Ask Dr. Anna: Hot Topics

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallagher OFF THE LEASH Q: When it gets hot, my dog doesn’t drink any more water and his urine gets very dark. He is a picky eater, so…

Will the Vermont Arts Council become relevant?

By Jim Lowe The Lowe Down My first Lowe Down column, in the May 7, 2014, Times Argus and Rutland Herald, suggested that the Vermont Arts Council had become largely…

Stars Converge: Seventh “Dancing with the Rutland Stars” has begun

By Courtney Widli Correspondent The room was filled with warm welcomes, excitement and a sense of fun, light-hearted competition as members of the season 7 “Dancing with the Rutland Stars”…

READER BULLETINS: June 15-21, 2017

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comCOLLEGE OF ST. JOSEPH HOSTS SUMMER ATHLETIC CAMPSCollege of St. Joseph is offering summer sports camps for young athletes throughout July.These six-day…

ARTS PREVIEW: June 15-21, 2017

BRANDONNorthern ThirdThe Northern Third Piano Quartet, made up of Vermont professional instrumentalists, returns to Brandon Music to perform “Night Pieces,” a program of music by Beethoven, Brahms and Martinu, at…

Meet the challenge

Jaya Davis 100 MILES IN 100 DAYS Trying to stay healthy is often in the back of everyone’s mind. We often think about eating healthier and getting more exercise. You…

Something real: ‘Master of None’ remains ambitious and relevant in season two

By Jim Sabataso Correspondent I could have finished “Master of None” weeks ago, but I didn’t because some shows are too good to binge. The Netflix series, created by Aziz…

The language of art: Carving Studio Members’ exhibit

By Janelle Faignant THE ARTS Some artists say that their work speaks to them. A personal, unspoken language develops mysteriously between artist and subject. In painter Rita Fuchsberg’s case, it…

Students discover pond biology

By Gordon Dritschilo Correspondent Proctor Elementary School held classes at Beaver Pond on Friday. All 130 or so students in kindergarten through sixth grade spent the morning at the pond…

Pee problems

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallagher OFF THE LEASH So much rain this past month is the perfect segue into talking about urination. I know, it is terrifying sometimes to get a glimpse…