Par for the course: Cedar Knoll hits milestone anniversary

Par for the course: Cedar Knoll hits milestone anniversary

By Sheri Duff Hinesburg’s Cedar Knoll Country Club  (CKCC) will celebrate its 20th year in style. Starting with roll-back rates and a summer tournament, this milestone anniversary offers golfers and non-golfers alike the opportunity to celebrate throughout the season. “The past twenty years have been something,” stated CKCC superintendent Tom Ayer, “My mom and dad… Read More »

Tips for a bountiful backyard garden

(Family Features) The benefits of having your own backyard vegetable garden are plentiful, and can include significant lifestyle impacts, such as healthier eating habits, money saving perks, and more. A Relaxing, Healthful Hobby Looking for a hobby that allows you to contribute to the health of your family? Take up gardening. Beyond producing nutritious foods,… Read More »

What to know when redoing your home’s flooring

(StatePoint) Whether you’re purchasing a home or remodeling your current one, floors are perhaps the biggest piece of your home investment puzzle. They’re also the literal base from which all other design choices are made. You may think you know exactly what you’re looking for, but innovations in home flooring have expanded and improved options.… Read More »

Orchard Observations: Through the years

By Megan Humphrey, Shelburne Orchards Not many of us work with the same person for the majority of our careers – but that is exactly happened at Shelburne Orchards. Recently, I realized that Nick Cowles and Terry Hotaling have been in a working relationship for longer than any other relationship in their lives. I am… Read More »

Dog owners and pets fight cancer together this August

Bark For Life, an event hosted by the American Cancer Society, will bring dog owners and their pets together in the fight against cancer on Aug. 1. This non-competitive, 1.5-mile walkathon will raise vital funds for the American Cancer Society while celebrating the special bond between people and their dogs. Bark For Life of Chittenden… Read More »

For pets’ sake: BEVS welcomes state’s first animal CT scanner

By Lesley Snyder Where there’s BEVS, there’s a doctor. Burlington Emergency & Veterinary Specialists, or BEVS, is Vermont’s only 24/7 emergency veterinary facility, staffed round-the-clock with a doctor, vet techs, and a live voice to answer its 24-hour hotline. In September 2013, the hospital became the site of a rare piece of life-saving equipment repurposed… Read More »

Ready your wooden deck now

With the long-awaited arrival of spring, it’s high time to ready your wooden deck for the summer fun ahead. Tackling the project sooner, rather than later, is smart for a couple of reasons. “Not only is it more comfortable to work in springtime temperatures, but deck stain forms the most durable, long-lasting finish in mild… Read More »