Shelburne Farms workers fall ill after ingesting marijuana-laced candy

Two employees of Shelburne Farms were treated at a Burlington hospital after they unsuspectedly ate marijuana-laced chocolates left behind by guests, according to Shelburne Police. Police and rescue responded to the Inn at Shelburne Farms about 10:22 a.m. last Wednesday after a report that an employee had become ill and was lying in the parking lot, Officer… Read More »

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State Notes

Senate rejects Gov. Scott’s labor board nominee The Vermont Senate has rejected the controversial nomination of a retired utility executive to the state Labor Relations Board. Senators on Saturday refused to confirm Gov. Phil Scott’s nomination of Karen O’Neill, whom the governor had named to serve as a “neutral” member on the six-member labor relations… Read More »

They’re back!

They’re back!

A pair of osprey have returned to Shelburne and were spotted atop a nesting platform on a pole along Bostwick Road last weekend. Osprey along with peregrine falcons and loons have recovered enough to be removed from the engendered list in Vermont. Look for more migratory birds appearing as spring takes hold.

Town officials consider equipment contracts for space atop water tank

Town officials consider equipment contracts for space atop water tank

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 »

Sign of spring

Sign of spring

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.

It’s officially Chief Noble now

It’s officially Chief Noble now

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 »

Outreach program pairs social workers, police

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 »

Jason Mraz announced for Shelburne Museum

Jason Mraz announced for Shelburne Museum

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 »

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