Obituary — Howard Neil Verman

Obituary — Howard Neil Verman

On Jan. 2, Howard Neil Verman of Charlotte died after a long struggle with brain cancer. The Verman family is grateful to the loving community of friends and family who supported them during his illness and for the care by Dr. Alissa Thomas and the McClure Miller VNA Respite House. Howard was born Jan. 13,… Read More »

Text of Gov. Scott’s State of the State address — Jan. 4

Madame Speaker, Mr. President, Mr. Chief Justice, members of the General Assembly, distinguished guests and fellow Vermonters: Since 1778, Vermonters, elected by their neighbors and bound by a common oath, have gathered to open the legislative session. They left farms, families and businesses, traveled over rugged mountain gaps and winding valley roads, from every corner… Read More »

House passes pot legalization; Senate vote expected soon

By Alan J. Keays VTdigger.org A bill legalizing the recreational use of marijuana has cleared the last hurdle in the Vermont Legislature Wednesday afternoon on a voice vote in the Senate. The measure, H.511, now heads to the desk of Republican Gov. Phil Scott for approval. He has previously said he would sign the legislation.… Read More »

January 11 Calendar

January 11 Calendar

COMMUNITY HINESBURG Hinesburg HUB Pop-up Co-working Jan. 25, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Make this your office for the day. Ditch the commute, get out of the house, connect with local professionals. Reliable Wi-Fi, comfy offices, friendly faces. At Vermont Smoke & Cure 10516 Vermont 116. More info and to register: vtcoworking.eventbrite.com, 585-0909, wayne@hinesburghub.com SHELBURNE… Read More »

Mozart Festival plans fundraising day

The Vermont Mozart Festival plans a marathon Saturday later this month with two big fundraising events on Jan. 27. The daytime event is the VT Mozart Madness basketball tournament for high school and adult players at 2 p.m. at South Burlington High School. That evening at 7 p.m., the Vermont Mozart Chamber Players present a… Read More »

Myra Flynn album release, concert Jan. 19

Myra Flynn album release, concert Jan. 19

Local favorite Myra Flynn returns to the Shelburne Vineyard stage Jan. 19 with her musical partners Paul Boffa and Dave Grippo and a new album called “Never Mind the Mourning.” Locally-made food will be available from Pierogis by Luisa along with sips of the special Flynn wine the artist helped create. Admission is $10. Doors… Read More »

Vermont Maple Conferences set for Jan. 20 and 27

Vermont’s maple producers will have an opportunity to hear the latest from industry and university maple experts at this year’s Vermont Maple Conference, to be held in Brattleboro and Hyde Park Jan. 20 and 27. The annual conference is a collaboration between the University of Vermont Extension and the Vermont Maple Sugar Makers Association and… Read More »

Residents make pitch for mobile home parks

Residents make pitch for mobile home parks

By Cory Dawson VTDIGGER.ORG For months, a cloud of uncertainty has hung over residents of two mobile home parks that are set to be sold — either to an unknown company, or the residents themselves. Since they learned during the summer that their parks are up for sale by their longtime owner, residents of both… Read More »