Wynton Marsalis performs at Paramount Theatre Oct. 12

Wynton Marsalis performs at Paramount Theatre Oct. 12

Arguably the most famous jazz musician alive, trumpeter Wynton Marsalis will bring his Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JALCO) to the historic Paramount Theatre in downtown Rutland on Sunday, Oct. 12 for a 4pm performance. An iconic figure in the evolution of the art form and a tireless advocate for jazz as America’s classical music,… Read More »

All Souls hosts Choral Celebration at Shelburne Farms

All Souls hosts Choral Celebration at Shelburne Farms

All Souls Interfaith Gathering will host the 13th Annual Choral Celebration in the Breeding Barn at Shelburne Farms Sunday, Sept. 28 beginning at 4pm. If you’ve never heard the sound of music filling a barn, resonating off the wooden walls, you’ll be astounded by the voices of the All Souls Interfaith Choir and the South County… Read More »

Hooked in the Mountains returns for 17th year

Hooked in the Mountains returns for 17th year

The art of rug hooking is alive and well, as the members of the Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild can attest. The guild, established over 20 years ago, will gather Wednesday, Oct. 15 through Sunday, Oct. 19 at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction to present their biannual event, Hooked in the Mountains. The… Read More »

Film screening raises money for Patriot Project

The documentary film, “Love Bomb,” a story of healing through love and service, will premiere Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 7pm at Merrill Roxy Cinema in Burlington. The screening is a fundraiser for the Patriot Project, a grass roots movement that helps veterans with service related disabilities understand their coverage options for chiropractic treatment through the… Read More »

New exhibit at Helen Day Art Center

New exhibit at Helen Day Art Center

Artists have been at the forefront of revolutions for centuries, producing work that has an immediate political impact or is fueling unrest. A new exhibit opening at the Helen Day Art Center in Stowe, entitled “Unrest: Art, Activism & Revolution,” highlights that work. The opening is on Friday, September 19 from 6-8pm. The exhibition stemmed… Read More »

Simple apple recipes

Simple apple recipes

By Megan Humphrey, Shelburne Orchards I’m a KISS cook, Keep It Simple Stupid. I love to eat, but am a lazy chef because I like the end result rather than preparation. I make large batches of food that we can eat for days. Fortunately, my husband, Terry, doesn’t seem to mind. That said, I know… Read More »

Is college worth the cost?

Is college worth the cost?

Higher education has been getting a lot of press lately, and not all of it is good. Headlines have touted higher costs, cuts to funding, rising student loan debt, the unemployment rate of graduates, and other issues. The information has sparked debate about the merits of higher education, and some pundits have suggested young people… Read More »

Obituaries

Sean P. Francalangia – Eden Sean P. Francalangia, 24, passed away suddenly on Sept. 7, 2014. Sean was born in Hanover, N.H., on Oct. 28, 1989, to Karen Gilman and Eric Francalangia. Everyone who knew Sean couldn’t help but be affected by his spirit, courage, compassion, and love for life. He loved nature and the… Read More »

Wag it Forward at Pet Food Warehouse this Saturday

Wag it Forward at Pet Food Warehouse this Saturday

Pet Food Warehouse will host ‘Wag It Forward,’ a new fundraising event that will benefit dozens of Vermont animal welfare groups, this Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9am to 5:30pm. For every dollar spent at the South Burlington and Shelburne locations this Saturday, Pet Food Warehouse (PFW) will donate 25 cents to participating humane societies, rescue… Read More »

Only two Bark and Brew events left

Only two Bark and Brew events left

What could possible make your evening walk with your dog any better? Possibly a frosty brew, the company of your neighbors, and group play for dogs! Every Thursday in September from 5:30-7:30pm, Hilton Burlington and Spruce Mortgage are cosponsoring a Bark & Brew series. The event, fun for dogs and owners alike, will take place… Read More »