Posts filed under: Town

Food Shelf News: Feb. 22

Kerrie Pughe | Contributor Thank you! A belated yet big thank you to the Flying Pig Bookstore for the donation of beautiful, age- appropriate books to each child on our...

AROUND TOWN: Feb. 22

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Rick Benson and his Little Garden Market who sold over 50 Valentine’s Day dinners to loving customers. Rick said he was so busy...

Charlotte Garden Club presents Gardens of the Hudson Valley

Staff report The Charlotte Garden Club will sponsor a slide talk by garden designer Charlotte Albers at 10 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Shelburne on Feb. 14. The...

AROUND TOWN: Feb. 8

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to our former assistant editor and layout organizer, Geeda Searfoorce, who is back on stage at the Off Center for Dramatic Arts. Geeda is...

Selectboard approves new pay grades for town positions

Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief The Charlotte Selectboard approved new factor scores for the town administrator and town clerk/treasurer positions on Jan. 17. When combined with step increases and...

Annual celebration of Charlotte’s town volunteers

Staff Report Clark Hinsdale presented at the annual celebration of Charlotte’s volunteers at the Charlotte Senior Center last week. Special thanks went out to all of the many volunteers who...

Rehabilitation of the historic Seguin Covered Bridge celebrated

Blow & Cote, the Morrisville heavy construction company that builds bridges, finished the rehabilitation of the historic Seguin Covered Bridge in December. The Charlotte Conservation Commission organized the Jan. 22...

Food Shelf News: Jan. 25

Kerrie Pughe | Contributor Thank you! Thank you to all who participated in the creation and distribution of the holiday baskets. Overflowing baskets of food and presents were distributed a...

Rotary supports local Scouts and Cubs

Submitted by the Charlotte Shelburne Rotary Club For many years the Charlotte Shelburne Rotary Club has supported the programs of Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts in our towns. At its...

Lewis Creek Association finalizing focus study

Krista Hoffsis, program coordinator | Lewis Creek Association Lewis Creek Association is currently finalizing plans and funding to do a focus study on water quality in Thorp Brook and Kimball...

AROUND TOWN: Jan. 25

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to the Charlotte Central School second graders who have maintained the 55 gallon water tank in the school lobby planted with Brook Trout eggs....

AROUND TOWN: Jan. 11, 2017

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Julia and Andrew Beerworth of Charlotte whose son, Levi, was born October 28, 2016. to Peninnah and Braxton Robbason of Charlotte whose son,...

AROUND TOWN, Dec. 14

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Peninnah and Braxton Robbason of Charlotte whose son, Aldous, was born October 3rd. to Monica Lubic, Michelle Filardi and Shannon Spellman, students at...

Food Shelf News: Nov. 30

Kerrie Pughe | Contributor Volunteers needed for holiday baskets Please join us Friday, December 16, at 8 a.m. at the Charlotte Congregational Church to assemble the holiday baskets. Everyone is...

Around Town on November 30

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Dylan Preston and the Charlotte Land Trust who have entered into an agreement to conserve and farm 101 acres off the northwest corner...

AROUND TOWN for Nov. 16

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to a number of Charlotte Central School students who were recognized for their work on a Shelburne/Charlotte Rotary project titled “Get Out the Vote.”...

Food Shelf News: Nov. 3

Kerrie Pughe | Contributor Thanksgiving baskets Please mark your calendars for Friday, Nov.18, from 8 to about 10 a.m., when all community members are invited to help us put together...

Around Town, Nov. 2

Congratulations to: Christina and Matt Moulton of Charlotte whose daughter, Deana Lynn Moulton, was born on September 12. the Clemmons family, whose 148-acre farm on Greenbush Road is the newest...

OBITUARY: Larry Hamilton

Hamilton Dr. Lawrence S. Hamilton, professor emeritus at Cornell University, distinguished educator, environmental leader and peace activist, died calmly on October 6, 2016, surrounded by his family. He was 91....

Around Town

By Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to the Charlotte Central 5/6 and 6/7 Spelling Bee Teams who both placed second in the 2016 District Spelling Bee held on Oct....