Get involved in town government 

If you have interest in serving the town by participating in any of these capacities, please send a short statement explaining your interest and relevant background information by Friday, March 18, to Dean Bloch, town administrator, at If you have questions, please email, call 425-3071 ext. 5, or stop by Town Hall.

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Every other spring, CVU’s theater program director, Candi Padula, gives four student-directors a play and 30 minutes to work with it, then lets them loose with a group of actors. One-acts help to include everyone, shy or not, as they require less of a time commitment from actors and directors.

Sports Roundup

Cougar/Hawks skate to state title
A women’s hockey team blended among players from three high schools—Mount Mansfield Union, CVU and one player from Mt. Abraham—captured the Division II state championship over U-32 with a 5-2 win at the Gut on March 9.

Landscape, interrupted

“I’ve had my eye on this area for a real long time,” Drumpf told the press of his plan. “Reeeeal long. I mean, c’mon. Just look at it: Lake Champlain is a natural route for battleships to travel north south. And think of the millions of dragon warriors I could grow on all that farmland. Miles of warriors! Springing up from just a handful of dragonteeth.”