Northwestern Vermont

Steering the Ship: A Q&A with Vermont’s Cultural Leaders

Steering the Ship: A Q&A with Vermont’s Cultural Leaders

By: Desmond Peeples | Photo Courtesy of Vermont Arts Council Leaders of arts and cultural organizations must draw on perhaps until now untested courage and fortitude to navigate today’s choppy ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Ben Doyle

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Ben Doyle

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Ben Doyle, President YOUR ORGANIZATION: Preservation Trust of Vermont YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 2020 MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT POSITION: October ...
Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Erin Evarts

Vermont’s Cultural Leaders: Erin Evarts

YOUR NAME and TITLE:  Erin Evarts, Executive Director YOUR ORGANIZATION: Lyric Theatre YEAR YOU JOINED ORGANIZATION: 1999 (as a volunteer) MONTH/YEAR YOU WERE APPOINTED TO CURRENT ...
I Am a Vermont Artist: Shani Stoddard

I Am a Vermont Artist: Shani Stoddard

By day Shani Stoddard is like many Vermonters: boots and caps, hikes with dogs, a house in the woods of Stannard. By night he is… “Shani.” In stilettos and braids, dancing himself sweaty for tips
Chief Don Stevens Represents a New Era of Abenaki Leadership in Vermont

Chief Don Stevens Represents a New Era of Abenaki Leadership in Vermont

By KEN PICARD Don Stevens stepped to the podium in the Cedar Creek Room of the Vermont Statehouse on February 5 and reasserted the sovereign rights that his people have never ceded: to hunt and ...
Master Plumber Chris Boudreau Helps Clients Go With the Flow

Master Plumber Chris Boudreau Helps Clients Go With the Flow

By KEN PICARD Chris Boudreau has been flush with work lately, and he doesn't see things letting up anytime soon. With the early arrival of freezing temperatures in Vermont, the 38-year-old ...