Tag Archives: Stephen Seitz

Local News
June 6, 2018

Woodstock bridge to open Friday

By Stephen Seitz

WOODSTOCK—Bridge 51, which crosses Kedron Brook on Route 4 in Woodstock Village, will be open this Friday, May 8, according to a statement from the Vermont Agency of Transportation.

The work remaining includes rubbing the concrete finish of…

Local News
May 30, 2018

Stern to challenge incumbent governor Scott

By Stephen Seitz

CAVENDISH—Republican gubernatorial candidate Keith Stern brought his campaign to Cavendish on May 24, where he discussed what was on the minds of area voters.

Don Shattuck, like Stern a Springfield resident, shared a beef he had with the…

Local News
May 9, 2018

Cavendish Elementary to keep principal’s position

By Stephen Seitz

CAVENDISH—Following a special meeting on April 30, the Green Mountain Unified School District (GMUSD) board has decided to permanently retain the principal’s position at Cavendish Town Elementary School.

The original plan had been to hire an interim principal for a year, who…

School budget votes coming

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—Voters in two of the school districts that comprise the Two Rivers Supervisory Union will soon be asked to approve budgets for the upcoming fiscal year, which begins July 1.

On May 8, voters in Ludlow and Mount Holly will be asked…

Local News
May 2, 2018

Back to Square One in Cavendish principal search

By Stephen Seitz

CAVENDISH — Cavendish Town Elementary School is once again looking for an interim principal.

The position became available with the retirement of current principal George Thomson, who will remain on the job until June 30.

“We went through the search process for…

Local News
March 21, 2018

Safety discussions at Two Rivers

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—A recent school shooting in Florida and a close call in Fair Haven, where a student plot was foiled in time, have school systems everywhere pondering their safety measures, and the Two Rivers Supervisory Union is one of them.

“School safety is…

Local News
February 1, 2018

Ludlow to revote on school district merger with Mount Holly

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW— Here we go again. On Feb. 6 the towns of Ludlow and Mount Holly will once again vote  on whether  to create the Ludlow-Mount Holly Unified Union School District (LMHUUSD). The first vote (approved by both towns) was held Nov. 28. In…

Local News
January 10, 2018

Revote slated for Ludlow-Mount Holly unification

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—It seems that the question of combining the elementary school systems of Ludlow and Mount Holly is not yet fully decided.

A petition has been filed to reconsider the November vote, in which Ludlow voted 344-172 and Mount Holly voted 341-66 to…

Local News
November 8, 2017

School choice expert to speak

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW— A local committee dedicated to keeping the Black River High School open has invited the Ethan Allen Institute to speak on school choice.

The Black River Independent School Committee (BRISC) will hear what the conservative Institute’s Rob Roper has…

Local News
October 11, 2017

Neal’s Restaurant and Bar moves in

By Stephen Seitz

PROCTORSVILLE—Since Sept. 22, a new restaurant has appeared on Route 106 in Proctorsville: Neal’s Restaurant and Bar has opened. Neal’s takes over from what had been Table 19.

“We decided to go for a soft opening,” said proprietor and Perkinsville resident Neal…