Ferrisburgh Grange Hall to re-open on Saturday

For decades, the Grange Hall was the visual center of Ferrisburgh. But in 2005, just when it was to become the center for town government, it burned to the ground. This Saturday, residents will get together to celebrate the opening of a replica. VPR’s Melody Bodette has more.

Police make arrest in Intervale barn fire

Police in Burlington have arrested a 33-year-old Massachusetts man in connection with a fire that destroyed a 130-year-old barn at the Intervale Center. Police charged Edward T. Westley with setting the fire, which is estimated to have caused more than $100,000 worth of damage.

Morning Newscast: April 28, 2008

Here are the top stories at 7:30 a.m.: Governor Jim Douglas’s economic proposal is aimed at boosting construction and making it easier for people to buy homes. But as lawmakers study the plan before the end of the legislative session, there are questions about how much economic growth will actually result.  Fire officials in Burlington say a suspicious fire has destroyed a 130-year-old barn at the Intervale Center…