By DON TURNER Chittenden-10 It is an honor to represent you in our state legislature. Communication is a very important part of this job and I appreciate the opportunity that the Milton Independent gives me to communicate the activities of … Read more
The Milton Family Community Center would like to thank the Milton Recreation Department for collecting donations during the Winter Festival to benefit our food shelf. Close to $300 was collected to help purchase food to feed your hungry neighbors. Thank … Read more
By CAROLYN BRANAGAN Franklin-1 As Town Meeting draws closer, many Franklin County residents will be taking a close look at their proposed school budgets. A big frustration for me has been that many blame local school board members for the … Read more
I’m a member of the Vermont Geographic Alliance, and a teacher at Milton Middle School. On February 26, I will join educators from around the country in Washington, D.C., with one mission: urging Congress to pass the Teaching Geography is … Read more
Milton’s town and school budget vote will be Tuesday, March 4 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the town offices on Bombardier Road. An informational meeting will be held Monday, March 3 at the high school at 6 p.m. … Read more
Thank you to the man who filled our containers at the town sand pile for us today (February 23). Your kindness was much appreciated. Bruce & Becky Bromley Milton
The Milton Middle School science department would like to thank all of the judges who played such an important role in helping to make the first Milton Middle School Science Fair a remarkable and extraordinary success. We would also like … Read more
As Milton Middle School students, we would like to say thank you for taking time out of your day to come to our science fair. We greatly appreciate your feedback and kindness. We were proud to show off our work. … Read more
Attention Gov. Shumlin, Lt. Gov. Scott, Montpelier Legislature: An open letter with some thoughts from a present day small business owner-operator. The Harrison family has been in business since 1968 and since that time have done everything possible to grow … Read more
By DON TURNER Chittenden-10 In this week’s report, I will focus on three of the bills that passed the House this week: H.809, designation of new town centers; H.62, prohibiting the hand-held use of portable electronic devices while driving and … Read more
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