• Project 240 aims to elevate public discourse »

    Rich Cowden, director of the Fine Arts Center at Castleton University lists the benefits of the series for the university and the community.

    Bruce Bouchard and Rich Cowden present Project 240, a 17-event series which culminates with the Election Night Gala,…

  • Killington resort hosted Community Appreciation Day »

    By Robin Alberti

    KILLINGTON — Wednesday, Aug. 19, Killington Resort hosted an appreciation day for the community at Snowshed Adventure Center, 3-7 p.m.

    The resort’s new Adventure Center includes eight new attractions including: the Beast Coaster, SkyeRide, Skye Ropes Course, Terra-Maze, Mountain Biking, Scenic Lift Rides, ATV and…

  • Reflections on a summer night »

    Sunday night, Aug. 16, a lone fly-fisherman casts a line on Colton Pond in Killington. His red pontoon fishing boat casts a bright reflection on the dark water. Lakes across the region were popular this past week as temperatures rose into the 80s and 90s with…

  • The Piazzolla Project explores “Nuevo Tango” in Brandon  »

    PIAZZOLLA PROJECT

    Saturday, Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. — BRANDON — The Piazzolla Project brings together the talents of four unique musicians to explore the diverse sounds of Argentinean composer Astor Piazzolla’s “Nuevo Tango.” At Brandon Music on Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m., tango fans…

  • Valley Jam Vermont: three day festival kicks off Friday, Aug. 21  »

    Friday-Sunday, Aug. 21 – 23 — STOCKBRIDGE — This Friday, participants will enjoy the start of three days of music, camping , jamming, and festivities. The events begin Friday, Aug. 21 and jam on through Sunday evening, Aug. 23. The venue is located on the beautiful Tweed…

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Local News

  • Project 240 aims to elevate public discourse
  • Project 240 aims to elevate public discourse

Project 240 aims to elevate public discourse

31 August, 2015

Rich Cowden, director of the Fine Arts Center at Castleton University lists the benefits of the series for the university and the community.

Bruce Bouchard and Rich Cowden present Project 240, a 17-event series which culminates with the Election Night Gala,...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Brandon gets funky with the John Funkhouser Trio

Brandon gets funky with the John Funkhouser Trio

26 August, 2015

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JOHN FUNKHOUSER TRIO

Saturday, Aug. 29 at 7:30 p.m. — BRANDON — John Funkhouser returns to Brandon Music with his trio, playing an energetic, accessible blend of modern jazz, funk, blues, 20th century classical, Indian classical, and European and American folk...

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Sports

Quenneville tightens Devil’s Bowl standings with third Modified win

Quenneville tightens Devil’s Bowl standings with third Modified win

27 August, 2015

Courtesy of MemorEvents

Young race fans present Modified driver Jimmy Ryan with a cake during the Thomas Dairy Kids Club “Bake a Cake” event at Devil’s Bowl. Quenneville tightens Devil’s Bowl standings with third Modified win

WEST HAVEN – Vince Quenneville...

State News

Composting and bears: adjusting to Vermont’s new universal recycling law

Composting and bears: adjusting to Vermont’s new universal recycling law

31 August, 2015

Courtesy of VF&W

Bears are attracted to human-created food sources, so steps must be taken to reduce problems between bears and people.

Bears are already thinking about winter and are currently in search of easy calories to fatten up. Because bears...