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I’m voting no December 13


I’m voting no on December 13 for creating a special task district for an “Essex Community Parks & Recreation,” and I urge you to do the same. Why? Many reasons. Perhaps you have seen the list of pros and cons distributed by the Recreation Governance Study Committee. What they fail to tell you is that…

EHS senior wins equestrian awards


Hannah Turner rides her horse, Bubba.

Essex High School senior Hannah Turner took home a slew of awards from the local Champlain Dressage School Series, held this past summer and fall. Turner took first in the two-phase competition as a junior rider, receiving the Horseworks Insurance Challenge trophy. She also was crowned reserve champion in the training level dressage competition as…

DiGrande begins Purple Knights career


Essex High School graduate Eli DiGrande takes off toward the rim during St. Michael's College exhibition game against the University of Vermont on November 5. (Photo by James Buck)

The St. Michael’s College men’s basketball squad is sporting a familiar local face this season, with 2015 Essex High School graduate Eli Di- Grande kicking off his career with the Purple Knights ear- lier this season. In five games so far this season, DiGrande is averaging 15 points per contest and 2.3 points, shooting with…