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COMMUNITY BURLINGTON Steps to End Domestic Violence Annual Candlelight Vigil Oct. 24: An opportunity for those whose lives have been impacted by domestic violence to come together to feel powerful and united. March up Church Street and end at the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Burlington, where a panel discussion and speak out will take… Read More »

Regulators say permit was required for glass used by CSWD

Regulators say permit was required for glass used by CSWD

ELIZABETH GRIBKOFF VT Digger The Chittenden Solid Waste District should have sought Act 250 approval before putting thousands of cubic yards of crushed glass by their compost area and an old gravel and sand pit, state land use regulators say. But the district maintains that it was legally using the aggre-gate, which is too contaminated… Read More »

Let it burn

Let it burn

Shelburne firefighter Lee Krohn said that the departments spent the past month in flame/heat/smoke conditions with thermal imaging cameras, search and rescue, and other firefighting skills. “It can be a rare opportunity, accepted gratefully, for training in more realistic conditions,” Krohn said. Then on Saturday, Krohn said the building was prepped for more intensive live… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Sept. 28 1:50 p.m. Suspicious activity was reported on Pond Brook Road. Sept. 30 8:45 a.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle on Ballards Corner Road. Oct. 1 11:20 a.m. An officer responded to a two-car motor vehicle crash on Richmond Road. No injuries were reported. 6:40 p.m. An officer served a… Read More »

‘The Biggest Little Farm’ film screening

Transition Town Charlotte presents a viewing of “The Biggest Little Farm,” at the Charlotte Senior Center, Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. A couple is followed through their successes and failures as they work to develop a sustainable farm on 200 acres outside of Los Angeles. Over the years, the desolate farm they purchase begins… Read More »

Bauman Swain performs with the Vermont Youth Orchestra

Bauman Swain performs with the Vermont Youth Orchestra

Rowan Bauman Swain of Charlotte will perform with the Vermont Youth Orchestra under the direction of Edward Cumming as the orchestra launches its 56th season Sunday, Oct. 13, 3 p.m., at the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts. The 18-year-old violist will be the first featured soloist of the season performing Rapsodie from Ernst Bloch’s… Read More »

Charlotte and Hinesburg Honor Roll: 2nd Semester 18-19

HIGH HONORS Magner Amsbary, Jacob T. Ashe, Maryn K. Askew, Ashton T. Barbeau, Henry C. Bijur, Samantha K. Blackmore, Aidan  Blasius, Katheryne Q. Boardman, Seth C. Boffa, Lillian M. Cazayoux, Elizabeth M. Charney, Isabel M. Cohen, Emma Comeau, Philip I. Davis, Phoebe B. Dennison, Margaret  Eagan, Schuyler M. Edgar Holmes, Ryann  Estey, Bay  Foley-Cox, Eva… Read More »

Charlotte Covered Bridge race results

Charlotte Covered Bridge race results

The Charlotte Covered Bridge 5K/10K and Half Marathon took place Sept. 7 and drew racers from 28 states and four provinces of Canada. The Race Vermont annual event started at Beach Road in Shelburne and took runners by Charlotte Beach before entering the historic Holmes Creek Covered Bridge. According Ute Talley, one of the race… Read More »

King Street Center kids ride at Merrymac Farm

King Street Center kids ride at Merrymac Farm

EMMETT GARTNER Community News Service  As the sun set on a picture-perfect crisp autumn Saturday, horses neighed and excitement filled the air at Merrymac Farm in Charlotte ahead of a special open house.  Friends and family members of kids who attend Burlington’s King Street Center arrived to see firsthand what their youngsters have been up… Read More »

Jan Demers receives 2019 Con Hogan Award

Jan Demers receives 2019 Con Hogan Award

The Vermont Community Foundation awarded Jan Demers the 2019 Con Hogan Award for Creative, Entrepreneurial Community Leadership. Demers is the ex-ecutive director of the Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO) which serves Addison, Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle counties. The Con Hogan Award selection committee noted that they chose Demers for her effectiveness in… Read More »

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