Looking for something to do this weekend? Jen Butson from the Vermont Tourism Department gives these suggestions to enjoy the final days of September.
Fall Doe Camp Sept. 27 – 29, Canaan A weekend retreat for adventurous women. Over 35 different recreation classes (Archery, Fishing, Turkey Calling, Gold Panning, Wilderness Survival, Hunter Safety) Jackson's Lodge & Log Cabins, on beautiful Lake Wallace. Hunting season is right around the corner…..
10th Annual VT Fine Woodworking & Forest Festival Sept. 28 – 29, Woodstock From fine furniture to hardwood flooring to unique hand turned bowls, there's demos and ample craftmanship to admire. Explore the forest at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park. There's guided hikes and talks on ecology, sustainability and bird habitats.
5k Zombie Run Sept. 28, Essex at the Champlain Valley Exposition No description necessary, but….run solo or as a team, through obstacles like giant hay bales with zombies after you….
If you seek more traditional harvest fests with crafters, music, tasty harvest foods, auctions and art shows: here's three: Bristol Harvest Festival - - Chicken Wing AND Biggest Zucchini Contest.
Burke:A Parade, Rubber ducky races…..AND Cow Plop Bingo. Center of the Northeast Kingdom: Animal Power Field Days at the Orleans County Fairgrounds as well as a Locavore bike tour and Bread & Puppet Theatre: Leaf-Peeping Show.
Thursday, April 17 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:24:20 GMT
Police say two people found dead at a home in Stowe are believed to have died in a murder-suicide. Police are still not releasing their names or the cause of death, but they say the victims are adults. StoweMore >>
Police say two people found dead at a home in Stowe are believed to have died in a murder-suicide.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:05:16 GMT
A teenager has been arrested for making a bomb threat in St. Albans. Police say the threat was made to Project SOAR, an alternative school, Wednesday morning. The building was searched and no bomb wasMore >>
Police say a teenager has been arrested for allegedly making a bomb threat to an alternative school in St. Albans.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:26:34 GMT
A 79-year-old woman accused of causing the death of a motorcyclist in Vermont last year has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of careless or negligent operation and has received a suspended sentence of six to...More >>
A 79-year-old woman accused of causing the death of a motorcyclist in Vermont last year has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of careless or negligent operation and has received a suspended sentence of six to 12 months.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:05:01 GMT
A missing elderly woman from Rutland has been found safe in Burlington. Police say Grace Maddaloni, 88, disappeared Wednesday after what they called a "disagreement." Because of her age and being in theMore >>
A missing elderly woman from Rutland has been found safe in Burlington.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:04:45 GMT
Darn Tough appears to be making a darn good profit. The high-end sock manufacturer out of Northfield reports the first quarter of this year was its best ever, with revenues up almost 80 percent over theMore >>
Vermont sock manufacturer Darn Tough reports the first quarter of this year was its best ever.More >>