CVU, Champlain College students collaborate in Ireland

CVU, Champlain College students collaborate in Ireland

Students from two Chittenden County educational institutions met up in April. Not in Burlington, but in Dublin, Ireland. Sixteen students and two teachers from Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School were hosted by Champlain College students studying abroad at Champlain’s Dublin campus. The CVU students were taking a course on International Business that included 11… Read More »

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

Boys lacrosse improves to 6-6 Champlain Valley cruised past St. Johnsbury 16-1 with the help of Matt Palmer (two goals, four assists), and Charlie Bernicke (three goals, one assist). Griffin Diparlo contributed two goals and an assist and Owen McCuin also scored twice for the Redhawks. Chris Gronlund made three saves in net. Redhawks lax… Read More »

Buccaneer cheer team readies for season Informational meeting June 17 at CVU

Buccaneer cheer team readies for season Informational meeting June 17 at CVU

The Buccaneer Cheer team is currently accepting registrations for interested Chittenden South Supervisory Union students in grades 5-8. An informational meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 17 at 6pm at the CVU football field. For more information please visit www.buccaneercheer.weebly.com or email mfilardi@cssu.org with questions.  

Covering the Field: Introducing Bea Woodruff

Covering the Field: Introducing Bea Woodruff

Bea Woodruff is intense. In a good way. At least that’s what first year Champlain Valley Union (CVU) head girls lacrosse coach Becca Weiss said when first asked to describe her senior captain. “Bea is extremely focused. A key player and strong low defender, Bea understands her unique position. She is not only the last… Read More »

CVU lax team hosts girls youth clinic

CVU lax team hosts girls youth clinic

Champlain Valley Union’s (CVU) girls Varsity lacrosse team held a clinic for girls in grades 2-8 on Saturday, May 17 at CVU. The high school team, led by coaches Becca Weiss and Chris Long, organized stations where the younger girls practiced shooting, defense, catching, scooping up ground balls, and lacrosse stick tricks. The Redhawk players… Read More »

4-H club members clean up towns

4-H club members clean up towns

Spring has finally arrived for the Hinesburg 4-H Club. Most new lambs have arrived and a few more are due any day. The lambs provide a great opportunity for club members to learn even more about sheep health and flock management, and, of course, to have lots of fun.  In addition to tending the flocks,… Read More »

Financial Fitness: Where is the best place to retire?

Financial Fitness: Where is the best place to retire?

It all depends on you. Thanks to the Baby Boom generation, pre-retirees, and retirees have a lot more options than did previous generations of Americans. There is a lot to consider before you decide where to live during retirement: your savings and investments, monthly income, family, friends, legacy, work options, weather, interests, health, and a… Read More »

Hinesburg residents saved $677,000 by choosing natural gas

Since expanding service into the town of Hinesburg eight years ago, 375 customers—nearly 78 percent of potential customers—are enjoying the benefits of clean, reliable and affordable natural gas. In the past year alone, Vermont Gas customers in Hinesburg have saved $677,000 by switching from more expensive fuels, such as heating oil and propane, to natural… Read More »

Richard F. Tom – Hinesburg

Richard Tom went out for his final bike ride on April 26, 2015, at the age of 47. Richard was born on March 20, 1968, in Huntsville, Ala., where he was a very active member of the community from a young age. Richard started as a Boy Scout and finished as an Eagle Scout. Richard… Read More »

Erik Alan Bateman – Hinesburg

Erik Alan Bateman, 59, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Erik was born on Nov. 25, 1955, in Frederick, Md., to the late John B. and Jean Bateman, where he spent his early childhood with older brother, Timothy, sisters, Holly and Jill, and grandparents. The family moved frequently for his father’s diplomatic career… Read More »