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 »

Hinesburg DRB continues on-the-record review discussion

The Hinesburg Development Review Board continued its discussion regarding on-the-record review during its Dec. 6 meeting. After reviewing the proposal again, board members are waiting to hear about other Vermont communities’ experiences with the procedure before endorsing or moving away from it. On-the-record review is a procedure that gives a concise, formal snapshot of a… Read More »

A special guest visits Hinesburg Nursery School

A special guest visits Hinesburg Nursery School

By Jamie Cudney, Parent Volunteer for HNS Santa Claus came to town for the students of the Hinesburg Nursery School with special thanks to the Eastern Stars Laplotte Chapter #64 and the Hinesburg Masons. HNS students and their families enjoyed festive music while crafting several holiday projects and nibbling on many tasty holiday treats. Each family had time… Read More »

Open house at Twice as Nice features snacks, discounts, and a check

Open house at Twice as Nice features snacks, discounts, and a check

Twice is Nice is rounding the six-month mark providing a selection of gently used women’s clothing, accessories, and jewelry to shoppers in downtown Hinesburg. The nonprofit shop is part of the Hinesburg Community Resource Center. Started in 1987, the HCRC is a 501C3 organization that provides such services as loans of medical equipment like wheelchairs,… Read More »

Zuckerman sits down for post-election Q and A

Zuckerman sits down for post-election Q and A

Fresh from his narrow victory over Republican challenger Randy Brock, Lieutenant Governor-Elect David Zuckerman answered questions on the election. He discusses his plans once he assumes office in Jan. and how the campaign affected both him and his family. GC: Congratulations on your victory, Lieutenant Governor-Elect Zuckerman. What is at the top of your agenda?… Read More »

Annual holiday bazaar on Saturday

The United Church of Hinesburg will be holding its annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Nov.19 from 9am to 1pm. This tradition is over 60 years old, and it gets better every year. Come and shop in our Grandmother’s attic, the jewelry corner, and the arts and crafts center. Our homemade baked goods area includes a delicious array… Read More »