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    Good Dogma and the Old Schoolhouse

    Winston, Dumbledore, Luv, Zen and Yoga pose in front of the Old Schoolhouse across from Orange Pond, on the Collins-Laines property. Paula Bergeron, owner of the Good Dogma Canine Rehabilitation and Training Center on Orange Pond Road, took this picture and gave us permission to use it.

    Jim Collins has been preparing to move the schoolhouse back from the road to protect it and give it a good foundation. 


    Town Forms Are Up on the Site

    Sandi sent us pdfs of town forms and regulations. Print them out at home and fill them out to save time at the Town House. You can acces them here.

    The forms include the abatement application,building permit,  intent to cut, state highway driveway application, training request, veteran tax exemption, and more. PLUS online state vehicle registration and dog licenses and vital forms request.

    The same page offers useful documents such as the Town's Class VI Road Policy, Orange Buillding Ordinance, and more.

    To see the page, click on the link above. Or go to Orangenh.US and dlick on the Forms tab at the top.


    Online Registration Is Here!

    Sophie Seace, our Town Clerk, says that the kinks have been worked out of the system. You can now handle vehicle registration and dog licenses, as well as request vital records, all online. Just go to orangenh.us and click on the registration tab at the top, or on the links on the right-hand site of the website. 

    Sophie says, "I want to thank Colin Higbie for his many hours volunteered to our town through email consultation and office hours to get us established, along with his donation of hardware to secure the connection. This has saved Orange several hours of IT support cost." 

    Thanks, Colin and Sophie! 

    Sophie says to let her know if you have any questions. Email her at orangetownclerk@mypoint.net.




    Public Hearing to Accept Highway Funds

    At 6:00pm Tuesday, September 12, 2017, the Select Board will hold a public hearing to accept $18,920.02: SB 38 Local Highway Aid from the State.

    The regularly scheduled Select Board meeting will follow.

    It will be interesting to know what the 2 cents is for.


    Online Registration Is Coming (Honest!)

    Our apologies for prematurely announcing online registration. Sophie Seace and Colin Higbie are devoting a huge amount of their time making it work. They've run into some technical snags owing to our little town's computer system, connectivity, and lack of an IT person. But they're confident the service will be up and running soon.

    We've taken down the registration link for now but will revive it as soon as this stuff works.