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The Naked Table Project returns for its 8th year

The Naked Table Project returns for its 8th year

Saturday & Sunday, Aug. 20 & 21—WOODSTOCK—In an experience that epitomizes Vermont values, ShackletonThomas invites 15 to 20 participants, groups, and families to come and make their own table from sugar maple locally harvested from the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in Woodstock, followed by a…

Limbo Lounge Band returns to Mount Holly

Limbo Lounge Band returns to Mount Holly

Thursday, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m.—MOUNT HOLLY— The Limbo Lounge band will return to the Belmont green for the Mount Holly 2016 Summer Concert Series, Thursday, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m.This eight-piece band features keyboard, violin, guitar, bass guitar, drum kit, multi-ethnic hand percussions and…

Two teens complete the Long Trail
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August 11, 2016

Two teens complete the Long Trail

By Amy McClure PITTSFIELD—Two 14-year-old boys—Jackson Ziegler (Pittsfield, Vt.) and Wright Frost (Tunbridge, VT)—recently hiked the entirety of the Long Trail in just 19 days. The Long Trail stretches 272 miles, the length of Vermont, and it merges with the Appalachian Trail for 100 rigorous…

The Ultimate Aldean comes to Killington

The Ultimate Aldean comes to Killington

UPDATE: Cooler in the Mountains concert moves indoors

This Saturday, Aug. 13, the Cooler in the Mountains concert series featuring Greg West as The Ultimate Aldean Experience will move inside. Although the summer weather has been mostly fine and dry here in Killington, it…

State Fair begins Aug. 16

Earlier and shorter than dates of past years By Lani Duke Aug. 16-20—RUTLAND TOWN—The Vermont State Fair, once a 10-and-a-half-day blend of competitions, livestock, exhibits, carnival rides, “fair food,” 4-H, and concerts, opens its gates for a much-condensed four-and-a-half-day run Aug. 16-20. Organizers have packed…

Downhill riders podium at Ramshead race
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August 3, 2016

Downhill riders podium at Ramshead race

By Paul Holmes

A downhill mountain bike racer flies off a wooden plank on “Goat Skull,” a new race trail on Ramshead at Killington Resort, during a Pro GRT race held this past weekend.