Repaving projects engulf Five Corners


A worker from the Frank W. Whitcomb Construction company rolls by on Maple St. during a repaving project last year. The contractor, in conjunction with the Vermont Transportation Agency, plans to repave sections of Pearl, Main, Lincoln and Park Streets. (File photo by Tom Marble)

Repaving projects will be hitting four legs of the Five Corners this summer. After repaving Maple Street last year, the Vermont Agency of Transportation now plans to repave sections of Pearl, Lincoln, Main and Park streets. Meanwhile, the village trustees…

Essex Police to attend recruitment event


Police agencies around Chittenden County, including Essex, will gather for a joint recruiting event for the first time ever this Friday. The all-day event at South Burlington Middle School will allow participants to take the entrance exam and fitness test,…

Essex man arrested for heroin possession


Jeffery P. Mauger

South Burlington police say they arrested an Essex man for possessing heroin. Police say they stopped a vehicle driven by 34-year-old Jeffery P. Mauger on White Street in South Burlington on April 13. During the stop, police searched Mauger’s vehicle…