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 »

February 1 Calendar

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 »

December 28 Calendar

December 28 Calendar

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 »

December 21 Calendar

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 »

Selectboard still to discuss next steps in court case against Vt. Railway

By Mike Donoghue A discussion among the Shelburne Selectboard last week regarding possible next steps in the court case involving Vermont Railway was postponed after the chairman was taken ill, cutting short the board’s meeting time. The topic is on the agenda for the selectboard’s meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The board met all day last Wednesday with town government… Read More »

December 14 Calendar

COMMUNITY Homeward Bound Lights of Love Tree Lighting Ceremony & Open House Dec. 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. at Addison County’s Humane Society. Share your holiday cheer with shelter animals, enjoy seasonal delights, and participate in a tree lighting ceremony to honor the animals that have enhanced your life. Purchase lights in memory or… Read More »

All in a day’s work

All in a day’s work

Shelburne Fire Department along with crews from four other local departments responded to a house fire on Bacon Drive Tuesday morning. A combination of high winds and the “improper disposal of smoking material” led to 189 Bacon Drive catching fire, according to John Goodrich, deputy fire chief. One resident was home and was notified by… Read More »

Community rallies for Bread and Butter Farm

Community rallies for Bread and Butter Farm

Beloved for its burger nights and well known for its beef and vegetable CSA shares, Bread and Butter Farm on Leduc Farm Road in Shelburne is a community hub. Supportive of their neighbors in many ways, the proprietors of the farm, Corie Pierce and Chris Dorman, are now feeling that support come back to them… Read More »