Dennis Willmott: Upbeat about the blues

Dennis Willmott: Upbeat about the blues

Dennis Willmott grew up with music. His mother sang many genres, but the music that really resonated for him was the blues. “When I was 14, I started playing guitar,” Willmott said. “In the years that I was supposed to be in high school I was running the streets with my friends and playing music.”… Read More »

Lindsay Warner: Two wheels or three wheels will do

Lindsay Warner: Two wheels or three wheels will do

For Lindsay Warner, one unusual piece of sporting equipment led to another. Already a skier, one snowy day last winter she decided to take a binding-less snowboard, called a Snurfer or no-board, down the driveway of her Hinesburg home. Warner had already signed up for the annual Rasputitsa Spring Classic, a Burke Mountain bike race… Read More »

David Zuckerman: A life of politics and produce

David Zuckerman: A life of politics and produce

Editor’s note: Contributor Phyl Newbeck has been meeting and writing about the people who call Shelburne, Charlotte and Hinesburg home since 2011. This is her 300th Notable Neighbor feature for the Shelburne News and The Citizen. It was his childhood summers in rural western Virginia that instilled a love of farming and the outdoors in… Read More »