Around Town – February 24, 2022

EatingWell stops print edition after April
Shelburne-based EatingWell Magazine will discontinue its printed publication after its April issue according to editor Jessie Price. It will become a digital-only form of food information.

The publication was started by Charlotte’s James Lawrence in 1988 when he at the time was publisher of Harrowsmith Country Life. James and his colleagues at Harrowsmith were becoming more health- conscious and came out with the first edition of EatingWell in September 1990. Jessie, along with Wendy Rupp and Barry Estabrook who were two of the magazine’s founding editors, will all leave.

to Scooter MacMillan who recently became editor of The Charlotte News. MacMillan comes to The News from The Citizen where he served as a reporter and Assistant Editor. He has an extensive career in journalism from being Marketing Director for the Springer Opera House in Columbus, Ga. and as editor, writing coach and reporter for several newspapers in North Carolina and Georgia. In the course of his career, he has been recognized with many awards, including the 2020 New England Press and Newspaper Association Award for History Reporting.

to Sam Sturim of Charlotte who earned Dean’s List honors from Tufts University for the Fall 2021 semester. Sturim is a member of the junior class at Tufts. In order to carry honors on the Dean’s List, one must hold a grade-point average of 3.4 or greater. Sam attends Tufts on its Medford, Mass., campus.

to Moira Brown of Charlotte who earned placement on the Dean’s List of William and Mary College, Williamsburg, Va., for the fall 2021 semester. In order to do so, she had to take at least 12 credit hours and earn a 3.6 grade-point average. William and Mary is the second oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

to the following Charlotte students who earned placement on the Champlain College Dean’s List for the fall 2021 semester: James Fox, computer networking & cybersecurity; Heloise Guyette, psychology; Quinn Mlynarick, communication; Brennan Murdock, game design; Suzannah Zimmerman, computer networking & cybersecurity. Placement requires a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester.

to Julie Sulva of Charlotte who earned placement on the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for the 2021 semester. Sulva is a history major.

is extended to family and friends of Marion M. Porter, who passed away Feb. 9 at Birchwood Nursing Home at the age of 89. She and her husband, Richard, who predeceased her, raised their family in Charlotte. Her surviving family includes Richard Porter Jr. of Charlotte. The family encourages donations be made to the Humane Society of Chittenden County, 142 Kindness Court, South Burlington, VT 05403.

is extended to family and friends of Mary S. Haman who passed away Feb. 3 at The Converse Home. Her surviving family includes her daughter Eileen Curtis and Eileen’s husband, Ray, and their sons, Will and John, of Charlotte. Memorial contributions may be made to the Converse Home Education Fund.