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The Valley Reporter
P.O. Box 119
Waitsfield, VT 05673

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Updated 07/30/14

- - Business Opportunities - - Employment - - Real Estate For Sale - - Real Estate Wanted - - Commercial Rentals - - House Share - - Room For Rent - - Rentals Wanted  - - Residential Rentals - - Vacation Rentals - - Services - - For Sale - - Instruction - Lost & Found - Miscellaneous - - Freebies - - Vehicles - - Pets/Farm - - Wanted - - Rideshare  - -  Yard Sale - -



Business Opportunities








IRASVILLE COUNTRY STORE seeks sales associates for full-time night shift and part-time day shift. Pay commensurate with experience. Drop by and pick up an application/interview. See Laurel.


CAREGIVER WANTED: LNA or equivalent experience needed for various shifts in the Mad River Valley. 496-4153.


CROP BISTRO & BREWERY is hiring! Assistant manager, line cooks, server, host, lead host, bartender, PM shift supervisor bartender, dishwasher. Email or drop off resumes: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Maria or Josh, 253-4765.


JOHNSON CARE HOME, a Level III residential care facility located in Hancock, VT, has an opening for a part-time RN. Please contact Mary or Kathy to schedule an interview. 802-767-4404.


INNKEEPER WANTED: Hiring innkeeper/housekeeper for Sugarbush area inn. Laundry is outsourced. No food served on site. Living quarters on property available, but you are not required to live on site. Call 201-213-4904.


CROSSROADS BEVERAGES & Deli in Waterbury is seeking a cashier to join our team. Must be customer focused. This is a hands-on fast-paced environment with multi-tasking ability needed. Must be a team player with great communication skills. Willing to train the right person. Please call Jeremy at 802-279-6183 or submit resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


EXPERIENCED TRACTOR-BACKHOE operator/truck driver wanted. Call 802-371-8958.


CARPENTER POSITION: Need an experienced carpenter with tools, wheels, good references. Mix of renovation, siding repair, walkways, railings, window installations, decks, and misc repair tasks. Interior and exterior work through November, and also year-round positions. Good crew, established business. Call Sugarbush Property Group at 583-2400.


MAINTENANCE/CONCIERGE at the Pitcher Inn (Warren). The Pitcher Inn Relais and Chateaux is looking for a Full and Part time Maintenance/Concierge positions, 25-40 hours per week. Please stop in to apply with resume and fill out application or email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please no phone calls.


LINE COOK. Named by New York Times as one of Vermont’s best restaurants, The Pitcher Inn Relais & Chateaux is currently hiring full-time and part-time line cooks. Applicants must have relevant experience working in a fast-paced fine dining establishment. Stop in to fill out an application or email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for immediate consideration.


LOOKING FOR PART-TIME Cook, Big Picture Theater & Cafe. Great place, great team, flexible shifts day and night time. Kitchen experience required but training also available. Stop by with resume or to fill out an application or email resume to Kevin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


ADMINISTRATIVE & Bookkeeping (40 hrs/wk) for Waitsfield property management firm. Office/computer/bookkeeping skills (PCs), Excel, Word required. Ability to work alone and as member of a team. High attention to detail and organizational skills wanted as well. Must be professional and a self-starter. Confidentiality a must. Call 496-9400 for application.







Real Estate For Sale



WARREN BUILDING LOT, 2.47 acres. Permitted. Easterly views, rectangular lot. Private location one-half mile from Schoolhouse Market. 802-279-2732.


SCHOOLHOUSE CONDO for sale, 1 bedroom, 2 level condo with den. The den could possibly make a 2nd bedroom. In the historic schoolhouse, Rt. 100, Waitsfield. 1050 sq. ft., full bath. In great shape! Excellent location, near everything in the Mad River Valley. Call Mike, 802-496-6145. $145,900.


NEWLY RENOVATED 2/3 bedroom, 2 full bath townhouse in Morrisville, VT. Close to village. One of the few units with a garage. Fully finished basement. Covered front porch and nice back deck with awning. Lowest common area fee around. FSBO $159,900. For more information call 802-279-3164.





Real Estate Wanted







Commercial Rentals



FULLER HOUSE in charming Waitsfield Village. Space available: small, medium & large office spaces. Take one, take them all. Work in the village, swim in the river. 802-355-5442.


WARM LIGHT-FILLED offices located on Bragg Hill’s Knoll Farm. Barn renovated to 3000 square feet of versatile private and or open spaces for up to 12. Kitchen/dining, full bath, conference room, energy efficient. Will parcel to smaller units. 496-5000.



Residential Rentals



STUDIO APARTMENT, Waitsfield Village, midtown, unfurnished, attractive, bright. No pets or smoking. 802-503-5452.


APARTMENT IN LOG HOUSE, large 2BR, office space, recently renovated, washer/dryer, woodstove. Year lease. $1175. 279-1949.


UNFURNISHED 1BR with small, extra room for study. Convenient to town amenities. Pet-free, nonsmoking. $775 plus utilities, first, last, security deposit, references. 802-503-5452.


UPDATED 3 BEDROOM house with storage shed and fireplace. Bright and clean. House faces the south. Located on German Flats Road, Warren. Minutes away from Lincoln Peak, Sugarbush. $1200/month plus utilities. Renter responsible to cut grass. 973-440-7036.


WAITSFIELD VILLAGE apartment, 1BR, 1BA, near river, renovated, unfurnished, pets considered. $1100/month includes heat, A/C, lawn, trash, plow. Call 496-8000.


LARGE RUSTIC CONVERTED barn/ski house for rent. Sleeps 4-6. 12 months, $1600/mo. 6 months @ $2,000/mo, or 3 months @ 3,000/mo. Utilities extra, oil heat, woodstove. Furnished (or unfurnished). 4WD. Negotiable horse barn. 802-496-2550 or 802-595-1258.


1BR APARTMENT on Sugarbush Access Road, $600/month plus utilities. 2BR apartment, $875/month plus utilities. Very affordable heat and electric. Pets by approval only. References required. Call Mike, 583-7676 (work).


FAYSTON 2BR DUPLEX apt. close to Mt. Ellen, dead-end road. 1 year lease, first, last and security. $950/month + utilities. Economical propane heat. Available Sept. 1. 201-707-3581.


TRAILER FOR RENT, 2BR, 1 ½ baths, on private lot. Would like lease references, credit check, first, last and security deposit. No pets, no smoking. $725/month, utilities not included. 496-3767.


1BR APARTMENT, Warren, with garage space. No pets. First, last, security, $600/month. 371-7561.





House Share



ROOM FOR RENT: Housemate wanted to share house, great location in Waitsfield, W/D, DSL. $450/mo. includes utilities. Call 496-9600.




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Vacation Rentals






Rental Wanted







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WRITING, EDITING and proofreading services available. Professional and reliable. Reasonable rates. References available. 496-4484.


FREE SUPPORT TO FAMILIES of children with special needs. Anything from navigating the education system to accessing resources. Call Cheryl at 496-4690 or Julie at 496-5610.


PERSONAL TRAINING in your home gym or mine; your health club or mine. Professional, certified, experienced. Reasonable rates, references, reliable. 496-4484.


BEAR IN DA BUSH Enterprises lawn care, spring & fall cleanup, excavating, logging, clearing, hauling, plowing & sanding. Free estimates, fully insured. Call Chris, 802-279-1808. We appreciate your business!


CHAINSAW WORK. Trees down? View overgrown? Too big for you. Too small for a logger. Call Steve, 279-1146.


DENNIS MEAD PAINTING: Over thirty years of professional painting in the Valley. Fresh coat of paint for your kitchen, high traffic areas, even wallpaper removal. References, fully insured, neat and clean. 496-2222.


DAY CARE: South Duxbury. Registered home day care currently has full- and part-time openings for 3 children from age 18 months to 5 years. Caregiver has 24 years’ experience as licensed provider and excellent references. Open year round. Call Susan at 241-2933 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER has opening. Call 496-2826.


BOOKKEEPING SERVICE Perfect for your small business. We provide account setup, invoicing, payables, payroll, reporting, tax filing, reconciliations, training. Save time and money with us! Call Terri, Green Mountain BookWorks, 802-793-8848.


MASONRY, BRICK, BLOCK, stone, new construction, repairs. 802-349-0339.


WINDOW CLEANING: Enjoy clear, clean windows. For free estimate call Shine On, 496-6884. Fully insured.


PAINTING: Interior/Exterior, drywall repairs and more. Neat, clean, quality work. Insured. No job too small. 793-1017.


FOR MORE LOCAL SERVICES see The Valley Reporter Business Listings in this issue and 496-3928.





For Sale



QUALITY CUSTOM contemporary pre-cut pine log home by Caledon. 1,500 sq.ft. house, anodized aluminum roof, 2-3 bedroom, 2 bath. Two-car garage with guest quarters above. Plans and complete materials list available for review. $91,000. Call 985-3240 or 985-4097.


CAN'T GET TO THE GYM? A personal trainer can help you put together a safe and effective workout you can do at home with minimal equipment. Why weight any longer? Reasonable rates, references, experienced. Call 496-4484.


KAYAKS, CANOES, STANDUP Paddleboards. Save on new, used and discontinued models! Clearwater Sports, Waitsfield, 496-2708. New shipment of ultra-lite kayaks and SUPs has arrived!


GREEN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE firewood, all hardwood, cut, split and delivered. Green, $250/cord. 802-485-8525, 1-800-707-8427.


FIREWOOD: GREEN, $250 per cord; $260 delivered to Warren. Seasoned, $300. 454-1259, 225-8900.


MIXED HARDWOOD: cut, split, delivered. 1 ½ cord loads, $350 per load. No checks, cash only. 802-767-3750.


NEW SELECTION of Merrell kids’ hiking and sandals at Clearwater Sports, 496-2708.


2006 AQUA-THERM Outdoor Wood Boiler. Model #S-275 SS. Heats at least a 3500-square-foot home. This unit burns anything! Hard or soft wood. It won’t last long at $3500. Call Martin at 802-777-0169.


NORDICTRAK C2150 treadmill, barely used, $425. ProSport 560SE Ergometer Cycle, $50. Athens Furniture curio cabinet, $400. Antique trunk, $100. Call 802-888-3376 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


SUMMER SALE, SUMMER SALE on Patagonia, Prana, and Mountain Khakis clothing and select footwear, trail running, boots and sandals by Merrell, Teva and Bogs, 20-50% off, at Clearwater Sports, 496-2708.














HOME PET GROOMING, cats and dogs. I come to you. Also offer pet sitting. Call 498-4701 for appointment and info. Will travel some.









ATTENTION SHaRC & BRIDGES members: veteran fitness instructor and personal trainer Lisa Loomis is available for personal training at either club. Call 496-4484 for details.


EXPERT FLY FISHING instruction for all ability levels on local rivers by Registered Maine Guide John Pollock. Equipment included. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..















SUNDAY BRUNCH BUFFET, 9am-2pm, Hancock, VT. Old Hancock Hotel, 802-767-4976.





 Lost & Found




FOUND: AX & MALLET, on Route 100 in front of Yestermorrow. Call to describe, 609-846-8081.








CHANNEL 44 WELCOMES public announcements, notices, birthdays, etc. Free. 583-44TV.


FREE FLATBREAD AVAILABLE for ill or injured children and adults. Call American Flatbread, 496-8856.


FREE MASSAGE TO deployed troops and members of their immediate family. Call Mad River Massage for details, 496-5638.


FREE AIRTIME for those interested in hosting a radio show on WMRW 95.1FM, local community radio. or 496-4951.


FREE CANCER SUPPORT for those touched by cancer (patient, caregiver, family, friend, etc.). Kindred Connection members have been in your shoes and provide one-on-one support. Contact us at VT Cancer Survivor Network: 1-800-652-5064, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


ENGAGEMENTS, WEDDINGS, births, graduations, obits, local events... published at no charge in The Valley Reporter. Email info & photos to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..













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