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Wow! This year’s fall foliage contest, once again, brought out many of the area’s most talented local photographers. Crisp colors, breathtaking and dramatic views and well-composed shots flooded the pool of contenders, making it truly difficult to award just three prizes.

The Legion held its annual Veterans Day ceremony on the steps of the Akeley Memorial Building on Main Street at 11 a.m. From 8 to 10:30 a.m., veterans, students and community members enjoyed the 8th annual community pancake breakfast at Stowe High School.

Saturday sees the return of the Don Post Memorial Co-Ed Hockey Tournament from the Friends of Stowe Jackson Arena.

Crowds filter in as Rocktoberfest gets underway. The Morristown Parks and Recreation Department event is always the last Saturday in September.

Scores of visitors and locals enjoy Oktoberfest at Trapp Family Lodge on Saturday at its brewery.

Be-Longing for Justice and Johnson’s Racial Justice & Social Equity committee held a Pride celebration Sept. 8, featuring a LGBTQ+ storytime with Jae Basiliere, the chief diversity officer at Northern Vermont University, and more. The free event celebrated LGBTQ+ communities in Vermont.