Shelburne girls lacrosse team completes undefeated season

Shelburne girls lacrosse team completes undefeated season

Throughout the entire season, a total of 10 games in the Northern Vermont Girl’s Youth Lacrosse League (NVGYLL), the Shelburne’s girls 7th and 8th grade team remained undefeated. They were even able to remain strong even in the hot temperatures against Williston and Rutland during the final jamboree Sunday, June 8 in Shelburne. “It’s sad… Read More »

Three-peat hopes dashed in valiant effort

Three-peat hopes dashed in valiant effort

The Redhawks and its 10-game postseason winning streak was dealt a 2-1 Division I semifinal blow by the Green Knights on Tuesday afternoon in Hinesburg. Champlain Valley took the lead in the first inning off an RBI single by Hayden Smith, but Rice came roaring back in the fifth inning with two runs of its… Read More »

Green Knights golf team wins first state crown

Green Knights golf team wins first state crown

The Rice Memorial High School Boys Golf Team captured its first ever Division II State championship in the history of its athletic program on Wednesday, June 4 at the Country Club of Vermont. Shelburne residents, freshman Harrison Thayer and junior Brendan Thompson, competing in the third and fourth spots respectively, helped the team finished with… Read More »

Shelburne’s Crea Lintilhac receives honorary degree

Shelburne’s Crea Lintilhac receives honorary degree

Shelburne resident Crea Lintilhac was one of seven outstanding individuals to receive honorary degrees at the University of Vermont’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 18. A 1978 graduate of the University of Vermont (UVM), Lintilhac was awarded an honorary doctorate in humane letters in recognition of her contributions as a dedicated public servant, activist, and… Read More »

Locals enjoy annual BikeFest

Locals enjoy annual BikeFest

BikeFest, an annual event organized by Friends of Shelburne Paths, was incredibly well attended thanks to the return of summer weather last Saturday morning in Shelburne. Organizers Susan Hull Grasso, Sara Blum, Pam Nuovo, and Gabriela Meyer estimated that 44 bikes were tuned, 12 youngsters participated in the Kids Learn to Ride, and 25 cyclists… Read More »

Selectboard opens dialog with Planning Commission

By Heather McKim The Shelburne Selectboard spent part of its May 27 meeting talking with the Planning Commission. “The Planning Commission plans,” Commission Chair Kate Lalley said, pausing, “for the short term, and we’re the public board really charged with taking the long view.” This long view could extend out 50 to 100 years, and… Read More »

Report from Montpelier: June 5, 2014

Investments in Vermont environment and infrastructure In Rep. Kate Webb and Joan Lenes’ last column for the season, they have highlighted a few pieces of legislation passed this year that protect Vermont’s environment and infrastructure. Capital Investments in our State: The capital bill includes the culmination of a six-year effort to provide a strategy and… Read More »