Gabriel Adam Zimicki-Bowditch – St. George, Vt.

Gabriel Adam Zimicki-Bowditch, 27, of St. George, Vt., died on May 27, 2015, in a motorcycle accident in Louisa, Va., where he was living. Those fortunate enough to have known Gabe will remember him for his big heart, his unwavering devotion to his friends, family and country. Gabe could make those lucky enough to be… Read More »

Peter Baldwin– Hinesburg

A memorial service for Peter Baldwin, who passed away on Nov. 22, 2014, will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at 11am at St. Jude Church in Hinesburg. A reception will follow in the church hall.

Board hears about eighth grade trip, discusses transfer of money to construction fund

By Gail Callahan The final, regular meeting of the Hinesburg Community School Board (HCS) recognized student accomplishments, staff retirements, and considered moving money to a fund earmarked for construction issues. The Tuesday, May 19 meeting kicked off with a lengthy Principals’ Report by HCS Co-Principal Allegra Miller. She drew board members’ attention to year-end concerts… Read More »

CCS Co-Principal leads discussion on discipline

By Gail Callahan During his last regular Charlotte Central School (CCS) Board meeting on Tuesday, May 19, Co-Principal Greg Marino presented information on student behavior. The presentation featured a discussion on logging referrals to the Planning Room, where most of the school’s disciplinary matters originate, with a break-down by gender and grade level. Marino began… Read More »

CVU Board ends year on reflective note

By Gail Callahan It was a season to bid farewell to many familiar faces during the Champlain Valley Union High School’s (CVU) Tuesday, May 19 meeting. As the board launched into its agenda, CVU School Board Chairman Polly Malik informed fellow school directors that the May 19 meeting would be the last for Marilyn Richardson.… Read More »

CCTA, GMTA offer new Summer Fun Youth Pass Program

Parents and caregivers will soon find that getting their children back and forth during summer break is going to get a lot easier. This summer, CCTA and GMTA will be offering a new Summer Fun Youth Pass Program to give families access to safe, reliable, and affordable transportation during the summer months. This new Summer… Read More »

Experts to present Cyber Security Workshop for small businesses

Vermont Small Business Development Center (VtSBDC) will bring in experts to present a free workshop for businesses on improving their data security. The event will be held Thursday, June 4 from 10 to 11:30am at Vermont Tech Williston campus, 201 Lawrence Place, in Williston. For businesses today, managing risks to critical information has become a… Read More »

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

Redhawks softball team loses despite efforts Middlebury softball blew by Champlain Valley 19-3 on Tuesday, May 19. Natalie Gagnon singled and doubled and Hattie Roberts took the loss for CVU. Two days later BFA-St. Albans cruised past the Redhawks 17-0 in five innings. Kate Songer hit a double in the loss. Champlain Valley also lost… Read More »

Machavern takes second at Road Atlanta

Under the hot Georgia sunshine, CVU grad Dillon Machavern locked in a “Fast Five” qualifying position and finished on the podium in the Heritage Motorsports No.24 Ford Mustang at Road Atlanta, the historic track famous for its challenging turns with multiple elevation changes. The race made Trans-Am history with a record 38-car field taking the… Read More »

Charlotte high schooler earns silver medal in dressage

Charlotte high schooler earns silver medal in dressage

Shea Monsey of Charlotte was awarded a silver medal in dressage at Centerline Dressage at HITS in Saugerties, N.Y. May 15-17. In less than two seasons, Monsey has earned both United States Dressage Federation bronze and silver medals that recognize high achievement in the sport of dressage. For the uninitiated this level of achievement places… Read More »