Shelburne native completes marathon for charity

Shelburne native Katie Edgerton, age 24, completed the Boston Marathon on April 21, raising 107 percent of her fundraising goal for FamilyAid Boston. Edgerton, who currently lives and works in Boston, ran the marathon with a goal of raising $5,000 for the nonprofit, which provides homeless families with shelter, housing, and the services they need… Read More »

Covering the Field: Introducing Clarke Shedd

By Sheri Duff Clarke Shedd is a committed athlete. Eager to discuss Shedd’s attributes, Champlain Valley Union (CVU) Head Track & Field Coach Eli Enman began, “Clarke is one of the hardest working athletes on the team. He is committed to improving through hard work and practice. Often at the beginning of practice, while other… Read More »

Redhawks Recap: May 8, 2014

By Sheri Duff Baseball on winning streak Champlain Valley scored eight runs in the first inning to cruise past South Burlington 15-0 in five innings on Friday at home. During the Strike Out Cancer game rescheduled from Thursday, Sam Mikell went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and Will Potter went 2-for-3 with three RBIs to lead CVU. Deagan… Read More »

Ready your wooden deck now

With the long-awaited arrival of spring, it’s high time to ready your wooden deck for the summer fun ahead. Tackling the project sooner, rather than later, is smart for a couple of reasons. “Not only is it more comfortable to work in springtime temperatures, but deck stain forms the most durable, long-lasting finish in mild… Read More »

Spring Grow It! Garden workshops May 12

The Vermont Community Garden Network (VCGN) presents the 2014 Spring Grow It! Workshops for community and school garden leaders in partnership with Charlie Nardozzi. The Grow It! Workshops provide garden leaders with timely training and networking opportunities at seven regional locations around the state. The Winooski workshop is presented in partnership with local and regional groups, the… Read More »