Category Archives: Downtown Rutland

Wonderfeet opens new space

By Gordon Dritschilo  |  Correspondent. The newest exhibit at the Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum in Rutland buzzed, whirred and beeped to life Friday. The General Electric-sponsored robotics section, in which children…

Maker space on horizon in Rutland

By GARETH HENDERSON  |  Correspondent. A shared space for entrepreneurs to nurture and grow their businesses could be in Rutland’s future. However, the idea is in its very preliminary stages….

New Wonderfeet site to open February 8

By GORDON DRITSCHILO  |  Correspondent. Robots are about to take over downtown Rutland. The Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum announced Thursday it would open next month in its new location in the…

CSC’s downtown Rutland enterprise off and running

By Bryanna Allen Correspondent The Castleton Downtown office in Rutland looks a little more official, with its new sign above the door, twinkling lights in the windows and people bustling…

Rutland Young Pros get good news

By Bryanna Allen  |  Correpondent. The Chaffee Downtown Gallery’s walls were scattered with bright watercolor paintings, adding a pop to the white walls. A table of fruit, vegetables and cheese…

Museum plans to unveil new home

By Rob Mitchell  |  Correspondent. Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum will open in a new, much larger space on Center Street in January 2015, museum leaders said Thursday. The new space at…

Really Big Show participants wow crowd with talent

By DAN COLTON | Correspondent. The United Way’s 19th annual “The Really Big Show” kicked off to a nearly sold-out house at Rutland’s Paramount Theatre on Saturday. Singers, dancers and musicians…

MALLETTE: Capturing the Tastes of the Community with Season After Season of Vibrant Events

COVER STORY | By Janelle Faignant Eric Mallette was just 19 years old when he started working at the Paramount Theatre. Fresh from high school, he graduated just before landing…

BILLINGS: Deep Roots: Local Chef Shares the Keys to His Success

COVER STORY  |  By JANELLE FAIGNANT Do you ever wonder about the chefs behind the restaurants you love? There seems to be a secret ingredient to anything anyone cooks, because…

Bouchard: Actor, Producer and Executive Director Talks About His Passion and Vision for the Paramount

  Real conversations with Rutland’s movers and shakers Part one of a 10-part series COVER STORY  |  By JANELLE FAIGNANT “When I walked in this theater for the first time…