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The Seer of Rutland

By Thomas D’Agostino

The Eddy family of Chittenden found fame in their well-publicized acts of mediumship and séances in their family home. Only five miles south of the Eddys, another man, Solomon W. Jewett, was making waves of his own. By the end of the nineteenth century, both parties had put the otherwise sleepy state of Vermont on the spiritualist map.

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Grafton Flea Market hums even on a slow day

Grafton Flea Market hums even on a slow day

By Rod Lee

Weather (it was overcast with a hint of rain in the air, and humid) stifled the attendance that the Grafton Flea Market typically enjoys on a summertime Sunday the morning of August 12th, but this did not dampen the spirits of vendors—or patrons shopping for merchandise.

“How much for these pens?” Bob Wilcox, holding up several writing... Read More

MAPFRE Insurance Donates $10,000 to American Red Cross in response to Webster tornado that displaced dozens of families

 WEBSTER, Mass., August 28, 2018

MAPFRE Insurance today announced a $10,000 donation to the American Red Cross of Central Massachusetts (ARCMA) to support its Disaster Relief fund in response to the tornado that struck Webster August 4. The donation will be used to help the 43 individuals who were displaced by the tornado, and other people whose lives are affected by devastating events.

“When a tornado, fire or flood takes a house... Read More

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