Neighbors volunteer to help residents with home maintenance in South Newfane

Volunteers from different agencies around the state helped Thursday to spruce up a home in southern Vermont.“What we’re doing here today, is really a neighbors helping neighbors event,” said Sarah Waring, state director for VT and NH USDA Rural Development. “The team is all out. We’re joining together at William and Janet Berner’s house to do a lot of the tasks that get hard for you when you get older. We’re doing garden work; we’re helping to demolish a chicken shed. We’re making this place a little more livable with some time love and kindness.”Janet and Bill Berner have lived … Read more