Tag Archives: day

Altitude Sickness
May 19, 2017

Skiing every day as long as possible

Two hundred days. That is how many days, as of this writing, that I have skied this year. Of those days, 192 were lift service, and eight were uphill on Superstar.

Last year it took me until June 4 to get to 203 days. I…

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day
Local News
May 18, 2017

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day

By Karen D. Lorentz

The high elevation CCC Road between North Shrewsbury and Route 100 in Plymouth will reopen this month, according to Stewardship Forester Lisa Thorton of the Rutland office of the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR).

Thorton said in an…

Annual Wallingford Bike Day blends safety and fun

Saturday, May 13, 10 a.m.—WALLINGFORD—On Saturday,  May 13, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., the Wallingford Community Bike Safety Day will host its 19th annual event at the Wallingford Elementary School. This fun, interactive event always has something for all ages, from free helmet fitting to an obstacle…

Local News
May 3, 2017

Green Up Day set for May 6

Always the first Saturday in May, Green Up Day this year is May 6. Volunteers come together to clean up litter from roadsides and public spaces to help keep Vermont green and clean.

Vermont’s interstates and state highways, totaling some 2,707 miles, are cleaned each…

News Briefs
April 12, 2017

One lucky dog—after nine-day romp, Tucker found

By Sue Skaskiw

Imagine the sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach if you’ve just rescued two dogs in need of a home, only to have them jump out of your car window three days later.

This is a true story.

Neither dog, Molson…