News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Youngster story times Tuesdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Join us every week for story time. Children ages 0-5-years-old and their caregivers come together for books, songs, rhymes and games. Followed by a snack and free play in the library. All are welcome. Youngster music and movement Thursdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Get ready to move. Friends of Families hosts.… Read More »

Climbers to converge on Bolton for festival

CAMERON BREMNER  Community News Service The woods of Bolton and Richmond will be the setting this weekend for all things climbing at Crag VT’s (Climbing Resource Access Group of Vermont) first Vermont Climbing Festival. The event will feature demos, clinics and competitions, music, camping and food. Cochran’s Ski Area on Cochran Road in Richmond will serve… Read More »

CVU’s Mini Metro Basketball League seeking players

Calling all 5th- 8th-grade basketball players! CVU is in the Mini Metro League this winter. Mini Metro is a competitive basketball league with teams from area high school districts. The Mini Metro season runs from early November through mid-February, with one or two practices during the week and games on Sundays. Boys and girls teams… Read More »

Charlotte Democrats will caucus for reorganizing

Charlotte voters who support the Democratic Party are invited to attend the reorganization meeting of the Charlotte Democratic Committee to be held as required by law every two years.  This meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Charlotte Town Office. The purpose of this meeting is to elect a… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Youngster story times Tuesdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Join us every week for story time. Children ages 0-5 years-old and their caregivers come together for books, songs, rhymes and games. Followed by a snack and free play in the library. All are welcome. Youngster music  and movement Thursdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Get ready to move. Friends of Families… Read More »

Viewpoint: Enter when cued – An apology and a rebuttal

Editor’s note: Michael Dabroski directed the Vermont Mozart Festival from 2015 until he resigned from the organization this June when this summer’s concert series was canceled. The festival featured an orchestra of early-career musicians performing a number of concerts in Shelburne, Stowe, Charlotte and Burlington. The future of the nonprofit arts organization is unclear.  MICHAEL… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Sept. 1 3:55 p.m. A 911 hang up was reported on Route 116. 4:17 p.m. Officers responded to Lewis Creek Road for a citizen dispute. Sept. 2 2:22 p.m. A theft was reported at Pikes Point Road. Sept. 3 9:53 a.m. An officer assisted with a medical call on Hawk Lane. 12:31 p.m. A VIN… Read More »

Police investigate recent break-ins

The string of area break-ins continues with recent incidents reported at the Charlotte Park and Wildlife Refuge on Greenbush Road and at a business on Hinesburg Road in Charlotte, according to state police. Troopers from the Williston barracks on Saturday were called to the popular hiking spot around 3 p.m. to investigate two car break-ins.… Read More »

Third annual Celebrating Sacred Waters, Sept. 7

Third annual Celebrating Sacred Waters, Sept. 7

In recognition of the value of Vermont’s waters, the Clean Water Network hosts the third annual Celebrating Sacred Waters at Shelburne Bay Park Saturday, Sept. 7, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is an opportunity to connect and share with others in appreciation of Lake Champlain and the waters that feed her. Participants can… Read More »