The Other Paper joins group: Stowe Reporter buys third Chittenden County paper

The Other Paper in South Burlington is joining the Stowe Reporter newspaper family. The purchase took effect today. That brings to six the number of micro-local weekly newspapers in the Stowe Reporter group. The others are the Shelburne News; The Citizen, which covers Charlotte and Hinesburg; the Waterbury Record; and the News & Citizen of… Read More »

Green Pasture Meats closes Shelburne store

After five years in business, Green Pasture Meats is closing its retail locations in Shelburne village and in New Haven. The Shelburne store closed Friday July 20, and the New Haven store – near the company’s processing plant – is set to close July 31. Owner Mark Smith, a Shelburne resident, opened the first Green Pasture… Read More »

Shelburne resident advises nonprofits

Shelburne resident advises nonprofits

Chicago-based Ter Molen Watkins & Brandt, a national fundraising consulting firm, has expanded in the Northeast, naming Shelburne resident Meagan Downey vice president. Downey will serve nonprofits across the U.S. providing strategic philanthropic counsel and resources for sustainability. She brings two decades of nonprofit management and consulting experience and serves as Gov. Phil Scott’s appointee… Read More »

Audiology practice opens Shelburne office

Audiology practice opens Shelburne office

Keith P. Walsh, doctor of audiology, recently moved his Vermont Adirondack Audiology office from Colchester to Shelburne. A Shelburne resident, Walsh began his private practice 31 years ago in the Adirondack region of New York. Adirondack Audiology has offices in Plattsburgh, Potsdam and Saranac Lake, N.Y. Walsh is one of five doctors in the practice… Read More »

Yoga studio takes root in new Williston space

CORRECTION: This item is updated from the print edition to note that this is a second location for Yoga Roots.  Yoga Roots yoga studio has opened a second studio in Kismet Place in Williston’s Blair Park, where it will continue its donation yoga classes. An early effort already has raised $500, split between the Williston… Read More »

Talent Skatepark & Shop to close Aug. 5

Talent Skatepark & Shop to close Aug. 5

After more than 16 years in business, Talent Skatepark & Shop in South Burlington will close its doors on Aug. 5. Founders David and Hannah Deene Wood cite multiple reasons for the closure, including a growing decline in skateboarding as a sport, increased competition from online retailers, and young peoples’ technology habits. “We tried to… Read More »

Public invited to tour Kingdom Community Wind project

For the sixth summer, Green Mountain Power is offering free tours of the 21-turbine Kingdom Community Wind project in Lowell, Vt. The popular tours are open to Vermonters and tourists alike, and in previous years have drawn more than 1,200 people to the site each month. Richard Pion, chair of the Lowell Selectboard, said the… Read More »

Mary Powell Wins Audubon Society National Environmental Conservation Award

Green Mountain Power President and CEO Mary Powell was awarded the 2018 Rachel Carson Award Medal from the Audubon Society for her environmental conservation work. The national award honors women who have greatly advanced conservation locally and globally. Audubon honored Powell’s ambitious energy vision to provide low-carbon, low-cost, highly reliable power to Vermonters. Under Powell’s… Read More »

Wake Robin hires Amy Caldwell as marketing and resident services director

Wake Robin hires Amy Caldwell as marketing and resident services director

Wake Robin, Vermont’s first lifecare community, announced recently that Amy Caldwell has been hired as director of marketing and resident services. Prior to joining Wake Robin, Caldwell was director of development and communications at Vermont Works for Women, and director of marketing and individual giving for the Vermont Symphony Orchestra. Caldwell joins the team during… Read More »

Champlain College Welcomes Two New Board Members

Champlain College welcomed two new members to the Champlain College Board of Trustees last month. Steve L. Gibbs of Shelburne is a finance and accounting professional who most recently served as vice president and chief accounting officer of Keurig Green Mountain. In this role, he provided strategic leadership for accounting operations including financial reporting, accounting, tax,… Read More »