Public Safety Log

Friday, May 30 Criminal Driving License Suspended: an officer made an enforcement stop on a vehicle. The 22- year-old male driver from Starksboro was determined to be driving with a criminally suspended operator’s license. The driver was arrested, taken to the station for processing and cited into court. Saturday, May 31 Driving While Intoxicated: an… Read More »

Town Meetings

Meetings in Charlotte Thursday, June 19 Library Board Meeting, 5:30pm, Library Planning Meeting, 7pm, Town Hall Monday, June 23 Selectboard Meeting, 7pm, Town Hall Meetings in Hinesburg Tuesday, June 17 DRB Meetin g, 7:30pm, Town Hall Thursday, June 19 Selectboard Meeting, 7pm, Town Hall Wednesday, June 25 Planning Meeting, 7:30pm, Town Hall

Charlotte Selectboard handles varied agenda

By Robin Reid Roadways Monday’s regular Charlotte Selectboard meeting included an update from Ken Upmal, the Route 7 project manager. The plan is to fully reconstruct three miles of highway north of the Ferrisburgh line to meet highway standards of two 12’ lanes with two 8’ shoulders. The proposed pedestrian underpass near the Charlotte Berry… Read More »

Hinesburg Farmers Market now open

Hinesburg Farmers Market now open

The Hinesburg Lions Farmers Market will celebrate 11 years when it opens for the season Thursday, June 5. The Market will run every Thursday afternoon from 3 to 6:30pm through Sept. 25 at the United Church of Hinesburg on Main Street. The annual summer event brings visitors and neighbors together to enjoy the fruits and… Read More »

Hinesburg’s annual July 4 Chicken Barbeque postponed

By Hinesburg Firemen’s Association Each year the members of the Hinesburg Firemen’s Association have lengthy and serious discussions about the annual July 4 chicken barbeque. Should we do it again this year? Do we have enough help? Does the attendance support all the work involved? If we did not have the barbeque on July 4, what, if anything,… Read More »

Senior Center hosts Blood Drive June 12

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at the Charlotte Senior Center on Ferry Road, Thursday, June 12 from 2 to 7pm. Walk-ins are welcome but an appointment is strongly recommended to avoid delays. To make an appointment call 1-800-Red Cross or visit

Local garden club offers garden tour

The Shelburne Charlotte Garden Club will meet on Tuesday, June 10 at 9am for a tour of the gardens of Robin Coleburn, 1052 Whalley Road in Charlotte.  These are beautiful gardens surrounding Coleburn’s art studio. All are welcome. For information call Ann Mead at 985-2657.

Fawns are arriving

Fawns are arriving

The Vermont Fish &Wildlife Department says deer fawns are being born now and asks that people avoid disturbing or picking them up. Most deer fawns are born during the first and second weeks of June, according to Vermont deer biologist Adam Murkowski. Murkowski says it is best to keep your distance because the fawn’s mother… Read More »