• W2W cancer support group heads to the beach »

    Photo by Tamera Mack Pictured: Adela Hanson, Rutland; Paula Liguori, Florence; Linda McGuire, Shrewsbury; Arlene Zivitz, Rutland; Lynn Rose, Rutland; Leslie Sternfels, Fair Haven; Katrine Hughes, Rutland; Carol VanGuilder, Rutland; Susan Edwards, West Rutland; Marie Fitzgerald, Pittsford; Cheryl Gosselin, Fair Haven; Mary Werbinski,…

  • Paddleboard competition raises funds for multi-town bike path »

    A group of 20 paddleboarders raced down the Woodward Reservoir at the first Make A Wave race, held Saturday, Aug. 26.

    PLYMOUTH—First Stop Board Barn of West Bridgewater hosted its first annual Make A Wave benefit paddleboard race Saturday, Aug. 26.

    The highly…

  • Locals to take a pie to the face for charity »

    Photo Courtesy of Dave Hoffenberg Local celebrities are covered in pie at a past fundraising event to raising money for Chase William Kuehl and the Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation.

    By Dave Hoffenberg KILLINGTON—On Sunday, Sept. 10, Moguls Sports Pub will host the annual…

  • Authors, contributors to discuss “The Full Vermonty” at Phoenix Books Rutland »

    Courtesy of Phoenix Books Rutland

    BILL MARES, JEFF DANZIGER

    Tuesday, Sept. 12, 6:30 p.m.—RUTLAND—On Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m., Phoenix Books Rutland will host Bill Mares, Christopher Louras and Bob Stannard for a talk on “The Full Vermonty: Vermont in the Age of Trump.”

  • KMS leverages the World Cup to sustain, inspire, support athletes »

    By Dave Young, courtesy of Killington Resort

    Some of the best skiers in the world met with fans at last year’s World Cup.

    By Karen D. Lorentz

    The newly formed Killington World Cup Committee (KWCC) is a fundraising arm of the…

Local News

Paddleboard competition raises funds for multi-town bike path

Paddleboard competition raises funds for multi-town bike path

06 September, 2017

A group of 20 paddleboarders raced down the Woodward Reservoir at the first Make A Wave race, held Saturday, Aug. 26.

PLYMOUTH—First Stop Board Barn of West Bridgewater hosted its first annual Make A Wave benefit paddleboard race Saturday, Aug. 26.

The highly...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

12th annual Traditional Craft Saturdays kick off at Billings Farm & Museum

12th annual Traditional Craft Saturdays kick off at Billings Farm & Museum

06 September, 2017

Photo courtesy of BFM A woman displays a hair net created using the sprang method, constructing fabric that has natural elasticity.

Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.—WOODSTOCK—Billings Farm & Museum, gateway to Vermont’s rural heritage, will host Traditional Craft Saturdays in September, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.,...

Sports

Riders head to Green Mountain Trails for “Gnarly Adventure”

23 August, 2017

PITTSFIELD –Cyclists hoping for a spot in the 2018 Leadville Trail 100 MTB race in Colorado now have another opportunity to earn an entry: The top finishers of a local race in Pittsfield will earn an entry into next year’s long-distance bike ride.

This year,...

State News

Vermont Foodbank asks Vermont to take action to end hunger

06 September, 2017

This September the Vermont Foodbank, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, will mobilize across all 50 states in an effort to bring an end to hunger. Hunger Action Month is designed to inspire people to take action and raise awareness of...