Love and Religion: an interfaith workshop for Jews and their non-Jewish partners

Sheryl Foxman, a licensed psychologist, will conduct a four-week workshop for interfaith couples titled “Love and Religion” beginning Monday, Nov. 17 at 7pm at Temple Sinai in South Burlington. In a safe group setting, Foxman will work with couples to openly discuss issues they face as partners from two different backgrounds. Couples will work on… Read More »

Kudos

Mercyhurst University, Erie, Pa. Lisa Iadanza of Hinesburg is one of 524 Dean’s List recipients for the 2013-2014 academic year. Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, Mass. Sarah Monteith of Charlotte was one of 37 WPI student-athletes to receive NEWMAC Academic All-Conference recognition for the fall season.  

CCS PTO announces new officers Annual Fund kick-off begins Nov. 17

The Charlotte Central School (CCS) Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) warmly welcomes new officers Julie Wade and Meghan Metzler as co-presidents and Carol Blanshine as Treasurer. Julie, a lawyer, moved to Charlotte from Dallas, Texas with her family last year. She has children in kindergarten, first grade, and third grade. Meghan is a director at PwC… Read More »

Sanders announces Fifth Annual State of the Union Essay Contest

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has launched his fifth annual State of the Union essay contest, designed to engage Vermont’s high school students on the major issues facing the country. The U.S. Constitution calls for the president to “give to the Congress information of the State of the Union and recommend to their consideration such… Read More »

Locals “Do Anything” to bring “Oliver” to life

Locals “Do Anything” to bring “Oliver” to life

Opening Night for Middlebury Community Players’ fall production of “Oliver” has come and gone, but that does not mean you’ve missed this energetic and poignant musical based on the Charles Dickens novel with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. The show will run at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury Nov. 13, 14, and 15 at… Read More »

Women’s Festival of Crafts returns for 25th year

Women’s Festival of Crafts returns for 25th year

“Buy Local” for the holiday season. Browse through 80 craftswomen’s booths to find just the right handmade jewelry, artwork, pottery, food products, greeting cards, clothing, recycled art, housewares, aromatherapy, herbal products, and more at the 25th Annual Women’s Festival of Crafts on Saturday, Nov. 29 from 10am-6pm and Sunday, Nov. 30 from 10am-5pm at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington.… Read More »

Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu

Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu

The folk tales and traditions of high altitude Andean villages of Peru will vividly come to life in this month’s program of the One World Library Project in Bristol when Elizabeth (Libby) VanBuskirk of Charlotte discusses and signs her new book, “Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu: Folk Tales and Stories of Inca Life.” This… Read More »

Explore Argentine Tango Nov. 15

Explore Argentine Tango Nov. 15

Straight from Buenos Aires, the Alejandro Ziegler Quartet thrills music lovers and Argentine tango dancers alike with a riveting blend of innovation and tradition in tango music on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 8-11pm at the North End Studio A hosted by Queen City Tango. Since 2007, the quartet has played 150 concerts in 80 European cities,… Read More »

CVU boys volleyball team ends season with semifinal win

CVU boys volleyball team ends season with semifinal win

The Champlain Valley Union (CVU) boys volleyball team had a successful second season. With only two returning players, senior Caleb Geffken and sophomore Jeffrey Boliba, “This new group of boys who had not played volleyball before now had a number of achievements this season,” said CVU head boys volleyball coach Jeff Boliba. “They learned how to play… Read More »

Redhawks season ends with overtime loss

South Burlington striker Dinesh Khadka finished his own rebound with 5 minutes and 23 seconds left in overtime to end Champlain Valley’s bid for the D-I championship game last Wednesday afternoon. Khadka’s strike, a slice inside the 18, was first deflected by CVU goalie Oscar Kelly, but SB’s prolific scorer grabbed his own rebound and… Read More »