I first met Sen. Michael Sirotkin during my term as state representative from Milton in the Vermont House in 2008. Before he became a senator, many of my fellow lawmakers already knew and respected Michael Sirotkin as a highly effective, … Read more
Summer is the perfect season to hunker down in an air-conditioned theater with a bucket of popcorn, especially when the temperature creeps over 90. Hollywood mega-blockbusters abound, but you’ll also find that many silver screen offerings originated as books. Below … Read more
I was in Milton’s 4th of July parade with my car, having a good time. The crowd kept wanting us to do some burn outs, spin the tires, so I did it a few times. Then a Milton police officer … Read more
I read with great interest and concern the article “Dogs to be euthanized after mauling,” published in the June 30 Milton Independent. I was not present at the June 18 attack and have no first hand information about Pauline Kehoe’s … Read more
MFCC would like to thank everyone who supported our coin drop/bottle and food drive at the CSWD drop site last Saturday, June 18. Your generosity brought in $841.15 in cash and bottles and 50 pounds of food. We would also … Read more
Vacation is in full swing, and it’s the time when publishers start pushing the summer book blockbusters. The past month has seen several new releases with huge promotional budgets, all gunning to top the bestseller list. Below are a couple … Read more
June is an active month in the schools, with special events filling calendars. Field trips, concerts, art shows and special classroom celebrations involve families, students and staff. The Class of 2016 choose Milton High School teacher Peter Wyndorf for the … Read more
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