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 […]

The Automaster holds ribbon cutting for newly renovated BMW showroom

The Automaster holds ribbon cutting for newly renovated BMW showroom

The Automaster has completed the final details of their BMW showroom renovation and celebrated its completion with a ribbon cutting ceremony held on Nov. 11. The total renovation included stripping the existing building down to the structural steel and rebuilding a completely updated showroom, with an expansion of 980 square feet of new showroom space […]

Todd Sarandos joins Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman Realty

Todd Sarandos joins Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman Realty

Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman Realty is pleased to announce Todd Sarandos has joined the firm as a realtor. Sarandos joins his wife, Dana Valentine, a highly accomplished realtor in Chittenden County. His business experience, design and build expertise, and knowledge of the local real estate market will complement and expand Valentine’s services to buyers […]

Mystics with Mortgages

Mystics with Mortgages

By Elizabeth Flynn Campbell  Seeking On my way home a while back, I passed several cars pulled over by the side of the road, their drivers and passengers compelled to stop their rush to wherever in order to gaze at the super moon that glowed like a mysterious beacon over the red barn at the […]

Shelburne Vineyard introduces new wine variety

Shelburne Vineyard announced the first public release of a new red wine varietal to Vermont oenophiles. The varietal, called Petite Pearl, was released for tasting on Nov. 14 at the Vineyard Tasting Room on Shelburne Road in Shelburne, just in time for the holiday season. Shelburne Vineyard may be the first Vermont winery to bring […]