Tag Archives: Robin Alberti

Large bear euthanized in Killington
Local News
May 16, 2018

Large bear euthanized in Killington

By Robin Alberti

KILLINGTON—Spring has been fickle this year and came late, creating a shortage of native food for them to eat. Consequently, many homeowners and businesses have been reporting bears getting into their trashcans and Dumpsters around the area.

Last Wednesday, May 9, a…

Locals battle it out note for note at Lip Sync
Featured
May 9, 2018

Locals battle it out note for note at Lip Sync

By Robin Alberti

The Paramount Theatre was buzzing with excitement Saturday night, as eight teams, sponsored by local businesses and groups, took the stage to move their lips and hips, all for a great cause. The second annual Lip Sync Battle was an entertaining fundraising…

Motorcade sends Huebner off with grand farewell
Featured
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…