By Mal Boright A cold spring with a late departure of accumulated snow has left the Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU) clay-based athletic fields in, well, less than optimum condition. Nevertheless, following some 12 postponements and cancellations plus many parking lot practice sessions, the games are going on pending rainy weather. “This spring definitely… Read More »
Academy award-winning actor Forest Whitaker congratulates Michelle Dreimann, 16, of Stratton Mountain and Richard “Tré” Diemer, 13, of Shelburne on being named Vermont’s top two youth volunteers for 2014 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Dreimann and Diemer were honored at a ceremony on Sunday, May 4 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural… Read More »
By Sheri Duff Although rain was expected, the weather cooperated on Saturday morning, May 4, as Shelburne Little Leaguers marched through the village, celebrating the official start of baseball and softball season. Approximately 400 players, coaches, and parents led by a fire truck from Shelburne Fire Department along with a CVU Redhawk and UVM’s Rally… Read More »
From left: Youngsters Harper Dunn, Lillian Williams, Dylan Dunn, and Sam Williams help clean up Shelburne village during the Green Mountain State’s 44th annual Green Up Day Saturday, May 3.
French Impressionism and American paintings highlight the new exhibitions opening in the upcoming season at Shelburne Museum, Director Thomas Denenberg announced. Throughout May and June, four new exhibitions will open, including two focused on quilts – a solo exhibition of contemporary textile art and a collection of 19th century star quilts. “The new season’s exhibitions at… Read More »
All CVU alumni, students, teachers, staff, and administrators are invited to “walk” with the 50th graduating class at its commencement on June 13 at Patrick Gym. An alumni reception will follow. To RSVP, ask questions, volunteer, or stay in the loop please visit the Facebook page, Champlain Valley Union High School 50th Birthday Celebration; email… Read More »
Locals are encouraged to participate or come out and support other runners in the 24th annual Champlain Classic race Sunday, May 4 at the Shelburne Town Offices. The day begins with registration, only $20 per person, from 7-8:15am followed by a free 1K Kid’s Race for those 12 and younger at 8:30am from the Town… Read More »
Shelburne is hosting Green Up Day activities on Saturday, May 3. As in years’ past, individuals, groups, and neighborhoods will be cleaning up the roadsides, paths, trails, sidewalks, and shorelines. Interested residents can grab a special Green Up bag or two at the Town Office or at the Shelburne Supermarket and sign up for a… Read More »