Rutland students examine global issues

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer Dozens of students from around Vermont came together at Rutland High School on Thursday, April 5 to discuss “Education for All,” the theme of the…

Welch seeks input from students, staff

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer A group of educators and students from Stafford Technical Center spoke with Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) on Monday, April 2 after Vermont’s only member of…

To pee or not to pee: Common urinary issues need to be addressed to keep your pet healthy

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallagher OFF THE LEASH It’s hot, it’s cold, it’s windy, it’s snowy, it’s raining, it’s sunny — and in my world, this is all translating to a lot…

Tasting Life in Coffee Shops

Joanna Tebbs Young CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY Life sometimes has a funny way of giving you exactly what you need. Yesterday I found myself with a few hours to kill in…

KC BBQ: Known for its signature barbeque, Kansas City offers many culinary treats

Steve Peters RUTLAND BITES A couple of weeks ago, I had the chance to attend a conference in Kansas City. I always like to make the most of my time…

Q&A By Mike Sabataso: April 12, 2018

What are you looking forward to the most when spring arrives? Chris Lewis I will be doing more outdoor activities. Robin Nelson Being able to go outside and hang out…

Black River’s Andrea Stevens: One tough softball pitcher

By Tom Haley Staff Writer LUDLOW — Drivers complain about the roads this time of year in Vermont — those ribbons of asphalt that have been ravaged by the force…

+FIVE: April 5-11, 2018

Evergreen Blues?Woody PinesApril 5, 7 p.m.Chaffee Art Center16 South Main St., RutlandGonzo folk music, the kind of raise-the-rafters, boot-shakin’ jump blues that used to be banging out of juke joints…

READER BULLETINS: APRIL 5 – 11, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comCALLING ALL YOUTH: A SUMMER MUSICALA fun way for children ages 7 – 12 to be exposed to acting and singing…

Arts Preview: April 5-11, 2018

MANCHESTERMurder for dinnerJoin in at the Wilburton Inn’s spring murder mystery dinner party Saturday, April 14.This is an encore performance of “A Vodka Shot in the Dark, “ which had…