Not Just a Hit: Kids Learn about Life and the Game at Mountaineers Youth Baseball Camp

by Sarah Davin “I’m hitting first!” one boy yells. “I’m hitting third!” yells another, as the campers line themselves up strategically in the dugout, preparing for the next inning. A third boy, wearing a baseball cap and a Mountaineers t-shirt comes up to bat. He swings and hits the ball just left of first base. […]

My Favorite Ice Cream in Vermont

by Jack Reeves, age 11 Everyone knows Vermont is the ice cream and dairy state. But if you’re still looking for a good place to eat ice cream, we’ll talk about some places and how they’re good and bad. The places are the Dairy Creme, Chill, Canteen Creemee, Bragg Farm, and Ben & Jerry’s Factory. […]

DOT’S BEAT: Celebrate our Children

by Dot Helling As we enjoy our July summer activities and celebrate holidays such as Independence Day, let’s also celebrate our children. While substitute teaching at the Union Elementary School this spring, I was struck by what a special place this is for kids. Few places in the world provide the environment for kids that […]

Adamant Music School Showcases the Art of Phyllis Chase

by Mimi Clark It was a no brainer for Phyllis Chase the first time she ventured eight miles up the County Road to Adamant whether or not she would stay. As a painter of beauty and light, she found her home of over 35 years now and has been painting her surroundings ever since. As […]