Tag Archives: Tinmouth

News Briefs
February 8, 2016

Two locals involved in side-swipe collision on Route 133

TINMOUTH — On Jan. 27, at approximately 1:28 p.m., members of the Vermont State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on Vermont Route 133 in the area north of Vermont Route 140 in Tinmouth. Investigation determined that Brennan R. Howard, age 18 from Middletown Springs,…

News Briefs
February 8, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Hubbardton fire shows perils of remodeling

HUBBARDTON—Trapped between walls and dropped ceilings, a fire took down a Hubbardton home erected about 225 years ago. Missing from the townscape is the one-and-one-half story, post-and-beam Cape Cod-style house at 2750 Black Pond Rd. The…

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…

News Briefs
January 14, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Updated town plan addresses land use issues

PAWLET—Pawlet’s Select Board will consider readopting a reworked town plan in February 2016, with minor modifications to the plan currently in place, adopted Nov. 16, 2010. Among other inclusions, the plan contains a projection on…

News Briefs
January 5, 2016

Two locals hit deer in Wallingford, neither injured

WALLINGFORD — On Dec. 11 at 5:19 p.m., members of the Vermont State Police responded to a call from Route 7 southbound in Wallingford, near the Wallingford/Clarendon town line, for a report of a single vehicle crash involving a deer.

Upon investigation, police learned that operator…

News Briefs
January 5, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Voters pass on pond purchase

TINMOUTH—Given a “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” to acquire the two-acre Nelson Parker estate property on Tinmouth Pond, voters declined. More than a third of Tinmouth’s 393 registered voters turned out for the special election, defeating the proposal 95 to 47. Select Board…

News Briefs
January 5, 2016

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Castleton

Under Chief Mantello, police dept. reaches out

Local businesses and private citizens recently donated three new Taser stun guns to the Castleton Police department. Police Chief Peter Mantello said that local donations were in response to hand-delivered letters asking for funds for the new…

News Briefs
December 4, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Mascot returns from sabbatical

CASTLETON—After an unauthorized “vacation” of a couple of months, Castleton’s Spartan mascot is back home. The year-old, green-caped costume returned to academic life when a custodian making maintenance rounds in the on-campus Glenbrook Gymnasium opened an unattended bag…