Great project, wrong location

Great project, wrong location

“This board is willing to work with Vermont Railway to find an alternative site,” Shelburne Selectboard Chair Gary von Stange said, addressing the crowd as the board’s Feb. 9 meeting came to a close. The statement was an echo of the desire that had been expressed by many throughout the course of the evening. Shelburne… Read More »

Local students travel to Haiti in plight for clean water

Local students travel to Haiti in plight for clean water

Staff report Three high school students from Vermont traveled to Haiti last October on a volunteer trip with Pure Water for the World. They spent five days actively learning about the country, the culture, the people and the water situation. They experienced a glimpse of the struggles and intense poverty many families in Haiti face… Read More »

Calling all dog lovers!

Calling all dog lovers!

Staff report Tony Humphreys and Julie Broadway of Shelburne are honored and delighted to announce Grand Champion Heronsway Capriccio, known as Colby, will be competing at the 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Show in New York City. Colby is a four-year-old Pembroke Welsh Corgi, who, along with 17 other Pembroke Welsh Corgis, will compete for Best… Read More »

Young artist explores gender stereotypes through neo-pop comic art

Young artist explores gender stereotypes through neo-pop comic art

Staff report Jasmin Townsend-Ng, 12, of Shelburne explores gender stereotypes through her solo art exhibition “Comic Art: Awesome Sauce” at the Pierson Public Library. Using pop culture comic images, she explores some big questions for tweens. Why are girls mostly portrayed as damsels and princesses? Why is there so much punching and kicking among the… Read More »

Kwiniaska Golf Course to be sold and partially developed

Kwiniaska Golf Course to be sold and partially developed

Kwiniaska Golf Course celebrated turning 50 last year, and after half-a-century in business, the 18-hole golf course will go through some major changes. The facility will be shrinking to a smaller course and the town of Shelburne will be gaining more housing stock. Snyder Homes has agreed to purchase the land on the West side… Read More »

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