NEW HAVEN — Competitors battled the heat and humidity while scything for the glory last week at the Addison County Fair and Field Days. Famous Vermont scyther Lucien Paquette was in attendance to watch his protege Mike Canty, of Proctor, take second place in the men's senior division.       …

MIDDLETOWN SPRINGS — As Hump Day passes, the cast of "Humpty Dumpty's Dream" is nearing their Friday performance date at the Theatre in the Woods Camp  — which means one thing: costume parade. The play, written by Frank Asch, depicts the life of Mr. and Mrs. Humpty Dumpty and what happens af…

In a modest, unassuming warehouse in Rutland's industrial district on Quality Lane, Ann Clark Ltd. — the country's largest cookie cutter company — is churning out pterodactyls, gingerbread men and this past week, pulling old dies from election year to take to the White House. Recently the co…