Realizing the American Dream: New U.S. citizens celebrate Constitution Day aboard the Ticonderoga

Realizing the American Dream: New U.S. citizens celebrate Constitution Day aboard the Ticonderoga

SCOOTER MACMILLAN Staff Writer Fifteen people from 11 different countries celebrated Constitution Day and Citizenship Day on the steamboat Ticonderoga at Shelburne Museum on Tuesday. By renouncing their citizenship to Bhutan, Jamaica, Nepal, the Philipines, Brazil, Somalia, Ghana, China, Canada, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Myanmar, and taking the Oath of Allegiance,  they are now citizens of the… Read More »

CVU soccer, golf teams notch wins

CVU soccer, golf teams notch wins

BOYS GOLF The Champlain Valley Union boys golf team traveled to Vermont National Country Club on Monday and came away with first place. The Redhawks earned 158 points, while Rice (171) came in second and South Burlington (172) was third. Nate Godbout shot a 37 to earn medalist honors. GIRLS SOCCER CVU 4, Mount Anthony… Read More »

A stroll for a good cause

A stroll for a good cause

The scenic grounds of Shelburne Museum were the backdrop for more than 700 people who participated in the annual Vermont Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimers on Saturday, Sept. 14.

Donovan: In defense of food assistance — 3SquaresVT public comment period ends Sept. 23

Donovan: In defense of food assistance — 3SquaresVT public comment period ends Sept. 23

Attorney General T.J. Donovan announced that his office will be submitting comments in opposition to the Trump administration’s proposal to cut food assistance for Vermonters. The announcement was made at a Sept. 11 press conference held in South Burlington at Hunger Free Vermont’s headquarters on Eastwood Drive. Joining Donovan and his staff were Anore Horton,… Read More »

Moo-ving on up

Moo-ving on up

The cow was exhausted by the time Fire and Rescue got on the scene. “I can understand why because I got stuck in it,” said volunteer firefighter and Shelburne Town Manager Lee Krohn. After struggling to get the cow out, Lieutenant Dwight Mazur of the Shelburne Fire Department suggested using a hose to pull the… Read More »

Calendar

Calendar

Sept. 22, 12-4 p.m., Charlotte Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services, 170 Ferry Road, Charlotte Charlotte’s Safety Fun Fair is a fun and educational event for all ages. Everyone is invited to visit with public safety pro-viders from a variety of organizations, and watch live demonstrations to include CPR, K9 and fire demonstrations and much more.… Read More »

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