Provost steps down as CVU head football coach

Provost steps down as CVU head football coach

By Mal Boright When the Champlain Valley Union High football team opens the 2015 season, there will be a new coach in charge for the fourth time in the program’s 10-year history. Jim Provost recently announced that he is putting away his clipboard and whistle after seven years as the chieftain of the gridiron Redhawks… Read More »

Parks and Rec

Happy Thanksgiving from Shelburne Parks and Recreation! We are thankful for being part of such a vibrant community. Shelburne’s Annual Tree Lighting and singing! Friday, Dec. 5 on the Village Green: Mark your calendars for this annual holiday event. The night begins with singing at 5:45pm on the Village Green followed by the lighting of the town tree and… Read More »

Milestones

Milestones

Deaths Jules Coté – Essex Jules Coté, 78, of Essex passed away on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the Vermont Respite House in Williston. He was born Sept.10, 1936 in Asbestos, Quebec, son of Raoul and Marie-Anna Coté. Jules graduated from Dartmouth College in 1960, and Boston University with a Masters Degree in 1965. Jules… Read More »

‘Tis the season to safeguard your identity

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is an exciting time. But from the crowded malls to the big online markdowns, a silent threat lurks – one with the ability to wipe out your good financial standing and make it a not-so-jolly holiday for you and your family. Just as you would assess your… Read More »

VCAB reviews infant deaths, issues report to State

The following press release was sent out by Lynn Bruce of the Department for Children and Families (DCF) this morning.   For Immediate Release: November 21, 2014 For More Information: Acting AHS Secretary Harry Chen at (802) 871-3009 or 871-3008 and DCF Commissioner Ken Schatz at (802) 871-3385 or 871-3390. Acting AHS Secretary Harry Chen… Read More »

Shopping Shelburne with Sadie

Shopping Shelburne with Sadie

By Sadie Williams The holiday season, for all its promise of comfort and cheer, offers up a dizzying paradox. While visions of relaxing by the fire with family and friends or zipping through the snow on weekend adventures gives this time of year a sense of chilly excitement, the more sober reality is that the… Read More »

“Wait Until Dark” receives rave reviews

“Wait Until Dark” receives rave reviews

by Margery Sharp The media often numbs us to the reality of crime, bodily harm, and disaster. Playgoers will find the Shelburne Players’ production of “Wait Until Dark” by Frederick Knott a compelling representation of a crime ably directed and staged by Adam Cunningham. Although written in the sixties, last week’s opening night performance held… Read More »

Give thanks by giving blood this holiday season

The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood to help ensure sufficient blood supplies are available for patients this holiday season. Blood donations often decline during the holidays when donors get busy with travel and family gatherings, but the need for blood remains steady. Someone in the U.S. needs… Read More »