Tag Archives: Robin Alberti

Motorcade sends Huebner off with grand farewell
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March 30, 2018

Motorcade sends Huebner off with grand farewell

RUTLAND—An exit “motorcade” for Rutland Regional Medical Center’s retiring CEO Tom Huebner was held on Friday, March 23 at 12-noon. Community members and hospital staff gathered inside the main lobby, outside and around the building to wave farewell. The Rutland fire department, police, and regional…

Annual Chili Cook-off draws hundreds
Local News
August 2, 2017

Annual Chili Cook-off draws hundreds

By Robin Alberti

KILLINGTON— This past Thursday, July 27, the rain moved the annual Chili Cook-off indoors to Snowshed Lodge at Killington Resort, but it did nothing to dampen the mood of those in attendance. The general vibe at the event was rather one of…

“Save Our Farm” event brings hope to Milky Way Farm
Local News
May 10, 2017

“Save Our Farm” event brings hope to Milky Way Farm

By Robin Alberti

IRA—Milky Way Farm, on Route 133 in Ira, is one of Vermont’s quintessential dairy farms — it has the pictureque vistas, barns and animals that postcards and calendars are made of.

Robert Clark, Sr. purchased the land for the Milky Way Farm…

“Fire” delivers sizzlin’ performance
Local News
May 3, 2017

“Fire” delivers sizzlin’ performance

Rutland City Fire Department,  GMP win first Lip Sync Battle

By Polly Lynn Mikula

UPDATE, MAY 10: The event raised over $16,000 for Wonderfeet Kid’s Museum.

On Saturday night, April 29, eight teams battled it out at the inaugural Lip Sync Battle at the Paramount Theatre…

Kids’ yoga offers benefits in school
Local News
May 3, 2017

Kids’ yoga offers benefits in school

By Robin Alberti

Cristy Murphy found her calling in teaching kids yoga. With a background in elementary education, she was introduced to yoga by her teaching partner at Barstow School, and she immediately saw the benefits of teaching it to kids. Giving students the opportunity…

Christmas tree bonfire aims to appease “snow gods”
Local News
January 19, 2017

Christmas tree bonfire aims to appease “snow gods”

KILLINGTON— The second annual bonfire to benefit the Killington-Pico Rotary Club was held Sunday, Jan. 15, at the Pasta Pot on Route 4 in Killington. The blazes rose high into the sky as the needles of the trees cracked and sparked. Attendees could “make a…

Dedication of Veterans Memorial in Wallingford
Local News
October 12, 2016

Dedication of Veterans Memorial in Wallingford

By Robin Alberti WALLINGFORD—A gathering Sunday, Oct. 9, in Wallingford was held to dedicate a new veterans’ memorial at Veterans Park. Commander of American Legion Post #52 Tom Truex welcomed community members and honored guests. Chaplin of Post #52, Mark Loseby, introduced Master of Ceremonies…

Local News
August 3, 2016

Killington’s Peak Lodge wins 4th annual Chili Cook-off

Photos by Robin Alberti

(1) Jimmy Sarandrea stands proudly with a large pot of chile made by Liquid Art. (2) Children sample chili on the lawn at the library. (3) Peak Lodge displays a winning chili. (4) Even the kids loved the chili!

By Robin Alberti

KILLINGTON—On Thursday, July 28,…