Posts filed under: Around Town

Congratulations: to Jim Hyde who was nominated as one of ten finalists for “Mentor of the Year” through the Comcast /Mobius student mentoring program. Jim mentors two students through  Connecting...
Sympathy: is extended to family and friends of Sarah Ramsden of Prosper, Texas, who passed away November 27 at the age of 83....
Congratulations: to Curt Alpeter in his capacity as a partner in Runamok Maple Syrup. Runamok was featured in the Food Section of the New York Times of November 15 as a...
Sympathy is extended to family and friends of Robert Magnuson who passed away recently at the age of 81....
Congratulations: to Edorah Glazer of Charlotte, the principal at Robinson Elementary School in Starksboro, who has been meeting with 24 other educators in the Vermont School Leadership Project’s class for 2018....
Congratulations: to Charlotte resident and Middlebury physician Dr. Jeanne Andersson-Swayze who, as a member of Heart to Heart International’s Disaster Response Team, went to both Florida in September and Puerto...
  Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Commentary: “We’d Rather Teach.” So there was this picture that ran in the September 19 issue of the Free Press showing a person standing...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor What is in Nordic Farms’ Future? As most of you know, the iconic landmark Nordic Farm on Route 7 in Charlotte lost its dairy owner...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Ceal Moran whose “Genealogy Day Get-Together” was featured in the August 27 Burlington Free Press under “the history space.” Ceal began genealogy get-togethers...
Edd Merritt fills us in on what is going on Around Town in Charlotte, Vermont. ...
Edd Merritt gives us the scoop on happenings around town ...
Congratulations: to Tyler Allen who grew up in Charlotte and now lives in the “Big Sky Country” of Montana and who was recently promoted to Managing Editor of Outlaw Publications. The...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Sara and Brandt Nelsen of Charlotte whose daughter Vivian Page Nelsen was born May 24. to Adam Hamilton of Charlotte who earned placement...
Edd Merritt | Contributor An addition to last issue’s “Congratulations:” In our last issue we recognized Rhino Foods and Ted Castle for making the Forbes Magazine’s list of “Small Giants.”...
  Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Madison Tieso of Charlotte who earned placement on the Castleton University Dean’s List for the 2017 spring semester. Madison met the requirements...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Ted Castle, owner of Rhino Foods which was awarded placement by Forbes Magazine on its list of “Forbes Small Giants,” 25 companies that...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Sympathy: is extended to family and friends of Phyllis Aube who passed away May 4 at the age of 75. Her surviving family includes her...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Charlotter Kathryn Blume, spoke for “350 Vermont” in Montpelier on April 29 in concert with the Climate March in Washington. According to an article in...
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...
Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Congratulations: to Alison Bechdel of Bolton who was named the next Vermont “cartoonist laureate” by the Center for Cartoon Studies. A resolution recognizing her for...