Santa Claus comes to town

Santa Claus comes to town

Above: Santa Claus was spotted all around town Saturday evening escorted by Hinesburg Community Police and Hinesburg Fire Department. Neighbors kept track of his route with posts on Facebook. On Sunday, Santa spent some time at the fire station with kids of all ages. Below: Santa also made a surprise visit to the Hinesburg Cub… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Holiday schedule The library will be closed Dec. 24-26 and Dec. 31-Jan. 1 for the holidays. Be sure to visit beforehand to pick up books, movies, etc. Music for Sprouts with Mr. Ethan Dec. 20, 4-5 p.m. Expect a sweet sing-songy time with local children’s musician Ethan Tischler. He has young ones in mind when… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Dec. 2 9:58 p.m. An officer responded to North Road at the Triple L Mobile Home Park for a reported family fight between a woman, her daughter and the daughter’s boyfriend. The boyfriend fled into the woods before the officer’s arrival because there was a warrant for his arrest. Several other officers responded from neighboring… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Approaches to Grief: Sympathy, Empathy, Compassion Dec. 18, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. This time of year, reminders of who and what is missing are especially poignant. This discussion will focus on practical coping and healing techniques. Francesca Arnoldy, program director of UVM’s End-of-Life Doula Professional Certificate Program and author of the newly released emotional… Read More »

Petitions available for local offices on Town Meeting Day ballots

By LISA SCAGLIOTTI With the 2018 general election just barely in the rear-view mirror, petitions are now available for candidates interested in running for local office in the March Town Meeting Day elections. Candidates can get blank petitions at their town clerk’s office. Candidates also fill out a consent form to indicate how they would… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Nov. 25 6:09 a.m. An officer assisted Hinesburg First Response with a medical call on Sickman Hill. 2:04 p.m. An officer went to Tyler Bridge Road to check out a report of gunshots. 6:06 p.m. An officer responded to Vermont Route 116 and Commerce Street for a vehicle in a ditch. There were no injuries.… Read More »

Award-winning teacher

Award-winning teacher

Hinesburg Community School kindergarten teacher Miranda Johnson has won the Sanford Teacher Award for Vermont. The national award is given to one K-12 teacher in each state. Johnson grew up in Williston, attended Champlain Valley Union High School and received her undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of New Hampshire. Now in her 14th… Read More »

Hinesburg Recreation News

For details and to register for programs, visit hinesburgrec.com. Contact the Recreation Department at hinesburgrec@gmavt.net or 482-2281 ext. 230. Tickets on sale Lantman’s Market presents the Annual Quadra Concert, along with special guests, The Growlers, at the Old Lantern in Charlotte on Friday, Jan. 4. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 now, $20… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Adult Coloring On Saturday, Dec. 8, 1-2:30 p.m. color your way to calm at this drop-in coloring club for adults. Coloring sheets, art supplies, and tea will be provided. Mysteries and Muffins Book Group This informal group meets in the Community Room on the second Wednesday of each month – Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m. this… Read More »