Shelburne Vineyards recently received their results from the three competitions they entered this year, and they couldn’t be happier. In the 2014 Atlantic Seaboard event, Shelburne Vineyard’s wines were tasted alongside 572 other wines from roughly 112 wineries in states along the Atlantic Coast. The vineyard was one of the few wineries that received more… Read More »

Shelburne’s Meiler named USATF Athlete of the Week

Shelburne’s Meiler named USATF Athlete of the Week

Flo Meiler of Shelburne, age 80, has won yet another accolade. After an impressive performance at last week’s Masters Outdoor Championships at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C. she was named the USA Track & Field (USATF) Athlete of the week. Of the 14 events that she participated in during Nationals, she won eight gold… Read More »

Suburban U16 Softball team completes season

Suburban U16 Softball team completes season

The Suburban U-16 Babe Ruth Softball team, above, made up of 15 young women from southern Chittenden County went a very respectable 8-6 this past season playing in a very competitive league consisting of mostly northern Vermont teams. The team would like to thank Middlebury Interactive Languages for its sponsorship. The Suburban softball team back… Read More »

Vermont Dressage Days return to the Champlain Valley

Vermont Dressage Days return to the Champlain Valley

The Champlain Valley Exposition will play host to the 10th annual Vermont Dressage Days for two days, Aug. 9 and 10. This year’s event will feature over 100 of the finest dressage riders from across Vermont, New England, and New York, all competing for top honors in 50 classes. A national competition, Vermont Dressage Days… Read More »

Milestones

Milestones

Deaths Patricia Young – Shelburne Daughter, sister, wife, mother, nana, best friend, mentor, and educator: Pat passed away peacefully at home on July 25, 2014. For almost two and a half years Pat lived a rich life despite being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. She navigated those times with an air of positivism and a desire to maintain… Read More »

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery welcomes summer exhibit

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery welcomes summer exhibit

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery will host a new exhibit “Summer Horizons: New Vermont Paintings by Bonnie Acker” until Sept. 16. The exhibit opens with a public reception with the artist on Friday, Aug. 8 from 5:30-7:30pm and all are invited to attend. Acker’s work is joyously rendered, and reflects her multifaceted approach to life: “I wear many… Read More »

Wake Robin welcomes new president

Wake Robin welcomes new president

Patrick McKee was introduced as the new President and CEO of Wake Robin at an open house hosted by Vermont’s first lifecare community on Tuesday, July 22. McKee assumes his role following Allie Stickney’s retirement. Prior to accepting his new position, McKee was the president at Challenge Workforce Solutions in Ithaca, N.Y. As president of… Read More »

Shelburne grads gather to celebrate 50th year

Shelburne grads gather to celebrate 50th year

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the last graduating class of Shelburne High School an all class reunion celebration took place last weekend at the Shelburne Town Offices with many former students, families, friends, and teachers in attendance. The buffet dinner on Saturday night was followed by a special teacher recognition presentation and a… Read More »

Fund established to remember Will Hagedorn

The Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, and Vermont Parks Forever, a private foundation in support of Vermont State Parks, will announce the establishment of the Will Cameron Hagedorn Mount Philo Forever Fund at a public ceremony at 2pm on Sunday, July 27 at Mt. Philo State Park in Charlotte. The fund is created in… Read More »