Barr Hill Bar Honored

MONTPELIER — Bar Hill Cocktail Bar in Montpelier has been named an Outstanding Bar as a 2024 James Beard Award semifinalist. The bar at the Caledonia Spirits headquarters and distillery features the company’s Barr Hill gin and Barr Hill vodka.    Founder and Head Distiller Ryan Christiansen, has said, “It’s[Read More…]

Reassurances Offered For School Budget Uncertainty As Annual Meetings Loom

HARDWICK – Responding to reports that the Vermont Legislature is rethinking caps on property taxes that fund school budgets, one Orleans Southwest Supervisory Union (OSSU) school board member commented, “It’s real money and it affects the schools. We’re waiting for more information that we hope will be available soon. I’m[Read More…]

Superintendent Search Narrows

DANVILLE – Caledonia Central Supervisory Union has two finalists for superintendent of schools. Each will tour the schools within the supervisory union soon. Matthew Foster lives in Vermont and has been in the education field since 1998. Foster has various experiences in elementary, middle, high school, district level, and postsecondary education.[Read More…]