Police charge Charlotte man with DUI

Vermont State Police charged a Charlotte man with DUI after a traffic stop on U.S. Route 7 in Ferrisburgh early Sunday. According to police, troopers stopped a vehicle driven by Grant Manning, 41, just after midnight Sunday. After conducting field sobriety tests, police took Manning to the New Haven barracks where he was charged with… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Dec. 3010:35 a.m. An officer responded to Wile Street for a reported family fight. Upon arrival, all was quiet and one of the parties had left the residence. Nothing indicated anything other than a verbal argument.3:06 p.m. A citizen came to the office to report a possible vehicle crash in the Champlain Valley Union High… Read More »

Barn fire

Barn fire

More than 35 firefighters from four departments battled a barn fire on Tom Cabot’s property at 2100 Harbor Road in Shelburne on Tuesday. No people or animals were harmed, however the building was a total loss.

Hinesburg’s Lot 15 debate should spark bigger discussion:‘Vibrant small-town culture,’ unique identity is what brings families to town

By NATHAN FRY The Vermont Folklife Center this week launched its podcast, “VT Untapped,” combining archival material and content from the center’s ongoing ethnographic research to tell unique stories about Vermonters from all walks of life. The podcast is available for download on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, Spotify, TuneIn, and VFC’s website. Listen to the first… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Winter LEGO ClubSign up for this after school activity coming up on Thursdays, Jan. 17, 24, 31 and Feb. 7. Meets 3-4 p.m. at the library for snacks, friends and tons of LEGOs to build with every week. For kids ages 5-10. Space is limited. Register by emailing kelly@carpentercarse.org, calling 482-2878; or sign up in the… Read More »

‘VT Untapped’ podcast draws on Vermont Folklife Center archives, fieldwork

The Vermont Folklife Center this week launched its podcast, “VT Untapped,” combining archival material and content from the center’s ongoing ethnographic research to tell unique stories about Vermonters from all walks of life. The podcast is available for download on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, Spotify, TuneIn, and VFC’s website. Listen to the first two episodes online… Read More »

Volunteers needed for History Museum, State House positions

The Vermont History Museum and Vermont State House will host an information session Friday in Montpelier for new volunteers to assist with educational programs this year. Each year, thousands of Vermont school children visit the Vermont History Museum and the Vermont State House to learn about the state’s history and government. A dedicated group of… Read More »