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Mountain Meditation
November 7, 2018

Let’s build a better America

By Marguerite Jill Dye 

However the mid-term elections play out, we still must consider how deeply divisions in the United States are affecting our wellbeing, as a nation, as world citizens, and as individuals. Many of us find our families divided, and have…

Rockin’ The Region with Guster
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 7, 2018

Rockin’ The Region with Guster

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

Guster is part of the Women’s World Cup, Nov. 23-25, and will be playing Sunday in between runs. I had the pleasure of speaking to Adam Gardner who along with Ryan Miller and Brian Rosenworcel, formed the…

Mountain Meditation
November 1, 2018

Our democracy needs CPR: Vote!

By Marguerite Jill Dye

Steve Finer began mountain rescue decades ago in Wyoming and has served as a longtime leader of Killington Fire and Rescue. He also works in Rutland Regional Medical Center’s emergency center, so his three-hour CPR class in the Sherburne…

Rockin’ The Region with KT Tunstall
AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
November 1, 2018

Rockin’ The Region with KT Tunstall

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

The Women’s World Cup is returning to Killington, Nov. 24-25. Besides top skiers, you also get four top music acts. KT Tunstall is playing Saturday in between runs. She is currently in the midst of a U.S….

The Movie Diary
October 27, 2018

A sweet treat

By Dom Cioffi

I remember waking up one morning many years ago to my brothers making an awful commotion about something across the street. They were snickering and giggling under their breath, obviously trying to contain their excitement over a mischievous act.

After overhearing a…

Mountain Meditation
October 27, 2018

A Celtic wedding and the ring bearer

By Marguerite Jill Dye

We rode on a tractor-pulled hayride up to the wedding ground. The mountain glowed in late the day sun that lit up the orchard and colorful woods. When the bagpipes began, we led the procession, then sat on the first wooden…

Rockin’ The Region with Hope for Vermont
Rockin' The Region
October 27, 2018

Rockin’ The Region with Hope for Vermont

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

There’s not many shows where you can mix rap with uplifting spiritual messages. On Saturday, Nov. 3 at 6 p.m., a show like that is at Woodstock’s Little Theater. Local preacher Nate Mispel is bringing Hope for Vermont there. Mispel’s speaking…

Mountain Meditation
October 17, 2018

The sanctity of a Millennial marriage

By Marguerite Jill Dye

“To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.” — Lao Tzu, Chinese philosopher

Our only child, our son who’s a chef, and his true love are taking the plunge! They’re…

Rockin’ The Region with Miss Guided Angels
Rockin' The Region
October 17, 2018

Rockin’ The Region with Miss Guided Angels

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

I love music. I especially love getting to preview a friend’s band’s debut album. It’s a real treat for the ears. Miss Guided Angels just completed their debut album, “The One That Got Away,” and they’re having a CD release party…

The Movie Diary
October 17, 2018

See you on the dark side of the moon

By Dom Cioffi

I’ve always been a bit of a solo golfer. While I don’t mind playing with other people, I find that in order for me to play my best golf, I need to be fully focused on my game. When I play a…