Neal Steinhoff: Helping others see the world

Neal Steinhoff: Helping others see the world

Neal Steinhoff’s roots are in Wisconsin. He followed in his father’s footsteps, graduating from the University of Wisconsin, and his sons followed both him and his wife in getting their education as Badgers. When Steinhoff’s wife of 60 years died, he had a choice to make. Two sons had moved to California, one to Virginia… Read More »

O Bread: Four decades of feeding Shelburne

O Bread: Four decades of feeding Shelburne

Forty years ago, Chuck Conway and Carla Kevorkian met Alec and Marshall Webb while they were selling their bread at the Burlington Farmers’ Market. The couple had opened O Bread Bakery in Warren in 1973, but they were looking for a new location that would be less dependent on the ski industry. They came close… Read More »

Laura Lomas: helping others heal

Laura Lomas: helping others heal

Laura Lomas believes she has always been intuitive. “As a child, you assume everyone is the same,” she said, “but then you learn it’s not the case and you feel odd and push it away.” As she grew older, Lomas decided to embrace her intuition, and eight years ago, she opened Divine Intuitive Healing in… Read More »

Barbara Beaman: senior volunteer extraordinaire

Barbara Beaman:  senior volunteer extraordinaire

Barbara Beaman isn’t crazy about the title ‘exceptional elder.’ “I hate public recognition,” she said, “and there are plenty of people who do just as much as I do and maybe more.” That may be the case, but it is also true that in her almost eight years at Wake Robin, the 80-year-old Beaman has… Read More »

Scot Keefe: art from found objects

Scot Keefe: art from found objects

Scot Keefe was only four years old when his creative streak first emerged. He built a toy boat from found objects and appropriated a windshield wiper motor from a car to make it a motor boat. His conservative family wasn’t overly impressed. “I was always considered eccentric and weird because I did that kind of… Read More »

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