Category Archives: Front page

State of the Brew-union: Craft brewery, Killington’s newest attraction, on tap on the hill

By Robert Layman Staff Writer Perhaps it was on the ferry rides between Port Jefferson, New York, en route to Vermont that craft brewer Mike Philbrick finally connected with the…

Spending a snowy morning with Rutland City DPW

The morning of a snowstorm brings the street division at the Rutland City Department of Public Works to life. Snow last week caught most of the region off guard. What…

Smash and patch: A morning with the repair women

Photos and text by Robert Layman Morgan Overable’s shop classroom isn’t your typical desk-and-chair learning environment. The main room consists of a piece of plywood on top of two sawhorses…

Curler in for the long run

By Tom Haley Staff Writer The College of St. Joseph campus is all dressed up in its winter wedding gown white, making thoughts of a sun-kissed baseball diamond difficult —…

Green Mountain College’s annual MLK event

This year’s Martin Luther King Celebration event at Green Mountain College focused on the theme “Freedom from Oppression.” Dozens of people gathered on the steps of Ames Hall with homemade…

Above the fold: The intricacies of Rain Hi’s origami

On the last day of January, Mount St. Joseph Academy in Rutland will open its doors to exhibit art from its students and Christ the King School as well. Among…

B&G Club brings teen center to MSJ

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer The Boys & Girls Club of Rutland County has relocated its teen center and opened the gathering place in its new home at the Mount…

Robert De Cormier 1922-2017: An invitation to celebrate the life and music of Vermont’s choral director

By Jim Lowe Staff Writer When Robert De Cormier was asked the high point of his 20 years directing the Vermont Symphony Orchestra Chorus, he remembered the 2006 performance of…

Brandon Town Hall set for the next stage

By Susan Smallheer Staff Writer BRANDON — The three carpenters who were singing along to “Let It Snow” on the radio last Thursday afternoon have been hard at work for…

Special Olympics pays tribute to Rutland coach

By Briana Bocelli Correspondent Behind every fine athlete like Brittany Corey is a coach who pushes for excellence. Scott Crawford, of the Rutland Eagles, was named Coach of the Year…