Ann Roche is moving to South Burlington

Ann Roche is moving to South Burlington

There is sad news on Shelburne Road. Ann Roche is moving her furniture store to 370 Dorset Street in South Burlington. Roche is looking to downsize but has decidedly mixed feelings about the change. “Shelburne has been fantastic to me,” she said. By the end of April, she hopes to be at the new location, […]

Shelburne Tractor Supply donates 56 bags of pet food

Staff Report The Tractor Supply Company store in Shelburne is donating 56 bags of pet food to feed local dogs and cats in search of forever homes. “Tractor Supply is a partner for those working hard to connect homeless pets with loving families,” said Jim Landry, manager of the Shelburne Tractor Supply store. “We are […]

Scott Hadley recognized as top advisor

Shelburne resident Scott Hadley CLU ChFC of Hadley Financial Group in South Burlington was recognized as one of Eagle Strategies top 200 advisors in the country. Eagle Strategies LLC is a registered investment advisor, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of New York Life. As one of the top advisers in the country, Hadley qualified to attend […]

Kristin Dodge is the new director of development for the Vermont Historical Society

Staff report Kristin Dodge has been promoted to director of development for the Vermont Historical Society. In November 2015, the society hired Kristin as a development officer to support the goal of making Vermont heritage come alive throughout the state. “With the retirement of Development Director Jane Campbell, Kristin was the perfect choice to take […]

Orton Family Foundation announces director of marketing and communications

Staff Report Orton Family Foundation Executive Director David Leckey announced the hiring of Katherine McQuade as director of marketing and communications. McQuade’s background includes executive leadership in marketing for companies in the global tech sector and teaching organizational leadership at the university-level. “A proven leader with marketing savvy, we are delighted that Katherine is joining […]

Dairy Banquet recognizes Vermont quality milk producers

Staff report Vermont dairy farmers were recognized for producing high quality cow and goat milk at the Dairy Farmers’ Appreciation Banquet on Jan. 28 during the 82nd Vermont Farm Show. The 2015 overall highest-quality (cow) milk award was presented to Allan and Karen Bathalon of North Troy. The 2015 overall highest-quality goat milk award was […]

Beer in Vermont, important to the economy

Beer in Vermont, important to the economy

Cameron Kovach, Vermont correspondent Vermont’s craft beer industry has experienced remarkable growth. In just five years, the number of breweries in the state has more than doubled. Today, we have more craft breweries per capita than any other state. It’s not just the quantity of breweries, though, that’s impressive. Vermont brewers have gained an international […]

Big changes for CCTA and Green Mountain Transit Agency

Big changes for CCTA and Green Mountain Transit Agency

Staff report In the coming months, the Chittenden County Transportation Authority and the Green Mountain Transit Agency will rebrand to become Green Mountain Transit. The merger became legal in 2011, now a formal rebranding is taking place to promote one unified regional agency. In conjunction with the rebranding effort, Green Mountain Transit will introduce new […]

Ark Veterinary Hospital welcomes Katie Manges, DVM

Ark Veterinary Hospital welcomes Katie Manges, DVM

Submitted by Ark Veterinary Hospital Katie Manges, DVM, has joined Shelburne’s Ark Veterinary Hospital. “We’re very excited to have her join our practice,” Bill Kellner, DVM said. “At the same time, we will all miss Dr. Paul Urband who practiced at Ark for more than 10 years. Dr. Urband retired after a long and wonderful […]

SBPA Mixer at the Pierson Library

Shelburne’s Pierson Library is a great resource for local businesses, and from 6:30pm to 8pm on Wednesday, Feb. 17, Librarian Lara Keenan will introduce members of the Shelburne Business and Professional Association to all those resources at the SBPA mixer being held at the library. Members and potential members of the SBPA are welcome to […]