Quite a bit was accomplished during the last 12 months

Cornwall Consolidated School bid farewell to 14 students in the class of 2011. Photo by Karen Bartomioli

CORNWALL — The past year offered a great example of how Cornwall always manages to move forward while celebrating and preserving its rich past — along with more than a bit of record breaking.

There was, for example, the historical society’s summer exhibit featuring Dr. Brad Walker, the ultimate old-fashioned country doc.

Also in the historic village, where most homes are old enough to have been built without central heating, an outdoor wood burning furnace and pertinent regulations were scrutinized. Around town, buildings were considered for solar energy installations.

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