September 20th, 2015
Community Wellnes and Rehab Center
The Vermont American Physical Thereapy Association wants to help you reduce your risk for falling. Are you worried about falling? Attend a free event that will offer an informational session and an optional brief balance screening by a licensed Physical Therapist. After the screening, people received recommendations that can help reduce risks of falling, based on individual results.
A watercolor exhibit at the MAC Center in Newport. (Photo by Christopher Roy)
Newport Rotarian sells tickets for it's annual Duck Regatta during the fall festival Saturday. The annual race will take place in Gardner Park Sunday. (Photo by Christopher Roy)
NEWPORTâ€“The North Country Falcons girls soccer team hosted the BFA St. Albans Comets on Wednesday afternoon.
With another gorgeous late summer day setting the stage, the Falcons went out gave a less than favorable performance in their coachâ€™s eyes, as they lost 3-1.
For the whole story, see the Express on 9-17-15.
NEWPORTâ€“The North Country Falcons field hockey team welcomed the St. Johnsbury Hilltoppers into town for their second home game of the season.
Under a gorgeous blue sky the Falcons went out and gave it their all, but had to settle for a 1-1 tie on this afternoon.
For the full story, see the Express on 9-16-15.
BURLINGTONâ€“The North COuntry cross country team was in action on Saturday. To find out how they did, see the Express on 9-15.
Hope everybody survived the heat and is ready for just a touch more before we get into fall.
Here is what tickled my fancy this week.
1. Riley Urie is on fire! The Lake Region sophomore scoring sensation has scored 2 goals in all four games he has played in this year. Talk about consistency.
2. The World Cup of Hockey will return next fall after a 12 year break.
I love this tournament dearly and started watching it in the late 1980's when it was still called the Canada Cup.
The 2015 Essex/Orleans Athletic Hall of Fame held their induction ceremony on Saturday night at The Club Restaurant and Pub.
For a list of all the inductees, see the Express on 9-14-15.
The North Country Falcons lost to Bellows Falls 44-14 on Friday. For more, see the Express on 9-14-15.
The Compassionate Friends of the Northeast Kingdom, a support group offering friendship and understanding to families grieving the death of a child of any age and from any cause, will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 at the Orleans Federated Church on Second Street in Orleans. For more information, call Fran Smith at 487-9055 or Bev Gage at 754-2085