Historic Ripton tavern site commemorated

Ripton Historical Society and the Green Mountain District of the U.S. Forest Service met at the historic Calvin Pier Tavern site on Halloween, Tuesday, Oct. 31, to celebrate more than two years of cooperative work. 

Letter to the editor: Chipman, not Battell, responsible for Route 125

I am responding to the recent story in the Addison Independent: “Ripton streambed is getting major work.” I am a Ripton resident of Old Town Road and was gratified to learn from Laurie Cox that the reason a large excavator was sitting unused for several m … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Ripton, step back from the brink

At a special Ripton Town Meeting on Jan. 12, 2021, Ripton residents are being asked to vote on whether to leave Addison County School District. This special election was not the initiative of Ripton Select Board or School Board, it was sponsored by a grou … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Feds sent stimulus check to deceased person

Has your Economic Impact Payment arrived?  My wife’s and my coronavirus stimulus checks have not arrived, but my mother did receive in the mail one of the roughly 150 million that have been issued. We are OK that we have not yet seen a stimulus check. We … (read more)