Morning Briefing -- Tuesday

Tuesday July 30, 2013

Tuesday, July 30

Overeaters Anonymous meets

BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St.


Dorset School Board

The Dorset School, 6 p.m.

Agenda: Special meeting: Report of the Superintendent of Schools: septic system, placement of solar panels on roof, update on food service plans, bus transportation to BBA for the 2013-2014 school year; report of the principal; hiring process update for vacant positions; employment: appointments/resignations: hire recommendation for administrative assistant; directors’ orders and financial statements; public comment; other business.


Sarah E. Wilson joins Morrissey Law Office as attorney

BENNINGTON -- Jason P. Morrissey is pleased to announce that Sarah E. Wilson has joined his law office in Bennington as an associate attorney.

A Shaftsbury native, Wilson is a 2012 graduate of the Roger Williams University School of Law in Bristol, Rhode Island, and a 2004 graduate of Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island. Prior to attending law school, she worked at the law firm of Cummings and Dailey, LLP as a real estate paralegal from 2004 to 2009. She is a member of the Vermont Bar Association and the Bennington County Bar Association. Ms. Wilson is also actively involved with the Norshaft Lions Club and CDC Pre-Law, Advisory Board. She is the daughter of Mark and Peggy Wilson of Shaftsbury.

The office of Jason P. Morrissey, attorney, is a general civil law practice focusing on real estate transactions, representation in the probate, family, and civil courts, estate and trust planning, commercial transactions, and representation of corporate entities. Wilson is participating in all areas of the practice and has a particular interest in developing her Elder Law practice, which was a focus of her studies throughout law school. The law office is located at 217 Union St.

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