Countryside Bike Riding
R U Up 4 a Challenge?

THE VERMONT CHALLENGE: What the New York Marathon is to the five boroughs, the Vermont Challenge is to our community. It was, to say the least, an unusual request. “I’d never been asked to make 160 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches before,” says Andrea Seaton, executive director of Grace Cottage Foundation. “But when John called […]

Arts Scene

Marble House
Marble Revival

A QUARRY OF CREATIVITY IN DORSET Two hundred years ago, millions of tons of marble were quarried at the old Manley-Lefevre property on Dorset West Road, and now, the quarry and mansion have been turned into an absolute goldmine of creativity and inspiration. The artist-in-residence program known as the Marble House Project is in full […]


Lucas and Louisa with Goats
Picture This

By Anita Rafael Principal Photography By Louisa Conrad In my next life, I want to come back as a dairy goat, preferably a lush-bearded, long-eared, snow white Saanen like Orion. Orion is six years old and comes from a distinguished line of Swiss ancestors. She is plump, healthy, and fully content with her lot in […]


Second Act for Second Chance

Tails are wagging as Second Chance, Southern Vermont’s long-running animal shelter, looks forward with a $5 million capital campaign underway! A future for our furry friends includes spacious indoor-outdoor kennels, state-of-the-art systems, an on-site spay/neuter clinic, walking trails and outdoor play yards and a separate building for community outreach programs, to name a few of […]

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