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Williston’s American Legion post 45

Post 45 will meet Thursday, June 21 at the Williston Town Hall Meeting Room (back door and up the stairs) beginning at 7:00 p.m. to determine the future of Post 45. Times, days and/or locations for monthly meetings are all up for discussion — the key question, however, is simple: does the organization press on and become an active and productive Post or fold?

Senior needs grocery shopping help

CVAA is seeking a friendly volunteer to assist a senior in Williston with grocery shopping. The volunteer would go grocery shopping with the senior about once a week. The volunteering is flexible—you and the senior decide on the schedule. If you are interested in helping this senior or know someone who could, contact Emily Hood-Pouliot at 1-800-642-5119, ext.1039 or

VT Strong plates available

Help Vermonters impacted by Tropical Storm Irene by purchasing a Vermont Strong front license plate for $25. Net proceeds from the sale of each plate will be distributed to both the Vermont Disaster Relief Fund ( and the Vermont Food Bank ( You can purchase plates at the Williston Town Clerk’s Office, which is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


The June 22 open house in honor of Kathy Smardon’s retirement has been postponed. An alternate date has yet to be set.