Planting to tasting

Planting to tasting

Students from Vermont Day School in Shelburne recently had a full farm-to-table experience to learn about “the importance of eating locally and seasonally, from a nutritional and environmental perspective,” according to teacher Brea Schwartz. Their field trip took them to Guild Tavern restaurant in South Burlington for a kitchen tour with Philip Clayton, executive chef/owner… Read More »

Shelburne Police, Fire and Rescue

Oct. 3 at 8:19 a.m. Police checked on the welfare of an individual on Shelburne Road. All was well. Oct. 3 at 12:32 p.m. A caller reported a missing student from Burlington High School walked off from a visit at Wake Robin. Shelburne Police checked the area, but were unable to find the juvenile but… Read More »

Cases before Shelburne Ethics Committee remain unresolved

By MIKE DONOGHUE The Shelburne Ethics Committee has not scheduled hearings on either of the two pending cases before it, as of Tuesday morning. The committee, which was scheduled to have its regular monthly meeting this week, bumped the session to Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. in the town offices. Chairman Lee Suskin said… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

Shelburne’s annual tree lighting and carol singing Friday, Dec. 1 on the Village Green. Caroling will start at 5:45 p.m. followed by the annual lighting of the town tree at 6 p.m. Santa will make his grand arrival and lead the crowd to Town Hall, where kids can visit with him and enjoy hot beverages… Read More »

Shelburne awarded grant for Parade Ground tree care

Shelburne awarded grant for Parade Ground tree care

The Shelburne Tree Advisory Committee reports that Shelburne has been awarded a $1,350 grant to care for six trees showing wear and tear on the parade ground green in the village. The Caring for Canopy grant from the Vermont Urban and Community Forestry Program will fund root invigoration for six ash and sycamore trees along… Read More »

Hands to Honduras Tela volunteer meeting Dec. 3

Hands to Honduras Tela volunteer meeting Dec. 3

On Dec. 3 Hands to Honduras Tela – called H2HT – holds its second volunteer meeting ahead of the February 2018 service trip to Honduras. The meeting, at 5 p.m. at the Shelburne Town Offices, second floor, is for new and returning volunteers. Next year will be the organization’s 14th year conducting the trips and… Read More »

Chittenden State’s Attorney visits Shelburne Nov. 27

The Shelburne Democratic Committee hosts Chittenden County State’s Attorney Sarah George Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. at a free public forum at the town offices. George was deputy state’s attorney for six years until Gov. Phil Scott promoted her last January to fill the post vacated by T.J. Donovan, who was elected to be Vermont’s… Read More »

“Be a Santa to a Senior” gift program cheers seniors

The holidays can be a difficult time for seniors who are unable to spend them with friends or loved ones. In fact, isolated seniors are at greater risk for loneliness, anxiety, and depression. The local Home Instead Senior Care office serving Chittenden, Lamoille, Franklin, Addison, and Grand Isle counties invites the community to take part… Read More »

Wreath Stroll benefits Alzheimer’s Association

The Arbors holiday Wreath Stroll returns this year from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 30 with proceeds supporting the Alheimer’s Association and AgeWell’s Meals on Wheels. Wreaths uniquely decorated by 35 area businesses and individuals will be on display and sold at a silent auction. The event will also feature music by Champlain Valley Union… Read More »

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