24.04.2012 [Patch.com] - Council member John Barry expressed alarm when addressing Board of Finance Chairman John J. Leary. "How can you say hiring new town employees will save taxpayers money? I don't believe the rhetoric. Hiring is not happening across government.
06.04.2012 [BurlingtonFreePress.com] - Mark J. Leary, 24, Hinesburg, charged with DUI, second offense, in Colchester on Dec. 2; pleaded guilty; fined $300, sentenced to six to 12 months, suspended, probation. Thomas E. Mercer, 32, Winooski, charged with DUI, second offense, in Winooski on