CVU girls basketball team makes history

CVU girls basketball team makes history

By Eli Hark Champlain Valley Union High School’s Girls Basketball team continued their win streak to 75 games without a loss passing Oxbow’s record for longest win streak in the VPA’s history after beating Rice 53-25. When freshman make varsity you always know there is something special and that they have the drive that most… Read More »

Zuckerman kicks off campaign for lieutenant governor

Zuckerman kicks off campaign for lieutenant governor

Vermont State Sen. David Zuckerman kicked off his campaign for lieutenant governor last Thursday, noting that though the Green Mountain state has been at the forefront of many issues nationwide, there are still things that need to be done. “While Vermont has led on so many issues,” said Zuckerman, who has been involved in politics… Read More »

Glycol leak causes evacuation at Charlotte Central School

Glycol leak causes evacuation at Charlotte Central School

Charlotte Central School was evacuated for the day Dec. 9. Students were brought by bus to the Charlotte Congregational Church after an initially unidentified smell, that was causing some students and staff members to become lightheaded, was discovered coming from the boiler room. In a recording sent to parents, Chittenden South Supervisory Union Chief of… Read More »

HANDS reaches out to older adults on Christmas

HANDS reaches out to older adults on Christmas

By Megan Humphrey, Founder & Executive Director of HANDS (Helping and Nurturing Diverse Seniors) In collaboration with the Burlington School Food Project, Champlain Valley Agency on Aging, Temple Sinai and the Elks Lodge among others, HANDS (Helping and Nurturing Diverse Seniors) is pleased to offer both a delivered meal and a sit-down dinner again this… Read More »

Audubon’s 116th Christmas Bird Count

Audubon’s 116th Christmas Bird Count

This year marks Audubon’s 116th Christmas Bird Count. The all-volunteer effort is conducted from Dec. 14 to Jan. 5. The Christmas Bird Count is a program of the National Audubon Society. It is an early-winter bird census, where thousands of volunteers across the US, Canada and many countries in the Western Hemisphere go out over… Read More »

Shopping with Chea

Shopping with Chea

We’re nearing the end of our shopping excursions for the year, but there are still so many people you need to buy for, and you’re losing steam … don’t worry. There’s lots of stuff right here in town, and you won’t have to fight for a parking spot. This week, sweets are sweet for anyone… Read More »

Scouts lend a helping hand to the homeless

Scouts lend a helping hand to the homeless

By Annmarie Curley, Wolf Den Co-Leader The 2nd grade Wolf den, from Shelburne Cub Scout Pack 607, selected the families at Harbor Place as the recipient of their community service project, a requirement on the Wolf Achievement Track. The cub scouts worked with their families, and Shelburne resident Laura Hall and her 4th grade daughter… Read More »