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Gear-Crazy with Magnum P.A.

By George V. Nostrand What may be the ultimate epitome of Jared Johnson’s philosophy sits right inside the door of his new combination warehouse-work space. A Frankenstein-looking vehicle — once…

+FIVE: December 8-14, 2016

BIRDERSWest Rutland Audubon Marsh WalkDec. 088 a.m.West Rutland MarshMarble StreetWest RutlandA monthly bird monitoring walk, 3.7-mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. Meet at the…

NIGHTLIFE: December 8-14, 2016

Brandon: Dec. 08 A Cappella St. Petersburg Men’s Ensemble, an a cappella group from Russia, show $20, dinner & show $45. Reservations required for dinner and recommended for the show….

The mic stays open

By George V. Nostrand Stephen Audsley, who has been the host of the open mic at the Center Street Alley in Rutland and The Killarney in Ludlow for over five…

+FIVE: December 1-7, 2016

BOOK WORMS?Book TastingDec. 16:30 – 7:30 p.m.The Book Nook136 Main St.LudlowAttendees sample different types of books to decide if they’d like to read them. The books are grouped in different…

NIGHTLIFE: December 1-7, 2016

Middlebury: Dec . 2 Fay & Friends The Michele Fay Band, get ready for some original Americana music performed by a talented team, 51 Main at the Bridge, 51 Main…

Playing for keeps: A young musician finds a mentor and a future in Vermont

By George Nostrand What do most people do when they get out of college? They look for work. Well, believe it or not, it’s the same for most musicians. And…

+FIVE: November 24-30, 2016

‘TIS THE SEASONDowntown Rutland’s Tree Lighting & Santa’s ArrivalNov. 266:30 p.m.Depot Park,Merchants RowRutlandSanta helps count down to the lighting of Rutland’s new official Christmas tree, that has been planted so…

NIGHTLIFE: November 23-30, 2016

Rutland: Nov. 25 TGIP Thank God It’s Pallutto, Chris Pallutto will be working off his turkey dinner at Rutland brewery, Hop’n Moose, Center St., 7 p.m. Rutland: Nov. 26 New…

Pub’s new name honors musical connection

By George V. Nostrand Staff Writer Ryan Greeno, owner of Pub 42 on Wales Street in Rutland, was spotted up on a ladder recently, leaning out to scrub off the…