Reporter staff

Town is improving gravel roads

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Over the past few years, the town public works department has been proactively working to improve the ditches and infrastructure on the backroads. Excess stormwater from strong storms moves quickly, causing erosion and picking up pollutants that run off directly into our waterways. Installing best management practices on the gravel roads, such as stone-lined ditches,…

Tree lighting was a success

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The Essex Community Historical Society would like to thank everyone who helped make our 23rd Annual Tree Lighting and Sing-a-Long on Friday, Dec. 2 a success – to the Essex Girl Scouts for making cookies, Essex Parks and Rec for putting the lights on the tree, Dave Riley for his sound system, Essex Police Department…

Vote on the rec issue

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I would like to encourage everyone to take a few minutes on December 13 and vote on the recreation issue on the ballot. This is an important vote for the sustainability and future of parks and recreation for our entire community so please exercise your right to vote and be a part of this important…

Yes on recreation district

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Our family has been involved in one way or another with Essex Jct. Recreation & Parks for more than 20 years. My kids have attended preschool, Village Kids, summer camps and recreation programs. We use the Maple Street Pool and take our dogs to the dog park. And five of my children have worked at…