Burlington, VTWCAX

One killed in head on crash in Mount Holly

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - One man is dead following a crash on Mount Hollys route 103 Friday afternoon. The head on crash killed Matthew Gibbud after he crossed his car into the southbound lane. He hit Nicholas Huynh, who was sent to Rutland Regional Medical Center for minor injuries. The...
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Burlington, VTTimes-Argus

U-32 wins first baseball title in school history

BURLINGTON — Another state title is going back to U-32 this spring. The No. 5 Raiders (15-3) earned a 5-0 victory over No. 2 Spaulding (17-3) on Sunday in the Division II baseball championship at Centennial Field. It was the first title in program history for the East Montpelier school.
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Burlington, VTWCAX

Strawberry picking season underway

The Rutland-area NAACP just wrapped up it’s first-ever mini-series of panel discussions to hear from Black Vermonters and their experiences living in the state. After well over a year of where people were encouraged to stay away from each other Burlington’s Jazz Festival gave people to finally come back together once again all for the sake of supporting live music.
Ticonderoga, NYnewyorkalmanack.com

A Black Voting Rights Program In Ticonderoga

The Ticonderoga Historical Society has announced “The Story of Timbuctoo: Black Voting Rights in the Adirondacks,” free program set for Friday, June 18th. Program presenter will be Pete Nelson, who will offer a look into efforts to establish voting rights for free Blacks in the North Elba region of the Adirondacks in the 1840s. An avid writer, lecturer and Adirondack history buff whose articles appear regularly in numerous regional publications, Nelson is a mathematics teacher and history lecturer at North Country Community College, and a co-founder of the Adirondack Diversity Initiative. He has been involved in diversity work for more than three decades, from community work to academic institutions and politics.
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National bike shortages project continued demand until next year

The rise in biking since the pandemic has led to overwhelming demand for bikes, making it difficult for supply chain companies to keep up. Customers have waited months to get their hands on a bicycle, and the waiting game is expected to continue until next year. Read the story on VTDigger here: National bike shortages project continued demand until next year.
Burlington, VTmynbc5.com

'Discover Jazz' block party draws crowds to downtown Burlington

BURLINGTON, Vt. — The ninth day of Burlington's "Discover Jazz" festival kicked off with a block party on Saturday. Crowds gathered downtown on Main Street to hear live music from The Ray Vega Latin Jazz Sextet and the psychedelic group, Barika. Most of the attendees told NBC5 they weren't surprised...
Burlington, VTWCAX

What to do Sunday, June 13

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Let’s take a look at a few fun things to do in our area Saturday, June 13. Have you ever tried a drive-through breakfast at a firehouse? Well, this could be your chance. The Wallace Hill Station in Woodstock is hosting a benefit pancake breakfast starting...
Moretown, VTThe Valley Reporter

Moretown, Warren Select Boards discuss removal of mask mandate

At their respective select board meetings on Monday and Tuesday night, Moretown and Warren board members discussed how to move forward with their town mask policies now that the mandate has been removed for fully vaccinated individuals on the state level. In Moretown, the discussion was brief. Select board chair...
Burlington, VTWCAX

Looking ahead: Week of June 14

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Let’s take a look at what’s going on this week. Monday, June 14 is Flag day. The date back in 1777 when the United States flag’s design, as you know it today was approved. The original design had 13 stars resembling the 13 colonies. That is...
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Save $0.04 per gallon on gas at the cheapest station in Ticonderoga

(TICONDEROGA, NY) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Ticonderoga area offering savings of $0.04 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Stewart's Shops at 26 Montcalm St was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $3.1 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Sunoco at 128 Montcalm St , where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.14.
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Burlington gas price comparison: Cheapest gas in the area

(BURLINGTON, VT) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Burlington area offering savings of $0.30 per gallon. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Costco at 218 Lower Mt View Dr. Regular there was listed at $2.79 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.09 at Mobil at 93 S Winooski Ave, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Burlington, VTWCAX

CVU Boys, GMVS Girls claim lax titles

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - The CVU boys and GMVS girls captured lacrosse state titles Saturday afternoon at Burlington High School. For the Redhawk boys, the D1 championship was their eighth straight, while the Gumby girls took their first D2 title since 2017. CVU faced one of the biggest challenges to...