Anyone who works with children knows something that many others don’t: kids are thoughtful. They love to talk about their ideas, and those ideas are frequently really good. Stan Williams, an instructional coach and humanities teacher at Champlain Valley Union High School, recently received a $15,000 grant to support the school’s Think Tank, a program… Read More »
Camp Pok-O-MacCready is in Willsboro, N.Y. The camp’s location was incorrect in an article Aug. 3 about a young hiker.
A crew from the Travel Channel visited Shelburne’s Vermont Artisan Village last weekend as part of a ‘must see’ segment for visitors coming to the Burlington area. Here the crew is filming Bijou Chocolates owner Kevin Toohey at his shop at the Village. The segment is due to air in late June.
Shelburne Farmers Market will open for the season on Saturday, May 27. This week, on Thursday, April 27, the Farmers Market vendors and others who would like to learn more about becoming vendors at the popular market will meet at the Shelburne Town Offices at 7pm for a preview of the coming season. Farmers Market… Read More »
October 2016 Grades K-2 Kindergarten has been studying fall. This week we have worked on apples, tasting different types, making applesauce, and tasting other apple things. Yummy!! Kindergarten has also implemented “All Kindergarten Morning Meeting” every Friday. Each class takes a turn to lead a morning meeting for all three kindergarten teams. The components include:… Read More »
Those looking for a good night’s sleep can find a new place to shop on Shelburne Road. Michael Hassenberg has opened Natural Mattress, expanding on the organic resources he has been offering at his other venture, The Green Life, in downtown Burlington. Hassenberg is proud to offer mattresses that are free of chemicals. They are… Read More »
Hinesburg Community Police Station Open House – I would like to thank the community for participating in our open house and the Fire Department’s Fun Day. It is always a pleasure to get to meet new residents and say hello to the not so new residents. Drug Take Back – On Saturday, October 22, from… Read More »
This February, volunteers for Hands to Honduras – Tela (H2HT) will travel to the Central American Republic of Honduras to team with local people in projects to benefit Honduran communities. Each year, volunteers travel to Honduras to work on a variety of projects. According to the H2HT website, past projects have included constructing a center… Read More »
A new “Welcome to Charlotte” sign will be installed, replacing the former one on the southern end of Spear Street. Charlotte Selectboard Chairman Lane Morrison said he believes the previous sign was stolen. Morrison’s remarks came during the Aug. 22 board meeting as fellow board members voted unanimously to approve the purchase of a replacement… Read More »