Home Sweet Home

Generations of the Wilcox family work together to keep their ice cream creations a thriving business.


Lacrosse Invades the Northshire

Instilling confidence and supporting growth in local youth through a centuries-old game.


Moving Mountains

Manchester’s new, expertly designed skatepark is now open and welcoming riders of all abilities into its micro-community.


Main Street Revitalization

Bennington transforms its downtown with a project championed by its own passionate residents.


Celebrating 80 Years of rk Miles

A local institution with a rich history looks back on its 80th anniversary and shares plans for the future.



Local venues share their guests’ special day.


VT Voices: Southern Vermont’s Leading Ladies

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment (which granted women the right to vote), we sat down and spoke with the strong female leaders who run some of Southern Vermont’s most prominent and influential artistic organizations.

What's New

What’s New in Town

Read about a few of the new businesses that have arrived to Manchester!


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Manchester Merriment

Six weeks of holiday charm to embrace the spirit of the season. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and in Manchester that means welcoming the winter holidays in festive style including with a community tree lighting ceremony, lighted tractor parade, and more…


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Amanda Birch seed to skin

Manchester Life recently sat with Amada Birch to get to know her better and find out more about her seed to skin secrets to her amazing Signature facial treatments.