Letters to the Editor, Colchester Sun

Winter carnival thanks

The Colchester Winter Carnival Committee would like to express its sincere thanks to the businesses, organizations and individuals that helped make this year’s event possible. Your continued support and generosity is greatly appreciated! We could not do it without you!

Thank you to Bauer, Gravel, and Farnham; Bevins’ Door LLC, Bevo Catering LLC, Bibens ACE Colchester, Chamberlain Construction Inc., Champlain Cable Corp., Champlain Chiropractic Services PC, Coates Island Marina, Colchester Contracting Services Inc., Crowley Construction Company Inc., Cummings Electric PC, Danform Shoes, Dick Mazza’s General Store, DJ’s Tree Service, Family Dentistry, Future Einsteins, Green Mountain Acupuncture LLC, Gregory Clairmont Associates in Real Estate, Hayward Tyler Inc., Hazelett Corporation, Kent Booraem – State Farm Insurance, Lake Champlain Access Television, Marina at Marble Island, Mike’s Auto Parts, Pension Works Inc., Pepin Memorials, Petit Brook Veterinary Clinic, Rebecca Collman, MD; Red Cross, Red Leaf Software LLC, Rich Gardner, Saba Marina LLC, Seaway Car Wash, Shadow Cross Farm Inc.;,Three Brothers Pizza & Grill and Vermont Information Processing. A huge thank you to Sheppard Custom Homes, our major sponsor for the talent show!

We’d also like to thank our talent show judges Amy Minor, Alayna Westcom and Sharon Meyer. Congratulations to our talent show winners! Youth Division: Grades 2 – 4: 1st Place Sawyer Cyphers, Gunnar Perren, & Jacob Robare; 2nd Place Aaliyah Metzger and 3rd Place Isabella Chicoine. Young Adult Division: Grades 8 – 12: 1st Place Sam Burgess, Bella Lopez, & Henry Lopez; 2nd Place Renee Brouillette & Elysia Way and 3rd Place Jennifer Martel. Junior Division: Grades 5 – 7: 1st Place Tiko Bedrosian, 2nd Place Aurora Barella and 3rd Place Isabella Maestas. Adult Category: Ages 18+: 1st Place Upscale (quartet): Carol Hollenbeck, April Knight, Carolynn O’Donnell, & Trecia Pallman-Hamilton; 2nd Place Megan Wallace and 3rd Place Lake Effect (band): Mollie Coons, Brian Costello, JP Farineau, Michele Grimm, & Rachael Straub.

Mike LaPan

for Colchester Rec