redhawks recap

redhawks recap

Girls hoops team continues winning streak, hits 66 consecutive wins Champlain Valley grabbed a 57-43 win over Mount Anthony 43 last Friday, Feb. 6. Sadie Otley pumped in 20 points, had eight rebounds, and four steals, while Annabella Pugliese scored 12 points and Laurel Jaunich added 11 for the perfect Redhawks. CVU defeated Burlington 54-32… Read More »

NVAC Wrestling Championships at CVU this Saturday

The Redhawk wrestlers will defend their Northern Vermont Athletic Conference (NVAC) wrestling championship title at Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School on Saturday, Feb. 14. CVU will play host to 100 plus high school wrestlers from Essex, Middlebury, Mount Mansfield Union (MMU), St. Johnsbury, Spaulding, Vergennes, Harwood, Lake Region, Milton, Mount Abraham, Randolph and Williamstown,… Read More »

Word in the House: Microbeads and education

By Rep. Mike Yantachka Now that we are a few weeks into the session, the 14 committees of the House of Representatives have settled into their main work: taking testimony on bills and on the Administration’s initiatives. A bill’s main sponsor as well as interested parties, administration staff, lobbying organizations and interested private citizens are… Read More »

Frog Hollow hosts Shelburne Craft School instructors’ creations

Frog Hollow hosts Shelburne Craft School instructors’ creations

Frog Hollow Gallery once again opens its doors to the Shelburne Craft School (SCS) for Craftucation II, a showcase of the Shelburne based craft schools instructors, and the different mediums represented and taught at the school. This years’ exhibit will highlight potter Rik Rolla, among other educators at the school, with a focus on the… Read More »

Vermont Comedy Divas return for Veterans benefit Feb. 7

Vermont Comedy Divas return for Veterans benefit Feb. 7

The Vermont Comedy Divas, an all-female comedy troupe in Vermont, will perform a benefit show for Seth Warner-Rhoda Farrand Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution on Saturday, Feb. 7 at 7pm, doors open at 6:30pm, at the Vergennes American Legion in Vergennes. Last year’s fundraiser raised nearly $1,300 that was donated to local… Read More »

VCFA establishes new Vermont Book Award, winning writer receives $5,000 prize 

Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA) announced the establishment of the Vermont Book Award, a $5,000 prize for writers. Created in partnerships with Vermont booksellers, the award will recognize outstanding poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and children’s literature penned by a Vermont writer, published by a Vermont press, or that takes place in Vermont. “The Vermont… Read More »

Fall in love with Valentine’s Day again; Local businesses assure the perfect gift is close at hand

Fall in love with Valentine’s Day again; Local businesses assure the perfect gift is close at hand

By Sheri Duff If Feb. 14 and the associated romantic gestures send you into a tailspin, fear not. Shopping for Valentine’s Day gifts has never been easier thanks to several local business owners who have created special offers perfect for your loved one. Handmade treasures No strangers to romance, Matthew and Bri Taylor of Matthew… Read More »

New football coach takes reins at CVU

New football coach takes reins at CVU

By Mal Boright In 2014, Mike Williams led 33 players at Bellows Free Academy in Fairfax to the Vermont D-III crown. In the title game, the Bullets whacked Otter Valley Union High 42-30, a team that had handed Williams’ champs their only defeat in a 10-1 season. This fall, with the D-1 Champlain Valley Union… Read More »

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

Lady Redhawks make history Laurel Jaunich delivered a double-double (20 points and 10 rebounds) while CVU tied the D-I girls basketball record set in the 1990s by Essex (62 wins) after beating Spaulding 67-28 on Thursday, Jan. 29. Sadie Otley grabbed 15 points and eight assists and Annabella Pugliese contributed six points and 12 rebounds for… Read More »