Know any outstanding citizens — big or small — who need braces? Drs. John Steinman and Lynne Addiego of Barre's All Smiles Family Dental Center are giving them away for free to a deserving individual through The emBrace Project, a community outreach effort in its inaugural year. They're currently accepting nominations for children and adults who have made a positive contribution to their school or community, or who have overcome a challenging personal obstacle. Submissions will be accepted through August 17. A winner will be chosen on September 4 — and everyone nominated will be eligible for up to $500 off his or her orthodontic treatment. Now that's something to smile about.
Every year, hundreds of orphaned and injured wild birds and mammals need help. Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitators are trained to aid our feathered and furred friends, and properly release them back into the wild. Campers learn what’s involved, focusing on Vermont species, how we can help them thrive in nature, and…(more)