Street comes alive Friday night

By KATE BARCELLOS Staff Writer Crowds began to gather around 4 p.m. Friday, lingering as orange cones were lined up to block off the lower section of Center Street. Tents…

HBO faces the future

By Jim Sabataso Correspondent HBO was always something different. The premium cable channel has told us as much over its 45-year history with its haughty tag line, which boasted, “it’s…

ARTS PREVIEW: July 26-Aug 1, 2018

FAIR HAVENPrydein in concertGet ready for a real Celtic treat as the Fair Haven Concerts in the Park welcomes Prydein back to town at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2.The band…

Janet Fredericks’ view of her earth: ‘Land Marks: The Land We Mark, Marks Us’

By VICTORIA CRAIN Arts Correspondent The eagle’s eye: That’s the view of American topography Janet Fredericks presents for our consideration. “Land Marks … The Land We Mark, Marks Us” is…

Fair finds fixes for fiscal woes

By Gordon Dritschilo Staff Writer Luey Clough was just wrapping up a call on his desk phone when his cellphone started ringing. “You said you had a deal for me,”…

National mountain biking event is slated

By Kate Barcellos Staff Writer KILLINGTON — Hundreds will descend on Killington Resort for the chance to win $40,000 and eternal glory in the world of competitive mountain biking. For…

Brandon Bluegrass Fest a family affair

By KATE BARCELLOS Staff Writer BRANDON — The hills were alive with the sound of banjos. At the end of Basin Road in Brandon, beneath a thickened canopy of maple…

Say it ain’t so: Don’t believe everything you hear when it comes to your pets

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallagher OFF THE LEASH Every once in a while I get a drive to do a mythbusters article. Usually, as with this time, the urge is brought on…

+FIVE: July 19-25, 2018

Beginning UkuleleJuly 19, 5 – 6 p.m.Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St.,PoultneyLinda MacFarlane will teach a 3-session program with easy chords and fun summer songs for…

READER BULLETINS: July 19-25, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comTrip to the Birds of Vermont MuseumCarpool to the Birds of Vermont Museum in Huntington. Meet at the Home Depot in…