Firemen plan second annual farmers market and craft fair for Oct. 13

The Hinesburg Firemen’s Association plans its second Fall Farmer’s Market and Craft Sale for Oct. The event will set up at the Hinesburg Fire Station from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Spaces are available for sellers both inside and outside the station on a first-come-first-served basis. All vendors must register by Oct. 10.  Registration fees… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Collecting Youth Clothing Donations From October 8-12, the library will collect children’s clothing for the Hinesburg Community Resource Center’s Spring Clothing and Book Swap. Please bring clean, gently used clothing sized infant to 14 in boxes or bags. The swap will take place at the town hall on Saturday, October 13 from 9-10:30 a.m. September… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Sign up for a library card September is National Library Card Sign-up Month and there’s still time to sign up to enter a drawing for a new e-reader. Current library patrons that recruit a new cardholder will also be entered in the raffle. Sign up at the library with proof of a Hinesburg or St.… Read More »

Hinesburg Police Log

Sept. 9 12:07 a.m. A Hinesburg Police officer checked out a noise complaint on Vermont Route 116 at a possible illegal bonfire. The fire turned out to be legal because it was contained in a cement block box. The individuals present complied when told to turn down their music. 8:27 a.m. An officer assisted Hinesburg… Read More »

Hinesburg farmer appeals for stolen items to be returned

A Hinesburg farmer last week reported to police that valuable tools were stolen from a shed on his property on Gilman Road. Anthony Hamilton reported an Echo chainsaw and what he described as a commercial-grade Husqvarna weed wacker missing on Sept. 12. Hamilton’s farm where he grows organic vegetables and raises ducks and geese is… Read More »

State grant helps Lake Iroquois watershed

State grant helps Lake Iroquois watershed

By MADELINE HUGHES The Lake Iroquois Association is wrapping up a summer project aimed at improving a stream flowing into the lake near Pine Shore Drive in Hinesburg. Pine Shore Drive is a gravel road that leads from Pond Road downhill to a lakeside neighborhood. The runoff from the road and nearby retention pond needed… Read More »

Arts director scores state award

Arts director scores state award

By MADELINE HUGHES Allison Coyne Carroll’s work comes with many rewards. Sometimes the reward is seeing students and faculty from China overjoyed as they hear live music from their homeland played in Vermont, on the other side of the world. Another time, it might be when a Lithuanian student gets to speak in her native… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Tuesday after-school snacks The library has teamed up with Hinesburg Community Resource Center to offer snacks for everyone after school on Tuesdays starting Sept. 4. Students may drop by the library after early release from school for a healthy snack while they read, do homework, or pick out new materials to take home. Get library… Read More »