Tag Archives: Ludlow Vermont

New Italian restaurant opens in Ludlow
September 11, 2018

New Italian restaurant opens in Ludlow

Vail purchase creates buzz in business industry

By Katy Savage

LUDLOW—A new Italian eatery is set to open next week.

La Tavola Ristorante  will be open on Route 100 with an extensive wine list, full bar, authentic Italian menu and lounge.

August 30, 2018

Two more aces at Okemo Valley Golf Club

LUDLOW— It was the 17th hole at Okemo Valley Golf Club where luck prevailed for two golfers who made holes-in-one just two days apart.

Joe Rolka, of Ludlow,  aced the 17th hole on Aug. 22. Rolka made the 135-yard hole-in-one from the white tee using a…

Local News
August 8, 2018

‘The entire house was shaking’

By Katy Savage

LUDLOW—It felt like an earthquake or a hurricane and sounded like dominoes falling down on top of each other. All they could see was a cloud of dust.

“The entire house was shaking, the walls and ceiling were caving in,” said Leone…

Local chef takes tips from Julia Child
July 25, 2018

Local chef takes tips from Julia Child

By Katy Savage

LUDLOW—Peter Dickinson remembers the time he made Julia Child an omelet.

He was 17 years old and a dishwasher at the Woodstock Inn and she was a guest.

“It was total happenstance,” Dickinson said. “I happened to…

Okemo introduces All Come Home Music Festival

Okemo introduces All Come Home Music Festival

July 12-14—LUDLOW—Okemo Mountain Resort will be celebrating some of the biggest musical acts of our time during New England’s premier tribute-band event that will feature the music of Neil Diamond, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Queen, The Beatles and more. Okemo’s All Come Home Music Festival is scheduled for July 12, 13 and 14…

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June 6, 2018

Vail to buy Okemo, Sunapee, Crested Butte

Mueller family will enter purchase agreement after 36 years at the helm

By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger

LUDLOW — Triple Peaks, LLC, owned by Tim and Diane Mueller and their children Ethan and Erica Mueller, announced Monday, June 4, they have entered into a purchase agreement…

Money Matters
May 3, 2018

What is your “return on life?”

By Kevin Theissen

“The only money that’s really yours is the money you spend. Everything else goes to somebody else,” said Teddy Chafolious.

That piggy bank we remember from childhood wasn’t just a place to store our birthday money and spare change: it was a…

Ludlow Rotary Club holds 62nd annual Penny Sale

Saturday, April 28, 6 p.m.—LUDLOW—The Ludlow Rotary Club will hold its 62nd annual Penny Sale on Saturday, April 28 starting at 6 p.m. in the Black River High School gym.

The event will feature over 400 prizes plus the annual cash raffle valued at more than $1,000.  The prizes,…

Local News
January 24, 2018

February Chamber Corner: Kicking off 2018

By Marji Graf

LUDLOW—The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce had a strong start to 2018.

Marji Graf spoke to the Chester Select Board on Jan. 3 regarding Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce accomplishments in 2017 and goals for 2018.

On Jan. 10, the…

Local News
January 10, 2018

Revote slated for Ludlow-Mount Holly unification

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—It seems that the question of combining the elementary school systems of Ludlow and Mount Holly is not yet fully decided.

A petition has been filed to reconsider the November vote, in which Ludlow voted 344-172 and Mount Holly voted 341-66 to…