Shaftsbury Receives Art Donation

The Town of Shaftsbury has received another donation of Frank Howard artwork. This most recent piece, entitled “Coming Home”, will join several other Frank Howard paintings adorning the walls of the Cole Hall conference room. “Coming Home” was donated by Miriam S....

Cole Hall Operations: Update 2020.04.24

Given recent relaxation in coronavirus lock-down orders form the State, Shaftsbury is increasing town government operations, but only a little. 1) Regular meetings may resume by teleconference. 2) Road operation continue as required to keep the roads safe and...

COVID Coping Resources

A FEMA funded program is making resources available to help people cope with the COVID pandemic.They range from self-help tips to free crisis counseling. Website: covidsupportvt.org...

Low Cost Internet Service, Laptop, Training

Comcast is offering low cost Internet service to qualifying households. You may qualify if you have at least one child eligible for the National School Lunch Program, or if you receive public assistance through such programs as housing assistance, Medicaid, SNAP, SSI,...

Be Tick Smart

Lots of good information about tick and tick-born diseases from VT Dept of Health: http://www.healthvermont.gov/disease-control/tickborne-diseases/prevent-tick-bites-tickborne-diseases

Veterans Committee Chair Releases Memoir

Andrew Squires, chair of the Shaftsbury Veterans Committee, has released a personal memoir of his service in Afghanistan. Chasing The Taliban: One Soldier’s Memoir of Afghanistan tells the story of a small town boy who grows up to join the military, deploys to...