Firefighters work Halloween magic

Firefighters work Halloween magic

Three year old Reid McAvey and his best friend Frank Kingsley, age six, dressed up as fire fighters for the Halloween parade on Sunday, Oct. 26. Imagine their excitement when these volunteer firefighters from the Shelburne Fire Department stopped to take a picture with them. Thank you Ashley Prout for the great photo.

Prepare to donate to UNICEF this Halloween

Prepare to donate to UNICEF this Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner and students on the Alpha team at Shelburne Community School (SCS) are helping all the classes get ready to trick-or-treat for UNICEF. These kids aren’t going door to door just for a sweet fix, but to help children around the world by collecting coins for UNICEF. UNICEF helps provide clean… Read More »

Shelburne celebrates Halloween in style

Shelburne celebrates Halloween in style

There was a chill in the air this past Sunday, Oct. 26, in Shelburne, and it wasn’t just from the autumn weather. Freaky floats and creepy costumes flooded Falls Road for the annual Charlotte-Shelburne Rotary Club Halloween parade. Shelburne Rescue and Fire Department were all smiles, handing out candy to an eager, costumed crowd. Rotarian… Read More »

Milestones

Milestones

Weddings Houghton-Morris Jennifer Houghton and Travis Morris were united in marriage at the Inn at Shelburne Farms on Oct. 12, 2014. The couple had a desire to be wed in Shelburne where Jennifer grew up. Travis is the son of Tom Morris, Port Charlotte, Fla., and Judy Smith of Hollywood, Fla. Jennifer is the daughter… Read More »

Colin Powell to visit Norwich University on Veterans Day

Colin Powell to visit Norwich University on Veterans Day

Former U.S. Secretary of State and retired four-star U.S. Army general Colin L. Powell will observe Veterans Day at Norwich University and deliver the fall 2014 Todd Lecture Series talk on campus at 7pm in Shapiro Field House. Both Tuesday, Nov. 11 events are free and open to the public. Distinguished by his public service… Read More »

Update on Sewer Service Area Study

Each week, Town Manager Joe Colangelo writes detailed reports regarding the activities of Shelburne’s municipal bodies. Below is an excerpt from this week’s report, published on Oct. 24. Last week, The Shelburne News published an article written by Heather McKim detailing actions taken by the Selectboard in their Oct. 14 meeting. Below, Colangelo provides an… Read More »