Board supports Club master plan
WILMINGTON- Select­board members approved a letter supporting the Hermitage’s proposed master plan, reviewed recent economic and community development documents, and gave Aging in Place representat...
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridge ramp plans still not finalized
WILMINGTON- This week the development review board held their third hearing on a proposed ramp structure to provide access to Reardon Bridge. And it won’t be the last. The pedestrian bridge, donate...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board approves tuition agreement
DOVER- The Dover School Board met at Dover School for their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, September 19. Representation under a new voting structure for the Vermont School Board Association...
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twin Valley welcomes new staff to Wilmington, Whitingham schools
Note - This is the last installment of our series on new teachers and staff at local schools. This week we look at Twin Valley Elementary and Twin Valley Middle High schools TVES Kerin Schmid Guida...
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paintball plans presented: Business hopes for range near 9/100 corner
WILMINGTON- Business owners Sara Hyde and Ken Hartman presented their plan for a paintball target range at their nursery and garden center located near the intersection of Route 9 and Route 100 Sou...
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board, resident have zoner concerns
READSBORO- At the selectboard meeting on Wednesday, September 14, the work of the zoning administrator was discussed. The board was expecting Jason Klump early in the proceedings, but after they ha...
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dignitaries, protesters turn out for wind project
by Rolf Parker
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
SEARSBURG- Amid intermittently heard chants of “No more wind!” from protesters excluded from the groundbreaking ceremony for the Deerfield Wind Project on Monday, Gov. Peter Shumlin joined represen...
Board defers dog decision
by Rolf Parker
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- On Tuesday, September 6, the selectboard held a vicious dog hearing in response to a request from Lucy Imperatore via a letter from her lawyer Allison Ericson. According to the letter, Imper...
Sadawga rebuild brings unexpected benefit
by Rolf Parker
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM – Work to preserve the historic dam on Lake Sadawga has begun. The concrete spillway has been removed, a coffer dam to hold back the water from the construction has been completed, and t...
Special ed costs drive school budget into red
by Mike Eldred
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- Financial and transportation issues topped discussions at this week’s Twin Valley and Wilmington school board meetings. Wilmington board members met in a brief session before the regula...
Wind project to break ground
by Rolf Parker
Sep 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
READSBORO- Close to 10 years after the regulatory process for a large-scale wind project was initiated, the Deerfield Wind project will have its ground-breaking ceremony on Monday, September 19, in...
New teachers and staff ready for the challenge of the school year
by Rolf Parker
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Note: this is the second installment of our profiles of new teachers and staff at area schools. This week we look at Wardsboro and Dover schools. Tammy Bates Principal-in-training Tammy Bates spent...