Shopping with Chea: I’m back, and ready to buy stuff

Shopping with Chea: I’m back, and ready to buy stuff

Woo-hoo! It’s only taken 11 months, but I’ve finally emerged from my eggnog fog from last holiday season, and I’m ready to hit the streets and heat up my AmEx for another round of local shopping and good cheer. Shopping locally benefits the people who own our neighborhood stores, but it helps you, too—local business… Read More »

Town approves solution for railroad crossing easements

Town approves solution for railroad crossing easements

The Selectboard approved a policy for laying out new town highway rights-of-way at railroad crossings on Champlain Drive and Pine Haven Shores Road. This was a significant step forward for homeowners on those two streets in their journey toward having official easements to their properties. Management intern for the town of Shelburne Ann Janda said… Read More »

VTrans offers signing bonuses and other news

The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) is offering additional incentives to help recruit frontline maintenance workers and mechanics this season. From now through December 31st, newly-hired plow drivers and mechanics who already have a commercial driver’s license (CDL) will receive a total of $1,000 in bonuses over the course of their first year of service.… Read More »

Veterans Day salute with special coffee klatch

Veterans Day salute with special coffee klatch

In a weekday gathering of veterans, known as Shelburne Airport’s Coffee Klatch, thoughts on Veterans Day were shared last week. The group celebrates more than two decades of camaraderie. “It’s a brotherhood,” Bob Paradis, 77, of Colchester said. He was at the airport having coffee with the gang on Oct. 30. Sometimes up to 14… Read More »

YES for SCS!

YES for SCS!

Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed. Thirty-five percent of registered voters voted. The school roof replacement $2.39 million bond passed with more than 80 percent of voters in favor of the project. Window replacement and D and E Wing renovations, for $6.86 million, passed with 65 percent in favor. Bonds… Read More »

YES for SCS: Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed

YES for SCS: Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed

Both Shelburne Community School articles presented in Shelburne’s special meeting passed. Thirty-five percent of registered voters voted. The school roof replacement $2.39 million bond passed with more than 80 percent of voters in favor of the project. Window replacement and D and E Wing renovations, for $6.86 million, passed with 65 percent in favor. Bonds… Read More »

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