Zeke Davisson named executive director of Kelly Brush Foundation

The Kelly Brush Foundation announced Zeke Davisson has been named executive director of the nonprofit devoted to conquering the challenges of paralysis through adaptive sports and improving ski racing safety. Davisson, a lawyer and former collegiate ski racer, served as the president of the foundation’s board of directors and is husband to founder Kelly Brush… Read More »

Letters to the Editor

In support of Sirotkin Michael Sirotkin is running for re-election to the Vermont State Senate. Michael is the husband of the late Sally Fox and accepted the appointment to her seat after her untimely death last year. Michael is committed to helping Vermonters. As a lawyer and a lobbyist, he spent much of his career… Read More »

Obituaries

Laurette Juliette Beaver – Burlington Laurette “Laurie” Juliette Beaver, 84, passed away peacefully on Oct. 24, 2014, in Burlington, following a long illness. Laurie was born on Nov. 2, 1929, in Saint Albans, the daughter of the late Alfred J. and Maria A. LaRoche Comeau. Laurie was a dedicated employee for 40 years at General… Read More »

College Counseling Corner: The PSAT

College Counseling Corner: The PSAT

By Sarah Soule In mid-October area students at local high schools sat for the PSAT exam, a test which measures mathematical, critical reading, and writing skills. It is designed to be a preparation for the SAT which juniors typically take for the first time in May or June of the eleventh grade year.  Some sit… Read More »

CCS Board hears concerns about building, plans for budget season

By Gail Callahan The Charlotte Central School Board is moving forward with budget season plans, while listening to findings of the panel’s Facilities Committee. School Board member Mark McDermott, who sits on the Facilities Committee, gave an overview of potential construction projects. Among the areas identified as urgent concerns: atrium roof, a wing relight project,… Read More »

VBSR awards Hinesburg senator with Legislator of the Year Award

VBSR awards Hinesburg senator with Legislator of the Year Award

Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) will honor several legislators for their work in passing laws that support socially responsible businesses on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at its 22nd Annual Fall Conference at the Grand Summit Resort at Mount Snow in West Dover. Sen. David Zuckerman from Hinesburg and Rep. Sarah Buxton from Tunbridge are the… Read More »

VermontObits.org offers free obituary posting service

VermontObits.org offers free obituary posting service

Hinesburg attorney Roger Kohn established a new website, www.VermontObits.org, to post and share Vermont obituaries after a conversation with his wife. “During our discussion I realized that that there was no one place to find out who died in Vermont. I thought a website that would help family, friends, and neighbors locate their loved ones… Read More »

Breakfast campaign

Breakfast campaign

Vermont State Senator David Zuckerman of Hinesburg discusses an issue with an attendee of the Get out the Vote event on Sunday, Oct. 26 at Champlain Valley Union High School in Hinesburg. The event, one of four held across the state, was planned as an effort to mobilize voter turnout for the Nov. 4 election.… Read More »