Playing for Good in Charlotte

Playing for Good in Charlotte

The Charlotte Congregational Church, 403 Church Hill Road, invites the community to celebrate summer Sunday, July 14, 5 p.m., with a program of chamber music presented by the six-member ensemble Playing for Good. The professional ensemble is dedicated to supporting non-profits through the power of music. Their program will feature works by Haydn, Shostakovich, Philip… Read More »

Mobil mural

Mobil mural

Grace Wilson paints a mural at Village Mobil in Shelburne. Village Mobil manager Josh Rodolfy said he thought the mural would be a fun way to attract attention to the creemee window on the south side of the building. Wilson said this is the first mural she has painted, previously focusing on smaller projects. The… Read More »

News from Pierson Library

Construction update Rain or shine, construction continues. The curb cut at Route 7 is complete and the sidewalks have now been poured. The re-paving of the parking lot will not occur until mid-July to allow heavy equipment to continue to access the project without damaging the new pavement. The construction fencing has come down to allow… Read More »

Kehoe forming police benevolent association 

Shelburne Selectboard member Mary Kehoe announced that she is working to set up a nonprofit organization to support the Shelburne Police Department. At last week’s selectboard meeting, Kehoe said she’s in the early stages of forming “a Shelburne Patrolman’s Benevolent Association.” Kehoe is a lawyer and said she will work with an accountant to be… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

The Shelburne Parks and Recreation staff wish everyone a safe and happy July 4th holiday! Summer concert series Shelburne Parks and Recreation’s 24th annual Summer Concert Series begins! Join us at Shelburne Farms, on Wednesday, July 10 for the first Summer Concert Series featuring The Hitmen playing a wide variety of songs, from the classic’s… Read More »

Shelburne Farms welcomes John Patterson as executive chef

Shelburne Farms welcomes John Patterson as executive chef

Shelburne Farms announced that John Patterson, former executive chef at Fork in Philadelphia, has joined the farm as its new executive chef. Patterson will be responsible for managing Shelburne Farms’ farm-to-table restaurant at the inn. “I’ve landed in the best place possible,” said Patterson. “As a chef, you’re constantly searching for the freshest, the most… Read More »

Shelburne Police Log

96 directed patrols 51 traffic violations 44 miscellaneous complaints 26 medical calls with transport 10 medical calls no transport 9 burglar alarms 7 false fire alarms 6 agency assists 6 suspicious persons 4 minor motor vehicle crashes 3 erratic vehicle reports 3 unsecured businesses 2 juvenile problems 2 loose dogs 2 commercial vehicle inspection 2… Read More »

Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary awards scholarships

Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary awards scholarships

ROSALYN GRAHAM Correspondent At a June 5 meeting, members of Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary met and applauded the four area students whose academic excellence and record of community good works earned them scholarships that will help them pursue the next stage in their education. Emma Bissonette of Hinesburg will be attending the University of Rhode… Read More »

A nationwide initiative addressing lung cancer

A nationwide initiative addressing lung cancer

A team representing the Vermont Lung Center at the University of Vermont College of Medicine celebrates at the American Lung Association’s fifth annual Lung Force Walk this June. The event raised over $50,000 and honored local heroes, survivors, advocates and families. From left, Sarah Caffrey of Shelburne, Kathleen Dwinell of Burlington, Heidi Pecott-Grimm of Charlotte,… Read More »