Fall is officially here, and along with the dropping temperatures, early sunsets and Halloween decorations comes the craving for a good scary story. Curl up on the couch with one of our recommended reads, all available at Milton Public Library. … Read more
To the voters of Chittenden Senate District: During my four terms in the Vermont Senate, I worked with numerous legislators who represented a variety of political views. The successful ones and the ones who had the respect of their colleagues … Read more
On behalf of the Milton Fire Department, I would like to thank the Milton town school system for supporting our efforts to spread the word about fire prevention and home safety. We have worked with the school system to share … Read more
Towns like Milton deserve the exact same conscientious representation from their Senators as larger communities like Burlington. In fact, I believe Senators must be even more pro-active with the smaller towns because they do not have municipal workforces large enough … Read more
Since my friends and neighbors have become aware that I am running for the office of high bailiff in Chittenden County in the November election, I have been asked many times “ what does a high bailiff do?” Perhaps I … Read more
For a fun evening, our family recently took in a Milton High School varsity girls’ soccer game at Milton High. The game was very exciting and fun, even though the Yellowjackets took a loss to Rice. We all had a … Read more
Sew ‘n Sews is a small quilting group with a long history with members from many area towns including Milton. One of our members, Rebecca Ballard, reminisced recently that she first attended our group’s meetings when she was a little … Read more
Do you have questions about your young child’s development? The Milton Early Education Program is here to help! Between birth and age 5, children’s brains grow at a remarkable rate. Most children, given opportunities and interactions develop in typical patterns. … Read more
Last Wednesday morning, the turkeys were netted and taken away! I’d like to take this opportunity to provide a few facts. People eat turkeys – turkeys do not eat people. I am not aware of any attacks on people by … Read more
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