• Green Mountain College Holds 178th Commencement »

    By Kevin Coburn, courtesy of Green Mountain College

    Photo One: Green Mountain College Graduation Speaker Mindy Lubber

    Photo Two: Bagpiper Ian MacDonald leads the procession down Main Street in Poultney. He was followed by international students carrying flags from…

  • Let ‘em ski it! »

    By Paul Holmes and Polly Lynn

    Skiers and riders didn’t seem to mind the patches of mud linking the larger areas of snow on Skye Lark, in fact, many seemed to enjoy the mud and fast-grass more! Warm weather may have accelerated the melt, but it’s…

  • Stage Race returns Memorial Day weekend 2015 for three days of world-class cycling »

    Courtesy of Town of Killington

    Spectators cheer for cyclists during the Stage Race’s Circuit Race last year. The town of Killington estimates the race brings about 1,200 people to town.

    KILLINGTON — The Killington Stage Race returns for the sixth consecutive…

  • 23rd Spring Open Studio Weekend is set for May 23-24 »

    Photo one: Courtesy of VCC. Bill LeQuier of Readsboro Glassworks, looks thoughtfully through his glass sculpture. LeQuier’s work will be on display for Open Studio Weekend along with many others.

    Photo two: By George Rilly. Fabric artist Judith Reilly in her Brandon studio,…

  • Join an adult evening of glittery theater with Marble Valley Players for “Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens” »

    May 22 and 23 — WEST RUTLAND — The Marble Valley Players and director Martin Bones are pleased to present another “Fringe Festival Favorite” for your amusement. “If you liked ‘Plague, The Musical,’  you will love ‘Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens’ on May 22 and…

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Local News

CSJ graduates 72 in Class of 2015

CSJ graduates 72 in Class of 2015

22 May, 2015

Courtesy of CSJ

Peter Edens, left, and Nolan Emory, right smile in their graduation caps.

RUTLAND — College of St. Joseph was honored to grant degrees to 72 graduates at the College’s 56th commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 17.

CSJ President Dr....

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

“Come play in our yard”

“Come play in our yard”

22 May, 2015

Photo by Julia Purdy

Retired Vermont Marble Co. carver Renzo Palmerini and his portrait in local marble of a Huron warrior.

Proctor plans town gala

Saturday, May 23 — PROCTOR — This Saturday the town of Proctor will host a...

State News

Seatbelt safety campaign, sobriety checkpoints announced

22 May, 2015

RUTLAND COUNTY—Beginning May 18, 2015, law enforcement officials will be out in force, taking part in the 2015 national Click It or Ticket (CIOT) seat belt enforcement mobilization. “As we kick off the busy summer driving season, it is critical that everyone buckles up...