Workshop series from Hinesburg Energy Committee continues

Hinesburg Energy Committee announces a four-part workshop series: The Path to Greater Home Comfort and Energy Savings – Moving Towards Zero Energy. Each workshop will cover two topics. Attendees are welcome to come for part or all of each session. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. for networking, and presentations will be held from 7… Read More »

Forum to discuss U.S. election security, transparency, democracy

Russia’s interference in the 2017 presidential election and the security of future elections will be up for discussion March 20 in Shelburne at a special event featuring Vermont Secretary of State Jim Condos, state Sen. Chris Pearson and a cyber security expert. “Defending our Democracy – Transparency, Cyber Security and Voting Rights” will be held… Read More »

Hinesburg 4-H student wins Sheep Quiz Bowl

Hinesburg 4-H student wins Sheep Quiz Bowl

Hinesburg 4-H student Corinna Hobbs recently took first place in a competition at the Vermont 4-H Sheep Quiz Bowl and Skill-A-Thon. The daylong event in Orwell brought 4-H youths together to learn about and answer questions on breeds, anatomy, animal health, market lambs and other sheep-related topics. The University of Vermont Extension 4-H and the… Read More »

School district addresses school safety — Elaine Pinckney

At the central office, we are focused on developing a mass communication system, a visitor management system, a universal set of crisis commands, a camera surveillance policy, and a systematic plan for connecting with our community resources. We understand that safety goes beyond the physical, and applies to mental and emotional well-being as well. At… Read More »

Emergency plan checklist from Charlotte Volunteer Fire Department

By Christopher W. Davis It’s important to have emergency plan items on hand. The following checklist contains essential items that should be in everyone’s home. Have essential supplies to last for up to three days: Water Essential medications/prescriptions for at least a week Flashlights/headlamps and spare batteries Solar or battery back-up cell phone charger Non-perishable… Read More »