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VTrans gets final OK to lengthen Middlebury airport runway

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By John Flowers



EAST MIDDLEBURY — The Vermont Agency of Transportation has landed an Act 250 permit to begin expansion of the Middlebury State Airport runway, a plan that drew fire from neighbors who believe the upgrades could bring larger planes, heavier and larger aircraft traffic, and more noise to what is now a modest airfield in a residential area east of Route 116.

Guy Rouelle, aviation program director for VTrans, anticipates the runway work will begin next May and last up to five months.

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Middlebury distillery seeking to expand its footprint

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By John Flowers



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MIDDLEBURY — Appalachian Gap Distillery officials on Sept. 12 will seek final approval from the town of Middlebury for a major expansion of their headquarters at 88 Mainelli Road, which would provide the growing company with much-needed storage, bottling and tasting room space.

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Work begins on Bristol Village housing project

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — A somewhat unusual housing development planned for the center of Bristol has broken ground on property off North Street behind the Rite Aid and Shaw’s shopping area.

Bristol Village Cohousing, a 14-unit project that bills itself as an “eco-village” is inviting the public to a ribbon cutting ceremony this Saturday, Sept. 10, at 11:30 a.m. at 16 North St. After the event, tours of the site will be available.

The first units will be ready for occupancy in January and the entire project is slated to be completed next April.

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Feds consider bringing a post office back to Granville

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By John S. McCright



GRANVILLE — More than seven months after Granville lost its post office, the U.S. Postal Service is considering reopening a facility where residents of the Route 100 town can collect their mail, purchase stamps and mail their packages.

USPS Real Estate Specialist Michael K. Bullard will attend the next Monday’s Granville selectboard meeting and propose relocating retail services into a yet-to-be determined location in town. The Sept. 12 meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the town clerk’s office, which is located at 4157 Route 100.

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Addison sets hearing for new town plan that includes solar regs

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



ADDISON — Addison residents on Monday will have a chance to learn more about and weigh in on a proposed new town plan, one that Addison Planning Commission members said will allow many residents more flexibility to develop small lots and will call for limits on commercial solar arrays, especially near Lake Champlain.

The planning commission will hold a hearing on the plan at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 12 at Addison Central School.

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Aldermen give more money to Vergennes Partnership

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — After hearing a list of recent Vergennes Partnership accomplishments from its president, Renny Perry, also an alderman, the Vergennes City Council on Aug. 30 unanimously agreed to support the city’s downtown organization with $7,500 from the Vergennes Water Tower Fund. Perry abstained from the vote.

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Local pair charged in child pornography case

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Two former Middlebury residents on Tuesday pleaded innocent to possession of child pornography and other charges in Addison County Superior Court, criminal division, in connection with allegations involving a 9-year-old girl in incidents beginning in 2013, and concluding in 2015.

Jason H. Dukette, 37, currently of Rutland, was arraigned on charges of felony attempted lewd and lascivious conduct with a child, misdemeanor possession of child pornography, and a misdemeanor count of furnishing indecent material to a minor with a minor present.

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City council reconsidering Vergennes overnight winter parking ban

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



VERGENNES — The Vergennes City Council at their Aug. 30 meeting continued to discuss amending the winter ban on overnight parking on city streets, a law that allows the city’s public works department to easily plow and sand roads during snowstorms. Some landlords and business owners have told the council it has posed problems for their tenants, clients and employees.

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Foster Motors cited for excellence

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury car dealership Foster Motors recently won the inaugural Customer First Award for Excellence from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).

FCA Service District Manager John Bishop said that the automaker has 2,600 dealerships nationally, and that Foster Motors was one of only 124 inaugural winners of this award, and the only one in Vermont.

“We have 314 dealers in the Northeast, and only 28 award recipients,” said Bishop, who works in the Burlington district. “A well-deserved award!”

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$100,000 in challenge grants given in Porter Medical Center campaign

Posted on September 8, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Two major and anonymous financial commitments totaling $100,000 have been committed to Porter Medical Center in the form of “challenge grants” intended to encourage others to support the upcoming “People for Porter” annual campaign.

Through these challenge grants, every donation made to Porter between Sept. 15 and Dec. 31 will be matched on a 2-1 basis by these donors according to Porter Vice President for Development Ron Hallman.

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