Woozy in Wonderland

Woozy in Wonderland

by Rebecca Foster When Alice fell down the rabbit hole, her reality became alternately hysterically funny and terrifying. “She ate a little bit,” wrote Lewis Carroll of Alice, “and said anxiously to herself, ‘which way? which way?’ holding her hand on the top of her head to feel which way it was growing.” Up or… Read More »

Milestones

Births Deirdre (Perkins) and Kendrick Bissonette of Hinesburg had a daughter, Piper Raye Bissonette, on Sept. 3, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Health Care. Ann and Michael Savioli of Hinesburg had a daughter, Madeline Leigh Savioli, on Aug. 26. 2014 at Fletcher Allen Health Care. Zoe and Tom Williams of Charlotte had a son, Arlo Thomas… Read More »

The taste of fall

The taste of fall

By Sadie Williams Do you feel like you’ve tasted it all? These local restaurants will rev up your taste buds with their fall specials. Date night, anyone? Barkeaters’ Chef Barbara Cote works magic with her Pork Osso Buco, a slow braised pork shank nestled on a bed of mascarpone risotto with spinach, caramelized apples and… Read More »

The new Moran Plant thrives on local teamwork

The new Moran Plant thrives on local teamwork

By Robin Reid A hometown pair of friends did a lot of dreaming together during their youth and one of their biggest dreams is becoming a reality. UVM Class of 2014 graduates Erick Crockenberg and Tad Cooke befriended each other in second grade at the Charlotte Central School. Irrevocable bonds were built in their childhood… Read More »

Fall is in the air

Fall is in the air

Thanks to the stellar weather, numerous community members dropped by Town Hall to enjoy the annual Fall Festival last Saturday, Sept. 27 in Hinesburg. The fun included kid activities, an outdoor market place, food vendors, a local art show, and a Hinesburg Historical Society Display. Above, three young girls enjoy some musical entertainment.

Hinesburg’s Fire Chief nominated for Emergency Manager of the Year

Hinesburg’s Fire Chief nominated for Emergency Manager of the Year

Fire Chief Al Barber of Hinesburg was recently nominated as the Northeast States Emergency consortium 2014 Vermont Emergency Manager of the Year. Emergency Management and Homeland Security Director Joe Flynn issued these comments in a congratulatory letter dated Sept. 15, “It is a tribute to Al’s efforts in the field of emergency management and dedication… Read More »

Charlotte Library News

Charlotte Library News

Charlotte library conducts online survey. Community input is essential The Charlotte library will be conducting an online survey to find out how patrons use the library’s computers and internet connection and how this service has made a positive impact on their lives starting Oct. 6 through Oct. 20. This information will help the library improve… Read More »

Hinesburg Selectboard focuses on short agenda

By Sheri Duff After a meet and greet with new Town Administrator Trevor Lashua, the Hinesburg Selectboard began its regular meeting on Monday, Sept. 22 with an addition to the agenda item concerning Comp Time for Hinesburg’s Director of the Department of Roads and Facilities Rocky Martin. After the addition, bids for the sale of… Read More »