• Rutland Recreation and Parks Dept. programs begin »

    RUTLAND—The Rutland Recreation and Parks Department has a few camps beginning this week, and is announcing more summer camps to come for the rapidly approaching summer vacation.

    Counselor in Training (CIT) program will be offered in a two-day program, June 1 and 3. Looking for…

  • Speed and distance: Road bikers compete in three-day challenge, over 150 miles »

    Killington Stage Race returns for Memorial Day weekend

    The Killington Stage Race (KSR) is a three day bicycle stage race held on Memorial Day weekend in and around Killington.

    Cyclists from across the U.S., Canada, and international racers from as far as Bermuda and New…

  • Green Mountain Astronomers invite public to stargazing party in Hubbardton, Saturday »

    Saturday, May 27, 7:30 p.m.—HUBBARDTON—On Saturday, May 27, 7:30-10 p.m., the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton hosts an astronomy star party and workshop with the Green Mountain Astronomers. The astronomers invite the public to an evening of gazing at the stars and offer…

  • “Fire” delivers sizzlin’ performance »

    Rutland City Fire Department,  GMP win first Lip Sync Battle

    By Polly Lynn Mikula

    UPDATE, MAY 10: The event raised over $16,000 for Wonderfeet Kid’s Museum.

    On Saturday night, April 29, eight teams battled it out at the inaugural Lip Sync Battle at the Paramount Theatre…

  • Devil’s Bowl Speedway opens racing season »

    WEST HAVEN—Devil’s Bowl Speedway has unveiled its 2017 season schedule, boasting the Northeast’s most diverse slate of motorsports events. Located on Route 22A in scenic West Haven, the facility will continue to offer affordable, family-friendly entertainment and the region’s most exciting NASCAR-sanctioned stock car racing…

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Local News

College of St. Joseph baseball named national champions

College of St. Joseph baseball named national champions

24 May, 2017

College of St. Joseph’s baseball team is back-to-back USCAA national champions after defeating Apprentice School 6-1 in the title game on May 19.

The Fighting Saints entered the tournament as the No. 2 seed and began their title defense with a 2-0 win over Marygrove...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Forty years later, Doug Hazard still playing at McGrath’s Irish Pub

Forty years later, Doug Hazard still playing at McGrath’s Irish Pub

24 May, 2017

KILLINGTON—It’s been 40 years since the first band played a gig at McGrath’s Irish Pub, and that same performer is back this weekend—Doug Hazard returns to the top of Sherburne Pass at the Inn at Long Trail to play during Memorial Day Weekend.

He’s a...

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Sports

Summit Lodge golf classic to tee off, June 2

24 May, 2017

KILLINGTON—Summit Lodge Golf Classic is set to tee off Friday, June 2 in its fifth annual golf tournament, Tee Off for Autism, held at Green Mountain National Golf Course, Barrows Towne Road, Killington. Registration starts at noon, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. $130 per...

State News

Powdr restructuring; acquisitions focus on adventure lifestyle

24 May, 2017

By Karen D. Lorentz

Powdr, Killington and Pico’s parent company since 2007, has restructured and is expanding — this time with its first foray outside the U.S. with the licensing of the Woodward Riviera Maya facility at the Hard Rock Hotel in Cancùn, Mexico. A...