Tag Archives: Castleton Vermont

What is your dog saying?

Saturday, Aug. 11, 1 p.m.—CASTLETON—Dog trainer Deb Helfrich will hold a program on Saturday, Aug. 11 at 1 p.m. about dog communication, at the Castleton Free Library.

What is that dog saying? Is a yawn always just a yawn? Why does a dog shake off even…

For the love of animals
Local News
July 18, 2018

For the love of animals

By Katy Savage

CASTLETON—Janet Carini is the go-to veterinarian for investigations into animal cruelty cases.

The vet with 30 years of experience knows just what to look for.

In 2011, Carini provided documents and performed medical exams on 54 Labrador retrievers seized from a puppy…

Local News
June 6, 2018

Rutland man dies after boat overturns on Lake Bomoseen

By Katy Savage

CASTLETON—A man was pronounced dead after he was found submerged in 5 feet of water in Lake Bomoseen last weekend.

Richard Grimly,  73, of Rutland was pronounced dead around 2 p.m. Sunday, May 27.  Police said Grimly was found…

News Briefs
May 16, 2018

Lakes Region News Briefs

By Lani Duke

Relative risk felt in Fair Haven

FAIR HAVEN—Fair Haven seems peaceful. The high school is secure since accused massacre planner Jack Sawyer was released. The apparent serenity demonstrates the efficacy of the slogan “See Something, Say Something,” Fair Haven Police Chief William…

“Workation” weekends seek help readying camps

“Workation” weekends seek help readying camps

Saturday & Sunday, May 12-13—CASTLETON—The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is looking for volunteers to join Friends of the Green Mountain Conservation Camp program for fun-filled weekends to get the camps ready for the 2018 season. This year, the GMCC Kehoe “workcation” weekend will be May 12-13 and…

Castleton town office gets new stone bench
May 9, 2018

Castleton town office gets new stone bench

By Katy Savage

CASTLETON—It’s been a year since the town office building moved to its new location on Route 30.

Until recently, the site lacked any landscaping beyond construction of the new building itself, said new Town Manager Mike Jones.

Jones said a new bench…

January 24, 2018

Healthcare speakers discuss options for care, with aging

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 1:15 p.m.—CASTLETON—As we get older our needs change and we are faced with making some difficult decisions for ourselves or for our loved ones. For most of us, we are not fully aware of what is available to help with those ever-changing…