All posts by: The Charlotte News Staff

Ten-year-old Franklin Donegan got his first deer this season. ...
Perspectives on humble pie...
It’s that time of year again when amaryllis, Christmas cactus and poinsettias appear in stores and find their way into our homes....
For those who missed my first column, a quick review: My mother, a hardscrabble Kansas ranch girl with little formal education, spoke largely in idioms, pithy historical sayings, many of...
At the Nov. 22 regular Selectboard meeting, Charlotte Food Shelf Secretary Peggy Sharpe informed the town that the food shelf will be moving from its current spot at the Charlotte...
My parents weren’t shopping types. Food and necessities was one thing, but walking in and out of stores for fun with no particular goal in mind was not on their...
An online survey conducted this summer revealed that Charlotters want more access to public transportation and more opportunities to walk and bike to destinations in their communities....
Nancy Winship Milliken is making up for lost time. After graduating from UVM in the 1980s, she worked in the health care field. But at the age of 46 she...
Paper birch, also called white birch (Betula papyrifera), stands out: even if you don’t know a hemlock from a sugar maple, chances are that you can pick out its iconic...
Although it’s been only two years, it seems a lifetime ago that we first heard of the SARS-CO-V2 coronavirus, a.k.a. COVID-19....
Driving through our town, Charlotte still has some of that bucolic small town feel that attracted me to live here half a lifetime ago....
The Friends of the Charlotte Library are holding the second annual GET COZY RAFFLE...
Congratualations to Charlotte’s Nordic Farm, Will Raap, Rose Lord and Ava Rohrbaugh and Sympathies to Margatret Allgaier and Katherine Fink....
We hope you have enjoyed watching the library’s new gardens come to life this spring and summer and stay interesting even as they begin to shut down for the winter....
We are often told that “exercise is good for you” and to “make sure you are getting enough exercise.” But what exactly does this mean?...
Vermont’s high school football coaches selected all-star teams recently....
I am thrilled to announce that, thanks to your recent gifts, we’re moving on to the next phase of our fund drive....
Check out the Winter Schedule You will find the Charlotte Senior Center Winter Schedule (for December through February) inserted in this issue of The Charlotte News. The Winter Schedule has...
As you’ve probably heard, we launched our fall fund drive in early November with a challenge:...
I first became aware of The Charlotte News last spring, during an especially difficult time for the paper....