Public forest walk in Hinesburg

A free, public walk of the Hinesburg Town Forest with Chittenden County Forester Ethan Tapper will take place Sunday, Nov. 3, 1 to 3 p.m. The walk will highlight forest management activities in the forest. Management seeks to improve the health and resilience of the forest, increase species and structural diversity, improve wildlife habitat, capture… Read More »

Register for NAMI support training

NAMI Vermont will host Family Support Group facilitator training Nov. 16 and 17 in Williston. The organization is the independent Vermont chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a statewide non-profit, grassroots, volunteer organization comprised of family members, friends and individuals affected by mental illness. The registration deadline for the training is Nov. 7.… Read More »

Obituary — Roberta Richardson

Obituary — Roberta Richardson

Roberta “Birdie” Richardson, 77, died peacefully Wednesday Oct. 23, 2019, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Roberta was born March 28, 1942, in St. Albans, the daughter of Earl and Inez (Hulbert) Cota. She graduated from Burlington High School and worked for over 32 years at Gaynes Shoppers World store in South… Read More »

Area musicians in concert at CVU

Area musicians in concert at CVU

The Hinesburg Artist Series presents the Hinesburg Community Band and the South County Chorus in a concert Sunday, Nov. 3, 4:30 p.m., at Champlain Valley Union High School auditorium, 369 CVU Road. Enjoy a wide selection of music presented by 130 musicians from Chittenden County and beyond. The band will present an arrangement of Barnum… Read More »

A theatre adventure along wooded trail

A theatre adventure along wooded trail

Rusty Zia as an owl and Ian Story as a deer as part of The Way of the Bard’s outdoor performance, Borderlands, that ran three Saturdays this October at Shelburne Farms. The two actors from Shelburne are part of the group of young people working to change the world through story and music.  

Vasta Folley creates ‘The Sleepover ~ A Comedy of Marriage’

Vasta Folley creates ‘The Sleepover ~ A Comedy of Marriage’

Girls Nite Out Productions brings funny front and center with “The Sleepover ~ A Comedy of Marriage” by Vermont playwright Carole Vasta Folley. Opening Wednesday, Nov. 6, the play runs for nine performances at Burlington’s Main Street Landing Black Box Theater. “Our mission to produce high quality plays blends perfectly with Vasta Folley’s talent for… Read More »

Annual Rotary Halloween Parade

Annual Rotary Halloween Parade

The last Sunday of October is a colorful occasion in Shelburne Village as all ages, friends and neighbors gather to celebrate Halloween at the annual Rotary Halloween Parade. The parade is organized by the Rotary Club of Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg, and is the club’s largest community service project of the year. This year, the parade… Read More »

Nordic Farms adds Fermentology to mix

HENRY ROOD Community News Service  Charlotte’s Nordic Farms continues to diversify its agricultural projects with the recent addition of House of Fermentology, a small beer blendery from Burlington’s South End.  “To have that barley malted right in house where we’re located and being able to use that in the beer that we’re making is going… Read More »