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

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Antiques | Appliance Sales & Repairs | Art Galleries | Auto Parts/Repair | Builders-Contractors | Computer SystemsCustom Cabinetry |Energy Services | Environmental Services Financial Services | Flooring | Garden Center | Groceries | Health & Fitness | Insurance | Interior Design | Internet/Website Services |Newspapers | Painters | Pet CarePlumbing-Heating | Portable Restrooms | Professional Services | Psychological Services| RecreationSeptic Services | Services | Specialty Shops | Storage | Tile | Water Treatment


The Store Antiques

Carefully selected 19th and 20th century American and English country antiques. Upstairs at The Store, Route 100, Waitsfield, VT. 496-4465. Open daily.


Appliances Sales/Repair

To 100 Appliance Repair

Prompt Service and Installation of all major brands. Residential. Fully insured. Refrigerators, Washers, Dryers, Stoves, Dishwashers. Call Maury Hayssen, 496-2100, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Valley Appliance Repair

Fast, dependable service and installation for all major appliances. Call 496-3810.


Art Galleries

Artisans' Gallery

150+ Vermont artists and artisans. Gifts and cards for every occasion. Jewelry, clothing, furniture, pottery, photography... Free gift wrapping; we ship. Bridge Street, Historic Waitsfield Village. 10-6 daily. Vtartisansgallery.com. 496-6256.

Green Mountain Glassworks

Come and watch amazing glassblowing demonstrations at Michael Egan's Glassblowing Studio & Gallery on Route 100 in Granville! Open 9am to 5 pm, closed Tuesdays. Info: (802) 767-4547 or www.eganglass.com

Mad River Glass Gallery

Displaying the nationally reknowned craftsmanship of Melanie and David Leppla, whose pieces reside in the American Museum and Renwick Galleries (Smithsonian) among others. 496-9388.

Moosewalk Studios & Gallery

Award-winning watercolors and gliclees, fine art photography and Vermont folk art. 2 miles on picturesque Lincoln Gap Road in Warren. 802-583-2224. www.moosewalkstudios.com

Parade Gallery

Fine picture framing emphasizing conservation. Original and reproduction paintings, prints, sculpture and ceramics by local and regional artists. Daily 10-5:30, except Wednesday (holiday weeks open Wednesday). Warren Village. 496-5445. www.paradegallery.com.


Auto Parts/Repair

Fisher Auto Parts

Automotive Parts and Accessories for cars and light trucks. Brake drums and Rotors turned. Hydraulic Hoses Custom Made. Fiddler's Green, Route 100, Waitsfield. 496-3188. Mon.-Fri., 7:30 am-5:30 pm; Sat., 8 am-1 pm.

Ted's Kar Kare

Schedule your next preventative maintenance and repairs with Ted. Automobile experts on all makes and models. Oil Changes, Tires, Brakes, Exhaust, State Inspections, Steering, Suspensions, Alignments, Windshields -- anything your car needs. Route 2, Waterbury. (802) 244-1224.



Alokada Contracting

Alokada (ä-ló-kä-dä) is an Abenaki phrase meaning "let's work." We build new homes, additions and decks. Also offer remodeling, renovations and light commercial. Free estimates. Contact us at 496-2751 or (802) 793-0267 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

ArroDesign, Inc.

Award-winning design-build company and certified passive house builder constructing fine custom homes and additions. Fabricators of architectural concrete for kitchen and bath renovations. www.arrodesign.com, 802-793-3234.

A.W. Clark Builders

Builders serving the Mad River Valley since 1954. New homes, additions and renovations. We offer conventionally framed homes, Timberpeg post and beam and are now offering Harvest Homes panelized construction. Call Tom or Brooks at (802) 496-3030 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. www.timberpeg.com, www.harvesthomes.com, www.awclarkbuilders.com.

Brothers Building Co., Inc.

General Contractor - Construction, Management, Renovations - Repairs, Maintenance. Plumbing, carpentry, painting, roofing, septic systems, water systems. In business since 1965. 496-3916. www.brothersbuilding.com.

Castlerock Construction

Frame to Finish Carpentry. Free Estimates. New homes and renovations. Experience with Yankee Barn homes. 17 years local. Prior experience in Dover, MA, on historical homes. (802) 583-1479.

Charles R. Snow, Builder

No job too big, no job too small. Custom carpentry, property management, custom homes, renovations, sanding and plowing, additions. Warren. 496-5639.

Dave Tomczyk Carpentry

Remodels, new construction, additions and decks, replacement windows, custom cabinets, efficiency builder. Local references and experience. Insured. 485-4953.

H.A. Manosh

Water wells, hydro fracturing, water systems and geo-thermal well drilling. 24-hour 7-day service. 800-544-7666. www.manosh.com; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mad River Post and Beam

Specializing in traditional timber frame homes, additions, porches and structures. Please contact us at www.madriverpostandbeam.com or (802) 595-1716.

NorthLand Construction

Complete design and general contracting services since 1978. Residential and commercial. We specialize in innovative, custom, super-insulated sustainable projects of all kinds, marrying traditional rhythms with today's needs. Route 100, Waitsfield. 496-2108. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PepperTree Homes

Fine custom-designed modular and field-built homes. Complete design/build services—fixed-price contracts. Multi-year award winner with Home Builders of Northern Vermont. Energy efficient, super-insulated, quality for life. Call Paul Fitzgerald, owner, (802) 793-0625 or www.peppertreehomes.com.

RayLaR Builders, General Contractor

We bring the highest quality to every project. Building distinguished homes in The Valley since 1971. Renovations and design. 802-496-3440. www.raylarbuilders.com

Rivers Building & Consulting Inc.

Local General Contractor for 30 years constructing new homes, renovations, additions. Custom work to fit your needs. We also do tile installation. Member of Better Business Bureau and Home Builders Association. 793-2195, 496-0246; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Weather Hill Company

For 40 years, with over 200 traditional and historic projects in 17 states, the award-winning Weather Hill Company of Warren continues to design and build with "the beauty, balance and permanence that once was the American heritage." Design, General Contracting, Millwork, Restaurants, Kitchens, Custom Cabinetry - of the highest quality. (802) 496-4460; www.weatherhillcompany.com

Turtle Creek Builders

"The Green Mountains' GREEN Builders." An award-winning builder, designing and building sustainable, energy-efficient, high-quality homes, modular homes, renovations, additions and fine interiors to national green standards. Call Ward Smyth, head turtle, at 496-2206.


Computer Systems

Butternut Systems

Personal and business computing solutions. Your local source for computer hardware, software, service and support. Butternut Systems offers a full range of technology consulting services. 583-4129 butternutsystems.com

Darrad Services Inc.

Established 1992. We buy, sell and service both Macintosh and PC computers and printers. We install networks and video security systems. 496-2772.

Small Dog Electronics

Vermont's Apple Specialist offering Mac, iPad sales & Mac repair. Wide range of accessories for computers, tablets and phones, plus lessons, consulting and business services available. Route 100, Waitsfield. Hours: Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm. 802-496-7171, www.smalldog.com.

Vivid Technologies

Dedicated to meeting your complete residential & business PC needs. Repairs/Upgrades; Sales/Service; Networking. Our goal is to ensure your maximum performance and protection. Your satisfaction is our commitment. 496-7950. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. www.vividvt.com.


Custom Cabinetry

Traditional Design

Custom designed and built cabinetry for the distinctive touch for your kitchen, bath or living room. Serving The Valley since 1987. Located at The Skinner Barn, Common Road, Waitsfield. 496-WOOD (9663), www.traditionaldesign.net


Energy Services

Bourne's Energy

Bourne's has been family owned since 1946 and is the trusted neighborhood choice for energy providers. Bourne's does more than just deliver bioheat, propane, kerosene, biodiesel (on/off road) and wood pellets to the community, they deliver greener choices along with dedicated service 24/7, efficient heating/cooling equipment sales, installation and maintenance. Call (802) 496-3010 or visit online at www.BournesEnergy.com.

Environmental Services

Wilcox & Barton, Inc.

MRV-based environmental and civil engineering company providing site design; land use permitting; water, wastewater and stormwater design; Act 250; subdivision; AST/UST design/removal services; environmental investigation/remediation. (802) 496-4747. www.wilcoxandbarton.com.


Financial Service

Eilers Financial Services

Providing full-service insurance and financial services for you and your business including Life, health, disability as well as long-term care insurance. Call us for your questions, 802-496-3192 voice; 802-496-5362 Fax. Securities and Investment Advisory Services offered through NFP Advisor Services, LLC (NFPAS) Member FINRA/SIPC. Eilers Financial Services is a member of Partners Financial, an affiliate of NFPAS. Eilers Financial Services and NFPAS are affiliated.



McLaughlin Hardwood Flooring

Dustless floor sanding, environmentally friendly finishes, custom installations, borders, inlays, medallions, quality local flooring. Over 29 years experience. Bristol, VT. (802) 453-7956. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Garden Center



East Warren Community Market

Local and Organic -- Meats, dairy and garden fresh produce. Specialty foods, Cheeses, simple housewares and all the staples. Beer and Wine. Local Artisan Bread delivered delivered Tuesdays and Fridays. At the corner of Roxbury Mtn and East Warren Roads. Open daily, 8am-8pm; in season, Fridays until 9pm. 496-6758. Everyone is welcome. An inspiring place to shop!

Mehuron's Supermarket

Fresh seafood, meat, produce, deli, bakery. Full line of groceries. Maple syrup. Fine wines. Liquor agency. Premium cigars. Village Square, Waitsfield. 496-3700.

Paradise Deli & Market

Groceries, wine, beer, produce. Sandwiches, Philly-style hoagies and cheese steaks. Breakfast sandwiches. Sun.-Thurs., 7am-7pm; Fri. & Sat., 7am-8pm. Sugarbush Access Road. 583-2757.


Health & Fitness

Lisa Loomis, Personal Training Services

Personal training in your home or at local gyms. Professional, certified, reasonable rates. Single, couple or small group sessions available. 496-4484.

Mad River Valley Ambulance Service

Emergency Medical Services. For emergencies only, 911; for information only, 496-8888.



Hickok & Boardman Insurance Group, Denis, Ricker & Brown

Business, Home and Auto Insurance with a dedicated 24x7 Local Claims Service Team. Contact us today for free insurance quotes. (802) 229-0563, wwwhbinsurance.com. "Here when you need us!"

Jamieson Insurance Agency, Inc.

Auto, home and business insurance. The Trusted Choice for the best value. 496-2080; 5523 Main Street, Waitsfield. www.jamiesonins.com

Paige & Campbell, Inc.

An independent insurance agency providing home, auto, business, health and life insurance since 1907. Irasville Common. 5197 Main St., Waitsfield. 496-3118. www.paigeandcampbell.com.


Interior Design

Old Elm Interiors, LLC

An experienced interior design firm focusing on interpreting client tastes and creating elegant, comfortable homes. Please visit our website, www.oldelminteriors.com, or call Cynthia Hoare, (802) 496-8893, cell 973-714-4939. Warren, VT.


Internet/Website Services

Green Mountain Access

Your truly local Internet Service provider offering high-speed Internet service and 24 x 7 technical support. Also offering dedicated connections, server and hosting services. Call 496-8598 or visit www.greenmountainaccess.net.


Internet consulting, website design and development, datebase-driven sites, optimization, maintenance, training, hosting. Helping businesses succeed on the internet. Darlene McCormick, 496-4940, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



The Valley Reporter

The Valley Reporter is a weekly newspaper published every Thursday morning serving the Mad River Valley. Telephone 496-3607/3928, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; visit www.valleyreporter.com.




Pet Care

Dirty Paws Pet Spa

A gentle full-service grooming salon, offering daycare and boarding. Located in Village Square, Waitsfield. No appointment needed for nail trims. Available 7 days a week. 496-7297.

Mad River Veterinary Service

Providing caring animal health medicine and surgery. House and farm calls by appointment. Boarding and bathing. 496-7272. 24-hour emergency paging service.

Valley Animal Hospital

Large and small animal practice. Hours by appointment. 24-hour emergency service. Roy Hadden, DVM. 496-3006.


Plumbing and Heating

Hartigan Company Septic Service

Frozen Line and Drain Thawing and Jetting * Camera Inspection * Culvert, Storm Drain and Catch Basin Cleaning * Locally owned and operated since 1956. 802-223-3452 or 1-800-696-0761. www.hartigancompany.com

Pring Plumbing and Heating

Promptly and efficiently serving the MRV with all its plumbing, heating, air conditioning and solar needs. Residential and Commercial. New installations, Repairs and Remodels. 802-496-7958, 496-7957. pringplumbing.com.

Ward's Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

Residential and Lt. Commercial. Plumbing, fixtures and faucets, water systems, water pumps, air conditioning,energy efficient oil & gas boiler & furnace installations, on-demand hot water heaters, radiant heating. Fully licensed & insured with excellent references available. 38 years of service in the MRV. 802-496-6022. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Portable Restrooms

Hartigan Company Septic Service - Portable Toilet Rentals

Standard and Deluxe rentals, Special Events, Weddings, Construction sites, Air-conditioned Crowd Pleasers, Enhanced Access Units. (802) 223-3452 or 1-800-696-0761. www.hartigancompany.com


Professional Services

LaRock Property Maintenance

All season, complete and reliable 24/7 indoor and outdoor home maintenance, monitoring and improvement services. Six generations in the Mad River Valley with two generations currently running the business which was established in 1986 by Ted and Penny LaRock. Snow Removal including Plowing, Sanding, Shoveling, Snowblowing, & Bucket Loader Services; Stonework; Remodeling; Emergency and Scheduled Repairs; Keyholder Services; House Checks. We guarantee our contracts and we will keep your property safe and accessible throughout the winter. Visit us online, www.larockpm.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us, 802-496-4725. Happy to discuss how our wide variety of services can be configured to fit your needs. Our motto is "When you're not here, we are."

Mad River Property Management

Snow plowing, shoveling and sanding, house checks and nonhazardous debris removal. Carpentry projects, selective tree cutting and any remaining fall cleanup are perfect tasks for the snowy season. Arrange lawn service and spring projects now and we'll be ready to go. (802) 496-5555, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 4036 Main Street, Waitsfield.

Property Management, Inc.

Serving the valley for over 50 years. Providing year-round services for your home: Home care management and maintenance, general contracting, lawn care, snowplowing, loader work. 496-2321.

Whitney Tree Service, LLC

Providing full service tree care in accordance with modern arboricultural standards since 2001. Pruning, planting, removals, stump grinding, cabling, fertilization, pest management, firewood. Adam Whitney, ISA Certified Arborist, ISA Certified Tree Worker/Climber Specialist, EHAP Certified. (802) 496-9975. www.whitneytreeservice.com.


Psychological Services

Barbara A. Clarke, PsyD, Licensed Psychologist – Doctorate

Offering psychodynamic-relational psychotherapy for adults and adolescents dealing with psychological suffering from depression, spiritual emptiness, relationships, loss, trauma, life changes, anger. Insurance, Medicaid, sliding fee scale accepted. Waitsfield. (802) 496-8999.

Kathleen C. Koepele, MSW, ACSW, Certified Psychoanalyst

Psychotherapist with 30 years experience helping individuals, couples, adolescents and parents struggling with depression, anxiety, abuse, PTSD, postpartum depression, parent-child difficulties, relationship problems. Psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. Supervision. Fayston. (802) 583-1796.

Michele M. Reed, M.S.W., Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Experienced clinician providing psychoanalytic psychotherapy for a range of mental health issues. Adults, adolescents, children and couples. A collaborative approach is used, enabling people to explore and understand themselves, address unwanted patterns and find more satisfying ways of managing feelings, thoughts, behaviors and relationships. Waterbury. (802) 244-1748. www.mreedtherapy.com.

One More Mile

One More Mile Substance Abuse Services, Carl Yalicki, Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor. Counseling, Addictions Treatment, License Reinstatement, CRASH, Opiate Dependence. Waterbury, VT. (802) 244-6123, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Richard W. Davis, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist - Doctorate

Specializing in Clinical and Medical/ Rehabilitation psychology including individual and couples’ psychotherapy for * Stress-Anxiety Disorders * Depression * Adaptation to Disability/Chronic Illness, Medical Problems * Traumatic Brain Injury * Chronic Pain * Sexual Dysfunction * Relationship Problems * Bereavement. Insurance Accepted, Offices in Waitsfield and Burlington. 802-496-2802; 802-863-6114.



Blueberry Lake Cross Country Center

496-6687. Ski the warmth of our sheltered trails with snowfarming (groomed every day). Complete rental skis and snowshoes, lessons and snacks. Pets allowed.


Septic Service

Hartigan Company Septic Service

Residential and Commercial Septic Pumping * Portable Toilet Rentals * Culvert, Storm Drain and Catch Basin Cleaning * Frozen Line Thawing and Jetting * Grease Trap and Tank Pumping * Camera Inspection. Locally owned and operated since 1956. 802-223-3452 or 800-696-0761. We DO NOT Land apply your septage. www.hartigancompany.com.



Waitsfield Laundromat

Self-serve hours: 6 am-9 pm, 7 days a week. 802-734-3316. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. www.496laundry.com.


Specialty Shops

The Store

Distinctive kitchenware and home accessories. Unique gourmet food, gift baskets, antiques, bridal registries. Cooking classes held weekly. Serving The Valley for 48 years. 5275 Main Street, Waitsfield. 496-4465,  VermontStore.com.

The Warren Store

World Famous! Funky, friendly, eclectic. Bakery, deli (eat on the deck). Artisanal beers, fine wines. Upstairs: clothing, jewelry, gifts, housewares, toys, cards and More. Expert advice in all departments. Catering. (802) 496-3864. warrenstore.com.



Lincoln Mountain Storage

Storage unit sizes: 5x7, 6x8, 9x11, 12x24. All with 24-hour access. Located on Sugarbush Access Road, Warren, behind Paradise Deli. View photos at www.lincolnmountainstorage.com. Call 496-7225 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Mad River Park Self Storage

Self-storage units ranging in size from 5 x 10 to 10 x 32. Call 496-2299.

Peaks Apartments and Storage

5 1/2' x 12' storage units, safe, secure and convenient, 24-hour access. German Flats Road, Warren. (802) 583-8290.

Waitsfield Storage Company

Self-service, U-lock, easy access, low rates, convenient Route 100 location. 496-3853.



Down East Tile

Innovative design showroom. Extensive selection of ceramic, porcelain, glass and stone tile. Eco-friendly cork flooring. Custom stone countertops. Locally owned and operated 20+ years. The Biggest Little Tile Shop in New England. Stowe. www.downeasttile.com. 802-253-7001; 800-561-9257.


Water Treatment

Clear Water Filtration

Our specialists can provide expert recommendations on how to optimize your water quality by conducting a free basic water analysis at your home and business. Call (802) 496-5544, or visit clearwaterfiltration.com.