Kelly Brush riders to circle Shelburne, Charlotte

Hundreds of bicyclists are expected to roll through Shelburne and Charlotte on Saturday as part of the 100-mile loop of the 13th Annual Kelly Brush Ride. Organized by VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations, the annual race starts and finishes in Middlebury and raises money for the Kelly Brush Foundation’s Active Fund, which provides grants to… Read More »

Runners take to Shelburne-Charlotte roads Saturday

Runners will fan out between Shelburne and Charlotte Saturday for the Charlotte Covered Bridge 5k, 10k and Half Marathon. The race will start and finish at Shelburne Beach, and begins at 8 a.m. The course will take runners along Shelburne’s Beach Road, part of Bostwick Road, Orchard Road and down Lake Road into Charlotte with… Read More »

Little League at the big leagues

Little League at the big leagues

Little League season may be over but some Shelburne Little League players, coaches and family members managed to get in field trips in the final days of summer that were all about the big leagues. Top: The Shelburne Storm Little League baseball team on Aug. 26 visited the NESN TV studio as guests for “NESN Clubhouse,”… Read More »

Hot wheels

Hot wheels

Mark Tarnacki of Burlington inspects a mint-condition 1956 Ford tractor owned by Leo Fortin of Hinesburg during the Champlain Valley Fair, which ended Sunday.

Hinesburg Public Safety Day

Hinesburg Fire Department and Hinesburg Community Police host their annual Hinesburg Public Safety Day on Saturday, Sept. 15. Safety-themed family activities for all ages will be held at the fire station from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will include a bounce house, emergency vehicles to see up close, music, food concessions and more. Organizers… Read More »

Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Shelburne Museum Sept. 16

The annual Champlain Valley Walk to End Alzheimer’s is set for Sept. 16 with its start and finish at Shelburne Museum. Along with many local community members involved, Charlotte resident Kelly Devine is the event’s volunteer chair this year. The two-mile walk through Shelburne Museum attracts hundreds of participants who raise awareness and money to… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

New library hours 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Saturday. After-school snacks on Tuesdays The library has teamed up with Hinesburg Community Resource Center to offer snacks for everyone after school on Tuesdays starting Sept. 4. Students may drop by the library after early release from… Read More »

Grand opening to celebrate Charlotte path underpass

Built during the U.S. Route 7 reconstruction last summer, the Charlotte Town Link Trail underpass will have a formal grand opening ceremony Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A ribbon-cutting is planned for noon and people are invited to gather along the Town Link Trail on the east side of the underpass near Rt. 7… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

New library hours 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Saturday. After-school snacks on Tuesdays The library has teamed up with Hinesburg Community Resource Center to offer snacks for everyone after school on Tuesdays starting Sept. 4. Students may drop by the library after early release from… Read More »

Rotary serves up Shelburne Day fun

Rotary serves up Shelburne Day fun

The Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary took part in Shelburne Day festivities on Aug. 18. Right, Al Gilbert of Charlotte cooks up some hot dogs and hamburgers. Above left, Shelburne Cadet Firefighter Lauryn Ouimet pulls the ripcord releasing 1,075 golf balls from a WWII Army duffle bag suspended 50 feet above the Shelburne Little League field.… Read More »