Category Archives: Featured Stories

READER BULLETINS: November 30 – December 6, 2017

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comSANTA TO VISIT BAILEY LIBRARY IN CLARENDONSanta will be waiting to talk to lucky boys and girls at the Bailey Memorial…

+FIVE: December 7-13, 2017

SINGING OUTVienna Boys ChoirDec. 77 p.m.Paramount Theatre30 Center St.RutlandFeaturing 100 singers with profound operatic voices, performing classic Christmas carols that will bring the spirit of the season. For more information,…

Arts Preview: December 7 – 13, 2017

BRANDONThe Promise is HopeAshley and Eric L’Esperance first felt the electricity of their chemistry at an impromptu song swap. A year and a half later they were married and, as…

Doing the work: ‘Lady Dynamite’ delivers a strong second season

By Jim Sabataso Correspondent A couple weeks back I wrote about how Tig Notaro has elevated the confessional style of standup comedy by delivering something more honest and selfless than…

Rutland South Rotary Spreading the Words to Local Third Graders:

Staff Report The third graders in Mrs. Hogan’s class were thrilled to receive their brand-new dictionaries. While browsing the pages, they could learn about the solar system, sign language and…

A family tree: A bittersweet day as mother sends late son’s planting to State House

By SUSAN SMALLHEER Correspondent PITTSFORD — Diane Eugair cried and cried last Tuesday morning, as crews cut down her late son’s 25-foot balsam fir, destined for the lawn of the…

READER BULLETINS: November 30 – December 6, 2017

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comCHRISTMAS AT THE FARMDiscover the traditions of a late 19th-century Vermont Christmas with a visit to the Billings Farm & Museum…

Arts Preview: November 30 – December 6, 2017

MIDDLEBURY‘Middletown’Middlebury College Department of Theatre will present Will Eno’s 2010 play, “Middletown,” directed by Alex Draper, Nov. 30-Dec. 2. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. tonight-Saturday in Wright Memorial Theatre.Inspired by…

New England Book Awards

Janet Clapp BOOKS CHECKED OUT Autumn in New England means colorful foliage and the announcement of the New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA) New England Book Award winners. NEIBA considers…

Party at the Pavilion: Three bands raise money for SVAC

George V. Nostrand THE ARTS While three bands and close to 20 musicians will hit the stage over the course of the evening at the Arkell Pavilion on Friday, organizer…