Kinneston and her American University teammates defeated No. 3 Navy, 58-49, on Sunday to win the Patriot League title and earn a berth in the NCAA Tournament. Kinneston scored 12 of her 14 points in the second half of the league final for the Eagles, who move to 26-6 overall this season and earn the… Read More »
UPDATE: CVU girls handily got past North Country Wednesday night 49-29, meaning they have a spot at center court Sunday at 2 p.m. for the D-1 girls basketball championship. It’s the 8th straight final for CVU, as they defend their title against St. J. at UVM’s Patrick Gym. A third-quarter rally pushed No. 2 Champlain… Read More »
Voters in the five communities of the newly merged Champlain Valley School District didn’t hesitate on Tuesday as they faced and handily approved a $76.8 million budget and a short list of other spending items on the ballot. The budget passed by a vote of 3,042 to 1,850, according to district officials. Ballots from the… Read More »
A child learns about democracy at Charlotte town meeting on Tuesday. Find Town Meeting Day stories, photos and results on pages 2, 7 and 8.
To see the Charlotte results click here or scroll to the bottom. By Mary Ann Lickteig Charlotte residents on Town Meeting Day rejected Town Clerk Mary Mead’s suggestion to trim $100,000 from the town budget – voting instead to add $500 – and approved sending a $3.1 million budget to voters for approval on April… Read More »
To see the results of Hinesburg’s yown meeting click here or scroll below. Hinesburg residents approved every measure on the Town Meeting ballot Monday evening as all 10 articles passed on voice votes with nearly unanimous “ayes” from the more than 150-person crowd. Voters gathered at Champlain Valley Union High School for the annual meeting… Read More »
Stellar weather but slim turnout characterized Charlotte’s annual meeting Tuesday. Just 640 people voted and about 130 attended town meeting. Clockwise from left: Ballot clerk Michael Krasnow checks in voters; Rick Lunt studies the town report; Tai Dinnan and her baby son listen to the discussion; a tiny voter learns the rules; Barbara Lawrence casts… Read More »
Hinesburg voters cast ballots Tuesday at Town Hall. With no contested races to decide, turnout was low. Incumbent Selectboard members Tom Ayer and Phil Pouerch were unopposed. Town Clerk Melissa Ross, above left, checked in voters and handed out ballots. The annual report featured a watercolor of Town Hall and downtown Hinesburg by Judith Maculan.
First, Champlain Valley Union needed a three-game win streak to end the regular season to help secure the No. 7 seed in the Division I boys basketball playoffs. Then, the Redhawks had to fend off an upset bid in the playdowns on Tuesday, needing overtime to top No. 10 South Burlington 67-63 to advance to… Read More »
CVU’s Kinneston named Patriot League’s Player of the Year WASHINGTON, D.C. – Shelburne native Emily Kinneston earned Player of the Year honors for the Patriot League, where the senior plays basketball for American University. The former Champlain Valley Union standout also earned first-team honors after averaging 15.3 points per game and led the league in… Read More »