Flag retirement service offered by local Boy Scouts

Flag retirement service offered by local Boy Scouts

Saturday, June 14 is Flag Day. The American flag was adopted by the Second Continental Congress on June 14, 1777. The resolution stated: “Resolved, that the flag of the 13 United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation.” With… Read More »

Town of Shelburne selected to receive tree inventory

The Shelburne Tree Advisory Committee is working with the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program to conduct an inventory of the public trees along Shelburne streets and town parks. The Program is a collaborative effort between UVM Extension and the VT Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation and has been awarded a grant from the… Read More »

DRB Adgenda

Development Review Board Draft Agenda Wednesday, June 18, 7pm Town Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public Comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Design Review Application Application CU05-05R4 & SP08-01R2 Application by John Koerner for Conditional Use and Site Plan approval for a restaurant and enclosed light manufacturing located within an existing structure.… Read More »

Representatives, local news appreciated

I would like to use this opportunity to thank our Representatives, Joan Lenes and Kate Webb, for all their work this past year on our behalf, and also, notably, for their dependable and informative reports from Montpelier which routinely appear in this paper. Thanks also goes to Shelburne News for these feature articles. Since I frequently travel… Read More »

Pierson Library bids farewell to Mary Catherine Jones

Pierson Library bids farewell to Mary Catherine Jones

Mary Catherine Jones led her last musical storytime for children at the Pierson Library on Thursday, June 5. She has been entertaining our youngest patrons and their parents nearly every Thursday morning during the school year for more than a decade. A talented vocalist, Jones also did various voices for characters in the books she… Read More »