Sanders addresses crowd of 3,000 at CVU graduation

Sanders addresses crowd of 3,000 at CVU graduation

The excitement was at its peak as bagpipers from the St. Andrews Pipeband of Vermont led the procession of 2017 graduates from Champlain Valley Union High School into the University of Vermont’s Patrick Gymnasium last Friday afternoon. CVU principal Adam Bunting welcomed the audience of approximately 3,000 parents, friends, and siblings who waved and snapped… Read More »

Teeny-tiny house to fund much larger dream

Teeny-tiny house to fund much larger dream

The peacock-blue house sits atop a trailer at the end of a wooded driveway in Shelburne. The cedar shingle roof curves down in a sloping eave around an arched doorway, and walls with live-edge siding. What sets this house apart from others isn’t just the attractive detailing or the bright color; it’s the size. Dubbed… Read More »

Turn our town teal: ribbon campaign raises awareness of ovarian cancer

Turn our town teal: ribbon campaign raises awareness of ovarian cancer

This September, for National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, teal ribbons will adorn trees in towns and villages all across the United States, including in Shelburne, Charlotte and Hinesburg. These colorful, biodegradable ribbons are part of a campaign to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and its frequently undetected symptoms. Melody Danaher of Hinesburg is the local… Read More »

Sugarbush Polo Fall Classic to take place next weekend

Sugarbush Polo Fall Classic to take place next weekend

Shelburne’s own Sugarbush Polo Club’s Fall Classic benefit game will take place on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 1pm. The field address for the game is 929 Shelburne-Hinesburg Road in Shelburne. The Sugarbush Polo Club, which was founded in 1962, is the oldest polo club in Vermont. The game of polo is an ancient sport that… Read More »

Cycling 4 a cause in Charlotte, Hinesburg and Shelburne

Cycling 4 a cause in Charlotte, Hinesburg and Shelburne

Cycle 4 CMT, the annual cycling event to raise money for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease research, will take place this Sunday, Aug. 28th at the Old Lantern in Charlotte. Cycle 4 CMT is organized by Chris Ouellette of Shelburne and his wife Mia, along with their children, Warren and Lila. Ouellette’s 23-year-old nephew Yohan Bouchard is one… Read More »