Diamond Island Regatta sets sail from Point Bay

Diamond Island Regatta sets sail from Point Bay

Now in its seventh season, the Diamond Island Regatta, hosted by the Royal Savage Yacht Club (RSYC) and Point Bay Marina, will once again attract many of the fastest boats and best sailors from around Lake Champlain. The event takes place Saturday, Aug. 17, at Point Bay Marina in Charlotte. As in past years, the… Read More »

Teen suicide prevention row-a-thon raises $18,000

Teen suicide prevention row-a-thon raises $18,000

Community from around Vermont and New England gathered at the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum on Saturday, June 29, to raise money and awareness for teen suicide prevention. This first “Hope for TomorROW” row-a-thon was a collaboration between Project HOePpnEr and the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum in honor of Paul Hoeppner, a Hinesburg resident and Champlain Valley… Read More »

Helping others learn the history of Lake Champlain

Helping others learn the history of Lake Champlain

By PHYL NEWBECK The name McClure is one that has been associated with the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum for many years, but now there is a new McClure at the Ferrisburgh non-profit. No relation to the philanthropist Lois McClure for whom a full-scale replica canal boat is named, Susan Evans McClure was hired as executive director… Read More »