Comcast Update

I have had a number of inquiries about Comcast and what the status is on our getting cable service.  The short answer is that the project appears to be a few months behind schedule.  The chief delay is coming from Eversource. As I have explained previously, this is a multi-step process involving a number of …

Transfer Station Rate Changes

The Worthington Selectboard has voted to make adjustments and changes to the Transfer Station fee schedule which will go into effect on July 1, 2019. As you may know, the transfer station rates have not changed in several years. Meanwhile, disposal costs have continued to rise. In the next year we expect a dramatic increase …

Custodial/Cleaning Services for Town Hall

The Town of Worthington is seeking custodial/cleaning services for the Town Hall.  Tasks include: Trash collection Cleaning several offices Cleaning a small kitchen Cleaning two bathrooms Cleaning the meeting hall Other tasks common to janitorial services.  Applicants should submit a letter of interest with pertinent applicable experience no later than June 30, 2019.   A list …

Senior Center Study Presentation

We had a good turnout for a presentation from the Senior Center Study Committee. Selectboard and Committee member Steve Smith introduced the presentation, followed by a short presentation from Dave Christopalis, Executive Director of Hilltown Community Development (CDC). The study was funded through the annual Community Development Block Grant obtained and administered by the CDC. …

Worthington Rec Basketball

Sign ups are now open for basketball. Open to grades 2-6, and a coed skills and drills program for ages K-1st grade. The season will run approx. mid November thru February. Games are usually on Saturdays. Practices are 1-2 days a week. Schedules will be organized and players will be contacted by coaches early November. …

Hilltown Artisan Holiday/Winter Show

The Hilltown Artisan Guild will hold their annual Holiday/Winter show, as they have for 30 plus years, at the Worthington Town Hall. Saturday and Sunday, November 16 & 17, 2019 from 10am-4pm daily. This year’s show will feature fine arts paintings and watercolors, photography, jewelry, note cards, pottery and ceramics, ornaments, hand made shawls and …

Special Town Meeting Results

Special Town Meeting November 5, 2019 A quorum of 27 being present, Moderator Keven O’Connor called the meeting to order at 7:00 P .M. The following articles were then acted upon: ARTICLE ONE: It was voted unanimously to Raise and Appropriate the additional sum of $800.00 to fund the Town Phone Expense Account. ARTICLE TWO: …

Benefit Dinner

November 7th from 4:30-9 A Spaghetti Supper at The Chester Common Table! A portion of the proceeds from your dinner will benefit Hilltown Community Ambulance Association! HCAA Board members and staff will be on hand to answer any questions about our service, and to hear from you about the needs of our communities. 

Worthington Halloween

Trick or Treating 4-7PM (Saturday Oct. 26) A lit porch light means “Come trick or treat” Town Hall Party starting at 6PM DJ Dale Griffith and more! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult Trick or Treat at The Maples Continuing​ ​our​ ​annual​ ​tradition,​ ​the​ ​residents​ ​of​ ​The​ ​Maples​ ​will​ ​be​ ​happily​ ​handing​ ​out​ ​delicious​ ​bags​ ​of​ ​candy​ ​on​ ​October​ ​26th​ ​from​ ​4:00​ ​pm​ ​to​ ​6:00​ ​pm​ ​from​ ​our​ ​Common​ ​Room​ ​(sign​ ​says​ ​”OFFICE”).​ ​We​ ​look​ ​forward​ ​to​ ​all​ ​the​ ​exciting​ ​Halloween​ ​costumes!​ ​Please​ ​come​ ​and​ ​visit​ ​and​ ​”Trick-or​ ​Treat”! Please note that trick-or-treating ends at the Maples at 6pm. Questions? Call/ …