Lake Champlain Transportation en Ferry Closes Due to High Winds <p>One of the Lake Champlain ferry routes between Vermont and New York suspended crossings early on Monday because of strong winds from Hurricane Sandy.<br><br>The Lake Champlain Transportation Company said Monday's last trip of the ferry between Essex, N.Y. and Charlotte, Vt., was scheduled at 5:30 p.m. rather than the usual late evening crossing.<br><br>The company's 24-hour service between Grand Isle, Vt. and Cumberland Head, N.Y., continued to operate normally.<br> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 21:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 50866 at