A homophobic slur levied at Champlain Valley Union field hockey players during a game in Manchester — an incident that students say is all too common not just at opposing games but within their own community — is adding greater weight to the …

Wild bees are important pollinators for crops, gardens and wild plants. In Vermont there are over 350 types of wild bees, including 17 different species of bumblebees.

Borderlands, an outdoor theatrical event at Shelburne Farms, is heading to folkloric Scandinavia this year.

A performance of “Spooky Tales,” Vermont stories acted out by actors Mark Nash and Kathryn Blum, will be held Saturday, Oct. 15, 7 p.m., at Bridgeside Books, 29 Stowe St., Waterbury.

Almost, Maine, is so far north, it’s almost not in the United States — it’s almost Canada. It almost doesn’t exist because its residents never got around to getting organized. So, it’s just … Almost.

The Shelburne Fire Department is flipping pancakes again for its annual pancake breakfast on Saturday, Oct. 8, 7:30-11:30 a.m. at the Shelburne Community School.

Rep. Anne Donahue and Matthew Strong, executive director of Vermonters for Good Government, both opponents of Prop 5, the so-called reproductive liberty amendment to amend the Vermont Constitution, hold a talk called “What You Need to Know Be…

Join the Knights of Columbus DeGosbriand Council # 279 on Sunday, Oct. 9, for an old-fashioned all-you-care-to-eat pancake breakfast, 9-11:30 a.m., in the parish center of St. Joseph’s cathedral, 29 Allen St., Burlington.

Visit the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum, with a guided tour of the 235-year-old Allen House, visit Negöni Alnôbaakik, a reconstructed Abenaki village, view the exhibits and explore the reconstructed 18th century colonial garden on Friday, Oct.…

Eleven Vermont child passenger safety technicians will receive awards during National Child Passenger Safety Week on Friday, Sept. 23, at 11 a.m., at the Chittenden County Sheriff’s Department, 70 Ethan Allen Lane, South Burlington.

Beta Technologies donated use of the helicopter, operated by pilot Nate Dubie, and Steve Gonsalves and The Kwini Club allowed Rotary use of its driving range and provided support throughout the Rotary Club of Charlotte, Shelburne, and Hinesbu…

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