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  • Once upon a time in history: Early Killington and tourism


    Killington was originally settled by families from Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. They came to Vermont looking for good, cheap land to farm - largely because their farming methods had depleted soils (due to lac ...

  • Once upon a time in history: New beginnings for the Village

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    Editor's note: This is part 4 in a series that provides an historical perspective on the Killington Village and progress over a 44-year period. The stockholders of S-K-I Ltd., Killington's founding/parent company, approved ...

  • Soldiers Atop Mount Independence

    Commemoration of anniversary of Revolutionary War, Mt Independence State Historic Site, Orwell. Public welcome. Camps open 10:30am Sat. & 10am Sun. Demos, historic scavenger hunts, kids' activities, reading of Declaratio ...

  • Fair Haven Local History Day

    3rd annual, til 4pm in Fair Haven Park. Tours of the historic Marble Mansion Inn for $3. All proceeds benefit the marble fence post project sponsored by the Fair Haven Historical Society.