the public in November.

Daily Grind Replaces Carol’s in Downtown Middlebury

Daily Grind Replaces Carol’s in Downtown Middlebury

By KENSHIN CHO

September 13, 2018


Filed under Local

A new coffee shop works to fill the void left by Carol's.

From Carol’s to The Lobby, Stores are Closing in Downtown Middlebury

From Carol’s to The Lobby, Stores are Closing in Downtown Middlebury

By SADIE HOUSBERG

September 13, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase

Stroll down Main Street this afternoon and you may find a vastly different landscape from the downtown of semesters past.  The “For Sale,” “For Lease,” and “Markdowns up to 70% off” signs, as well as unfamiliar shop windows and the conspicuous rail bridge construction project are unavo...

Charter House Opens Early Amid Growing Need

Charter House Opens Early Amid Growing Need

By ELLIE ANDERSON

September 13, 2018


Filed under Local

The Charter House continues to meet community needs.

On the Road: Snapshots from a New England Summer

On the Road: Snapshots from a New England Summer

By NORA PEACHIN

September 13, 2018


Filed under Local

A Middlebury student documents her New England road trip.

Bernie Sanders Holds Labor Day Rally in Middlebury

Bernie Sanders Holds Labor Day Rally in Middlebury

By BENJY RENTON

September 5, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase

Crowds gathered on the Town Green in Middlebury on Monday, September 3 for the annual Labor Day Rally. Similar to previous instances of the event, Senator Bernie Sanders attended and was the culminating speaker in a three-hour lineup, which included Representative Peter Welch, Vermont Senator Chris...

Notes from a day at the Vermont Cheesemakers Festival

Notes from a day at the Vermont Cheesemakers Festival

By AMELIA POLLARD

August 28, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase, Uncategorized

Tasting and maneuvering our way through more cheese than we care to admit.

Farmers’ Market Kicks Off Spring Season

Farmers’ Market Kicks Off Spring Season

By JAEHEE PARK

May 9, 2018


Filed under Local

The Middlebury Farmers’ Market (MFM) started its summer market season last Saturday, May 5, featuring a variety of products including fresh produce, prepared foods and other Vermont crafts. This year’s outdoor summer market will run every Saturday and Wednesday morning from 9:00am to 12:30pm until ...

State Renews Effort to Address Opioid Addiction

By ISABEL EMSFELD

May 9, 2018


Filed under Local

Every day, over 115 people die from an opioid overdose in the United States. The leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50 is drug overdose. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the “economic burden” of prescription opioid misuse alone in the United States is ...

College Executives Make Up Elite of Addison County

College Executives Make Up Elite of  Addison County

By AMELIA POLLARD

May 9, 2018


Filed under Local, News

In recent months, executive pay has sparked controversy among faculty, staff and students as tax forms and op-eds have prompted a negative response to the salaries of the college’s top administrators. Executives at universities across the country earn high salaries as the competitive job market...

Marijuana in Vermont: What’s Been Happening and What’s to Come

By KENSHIN CHO

May 9, 2018


Filed under Local

Over the past year, the legal use of marijuana has been attracting more and more attention in Vermont. Just last month, PhytoCare, a cannabis company from Waterbury, opened the state’s fifth licensed medical marijuana dispensary in Bennington. The dispensary is capitalizing on the interest in cannabis as...

Maple Run Brings Together College and Town

Maple Run Brings Together College and Town

By CHLOE FLEISCHIER

May 9, 2018


Filed under Local

Over the past weekend, Middlebury students and townspeople alike laced up their sneakers to join in the Middlebury Maple Run. This half marathon and relay run, which took place on Sunday, May 6, is nicknamed “The Sweetest Half” for the pancakes and fresh maple syrup that finishers enjoy at the ...

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