Tag Archives: RAFFL

Dinner plans: Local Women’s group discusses how to eat smart

By STEVE PETERS | RUTLAND BITES What’s for dinner? That’s the question 18 women wanted to find out last Tuesday evening at the first educational session of Women for Women…

A need to feed: Aiding Vermont’s food-insecure population

By ELICIA MAILHIOT CORRESPONDENT What does hunger look like in Vermont? It can’t be the child you passed perched in the cart at the grocery store or the waitress who…

+FIVE: June 27-July 3, 2013

#1 | Canty hardly wait Caitlin Canty & Barnaby Bright Thursday, 7 p.m. Merchants Hall, Rutland The Proctor-born singer-songwriter makes a stop in Rutland on her summer tour with indie-folk duo…

Room at the table: Rutland County Nutrition Coalition makes sure everyone gets a meal

By STEVE PETERS RUTLAND BITES I spend a large part of my day thinking about food. What I’ll cook, where I’ll shop, how I’ll grow my favorite vegetables or what…

Free lunch! RAFFL gets grilling in Rutland’s community garden this Saturday

STAFF REPORT Join experienced local cook Randal Smathers on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Northwest Community Garden at the corner of Baxter and Park streets for…

Growing up: Local groups show strength of Rutland’s food economy

By STEVE PETERS RUTLAND BITES Although you may judge Rutland’s food scene, for better or worse, by what you saw on your last walk through downtown or drive down Route…

small bites: Big cheese edition

Have you spotted the new grilled cheese food truck yet? SAY CHEESE CONCESSION is located in the parking lot of the Party Store at 129 Strongs Ave., and features a…

Spring loaded: The Reader Outdoor Guide

The sun is up, the sky is blue. So why the heck are you still inside? Get off the couch with our roundup of some of the area’s best springtime activities. A…

+FIVE: April 11-17, 2013

  #1 | Culture of horror CSJ Pop Culture Conference / Friday / 4-9 p.m. & Saturday / 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. / College of St. Joseph / Rutland CSJ’s second annual Pop Culture Conference…