Hinesburg Police Log

Jan. 20 7:38 a.m. An officer responded to Silver Street for a vehicle that went off the road and the driver was unable to get out. The Hinesburg Fire Department helped free the driver, who was not injured. 11:28 p.m. An officer responded to Shelburne Falls Road for a two-vehicle crash with no injuries. 1:58… Read More »

Up in their grill

Up in their grill

Just after Hinesburgh Public House closed Sunday night, a motorist slid through the intersection of Vermont Route 116 and Mechanicsville Road, coming to a stop after crashing into the pub’s handicapped-access ramp. The driver, 34-year-old Travis Jewell of Richmond, was not seriously injured. Police said Jewell was headed westbound on Mechanicsville Road at the time.… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Hands and Needles Mondays from 10 a.m. to noon, join handcrafting enthusiasts for a morning of creativity and conversation.  Bring whatever project you are working on – quilting, knitting, embroidery, etc.  Free and open to the public. LEGO club Thursdays Jan. 31 and  Feb. 7: Winter LEGO Club for kids aged 5-10 meets from 3… Read More »

Hinesburg Selectboard juggles costs, upkeep

By MADELINE HUGHES The Hinesburg Selectboard met Monday night for its third meeting this month to discuss the budget and capital improvement plan. Board members hashed out the details line by line, fine tuning the budget for approval at the next meeting Jan. 28. “The board is trying to prioritize taking care of what we… Read More »

Care, preservation in Hinesburg Town Forest

Care, preservation in Hinesburg Town Forest

By SCOOTER MACMILLAN In a cold that mere mittens could not keep out, 15 people gathered in the snowy woods of the Hinesburg Town Forest on Saturday to hear about the management plan for the 837- acre wood. Chittenden County Forester Ethan Tapper was joined by Harris Roen, who wrote the Town Forest’s current management… Read More »

Hinesburg Recreation News

Hinesburg Children’s Choir The Hinesburg Children’s Choir is getting under way for another season with CVU Senior Sophie Roy at the helm, veteran assistance from Linda Janes, a new accompanist, and support from Doreen Patterson. A concert performance will be planned for the first week of May. For children in grades 2-4. Meets Tuesdays, through May… Read More »

Free CPR clinic in Hinesburg

The Hinesburg Fire Department is challenging the community to learn CPR to be prepared in a life-threatening emergency and on Feb. 2, the department will hold a drop-in CPR clinic all day. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. hourly, volunteers will conduct free training sessions at the fire station on Vermont 116. The event is… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Jan. 15 3:10 p.m. An officer completed a VIN verification for a resident on Buck Hill Road East. 4:35 p.m. An officer assisted a motorist locked out of their vehicle at the Mobil station in St. George. Jan. 16 6:40 p.m. An officer assisted Hinesburg First Response with a medical call in St. George. 7:55… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Jan. 6 12:23 a.m. An officer was called out for a reported family fight in Village Heights. Upon arrival, it was determined to be two noisy teenagers. 10:43 a.m. An officer was sent to Lincoln Hill for a jack-knifed truck and trailer. The officer found the truck driver had already straightened the vehicle but could… Read More »