Town Meetings

Charlotte Meetings Planning Commission: Jan. 5, 19, & 26 Selectboard: Jan. 9, 23 Trails Committee: Jan. 10 Zoning Board of Adjustment meeting: Jan. 25 Conservation Commission: Jan. 31 Hinesburg Meetings Affordable Housing Committee: 1st Wednesday of the month at 7pm Agency Request Review Committee: meets as needed. Contact Committee for next meeting. Conservation Commission: 2nd… Read More »

Excessive force suit continues

The federal lawsuit brought by a Hinesburg woman against two local police officers continues to wind its way through the court system. Lori Ann Carron filed a suit in U.S. District Court last summer accusing Hinesburg Community Police officers Jeremy Hulshof and Cameron Coltharp of excessive force, and alleging that Coltharp and Hulshof inflicted “serious… Read More »

Local Playgroups

Lego Club at Carpenter-Carse Library. Thursday afternoons, 3-4pm, in the library Community Room. Build with Lego blocks with your friends after school! This program is limited to 15 children; sign up for a five-week session at the library, or by calling: 802-482-2878. The second session starts Feb. 2. Children ages 5-10 are welcome, with or… Read More »

What a year for CVU athletics including two four-peats

What a year for CVU athletics including two four-peats

It was a great year for the Champlain Valley Union High School sports teams. They added to unbeaten streaks and back-to-back-back-back title runs. They dominated opponents with needed late-game heroics. With so much happening on the courts and fields at the Hinesburg school, here is a look at some of the top sports moments from… Read More »

Hinesburg public safety log-Dec. 28

As submitted by Hinesburg Community Police Assault – On Wednesday, Dec. 28, officers responded to a possible assault that occurred on a cross street of Pond Rd. Upon arrival, it was determined that a fight had occurred and Hinesburg First Response was notified. The victim was subsequently transported to UVM Medical Center for treatment. The… Read More »

Blue Cottage opens its doors in Hinesburg

Blue Cottage opens its doors in Hinesburg

By Victoria Tamas Blue Cottage, the new home decor and gift store recently opened in the center of Hinesburg, has a mission: to showcase and sell the work of local artists. The eclectic mix of antique furniture, all collected by proprietor, Ginny Couture is also for sale. The store, located at 30 Kailey’s Way, shares parking… Read More »

Hinesburg Selectboard discusses excessive force lawsuit

The Hinesburg Selectboard agreed to extend paid administrative leave to a town police officer who’s facing a federal lawsuit. Officer Cameron Coltharp’s leave was extended by the board until Dec. 20. Those attending the private session Dec. 5 included Selectboard members, Town Administrator Trevor Lashua, and Hinesburg Community Police Chief Frank Koss. Discussions on personnel… Read More »

Hinesburg 4-H holds awards ceremony

Hinesburg 4-H holds awards ceremony

By Corinna Hobbs, club reporter On Saturday Dec. 10, the Hinesburg 4-H Club met in Richmond. We held the second business meeting of the 2017 year. We elected the three offices that were not filled in the Oct. meeting. Cyrus Tyler was elected as president and health officer. Luke Bills was elected as recreation officer.… Read More »