Archive - Aug 2013
ADDISON — Vermont State Police have collared a man they believe might be responsible for dozens of burglaries that have occurred in Addison County since the beginning of this year.
ADDISON COUNTY — There are those in Addison County that live off of tradition and excellence. The Leona Thompson Bowl offers both.
MIDDLEBURY — Sheriff Don Keeler has announced the return of Paul H. Poynter to the Addison County Sheriff’s Department after an 18 year absence.
Poynter began his law enforcement career at the Addison County Sheriff’s Department in 1988. Deciding that he wished to pursue a full-time career in law enforcement, he attended and graduated from the Vermont Police Academy in 1995.
NEW HAVEN — Commuters on Route 7 through New Haven are starting to notice rows of solar arrays going up on the west side of the highway, north of the Lime Kiln Road intersection
Soon, those who take a second look will also notice something unusual on the solar farm: a herd of sheep.
MIDDLEBURY — New Addison Central Supervisory Union Superintendent Peter Burrows has only been on the job for a short time, but that has not stopped him from thinking big.
Burrows, 42, last week unveiled a series of goals for the ACSU that include a long-term action plan, boosting the district’s technology resources and programming, and increasing public outreach to students and their families.
Editor’s note: This story was supplied by MaKayla Foster, president of the Cornwall Musketeers 4-H.
NEW HAVEN — Addison County Fair and Field Days in New Haven is quickly approaching and for the third straight year, the Cornwall 4-H Musketeers of Middlebury are hoping that you’ll stop by their “Cards for Soldiers” booth in the 4-H Youth Exhibit Hall sometime between Aug. 6-10 to make a handmade card with some encouraging words for an American soldier to say thank you for fighting for our freedom.
LEICESTER — The town of Leicester has been awarded a $28,000 grant from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to help control invasive species on Lake Dunmore and Fern Lake, located in the towns of Leicester and Salisbury. The control program is coordinated and operated by the Lake Dunmore/Fern Lake Association.