Landscapes as award-winning art

Landscapes as award-winning art

The Vermont Nursery & Landscape Association/Green Works recently announced its winners of the 2017 Industry Awards Program. Charlie and Elizabeth Proutt of Charlotte each received accolades for their work on residential projects. Charlie Proutt won an excellence award for distinctive landscaping. Elizabeth Proutt received an honor award for distinctive landscaping. Winners were judged by a panel… Read More »

Bridget Barry Caswell joins local Coldwell Banker realty office

Bridget Barry Caswell joins local Coldwell Banker realty office

Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman Realty is pleased to welcome Shelburne resident and Realtor Bridget Barry Caswell to the firm. A successful agent since 2005, Bridget will join Brian Boardman to work with both homebuyers and sellers. Together they offer more than 38 years of real estate experience in the local market. With deep roots in… Read More »

Workshop to assist farmers interested in agritourism

The Addison County Relocalization Network is hosting a business development workshop on Feb. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon for farmers interested in agricultural tourism. Speakers scheduled include Vera Simon-Nobes of Shelburne Farms, Helen Laban of Vermont Fresh Network and Nichole Burke of Golden Well Farm and Apiaries. The program is offered through a partnership… Read More »

Tractor Supply fundraiser for Future Farmers of America

Tractor Supply Company stores in Vermont are collecting donations during National Future Farmers of America Week to support grants for FFA chapters in the community. Through Sunday, customers may can donate $1 or more at the checkout or online at tractorsupply.com. The company has a retail store at 3708 Shelburne Road in Shelburne. Donations will… Read More »

New spot to shop for kids

A new children’s clothing shop is open in Tennybrook Square on Shelburne Road. Relish Threads offers new and gently used designer kids clothing and accessories up to size 14. In addition to retail space, the shop has room for kids to play while parents shop, a feature owner Jamie Wilhite said she prioritized as a… Read More »

Lawyers recognized

Shelburne lawyer Stephen A. Unsworth and law partner Ellen B. LaPlante, of Williston, have been named Top Business Lawyers in Vermont by Vermont Business Magazine. The list is comprised of Vermont lawyers designated by peer-reviewed rating firms, including bestlawyers.com or superlawyers.com. The firm, Unsworth LaPlante, PLLC, has its office in Essex Junction.

New pet doc in the house

New pet doc in the house

Ark Veterinary Hospital in Shelburne announces the addition of a new veterinarian to its practice, Dr. Sarah Smets. A member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Vermont Veterinary Medical Association and the Greater Burlington Veterinary Association, Dr. Smets has an interest in internal medicine and hopes to apply her knowledge to help chronically ill… Read More »

Community Bank N.A. matches $17,500 WARMTH Challenge Grant

Community Bank N.A. matches  $17,500 WARMTH Challenge Grant

Community Bank N.A. recently presented Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity with a $17,500 donation as part of a challenge grant pledged in December. The bank partnered with CVOEO to raise money for the organization’s WARMTH program by matching WARMTH donations dollar for dollar during December, up to $17,500. Statewide, donations totaled more than $100,000… Read More »

14th annual Peak Pitch offers entrepreneurs a lift

Registration is open now for both investors and entrepreneurs wishing to take part in the 14th annual Peak Pitch by FreshTracks Capital. The Shelburne-based venture capital firm will coordinate matching investors with business representatives at Sugarbush ski area on March 15. At Peak Pitch, shared chairlift rides give entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch and tune… Read More »