CVU family thanks communities for efforts

We wanted to send out a huge “thank you” to everyone involved with the Champlain Valley Union “Strike Out Cancer” game on May 2 and the associated fundraising through the entire month of May. This has been a great event for the past couple of years, but we were touched and overwhelmed by the gesture… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library: May 29, 2014

Today! The Fairy Club, open to youngsters ages 4 and up, will meet today at5 3:15pm.  Engage in a special project and enjoy a snack. Friday Crafternoon: This week our younger patrons, ages 5 and up, will be gathering at 3:15pm to make their own story dice.  Create a story on the dice, then use… Read More »

Local tour gets national press

Local tour gets national press

By Phyl Newbeck We all know we live in a vacation land, but sometimes it’s nice to get confirmation. The May 2014 issue of National Geographic Traveler lists 50 “Tours of a Lifetime.” The first such tour in the North America section is a Vermont offering known as the Localvore Trail. Other North American tours… Read More »

Shelburne Farmers Market opens Saturday

Shelburne Farmers Market opens Saturday

Shelburne Farmers Market will open for its tenth season on Saturday, May 31 from 9am to 1pm on the Parade Ground in the heart of Shelburne Village. “It’s better than ever,” said Market Manager Tod Whitaker who is also the president of Shelburne Business & Professional Association which sponsors the popular market. There are 11… Read More »

Chittenden County’s State Senators offer citizen discussion

There will be a citizens’ question and answer session with Chittenden County’s state senators Tuesday, June 3 from 7:30-9:30am at the City of South Burlington municipal offices (575 Dorset Street) in the first floor conference room. All six Chittenden County State Senators are expected to attend. Come with your questions and comments. This is a… Read More »

A celebration of life

A celebration of the life of John Hollenbach will take place on Sunday, June 1 at 11am at the Shelburne Town Hall in Shelburne. All who knew John are invited to come.

Ethel Schildhaus – Shelburne

Ethel Schildhaus, 97, died peacefully on May 22, 2014, in The Lodge at Shelburne Bay, after several years of declining health. Ethel was born at Mary Fletcher Hospital in Burlington on Sept. 14, 1917, to Joseph and Leona Pearl of Swanton. Ethel graduated from Swanton High School. She met the love of her life, Andrew… Read More »

James Hamilton – Shelburne

James Hamilton, 33, of Shelburne passed away May 20, 2014, after an illness. Jim was born Oct. 1, 1980, in Winooski, the son of David Sr. and Christine Hamilton. In recent years, Jim enjoyed life as it came and spending time with his fiancee, Jennifer. Jim is survived by his soul mate, Jennifer Bessette of… Read More »

Shelburne observes Memorial Day, honors veterans

Shelburne’s annual Memorial Day observance will be held on Monday, May 26, at 11am on the Parade green on Church Street, and will feature keynote speaker Arthur Kunin of Shelburne. Shelburne Boy Scout Troop 602 will present the colors and thank the community for their generosity that helped provide a trip to Normandy, France in… Read More »