Parks & Rec News

Youth Basketball Deadline is Nov. 17 Basketball season is just around the corner. Kids in grades 1-8 can sign up for this popular recreational program that emphasizes the basics of the sport, teamwork, and sportsmanship. This is a non-competitive league with one scheduled practice a week and games on Saturdays. Grades 1-2 are co-ed, and will… Read More »

Mater Christi School cross-country runners finish on top of State championship list

Student runners at Mater Christi School finished a successful fall season by winning the Vermont Middle School Cross-Country Run Championship with a 20-point lead in the boys division and claiming a fourth-place victory in the girls division. The championships were held Saturday, at Trapp Family Lodge in, Stowe, with 27 teams and more than 400… Read More »

Fire chief takes aim at new ordinance

Shelburne Volunteer Fire Chief Jerry Ouimet said Tuesday that he never endorsed a new ordinance that three Selectboard members rushed to pass two weeks ago concerning the storage, handling and distribution of hazardous materials. Ouimet made the comment as the Selectboard continued to come under fire for its efforts to enact the ordinance. Several residents… Read More »