State identifies four summer safety corridors

The State Highway Safety Office of the Vermont Agency of Transportation has announced the locations of the 2019 Operation Safety Corridor that will be the focus of a public awareness campaign now through the end of August. Created by the Agency of Transportation, Vermont State Police, and Department of Motor Vehicles in 2017, Operation Safety… Read More »

New vendors set up shop at Shelburne Farmers Market

New vendors set up shop at Shelburne Farmers Market

ROSALYN GRAHAM Correspondent Weather is always the topic of conversation in Vermont, and never more so than at the Farmers Market, where everyone, vendors and shoppers alike, are happy when the sun shines. Although the second week of the Shelburne Farmers Market looked rather cloudy as the market opened at 9 a.m., the sun came… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

22nd Annual Back to the Beach Night Tuesday, June 18, from 6-8 p.m.   Join us at Shelburne Beach for a fun picnic to kick off the start of beach season. A bounce house will provide entertainment for the kids, and be sure to bring your swimsuit. Please bring a dish to share for the picnic.… Read More »

News from Pierson Library

News from Pierson Library

Library construction update Progress continues to be made on all fronts simultaneously; every day a number of different crews are on site working hard. The big dig on the north side of the building is trenching to hook up to the sewer, with a second trench to handle all the storm water from the town… Read More »

Obituary – Walter Ernest Houghton

Obituary – Walter Ernest Houghton

Walter Ernest Houghton 1940-2019 Walter Ernest Houghton, 78, went to be with the Lord, on March 13, 2019, while surrounded by his family.  Born Dec. 18, 1940, in Rutland, Vt., his homestead was Bridgewater Corners. Walter was the oldest of Earl and Ruth Houghton’s three children. He attended Woodstock High school, and graduated in 1958.… Read More »

Evans and Sivo accepted to Snelling Center Leadership class

The Snelling Center for Government announced that Jeffrey Evans and Scott Sivo of Shelburne have been accepted into the Vermont School Leadership Project’s Class of 2020.  A non-partisan, non-profit organization, the Snelling Center fosters responsible and ethical civic leadership, encourages public service by private citizens and promotes informed citizen participation in shaping public policy in… Read More »

Small Dog Follies

Small Dog Follies

Wake Robin has a special club that boasts mental health benefits for all who join including the four-legged members. Each Saturday at Wake Robin, the “Small Dog Follies” group meets at the park with their dogs. Currently a club of eight retirees, the group gets together for both human and K-9 socialization. From left to… Read More »