News from Hinesburg Parks & Rec

Register with the Hinesburg Recreation Department (HRD).  NEW online registration www.hinesburgrec.com. For questions, contact HRD at hinesburgrec@gmavt.net or 482-2281 x 230 After-School Horseback Riding Enjoy horseback riding lessons with Kim Johansen at Livery Stables. Lessons are for beginning to early intermediate riders. Kim and staff will instruct children on basic horse care, tacking, feeding, watering.… Read More »

Charlotte and hinesburg Town Meetings

Charlotte Meetings Nov. 3: Planning commission 7pm Nov. 8: Trails committee 7pm Nov. 9: Energy commission Nov. 14: Charlotte Land Trust 8am Nov. 14: Selectboard meeting 7pm Nov. 17: Planning commission 7pm Nov. 22: Conservation commission Nov. 28: Selectboard meeting 7pm Hinesburg Meetings Affordable Housing Committee: 1st Wednesday of the month at 7pm. Agency Request… Read More »

CVU students support Harwood Union in wake of tragedy

Champlain Valley Union High School students are reaching out to their counterparts at Harwood Union High School in the wake of a crash that killed five teenagers. Elora Buscher, a student representative to the school board, told school commissioners during the Oct. 18 school board meeting that CVU students donned black and gold ribbons, Harwood… Read More »

CVU to add space for learning hubs

Champlain Valley Union High School principal Adam Bunting is excited to begin adding sites to the CVU campus to create opportunities for “meaningful internships, apprenticeships, and projects,” explaining that such opportunities leave students “twice as likely to be involved in gratifying work later in life.” It would be quite a challenge to create such chances… Read More »

Board hears update on Partners in Education

For Partners in Education, the work of supporting students and faculty at Hinesburg Community School is a year-round process. During the school board’s Oct. 18 meeting, School Director and PiE board liason Stacy Riley updated the board on upcoming PiE-sponsored events, including the Unified Arts Family Curriculum Night slated for Nov. 1 at the school… Read More »

Upcoming CVU fall playoff schedule

Upcoming CVU fall playoff schedule

Friday, Oct. 28 #4 Field Hockey vs. Rice at CVU 3:30pm Friday, Oct 28 #3 Boys soccer vs. TBD Saturday, Oct. 29 #3 Football vs. #6 Rice at CVU 1pm #1 Boys and #1 girls cross country at NVAC’s @ Missiquoi #2 Girls volleyball playoff schedule TBD

Coalition requests federal intervention for Vermont pipeline safety

Coalition requests federal intervention for Vermont pipeline safety

In a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx dated Oct. 15, a coalition of Vermont groups including Protect Geprags Park and Vermonters for a Clean Environment, among others, has requested federal intervention regarding Vermont’s intrastate pipeline safety. In the letter, the coalition requests: 1. That the federal agency step in to take… Read More »