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Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Tom and Lori Delia, Charlotters, who for 24 years have owned and operated Trattoria Delia Restaurant as well as its neighboring wine bar...
It’s time to grab those green bags and pitch in! Every year, for 47 years, neighbors join forces to create a litter-free community. In fact, Vermont was the first state...
Ruah Swennerfelt, Charlotte In 2016 Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. continued to lay a controversial 41-mile natural gas pipeline through Chittenden and Addison counties as citizen opponents filed an appeal in...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief It’s been more than 130 years since J. Sterling Morton founded Arbor Day. His simple idea of establishing a special day for planting trees...
Mark Dillenbeck | Tree Warden Stately elm trees with their characteristic vase-shape crowns once towered over forest canopy and urban landscape alike. Because of their size, abundance and beauty, elms...
Dreamwork session held in Charlotte opens new dialog Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief Rita Murphy of Charlotte was curious enough about her own nighttime dreams that she invited others...
The Lewis Creek Covered Bridges 5K/10K & Half Marathon meanders through Charlotte’s countryside along Lewis Creek, through two historic covered bridges and will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, May...
Editor’s note: After the Track is connected to Charlotte through its formal agreement with Champlain Valley Union High School to provide internships and other opportunities for students who want to...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief Mickey Wiles, founder of Working Fields, is in the business of offering second chances and that’s because he was once on the receiving end...
Editor’s note: It was Susan Ohanian’s advisory motion to impeach Donald Trump that prompted the Selectboard’s letter to Rep. Peter Welch last month. The basis for the motion was Article...
Keith Morrill | Staff writer Charlotte citizens put their new charter to the test this week with their first town budget vote by Australian ballot. The April 11 vote decided...
Mother and daughter Anne LaBombard Jones and Elizabeth Jones escaped a house fire unharmed after their four month old golden retriever alerted them to a conflagration in the mud room....
Charlotte residents voted by Australian ballot on the $3,046,847 town budget and on a $40,000 allocation for trails on April 11. These two articles were discussed on the floor at...
March was a big victory month for the Toensing family of Charlotte. Addie Toensing won the HITS (Horse Shows in the Sun) Ocala Equitation Championship, and her younger sister, Lily,...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief It’s the one-man show and old-school maple sugaring operation run by native Charlotter Pat Leclaire since 2012 that had folks stopping in for a...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief Yet another bout of snow threatens to reinforce the white layer of compact precipitation in my backyard as I write this. The ground beneath...
Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief In an effort to make themselves as accessible as possible to families and the community, Lead Principal Barbara Anne Komons-Montroll and Instructional Leader/Principal Stephanie...
Laurie Thompson | Co-Chair Trails Committee Thank you all for the healthy debate through Front Porch Forum, at our Trails public meetings in November and February, and with friends and...
Heather Morse | Contributor Charlotte has a very active real estate market with a diverse number of homes for buyers to choose from. Homes that are priced correctly from the...