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Grega sues town, police, attorney for wrongful conviction
DOVER- John Grega has filed a suit against the town of Dover, one current and two former state police troopers, and a former Windham County State’s Attorney for their role in what Grega claims was ...
Jul 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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New chamber director named
WILMINGTON- After a three-month search for a new executive director, the Mount Snow Valley Chamber of Commerce board announced this week that they’ve hired Sharon Cunningham to serve in the positio...
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board approves grant program
WILMINGTON- The selectboard approved a grant program at Wednesday night’s meeting, that will help property owners in Wilmington pay for the cost of fixing or constructing facades. The board approve...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Halifax tax rates will spike due to bridge work
HALIFAX- Last March town residents bit the bullet and voted for a substantial rise in the budget; now comes the painful part. The selectboard announced a residential rate of 2.2282 cents and a nonr...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board approves police apprentice program
DOVER- For the third time in as many meetings, Dover Selectboard members discussed the police department’s training policy at their regular meeting Tuesday evening. As at previous meetings, the dis...
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hermitage, town work on fire protection agreement
WILMINGTON- Representatives from the Hermitage Club, the Wilmington Fire Department, and the town have met to discuss an agreement that will settle a number of issues linked to development of Hayst...
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Windmill project to be argued in court this week
by Jack Deming
Jul 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
READSBORO- Wherever the construction of wind turbines is proposed, controversy is never far behind. Over two years ago, Vermonters for a Clean Environment (VCE) filed a lawsuit to stop the construc...
Changes made to plans for redeveloping village buildings
by Jack Deming
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The development review board reopened a case recessed in May, which details plans by Lorista Holdings LLC and the Hermitage Realty Group LLC to turn the former Wilmington Home Center in...
Fund resets mission
by Mike Eldred
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The buzz of saws and the sound of hammers hammering has echoed through Wilmington Village this summer, sweet music to the people and organizations that have spent nearly three years wor...
Work will close Route 100 for entire weekend
by Jack Deming
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
CORRECTION- Following publication last week the Vermont Department of Transportation sent out a press release to announce they will be delaying the work on Bridge 47 on Route 100 South to an unanno...
School district facing end-of-year deficit, choices for classroom items
by Mike Eldred
Jul 15, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Twin Valley School Board members contemplated ending the year in the red, heard good news about their construction project, and accepted a hot lunch payment policy at Tuesday evening’s ...
Options may not include joint project
by Jack Deming
Jul 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- The selectboard is listening to all options when it comes to moving the town’s fire and police stations out of the flood zone. In an updated presentation at Wednesday night’s selectboar...