Dr. Mary Cushman receives research prize from American Heart Association

Dr. Mary Cushman receives research prize from American Heart Association

The American Heart Association awarded its Population Research Prize to Mary Cushman, M.D., professor of medicine at the Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont. The prize was awarded to the Shelburne resident during the opening ceremonies of the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago earlier this month. Heart Association President… Read More »

Lake Champlain Waldorf School hosts Holiday Fair

Lake Champlain Waldorf School hosts Holiday Fair

Lake Champlain Waldorf School’s annual two-day Holiday Fair will be held on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. The event combines activities for children, shopping for adults, and food. The fair begins Friday, 6:30-9 p.m., with its artisan market geared for adults and older teens featuring more than 50 vendors from Vermont and… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

61 traffic violations 46 directed patrols 39 medical calls 34 miscellaneous complaints 14 burglar alarms 9 false fire alarms 6 stray dogs reunited with owners 5 background checks 5 unsecured businesses locked 1 child car seat installation Oct. 6 12:57 p.m. Police received a statement from a person on Harrington Avenue about a previous incident.… Read More »

Red Cross needs blood, platelet donations

The American Red Cross is facing a severe blood shortage and urgently needs blood and platelet donors. Volunteer blood drive hosts are also critically needed to prevent the shortage from worsening this winter, according to the Red Cross. Blood donors of all blood types, especially type O, and platelet donors are urged to make an… Read More »

Falls Road sewer-line work winding down for season

Construction on the sewer line project continues this week between Mt. Philo Road and Bacon Drive. This section of Falls Road will be open to local traffic only between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., according to town officials. Traffic will be diverted along Bacon Drive during that time. Paving will also continue… Read More »

School budgeting process for FY19 begins Nov. 27

Community members are invited to get involved with building next year’s school budget by volunteering on an advisory panel to the Champlain Valley School Board or by just attending upcoming public meetings. To assemble the 2019-2020 school budget, the school board will convene a CVSD School Board Budget Advisory Group, which will attend all of… Read More »

Winter parking ban goes into effect Dec. 1 to April 1

Shelburne Highway Supervisor Paul Goodrich reminds local residents that the winter parking ban goes into effect Dec. 1 and runs through April 1. Parking is not allowed on town streets between the hours of midnight and 8 a.m. and state law allows for town road crews to have any vehicle left in the public right-of-way… Read More »

Be a Santa to a Senior gift program cheers seniors

The holidays can be a difficult time for seniors who are unable to spend time with friends or loved ones. In fact, isolated seniors are at greater risk for loneliness, anxiety and depression. The local Home Instead Senior Care office serving Chittenden, Lamoille, Franklin, Addison and Grand Isle counties invites the community to take part… Read More »

Craft school’s annual wreath fundraiser Dec. 6

The Shelburne Craft School’s 8th annual Winter Mixer & Wreath Auction fundraiser is set for Dec. 6 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Peg & Ter’s restaurant in Shelburne. The event features a live wreath auction, music, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and more. A $35 ticket includes a complimentary craft cocktail, glass of wine or beer,… Read More »