The Vermont National Guard is preparing to bid out a $25 million construction project. The Guard plans this fall to begin replacing the apron and upgrade the taxiway at the Air National Guard Base at the Burlington International Airport, according to a press release. The project is slated for completion in 2017. Major General Steven […]
By Friday, 12,000 people had sent small donations (most gifts were in the $5 range) to the representative from Burlington, according to a press release.
An East Montpelier man shot himself in the yard of Plainfield residence on Sunday, according to the Vermont State Police. The police responded to a call Sunday morning about suicidal statements made by the man, but his location was unknown at the time. At 12:45 p.m. a Plainfield resident called state police about an unknown […]
Amos Beede, 38, died on Monday, a week after he was assaulted at a homeless camp in Burlington, according to the Burlington Police Department. Beede, a transgender male, was hospitalized after the attack on May 23. Police are not ruling out Beede’s transgender status as a motive. Until an investigation is complete, police are “viewing […]
Henry Harris, a protester with the People’s Department of Environmental Justice, has been charged with trespassing and has been fined $500 for littering. Harris was one of 11 protesters who demonstrated on May 29 at the Randolph home of Chris Recchia, the commissioner of the Department of Public Service. Members of the People’s Department of […]
The Vermont Department of Labor says 1,000 checks sent to unemployed Vermonters did not include bank routing numbers. The checks were issued on May 25. In a press release, the department says the checks will be honored by People’s United Bank. Attempts to cash the checks at other banks — “even if it was accepted” […]
Michael Goldberg told a group of second homeowners that Jay Peak could no longer afford to offer free water and gave residents less than two weeks to find an alternative. UPDATED
Protesters who showed up on the Public Service Department commissioner’s doorstep early Wednesday morning were with a new protest group — The People’s Department of Environmental Justice. The demonstrators sent out a press release Thursday, claiming responsibility for the action at the Randolph home of Chris Recchia. Eleven members of the People’s Department of Environmental […]
The lawsuit is the latest in a string of legal actions against Raymond James Financial Inc. Last week, a Vermont firm also sued People’s United Bank for “mishandling” EB-5 investor money.
Chris Recchia said it’s fine if protesters want to demonstrate in front of his office. But he added: “Leave my family and my animals alone.”
SEC receiver will ask the court to allow Burke, Jay Peak subcontractors to perfect liens.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has not responded to queries from the state and Sen. Patrick Leahy’s office about the immigration status of investors in the Jay Peak and AnC Bio projects that are part of an alleged fraud by the developers.
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