Hinesburg Community School celebrates the harvest

Hinesburg Community School celebrates the harvest

More than 250 people enjoyed a delicious, seasonal meal carefully prepared by the Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU) Junior Iron Chef Team at Hinesburg Community School (HCS) in October. The school cafeteria had a restaurant feel with aproned waiters and dinner music. This annual Harvest Dinner was truly a school-wide event, with kindergarteners contributing… Read More »

The Jackson Gallery at Town Hall Theater presents: “From Farm to Feast”

The Jackson Gallery at Town Hall Theater presents: “From Farm to Feast”

The Jackson Gallery in Middlebury will be filled with original, handmade and hand printed art, fine crafts and photography celebrating Vermont agriculture and its bounty. This exhibition will feature twenty-two regional artists whose work represents a wide variety of media and styles. All have been inspired by our local agrarian landscape and imagery in their… Read More »

“Blue Ribbons & Burlesque” shown at the Vermont History Museum

“Blue Ribbons & Burlesque” shown at the Vermont History Museum

The Vermont Historical Society is pleased to announce a new exhibit at the Vermont History Museum opening on Nov. 21 from 1 to 4pm. “Blue Ribbons & Burlesque: The Country-Fair Photography of Charles Fish” will feature the photographer’s talk about the evolution of the country fair at 2pm. “The black and white photographs of Charles… Read More »

Little Red Schoolhouse update

Little Red Schoolhouse update

By Ginger Isham  for the St. George Historical and Conservation Trust The St. George Little Red Schoolhouse committee is happy to announce we are almost ready to open the schoolhouse for events. We hope people will want to use it for birthday parties, small weddings, anniversaries, baby showers, meetings, family gatherings and Christmas events. We… Read More »

VTrans offers signing bonuses and other news

VTrans offers signing bonuses and other news

The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) is offering additional incentives to help recruit frontline maintenance workers and mechanics this season. From now through December 31st, newly hired plow drivers and mechanics who already have a commercial driver’s license (CDL) will receive a total of $1,000 in bonuses over the course of their first year of… Read More »

Soil regeneration and clean water touted as foundation for healthy food at annual Vermont Farm to Plate Gathering

Soil regeneration and clean water touted as foundation for healthy food at annual Vermont Farm to Plate Gathering

“Farm in nature’s image” was the takeaway message shared by Ray Archuleta, Conservation Agronomist at the USDA Natural Resources and Conservation Service (NRCS) and keynote speaker at the fifth annual Farm to Plate Annual Gathering. Held annually at the end of October, the Gathering is the one time each year when the entire Farm to… Read More »