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Posted: January 18, 2019
Coach Floyd Buck, Jr. recently headed to Fair Haven, VT with the high school wrestlers for the annual Slater Dual Meet, while Coach Don Beebe took the junior high team to Milton, VT for a tournament. Every grappler showed improvement, strength, determination, and spirit - the high school team racked up eight wins against teams such as Mt Anthony (Bennington) and Burr & Burton (Manchester); junior high wrestlers brought home 2nd place (Ayden Smith) and 3rd place (Cole Wright) along with several other wins after a very long day of grappling.
Whiting Library Welcomes New Youth Services Librarian Stephanie Kaufman
Posted: January 14, 2019
Whiting Library, located on Main Street in Chester, is delighted to welcome new Youth Services Librarian Stephanie Kaufman. After several months, many applicants and interviews, Stephanie will be joining the staff of Whiting Library and offering her services to the children, teens and families of the community.
Springfield's Varsity Wrestlers Rock Otter Valley
Posted: January 7, 2019
The team scored 5th place overall at a varsity tournament on December 29th, under the direction of Coach Floyd Buck, Jr. and assistant coaches John Stafford, Jr. and Bradley Bennett, veterans of the Springfield wrestling program.
Springfield VT Wrestling Results From Otter Valley and Saint Johnsbury
Posted: December 14, 2018
Fantastic work by the Springfield VT Wrestlers yesterday! The Junior High/JV crew hit Otter Valley in Brandon, VT - every single kid put forth their very best effort on the mats.
CAFC Thanks Andover Snow Riders
Posted: December 14, 2018
The Andover Snow Riders collected 189 pounds of non-perishable food and $591 for the Chester Andover Family Center Food Shelf and Financial Assistance Program at their annual December Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser. This special event was well attended by Andover and Chester residents coming together to enjoy a delicious breakfast and spend a leisurely Saturday morning catching up with old friends and making new friends. It was a wonderful way for residents to support their community.
Come Celebrate With Bonnie's Bundles Dolls December 8
Posted: December 1, 2018
Now in our fiftieth year of doll making, Bonnie's Bundles Dolls is having a special event offering four unique Bundles at 25% off to celebrate the holidays. Two dolls have motifs eyes that promise spring will come again -- Agatha and Violet -- probably best suited for adult collectors. Two with real beguiling eyes are perfect for that special child in your life.
Posted: November 20, 2018
Five newly elected legislators will speak on December 6, 2018 at the Chester Rotary First Thursday event. Three senators, Allison Clarkson, Alice Nitka and Dick McCormick, along with Representatives Tom Bock and Annmarie Christensen will provide an overview of their legislative work in Montpelier. They will talk about upcoming state initiatives and budget issues.
Come St. Luke's Annual Christmas Tea On December 1st
Posted: November 17, 2018
One of the most festive events of Chester's Overture to Christmas is the St. Luke's Christmas Tea and Sale. Saturday, December 1st, Willard Hall will be filled with the sounds, smells and surprises of Christmas. Beginning at 11am through 3pm, there is something for everyone.
Posted: November 2, 2018
For three days, Thursday, November 15, 10-4, Friday, November 16, 10-4, and Saturday, November 17, 10-3 the Chester Andover Family Center Thrift Shop will hold its first ever "Everything In The Shop Half Price Sale". Our loyal customers and first time shoppers do not have to wait for Black Friday for bargains.
Posted: October 25, 2018
Get ready for the holidays by decorating a pre-made evergreen wreath with specially collected greens, natural materials, bows, and other embellishments, plus all the wire, glue guns, and equipment necessary to make the decorating fun and successful. Open to the public, the workshops will take place in Willard Hall at St. Luke's Church, 313 Main Street (Route 11 West) in Chester, VT and will once again benefit both the church and the Chester Conservation Committee's youth environmental-camp scholarships.
Two New Great Reviews
I have a selection of limited edition prints of the Chester Village Green, the Stone Village and historic village vignettes framed and unframed.
Call Lew Watters at 802.875.2114 or email
Helps Vermonters put three balanced meals a day on the table. Most households get at least $50 each month for food. If you qualify, you could get a monthly payment that helps you buy more food.
To learn more, visit or dial 2-1-1.

Wednesday, January 23
Whiting Library Open House
Main Street, Chester
Come and welcome our new Youth Services Librarian, Stephanie Kaufman
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