• Under Armour series takes on The Beast »

    Courtesy of Under Armour Running Series

    The UA Mountain Running Series takes participants literally off the beaten path.

    Aug. 19-20—KILLINGTON— On Aug. 19 and 20, athletes from near and far will converge on Killington Resort for the inaugural 2017 Under Armour…

  • Preston’s takes crown in Rutland competition »

    RUTLAND—The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the awards for Best Taste, Best Display and People’s Choice at the 36th annual Chamber Winter in August event, Aug. 8. The event, which moved back outside to Merchants Row in downtown…

  • Cyclists ride coast-to-coast for pancreatic cancer »

    By Evan Johnson

    Clad in cycling shoes, shorts and superhero t-shirts, three friends near the end of their cross-country bike trip to raise money for pancreatic cancer research.

    The trip, which is being called Portland to Portland, is a project of Josh Johannessen, Scott Phillips,…

  • Killington-favorite Donavon Frankenreiter returns for free concert, Aug. 12 »

    Saturday, Aug. 12, 3:30 p.m.—KILLINGTON—Cooler in the Mountains free summer concert series at Killington Resort continues Saturday, Aug. 12 with the return of Killington favorite, Donavon Frankenreiter. A singer-songwriter with a passion for music, he will surely excite and move the crowd. Frankenreiter will perform off…

  • Vermont Open Farm Week returns Aug. 14-20, celebrates local food origins »

    VERMONT — For the third consecutive year, farmers across Vermont will open their barn doors and garden gates to welcome the public for a behind-the-scenes look at Vermont’s vibrant working landscapes. Vermont Open Farm Week 2017 will be held Monday, Aug. 14, through Sunday, Aug. 20, at dozens of farms…

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Local News

Preston’s takes crown in Rutland competition

Preston’s takes crown in Rutland competition

16 August, 2017

RUTLAND—The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the awards for Best Taste, Best Display and People’s Choice at the 36th annual Chamber Winter in August event, Aug. 8. The event, which moved back outside to Merchants Row in downtown...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Gravel grinders and growlers; a good day in Tunbridge

16 August, 2017

 

Saturday, Aug. 19—TUNBRIDGE— Royalton Community Radio’s fourth annual Pedal Power to the People (PPP) will be held on Saturday, Aug. 19 at the Tunbridge Fairgrounds in Tunbridge.

The event is an important fundraiser for RCR/WFVR-LP/Free Vermont Radio and is being held in conjunction with the second annual NanoFest, a local craft beer...

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Sports

Talking tennis with Andrew Chmura

Talking tennis with Andrew Chmura

16 August, 2017

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Andrew Chmura

By Angelo Lynn

The last time Vermont was host to a major professional tennis tournament was a decade ago, in 2007. It was the Fed Cup semifinals and big stars like Venus Williams, Nadia Petrova and Elena Vesnina...

State News

State to bear hunters: send us teeth

State to bear hunters: send us teeth

16 August, 2017

Early bear hunting season starts Sept. 1

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding successful bear hunters that a regulation now requires them to submit a bear tooth so wildlife managers can collect important information on Vermont’s bear population.

Teeth submitted by hunters are...