Sinking ships: The inevitable disappointment of TV coupledom

Relationshipping, or “shipping” for short, is the act of rooting for the romantic pairing of the particular couple either in real life or within a fictional context. Shipping exists in…

Puppets invade Brattleboro: International Puppets in the Green Mountains Festival Sept. 19-23

Joshua Holden brings “The Joshua Show” to the International Puppets in the Green Mountains Festival in Brattleboro at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 23. It’s part of a five day celebration…

Glen Lake Vista with the Rutland Hikers

Robert Layman CASTLETON — Members of the Rutland-based Thursday hiking group ventured up the Glen Lake Vista Trail last week. Bob Perkins, one of the group’s many leaders, said attendance…

+FIVE: September 13-19, 2018

Gift of LifeRed Cross Blood DriveSept. 14, Noon – 5 p.m.Furnace Brook Wesleyan Church67 Gecha Lane, PittsfordGive blood in September and receive a coupon via email for a free haircut….

READER BULLETINS: Sept. 13-19, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comVOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR REPARATIVE PANELSThe Rutland County Community Justice Center at BROC Community Action is offering a training to new and…

Fantasy: ‘Disenchantment’ fails to cast a spell

By JIM SABATASO Correspondent It’s unfair to compare “Disenchantment” to “The Simpsons” and “Futurama.” Unfair, but inevitable. The series, which premiered on Netflix last month, is the latest from Matt…

‘Abstraction in Fabric’: Ken Smith sews stuff together

Victoria Crain THE ARTS Ken Smith is experimenting; he’s trying things out; his tools are scissors, Kona cotton fabric, sewing machine and geometry. He started messing around with fabric as…

Arts Preview: September 6-12, 2018

BRANDONEvening with Joel CageJoel Cage is an award-winning veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist from Boston who stands alone. You can’t compare Cage to any other player. He’s an original, completely subsumed…

Short-term campsite rentals offered

By Kate Barcellos Staff Writer SUDBURY — For those who’ve thought about becoming an Airbnb host to earn a little extra cash, but don’t have the extra furnished space to…