Automaster installs electric charging station, solar array

Automaster installs electric charging station, solar array

The Automaster recently completed the installation of 36 roof-mounted solar panels and a dual-port electric car charging station at their MINI of Burlington dealership on Champlain Drive in Shelburne. The array and EV charger were made possible in part by a grant from Green Mountain Power. The DC fast charging station can bring an electric… Read More »

Recap on Shelburne Orchards’ buzzy weekend

Recap on Shelburne Orchards’ buzzy weekend

By Megan Humphrey On a day when bees would be happier in their hives, folks weathered the rain at Shelburne Orchards on Saturday to hear from local experts about the importance of bees in food production. Native bee researcher Anna Beauchemin explained a variety of native pollinators, how they eat, where they live, and why… Read More »

Shelburne Orchards announces Pie Fest winners

Shelburne Orchards announces Pie Fest winners

Shelburne Orchards held their 13th Annual Pie Fest Sunday, Sept. 28.  There were over 25 delectable apple pies displayed around the copper apple brandy still in the Cider House, but only four pies were left standing at the end of the day.  Judges Charlie Nardozzi (local gardening expert and foodie), Tom Roden (baker), and Peter… Read More »

VNA welcomes two Shelburne residents to new board positions

VNA welcomes two Shelburne residents to new board positions

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties announced the appointment of three new members and elected new officers to the VNA Board of Directors at their Fall Annual Board Retreat. Joe Hameline III of Shelburne is one of the three newly appointed board members. Hameline is Senior Vice President of Hameline… Read More »

Aubuchon offers paint recycling in Shelburne

PaintCare Vermont would like to announce that Aubuchon Hardware in Shelburne has joined its network of 58 locations in Vermont where residents and businesses from anywhere in the state can bring old, unwanted paint for recycling during regular business hours. Aubuchon is the only retailer in Shelburne accepting paint as part of the PaintCare program.… Read More »

CVU’s Eastman selected Athlete of the Year

CVU’s Eastman selected Athlete of the Year

The Vermont Sports Media Association (VSMA) has named former Champlain Valley Union High School’s Autumn Eastman as its High School Female Athlete of the Year. Eastman, a standout three-season athlete was elected by VSMA members from among all winners of the VSMA’s High School Athlete of the Month honors from September 2013 to June 2014. VSMA… Read More »

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

by Sheri Duff X-C runners claim third, fifth at Thetford Invitational        With her second place finish overall, Champlain Valley’s Sophia Gorman led the girls’ cross country team to a third place win at the Thetford Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 4. Carly Neeld finished in 12th place, Meara Heininger 28th, Jennifer Ireland 29th, and Emma Putre… Read More »

Covering the Field: Introducing Taylor Filardi

Covering the Field: Introducing Taylor Filardi

  by Sheri Duff Taylor Filardi is a hard-working perfectionist. At least that’s how Champlain Valley Union (CVU) head cheerleading coach Michelle Filardi begins to describe her senior captain. “Taylor is very valuable to her squad as a versatile cheerleader. She can cheer, tumble, jump, dance, fly and back spot. She is the reason I… Read More »