• May 24, 2017

    A Walking Miracle: A pitch, and Continue...

    By Tom Haley Mary Crawford was a key player on the 2002 Mount St. Joseph Academy girls basketball team. Then, one July day in 2012, Mary and her husba...
  • May 17, 2017

    2017 Girls on the Run Central Vt 5k

    RUTLAND – The fifth annual Girls on the Run Vermont event took place last Saturday at the Rutland fairgrounds. Nancy Heydinger, executive direct...
  • May 10, 2017

    Michael Morgan: Morgan to zero in on hoo...

    Editor’s note: This story about Mill River Union High School’s Michael Morgan is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in R...
  • May 10, 2017

    Mee — a man for all seasons

      Editor’s note: This story about Rutland High School’s Jimmy Mee is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland ...
  • May 10, 2017

    Ojala to pair with golf for life

    Editor’s note: This story about Proctor High School’s Nick Ojala is part of a four-part series about three-sport senior athletes in Rutland County...

A Walking Miracle: A pitch, and Continued hope for young Nolan Alberty

By Tom Haley Mary Crawford was a key player on the 2002 Mount St. Joseph Academy girls basketball team. Then, one July day in 2012, Mary and her husband, Matt…

READER BULLETINS: May 25-31, 2017

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comRutland Recreation DepartmentCOUNSELOR IN TRAINING PROGRAMLooking for a great summer experience working with children? The CIT program is a wonderful opportunity for…

ARTS PREVIEW: May 25-31, 2017

TINMOUTHNorthern FlyerNorthern Flyer steams into railroad-less Tinmouth at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 26, for a concert at the Old Firehouse.Northern Flyer is a new band formed by veteran Vermont bluegrass…

Westward Ho!

Janet Clapp BOOKS CHECKED OUT Dangerous, rugged landscapes form the backdrop for stories set in the American frontier. Tales of cowboys and outlaws reflect simpler times. Novels from the western…

This just in: NBC’s ‘Great News’ is great fun

By Jim Sabataso Correspondent If “Great News” looks and feels familiar, it’s no accident. The new NBC sitcom is the latest from executive producers Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, the…

English Pea Salad

Karen Ranz A FRESH TAKE A dear friend and neighbor who was raised in Virginia’s Tidewater in the first decades of the 1900s was my introduction to the term “English…

SPRING OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND CELEBRATES 25 YEARS IN 2017

Bright yellow signs compete with a multitude of greens along Vermont’s roads, enticing visitors to the studios of craftspeople and other artists across Vermont during the 2017 Spring Open Studio…

Ideals on wheels: With humor and bike stunts, comes an anti-bullying message

By SUSAN SMALLHEER Correspondent Chris Poulos’ anti-bullying message came on two wheels. Poulos, 46, a former world champion stunt bicyclist-turned-motivational-speaker, brought his tidings of tolerance and empathy to students at…

Rutland County Parent Child Center Announces New Executive Director

The board of directors for the Rutland County Parent Child Center (RCPCC) is pleased to announce that Mary Zigman has been named the new executive director, effective June 1, 2017….

Eagle Scout project beautifies downtown Pittsford

By SUSAN SMALLHEER Correspondent Downtown Pittsford will be prettier this spring — and for many springs to come — thanks to an Eagle Scout project by a local Boy Scout….