Williams qualifies for prestigious Court of the Table

Williams qualifies for prestigious Court of the Table

Antoine T. Williams of Shelburne has qualified for the exclusive Court of the Table of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals®, again. Williams is a six-year MDRT member and a five-time Court of the Table qualifier. Achieving Court of the Table status places Williams among the top professionals in… Read More »

SCS student named to Little Lake Monster All-Star team: Community encouraged to attend baseball game this Friday

SCS student named to Little Lake Monster All-Star team: Community encouraged to attend baseball game this Friday

The New York-Penn League’s Vermont Lake Monsters in partnership with Northwestern Urgent Care has named 10-year-old Mira Filion of Shelburne to the 2014 Little Lake Monsters Community All-Star team. Selected by an ad hoc committee based on answers to three questions that focused on sportsmanship, healthy lifestyles, and community, Filion and her All-Star teammates will be… Read More »

Primary Election date fast approaches

With the Primary Election three business days away, Secretary of State Jim Condos would like to remind all Vermonters about the importance of voting. Please note the important upcoming deadlines below: Primary Election: The 2014 Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 26. All polls in Vermont open between 5 and 10 a.m. and… Read More »

Selectboard Agenda

Selectboard Meeting Draft Agenda Aug. 26, 7pm Shelburne Town Offices Meeting Room #1 Call to Order Consider Approval of the Agenda* Consider Approval of the Minutes of Aug. 12, 2014* Citizen Participation and Public Comments Selectboard Comment Town Manager’s Report Discussion and Review with the Tree Advisory Committee Consider Selectboard Response to The Lodge at… Read More »

Shelburne Police Department wins Law Enforcement Challenge

Shelburne Police Department wins Law Enforcement Challenge

The Vermont Law Enforcement Challenge committee selected the Town of Shelburne’s Police Department as the first place finisher in the 2014 Vermont Law Enforcement Challenge at a banquet at DoubleTree by Hilton on Aug. 6. Established 14 years ago, the challenge encourages a friendly competition between law enforcement and its participation in highway safety initiatives… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html. Notice: Parks & Recreation Committee meeting on Monday, Aug 25 at 6:30pm in the Town Center. The meeting agenda can be found online. Kindergarten Soccer Registration is Open: A fun, instructional soccer program for kindergarteners! The program curriculum includes fun ball mastery activities, interactive fundamental technical training… Read More »

Selectboard tackles issues at late summer meeting

By Heather McKim At the Aug. 12 meeting of the Shelburne Selectboard, member Toni Supple gave an update on conversations she had with experts regarding cyanobacteria, frequently referred to as “blue-green algae,” in the towns’ water. “Happy to report we probably have some of the cleanest water in the country,” Supple said. Supple added that… Read More »

Ride with Ronald to the Rutland State Fair Sept. 6: Train ride benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities

The Ronald McDonald House of Burlington would like everyone to enjoy the summer’s grand finale and ride the rails to the Rutland State Fair. Thanks to the support of Vermont Rail Systems, attendees of the Rutland State Fair, as well as train enthusiasts from Chittenden and Addison Counties, will be able to ride Ronald McDonald’s… Read More »

The Readers Write

Vote for Ed Cafferty Aug. 26 I hope that you will support my friend, Ed Cafferty, in the primary election on Aug. 26. Ed is a Democratic Candidate for Sheriff of Chittenden County. Chittenden County residents need a strong leader as Sheriff. They need a leader who will take on today’s challenges and actively work… Read More »

Inheritance choices: what will you leave behind?

by Antoine Williams One of the most challenging aspects of planning an inheritance is that families are complicated. American families are varied throughout the country but their members tend to fall into one or more of a few broad categories. According to the Key Findings Report in the 2014 U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and… Read More »