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Town keeps inching forward with ramp
WILMINGTON- The Wilmington Development Review Board continued its hearing on a town zoning application to construct a ramp for access to the Reardon Crossing Bridge. At a previous hearing on the ma...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Small wind manufacturer blows into town
READSBORO- Star Wind LLC, a manufacturer of small-scale windmills, which has recently relocated to Vermont from New Jersey, is hoping to erect a turbine on plots it owns in Readsboro and Wardsboro....
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Selectboard discusses jurisdiction on trail road, tires
READSBORO- The selectboard discussed their jurisdiction over a trail road in Readsboro, and a request from the schoolboard for help with the transportation of some old tires. This latter discussion...
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board shows concern about the Hermitage Club not acting as a good citizen
WILMINGTON- Selectboard members discussed economic development, a Hermitage water request, and received a petition in favor of a community center. Wilmington resident Karen Molina presented the pet...
Aug 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Neighbors aired anxiety over proposed storage site
WILMINGTON- Neighbors of a proposed self-storage facility at “Fat City” registered their reservations about the project at a Wilmington Development Review Board hearing this week. Property owner Ed...
Aug 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents worried new intersection could pose issues
DOVER– At the selectboard meeting on Tuesday, the board, road commissioner Bobby Holland, police chief Randy Johnson, and economic development director Ken Black discussed the intersection of Route...
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Software company prepares to go big
by Rolf Parker
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
HALIFAX- Few people in the Deerfield Valley are aware that there is a software company in West Halifax which is named after a bird that can weather severe storms with poise. But if things go as ent...
Wilmington School Board appoints a new member
by Mike Eldred
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- While the Whitingham and Twin Valley school boards canceled their regular meeting this week, members of the Wilmington School Board met to restart their efforts to transfer ownership of...
Board ready to spread it at Old Home Week
by James A. Dassatti
Aug 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM – Selectboard members voted to “spread good will” with their own entry in the Whitingham Old Home Week parade this weekend. Board members discussed several last-minute items related to O...
Whitingham Old Home Week celebration starts today
by Rolf Parker
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- Whitingham’s Old Home Week was first held in 1906, and the once-a-decade event has been celebrated for generations. This year the town is celebrating the 12th Old Home Week, from Thursd...
Charity outdoor dinner will help replenish cancer fund coffers
Aug 09, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
By Mike Eldred WILMINGTON- The Boyd Family Farm is bringing together the area’s top restaurants and local food producers for their “farm-to-table” dinner and fundraiser on Tuesday, August 16. The $...
Board approves funding for 2017 history event
Aug 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
By Mike Eldred DOVER- Selectboard members approved economic development funding for a history education program at their meeting Tuesday evening. The Dover School History Expo program, proposed by ...