Posts filed under: Around Town

Your first car is often your first taste of freedom—Jim Squires asked Charlotte residents and visitors what they remember the most about their old set of wheels. His own memory?...
Your Charlotte COVID-19 Assistance Team continues to meet twice a month and has now officially taken on the task of discovering how our residents feel about where our town is...
Charlotte Crossings is at odds with the Town of Charlotte yet again, as the Route 7 property owners claim they were “unexpectedly” asked to stop hosting food trucks in their...
to the Clemmons family who were featured in the August 10 Burlington Free Press as owners and operators of the Clemmons Family Farm in Charlotte. The article focused on the...
The Charlotte Grange applied for and was selected to receive not one, but two grants this year. The first, from Historic Preservation of Vermont, is dedicated to taking the eight...
With the scent of hand sanitizer pungent in the air and voters politely nodding and maintaining distance in close quarters, voting in Charlotte for the 2020 primaries was certainly out...
How much is Charlotte spending on policing? The simple answer: not a lot, but police services are a very small piece of the greater emergency services pie.  ...
The Charlotte COVID-19 Assistance Team met this past Monday and continued our discussion around community resilience, this time focusing specifically on the survey from Community Resilience Organization we discussed at...
Sympathy is extended to family and friends of Robert L. Struble of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, who passed away July 17 at the age of 80. A New Jersey native, his...
The Charlotte Planning and Zoning Office staff want to make sure residents know that we are open for business and reviewing and administering municipal permit applications....
The Charlotte Energy Committee and the Charlotte Library, with the support of the town, successfully applied in April 2019 for a $17,000 grant from the State Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Grant...
A June 23 vote to approve the Charlotte town budget, allocate $57,000 of tax money for the Town Link Trail, and to approve the amount of $0 for town donations...
Sympathy is extended to family and friends of Peter Bergh of Edwards, Colorado, formerly of Charlotte. Peter died June 3 at the age of 82. He was born in New...
Before this year’s July 4 barbecues, Vermonters are going to have to figure out what they’re going to do with their leftovers before the holiday even starts. Act 148, the...
Congratulations to Alex Graham, M.D., for his appointment as a family physician at the Charlotte Family Health Center. Alex grew up in Charlotte, where his parents were both doctors, his...
Students from Charlotte helped raise a total of $140,813.89 for the University of Vermont Children’s Hospital by participating in RALLYTHON, an annual, year-long student-led fundraiser that culminates in a 12-hour...
Distinctive Landscaping won two awards in the Landscape Industry Awards Program. Miles Weston and Brian Pellerin won an Honor Award for their backyard design that they titled “Family Matters.” It...
Over the years of The Charlotte News, the “Around Town” section has addressed issues that impact people and organizations of our community. Although something we call community will likely exist, the...
The spring deadline for SCHIP (Shelburne, Charlotte, Hinesburg Interfaith Projects) grant applications has been extended to Friday, May 15, due to the impact of the COVID-19 virus on our communities....