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Dover School Board discusses IB, arts
DOVER- On Tuesday, a second vote was held regarding a school district merger with Wardsboro, due to a wording error in the original warning regarding the merger, which Dover voters approved at Town...
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muralist returns home for community project
WILMINGTON- Splashes of color took shape in the windows of the old Wilmington Home Center building this week. Chinòn “Chichi” Williams, an accomplished muralist who grew up in the valley, returned ...
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Readsboro planning commission hears comments on zoning repeal
Although the meeting was sparsely attended, Readsboro residents present for a public hearing on Monday to consider repealing the zoning bylaw in its entirety had plenty to say. After opening the he...
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dover voters approve school merger again
DOVER- Voters in Dover approved a school district merger with Wardsboro for a second time on Tuesday, in a revote held due to a wording oversight in the original warning voted on at Town Meeting. T...
Jul 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bear issues continue
WILMINGTON- As part of an ongoing effort to address issues with bears, which have been amplified in recent months, Vermont Fishing and Game Warden Richard Watkin and wildlife biologist Jackie Comea...
Jul 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Single-stream recycling comes to Dover, replaces dual-stream recycling
DOVER- On July 1, Dover officially opened their new single-stream recycling collection facility at the town’s transfer station. Last December, the Windham Solid Waste Management District informed m...
Jul 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petition dates have passed, school mergers will now move forward
by Lauren Harkawik
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- With the date to petition for a revote now passed, two Act 46 mergers in the Windham Southwest Supervisory Union are officially moving forward. On May 31, voters in Wilmington and Whiti...
Wilmington Selectboard talks policy on taxes and trash
by Mike Eldred
Jul 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Selectboard members discussed overhauling the town’s delinquent tax policies, rejected a bid for construction of the Reardon Bridge ramp, and talked trash at their regular meeting Wedne...
Second dog attacked by bear in Wilmington
by Lauren Harkawik
Jul 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- On the night of June 22, a bear attacked and killed a dog outside the dog’s home on Ray Hill Road. This is the second incident in a month in which an area dog was killed during a confro...
Broker optimistic about new location, market
by Randy Capitani
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate business appears to be rebounding from “Trump Slump” DOVER- Ski Home Realty has a new location, and principal broker John Redd couldn’t be happier about making the move from Handle Road...
Inn owners hope food truck drives business
by Emily Blake
Jul 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Whether you’re headed to or from the lake at the end of a summer day, or headed home from a long day of skiing, Shelley Windell wants to provide you with the ease of picking up a full m...
Road erosion a problem
by Mike Eldred
Jul 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- Selectboard members reacted to an eroding road and gave the town’s trails committee the go-ahead for trail work and new trailhead parking. Dover Zoning Administrator and Health Officer Wayne...