Water Matters tonight in Hinesburg

The Lewis Creek Association hosts its fifth forum in the Water Matters series tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. at Hinesburg Town Hall. Tonight’s topic: “The Cost of Clean Water and Who Pays When Rivers and Streams Become Impaired?” This discussion will focus on how prevention is less costly than remediation and how towns and… Read More »

Author goes to school

Author goes to school

Author Christian Burch, of Jackson, Wyo. has written several books for youngsters including “The Manny Files” series about a man nanny. He visited Charlotte Central School this week where he read to fifth graders from one of his books and enjoyed juice and cookies. Burch is uncle to many nieces and nephews including CCS students… Read More »

Shelburne town manager leaving for new job in Mass.

Shelburne Town Manager Joe Colangelo has been hired to be the next municipal manager in Hanover, Mass. starting May 1. Colangelo, 37, has worked as Shelburne’s municipal manager since April 2014 after being the town administrator in Hinesburg for three years. He also served as an assistant town manager in Middlebury for three and a… Read More »

Get ready to commute to work or school on your bike

Local Motion’s expert workshop leader and daily bike commuter, Peter Burns, hosts a session April 19 to get local riders ready to commute to work or school by bike. The bicycle commuting workshop will be held at Jericho’s Deborah Rawson Memorial Library from 7 to 8 p.m. Topics to be covered include: • What gear… Read More »

Obituary — John Hollister Milne

Obituary — John Hollister Milne

SHELBURNE – John Hollister Milne, MD, age 87, died Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at the UVM Medical Center in Burlington following complications from pneumonia. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family. John was born on June 20, 1930, the son of Rachel Hollister Milne and George Edmund Milne of Barre, Vt. He attended school… Read More »

Obituary — Phyllis Gleason

Phyllis Gleason, 92, of Wake Robin Drive, Shelburne, Vt., passed away at her home on April 4, 2018. She was born on October 17, 1925, in Worcester, Mass. to Bradford and Mabel (Bentley) Elmer.  Raised in Worcester, she graduated from Framingham State Teachers College in 1947 with a BS degree in education. Upon graduation, she… Read More »