CCV set to honor local veterans

On Monday, Nov. 10, veterans will share their stories from World War II to present-day combat at the Community College of Vermont’s Winooski center from 7-9pm in room 108. During the week of Veterans’ Day, staff from CCV’s Winooski center will also continue their annual Yellow Ribbon project, when faculty, staff, and students are encouraged… Read More »


Births Applebee, Angela (Woltjer) and Garrick had a son, Everett Alton Applebee, on Sept. 30, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Health Care. Lemos, Diego and Ingrid Camelo had a son, Santiago Lemos Camelo, on Sept. 25, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Heath Care. Deaths Roland A. Messier – Shelburne Roland Alexander Messier, 69, passed away unexpectedly on… Read More »

Rep. Peter Welch sends letter to FairPoint CEO Paul Suno

1,700 FairPoint workers in Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire went on strike two weeks ago, and they’re still at it. They hit the picket line after a contract was imposed by the company that froze pension plans, eliminates retiree health care benefits, and requires workers to contribute to their health care costs. FairPoint has hired… Read More »

Scott Milne issues plan for cleaning up Lake Champlain

Scott Milne delivered his plan on the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 29 for addressing pollution in Lake Champlain, calling the lake “…a piece of our heritage … suffering before our eyes.” Milne’s plan includes reconfiguring Vermont’s Housing and Conservation Board’s budget to allocate more than $7 million per year to the Lake’s cleanup (the portion… Read More »

Special Selectboard meeting moves Sewer Service Area Study forward

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard conducted a special meeting on Oct. 21. The primary focus of the meeting was to interview and consider recommending that the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) contract with the consultant team of Crane Associates, Inc. of Burlington and Fregonese Associates of Portland, Ore. for the Sewer Service Area… Read More »

Planning agenda

Shelburne Planning Commission Draft Agenda Thursday, Nov. 6, 6pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Work Session Discussion of Form Based Zoning proposal section 1-4 of version 3.2. Approval of Minutes Oct. 23, 2014 Commissioner Questions and Comments Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included… Read More »

DRB agenda

Development Review Board Draft Agenda Wednesday, Nov. 5, 7pm Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Design Review Application(s) Application CU14-15 Application by Reid and Jane Grayson for Conditional Use approval for the expansion and reconstruction of an existing accessory structure within 100 foot setback from… Read More »