Comet Update: Comet ISON has broken up and Comet Lovejoy is still visible Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON): Comet ISON managed to survive its close encounter with the Sun on 28 November 2013.More >> Here's the latest on the comets! More >> It is December and there isn't much color around outside, but you could try to attract some colorful birds. To help you land some birds this time of year, you might try putting out some suet. Garden expertMore >> Expert advice on some new and improved suet options to help lure colorful birds to your house.More >> "This is the tenth day," said Deb Burke, a Killington resident. Every winter season, Burke gets in a lot of days on the mountain. She started skiing at a young age. "We used to drive my brothers to goMore >> Many of our backyards are more brown than white these days, but it's a different story up on the mountains. Nick Borelli kicks off Slopeside this season-- first stop: Killington.More >> Protect your roses from winter cold!More >> Mary Dichard and her family have been using ski racks for a few years. "Coming home when there's snow on the skis or snowboard, it's better to have it on top of the car rather than inside," she said.SkiMore >> Ski season will be in full swing before too long. Nick Borelli has some tips on the best way to haul your gear to the mountain?More >> Gardening season may be over, but the work isn't done until your tools are safely tucked away for the winter.More >> It's a sign of the season when the snow geese make their annual migration south across the North Country. But in recent years, they have been flocking to a new location, and it's all because of what's being served for dinner.More >> Update on the 3 Dawn Comets: The big news is how Comet ISON is turning into a flop instead of the brilliant showpiece comet. Comet C/2013 R1 (LoveJoy): This comet continues to slowly brighten up. RightMore >> Comet LoveJoy is now the brightest and biggest of the Dawn comets.More >> Berries bring color to your fall landscape!More >> How good is your soil?More >> If you want spring color in your garden, now is the time to get busy.More >> Grow your own fertilizer!More >> You can grow kiwi in Vermont!More >> Have you ever wondered why the White Mountains appear more jagged than the Green Mountains? Or why some of our area is so flat? Nick Borelli spoke with the state geologist to learn the history behind our local landscape.More >> Skies were bright and clear Tuesday morning, after Monday night's rain. The fields and the trees got a drink and the grass is greener than ever. In Rutland County, while the storm brought down some leaves,More >> Sharon Meyer finishes up her fall tour of covered bridges and what's left of the fall foliage.More >> Brian Drourr is a man who appreciates a challenge. Not satisfied with simple scenery, he wants to capture the colors of the Aurora Borealis in the night sky. The first challenge is to be ready when itMore >> Local photographer has flare for night photographs.More >> Ski season is just around the corner, so it's time to tune-up that muscle memory. Nick Borelli shows us a few exercises that will help you get ready to tackle the trails.More >> Believe it or not, there still hasn't been a killing frost in some parts of our region. And garden expert Charlie Nardozzi's plants still look great! Charlie shows us some blooming annuals that won't quitMore >> Sharon Meyer and Charlie Nardozzi hit the garden to show us some annuals that keep on going even after a frost.More >> Sharon Meyer explores the bridges and fall foliage in the Woodstock area.More >> All historic covered bridges have a story to them, but the covered bridge in Danville is special. "It was the economic center of Danville and was extremely important. People came from all over to getMore >> Sharon Meyer's fall foliage tour stops in the covered bridge capital of the Northeast Kingdom.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi introduces us to some interesting tomato relatives you may want to try in your garden.More >> Three comets and two meteor showers highlight the astronomical events for November!More >> What's the latest with the comets, and what else is up in the night sky!More >> There are many things you can search for in Vermont in the fall. The best trips are when you combine some highlights. This year we decided to search for fall color and covered bridges.More >> The weather is getting cooler and the pumpkins are ready to pick. Nick Borelli has some tips on what to look for in the pumpkin patch.More >> Vermont's famous foliage is beginning to shine. And the weather plays a big role in how much color we see.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has tips on how to keep some herbs going, even after a killing frost.More >> The race is on-- you have lots of green tomatoes and unripened squash and frost will be threatening in no time. Sharon Meyer and garden expert Charlie Nardozzi show us how to win that race.More >> Who's digging up the lawn?More >> Searching the milkweed patch for Monarch caterpillars to raise is an late summer tradition for families and classrooms, but poor weather conditions and damage to winter habitat has led to a 90% decline.More >> Flowers are in full bloom now, but for how much longer? We're coming to the end of the season, but Sharon Meyer and garden expert Charlie Nardozzi are going to show us how to make your best flowers lastMore >> Tips on how to keep your best flowers blooming into the winter.More >> If you think your perennial borders are lacking, garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has some ideas. He says "think tall."
Many of us associate Barre with granite, and for good reason. Every year quarriers extract millions of pounds of rock. Nick Borelli shows us how it's done.More >> Sharon Meyer gives us a preview of the Vintage Boat Show at the Lake Champlain Vermont Maritime Festival. And she bumped into an old friend there.More >> How to collect seeds from garden herbs.More >> Forecasting has come a long way in recent decades. But now, newly upgraded supercomputers are opening the door for even more.More >> Car enthusiasts from all over the country are heading to Stowe this weekend. It's time for the annual Stowe Antique and Classic Car Meet. This is the 56th year of the car show. Sharon Meyer got a sneakMore >> Car enthusiasts from all over the country are heading to Stowe this weekend.More >> What's making your squash plants wilt?More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has tips on how to make your basil last as long as possible.More >> Apple season is just beginning, and thanks to several area weather stations, some of the fruit is being exposed to fewer pesticides.More >> From inches of rain to record heat, the weather this season has been all over the place. So, how are the grapes holding up? Nick Borelli visited a local vineyard to find out.More >> The war on Japanese beetles is on! More >> The birds know the blueberries are ripe before you do. Tips to make sure you get your fair share.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has tips on how to tackle the cucumber beetle.More >> The seemingly endless wet weather is causing more than a little water to end up in some basements. So, how are people drying it out?More >> Time to thin your peaches!More >> A warning about a dangerous plant that's spreading throughout the region-- wild parsnip.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has tips on how to grow and harvest your own garlic.More >> The warm weather has drawn some tourists to the local beaches and they are breaking out the sunblock.More >> A popular tourist destination is about to get a major makeover. Nick Borelli takes us up the Northeast's highest peak to the Mount Washington Museum.More >> You've heard it before-- "If you don't like the weather, wait a minute." The folks who work atop Mount Washington really know what that means. The weather can be extreme. And they wouldn't have it any other way.More >> All about peonies!More >> Sharon Meyer starts her summer parks tour at Mount Philo in Charlotte.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has some tips on how to save your waterlogged vegetable garden.More >> All this wet weather isn't boding well for area farmers. Fields are muddy, and some crops are sitting in water.More >> Charlie Nardozzi gives Sharon some space-saving tips for patio gardening.More >> A mildew is attacking impatiens. Expert advice on alternatives to the popular plant.More >> Moving to the shores of Lake Champlain brought out the photographer in Boston Neary.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi has tips on how to grow raspberries in your backyard.More >> Camping is a popular activity at state parks, though in Vermont it can be tricky to stay dry. But there is a variety of gear available for camping in all sorts of weather conditions.More >> Wouldn't you like to have fresh blueberries?More >> Tips to get your garden ready before you start planting.More >> Garden expert Charlie Nardozzi shows us which magnolias are hardy enough to live here up north!More >>