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Dover School jumped through all the hoops but could still face penalties
DOVER- At Monday’s school board meeting, Rep. Laura Sibilia, who is vice chair of the school board, said Dover may need to consider exploring legal options if Wardsboro does not vote to merge with ...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boards discussed proposed town plan, zoning amendments
WILMINGTON- The selectboard met with planning commission members to discuss a proposed town plan and zoning amendments at the selectboard’s regular meeting Wednesday evening. Planning commissioners...
Apr 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sidewalk work begins
WILMINGTON- The town broke ground on a West Main Street sidewalk upgrade that has been in the works for more than two years. The new sidewalk will run from Bartleby’s Books to Bauman’s Paints. The ...
Apr 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Economic development efforts need more local participation
DOVER- At its meeting on Tuesday evening, the Dover Selectboard heard from Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Sharon Cunningham, who said much more participati...
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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College opens relocated grad school
MARLBORO- Five months ago, Marlboro College’s Board of Trustees voted to relocate the school’s Graduate and Professional Studies program from downtown Brattleboro to the Marlboro campus. This past ...
Apr 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary Club celebrates 12 years of good work
By Lauren Harkawik WILMINGTON- The Rotary Club of Deerfield Valley is in its 12th year and is going strong, helping the Deerfield Valley in countless ways. The group, which currently has 44 members...
Apr 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twin Valley students working to make a difference for fellow students
by Lauren Harkawik
Apr 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- A group of Twin Valley students is working hard to make a difference for their fellow students and for the future students of their school. The group is called Wildcat Student Voice, an...
Democrats talk about future of party, getting people involved
by Emily Blake
Apr 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Southern Vermont residents gathered at Memorial Hall Tuesday evening to discuss the future of the Democratic Party. Chair of the Vermont Democratic Party Faisal Gill was in attendance t...
Voters approve Twin Valley budget
by Mike Eldred
Apr 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- Voters passed the Twin Valley School District budget in a second Australian ballot on Wednesday. The budget passed 89 to 79 in Whitingham, and 122 to 77 in Wilmington. The budget was de...
Plant upgrade turned down by only one vote
by Mike Eldred
Apr 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- North Branch Fire District Prudential Committee members will consider a revote on a bond for a proposed update of the wastewater treatment facility after their initial bond failed by just on...
Town considers recycling contractors
by Emily Blake
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
HALIFAX- Three private contractors are being considered to handle the town’s recycling when services currently provided by Windham Solid Waste Management end June 30. Each company would charge appr...
School year length questioned
by Lauren Harkawik
Apr 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- At Monday evening’s school board meeting, a request from Shirah Crafts to discuss Dover School’s number of student days was tabled until next meeting so the matter may be warned and the boar...