Fox Music Studio students applauded

Fox Music Studio students applauded

Congratulations to the students who performed at the Fox Music Studio piano recitals held June 14 at the Charlotte Congregational Church. Students attend the school from several Chittenden County communities. Charlotte students: Lucia Hackerman, Isabella Hackerman, Max Zinner, Deirdre Higgins, and Nora Cullen Hinesburg students: Colby Chatoff and Taylor Chatoff Shelburne students: Sasha Miller, Luke… Read More »

Clemmons Family Farm is grant finalist

Clemmons Family Farm is grant finalist

The Clemmons Family Farm on Greenbush Road in Charlotte was recently named as a finalist in an ArtPlace America National Creative Placemaking Fund grant competition. Owned and operated by Jack and Lydia Clemmons since 1962, it is one of the largest African American-owned farms in Vermont. ArtPlace America is a non-profit organization that focuses on… Read More »

VSO’s Summer Festival Visits Shelburne Museum July 4

VSO’s Summer Festival Visits Shelburne Museum July 4

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra plans a seven-concert TD Bank Summer Festival Tour July 2-9, including a July 4 performance at Shelburne Museum. With the theme “E Pluribus Unum,” the VSO’s program will highlight America’s musical melting pot. Its selections will feature music written by immigrant composers from around the world. “Our TD Bank Summer Festival… Read More »

Concerts on the Green kick off Friday

Concerts on the Green kick off Friday

The multi-genre Brooklyn-based band Lake Street Dive is returning to the Shelburne Museum this weekend as part of the Ben and Jerry’s Concerts on the Green summer concert series, and event organizers are gearing up for a rocking good time. The band, which plays a unique soulful mixture of southern rock, indie pop, jazz, and… Read More »

Remembering a Vermont literary hero

Remembering a Vermont literary hero

By Kevin O’Connor, VTDigger.org Six months ago, in snowy December, Vermont author Howard Frank Mosher wrote a letter to municipal leaders in Irasburg, a speck of a Northeast Kingdom town. “What an honor it is to present my beloved personal book collection to the Leach Memorial Library in Irasburg,” the 74-year-old began, “where my still-more-beloved… Read More »