To place a classified or to discuss rates, please contact Gail at the St. Albans Messenger at or 524-9771 (ext. 117).


PUBLIC AUTO AUCTION: Sat., 11/22 at 10AM 200± Vehicles! Cars, Trucks, SUVs & MORE! 131 Dorset Lane, Williston, VT. 800-474-6132.

For sale

AUTO SHELTER, DOUBLE zipper front door. Still in box.  Bought at Aubuchon Hardware for $200+, asking $145. 802-863-5645.

WINTER TIRES, (4) Nokian Hakkapeliitta, size 235/70 R16. Low mileage, good tread. Best offer. 802-878-2406.

WOOL OUTFIT, PENDLETON, 3-piece, includes jacket, skirt, and pants. Size 12. $75.  Ladies Fall/Winter coat, dark green. Size P12. $40.  London Fog ladies trench coat. Zipper-lined, tan. Size 12P. $75. Call 802-862-8188.


TOWN OF GEORGIA PLANNING COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING. December 9, 2014. Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. Chapter 117 and the Georgia Development Regulations the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Town Offices, 47 Town Common Road North, Georgia, Vermont, on December 9, 2014, at 7:00 pm in reference to the following:
John Sr. and John Jr. McCracken, Applicants/Owners. Final Plat Review for a two lot minor subdivision, located at 5134 Ethan Allen Highway in the AR-1 zoning district.
Philip Laporte and Judith St. Hilaire, Applicants/Owners. Sketch Plan Review for a three lot minor subdivision, located at 6313 Ethan Allen Highway and Horseshoe Barn Road in the AR-1 zoning district.
Other business as necessary.
Applications and all relevant materials may be viewed in the Planning Office, Mon.-Fri. 8-4pm, 47 Town Common Road North, Georgia, Vermont.  Pursuant to 24 V.S.A. § 4464, participation in the local proceedings is a prerequisite to the right to take any subsequent appeal.  All interested parties are encouraged to attend. Peter Pembroke, Planning Commission Chair.

Lost and found

MISSING CAT. $$$REWARD$$$ 296 Murray Avenue, Milton. 802-893-6494. 802-233-9765. 802-233-9766.

Rentals and real estate

APARTMENT FOR RENT: 2 bedroom, laundry room, 1 ½ baths. Kitchen, living room, dining room.  Porch with large back yard. Gas heat. $1,300. plus deposit. Available 12/1. 802-862-5049.

MILTON: $250./month to share a home with a lovely senior woman who enjoys conversation, baking, playing cards, and watching baseball on TV. Seeking a female housemate to cook 2-3 meals/week, provide light housekeeping and companionship in exchange. 802-863-5625, for more info and application. Interview, refs, background check req. EHO

MILTON: $400./month (all included) to share a home with a retired teacher; avid reader, animal lover, enjoys TV and films.  Seeking a housemate who can help with dog-walking at times. Must be OK with indoor smoking. Private bath. 802-863-5625, For more info and application. Interview, refs, background check req. EHO

WANTED: LIVE-IN HOUSEMATE on Georgia/Milton line. non-smoker and no pets. Call 802-893-7972.


A burst of color can do wonders for your home this winter. The professionals at Lafayette Painting have been transforming the interiors of Chittenden County since 1977. Call 802-863-5397 and check us out at