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hancock http://addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/293/all en Three arraigned after Hancock meth bust http://addisonindependent.com/201211three-arraigned-after-hancock-meth-bust <p> HANCOCK &mdash; Vermont State Police arrested three Hancock residents on charges of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine&nbsp; on Tuesday, Nov. 20, following an investigation at their respective homes off Route 125.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14256">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201211three-arraigned-after-hancock-meth-bust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock Vermont State Police Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:23:06 +0000 Addison Independent 14256 at http://addisonindependent.com Hancock man accused of sexually assualting woman http://addisonindependent.com/201409hancock-man-accused-sexually-assualting-woman <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.7999992370605px;">HANCOCK &mdash; A Hancock man on Sept. 12 pleaded innocent in Windsor Superior Court, criminal division, to a felony charge of aggravated sexual assault, after police investigated allegations that the man repeatedly engaged in non-consensual sex with a female neighbor described in court records as having been diagnosed with a mental disability.</span></p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/25696">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201409hancock-man-accused-sexually-assualting-woman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock sex offender Sexual assault Vermont State Police Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:20:49 +0000 Zach Despart 25696 at http://addisonindependent.com Hancock Town Pride launches summer concert series this week http://addisonindependent.com/201407hancock-town-pride-launches-summer-concert-series-week <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Mary Langworthy </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK &mdash; The town of Hancock will be a musical destination this summer, whether one is craving singer-songwriter folk music, a Pete Seeger style commemoration, or the lively rhythms of Vermont&rsquo;s largest Caribbean-style steel band.</p> <p> Hancock&rsquo;s first annual free concert series will begin this Thursday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m. on the town green, sponsored by Hancock Town Pride with a grant from the Rutland Regional Medical Center.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/24339">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201407hancock-town-pride-launches-summer-concert-series-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:01:44 +0000 Mary Langworthy 24339 at http://addisonindependent.com Hancock receives $50,000 to restore schoolhouse for town offices http://addisonindependent.com/201407hancock-receives-50000-restore-schoolhouse-town-offices <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-24328" style="width: 146px;"><a href="/201407hancock-receives-50000-restore-schoolhouse-town-offices"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/HancockBuilding.thumbnail.jpg" alt="HancockBuilding.jpg" title="HancockBuilding.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="146" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> VERMONT LT. GOV. Phil Scott, left, Jenny Nelson from Sen. Bernie Sanders’ office, Hancock selectboard member Shelley Twitchell, USDA Rural Development Vermont and New Hampshire State Director Ted Brady and Diane Derby from Sen. Pat Leahy’s office pose at a recent ceremony in Chester where the USDA announced a $50,000 grant toward the conversion of Hancock’s 1850 schoolhouse into town offices and a library. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Mary Langworthy </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK &mdash; On Monday, June 23, United States Department of Agriculture officials announced that more than $430,000 in USDA Rural Development Community Facility grants, loans and loan guarantees will be disbursed among eight organizations for the purchase, improvement and protection of community assets.</p> <p> In Addison County, the town of Hancock received a $50,000 USDA grant toward the renovation of the 1850 schoolhouse, thanks in large part to the efforts of Hancock selectboard member Shelley Twitchell and Town Clerk Sarah Deering, who wrote the grant.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/24329">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201407hancock-receives-50000-restore-schoolhouse-town-offices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock Featured hancock Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:44:28 +0000 Mary Langworthy 24329 at http://addisonindependent.com Hancock prepares for town green dedication http://addisonindependent.com/201405hancock-prepares-town-green-dedication <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK &mdash; The development of the Hancock Town Green is continuing. On Monday, May 19, a group of residents, led by Dick Robson, placed 14 memorial plaques at the base of the maple and crabapple Trees. Additionally, the selectboard purchased a raised memorial plaque for the Roxanne Sue Curtis Bowen memorial balsam tree that was installed this week.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/23462">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201405hancock-prepares-town-green-dedication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock Thu, 22 May 2014 13:48:25 +0000 John McCright 23462 at http://addisonindependent.com Green Up Day 2014 a success http://addisonindependent.com/201405green-day-2014-success <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-23197" style="width: 75px;"><a href="/201405green-day-2014-success"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/GreenUp.thumbnail.jpg" alt="GreenUp.jpg" title="GreenUp.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="75" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> NINETEEN PEOPLE COLLECTED this pile of garbage in Hancock on Green Up Day. The selectboard and the town clerk organized the pick-up parts and luncheon afterward. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Evan Johnson </div> </div> </div> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;">ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; This past weekend, residents all over Addison County got out their rubber gloves and green trash bags for the annual Green Up Day. While the tally of garbage collected is still rolling in and will be released in the upcoming week, event organizers said individuals and small groups cleaned over 15,000 miles of roads while the Vermont Agency of Transportation took on 2,700 miles of state highways and roads.</span></p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/23198">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201405green-day-2014-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Addison County Green Up Day hancock Thu, 08 May 2014 13:44:04 +0000 Zach Despart 23198 at http://addisonindependent.com Bristol man killed in cement truck crash in Hancock http://addisonindependent.com/201309bristol-man-killed-cement-truck-crash-hancock <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK &mdash; A Bristol man riding in a cement truck was killed when the truck overturned on Route 125 in Hancock Wednesday afternoon. The driver was seriously injured.</p> <p> Vermont State Police reported that Jason Barton, 35, of Winooski was driving a cement mixer truck eastbound on Route 125 around 1:20 p.m. on Sept. 25, with 45-year-old Michael Thompson of Bristol as a passenger. The mixer was loaded with concrete on the way to a job site.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/19157">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201309bristol-man-killed-cement-truck-crash-hancock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bristol hancock Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:30:37 +0000 John McCright 19157 at http://addisonindependent.com Hancock Town Pride committee to discuss new town green http://addisonindependent.com/201306hancock-town-pride-committee-discuss-new-town-green <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> HANCOCK &mdash; The Hancock Town Pride Committee recently received a $2,500 grant from the Vermont Community Foundation&rsquo;s Small and Inspiring grant program. The grant will help further the Hancock Town Pride&rsquo;s mission of fostering community spirit, beautifying the town and offering events and activities by creating the Hancock town green. The green will be located on Route 100 in front of the Hancock Fire Station.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/17497">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201306hancock-town-pride-committee-discuss-new-town-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock hancock Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:12:21 +0000 xian 17497 at http://addisonindependent.com Three indicted in Hancock meth case http://addisonindependent.com/201302three-indicted-hancock-meth-case-0 <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> BURLINGTON &mdash;Michael Wood, 45, and Steven Arnold, 20, both of Hancock, pled not guilty in United States District Court on Tuesday to an indictment charging conspiracy to manufacture and distribute five grams or more of methamphetamine. United States Magistrate Judge John M. Conroy ordered Wood detained pending trial and scheduled a detention hearing on Feb. 28 for Arnold.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/15646">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201302three-indicted-hancock-meth-case-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hancock federal court hancock meth bust Wed, 27 Feb 2013 20:11:26 +0000 15646 at http://addisonindependent.com Post office hours being reduced in rural communities http://addisonindependent.com/201301post-office-hours-being-reduced-rural-communities <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> John S. McCright </div> </div> </div> <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; As U.S. Postal Service officials implement a plan to wring costs out of rural post offices, some local residents have a last opportunity to affect how service will be cut in their towns.</p> <p> USPS officials will host meetings in Monkton, Orwell, Shoreham, Hancock and Forestdale in coming weeks that will allow residents to give input on four options for cutting costs at their respective post offices &mdash; three of which include shutting the facilities down.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14903">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201301post-office-hours-being-reduced-rural-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Addison County brandon Bridport Featured Ferrisburgh hancock Monkton orwell Shoreham starksboro Whiting Thu, 10 Jan 2013 15:52:38 +0000 Addison Independent 14903 at http://addisonindependent.com Towns seek new school district http://addisonindependent.com/201103towns-seek-new-school-district <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andrea Suozzo </div> </div> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> GRANVILLE / HANCOCK &mdash; Not two years after Hancock and Granville shuttered their shared elementary school, school boards in both towns are facing yet another potential closure.</p> <p> This time, it is the Windsor Northwest Supervisory Union (WNwSU) that is mulling its options following a March 2010 vote by Bethel and Rochester residents to withdraw from the union.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/7204">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201103towns-seek-new-school-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Granville Hancock education granville hancock Mon, 07 Mar 2011 20:00:30 +0000 Andrea Suozzo 7204 at http://addisonindependent.com