Kenneth George Goss, MD – Shelburne

It is with sadness and thanksgiving that we announce the death of Kenneth George Goss, MD, on March 19, 2014. He fought a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease culminating in his death at Shelburne Bay Senior Living, Shelburne. Family will be forever grateful for the compassionate care Kenneth received in its Memory Care Unit. “In… Read More »

Patrick A. Maille – Burlington

Patrick A. Maille passed on May 8, 2014, at his home. He was born in Swanton on Feb. 24, 1936, son of Amedee P. and Dora (Miclette) Maille. Among others, Patrick is survived by his brother, Joseph of Shelburne. He met and married Theresa B. Martin at St. Joseph Church on Sept. 24, 1955. Patrick… Read More »

Route 7 development discussion May 12

Shelburne citizens interested in Form Based Zoning, don’t forget to mark your calendars for the Monday, May 12 discussion at 7pm in Meeting Room 1 of the Town Offices. The meeting will focus on the Draft Regulating Plan. The project team will engage Steering Committee members in a discussion of key elements, such as: The planning… Read More »

Idling law now in effect

Vermont’s prohibited idling of motor vehicles law went into effect May 5, 2014. This law applies to all motor vehicles. It limits the idling of vehicles to five minutes in any 60-minute period. A penalty of $10 will be assessed for a first violation, $50 for a second violation, and $100 for a third and subsequent violations There are exceptions to the five-minute… Read More »

Shelburne BikeFest rolls into town

Shelburne BikeFest will return Saturday, May 31, and it promises to be better than ever! Stop by the tents in front of the Shelburne Town Offices, across from the Parade Green and the first Farmers Market of the season, between 10am and 1pm and enjoy all BikeFest has to offer. Throughout the event, there will… Read More »

Green Mountain Care on slow track

I appreciate Rep. Kate Webb’s communication in the Shelburne News as to where she stands on the Governor’s failure to provide a Green Mountain Healthcare financing plan on Jan. 15, 2013 as required by Act 48. She explains that a slip of an assumed federal government waiver was the reason for not meeting the date.… Read More »

Meet Vermont House Minority Whip

The Republican Town Committee will sponsor guest speaker, Rep. Don Turner (R. Milton), Minority Whip of the Vermont House, at the Dutch Mill Restaurant on Thursday, May 15 at 7:30am for a breakfast meeting. Rep. Turner will offer his perspective on highlights of the 2013-14 state legislative session. The public is invited to attend.