Drum ‘n Spin at the Field House

Drum ‘n Spin at the Field House

Over 28 riders participated in and donated to the first live Drum ’n Spin fundraiser at Shelburne Field House on March 4. Led by spin instructor Tom Clark and accompanied by 2008 Grammy Award-winning musician and Shelburne resident Zach Harmon on the drums, the event raised $204 for the Shelburne Food Shelf. “These types of efforts […]

Staycation in Shelburne

Staycation in Shelburne

These Shelburne business owners are offering a Staycation Passport, available for spring break (or beyond) for those who aren’t leaving town, but need to get away. The Passport includes a five-class card from Yoga Roots, a 1 hour Thai or table massage from Kristin Borquist, a one-hour Eminence facial from Rachel Ahari of the be.Skin […]

New BFFs: Shelburne business leaders and Pierson Library

Many exciting new mutually beneficial relationships may have been hatched last Wednesday evening as members of the Shelburne Business and Professional Association met for a networking meeting at Shelburne’s Pierson Library and heard of an amazing number of ways the business community and the library can benefit one another. Pierson Librarian Lara Keenan was ready […]

New owner for iconic Shelburne establishment

New owner for iconic Shelburne establishment

Jonathan Wish is a classically trained sushi chef, but that doesn’t mean you’re going to find Maki rolls on the menu at Buono Appetito any time soon. Wish knows the restaurant’s loyal customers are happy with the way things are so he has no intention of making any changes now that he has purchased the […]

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 […]