Tag Archives: News Briefs: Lakes Region

News Briefs
October 16, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Dam removal urged Claiming that most of the 200 dams in Vermont that do not appear to have a current use are thus “deadbeats,” the Nature Conservancy of Vermont plans…

News Briefs
October 8, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke New face on campus POULTNEY—AmeriCorps Volunteer Liz Bourguet has joined the staff at Green Mountain College as the new native plant land manager on campus. She is…

News Briefs
September 18, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Community renewal PAWLET—As part of a package of nearly $40 million in Vermont downtown and village center designation projects, Mach’s General Store and Flower Brook Brewery in Pawlet received a…

News Briefs
September 10, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke Bomoseen hosts an exotic visitor BOMOSEEN—A yellow-crowned night heron has been frequenting Bomoseen State Park in August. Nyctanassa violacea is more often spotted year-round in warmer coastal…

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August 27, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Charging cars and the economy FAIR HAVEN—Fair Haven has joined the growing list of communities with an electric vehicle charging station, fully operational as of August 7. The charging station…

News Briefs
August 24, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke Fore! POULTNEY—Organizers, players, and sponsors of the 7th annual Perry Moyer Memorial Golf Tournament recently raised $1,175 to benefit the Poultney Cemetery Association. Money raised will help…

News Briefs
August 14, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke “By any other name” . . ? CASTLETON—Questions continue to arise over whether the collegiate institution housed in Castleton will actually benefit from the recent name change…

News Briefs
August 7, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke School districts look to future Education reform law Act 46 with its tax incentives has gained the support of Addison-Rutland Supervisory Union school board members, who plan…

News Briefs
July 10, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke Solar field proposed for Castleton—but . . . CASTLETON—Solar energy developer Green Lantern Group has proposed a four-acre solar array next to the temporary town offices’ parking…

News Briefs
June 26, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke School reorganization plan breeds conflict TINMOUTH — Folks in Tinmouth were scheduled to meet June 17 to discuss the effects of the state’s education reform bill on…