Runners make their mark at annual county meet

Runners make their mark at annual county meet

DEVON MORRILL It was an incredible fall for the cross country runners at Shelburne Community School. One that culminated in the girls team winning both the county championships and the state title. There was a wonderful co-ed squad comprised of 48 athletes in grades five through eight. The team included three-year veterans, brand new fifth… Read More »

Honoring those who served on Veterans Day in Shelburne

Honoring those who served on Veterans Day in Shelburne

HENRY ROOD Community News Service  About 20 people gathered Monday morning, Nov. 11, at the Shelburne Veterans Monument for a brief, appreciative ceremony marking Veterans Day, and two new additions to the memorial were dedicated. Col. Carroll A. “Bud” Ockert, USA, Ret. presided over the ceremony, speaking of the extraordinary character and great sacrifice veterans… Read More »

Music from Lithuania, Nov. 23

Music from Lithuania, Nov. 23

The Burlington Choral Society presents Baltic Heartbeat: Music from Lithuania, Saturday, Nov. 23, 7:30 p.m., at the College Street Congregational Church in Burlington. It is the third and final concert in their three-part series featuring a musical tour of the three Baltic nations, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Artistic director Richard Riley leads the chorus, which… Read More »

Safety hazards persist at state’s busiest intersection

Safety hazards persist at state’s busiest intersection

SUNNY NAGPAUL Community News Service  Burlington city engineers are still evaluating traffic patterns at the intersection of Main Street and University Heights six months after a UVM study called attention to the safety hazards there.  “We are looking at signal timing and pedestrian infrastructure changes such as widening crosswalks to enhance pedestrian safety,” said Laura… Read More »

CVU girls repeat as regional cross country champions

CVU girls repeat as regional cross country champions

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent MANCHESTER, Conn. – The Champlain Valley Union girls cross country team added another trophy to the case on Saturday, Nov. 9. The Redhawks captured their second straight New England running championship at Wickham Park in Manchester, Conn. “They really ran well,” said CVU coach Scott Bliss. “It’s a testament to them… Read More »

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COMMUNITY Home Instead Senior Care “Be a Santa to a Senior” Holiday Tree Through Dec. 4: Find a participating “Be a Santa to a Senior” Kinney Drug Store with decorated tree. Remove bulb with senior’s gift request. Purchase gift and place bulb and unwrapped gift in designated box at same location. Visit beasantatoasenior.com to find… Read More »

CVU girls reclaim Division I state volleyball title

CVU girls reclaim Division I state volleyball title

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent COLCHESTER – Champlain Valley Union’s Taylor Detch spent the time in between points at the Division I girls volleyball championship dancing and cheering on her teammates. But when it came down to it, the junior hitter was all business. Detch delivered a key kill to give the Redhawks momentum in the… Read More »

The Chicken and the Motorcycle: How a CVU student helped spruce up CityPlace construction site

The Chicken and the Motorcycle: How a CVU student helped spruce up CityPlace construction site

EMMETT GARTNER Community News Service A dormant pit at the center of the stalled CityPlace project in downtown Burlington has been reinvigorated with artistic life recently, and one local high school student has made his mark. Champlain Valley Union High School senior Cole Glover of Hinesburg was selected alongside 24 other area artists to paint… Read More »

It’s a three-peat for CVU girls soccer

It’s a three-peat for CVU girls soccer

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent BURLINGTON – After a scoreless first half, it seemed like No. 3 Colchester may have finally found a recipe to upset the top-seeded Champlain Valley Union girls soccer team – a hot goalie and aggressive mindset. But, just four minutes into the second half, Josie Pecor found the answer and the… Read More »

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