CVU 2018 graduates

Jacob M. Abel Palmer, Connor F. Abrahams, Devon Achilles, Lindsey A. Albertelli, Davis S. Allen, Casey J. Ammon, Chiara J. Antonioli, Katherine E. Ashe, Elijah A. Ashley, Ashley N. Aube, Jared S. Avery Cianna L. Bailey, Joseph H. Barber, Sophia A. Barton, Lillian K. Basye, Josephine L. Beresford, Victoria E. Bergstein, Gerald W. Berkowitz, Oliver… Read More »

CVU Football work crew scores donation

CVU Football work crew scores donation

Champlain Valley Union High School football players recently helped pack up a large customer order of mini meat sticks at the Vermont Smoke & Cure meat production facility located down the road from CVU in Hinesburg. For their efforts, company Chief Executive Tara Murphy presented the players with a $500 check to their program. Murphy,… Read More »

High school athletes earn postseason accolades

High school athletes earn postseason accolades

Champlain Valley Union’s Natalie Durieux was named the Gatorade Vermont Girls Soccer Player of the Year this week. The Hinesburg native scored nine goals and recorded seven assists this season as she led the Redhawks to the Division I state championship and an undefeated 17-0 season last fall. Durieux was also named the Burlington Free… Read More »

Neighbors, classmates, graduates

Neighbors, classmates, graduates

Vermont Commons School graduated its 21st class on June 15. School officials said all 16 members of the graduating class have been accepted into college programs. Pictured above (left to right) are local students Jalen Gibbs, Eliza Jackson, both of Shelburne; Samantha Brown of Hinesburg, and Graham Byers of Shelburne. In addition to his diploma,… Read More »

Hinesburg Community School class awards

President’s Education – Outstanding Academic Excellence Awards: Elizabeth Charney, Caille Comeau, Phoebe Dennison, Sachi Depot, Eva Frazier, Emily Lang, Jake Potter, Olivia St. Peter, Chloe Stidsen, Mia Twarog, Tyler Wuthrich and Ruby Volzer Academic Achievement Award: Ryan Winegar and Evan Ferrara Citizenship Award: Fiona Robertson and Norah VanVranken Physical Education Award: Chloe Stidsen Athletic Award:… Read More »

Charlotte Central School middle level awards

Nancy Butler Good Citizenship Award: Hailey Palmer, Maddie Haydock, Jeanette Lewis Creative Writing Award: Heidi Beal Charlotte Humanitarian Award: Aidan Blasius Florence Horsford Good Neighbor Award: Nellie Karshagen Art Award: Isabella Hackerman, Maddie Haydock, Nellie Karshagen, Caitlyn Smith, Jasmin Townsend-Ng Instrumental Music Award: Heidi Beal, Luka Mester, Jasmin Townsend-Ng Director’s Music Award: Isabella Hackerman, Alyssana… Read More »

Mater Christi graduation celebrates students

Mater Christi graduation celebrates students

Mater Christi School in Burlington held graduation on Thursday, June 7. Local students, pictured here with the class of 2018, are Philip “Wolfie” Davis (Charlotte), Christopher Haigney (Charlotte), Noah Jordan (Charlotte), Jack Rutz (Shelburne), Malinn Sigler (Charlotte), Celeste Slauterbeck (Charlotte), and Patrick Walsh (Shelburne). The following students received awards: The President’s Award for Educational Excellence:… Read More »

Jena Necrason: From Broadway to Shelburne

Jena Necrason: From Broadway to Shelburne

When the Vermont Shakespeare Festival performs “The Taming of the Shrew” at the Shelburne Museum in August, residents of Wake Robin will see a familiar face. Jena Necrason, a co-founder of the Vermont Shakespeare Company, works at the retirement community as the program and events coordinator. Necrason and her husband John Nagle founded the Vermont… Read More »

A chance to hear chamber music as it was intended

By John Hammer Vermont summers bring us beautiful mild weather and a broad spectrum of great musical choices. For the past 45 years, Mel Kaplan, founder of the original Vermont Mozart Festival, has put together classical music offerings of the highest quality. This summer, he plans to offer three intimate chamber music concerts on three… Read More »