Have the time of your life at the Latin Dance Party Annual fundraiser returns Sept. 5

Have the time of your life at the Latin Dance Party  Annual fundraiser returns Sept. 5

Vermont Hands to Honduras-Tela will host a Latin Dance Party on Friday, Sept. 5 from 7-11pm at Shelburne Farms Coach Barn in support of the organization. The cost for the benefit is $30 per person and includes dancing to Rhode Island’s hottest Latin band Jesus Andujar & Grupo Sazon, salsa dance instruction, musical performances by Alejandro… Read More »

Shelburne architect leads educational facility management symposium in Bangkok

Managing Principal and Architect David Epstein, AIA, LEED AP, of TruexCullins will be a lead presenter at The International School Boards Symposium’s Facility Management Conference in Bangkok, Thailand, Aug. 30-31.  The conference is put together by Breakthrough, an organization that strives to provide professional development and training to international school board members, heads of school,… Read More »

Gadue’s begins annual “Back to School” program

Gadue’s Dry Cleaning has begun its annual “Back To School” program. “Back to School” is now in its seventh year of providing fully stocked backpacks to children in the greater Burlington area.  We find ourselves in a time when many families in our community are finding it harder and harder to provide even the basic… Read More »

Help protect your ability to save

What do you believe is the biggest threat to your ability to save for retirement, education funding or other big goals? “Job loss” probably comes to mind first, but “lack of cash flow management” should rank higher — and it’s an ongoing challenge rather than a rare event. More than just tracking your income and… Read More »

Local builder applauded for building Green Certified Homes

Snyder Homes has been named a Home Innovation NGBS Green Partner of Excellence for 2014. Being one of only a handful of Home Innovation’s green certification participants to be recognized validates the commitment the Shelburne business has made to provide its customers with increased value, comfort, durability, and efficiency through its National Green Building Standard… Read More »

Wake Robin beekeepers complete advanced honey harvest

Wake Robin beekeepers complete advanced honey harvest

Despite the concerns regarding declining bee populations, the apian residents of the Wake Robin Hives have been busier than ever, prompting head beekeeper Bill Ross to call for an advanced harvest this year.  Residents of Wake Robin and some family members gathered in one of Wake Robin’s vacant cottages Monday, July 28, to remove the… Read More »

Shelburne Vineyards recently received their results from the three competitions they entered this year, and they couldn’t be happier. In the 2014 Atlantic Seaboard event, Shelburne Vineyard’s wines were tasted alongside 572 other wines from roughly 112 wineries in states along the Atlantic Coast. The vineyard was one of the few wineries that received more… Read More »

Yoga Roots offers free beach yoga

The Shelburne Recreation and Yoga Roots, a local Shelburne yoga studio, hosted a free yoga class at Shelburne Beach Sunday, July 13. Overlooking the lake and the mountains the lawn was filled with 40 plus yoga practitioners of all ages and abilities. The two things they all had in common was a love for the… Read More »

Women must know what to expect from social security

Everyone needs to be aware of the financial resources they will have available in retirement. But if you’re a woman, you must be particularly diligent, for a variety of reasons. And that means you’ll need to know just what to expect from Social Security. Why should you, as a woman, pay extra attention to Social… Read More »