Race at Rice to honor RJ Noonan

Rice Memorial High School announces the annual RJ Noonan Rice Run on Sunday, May 22. The race was founded to honor long-time Shelburne resident and beloved former teacher and coach RJ Noonan. The race starts at 9am, and walkers and runners are welcome in both the 5K and 10K races. The funds raised will support […]

CVU girls basketball team one of the top in the nation

CVU girls basketball team one of the top in the nation

The Champlain Valley Union High School girls basketball team was honored on Friday in an assembly at CVU for being one of the top high school sports teams in the nation. The award was presented by MaxPreps, in partnership with the Army National Guard, the online high school sports leader and a CBSSports.com site. MaxPreps […]

Andrew Thayer Junior Golf Clinics at Basin Harbor Club

This summer marks the beginning of the Andrew Thayer Junior Golf Clinics at the Basin Harbor Club in Vergennes. The clinics were created in memory of avid golfer and native Charlotter Andrew Thayer, who unexpectedly passed away earlier this year. Participants will be introduced to the game of a lifetime that they can play for […]

Little League Opening Day hits it out of the park

Little League Opening Day hits it out of the park

The recent merger of the Charlotte, Hinesburg, and Shelburne Little Leagues led to a big, happy crowd and a lot of fun on Saturday, April 30 for the league’s opening day ceremonies. Ball players and their families, accompanied by a drum line, marched in a parade from the town green to the ball fields, where […]

redhawks recap

Softball (1-5) Rutland 25-CVU 16 L Colchester 10- CVU 0 L Middlebury 15-CVU 2 L Milton 10- CVU 5 L North Country 9- CVU 2 L CVU 17- St. Johnsbury 2 W Baseball (4-1) CVU 3- Colchester 1 W CVU11- Middlebury 0 W CVU 18- Middlebury 0 W CVU 6- North Country 5 W St. […]

Kwiniaska golf course development reviewed

Kwiniaska golf course development reviewed

More than two dozen Shelburne residents turned out for the Development Review Board meeting on April 20 to express their concerns about the Sketch Plan presented by Snyder Custom Homes for developing 100 new homes on the Kwiniaska property on the southern edge of Spear Street. The DRB had previously reviewed the proposal and conducted […]

Major league baseball and Vermont

Major league baseball and Vermont

By Marvin Fishman Springtime. The pungent smell of pregnant earth, rivers swollen with melting snow, the evening chorus of spring peepers, budding red maples, trillium and daffodils and of course, baseball!We don’t have a major league team in Vermont, but 38 native-born Vermonters have made it to the major leagues. Most only saw only limited […]

Shelburne girls get running

Shelburne girls get running

With over 50 girls, parents and community volunteers, the Shelburne Girls on the Run chapter is running strong this spring. The 10-week season culminates with a 5k event on Saturday, June 4 at the Champlain Valley Expo. This event gives each of the girls a sense of achievement and teaching girls they can do anything […]