“Stamp Out Hunger” food drive on Saturday

Help “Stamp Out Hunger” by participating in the annual food drive by our Postal Service workers Saturday, May 13. The Shelburne Post Office will be collecting in both Shelburne and Charlotte to benefit the food shelves in both towns. Postal workers make the process easy. Leave the donation at your mailbox by 9am Saturday morning… Read More »

Where the local food thrives

Where the local food thrives

By Laurie Caswell Burke Freshly picked carrots, plump blueberries, and crisp red lettuce just taste better. Vermont’s vibrant working agricultural landscape continues to thrive. Summer begins the long awaited time of year to enjoy an abundance of local, fresh produce. Whether you have a garden plot, participate in a CSA, visit the farmer’s market, or… Read More »

Good Food Truck visits Harbor Place

Parents need time and money to put healthy, well-prepared food on the table. Locally-sourced food delivered to the door would be any working mother’s dream. Especially those who are food insecure. Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf is making that dream come true for some. While many Vermonters are struggling, the food shelf is getting creative in… Read More »

Bond Auto Parts raises over $30,000 for local food shelves

Bond Auto Parts raises over $30,000 for local food shelves

Vermont-based company, Bond Auto Parts, Inc., created a fundraising mission during the holiday season and raised $30,525 for local food shelves across its network of stores. Food shelves across the region are typically hit hard during the holiday season and the money raised can go to purchasing food to replenish their shelves or help run their programs. Bond Auto’s… Read More »

Big haul for Shelburne food drive

Big haul for Shelburne food drive

Chiropractic For Kids & Adults in Shelburne held its third annual food drive on Monday, Nov. 17.  “So happy and overwhelmed by the generosity and big hearts of our patients. Thanks for making this our biggest food drive ever,” shared Dr. Stephen Brandon and Dr. Shelly Crombach, “A total of 734 pounds of food was donated… Read More »

Ark Veterinary Hospital launches food drive for the four-legged; Need for pet food goes up in down economy

Ark Veterinary Hospital launches food drive for the four-legged; Need for pet food goes up in down economy

Ark Veterinary Hospital in Shelburne is once again organizing a pet food drive for the month of December. As in the past, Ark makes it easy for people to donate food to help local pet owners in need this holiday season by asking people in the community to purchase $5, $10, or $20 bags of cat or dog food in their office to be… Read More »

Selectboard gifting raises questions

In an attempt to create a nice surprise going-away gift for outgoing Town Manager Joe Colangelo, the Shelburne Selectboard recently voted to repay Selectboard member Dr. Colleen Parker $700 for buying a pair of Red Sox-Yankees tickets for him. Colangelo, a Yankees fan, was Shelburne’s town manager for four years before leaving to become manager… Read More »

Obituary

Obituary

Sarah Bassett Chamberlain died peacefully on March 29, 2018 at VNA Respite House just short of her 66th birthday after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Sarah was surrounded and supported by many close friends, her faithful, loving brother Glenn and his wife Charlene, and by the skilled, caring staff and volunteers at the Respite House.… Read More »