Shelburne News prepares for final edition of the year

The Shelburne News will publish its last edition of 2014 next Tuesday, Dec. 23. Interested readers, businesses, and friends of the Shelburne News should send letters-to-the-editor, calendar notices, press releases, photos, and other notes of interest to news@windridgepublishing.com by noon on Friday, Dec. 19 for inclusion in the final publication of the year. The next… Read More »

The Readers Write

Thanks for clear roads Shelburne has the luck to have road and sidewalk crews that do their job excellently and then, we have businesses or people who clean their driveways and put their snow back onto the sidewalks. I walked the past two days from Davis Park to the Post Office on one day and… Read More »

Parks and Rec News

Shelburne Parks and Recreation Holiday Office Hours:  The Recreation Office will close at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 24 through Friday, Dec. 26. We will also close at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 31 through Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. We wish everyone a safe, happy and healthy holiday season.   Town Facility Reservations Deadline: Gym or Activity Room reservations for… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Red Clover and Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book Discussion for Homeschoolers: All homeschoolers are invited to join us on Friday, Dec. 19 from 10:30am to noon. Younger students (grades K-3) will hear a Red Clover Award nominee, while older students (grades 4-8) will discuss the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award contender “One Came Home” by Amy Timberlake.… Read More »

Partnership is key to ongoing effort to mitigate agricultural impacts on Lake Champlain

By Chuck Ross, Secretary of The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets With the recent series of meetings by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the Lake Champlain Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) there has been much discussion about the agricultural water quality efforts ongoing in the State. As the Secretary of Agriculture, I am… Read More »

SCS’ CY Mentoring Program celebrates the season

SCS’ CY Mentoring Program celebrates the season

Shelburne Community School’s (SCS) Connecting Youth (CY) Mentoring Program celebrated the season with a pizza and craft party for all mentors, mentees, and mentee families. Participants enjoyed delicious pizza from Buono’s, constructed duct tape creations, and decorated gingerbread houses, which were then raffled off at the SCS Holiday Craft Fair. Mentor and mentee pairs meet… Read More »

Gov. Shumlin, UVM accepts applications for cabinet-level graduate internships

Gov. Peter Shumlin and the University of Vermont are accepting applications for the Vermont Governor’s Cabinet Graduate Internship Program. The program, administered by the UVM Department of Community Development and Applied Economics Master of Public Administration program, provides opportunities for top graduate students to work alongside state officials, doing meaningful work for the state while… Read More »