Tag Archives: Pawlet Vermont

State News
May 23, 2018

Pawlet resident runs for Legislature

PAWLET—Edgar Cleveland, a lifelong resident of Pawlet, has declared his candidacy for the House of Representatives for the Rutland-Bennington District. Cleveland, 67, is campaigning to represent the towns of Middletown Springs, Pawlet, Rupert, Tinmouth and Wells.

“There is a need for change in Montpelier,” said…

Local farms to give produce to hungry Vermonters
May 9, 2018

Local farms to give produce to hungry Vermonters

By Katy Savage

PAWLET—Laughing Child Farm owners Tim and Brooke Hughes-Muse got into the business to provide healthy, organic food to friends and neighbors.

They focus on one crop on their farm in Pawlet: sweet potatoes. The Hughes-Muses have grown 160,000 pounds of potatoes a…

Local News
October 18, 2017

Pawlet Fire Department secures federal grant

PAWLET­– The Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department announced that it has been awarded an Assistance to Firefighters grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for $72,381, matched with $3,619 from the Department. The grant will be used to replace the department’s aging Self Contained Breathing…

News Briefs
October 11, 2017

Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Act 46: Rupert, Pawlet approach the 11th hour

Saying that students with low financial resources would be at a disadvantage compared to their peers from higher-income families, the Vermont State Board of Education rejected the Act 46 merger that would have Rupert…

UVM professor leads program on history of bicycles in Vt.
Switching Gears
August 16, 2017

UVM professor leads program on history of bicycles in Vt.

Courtesy of PHS


Wednesday, Aug. 16, 7 p.m.—PAWLET— The Pawlett Historical Society (PHS) is pleased to present its August program, “Of  Wheelmen, the New Woman, and Good Roads: Bicycling in Vermont, 1880-1920,” to be presented by Luis Vivanco,…