READER BULLETINS: May 24-30, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.com CHAMPLAIN REGION STATE HISTORIC SITES OPENSaturday, May 26, Chimney Point, Mount Independence and Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Sites open for…

Volunteers needed to take the reins

By Susan Smallheer Staff Writer SHREWSBURY — The Reinbow Riding Center, in its 10th year of offering horseback riding lessons to physically and mentally challenged children and adults, needs volunteers….

READER BULLETINS: May 17-23, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comWALLINGFORD TOWN-WIDE DEMOS, FAIR, SALE & FLEA Market MAY 26 AND 27“Sheep & Needle Felting” and “Basket-weaving” demonstrations May 26, 9…

ARTS PREVIEW: May 17-23, 2018

LUDLOW‘Singing in the Rain’“Singing in the Rain” will be the next FOLA (Friends of Ludlow Auditorium) movie, at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Ludlow Town Hall Auditorium. Gene…

Creating tomorrow’s theater: Writers and composers escape to Weston Playhouse

By JIM LOWE Staff Writer When Weston Playhouse’s retiring producing artistic director Steve Stettler chose participants for this year’s Artist Retreat, he selected six individuals or teams, writers that had…

Stand-up guy: John Mulaney gets big laughs in ‘Kid Gorgeous’

By JIM SABATASO Correspondent Even if you don’t know John Mulaney, you’ve probably seen his work. From 2008 to 2013, he was a writer on “Saturday Night Live” where, among…

The Great American Read

Janet Clapp BOOKS CHECKED OUT Lists are fun in today’s world of listicles, online quizzes, and top tens. My favorites are booklists, which are abundant in the forms of bestseller…

Kitchens launch online map

By Katelyn Barcellos Staff Writer Waste not, want not — and organizers at the Rutland Nutrition Coalition are doing neither. A new online road map is helping farms and community…

Play time Petiquette: A few rules to keep Fido out of the doghouse

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallagher OFF THE LEASH It is that time of year again. The time when I go from seeing the same handful of people walking on trails with me…

Spring chicken: Celebrate the season with this colorful and spicy dish

Fran Sun RUTLAND BITES Well, spring is finally here, folks. There’s something about the first sniffs of truly warm weather that makes me want to eat light, crunchy vegetables. And…