Thank you, veterans

Thank you, veterans

In a Memorial Day tradition, local residents who gathered at Monday’s ceremony to honor local veterans took time to shake hands and individually thank the veterans in attendance. Shelburne U.S. Army veteran Spec. 4 Cullen Bullard greets neighbors and friends. See more Memorial Day photos page 16. For more coverage of Memorial Day click here

Charlotte hops farm gets a fresh start in Starksboro

A dairy farm nestled in the hills of Starksboro is getting a makeover – it’s becoming a hops farm. Julian Post of Champlain Valley Hops, previously known as Mount Philo Hops, is getting the farm in working order for the upcoming planting season. “We’ve acquired additional fields in Starksboro, which will be our main location… Read More »

Shelburne honors veterans

Shelburne honors veterans

Dozens gathered at the Veterans’ Memorial in Shelburne Monday morning to honor U.S. service members past and present. Leading the ceremony on the Parade Ground near the memorial were (top) organizer and retired Army Col. Bud Ockert, master of ceremonies Tom Little, guest speaker Col. Henry “Hank” Harder of Shelburne, and Rev. Leopold Bilodeau, a… Read More »

A welcome Storm

A welcome Storm

For more coverage click here. CVU’s catcher and co-captain Jacob Bortnick fist-bumps Storm Rushford at last Thursday’s Strike Out Cancer game on the Redhawks’ home field. CVU edged Essex for a 7-6 win. See story and photos on page 13.