The Shelburne Selectboard and Water Commission entered into executive session Tuesday night to discuss contracts for placing cellular antennas on the south water tank in Shelburne. For decades, the town has contracted with cellular service providers to use the top of the tank to install antennas. The proposal officials are now considering is whether to… Read More »
Photo by Stephen Mease Photography Anya Wolfe, 14 months, visits the Shelburne Farms lamb barn last weekend and made some new friends. Anya’s moms Lynn Wolfe and Mary Claire Walsh work at the farm’s Market Garden.
Aaron Noble was sworn in as Shelburne Police Chief last Thursday at a ceremony at Shelburne Museum attended by about 100 community members including Boy Scouts, town officials, police, fire and rescue department members, family and friends. Above, Town Clerk Diana Vachon administers the oath of office to Noble while his wife, Gennifer Noble, looks… Read More »
Town officials and the Howard Center announced a new crisis prevention initiative in a push to address mental health and substance abuse emergencies in six municipalities throughout Chittenden County. The Community Outreach Program, developed by the Howard Center and police and town officials from across Chittenden County, is based on the Street Outreach Program in… Read More »
Add Jason Mraz to your Concerts on the Green playlist. Higher Ground announced this week that singer-songwriter pop artist Jason Mraz has joined the lineup of artists playing the Ben and Jerry’s Concerts on the Green at Shelburne Museum series this summer. Mraz melds many genres into his brand of indie-pop. The performance is Wednesday,… Read More »
COMMUNITY ESSEX JUNCTION 2018 Vermont Farm Show Feb. 1: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission. Champlain Valley Exposition, 105 Pearl St. vtfarmshow.com. Grace United Methodist Church Rummage Sale Feb. 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Feb. 10, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Take what you need and pay what you can. 130 Maple… Read More »
Frosty ice crystals coated the landscape under a bluebird sky Monday morning by the water at Shelburne Farms.
NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS BURLINGTON First Night Burlington’s 35th First Night New Year’s celebration runs from 1 p.m. to midnight on New Year’s Eve with performances, activities and events at venues throughout downtown Burlington. Higher Ground Kat Wright plays the ballroom two nights: Dec. 30 and 31. Saturday show with the Eames Brothers; doors at… Read More »
COMMUNITY BRISTOL 2nd Annual Lumen Celebration of Fire & Light Dec. 22 from 5 to 9 p.m. in downtown Bristol. Fire performers Cirque de Fuego on the town green; lighted Main Street, fire pits, hot drinks, tasty eats, handmade s’mores kits, music and more. Create a holiday lantern in a free workshop before the event… Read More »