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While many active voters returned their ballots through the mail before the June 2 election date, polling stations were open Tuesday to accept the remainder of those that wished to be cast for the Village of Essex Junction and Essex Westford School District (EWSD) voting.

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There are a bunch of faces -- hundreds, in fact -- that are not practicing social distancing downtown during the day. But it’s okay--and actually welcomed by local officials.

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It’s not a figure of speech to say that there was a “ton” of food collected through Essex on Sunday for a local food pantry. Actually, there were 2,616 pounds of food picked up along a parade route created, and then driven, by members of the community--according to the scales at Aunt Dot’s P…

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ESSEX JUNCTION -- The summer of 2021 was supposed to see the 100th rendition of the Champlain Valley Fair. Instead, it will just be the 99th edition as the Champlain Valley Exposition announced that this year’s fair has been cancelled.

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After an extensive search and careful consideration, the Essex Westford School District (EWSD) has decided to go with a co-principal model at Essex High School (EHS) starting in the 2020-21 school year--hiring Tamara Parks and Donald Van Nostrand as announced on Tuesday.

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The Essex Westford School District (EWSD) announced on Thursday the hiring of Matt Roy to be the principal for Thomas Fleming School starting July 1.

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Whether they shot the best round of their lives or lost every ball in their bag, people were thrilled to just have the chance of getting back on the golf course Thursday.

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There is a newly-vacant seat on the Town of Essex Selectboard after Annie Cooper declared her resignation April 23.

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Thousands of cotton facial coverings were ordered and procured by a local business with the sole purpose of being distributed to area organizations that need them.

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ST. ALBANS — It started as a way to stay in touch with her stepdaughter while self quarantining. It turned into a way to share music, stories, and fun with children who are stuck at home and parents who are looking for new ways to help pass the time.

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Communities around the globe are being affected by the spread of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, and Essex is no different.

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There were a few attempts to reduce how much the fiscal year 2021 (FY21) budget for the Town of Essex would increase as compared to that of the current cycle--including an amendment to an amendment--but the majority of voters ultimately voiced their support for what was originally proposed b…

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The Reporter has put together a quick guide to Town Meeting Day in Essex. For results, keep an eye on essexreporter.com

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Area youngsters took to the stage Feb. 15--some needing to put aside their fears and nerves--to compete in the 11th annual Essex Has Talent contest facilitated by the Essex Junction Recreation and Parks Department.

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Aside from avoiding the gutters and those troublesome 7-10 splits, one of the hardest things in bowling--at least for some novice players--is finding the right ball to use.

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Essex High School (EHS) athletics director Patrick Merriam has announced the hiring of Ira Isham and Tim Root as the head coaches for the Hornets’ varsity boys’ lacrosse and baseball teams, respectively.

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Roller skating, bumps, soccer, bruises, cheers, and advocating for gender equality. What do they all have in common?

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The next academic year will be the first time since 1979 that Rob Reardon won’t be found in the halls of Essex High School (EHS).

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After rolling out a new transportation plan for area students at the beginning of the academic calendar, the Essex Westford School District (EWSD) is now dealing with a brand-new issue related to busing.

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Local students used engineering and math to have fun in the snow, learn some science, and--at least for the near future--change the landscape of their school’s property.