Horse judging competition

Horse judging competition

Samantha Blackmore from Charlotte, Vivienne Babbot and Emily Lang from Hinesburg, and Calvin Kennett and Tucker Kennett from Middlebury competed at the State 4-H Horse Judging Contest May 5 in New Haven. All five received rosettes for placing in the top 10 overall in the Novice Senior division, also earning ribbons for judging classes of… Read More »

Former Senate candidate charged with domestic assault on her daughter

Former Senate candidate charged with domestic assault on her daughter

ELLIE FRENCH VT Digger A former longshot U.S. Senate candidate has been charged with domestic assault on a vulnerable adult following an incident last week at a Williston store. Folasade Theresa Adeluola was arrested for allegedly attempting to rip her 22-year-old daughter, Doyin Lasaki, from an electric wheelchair and striking her repeatedly before a bystander… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

“Walking Each Other Home” Book Discussion Group Mondays, April 29-May 20 at 10 a.m. Charlotte Senior Center Taken from Ram Dass’s quote, “We are all just walking each other home,” this book shows us “how death gives us an unparalleled opening to cultivate gratitude, compassion, mindfulness, and an abiding joy in the simple beauty of… Read More »

Dead Creek Visitor Center open for the season

Dead Creek Visitor Center open for the season

The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department announced that the Dead Creek Visitor Center off Route 17 in Addison is open for the season, weekends 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Throughout the spring and summer, the center will offer a variety of free programs for all ages. Visitors can take a self-guided tour to learn about… Read More »

Persist 5K runs May 12

Persist 5K runs May 12

The Persist 5K Run/Walk is Sunday, May 12, 9 a.m., at the Community Sailing Center, 505 Lake Street, Burlington. The race was started three years ago by a group of women in Charlotte who are part of an early morning boot camp class. Inspired by the energy and power of the Women’s March, they teamed… Read More »

Purposeful papermaking at Rokeby Museum

The Rokeby Museum, 4334 Route 7, Ferrisburgh, will host a two-day drop-in workshop on papermaking, May 11 and 12. The program is part of a collaboration between the museum and the Charlotte Library and the Charlotte Congregational Church, UCC. Rokeby Museum is a 90-acre historic site and National Historic Landmark designated for its exceptional Underground… Read More »

Volunteer as a summer water quality monitor

Volunteer as a summer water quality monitor

Rethink Runoff’s Stream Team is seeking volunteers to participate in its annual citizen science water quality monitoring project. Each summer the Stream Team collects samples at sites across Chittenden County to measure phosphorus and chloride levels in urban streams. Engaging citizens across a nine-municipality area – South Burlington, Shelburne, Burlington, Colchester, Essex, Essex Junction, Milton,… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

April 28 8:22 a.m.  An officer responded to a residential alarm on Hawk Lane.  No problem found. 3:16 p.m.  An officer responded to a vehicle lockout at Kellys Field. April 29 7:15 p.m.  An officer responded to Raven Hill Road for a report of shooting that might be unsafe.  The officer talked with the persons… Read More »