By BOB KREBS Grand Isle-Chitt. For the last several weeks, the bills on the floor for action seem to all revolve around money (surprise, surprise??), and how to (or not to) allocate our limited resources to the many needs of … Read more
Mark your calendars everyone. Saturday, May 3 is Green Up Day. This year marks the 44th anniversary of this unique Vermont tradition. Green Up Day is about community spirit to clean up Vermont. As always, Milton’s Green Up Day will … Read more
CCTA’s mission is to promote and operate safe, convenient, accessible, innovative and sustainable public transportation services in the northwest and central Vermont region that reduce congestion and pollution, encourage transit oriented development and enhance the quality of life for all. … Read more
As many in the community know, our family home burned to the ground on Wednesday night, April 9. The fire was attended by the men and women of the fire companies of South Hero, North Hero, Grand Isle and Milton, … Read more
A great big thank you goes out to all who helped out with Spirit Night. It was a great success. We sold out the auditorium both nights, and it brought us closer to our fundraising goals for Project Graduation. We … Read more
Milton requires its residents to register dogs. Registration requires proof that the dog has had rabies shots. The cost of registering a dog is $10 if you can show a certificate that it has been spayed or neutered and $16 … Read more
By MITZI JOHNSON Grand Isle-Chitt. The big news this week was the property tax bill. The legislature is charged with setting base property tax rates that raise the money approved by local school district voters. One-third of the Education Fund … Read more
By BOB KREBS Grand Isle-Chitt. As we wait for spring, things have gotten busy in the capital. Last week, three bills consumed nearly all of the floor time, all not surprisingly related to money and the financial operation of the … Read more
Special thanks to the Milton Eagles Club for its donation for $500 toward the annual Freezing Fun for Families Winter Co-Ed Softball Tournament. This is the 15th year the tournament has raised money for kids that have life-threatening illnesses. This … Read more
By Mitzi Johnson Grand Isle-Chitt. After I write this, but before it hits newsstands, the House Appropriations Committee will vote on the budget. The governor’s FY15 budget recommendation relies on $14 million in new revenue. We were able to find … Read more
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