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State sues Hermitage over violations
AG’s office seeking more than $1.75 million WILMINGTON- The Vermont Attorney General’s office has filed a civil suit against developers of the Hermitage Inn and Hermitage Club at Haystack, alleging...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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DRB hears bridge, airport, and road applications
WILMINGTON- The Development Review Board heard applications for two extensions Monday night, one for a previously granted permit, the other for a runway at Hermitage-owned Deerfield Valley Airport....
Mar 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dover to split position after treasurer retires
DOVER- A pre-Town Meeting informational session at Dover Town Hall Tuesday night attracted only a few voters, but those who were there had plenty to say. The meeting kicked off with statements from...
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Selectboard supports sidewalks, agrees on 1% expenditure
WILMINGTON- The first step in creating safer sidewalks in Wilmington was given support by the selectboard at February 18 meeting. The board signed a resolution to support an application to the VT D...
Feb 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents hear from board candidates
HALIFAX- A hardy band of Halifaxians braved the frigid temperatures to hear from candidates for town office and to discuss the warning for next week’s Town Meeting. Only one position is being conte...
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Selectboard candidates square off in debate, stake out differences
WILMINGTON- The local chamber of commerce hosted a debate Tuesday night, featuring Wilmington Selectboard chair Jim Burke and challenger John Gannon, the two candidates vying for an open two-year s...
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“Alison, can you tell me where Dover, VT, is?”
by Mike Eldred
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Fabled car company BMW bringing new electric vehicle for commercial shoot on steep, rugged winter roads
Town Meeting candidates for local school boards have their say
Feb 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD VALLEY- There is little competition for school board positions in valley towns this year, with one notable exception. In Readsboro, there are two candidates vying for each of the town’s t...
Candidates pitch voters for positions on three town selectboards
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD VALLEY- This week, we sent a questionnaire to candidates vying for open seats on the selectboards of Dover, Halifax, and Wilmington. William Buswell Dover Selectboard, two-year term What ...
Board approves economic development spending
by Mike Eldred
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- The selectboard voted to approve economic development funding for the Blueberry Festival Tuesday evening, after they received an updated application from the chamber of commerce. At their me...
Town to take bids for property, hears road complaint
by Mike Eldred
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- The town will solicit bids for a cabin and property located on Novice Way, board members decided Tuesday evening. Two weeks ago, Dover resident Jim McDevitt asked the board if he could make ...
Town Meeting warnings show varied issues in valley communities
by Jack Deming
Feb 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD VALLEY- The warnings for Dover and Wilmington’s respective town meetings show uncharacteristically unexciting agendas, filled mostly with routine financial decisions, while warnings for o...