Chief Donald Stevens receives honorary degree

Chief Donald Stevens receives honorary degree

Middlebury College honored Donald W. Stevens, Chief of the Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk-Abenaki Nation, with an honorary degree at their annual commencement ceremony held May 26. “I hope to be an inspiration to young people that hard work is rewarded, and that Abenaki people can be recognized for our contributions to society,” said Stevens.… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

153 traffic violations 87 directed patrols 35 miscellaneous complaints 39 medical calls with transport 18 medical calls without transport 11 commercial vehicle inspections 10 burglar alarms 10 suspicious person reports 7 welfare checks 6 false fire alarms 6 loose/barking dogs 6 minor vehicle crashes 4 agency assists 4 accidental 911 calls 3 background checks 3… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

Shelburne Beach passes available at Shelburne Beach starting June 17 The 2019 Season Pass Cost is $25 for first car, $5 per additional car in a household. Seniors ages 60+ are $5 per car for a season pass. Beach passes can also be purchased at theRecreation Office during business hours.See our website for more information… Read More »

Torch Run 2019

Torch Run 2019

Shelburne Police Officer Sabrina Boutin takes her turn at the lead with the Special Olympics torch as the Torch Run rolled through Shelburne Saturday, June 8.

Two more vendors join Shelburne Farmers Market

Two more vendors join Shelburne Farmers Market

ROSALYN GRAHAM Corespondent Frolic Goods is such a perfect name for Jennifer Kelley’s colorful, creative, whimsical handmade products. Stepping into her Shelburne Farmers Market tent filled with fun and functional take-homes for all ages is like playing a happy game: which one(s) to choose? Kelley is an artist with a studio in Charlotte where she… Read More »

Volunteer Connection

SUE ALENICK United Way Volunteer Columnist United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to www.unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com. Canteen volunteer: American Red Cross Blood Services is looking for canteen volunteers… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

80 traffic violations 72 directed patrols 31 medical calls with transport 20 miscellaneous complaints 9 suspicious circumstances 7 burglar alarms 7 agency assists 6 minor vehicle crashes 4 medical call no transport 4 medical calls refused transport 3 checks at unsecured businesses 3 erratic motorist 2 accidental 911 calls 2 disabled vehicles 2 false fire… Read More »

New vendors set up shop at Shelburne Farmers Market

New vendors set up shop at Shelburne Farmers Market

ROSALYN GRAHAM Correspondent Weather is always the topic of conversation in Vermont, and never more so than at the Farmers Market, where everyone, vendors and shoppers alike, are happy when the sun shines. Although the second week of the Shelburne Farmers Market looked rather cloudy as the market opened at 9 a.m., the sun came… Read More »

State identifies four summer safety corridors

The State Highway Safety Office of the Vermont Agency of Transportation has announced the locations of the 2019 Operation Safety Corridor that will be the focus of a public awareness campaign now through the end of August. Created by the Agency of Transportation, Vermont State Police, and Department of Motor Vehicles in 2017, Operation Safety… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

22nd Annual Back to the Beach Night Tuesday, June 18, from 6-8 p.m.   Join us at Shelburne Beach for a fun picnic to kick off the start of beach season. A bounce house will provide entertainment for the kids, and be sure to bring your swimsuit. Please bring a dish to share for the picnic.… Read More »