Winter in Greensboro and across Vermont was on the milder side this year. As a result, health agencies are anticipating a challenging tick season for anyone who enjoys being outside in Vermont. There are several varieties of ticks in Vermont, and not all are prone to biting humans. For photos and information on each tick […]
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Summer is right around the corner! Have you firmed up your family member’s summer camp plans? Some camps have filled, but others still have availability. Circus Smirkus has openings for its 1- and 2-day camps in late June. These are a great introduction to Circus Smirkus, or for kids that have not had an overnight […]
Finishing touches are being put on the new Highland Center for the Arts, and the anticipation for the grand opening of Greensboro’s new theater is building. The Highland Center for the Arts released its opening weekend schedule of events this past week. All events are free and open to the public and include music, theater, […]
As of the last weekend in April, the ice is out on Caspian Lake, and anglers have already been spotted on Caspian. The State of Vermont’s Department of Fish and Wildlife provides extensive information on fishing locations and regulations, events and family fishing programs, the 2017 fish stocking schedule, and boating safety and regulations. For […]
Join Hazen Union High School’s drama students — the first actors to set foot on the brand new Highland Center for the Arts Main Stage — for their unique take on Shakespeare’s most popular comedy. The cast and production team for this abbreviated Midsummer is made up of students from Hazen Union High School who […]
We are saddened to report to you that a Greensboro landmark business will not be reopening this summer. For decades, David Allen and Diana Griffiths have provided our community with locally-grown, organic vegetables, fruits, meats and chceses and in recent years, specialty pantry items – not to mention The New York Times every day. Several […]
The 2017 Town meeting held on March 7, 2017 at Fellowship Hall was civil, very well attended and productive. The minutes will be available on the town website; also, Kyle Gray videotaped the proceedings. We will post links to those when available. The annual report is here. Highlights included: 1) The Greensboro Award was given […]
Are you in the planning stages for a special event in Greensboro? We are fortunate that our town offers several venues that can be reserved for your gathering. We’ve taken a moment to compile some information to help you locate the perfect spot in Greensboro. The Mountain View Country Club: Clubhouse rental is available for […]
Materials for the 2017 Greensboro Town Meeting are now available for online viewing. Click here Please note that town offices will be closed on Monday, March 6 and Tuesday, March 7.
The Greensboro Historical Society will present “Car Talk: The History of Garages in Greensboro”. Featured will be Tim Nisbet for Greensboro Garage, Janet Long for Lyles’ Garage and Jacquie Molleur and Anne Hanson for Tanguay Garage. Join us at the GUCC Fellowship Hall on Sunday, March 5 from 2-4 pm. Refreshments will be served.
Greensboro’s Town Meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM. For information on seats up for election at this year’s meeting, as well as town committees looking for appointees, visit https://www.greensborovt.org . The annual meeting of the Lakeview Union School District will be Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:00 PM in […]
Children’s Summer Camps: Registration Open for The Art House /Wonder & Wisdom Summer Journeys Camps, Circus Smirkus, and Hosmer Point Saplings Day Camp and Traditional Overnight Camps The Art House in Craftsbury has teamed up with Wonder & Wisdom of Greensboro to diversify and expand their 2017 summer camp offerings for children. Registration information […]
Sterling College’s School of the New American Farmstead continues to offer a wide range of year-round continuing education opportunities. This year you can discover your inner agrarian, teamster (working horses and cattle), weaver and basket maker, orchardist, bee keeper, brewer, baker, and much more. Information and registration is available here: https://www.sterlingcollege.edu/school-of-the-new-american-farmstead/
Interested in skiing from the Highland Lodge to Craftsbury but not interested in dealing with the logistics of leaving a car in two locations? With great ski conditions now available this winter, the Craftsbury Outdoor Center has resumed its shuttle service from the Center to the Highland Lodge on weekends. The shuttle leaves the Outdoor […]
The Great Hosmer Pond Task Force worked throughout 2016 to find solutions to reduce conflict on the waters of Great Hosmer between scullers and motor boaters. As part of these conversations, it became clear that an exploration of whether a revision of the “Use of Public Water Rules” could help reduce conflict. Members of […]
The Select Board reviewed and approved the GA’s proposal for the 2017 Caspian Challenge, now organized by Stew Arnold. The race will be held Sunday, July 23, 2017. Details about registration will be posted here on our website as they become available.
The Greensboro DRB unanimously approved Jennifer Ranz’s application for an event venue at her landmark Greensboro Barn. The DRB’s decision, as well as supporting documents and letters from community members supporting and opposing the application, is available for review here: https://www.greensborovt.org/zoning-board/
Hardwick has a new restaurant in the space formerly occupied by Claire’s, the Vermont Supper Club, and most recently, The Vermont Place. Havana802 features home-cooked Cuban cuisine available six days a week. The restaurant had a soft opening over Columbus Day weekend and is now open for its regular hours, Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30 […]
David and Wilhelmina Smith, owners of the Highland Lodge, fulfilled a dream of many years by conserving, in perpetuity, their 76 acres west of Craftsbury Road and south of North Shore Road in Greensboro. At a ceremony in Highland Lodge, the Smiths met with Tracy Zschau, conservation director of the Vermont Land Trust (VLT), and […]
Despite extensive publicity and the receipt of numerous promising essays, Ross Connelly ended the Kickstarter campaign and essay contest for the Hardwick Gazette on October 10. At 127 years old, the paper is now in need of new energy and leadership. Ross Connelly is its 8th publisher, and he is hopeful and motivated that he […]
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- Virtual Public Meeting: Greensboro Watershed Water Quality Trends, Fish Biology Trends, & Opportunities for Increased Protection of Public WatersAugust 11, 2020 - 6:38 pm
- The 2020 GA Annual Meeting will be held August 6 at 4pmAugust 2, 2020 - 5:09 pm
- Results: 2020 Caspian ChallengeJuly 28, 2020 - 7:33 pm
- GA’s Community Relief Fund Matching Grant: Help Rhodes Reach the Finish Line!July 21, 2020 - 5:41 pm
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