SCHIP receives $5,000 donation from Hoehl Family Foundation

The Hoehl Family Foundation recently made a $5,000 donation to the SCHIP resale store in Shelburne, which will pass along the funds in grants to nonprofits in the community. The foundation supports organizations that help meet Vermonters’ basic needs. SCHIP awards grants twice a year to nonprofits serving Shelburne, Charlotte and Hinesburg. Since it started… Read More »

New town manager, new ethics ordinance

By MADELINE HUGHES Tuesday’s relatively short but significant Shelburne Selectboard meeting started a new chapter in the town. The three board members at the meeting – Vice Chair Jaime Heins, Dr. Josh Dein and Mary Kehoe –  unanimously approved the town’s new conflict of interest ordinance and publicly ratified newly-hired Town Manager Lee Krohn’s three-year… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

16 medical calls 11 directed patrols 9 miscellaneous complaints 4 burglary alarm 2 false fire alarms 1 loose dog 1 building secured Nov. 3 12:44 a.m. At a traffic stop on Shelburne Road, police charged Dustin L. Wood, 28 of Shelburne, with Driving Under the Influence. He was cited to appear in court Nov. 29.… Read More »

Alzheimer’s association names new executive director

Alzheimer’s association names new executive director

The Alzheimer’s Association Vermont Chapter recently appointed Grace Gilbert-Davis as executive director. Gilbert-Davis comes to the organization with experience as a healthcare administrator in both the academic hospital setting and federally qualified health care centers. She served as chief executive officer and chief operating officer at Battenkill Valley Health Care, director of operations & facilities… Read More »

Ethan Allen furniture store hosts holiday food drive

Ethan Allen Furniture store and design center on Shelburne Road will run a food drive Dec. 10-20 to help stock the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf for the holidays. Local residents can bring in donations during business hours. The store is open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and noon to 5 p.m. on… Read More »

Applications open for 2019 Climate Economy Model Communities Program

The Vermont Council on Rural Development invites communities interested in developing local solutions that reduce carbon emissions and increase economic vitality to participate in the 2019 Climate Economy Model Communities Program. Along with Efficiency Vermont, Vermont’s utilities and other partners, the program works with two communities annually to help build and implement projects that increase… Read More »

Calling all Shelburne 5-year-olds: kindergarten awaits

Kindergarten registration is open for the 2019-20 school year at Shelburne Community School. The Champlain Valley School District is asking families to register their kindergartners earlier this year to get more accurate enrollment numbers. in order to plan for staffing and spring placement visits. Contact Patty Spagnolo at 83-1119 or pspagnolo@cvsdvt.org to pre-register a child… Read More »

Student artists host Celebrate the Arts Night

Champlain Valley Union High School hosts its 11th annual Celebrate the Arts Night with visual and performing arts presentations on Dec. 13 from 6-7:30 p.m. The event features a visual arts show of more than 450 pieces created by students currently enrolled in CVU arts courses as well as work by students in other Champlain… Read More »