Tag Archives: Reading

Local News
August 29, 2018

Investigators: Arson destroyed Woodstock newspaper offices

By Curt Peterson

WOODSTOCK—The Vermont State Police Arson Investigation Unit has declared the Woodstock fire that destroyed the two-story building housing the offices of The Vermont Standard on July 16 as arson.

Evidence taken from the building on July 18 is undergoing a second set…

Local News
July 18, 2018

On foot or horseback: Vermont 100 Race marks 30 years

Next weekend over 350 highly trained endurance runners from all over the United States and a few foreign countries will compete to complete the very challenging and scenic 100 mile course in our area. One hundred runners will attempt the 100 km course and about…

Local News
February 21, 2018

WCSU offers intra-district elementary school choice

Students in Bridgewater, Killington, Plymouth, Pomfret, Reading, and Woodstock can attend any of the four elementary schools

Students and families in the new Windsor Central Unified District (WCUD), which consists of the towns of Bridgewater, Killington, Plymouth, Pomfret, Reading, and Woodstock) can now choose which…

Summer reading program boosts literacy
News Briefs
July 27, 2017

Summer reading program boosts literacy

PITTSFORD—On Monday, July 17, Maclure Library, Pittsford Recreation Summer Camp, and Lothrop Elementary School teamed up to treat the children of Pittsford to a storytelling presentation and brand-new books to keep, thanks to a grant from the Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF.)

Duncan McDougall led an…

Local News
February 3, 2016

Local races shaping up

By Stephen Seitz

Except for Killington, there doesn’t seem to be much excitement in area races for local office on the east side of the Green Mountains this year.

Killington town clerk Lucrecia Wonsor said that former selectman Jim Haff will challenge chairwoman Patty McGrath…

Opinion
January 27, 2016

Local elections deadlines approach

By Stephen Seitz

Town meeting is right around the corner, and the period to run for local office has begun.

While there are still some towns like Reading and Bridgewater which conduct business by electing officers from the floor, most elect their officers by the…