Dog communication demystified at Town Hall talk

Dog communication demystified at Town Hall talk

By Rosalyn Graham On a recent weeknight at Town Hall, dog trainer Deb Helfrich shared her expertise in canine communication with a roomful of dog owners eager to better understand their pets. The presentation aimed at demystifying the topic of communicating with canines was held at the town offices as part of a series of dog-related… Read More »

David Zuckerman: A life of politics and produce

David Zuckerman: A life of politics and produce

Editor’s note: Contributor Phyl Newbeck has been meeting and writing about the people who call Shelburne, Charlotte and Hinesburg home since 2011. This is her 300th Notable Neighbor feature for the Shelburne News and The Citizen. It was his childhood summers in rural western Virginia that instilled a love of farming and the outdoors in… Read More »

Redhawks recap

Redhawks recap

GIRLS LACROSSE Champlain Valley Union 11, Middlebury 10: Ali Wainer’s five-save effort helped CVU hold Middlebury for a win on Saturday in a key Division I girls lacrosse matchup. Ahead by one goal at the half, the Redhawks did just enough to hold off the 6-2 Tigers. Lydia Maitland had five goals to lead CVU… Read More »

Elephant and Piggie in Shelburne

Elephant and Piggie in Shelburne

  Families enjoyed a Mother’s Day visit to the Town Hall to celebrate the literary works for children created by author Mo Willems. Sponsored by The Flying Pig bookstore, the event included crafts, a reading nook, cake, balloons, and a visit from book characters Elephant and Piggie and their friends Pidgeon and Knuffle Bunny.

Storm slams Shelburne

Storm slams Shelburne

  For more coverage of the storm click here. Last Friday’s intense storm caused havoc for evening commuters as rain, hail and high winds ripped through Shelburne, causing zero-visibility driving conditions. The National Weather Service in Burlington reported high winds in Shelburne between 50 and 60 mph. As the sun shined Saturday morning, chainsaws were… Read More »

Students connect with astronauts

Students connect with astronauts

The Charlotte Central School multi-purpose room, the site of decades of school plays, middle school dances, and first-grade gym classes, was transformed into a portal to the galaxy as students videoconferenced with astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Last week, as part of NASA’s ISS Educational Downlink program, 175 middle school students plus teachers, school… Read More »

Green Up prizes go to volunteers young and old

Green Up prizes go to volunteers young and old

By Cate Cross The sunny weather inspired towns folks to come out and join the Green Up Vermont efforts on Saturday. Volunteers picked up more than 150 bags from the town clerk’s office and Shelburne Supermarket. Despite conflicts with many other scheduled events that day, more than 100 people turned out to green up and… Read More »

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