SBPA meeting to feature local/international discussion

A panel discussion will share news about Shelburne’s businesses on the local and international stage as Shelburne Business and Professional Association hosts a meeting for members, prospective members and curious members of the community on Monday, Nov. 11, at 6 p.m. The meeting will be in the Community Room of the newly re-opened Pierson Public… Read More »

Tod Whitaker bids farewell

Tod Whitaker bids farewell

ROSALYN GRAHAM Before the vendors at Shelburne Farmers Market packed up their tents for the final Saturday of the market for 2019, they gathered on the parade ground to pay tribute to the man who has kept the market running smoothly for the entire 14 years of its history: Tod Whitaker. When the Shelburne Business… Read More »

Story of the Leaf People!

Story of the Leaf People!

The Leaf People project in Shelburne is a fun idea designed to welcome leaf-peeping tourists to town and celebrate a favorite time of year. Fall is a wonderful season with its shorter days, cooler temperatures and lovely colorful trees. Thirty years ago, the members of the Shelburne Business and Professional Association (SBPA) adopted a project… Read More »

Shelburne Day celebration connects community to its roots

Shelburne Day celebration connects community to its roots

CAROLINE SLACK Community News Service  This Saturday’s Shelburne Farmers Market marks the 13th Shelburne Day celebration, a summer tradition that harkens back farther into Shelburne’s history than many residents might know.  “Time flies when you’re having fun,” said Colleen Haag, Shelburne’s former town clerk and one of the founders of the local holiday. Since 2006,… Read More »

Celebrating all things Shelburne: Activities, food, history and community at the Parade Grounds

Celebrating all things Shelburne: Activities, food, history and community at the Parade Grounds

ROSALYN GRAHAM Members of the Shelburne Business and Professional Association (SBPA) will join shoppers, browsers, vendors and tourists at the Shelburne Farmers Market on Saturday, Aug. 17 which is Shelburne Day. SBPA members will bring their products, services and news to meet the community at the farmer’s market, located on the parade ground in the… Read More »

Business talk gets town’s attention

Business talk gets town’s attention

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent With a chance to brainstorm ideas and jump start business activity in Shelburne, a couple dozen people sipped wine and swapped ideas Monday night at Shelburne Vineyard. By Tuesday, their discussion had the attention of the Shelburne Selectboard. Selectboard Chair Jerry Storey and member Mary Kehoe attended the gathering at the vineyard… Read More »