Category Archives: Local

The Inside Pitch 02.20.18

This week on The Inside Pitch, it’s the emergence of the surprise player. Both Bob Fredette and Tom Haley have stories of player who came off the bench to help…

Groups hire firm to market the “Killington Valley”

A Guilford-based firm has been hired to market the Rutland area. The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday that Mondo Mediaworks had been chosen from about two dozen bidders…

Divers cherish West Rutland’s submerged quarry

By Dan Colton Correspondent WEST RUTLAND — Above, it looks like a rocky hole full of water. Below the surface of the quarry off Marble Street is a 1,200-foot network…

Passing Through: Paintings by Kate Gridley

By Victoria Crain Correspondent Visual Art Review The Christine Price Gallery at Castleton University is usually full of young people coming and going to class, to the theater, to the…

A different song: A thank you to Rutland Public Schools

By Joanna Tebbs Young Circles of Community A few weeks ago I attended my daughter’s choral concert in the Rutland Intermediate School auditorium. Various groups performed, including the 7th and…

Animals to get new shelter in Arlington

By Emily Cutts Correspondent SHAFTSBURY — Dozens of dogs and cats will soon have a more comfortable home as they wait for adoption at the Second Chance Animal Center. The…

Vermont’s 18th National Historic Landmark esignated

Montpelier — Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis recently announced the designation of nine new National Historic Landmarks, among them Vermont’s Brown…

Arts Preview: September 18-24, 2014

MANCHESTER ‘The Junkman’ The Southern Vermont Arts Center’s free annual outdoors family fun day, “Art on the Hill,” returns to the campus from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept….

NYC Or Bust

BRANDON — From Pasture to Prime Time: Vermont’s farm-fresh hat-making duo Nora Swan and Sam Stone are poised to take Manhattan by storm this holiday season Swan&Stone Millinery of Brandon has…

Fair Haven studies possible hydroelectric facility

By DARREN MARCY  |  Correspondent. FAIR HAVEN — The town’s energy committee has been studying the idea of a hydroelectric generation facility on Castleton River for several years, but now…