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The Valley Reporter
P.O. Box 119
Waitsfield, VT 05673
802-496-3928
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Updated 07/24/14

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Employment

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CHARISMATIC GENTLEMAN in Waitsfield seeking an equally personable person to support him in his daily activities M-F for 37 hours per week. Work out at The Bridges, assist at work, and enjoy your community together. Must live in/around Waitsfield, be punctual, caring, responsible, and have experience with folks with Developmental Disabilities. Please contact John at 355-9218.

 

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LOOKING FOR EXPERIENCED retail sales associate. Must be detail oriented, self motivated. Knowledge of outdoor clothing and gear helpful. Please send resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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THE PITCHER INN, a Relais & Chateaux property in Warren, seeks experienced, reliable culinary professionals. Breakfast and dinner shifts available; flexibility appreciated. 496-6350, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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BARISTA/FOOD PREP position available at Three Mountain Cafe. Year round, 30+ hours a week. May work into a supervisory position. Stop in with resume and fill out job application.

 

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HOUSEKEEPER WANTED 1 or 2 days a week starting in August. MRV B&B. Competitive pay. Call 496-9935.

 

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THE BRIDGES FAMILY Resort and Tennis Club is looking for a full-time, year-round Recreation Center Cleaner. We are looking for a hard-working individual with attention to detail and an excellent work ethic. Must be able to follow direction without constant supervision. This position is Thursday-Monday second shift. Competitive wage and excellent benefit package including dental insurance and an IRA plan. Please contact Kim at 583-2922 or apply in person. Come be a part of our Bridges Family!

 

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SEEKING YEAR-ROUND, part-time, experienced household help for large home in Stowe area. Must have laundry skills. Nonsmoking, pet friendly. Please respond to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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SPRING HILL SCHOOL, a NAEYC, 5 STAR, Reggio-inspired preschool in Waitsfield, is looking for an afternoon team teacher for approximately 10-15 hours a week for the 2014-2015 school year. Must have experience working with young children, high energy and creativity. Please email Director Kira Harris, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . EOE.

 

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Employment

 

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Real Estate For Sale

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SELL & PURCHASE Mad River Valley & Vermont properties. Maple Sweet Real Estate: www.maplesweet.com, 800-525-7965, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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GOODMAN CONSTRUCTION, INC. 3.3 acre permitted lot, will custom design and build new 3 bedroom home on scenic Common Road in Waitsfield. Charlie Goodman: 802-496-3914. www.goodmanconstructionvt.com.

 

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SMUGGLERS' NOTCH RESORT timeshare for sale by motivated seller! Located at4323 Route 108 S., Smugglers' Notch, Vermont and nestled in the heart of Vermont's Green Mountains. This beautiful 2/2, sleeps 6, and available week#24 is going for a competitive price of $5000! Please contact Jared Wallace at 305-375-7683 if interested.

 

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WAITSFIELD STORAGE Company, 5400 S.F. building containing 41 self-service storage lockers on one acre of scenic VT RT 100 property. Excellent rental history. $259,000. Call owner, 802-496-3853.

 

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SUGARBUSH POST & BEAM with extensive views. Fayston Farms 3-4 bedroom. 603-770-5000. www.477FarmRoad.com.

 

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SNOW CREEK Condominium, 2BR, 2BA, top floor, views, nicely furnished. Offered at $295,000. Village Gate 1BR, 1BA from $59,000. Build equity rather than season renting! Shown by appointment. Sugarbush Investment Properties, 802-583-4550, www.sugarbushvt.com.

 

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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.

 

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Real Estate Wanted

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I'M GETTING READY to start breaking ground on my house in Waitsfield and am looking for a 2-3BR house to rent while mine is being built (annual lease preferred but am flexible). I grew up in Waitsfield, am very responsible and very referencable locally. I come with a well-behaved and affectionate dog and kids will be around regularly (especially in the winter). If you have ideas of a place that would fit, please reach out. Thanks, Dan (802-825-6280).

 

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Commercial Rentals

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PRIME OFFICE SPACE for lease in the centrally located Mad River Green Shopping Center, Waitsfield. Call Jon at 496-6254 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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OFFICE IN WAITSFIELD Village, sunny, good parking. $250 per month. 802-917-3264.

 

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OFFICE RENTAL: 5197 Main St., Waitsfield. Major intersection location, Irasville Common, across from farmers’ market. 700 sq. ft. $500/month plus utilities. 802-793-4343.

 

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Residential Rentals

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2BR WARREN HOME, $1,200/mo, Sept-Aug lease. Maple Sweet Real Estate, 496-9800, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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APARTMENT FOR RENT: 2 bed, 2 bath, dishwasher, washer/dryer, Direct TV. $1000, split utilities. 496-3109.

 

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TWO BEDROOM, TWO BATH home, part of private estate in East Warren, furnished, all utilities included plus Wi-Fi and Cable, approximately 1000 sq.ft., W/D, $1500 month, private location, first, last and one month security required. 802-498-3438.

 

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1 BEDROOM + LOFT: Sugar Run Condos. New bathroom, furnished. Queen bed & 2 twin. No pets/smoking. $850/mo. + utilities. Seasonal option available. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . 917-816-5891.

 

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 Room For Rent

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Vacation Rentals

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HOUSE FOR SKI SEASON rental Nov-April 4BR, 3.5BA, 3 floors fully furnished. Minutes to Mtn. Great for families. Call 617-469-6632 and leave message.

 

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Services

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eSUBSCRIPTIONS. We’ll send you a link via email every Thursday morning so you can read the entire issue of The Valley Reporteronline. $18.50/year. (802) 496-3607. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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

 

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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.

 

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FOR THE BEST in carpet & upholstery cleaning, call Modern Carpet & Upholstery Cleaners for free estimates, 496-3573.

 

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

 

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SMALL ENGINE and dirt bike repair. Reasonable rates. Please call (802) 224-6652.

 

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DENNIS MEAD PAINTING: Over thirty years of professional painting in the Mad River Valley. All interiors as well as exteriors. Fully insured, clean, fast and neat! 496-2222.

 

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

 

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THE NOSE NOSE housecleaning service for chemically sensitive/environmentally idealistic people. Your home cleaned to your specifications using only irritant-free cleaning products. Lynn, 371-9397.

 

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SOMETHING SEW RIGHT, clothing alterations and repairs since 1986. 250 Main St. Suite 103, Montpelier. Patty Morse, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 802-229-2400.

 

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COMPLETE BOAT AND Trailer service: Pipers Sales and Service. Route 15, Morrisville, VT. 802-888-6288. Est. 1994.

 

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

 

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

 

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DRYWALL TAPE & FINISH, primed, interior painting. You hang, I finish. Vacuum sanded. Insured. 291-0842.

 

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MRV PERSONAL ASSISTANT Too busy? No time? Home organization, clutter cleanup, errands, coordinator, cleaning, shopping, paperwork, odd jobs, gardening, parties… Transportation – airport, elder. References. Amy, 802-578-3802.

 

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EXCAVATION SERVICES/Tree Work. Free estimates, services include stump removal, ponds, driveways, drainage, land clearing, more. Fully insured. 802-730-3296. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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VERMONT HOUSE WORKS offers exceptional home cleaning services in the Mad River Valley. Specializing in the care and maintenance of vacation homes, rental turnovers, and residential homes. 802-498-4648, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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MASONRY, BRICK, BLOCK, Stone. Chimneys cleaned, lined, built, repaired. Free estimates. 802-349-0339.

 

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HOLDEN HOME REPAIR, light excavating, property maintenance. Driveways, digging projects, landscaping, carpentry, painting. Insured. 583-1339.

 

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TRACTOR AND EXCAVATOR work. Driveway grading/repair, ditches/culverts, tree clearing and stump removal and brush-hogging. Fully insured. 802-598-5829.

 

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YOUR GIRL FRIDAY. Experienced housekeeper available. References. Call Sarah, 496-2826.

 

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TOM’S AUTO & DETAILING, brakes, oil changes, check engine light and more. (802) 496-2220. Moretown.

 

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FOR MORE LOCAL SERVICES see The Valley Reporter Business Listings in this issue and atwww.valleyreporter.com.

 

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For Sale

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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.

 

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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.

 

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NEW HAND-SHAPED Doyle Bamboo SUPs are in! Check out these awesome colors from 23 lbs.! Pau Hana Malibu Tour SUPs too! Clearwater Sports, Waitsfield, 496-2708.

 

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FIREWOOD, QUALITY Hardwood: green $225/cord, seasoned $260, dry $300. (802) 454-1259.

 

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FIREWOOD: ALL HARDWOOD. Green, $220/cord. Seasoned wood, $300/cord. Cut to your length, split & delivered. (802) 485-8525, 1-800-707-8427.

 

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MIXED HARDWOOD: Cut, split and delivered. Green, $200/cord. Cash only. (802) 767-4420.

 

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USED MOUNTAIN BIKES for sale for kids & adults. Clearwater Sports, from $75. 496-2708.

 

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YOU DID NOT MISS them! Official Warren July 4th tee shirts still available. Now $10 each, free shipping. Contact Helen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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STAND UP PADDLEBOARDS, kayaks & canoes. Save on new, used, and demo models! Clearwater Sports, Waitsfield 05673.

 

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4 TRUCK TIRES on rims. Cooper Discoverer M&S, 265/70 R16. $250 OBO. 496-6405.

 

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MASSAGE TABLE, adjustable legs, removable headrest. Blue. With carry/cover. $165. 767-3735.

 

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GUSTAV STICKLEY Mission Oak Classics, like new: Night stand, end table, sofa table, round drop leaf table, footstool. Prices and dimensions, call 583-4039. Warren.

 

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LOST: WATCH, at Waitsfield Farmers’ Market, Sat., May 24. Black strap, gold face. Sentimental value. 802-272-8017.

 

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 Pets/Farm

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HAY FOR SALE, $2 per bale, for feeding or mulch. Also 8 large bales of new cut, wrapped hay. (802) 767-3311.

 

 

 

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VSNIP: SPAY/NEUTER assistance for VT income-eligible care providers of cats & dogs. For applications, send #10 business size SASE to VSNIP, PO Box 95, Bridgewater, VT 05034. 877-867-1424.

 

 

 

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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.

 

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CHAIR YOGA WORKSHOP, Monday, 7/28, 9:30-11am, w/Faith Bieler at indyYoga, Rt. 100, Duxbury. $15. Pre-register at indyyoga.net.

 

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KIDS YOGA CAMP: ages 6-10. 8/5 & 8/7, 1-4pm, w/Megan Bisbee at indyYoga, Rt. 100, Duxbury. $65. Pre-register at indyyoga.net.

 

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Wanted

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LOOKING FOR WOOD LOTS, 10+ acres. Firewood, logs, hardwood, softwood. Call after 5pm, (802) 454-1259.

 

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LOOKING FOR OLD dirt bikes and dirt bike parts. I’ll take them off your hands. Call 224-6652.

 

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WANTED: PACKING PEANUTS and cardboard boxes. 496-9935.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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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. .

 

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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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2009 MINI COOPER Clubman. Dark blue with black cloth interior. 6-speed, heated seats, double moon/sunroof, heavy duty mats, roof rack, 51k miles, excellent condition, 35 mpg, great car, needs nothing. $12,500. Call 802-793-5112 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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BUY YOUR NEXT CAR at public auto auction. 200-plus vehicles this Saturday.THCAuction.com, 802-878-9200.

 

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JULY 26 & 27, small yard, big sale! Moving sale, 2096 Ward Hill (2 miles up), South Duxbury, VT. 9am-4pm.

 

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GARAGE SALE: SATURDAY Only, July 26, 9-3. 1186 North Rd., Waitsfield. Fabulous old local safe, furniture, copper pots and pans, tools, desk, vintage cocktail cart, books, pre-WWII Lionel Trains, great free pile and many more interesting and unique items. Come and have fun shopping.

 

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