Tag Archives: Brandon Vermont

Vermont eugenics: When our branding wasn’t so sweet

By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG CORRESPONDENT “One eugenical scheme to purify the state’s polluted protoplasm was bring in a better class of Vermonters — tourists and summer homeowners.” What is one…

+FIVE: Feb. 20-26, 2014

+1 | What about Bob? Bob Marley Saturday, 7 p.m. Okemo Base Lodge, Ludlow Comedian Bob Marley returns to Okemo for Comedy Night 2014. Marley is a veteran comic who…

+FIVE: Feb. 6-13, 2014

+1 | Dean on the scene Howard Dean Tuesday, 7 p.m. Casella Theater, Castleton The former Vermont governor and 2004 presidential candidate will speak about the Millennial generation and how…

+FIVE: Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2014

+1 | Family values ‘The Addams Family’ Monday, 7 p.m. The Paramount Theatre, Rutland ‘The Addams Family’ is a smash-hit musical comedy that brings the world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle…

+FIVE: Jan. 23-29, 2014

+1 | Swan song Vermont Symphony Orchestra Chorus 20th Anniversary Sunday, 3 p.m. The Paramount Theatre, Rutland Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the founding of the VSO Chorus and Robert…

+FIVE: Jan. 16-22, 2014

+1 | Mountain jam Twiddle Thursday (Jan. 23), 9 p.m. The Pickle Barrel, Killington Pull up your patchwork cords, strap on your Birks and head up the hill to get…

+FIVE: Jan. 9-16, 2014

+1 | Bring the funk Trombone shorty Wednesday (Jan. 15), 9 p.m. The Pickle Barrel, Killington Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews has a talent that bridges past and future of New…

+FIVE: Jan. 2-9, 2014

+1 | Stellar Keller Keller Williams Thursday (Jan. 9), 9 p.m. The Pickle Barrel, Killington Williams’ music combines elements of bluegrass, folk, alternative rock, reggae, electronica/dance, jazz, funk and everything…

+FIVE: Dec. 19-25, 2013

+1 | Going nuts ‘The Nutcracker’ Sunday, 2 & 6 p.m. The Paramount Theatre, Rutland Malevolent mice terrorize anthropomorphic cookies as a young girl finds love and also candy in…

1 year. 52 columns. 46,800 words. In gratitude of stories to write

By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY This column marks the beginning of my second year writing about the many and varied community circles of Rutland County. It’s hard to…