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Lucky 7 News Quiz, No. 3: Take the quiz until May 24

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LAST WEEK’S WINNERS

Thanks so much to everyone who took our first Lucky 7 News Quiz!!!! Just like last week, we’re STILL feeling generous, so we’re giving away pins and sticker packs to everybody who aced it, plus one of several people who scored 6-of-7.

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

  • Brent Fraser (runner-up)
  • Ann Sharfstein
  • Hayden Smith
  • Corinne Girouard

CONGRATS! Comment on Facebook or email us at uvindex@vnews.com to let us know if you want to come by the Valley News to pick up your loot or if we should pop ’em in the mail.

THE CORRECT ANSWERS TO QUIZ NO. 2:

Q: What’s the design on the new VT Munchies food truck, often parked at Colburn Park in Lebanon?
A: Red-and-black Buffalo plaid pattern.

Q: What did a Claremont fourth-grader recently petition the City Council for?
A: To monitor traffic on South Street and potentially reduce the speed limit.

Q: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center recently celebrated the 125-year anniversary of Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital. How much did Hiram Hitchcock pay for the hospital’s construction in 1893?
A: $220,000.

Q: What is “orbiter,” as explained in a Close-Up story by reporter EmmaJean Holley?
A: Both B, a mechanical ride at a fair, and C, the name of the exhibit by photographer Nicholas Gaffney currently on display at AVA Gallery and Art Center.

Q: Which Upper Valley native is toying with the idea of running for attorney general of New York state?
A: Zephyr Teachout.

Q: After Hanover baseball beat Lebanon on May 9, what gift did a Hanover player give to Athletic Director Mike Jackson, who is retiring in June?
A: Potted plant.

Q: UV INDEX bonus: What was the source of noise emanating from the skies over the White River Junction area for two Tuesday nights in a row?
A: Black Hawk helicopters.

TELL YOUR FRIENDS!

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Lucky 7 News Quiz, No. 2: Take the quiz until May 17

SMARTPHONE & TABLET USERS

If you’re on an smartphone or tablet, please click here for a mobile-friendly link to the quiz!

DESKTOP USERS

Continue on to the quiz below! (Note: There’s a scrolly bar.)

LAST WEEK’S WINNERS

Thanks so much to everyone who took our first Lucky 7 News Quiz!!!! For this inaugural quiz, we’re feeling generous, so we’re giving away pins and sticker packs to everybody who aced it, plus one of six people who scored 6-of-7.

AND THE WINNERS ARE:

  • Kelly Hyson (runner-up)
  • Celeste Pfeiffer
  • Gigi Martin
  • Melanie Benzel

CONGRATS! Comment on Facebook or email us at uvindex@vnews.com to let us know if you want to come by the Valley News to pick up your loot or if we should pop ’em in the mail.

THE CORRECT ANSWERS TO QUIZ NO. 1:

Q: What’s the name of the Valley News series, which published its third installment this week, about what books residents are reading?
A: What Are You Reading?

Q: Which restaurant is relocating from downtown Hanover to Hanover Street in Lebanon, with an anticipated opening this month?
A: Thai Orchid

Q: About how much would the town of Hartford need to spend to keep the Wendell A. Barwood Arena open, according to a contractor’s estimate?
A: $500,000

Q: Which longtime high school coach this week announced he was resigning to take a new sports gig at Windsor High School?
A: Rob Johnstone

Q: What kind of animal looked a lot like this emoticon — ヽ(゚Д゚)ノ — on page B1 of the Sunday Valley News?
A:  Bat

Q: Who said the following: “I want to fill the gap and I want to give the community what they’re asking for.”
A: Mehuel Patel, describing grocery items at George’s AG SuperValue in Enfield, which he recently bought with his brother Devendra Patel.

Q: And last but not least, the UV INDEX bonus: The internet this week is fighting over the definition of which abbreviation?
A: IMHO

TELL YOUR FRIENDS!

They can find this page at www.vnews.com/lucky7 or uvindex.vnews.com/lucky7.

 

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