Tag: vermont

Rackk & Ruin: Vintage Metal

Beautiful jewelry made by a good friend… Molly Conant may be the daughter of Steve Conant, founder and owner of Conant Metal & Light on Pine Street.  And she may be the successful one-woman force behind Rackk & Ruin, a…

The Napa Valley of Beer

The old stomping grounds… In the eyes of many beer drinkers, the best brewery in the world can be found in tiny Greensboro, Vermont, population 760, past an unmarked intersection and an old farm field. And if you want to…

Sailing World 2014 College Rankings

Go Catamounts!   The leaders stay on top with some serious mid-rank shuffling in the second poll of Fall, 2014. Vermont moves up six slots, Dartmouth falls back three, Charleston moves up to second place behind Yale, and Middlebury is…

Ausable Brewing Co. Opens in Keeseville, N.Y.

Gotta support the fellow Plant and Soil Science alumni… Go Catamounts! On Labor Day weekend, brothers Dan and Dylan Badger quietly threw open the doors to Ausable Brewing Company in Keeseville, N.Y. Situated a quick, four-mile bike ride from the Port Kent Ferry, the brewery shares…

Graft Your Tree of 40 Fruits

Grafting as art and conservation…   The Tree of 40 Fruit is an ongoing series of hybridized fruit trees by contemporary artist Sam Van Aken. Each unique Tree of 40 Fruit grows over forty different types of stone fruit including peaches, plums, apricots, nectarines,…

First Listen: Phish, ‘Fuego’

See you at Merriweather…   Whether you know its work or just its reputation, you’ve probably already made up your mind about Phish. Maybe you love the band and its music, maybe you can’t stand them, or maybe you liked them…

The Mountain House

Stratton, Vermont… Situated upon a quaint 140 acres in Stratton, Vermont.   Developed as a winter ski lodge by Graftworks, the design captures the essence of the mountain landscape from its exterior design that follows the contours of the ridgeline…

Vermont Trounces Dartmouth

They should never have left the library…   The University of Vermont men’s lacrosse team swept the field with centuries old rival Dartmouth yesterday. Freshman Ian MacKay scored five goals to lead the Catamounts to a 13-8 victory over the…