The apple cake cook-off winner is…

The apple cake cook-off winner is…

Chef Courtney Contos of Chef Contos Kitchen & Store (CCKS) recently held her last cook-off event of 2014 on Saturday, Oct. 11 in Shelburne. This round’s theme: apple cake. Alise Certa took first place with her French apple cake with vanilla butter sauce, and was awarded a $120 toward a cooking class for her efforts;… Read More »

American Stonecraft partners with Shelburne Farms

Anyone who has tried to plant a flowerbed in New England knows about the region’s infamously rocky soil. It is also true that most anyone who drives down a New England road will see quintessential stone walls winding landscape. Some people, however, are not aware of how closely at these two New England characteristics are… Read More »

Avoid these scary investment moves

Avoid these scary investment moves

by Bill Root Whether you have young children or not, you’re probably well aware that Halloween is almost here. However, despite the plethora of skeletons and ghosts you might see floating around this week, you probably don’t have much to fear (except, possibly, running out of candy). But in real life, some things genuinely are… Read More »

Rachel Ahari: skin detective

Rachel Ahari: skin detective

By Julia Howe Sullivan Rachel Ahari is bright, enthusiastic, highly-educated, and full of drive. She also happens to be the only Master Aesthetician in the entire state of Vermont. With over 1,500 hours of medical aesthetic training and professional experience in both clinical dermatology and plastic surgery practices throughout New England, she recently opened be.Skin… Read More »

Financial Fitness: Scarcity and opportunity

Financial Fitness: Scarcity and opportunity

If you play fantasy football, you probably understand the economic principle of scarcity. Generally, there are a limited number of draft picks participants can use to maximize the talent on their teams. So, it’s essential to know which positions and players offer the greatest value. If there are a lot of great quarterbacks and defenses… Read More »

Danform and Dansko reward top customer

Danform and Dansko reward top customer

Shelburne resident Katie Halsey bought 17 pairs of clogs in the past year. Given her enthusiasm for the comfortable and stylish footwear, it wasn’t difficult to persuade her to attend the annual Dansko Trunk Show on Saturday morning at Danform Shoes in Shelburne. One call to the Dansko clog enthusiast from Danform store manager Kadie… Read More »

Automaster installs electric charging station, solar array

Automaster installs electric charging station, solar array

The Automaster recently completed the installation of 36 roof-mounted solar panels and a dual-port electric car charging station at their MINI of Burlington dealership on Champlain Drive in Shelburne. The array and EV charger were made possible in part by a grant from Green Mountain Power. The DC fast charging station can bring an electric… Read More »

Recap on Shelburne Orchards’ buzzy weekend

Recap on Shelburne Orchards’ buzzy weekend

By Megan Humphrey On a day when bees would be happier in their hives, folks weathered the rain at Shelburne Orchards on Saturday to hear from local experts about the importance of bees in food production. Native bee researcher Anna Beauchemin explained a variety of native pollinators, how they eat, where they live, and why… Read More »

Shelburne Orchards announces Pie Fest winners

Shelburne Orchards announces Pie Fest winners

Shelburne Orchards held their 13th Annual Pie Fest Sunday, Sept. 28.  There were over 25 delectable apple pies displayed around the copper apple brandy still in the Cider House, but only four pies were left standing at the end of the day.  Judges Charlie Nardozzi (local gardening expert and foodie), Tom Roden (baker), and Peter… Read More »

VNA welcomes two Shelburne residents to new board positions

VNA welcomes two Shelburne residents to new board positions

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties announced the appointment of three new members and elected new officers to the VNA Board of Directors at their Fall Annual Board Retreat. Joe Hameline III of Shelburne is one of the three newly appointed board members. Hameline is Senior Vice President of Hameline… Read More »

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