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Altitude Sickness
February 16, 2018

This was the week that was

There is a magic that happens when everything goes right, and everything is going right. Not only has the snow been phenomenal, but this has been straight up one of the best, most important weeks of my adult life.

And counter to my…

Mountain Meditation
February 15, 2018

The wonder of nature à la Rachel Carson

By Marguerite Jill Dye

“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts . . . there is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature – the assurance that dawn comes after night,…

Rockin' The Region
February 14, 2018

Rockin’ the region with Cam Thayer

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

This Friday don’t miss the first ever Vermont performance of Cameron “Cash” Thayer, age 21, at Outback Pizza in Killington, 6-10 p.m. Thayer hails from Scarborough, Maine, and is the only one in his family to be born and raised there….

Rockin’ the Region with Turkuaz
Rockin' The Region
January 31, 2018

Rockin’ the Region with Turkuaz

Courtesy of Dave Hoffenberg

TURKUAZ

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

Turkuaz makes its Killington debut Thursday night at the Pickle Barrel nightclub. I’m really looking forward to this show. A few weeks ago when I interviewed Rob Somerville of Kung Fu, he…

Mountain Meditation
January 24, 2018

Racial segregation: how it came about

By Marguerite Jill Dye

On Martin Luther King Day, while investigating the roots of segregation in America, I stumbled upon an article in The Atlantic that shocked even my husband, who grew up in segregated North Carolina. “Segregation Had to Be Invented” by Alana Semuels…

The Movie Diary
January 24, 2018

The ties that bind

By Dom Cioffi

The cold weather gripping the country has put a damper on a lot of people’s fun – including my son. Because of this, we allowed him to have a couple of friends visit this past weekend to hang out and have a sleepover.

Rockin' The Region
January 17, 2018

Rockin’ the region with Jordan Snow

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg Oorah! After spending the last four years in the Marines, Jordan Snow finds himself back doing what he loves best: playing music in Killington with his band, K-Town’s Finest. There are many opportunities to see him play — and they’re all at…

Altitude Sickness
January 16, 2018

The joys of the cold snap

By Brady Crain I do love the cold. I don’t have much more to say about it, but I really like cold snaps. I look at it like an endurance contest. How much cold can I stand to wear flip flops? How long can I…

Mountain Meditation
January 16, 2018

The chaos and fury of a tweeting fox

By Marguerite Jill Dye

One day last August I was stupefied when words spilled from my pen without pause or thought, as fast as I could write them down. When I reread what I’d written, I was confused and afraid that such words had poured…