Big Brothers Big Sisters eyes expansion

ADDISON COUNTY — The nationally known Big Brothers Big Sisters program is looking to expand its Vermont effort into Addison County starting in September, and a veteran worker with local youths and students will be leading the way. Jill Strube, the former Addison Northwest Supervisory Union afterschool and summer programming coordinator and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Vergennes executive director, is now serving Big Brothers Big Sisters of Vermont as its Northwestern Vermont Program and Outreach Coordinator … (read more)

ANWSD eyes middle school expansion

VERGENNES — An internal Addison Northwest School District study has recommended that for the 2021–2022 school year sixth-graders be added into the district’s middle school.  The study team, which began its work in March with leadership from Vergennes Unio … (read more)

Bristol Police District expansion reshelved

BRISTOL — After surveying town residents, the Bristol Town Wide Police District Committee (PDC) decided at its Oct. 23 meeting to recommend maintaining the status quo. “It was good to get feedback and comments from people,” said Bristol Police Chief Bruce … (read more)

Bristol eyes police district expansion

BRISTOL — Bristol officials have decided it’s time to take another look at expanding the Bristol Police Department’s coverage area to include the entire town. “We have to make a decision in four years about our building,” Bristol Police Chief Bruce Nason … (read more)