July 22, 2018

CVU field hockey, girls volleyball, boys soccer

Health Department confirms year’s first human case of West Nile virus

An Addison County resident was diagnosed earlier this month with neuroinvasive disease, a serious form of West Nile virus that affects the nervous system, according to the Vermont Department of Health. [Read more…]

Route 2/Route 2A work presses on

The Vermont Agency of Transportation continues rehabilitation of Route 2 in Williston this week with work from Boxwood Lane to Millham Court in South Burlington. [Read more…]

How to donate your body to science

By Jim Miller

Dear Savvy Senior,

What can you tell me about body donation programs?

With little to no savings, I’m looking for a free or cheap way to dispose of my body after I die.

Old and Broke [Read more…]

Tasteful

By Jan Kenney

DIY instant oatmeal

The importance of a good breakfast is touted all over the media these days, as are the health benefits of oatmeal. And on chilly Vermont mornings, a warming bowl of hot oatmeal certainly has its appeal. But, in our house anyhow, finding someone who actually wants to cook the oatmeal (never mind clean up the icky pan) is not going to happen. And cereal makers have cottoned onto that fact and created instant oatmeal packs. The problem is, they’ve also often gone and added in some not-so-healthy ingredients. [Read more…]

Boys get stung by Hornets

CVU's Jonah Roberts competes for a header  during CVU's game vs Essex on Saturday in Hinesbuurg.

CVU’s Jonah Roberts competes for a header during CVU’s game vs Essex on Saturday in Hinesbuurg.

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CVU ruffles feathers on the field

Maggie Warren makes a pass during CVU's game vs Colchester on Saturday

Maggie Warren makes a pass during CVU’s game vs Colchester on Saturday

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Redhawks swamp the Lakers 21 to 12

Kyle Rivers punts the ball away during CVU's game vs Colchester on Saturday in Hinesburg.

Kyle Rivers punts the ball away during CVU’s game vs Colchester on Saturday in Hinesburg.

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Sports on heat hold

High temps sideline CVU athletes

By Lauren Read

Observer correspondent [Read more…]

Granite State victory for runners

CVU's Olivia Werner (center-kneeling) gets the dig during CVU's match vs Burlington on Saturday in Hinesburg.

CVU’s Olivia Werner (center-kneeling) gets the dig during CVU’s match vs Burlington on Saturday in Hinesburg.

The Champlain Valley girls cross country team placed three runners in the top 20 to win the large school race at the 2017 Manchester Invitational on Saturday in Manchester, N.H.  [Read more…]