Hinesburg 4-H members win awards

Hinesburg 4-H members win awards

Hinesburg 4-H Club members worked hard at several sheep events at Addison County Fair and Field Days held last week. Members L-R: Cyrus Tyler, Caroline Hobbs, Corinna Hobbs, and Claire Rocheleau pose with some of the sheep shown in the 4-H and Open Sheep Show on Aug. 7. All of the members won show awards by… Read More »

Local runners complete season at state track meet

From left: Hinesburg residents Jacob Ashe, Ashton Barbeau, Quinten Barbeau, Patrick Bilodeau, Henry Frost, Cole Glover, Miles Glover, Ali Drew, Julia Grant, Ava McDonald, and Jasmine Nails participated in the Champlain Valley Track & Field program at the Vermont State Meet in St. Johnsbury Saturday, July 26. Thanks to outstanding coaches Nora Kaszubowski and Tova… Read More »

Hinesburg launches youth Ultimate Frisbee

The Hinesburg Recreation Dept. will offer Ultimate Frisbee to 5-8 graders for the first time this fall. Hinesburg is proud to be among the first towns in Vermont to be formally offering Ultimate at the middle school level. This fast-paced field sport was developed in 1968 by a group of New Jersey high school students.… Read More »

Wiffle Ball Tournament features Little Field of Dreams Annual Travis Roy Foundation tourney resumes Aug. 15-17

An addition to the venue and an expanded field highlight the 13th annual Travis Roy Foundation Wiffle Ball Tournament slated for Friday-Sunday, Aug. 15-17 in Essex. The fun-filled backyard event takes place at the home of natives Pat and Beth O’Connor and the event is free and open to the public. Joining Little Fenway and… Read More »

Vermonter with local ties wins San Francisco Marathon

Native Vermonter August Brautigam, age 29, won the 37th annual San Francisco Marathon in 2 hours, 32 minutes, and 16 seconds on Sunday, July 27. With 6,620 runners participating, Brautigam ran one of the best races of his career, only one second slower than his personal best. “I have competed in at least 12 marathons,”… Read More »

Vermont Dressage Days return to the Champlain Valley

The Champlain Valley Exposition will play host to the 10th annual Vermont Dressage Days for two days, Aug. 9 and 10. This year’s event will feature over 100 of the finest dressage riders from across Vermont, New England, and New York, all competing for top honors in 50 classes. A national competition, Vermont Dressage Days… Read More »

Suburban U16 Softball team completes season

The Suburban U-16 Babe Ruth Softball team, above, made up of 15 young women from southern Chittenden County, went a very respectable 8-6 this past season playing in a very competitive league consisting of mostly northern Vermont teams. The team would like to thank Middlebury Interactive Languages for its sponsorship. The Suburban softball team back… Read More »

Vermont Outlaws win Baseball Showdown

Vermont Outlaws win Baseball Showdown

The Vermont Outlaws, an under 17 baseball team led by Champlain Valley’s head baseball coach Tim Albertson, won four straight games to win the 10th Annual Heritage Summer Baseball Showdown July 18-20 at Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington and Williston Central School in Williston. The Outlaws, a summer baseball prep club that also… Read More »