Hats off to the Ladies of the Lake’s 10th anniversary

By Chea Waters Evans Once a month, a group of women from the area gather together to catch up, have a bite to eat, and put on a fancy hat. These aren’t your typical “ladies who lunch,” though. Their hats are loud and their laughter is louder, and they stand for everything fun and freeing […]

Shelburne’s Aronsson captures first win

Molly Aronsson of Shelburne shot a final-round even-par 72 to capture the 2014 Island Resort Championship on Sunday at Sweetgrass Golf Club. She finished at 1-under for the three-day tournament, one stroke in front of her college teammate at the University of Washington, Sadena Parks. Aronsson becomes the ninth first-time winner on the Symetra Tour […]

Shelburne church celebrates Fourth of July

Shelburne will celebrate its 52nd Annual July 4 Chicken Barbeque, Auction, and Bazaar to benefit the Methodist Church on Friday, July 4, this year. “At 9am there’s a line of people waiting to get in to the white elephant sale,” Julie Broadway, chair of the annual sale, explained, “The barbeque starts at 11am and the […]

Safety Spot

By Jim Buell 2nd Asst. Chief, Shelburne Fire Dept. Summer has arrived! A lot of us will be taking a vacation, but fire doesn’t. Please stay vigilant around the issue of fire safety. Here are some tips that may help keep you, your family, and your home safe. Keep a fire extinguisher near your BBQ, […]

SCHIP celebrates 10th Anniversary

The schedule of monthly celebrations for SCHIP is as follows by: July: Charlotte month—all Charlotte residents get 10 percent off in store August: Raffle month—proceeds go to Charlotte Food Shelf September: Shelburne month —all Shelburne residents get 10 percent off in store plus Volunteer Party October: Hinesburg month—all Hinesburg residents get 10 percent off in […]

Planning Commission briefed on Shoreland Protection Law

At its meeting on June 26, Trey Martin, Senior Counsel in the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) at the Agency of Natural Resources, and Susan Warren, Manager of the Lakes and Ponds program at DEC, briefed Commission members on the provisions of the recently enacted Shoreland Protections Act which will take effect on July 1, […]

Selectboard addresses natural resources, budget changes

By Heather McKim At the June 24 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard, Police Officer Chris Morrell and police dog Buck were recognized for their service to the town of Shelburne. Morrell and his canine partner are retiring from the force. State Representatives to Montpelier Joan Lenes and Kate Webb were present at Tuesday night’s meeting […]

Shelburne Farms Summer Concert Series begins July 9

Shelburne’s Parks and Recreation have planned another great line up of artists for community members to enjoy this summer at the Farm Barn. Set up a lawn chair and blanket, bring a picnic dinner, or enjoy food and drinks from the concession stand sponsored by the Recreation Committee. This event is certain to be a […]

The Readers Write

Kudos to Majestic Bingo Had some bingo playing family members come for a weekend visit, therefore, we made arrangement to take them to play bingo at Tenneybrook Plaza in Shelburne. We went on Saturday for the 2pm session (there is also an evening session). Not many people were there, however, so the owner (a lovely […]

Freelance writers: create sense out of your business cents

Financial instructor Christine Moriarty will be teaching a mini-course at the Writer’s Barn in Shelburne on Wednesday, July 16. The course will focus on managing money as a free-lance writer or independent author and cultivating tools that can be immediately applied to your vocation. The workshop covers: building your writing income for the long term, […]

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