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B & W Owner Hands Over The Keys After 25 Years: Snack Bar Opens Thursday

April 23, 2014

ORLEANS — Today (April 24) B & W snack bar will open for the season. The little snack bar is a staple in the summer schedules of many Kingdom residents. But this year there will be a new face to the restaurant, that of Lisa Cox.
Cox bought the snack bar two weeks ago and has been “under the gun” ever since to be ready for opening. Luckily, veteran owner Odessa Sanville is there to help her through the transition.
Sanville has owned the restaurant for 25 years, and it has been in her family almost since the beginning.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

Olympians Share Memories: Sargent and Dunklee Come Home To Barton

April 23, 2014

BARTON - On Tuesday evening a packed Barton Memorial Building was treated to a slide show and question-and-answer session with two local Olympians. Susan Dunklee and Ida Sargent participated in the Sochi Winter Olympics a few months ago.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

Jay Peak Season In Uncharted Territory

April 23, 2014

Jay Peak continues enjoying an excellent skiing and riding season that is still going strong. The mountain has received prolific snowfall this year, with an unheard of seven additional feet within the last month-and-a-half. Resort officials report that they plan to be opened until Mother’s Day, May 11.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

Community Justice Center Holds Drug Forum

April 23, 2014

NEWPORT CITY - The area’s drug problem continues to be a major concern of local residents and law enforcement officers alike. Last week, on Wednesday, April 16, the Community Justice Center sponsored a community forum to discuss just that.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

Rasputitsa Well Received

April 23, 2014

NEWPORT CITY - If you’re not accustomed to seeing bicycles on dirt roads in the area, better start getting used to it.
The Inaugural Rasputitsa bike race was held on April 29, starting and ending on Main Street in Newport.
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Rasputitsa is a Russian word for mud season.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.

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