Killington

Killington
February 18, 2015

Hibernation vacation at KES

KILLINGTON—Killington Elementary School is participating in the Whole School Energy Challenge and during the upcoming February break, the last week of February, the school will embark on a “hibernation vacation.” This is when we will unplug and turn off all the electronics, such as smart-boards,…

Editors Picks
November 4, 2014

Town of Killington Election Results

Notable wins: Welch, Milne, Scott, Pearce, McCormack, Tate, Kennedy.

US Representative: Peter Welch, 220 Mark Donka, 174 (Other three candidates under 10 votes)

Governor: Scott Milne, 230 Peter Shumlin, 165 Dan Feliciano, 12 (Other four candidates under 10 votes)

Lt. Governor: Phil Scott, 276 Dean Corren,…

Events
October 30, 2014

BCBS hosts Health Care After Retirement

Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 6:30 p.m. — RUTLAND — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT) announces a series of Health Care After Retirement Sessions, for Vermonters retiring soon or just becoming eligible for Medicare. If you’d like to find out more about Medicare and Medicare…

Pre-K education advances in Killington
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October 30, 2014

Pre-K education advances in Killington

By Polly Lynn By 2015 every school district in Vermont will be required to provide 10 hours of high quality, free pre-Kindergarten each week to all 3-, 4- and 5-year-olds who have missed the cutoff for Kindergarten because of their birthdays, and whose families choose to…

Preston Leete Smith to be honored
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October 30, 2014

Preston Leete Smith to be honored

KILLINGTON—On Saturday, Nov. 1, Killington founder Preston Leete Smith will be recognized for his ground-breaking contributions to the development of alpine skiing in New England and nationally at the resort he created from a trackless mountain. As the guest of honor at the New England…

  • Killington Chili Cook-Off returns for the second year, with free concert series
  • Killington Chili Cook-Off returns for the second year, with free concert series

Killington Chili Cook-Off returns for the second year, with free concert series

Thursday, July 31 at 5 p.m.

KILLINGTON — On Thursday, July 31, the Killington Parks and Recreation Department will host the second annual Chili Cook-Off, presented by The Mountain Times, at the Sherburne Memorial Library on River Road from 5-8 p.m. Join the competition…

Killington
July 16, 2014

Killington town and resort discuss plan to repeal local option tax

By Cristina Kumka

KILLINGTON — Town Manager Seth Webb recently outlined scenarios that might convince voters to repeal the town’s local option sales and use tax that flows $450,000 into town coffers annually.

The Economic Development and Tourism Commission (EDTC) meeting, held Monday July 14,…

Killington
July 16, 2014

Killington town and resort discuss plan to repeal local option tax

By Cristina Kumka KILLINGTON — Town Manager Seth Webb recently outlined scenarios that might convince voters to repeal the town’s local option sales and use tax that flows $450,000 into town coffers annually. The Economic Development and Tourism Commission (EDTC) meeting, held Monday July 14,…

Remembrance celebration for Ken Budzyna held Saturday
Killington
July 16, 2014

Remembrance celebration for Ken Budzyna held Saturday

Sunday, July 20 at 4 p.m.— KILLINGTON — This Sunday friends and family are invited to celebrate the life of Kenneth, “Ken” or “KB,” Budzyna, at the Foundry at Summit Pond in Killington at 4 p.m.

Budzyna was 66 years old when he passed away suddenly,…