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MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott highlighted public and private programs intended to help Vermonters reduce their winter heating costs at his weekly press conference Tuesday. 
Gov. Scott also introduced an online resource, part of the annual ButtonUp Vermont campaign, aggregating programs...
Board member frustrated by lack of information HALIFAX - After an 18-month-long struggle, the time to save the Halifax post office has nearly run out.
“To say that it’s been frustrating would be an understatement,” says Halifax Selectboard Vice Chair Pete Silverberg. He...

Matt Bachler, of the Windham Regional Commission, talks while others listen at Tuesday’s meeting at the Old School Community Center. Mike Eldred
WILMINGTON- How can the town adjust zoning bylaws to encourage the construction of more housing units in the village?
A planning commission housing subcommittee looking at zoning bylaw modernization met with members of the public Tuesday to discuss changes that could help fill the need for...
WILMINGTON- A town committee studying zoning changes that will support and encourage more housing in the village will hold a public presentation and take public input at 6 pm on Tuesday, October 11, at the Old School Community Center. 
The effort is the result of a state bylaw...
READSBORO- On Tuesday, the Readsboro School Board discussed changes to the breakfast and lunch programs, staffing updates, and potential transportation changes during their regularly scheduled meeting.
Contrary to previous discussions, Readsboro is providing lunches for students. They...

The new owner of C&S Beverage, right, and the Cup ‘n’ Saucer Restaurant, left, wants to offer more prepared food options at the store. Google Earth
WILMINGTON- The valley will soon have another take-out food option, if the Wilmington Development Review Board approves a conditional use application submitted by the owner of C&S Beverage and Cup ‘n’ Saucer Restaurant.  
Melissa Nebelski told DRB members she applied for a conditional...
WHITINGHAM- At the Whitingham Selectboard’s regular meeting on Wednesday, September 21, the board received a visit from Laura Sibilia, representing the Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation. The board also discussed the 2023 Town Meeting warning and the creation of an economic district that...
Windham 6 candidate John Lyddy
WHITINGHAM - In a press release sent on Sunday, October 2, the Vermont Democratic Party called on the Vermont Republican Party to “remove its endorsement of [John] Lyddy and terminate all support.” The request was made after discovering a Facebook comment indicating that John Lyddy, the Windham-6...

The existing Valley Trail . The town will decide whether to proceed with a section south of the Dover Town Office building .
DOVER- Selectboard members approved the purchase of highway equipment, discussed construction of a segment of the Valley Trail, and heard some good news regarding 1% local option tax revenue. 
Before discussions got underway, Windham Senate candidate Tim Wessel, an independent, introduced...
WILMINGTON - On Thursday, September 22, the Rotary Club of the Deerfield Valley held a forum for candidates running for the Windham-6 district representative, which includes Wilmington, Whitingham, and Halifax. Democratic candidate Tristan Roberts and Republican candidate John Lyddy debated for...

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