Fashion show, silent auction benefits CVU alpine team

The CVU Alpine team fashion show will be held on Sunday, Dec.14 at Champlain College IDX Student Life Building from 4-7pm. A cash bar and complimentary finger foods and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream will be provided during the event. As in the past, the team will be modeling fashions from many local retailers while… Read More »

CVAA offers Senior Tai Chi for Health A key to independence

A loss of muscle mass which can lead to weakness and compromise the ability to remain independent, is expected during the aging process. With some individual effort and support from peers, the process can be delayed and many seniors maintain a rich quality of life, well into advanced age. CVAA’s Tai Chi for Arthritis/Falls Prevention… Read More »

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

CVU boys hoops team loses two to begin season Essex defeated Champlain Valley (CVU) in high school boys basketball season opener 64-52 on Friday, Dec. 5 in Essex. CVU’s Chris Reiss had 26 points to lead CVU and Nick Lynn added 10 points. On Monday, Dec. 8 the Redhawks fared no better. BFA St. Albans… Read More »

CVU’s DuBrul named girls’ soccer player of the year

CVU’s DuBrul named girls’ soccer player of the year

A four-year varsity starter, senior captain, and current defensive player of the year, Champlain Valley Union’s (CVU) Paige DuBrul added another feather to her cap: The Burlington Free Press’ girls’ soccer player of the year. CVU girls soccer head coach Stan Williams describes his standout senior midfielder in this way, “Paige is the rock of… Read More »

Hunting, fishing, trapping licenses available online Dec. 15

Hunting, fishing, trapping licenses available online Dec. 15

Vermont hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for the new year will be available on the Fish & Wildlife Department’s website (www.vtfishandwildlife.com) on Dec. 15. Online license purchasers of 2015 licenses will automatically be entered to win an angler’s kayak and other prizes. The winner of the kayak will be drawn on May 14, while the… Read More »

Iroquois Soccer Club offers more for less

Iroquois Soccer Club offers more for less

by Zoe Dawson, Iroquois Soccer Club President Elect The Iroquois Soccer Club (ISC) kicked off the spring 2105 soccer season with a well-attended planning meeting in Hinesburg Town Hall on Thursday, Nov. 13. The outgoing leadership welcomed a new group of parents, volunteers, and soccer enthusiasts eager to get their “hands and feet muddy” with… Read More »

St. Mike’s hosts youth all-sports field day to benefit Make-A-Wish

The Saint Michael’s College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is set to hold a fundraiser on Sunday, Dec. 7 in the Ross Sports Center and Tarrant Recreation Center, utilizing an all-sports field day to continue its work with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The event, geared toward boys and girls between kindergarten and eighth grade, costs $15 to… Read More »

Did you know…

Did you know…

CVU grad Summer Spillane, a cross country runner at Middlebury College, was named All American for her 35th place finish at the NCAA National Championship on Saturday, Nov. 22 at Wilmington College in Mason, Ohio. Hinesburg weightlifter Tom Hart placed first in both age, 70-74, and 181 lb. class in the strict curl and bench… Read More »

CVAA offers Tai Chi for Seniors in Hinesburg

CVAA offers Tai Chi for Seniors in Hinesburg

Champlain Valley Agency on Aging (CVAA) is sponsoring Tai Chi for Seniors at St. Jude’s Parish Hall in Hinesburg beginning Dec. 8. Tai Chi improves flexibility and pain free range of motion by reducing stiffness and keeping joints mobile. This ancient discipline combines agile steps, physical, and mental strength to improve mobility, breathing, and relaxation that… Read More »

4-H members make plans at monthly meeting

4-H members make plans at monthly meeting

By Hannah Cleveland Hinesburg 4-H members Cyrus Tyler, Corinna Hobbs, and Hannah Cleveland attended a monthly business meeting at the Hinesburg Town Hall on Saturday, Nov. 15. The members discussed how to judge ewes and rams for sheep shows. This led to a bigger discussion about genetics and tips for improving sheep flocks for breeding.… Read More »

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