Final Action Meeting for Educational Forums This Sunday

Greetings Education Discussion Participants!   We want to thank you all so much for your participation in our community education discussions!  We want to remind you all that our wrap-up meeting is this Sunday, June 3rd at 3pm at the Cornwall school.  We encourage everyone to join us to hear about the ideas and feedback generated from all of the groups and to get more information about the upcoming summit …

Storm drenches Cornwall area; wreaks havoc with roads

The first major precipitation event since Hurricane Irene last year dumped up to 4.5 inches of rain on the Cornwall area in an 18 hour period on May 29, resulted in many flooded roads and washouts. Clark Road sustained major damage and was closed until a washed-out culvert could be replaced. Photos from the event, all taken by Kate Gieges, Cornwall Emergency Management Coordinator.

Reading Program Celebrates 150th Anniversary of the Civil War

Vermont Reads is a statewide, one-book community reading program sponsored by The Vermont Humanities Council. This year, the selected book is Paul Fleischman’s Bull Run, a novel published in 1993. This book focuses on the social context of the Civil War, the run-up to the first battle of the war, and its aftermath as well as the battle itself. The council is also suggesting that communities read The Red Badge …