Welcome,  
|   
September 18th, 2014

Monthly Archives: April 2014

Car lovers: Take care of your four-wheeled family member

Do you view your car or truck as a member of your family? Have you named your vehicle? If so, then consider how caring for your car is similar to caring for your kin. For the most part, caring for your family is pretty straightforward. Watch their diets, keep them clean, fix their bumps and bruises and they are likely to lead a healthy, happy life....

Read More

Congratulations to 7th Grade Central Vermont U AAU Team

 Congratulations to the 7th grade Central Vermont U AAU team, who won the Zero Gravity State Championship in St. Johnsbury on April 13th. The championship game went double overtime! Pictured (l to r) are players Ryan Blaney, Finn Olsen, Sam Bigglestone, Jordan Hawkins, Alec Atkins, Ben Davis-Noe, Aaron Vetere, Bryson Richards, Aidan Gilwee, and coa...

Read More

Public Invited to Weigh in on Kingdom Heritage Lands Management and Access

  The public will soon have an opportunity to provide input on recent updates to the draft management plan and on public access on the Kingdom Heritage Lands in Essex County. There will be three public meetings and a comment period through June 11 to gather public input on the proposed updates. The Kingdom Heritage Lands include West Mountain...

Read More

Seeking Spaulding Sports Memories for Mural Project

  Calling out to former Spaulding High School athletes and coaches, starting with the Class of 1965 to the present! Spaulding High School, the home of the Crimson Tide, is turning 50 in 2015, and in honor of this, Our Echo and the staff would like to create a permanent mural that will be on display outside of the Athletic Director’s Office. Th...

Read More

Turning a Hobby into a Lifetime of Service

Pictured (l to r) are DEMHS Director Joe Flynn, Army MARS Region One Director Bob Mims, honoree Ray Machell, and DEMHS Chief of Field Operation Rob Schell.   Local ham radio operator Ray Machell was recently recognized for his longtime volunteer service. Machell has used his amateur radio hobby to support Vermont and the nation for nearly 60 y...

Read More

Legislators to Host Conversation with U-32 and Montpelier School Districts

  Representatives and senators from the Montpelier and U-32 school districts will host a conversation this Wednesday, April 23rd with community members about increasing educational opportunities for students. The meeting will be held in Room 11 at the State House, from 6pm to 8pm. During the 2013-14 biennium, the Legislature has worked to impr...

Read More

Reiss’s Pieces

  I think that what I hate about “spring,” what passes for spring in Vermont, is the cold, dreary weather! When we are blessed with a sunny day, I can hardly contain myself. It is during those lovely days that I envy those who actually have a spring at this time of year. You know what I mean – those who can look out their window and see...

Read More

Not Bugged by the First Bug

  Yesterday afternoon I was briefly entertained, by a fly. I know, I need to get a life. But this fly was a special fly, as it was the very first house fly I had seen alive since before the winter of 2013 ice age occurred, here in Vermont. He or she, I’m not sure which gender the fly was, or even why I said he or she, was just leisurely walkin...

Read More

Morris-Janawicz

Scott and Becky Morris, along with Dan Hawkins and Shellie Janawicz, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Taylor Morris and Dyllon Janawicz. Taylor is a 2010 graduate of Twinfield Union High School. She has worked with children in many different roles since graduation, and continues to do so. Dyllon is a 2012 graduate of U-32 H...

Read More

Duxbury Supports Minimum Wage Increase

  Many thanks to the 80 citizens of Duxbury who responded to the Town Meeting Survey. It was the largest return ever! Duxbury supported increasing the minimum wage and increased cell service and broadband. Following are comments and results.   Paychecks “Do you really need to take 16 percent of my paycheck every week? I work for $9.00 an...

Read More

left
Pause
Right
 
vt-world.com Webutation
 
The World Online
The World
403 US Route 302
Barre, VT 05641
Phone: (802) 479-2582
Copyright © 2014 The World Online