Thank you, veterans

Thank you, veterans

In a Memorial Day tradition, local residents who gathered at Monday’s ceremony to honor local veterans took time to shake hands and individually thank the veterans in attendance. Shelburne U.S. Army veteran Spec. 4 Cullen Bullard greets neighbors and friends. See more Memorial Day photos page 16. For more coverage of Memorial Day click here

Calling all paddlers: Help tackle European frogbit

Calling all paddlers: Help tackle European frogbit

By Krista Hoffsis Do you enjoy spending time on Lake Champlain? Do you care about water quality and habitat? Join Lewis Creek Association and volunteers as we manage European frogbit and other aquatic invasive plants in Shelburne and Charlotte this June. Frogbit outings in the lower LaPlatte and Town Farm Bay provide great wildlife sightings… Read More »

Calendar

Calendar

BURLINGTON Community Sailing Center Grand opening June 2: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The new Community Waterfront Campus & Sailing Education Center hosts an all-day open house with free sailing, activities from our community partners, such as lakeside yoga with Evolution, ONE Art Center, rides on the Friendship Sloop with Whistling Man Schooner Co., meet… Read More »

Skipping skip day

Skipping skip day

Champlain Valley Union High School seniors swapped senior skip day for a senior service day Tuesday. About 50 students raked and trimmed trees on Mount Philo. Other groups spent the morning clearing trails, helping out at community schools and volunteering at local nonprofits. Students were excused from school after their morning of service. This version… Read More »

A welcome Storm

A welcome Storm

For more coverage click here. CVU’s catcher and co-captain Jacob Bortnick fist-bumps Storm Rushford at last Thursday’s Strike Out Cancer game on the Redhawks’ home field. CVU edged Essex for a 7-6 win. See story and photos on page 13.

Memorial Day ceremony

Memorial Day ceremony

A Memorial Day ceremony is set for noon on Wednesday, May 30, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center memorial walkway in White River Junction. The keynote speaker will be Col. Nathan Lord, of Waterbury, commander of the 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and a career mountain infantry officer. All Vermont veterans are invited. Information: Katherine… Read More »