Montgomery, VT

Single-vehicle crash with injuries in Swanton

SWANTON — A 21-year-old woman from St. Albans was severely injured during a crash in Swanton yesterday. The single-vehicle crash took place on I-89 north at around 11:30 p.m. Witnesses told police that they were behind a vehicle when it hydroplaned and lost control before crashing. The witnesses stopped...
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Painted Lady Cafe opens in Milton, a vision with deep flavors and contagious happiness

The Painted Lady Cafe started with an idea and the purple house in March of 2020, said Amy Hugo and Eric Fredette. Then came the pandemic, which halted everything. But for the past two years, Fredette and Hugo have been working on the space, painting the walls, searching for dishes and silverware, filling in the pool in the backyard to make an outdoor seating area and more.
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Barton Chronicle

Glover’s got talent

GLOVER — At Saturday’s Glover talent show, some residents put their skills and passions on display, while many more showed up to enjoy the show and perhaps walk away with treasure gained at the silent auction that was part of the evening. With nearly every seat filled, the gathering held was a resounding success.

Highgate crash kills Swanton teen

A 17-year-old from Swanton died after a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning in Highgate, according to a Vermont State Police press release. Kyle Benway was driving on Route 78 shortly before 1 a.m. when his Jeep went off the road and overturned, ejecting Benway from the vehicle, police said. Benway was taken to the University of Vermont Medical Center, where he died from injuries suffered in the crash, according to police.

Teen killed in Highgate crash

HIGHGATE, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say a teen has died after an early morning crash in Highgate. Vermont State Police say Kyle Benway, 17, of Swanton, was driving on Route 78 just before 1 a.m. Wednesday, when his vehicle went off the road and flipped. Benway was ejected. The teen...

Swanton teen killed in single-vehicle crash in Highgate

HIGHGATE — A teen was killed during a crash in Highgate early this morning. Authorities were notified of a single-vehicle crash on Route 78 at around 12:50 a.m. Police say the vehicle left the road, overturned, and Kyle J. Benway, 17, of Swanton, was ejected in the process. Benway...

Helen J. Hayes

ENOSBURG FALLS: Helen J. Hayes, age 90, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2022 at Mayo Residential Care in Northfield, Vermont. She was born in West Enosburg on December 1, 1931, to the late Fred and Clyda (Derry) Corron. Helen graduated from Enosburg Falls High School in the Class of...

Milton police log: July 29-Aug. 4

Officer Noel, Officer Carlson, and Sgt. Locke made contact with an individual with an active arrest warrant. The subject was taken into custody and will appear in Court. Cpl. Coulombe was sent to Tennis Court where it was reported that there was a mini-van in the parking lot with three small unattended children present. It was learned that there was a corn-hole tournament happening, and the children were accompanied by an adult.

Old Stone House Day taking place August 14

BROWNINGTON — The Old Stone House Museum & Historic Village is gearing up for its annual Old Stone House Day. This year’s event will take place on Sunday, August 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Old Stone House Day has brought people from all over New England...

Cyclist hit by car in Albany

ALBANY — A cyclist was hit by a car in Albany on Saturday. The incident took place on Vermont 14 at around 11:20 a.m. Police say that Kenneth Stokes, 41, of Barre, was cycling south on the shoulder in Albany near Shutesville Road. Gregory West, 63, of Albany, was...
Barton Chronicle

Noise complaint occupies Barton board

BARTON—A noise complaint sent Barton Select Board members Lenny Zenonos and Ryan Racine on separate investigative missions on August 3. Chamberlain Road resident Steve King told the two board members who were present at the morning meeting, that his neighbors Travis and Catherine Eurbin had set up a propane canon to scare birds away from their blueberry bushes.