Tag Archives: Robin Alberti

“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
Featured
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,…

Local News
June 15, 2016

“The future is bright for us”

By Robin Alberti

By Polly Lynn

“The future is bright for us, so put on your shades and let’s move forward,” said Jenn Lewis and Alex Sabo, who then put on sunglasses to end their speech. Lewish and Sabo addressed their fellow Green Mountain…

Killington pre-k students “Bang on a drum”
Local News
June 10, 2016

Killington pre-k students “Bang on a drum”

By Robin Alberti

Pre-k student Bree Sarandrea joyously drums on a djembe.

By Robin Alberti

KILLINGTON — On the morning of Friday, June 3, the pre-kindergarten and kindergarten at KES had a “banging” good time. Gordon Goes, director of “Bang On…