Coin dealer denies felony lewd conduct charge

Coin dealer denies felony lewd conduct charge

By MIKE DONOGHUE A well-known Chittenden County coin and jewelry businessman, who faces criminal charges of failing to keep proper anti-theft records for precious metals received at his store, now faces an unrelated felony count of sexual abuse of an elderly woman. Stephen J. Edwards, 70, has pleaded not guilty in Vermont Superior Court to… Read More »

Police, fire crews rescue dog stuck in rocks

STAFF REPORT Police and rescue crews were called into action last week when a dog wandered off into the woods near Cheesefactory Lane in Shelburne and  became stuck between two rocks. Shelburne Police arrived first on the scene late last Thursday morning and found that the dog – a hound named Baby Girl – had… Read More »

All’s well that ends well

All’s well that ends well

Fire departments from Shelburne, Charlotte, Hinesburg and South Burlington responded to a call for smoke from a blown transformer at Shelburne Museum’s Webb Gallery on Friday. A museum maintenance worker caught the smoke coming from the boiler room, and the departments responded quickly. There was no damage to the gallery, according to a museum spokeswoman.

Farewell, Lt. Fortin

Farewell, Lt. Fortin

The staff at the Shelburne town offices took time last week for a farewell lunch to toast Shelburne Police Lt. Allen Fortin who wrapped up his nearly 30-year career with the department last week. Sgt. Josh Flore presented Fortin with a gift from the department: a shadow box containing the emblems the law enforcement agencies… Read More »

Shelburne Cadet Ouimet Vermont’s Youth Firefighter of the Year

Shelburne Cadet Ouimet Vermont’s Youth Firefighter of the Year

Shelburne Volunteer Fire Department member Lauryn Ouimet was honored last weekend with the annual Captain Charles Taylor Youth Firefighter of the Year award from the Vermont State Firefighter’s Association at its yearly banquet. The award recognizes a firefighter under the age of 18 who shows outstanding commitment to the fire service and the community. The Shelburne… Read More »

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