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Granville http://www.addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/64/all en Town Meeting Wrap 2015: Granville http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503town-meeting-wrap-2015-granville <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE &mdash; Residents of Granville on Tuesday evening elected a new selectman, decided to get rid of the town lister positions, and, after adding in a few thousand extra dollars, approved a town spending plan at the town meeting.</p> <p> Sean Linsky won a three-year seat on the Granville selectboard, replacing Victoria Crowne, who chose not to run.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/28940">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201503town-meeting-wrap-2015-granville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:54:48 +0000 Addison Independent 28940 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Town Meeting Preview 2015: Granville http://www.addisonindependent.com/201502town-meeting-preview-2015-granville <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE &mdash; Residents in Granville will consider 28 articles on Town Meeting Day including the town&rsquo;s municipal and school budgets. Voters will also elect officials to eight town offices and two school positions including a treasurer and school board director with no contested elections.</p> <p> The annual meeting for the school will begin at 5 p.m. in the town hall and will be followed by the town meeting at 6:30 p.m. with voting done from the floor.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/28785">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201502town-meeting-preview-2015-granville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:45:45 +0000 Addison Independent 28785 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Granville seeks to transform historic school house into a community center http://www.addisonindependent.com/201308granville-seeks-transform-historic-school-house-community-center <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-18196" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201308granville-seeks-transform-historic-school-house-community-center"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/granville2871.thumbnail.jpg" alt="granville2871.jpg" title="granville2871.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A GROUP OF Granville residents is raising money for renovations to the old Corner School, a former one-room schoolhouse on Post Office Hill Road that will be turned into a community center. The building has not been used as a school since 1946. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> John Flowers </div> </div> </div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> GRANVILLE &mdash; Some students these days bellyache about an hour&rsquo;s worth of homework at the end of a school day.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> While 84-year-old Bill Parrish didn&rsquo;t walk uphill both ways to school during non-stop blizzards, he certainly had more chores to do than homework at the former Granville school house on Post Office Hill Road.&nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/18198">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201308granville-seeks-transform-historic-school-house-community-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:59:17 +0000 Trent Campbell 18198 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Firefighters save one Granville barn as another burns http://www.addisonindependent.com/201307firefighters-save-one-granville-barn-another-burns <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-17931" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201307firefighters-save-one-granville-barn-another-burns"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/Granville fire_0351.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Granville fire_0351.jpg" title="Granville fire_0351.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A PILE OF charred timbers and twisted metal is all that remains of an old tool shop off Route 100 in Granville that was claimed by fire on Sunday. Firefighters saved the bigger barn that sat next to the tool shop. Independent photo/John S. McCright </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> John S. McCright </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE &mdash; Firefighters from five towns knocked down a hot fire at an old tool shed in Granville last Sunday afternoon, thus saving the big old barn that sits only a few feet away.</p> <p> The 30-by-40-foot shed was fully involved in flames when members of the Granville Volunteer Fire Department arrived on the scene at 3 p.m., and the firefighters immediately started pouring water on the blaze and on the historic barn that sat only 12 feet away.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/17899">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201307firefighters-save-one-granville-barn-another-burns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville fire Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:56:33 +0000 Trent Campbell 17899 at http://www.addisonindependent.com White River Valley towns bounce back from Irene http://www.addisonindependent.com/201208white-river-valley-towns-bounce-back-irene <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-13025" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201208white-river-valley-towns-bounce-back-irene"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/granvillestore0377.thumbnail.jpg" alt="granvillestore0377.jpg" title="granvillestore0377.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GRANVILLE GENERAL STORE owner Dan Sargeant was set to open his store on Labor Day weekend last year when Irene struck and forced him to delay the opening. Sargeant credits the strong Granville community for helping carry the store through a difficult time. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; These days, business is good at the Old Hancock Hotel, which sits on Route 100 mere yards from the bridge that rising waters swept away on Aug. 28, 2011.</p> <p> That&rsquo;s not to say the past year hasn&rsquo;t been a struggle for Diane Isaacson, who runs the hotel, restaurant and bakery. As Tropical Storm Irene passed through and the rain turned brooks to raging rivers that swept through houses and fields, Isaacson&rsquo;s basement was inundated, her water and power supply destroyed.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/13026">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201208white-river-valley-towns-bounce-back-irene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock Featured Irene tropical storm irene Thu, 30 Aug 2012 17:42:17 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 13026 at http://www.addisonindependent.com White River work spurs scrutiny http://www.addisonindependent.com/201112white-river-work-spurs-scrutiny <p class="Bodycopy"> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; In the days and weeks after Tropical Storm Irene hit Vermont in late August, it wasn&rsquo;t uncommon to see excavators in rivers across the state, clearing culverts and rebuilding riverbanks.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> The White River in Granville and Hancock was no exception.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/10159">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201112white-river-work-spurs-scrutiny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville flooding Irene recovery river work Thu, 08 Dec 2011 18:00:06 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 10159 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Hancock, Granville still struggle to reopen flood-damaged roads http://www.addisonindependent.com/201110hancock-granville-still-struggle-reopen-flood-damaged-roads <p> HANCOCK/GRANVILLE &mdash; More than a dozen people crammed into Hancock&rsquo;s town office on Oct. 18 to urge the selectboard to take steps to open the still-closed Upper Churchville Road.</p> <p> Nearly two months after Tropical Storm Irene hit Vermont, Granville and Hancock &mdash; the two Addison County towns hit hardest by the storm &mdash; are still finding it impossible to restore traffic on all town roads before the snow flies.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9649">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201110hancock-granville-still-struggle-reopen-flood-damaged-roads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock flooding Irene recovery roads transportation Mon, 24 Oct 2011 16:00:04 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 9649 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Valley towns start on slow road to recovery http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109valley-towns-start-slow-road-recovery <p> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; Three weeks after flooding from Tropical Storm Irene cut off road access, phone lines and electricity service to the White River Valley, the two easternmost towns in Addison County are marking small improvements in the valley each day.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> As residents of Granville and Hancock begin to tabulate damage, officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are fanning out across the county and working with homeowners, town officials and business owners to help them apply for disaster assistance.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9274">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109valley-towns-start-slow-road-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock flooding Irene recovery Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:00:06 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 9274 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Business owners taking stock in Granville, Hancock http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109business-owners-taking-stock-granville-hancock <p> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; Though some might argue that it&rsquo;s not an ideal time to open a store on Route 100 in Granville, with access still restricted by flood damage, Daniel Sargeant disagrees.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> In fact, he said, the crowd that turned out to the grand opening of the Granville General Store on Thursday just goes to show how much the town-wide bonds have strengthened in the wake of the damage wrought by Tropical Storm Irene.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9272">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109business-owners-taking-stock-granville-hancock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock business flooding Irene Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:00:05 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 9272 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Volunteers pour into valley http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109volunteers-pour-granville-hancock <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-9180" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201109volunteers-pour-granville-hancock"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/floodrelief4041 (Large).thumbnail.jpg" alt="floodrelief4041 (Large).jpg" title="floodrelief4041 (Large).jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MIDDLEBURY FIREFIGHTER TOM Sullivan, left, and Bristol firefighter Nathan Bouvier retrieve personal belongings and memories for the owner of this collapsed home in Rochester Saturday. Scores of Addison County firefighters and Middlebury College student-athletes helped residents in Hancock and Rochester clean up after Tropical Storm Irene this weekend. Photo by Mark Bouvier </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE / HANCOCK &mdash; As inhabitants of the White River Valley tried to pull their lives together after floods from Tropical Storm Irene last week tore up roads, knocked out power and isolated residents, Vermonters who live on the western side of the Green Mountains donated supplies and went in person in large numbers to help out.</p> <p> Those offering support included local firefighters, college students and human service organizations.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9165">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109volunteers-pour-granville-hancock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock flooding Irene recovery Thu, 08 Sep 2011 16:30:30 +0000 Andrew Stein 9165 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Crippling storm unites valley http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109crippling-storm-unites-valley <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-9138" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201109crippling-storm-unites-valley"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/mealpass0424.thumbnail.jpg" alt="mealpass0424.jpg" title="mealpass0424.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> VERMONT NATIONAL GUARDSMEN pass boxes of food into the Hancock firehouse on Wednesday evening. On Tuesday, the National Guard began airlifting food, water and other supplies to the 13 Vermont towns that had no road access in the wake of Tropical Storm Irene. Independent photo/Andrea Suozzo </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK/GRANVILLE &mdash; &ldquo;Look, headlights,&rdquo; shouted someone in the crowd gathered at the Hancock Town Hall late Wednesday afternoon.</p> <p> Every one of the 70-some town residents at the impromptu town meeting turned to look, craning their necks and inching out of their seats to catch a view of the bright orange Central Vermont Public Service truck rolling through town.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9139">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109crippling-storm-unites-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock flooding Irene Sat, 03 Sep 2011 16:28:00 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 9139 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Eastern county towns hit hard, left isolated after roads destroyed http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109eastern-county-towns-hit-hard-left-isolated-after-roads-destroyed <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-9119" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201109eastern-county-towns-hit-hard-left-isolated-after-roads-destroyed"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/flood1261 2_1.thumbnail.jpg" alt="flood1261 2.jpg" title="flood1261 2.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ROAD CREWS INSPECT damage to Route 100 at the intersection with Route 125 in Hancock Monday. Flood damage forced the temporary closure of many local roads and every state highway in Addison County. Photo by Willem Jewett </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; As most Addison County residents turned to recovery and repairs early this week, many Granville and Hancock residents were still trying to make do without phones, electricity and passable roads.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> The only two Addison County towns on the eastern slope of the Green Mountains were among the communities hit hardest when Tropical Storm Irene dumped a massive amount of rain on Vermont Sunday.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/9060">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201109eastern-county-towns-hit-hard-left-isolated-after-roads-destroyed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock flooding Irene transportation Thu, 01 Sep 2011 16:00:26 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 9060 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Granville fights closure of its post office http://www.addisonindependent.com/201108granville-fights-closure-its-post-office <p> GRANVILLE &mdash; In its most recent attempt to control costs, the United States Postal Service has singled out a host of post offices across the nation &mdash; including Granville and 13 others in Vermont &mdash; for potential closure.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> After spending the next few months soliciting public feedback in each of the 3,600 locations under the microscope nationwide, the USPS will decide which post offices it will close.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/8750">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201108granville-fights-closure-its-post-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville post office Thu, 04 Aug 2011 16:00:23 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 8750 at http://www.addisonindependent.com Granville fetes completion of town hall, office renovation http://www.addisonindependent.com/201107granville-fetes-completion-town-hall-office-renovation <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-8521" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201107granville-fetes-completion-town-hall-office-renovation"><img src="http://www.addisonindependent.com/files/images/granvilleoffice005.thumbnail.jpg" alt="granvilleoffice005.jpg" title="granvilleoffice005.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GRANVILLE HELD AN opening celebration last Wednesday for its renovated town hall and new town offices. The project was funded by a USDA grant. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE &mdash; Since the 1960s, Granville&rsquo;s tiny town office has been on a small plot of land with no running water.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> Last Wednesday, Granville celebrated the grand opening of its renovated town hall and new town office, located in the town&rsquo;s former schoolhouse. Town officials said Sen. Patrick Leahy was instrumental in landing the low-interest loans and grants that allowed them to complete the project, and though Leahy was in Washington at the time, Marcelle Leahy, his wife, spoke on his behalf at the ceremony on Route 100.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/8512">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201107granville-fetes-completion-town-hall-office-renovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville grant renovations Mon, 11 Jul 2011 16:00:24 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 8512 at http://www.addisonindependent.com School district remains intact http://www.addisonindependent.com/201106school-district-remains-intact <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andrea Suozzo </div> </div> </div> <p> GRANVILLE/HANCOCK &mdash; Granville and Hancock last month were granted a reprieve in a search for a new supervisory union &mdash; for now, at least.</p> <p class="Bodycopy"> In a March 2010 Town Meeting Day vote, residents of Bethel and Rochester voted to leave the Windsor Northwest Supervisory Union. Since those towns contain the only two high schools in the supervisory union, the resolutions prompted a more-than-yearlong study on closing the supervisory union by the state Board of Education.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/8232">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://www.addisonindependent.com/201106school-district-remains-intact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock merger supervisory union Thu, 16 Jun 2011 16:00:21 +0000 Ian Trombulak 8232 at http://www.addisonindependent.com