Posts filed under: Around Town

The deal for a new restaurant in the almost-completed Charlotte Crossing building fell through in September, but hopes for a sit-down eatery in town are not completely dashed. The commercial...
Courtney McDermott’s sunset photograph looking west across Lake Champlain was selected as the “Photo of the Week” in the “Young Writers Project” of the October 11 Burlington Free Press....
I received my college’s magazine the other day, and one of its lead articles described the migration of many African American workers from the Deep South north to major cities...
It’s that time again …. time for the annual Fall Rummage Sale at the Charlotte Grange! The last day to drop off your items to donate to the sale is...
Two vehicle thefts in Charlotte over the past week have Vermont State Police looking for more information from the public. One car was stolen from a driveway, and another was...
Vermont State Police say a Rutland woman’s car was struck in a hit and run accident in Charlotte on Route 7 near Root Rd. According to a press release, the...
Will is the son of Georgia Edwards of Shelburne, who has been at the Charlotte Library since 2004 and is currently the cataloging librarian, and John Edwards of Quebec City....
A spate of thefts and break-ins occurred in Charlotte this past weekend. According to Vermont State Police, the office of Treeworks on Hinesburg Road and two cars at the Charlotte...
The new fence bordering the West Burying Ground on Greenbush Road, also known as the Barber Hill Cemetery, lasted for a lot less time than some of the centuries-old gravestones...
The Charlotte Recreation Commission hosted a community gelato party on August 22 to celebrate the opening of the new playground at the Charlotte Beach. The gelato and the service cart...
Achievements  Congratulations to Jay Vogler whose exhibit of abstract oil paintings closed Aug. 31 at the Gallery at One Main in Burlington. Look forward to his next showing and, in...
Bishop Christopher Coyne, who leads the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington, last week released the names of 40 priests who “had credible allegations of sexual abuse filed against them by...
Fat Cow Farm is just one part of Trono Enterprises run by the Trono sons Zach, Lucas and Derick. Zach runs the farm, Lucas operates the oil business, and Derek...
The young guys who play open gym basketball at Charlotte Central School call their twice-weekly ball games by the affectionate name of “Old Man.” The older men who play in...
You’ve got your goggles on, you’re slicked up with sunscreen, your water shoes are firmly in place, you’re about to jump in the lake—and there it is: foamy pea soup,...
Congratulations Christie and David Garrett of Charlotte were featured in the August issue of Business People, Vermont for their ownership of The Point, the first in a series of luxury...
Heritage Ford and Toyota, owned by the Machaverns of Charlotte, has hooked up with popular country and western singer Jamie Lee Thurston to promote affordable housing in the area through...
Under beautiful, sunny skies a group of 25 volunteers worked last week to install new playground equipment at Charlotte Beach. Kids of all ages are going to love it....
Photo by Julian KulskiA massive oak tree on the Roberts Way trail in the Charlotte Park and Wildlife Refuge fell in late July after thunderstorms swept the area. ...
Transition Town Charlotte is sponsoring a showing of an Icelandic film by Benedikt Erlingsson tonight at 7 p.m. in the Charlotte Senior Center. A $5 donation from viewers would be...