Shelburne grads gather to celebrate 50th year

Shelburne grads gather to celebrate 50th year

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the last graduating class of Shelburne High School an all class reunion celebration took place last weekend at the Shelburne Town Offices with many former students, families, friends, and teachers in attendance. The buffet dinner on Saturday night was followed by a special teacher recognition presentation and a… Read More »

Fund established to remember Will Hagedorn

The Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, and Vermont Parks Forever, a private foundation in support of Vermont State Parks, will announce the establishment of the Will Cameron Hagedorn Mount Philo Forever Fund at a public ceremony at 2pm on Sunday, July 27 at Mt. Philo State Park in Charlotte. The fund is created in… Read More »

Ladies of the Lake celebrate 10 years

Ladies of the Lake celebrate 10 years

Once a month a group of women don red hats and gather for a bite to eat, conversation, and fun. Even the Society’s 10-year anniversary celebration last week did not deviate from the groups’ initial focus. After the Ladies of the Lake enjoyed a barbecue luncheon, catered by the Dutch Mill Restaurant, the festivities continued… Read More »

So that’s why it’s called “Falls Road”

So that’s why it’s called “Falls Road”

It’s difficult for bikers and cyclists to share the road, as many individuals from both parties lack knowledge of the laws that govern our traffic ways. Even when rules are known, they are often not followed. Most of us know more than a few drivers upset by how cyclists ride and cyclists upset by how… Read More »

Vermont man charged for feeding bears

Vermont man charged for feeding bears

Jeffrey Messier, 54, of Black Falls Road was charged with feeding bears after Game Warden Sgt. Carl Wedin received a report of a bear being killed in self-defense at a neighboring residence on June 22. Sgt. Wedin responded and recovered the bear. Its stomach contained a large number of sunflower seeds. The investigating warden went… Read More »

Walk for Wishes: A family affair

By Sadie Williams The annual Walk for Wishes will be held on Sunday, Sept. 14 at the Shelburne Museum. The donations made to the Walk for Wishes support the wish-giving program that is at the center of Make-A-Wish Vermont. This is the eleventh walk, and with the museum as the new venue, it’s sure to… Read More »

By Phyl Newbeck Starting this weekend, carnivores of Chittenden County will have a new place to fulfill their craving for Vermont-raised meat. Green Pasture Meats of New Haven will be moving next door to the Bearded Frog, selling pasture-raised beef, pork, lamb, and other products. Green Pasture Meats owner Mark Smith, a Shelburne resident, has… Read More »

SHS marks 50th anniversary with summer celebration

SHS marks 50th anniversary with summer celebration

June 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the last graduating class of Shelburne High School (SHS). To celebrate the occasion, the Class of 1964 is organizing an all classes SHS reunion on July 18 and 19. All former SHS students, their grade school classmates, families, friends, and teachers are encouraged to attend. On Friday, July… Read More »

Shelburne’s Aronsson captures first win

Molly Aronsson of Shelburne shot a final-round even-par 72 to capture the 2014 Island Resort Championship on Sunday at Sweetgrass Golf Club. She finished at 1-under for the three-day tournament, one stroke in front of her college teammate at the University of Washington, Sadena Parks. Aronsson becomes the ninth first-time winner on the Symetra Tour… Read More »