It’s Time to Remove Bird Feeders

It’s Time to Remove Bird Feeders

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department recommends taking down bird feeders from April 1 through November 30 to avoid attracting black bears that will be coming out of their winter dens to seek an early spring meal. Bears are attracted to suet and bird seed, especially black oil sunflower seed.  Bringing feeders in at night… Read More »

CVU’s Kevin Riell remembered with scholarship

CVU’s Kevin Riell remembered with scholarship

By Sheri Duff The outpouring of support extended to Kevin Riell’s family after his unexpected death in December has resulted in a Champlain Valley Union (CVU) scholarship named for the school’s longtime director of co-curricular activity. “The Riell family is humbled by all the donations made in Kevin’s memory,” shared Linda Riell, Kevin’s wife. “We… Read More »

Annual fashion show to benefit VNA returns April 9

Annual fashion show to benefit VNA returns April 9

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) will host its popular Spring Blooms! Fashion Show and Luncheon on Thursday, April 9. This spring, the fashion show will take place at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center in Burlington; over 300 guests are expected to attend in support of the Janet S. Munt Family Room, the VNA’s Parent-Child… Read More »

Development Review Board Draft Agenda

Wednesday, April 1, 7pm Town Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public Comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Approval of Minutes March 18, 2015 Design Review Application(S) Application CU15-01 (Continued) Application by John Giebink for Conditional Use approval for the expansion and reconstruction of an existing structure within the 100 foot setback from… Read More »

Report from Montpelier

by Rep. Joan Lenes Thank you to all who have gotten in touch with ideas on the State’s budget. It is never an easy process and seems even more difficult this session. The more input we get from Vermonters, the broader the range of possibilities. We are certainly thinking beyond any box I have seen… Read More »

Planning Commission Draft Agenda

Thursday, March 26, 6pm Shelburne Municipal Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Approval of Agenda Commissioner Questions and Comments Work Session Continued discussion of Form Based Zoning proposal Approval of Minutes Feb. 26, 2015 Open to the Public Limited individual comment on subjects not included on agenda. Proposed Amendments to Zoning Bylaw Continuation of… Read More »

SUMC hosts free Easter egg hunt

The Shelburne United Methodist Church will be holding a free Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 4 at 10am. Participants can meet in the Fellowship Hall. To start off the event there will be a reading of an Easter story, followed by an outdoor egg hunt. Afterward, there will be opportunities for coloring, arts and… Read More »

Register 4-legged friends by April 1

Register 4-legged friends by April 1

The Town of Shelburne encourages every pet owner to get their dog and cat, six months of age or older, registered by Wednesday, April 1. To register your pet, either send in the latest rabies certificate (Town of Shelburne, PO Box 88, Shelburne, VT 05482) or bring it to the office Monday through Friday 8:30am-5pm. For… Read More »