Buffy Calvert

WIZARDRY IN ANDES – May 2019

WIZARDRY IN ANDES  - May 2019

Buffy gives a great review to The Wizard of Oz as performed by ACS students.

FARMSTAND, AN INN OR A SIGN? ASK THE PLANNING BOARD! — May 2019

Andes welcomes farmstands, but those operating them should check with our Code Enforcement Officer, Artie Short.

NINE COMMERCIAL MAIN STREET BUILDINGS TO BE UPGRADED: YOURS COULD BE ONE! – May 2019

Nine Commercial Buildings on Main Street were upgraded and would receive their share of a $496,000 grant to reconfigure and refurbish their façades.

MARCH: A SPRING TEASE — March 2019

24 hours of snowfall, 2 days of sun, Sweater wearing, sap-rising, spirit-raising days! Sorbet snow shrinks from green islands, uncovers snowdrops. Faith is the flower blooming beneath the snow. A rinsing rain sluices snow from lawn, leaves suds. In the woodland pool, frog eggs: a gelatinous mass of promise. Sparrow pairs vie for space in…

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES – February 2019

“ENJOYED ALMOST EVERY MINUTE OF IT!” BOUTON DECLARES - February 2019

John Bouton, Highway Superintendent gave a report on his 1st year in office.

CELEBRATE THE SNOW! – February 2019

By Buffy Calvert Snow, far from masking the world, defines it. Each sweep and curve of earth is outlined against the sky. The pitch of the hillside gleams through the bare woods, Unseen hollows catch shadows, low knolls shine in the sun. Snow-rimed twigs and garlanded firs, silhouetted against the white slab, Reveal the very…