Local 4-H’ers attend Vermont 4-H Northwest Counties Regional event

Local 4-H’ers attend Vermont 4-H Northwest Counties Regional event

Submitted by 4-H Club reporter Corinna Hobbs of Hinesburg  Local 4-H’ers attended the Vermont 4-H Northwest Counties Regional Day. 4-H members from Chittenden, Addison, Franklin and Grand Isle counties competed to qualify as a regional representative at the annual 4-H State Day competition in May. The event featured, posters, pictures, table tops, talks, fashion, and […]

Towns get more say in energy siting

by Rep. Mike Yantachka 2015 saw an increase in solar arrays springing up across the Vermont countryside. This was occurring as developers and landowners became more active in seeking opportunities to take advantage of Vermont’s incentives for net metering of renewable energy. These incentives promote Vermont’s goal of obtaining 90% of its energy needs from […]

Green Up Vermont—Hinesburg in action

Green Up Vermont—Hinesburg in action

by Phil Pouch Saturday May 7 is Green Up Vermont Day. Although our early spring weather allowed us to begin spring projects and outdoor activities, we won’t truly be ready for summer until our community is Greened Up. Now is the time to mark your calendar and make plans to join neighbors, friends and family […]

VermontUnited leading ‘Reckless Rail Rally’ this Sunday

VermontUnited, a grassroots group working to alert citizens that Vermont’s safety and environment are not negotiable, is holding what it has dubbed the ‘Reckless Rail Rally’ on Sunday, May 1, 2016, at 2:00pm. The march is designed to bring people together to halt the construction of a huge industrial freight and trucking complex currently being […]

Charlotte declares May 6 as Charlotte Arbor Day

Charlotte declares May 6  as Charlotte Arbor Day

The Town of Charlotte has earmarked May 6 as Charlotte Arbor Day and is encouraging everyone in town to plant a tree. There will be an Arbor Day celebration at the Charlotte Central School on May 6. Charlie Proutt of Horsfords Nursery will be on hand along with Tree Warden Larry Hamilton. Horsfords is donating […]

Lewis Creek covered bridges race May 7

Lewis Creek covered bridges race May 7

Racevermont.com is staging the Lewis Creek covered bridges 5K/10K and half marathon on Saturday, May 7 at 8:00am. The race begins at the Charlotte Central School. The half marathon course runs on a somewhat hilly course and through two historic covered bridges. The 5K and 10K follow an out and back loop. There is a […]

Champlain Valley Union High School third quarter honor roll

Charlotte students High Honors Evan G. Beal Victoria E. Bergstein Hannah R. Bernier Oliver H. Bijur Benjamin R. Blackmore Tatum Braun Lillian M. Cazayoux Isaac A. Cleveland Alexander R. D’Amico Sabrina L. Davis Simone R. Edgar Holmes Bay Foley-Cox Katey J. Hayes Lindsea B. Hayes Meara A. Heininger Seamus M. Higgins Nathaniel B. Hodgson-Walker Sara […]

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