Tax credits, exemptions available

The Middlebury Assessor’s office reminds residents that several programs provide tax credits or exemptions on real property and motor vehicles. Eligibility requirements vary by program, ... Continue Reading →

Correct date for redeemable bottle and can drive

Middlebury Boy Scout Troop 5 will hold a redeemable bottle and can drive fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Village Square Plaza at 530 Middlebury Road in Middlebury. ... Continue Reading →

BoF delays town audit

By MARJORIE NEEDHAM The Aug. 12 Middlebury Board of Finance (BOF) meeting didn’t become a shouting match as the June 10 meeting did (there was no July meeting), but some BoF members ... Continue Reading →

Oxford town meeting rescheduled to Sept. 3

By MARJORIE NEEDHAM The Oxford town meeting to vote on three issues related to building the CPV Towantic power plant had to be adjourned to a new date, time and location – Thursday, ... Continue Reading →

DEEP closes Sessions Woods due to bold bear

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has closed hiking trails at Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington due to the apparent bold behavior ... Continue Reading →

Illegal burn leads to weapons

Middlebury Police Chief James Viadero reports that, on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, Middlebury police officers P. Deely and W. Kalvaitis responded to 10 Brookside Drive on a report that ... Continue Reading →

Frances A. (Zappulla) DiMaria obituary

Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother Mrs. Frances A. (Zappulla) DiMaria, 87, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at her home. ... Continue Reading →

Harvesting Flavors program in Derby Sunday

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will host “Harvesting Flavors,” a program presented by Jim Calkins, executive chef/owner of Seasonal Catering in ... Continue Reading →

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Dog Park fundraiser Sept. 9

By MARJORIE NEEDHAM Pies and Pints of Middlebury is hosting Pies and Pints and Pups, a fundraiser for a Middlebury dog park, Wednesday, Sept. 9, from 4:30 to 10 p.m. During that time ... Continue Reading →