South Tank cell tower debate

Shelburne’s Water Commission is looking to boost its budget in the face of a $422,000 price tag for upgrades and expenditures. Cell antennas attached to Shelburne’s South Tank generate approximately $100,000 in revenue each year. Where that revenue goes was the focus of a presentation by the Water Commission at the Aug. 11 meeting of […]

Local youth test their entrepreneurial talents

Local youth test their entrepreneurial talents

Youth Day at Shelburne Farmers Market on the Parade Ground is a day when teens and pre-teens join the regular market vendors to offer their products to the crowd of shoppers who regularly attend the popular market. Saturday, Sept. 5, is Youth Day at Shelburne Farmers Market on the Parade Ground. Market Manager Tod Whitaker said children […]

Community gathering celebrates cultures and new beginnings

Community gathering celebrates cultures and new beginnings

American dishes, along with foods from an array of cultures, spanned the length of three picnic tables at Ethan Allen Homestead in Burlington on Saturday. Jacob Bogre, of Colchester, made his rounds, taking great care to speak to every family at the Association of Africans Living in Vermont (AALV) Annual Community Gathering. More than 200 […]

Dragonheart Vermont takes on the world at championship competition

Dragonheart Vermont takes on the world at championship competition

Three Shelburne residents are in Welland, Ontario, getting ready to compete in the International Dragon Boat Federation World Championship. Kim Dittus, Linda Retchin and Tag Carpenter are three of the sixteen members of Dragonheart Vermont who will be representing the United States against teams from 25 other countries. Breast cancer survivor Dittus is an oncologist […]

Celebrating Shelburne

Celebrating Shelburne

In Shelburne, the third Saturday in August is special. That is Shelburne Day, when the regular Shelburne Farmers Market vendors, local farmers, crafters, bakers, chefs and more, are joined by dozens of other local businesses and organizations eager to tell their stories, display their products, talk to their old friends and new friends, and celebrate […]