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Leicester news for June 21

Posted on June 21, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — The Leicester Historical Society is sponsoring Prize Bingo on Saturday, June 23, at 1 p.m. at the Senior Center at the Four Corners. Refreshments served, and all are welcome. Bingo will then go on hiatus until Saturday, Sept. 8.

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Leicester awarded grant to help control milfoil

Posted on May 28, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — The town of Leicester has been awarded a $44,600 grant from the State of 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.

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Sister Wicked hosts wicked Brandon blues jam

Posted on May 10, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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Leicester-based English bluesman Tom Caswell once again will be hosting a blues jam in Brandon this Saturday night, May 12, at Sister Wicked. The jam will feature blues musicians from the area and from around Vermont, and it is open to anyone wanting to hear great music. This is event, which starts at 8 p.m. and lasts until whenever, is held the second Saturday of each month at the store at 3 W. Seminary St., not far from the Brandon Town Hall.

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Leicester news for April 30

Posted on April 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — Green Up Day is almost here. Bags and gloves are available at the Leicester Town Office. A free lunch of hot dogs, chips, brownies and soda, for Green Up volunteers will be offered at the Four Corners on Saturday, May 5, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Filled bags may be brought to the town shed that morning, pick up your free lunch ticket that doubles as a raffle ticket.

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Leicester news for April 19

Posted on April 19, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — Prize Bingo will be held on Saturday, April 21, at 1 p.m., at the Senior Center at the Four Corners. The event was postponed from April 14, due to bad weather.

A free lunch for all Green Up volunteers will be available at the Four Corners on Saturday, May 5, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Hot dogs, chips, soda, water and brownies, as well as free coffee will be served. Pick up your ticket from the recycling shed; this ticket doubles as a raffle ticket for prizes later. Bags and some gloves are available at the Town Office.

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Leicester news for April 5

Posted on April 5, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — Town Clerk Julie Delphia reminds dog owners that although the April 1 deadline has passed, it is vital that dogs get registered in order to avoid penalties and fines.

The Leicester Historical Society is sponsoring Prize Bingo on Saturday, April 14, at 1:00 p.m. at the Senior Center at the Four Corners. Refreshments will be served and all are welcome.

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Leicester news for March 29

Posted on March 29, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — Town Clerk Julie Delphia reminds residents to register dogs by April 1. A dog census will be conducted in May and to avoid penalties and fees it is important to get dogs registered.

Leicester Historical Society is sponsoring Prize Bingo on Saturday, April 14, at 1:00 p.m. at the Senior Center at the Four Corners. Refreshments will be served and all are welcome.

The town is seeking one or two individuals to represent the town on the BLSG. For more information, contact Julie Delphia at 247-5961. 

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Leicester town meeting wrap-up 2018

Posted on March 8, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — The annual town meeting in Leicester ended up being a fairly sleepy affair. On Monday at the Leicester Meeting House, residents approved to town and highways budgets as warned

The approved general fund spending plan of $281,274 represents a decrease of $1,682, or a half a percent, from last year. The $356,950 in highway spending that voters OK’d is $10,615, or 3 percent, more than last year.

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2018 Leicester town meeting preview

Posted on March 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



LEICESTER — Voters at Leicester’s annual town meeting next week will consider a proposed $638,224 municipal budget, and a $40,000 paving question.

The municipal budget would include general fund spending of $281,274, which represents a decrease of $1,682, or a half a percent from last year. It would also include $356,950 in highway spending — $10,615, or 3 percent, more than last year.

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Merger of Whiting, Leicester Sudbury schools put to vote

Posted on January 18, 2018 |
By Lee J. Kahrs



BRANDON — The Otter Valley Unified Union School Board has approved a proposed 2018-19 school budget that would combine the district’s three small schools — Leicester Central, Whiting Elementary and Sudbury Country schools — and move the Caverly Preschool to Lothrop Elementary in Pittsford.

The proposed $19,223,835 spending plan, approved at a Jan. 10 meeting, represents a roughly $550,000 cut in spending, or 1.22 percent, from the current budget.

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