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    Renewable Energy Vermont Welcomes Olivia Campbell Andersen as New Executive Director

    News Release — Renewable Energy Vermont May 3, 2016 Contact: Ansley Bloomer, Assistant Director [email protected] 802 -229-0099 Vermont Law School Alum to Lead Diverse & Growing Clean Energy Organization Montpelier, VT — Renewable Energy Vermont’s Board of Directors are proud to announce that after an extensive nationwide search, Olivia Campbell Andersen will lead the diverse […]

    Health Department: Take Action to Prevent Lyme Disease

    News Release — Vermont Department of Health May 2, 2016 Media Contact: Vermont Department of Health 802-863-7281 May is Tickborne Disease Awareness Month BURLINGTON — A growing number of Vermonters are falling ill with diseases spread by ticks, such as Lyme disease and anaplasmosis. These tickborne diseases are preventable if you take action to stay […]

    Let’s Grow Kids honors four Vermonters as ‘Early Childhood Superheroes’

    News Release — Let’s Grow Kids May 2, 2016 Contact: Nicole Haley, 802-391-0545 or [email protected] Burlington, Vermont—Let’s Grow Kids has recognized four Vermonters as Early Childhood Superheroes for going above and beyond to help young children reach their full potential. The honorees include: · Dr. Matthew Rushford of Burlington, co-founder of Rushford Family Chiropractic, is […]

    Vermont Trail Projects Receive Over $500,000 in Grants

    News Release — Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation May 2, 2016 Contact: Jessica Savage, [email protected] 802-249-1230 Montpelier, VT — The Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (VTFPR) has awarded $586,764 to fifteen significant trail projects. This funding, available through state and federal funds in the Recreational Trails Program (RTP), will go towards […]

    Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park Announces Special ‘Vermont at Cedar Creek Weekend’ June 24-26

    News Release — National Park Service May 2, 2016 Contact: Eric Campbell (540) 868-9176 MIDDLETOWN, VA —– Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park is pleased to announce the special event, “Vermont at Cedar Creek Weekend” on June 24-26. This event will consist of a series of free special ranger programs, a “History at […]

    Discover a Free Family Learning Experience This Summer at Breakfast on the Farm Events

    News Release — New England Dairy Promotion Board May 2, 2016 Media Contact: Laura Hardie New England Dairy Promotion Board 802-863-5416 ext. 100 (work) 802-238-0833 (cell) [email protected] Free breakfast, farm tour and more on June 25 and August 27 at local dairy farms Ferrisburgh, VT – Vermont’s Breakfast on the Farm returns with two events […]

    Norwich University elects new chairman of the Board of Trustees, General Sullivan retires

    News Release — Norwich University May 2, 2016 Contact: Daphne Larkin 802-485-2886 or 595-3613(m) [email protected] Follow us on Twitter @NorwichNews NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Alan DeForest ’75 has been named chairman of the Board of Trustees at Norwich University. DeForest has served on the board since 2000. He replaces former Army Chief of Staff General Gordon […]

    Haskins Gas to Pay $60,000 to Settle Consumer Protection Claims

    News Release — Office of the Attorney General May 2, 2016 Contact: Justin E. Kolber Assistant Attorney General (802) 828-5620 Haskins Gas Service, Inc., a Vermont company, has agreed to pay $45,600 to 96 Vermont consumers and $15,000 in civil penalties to the State of Vermont to settle claims that the company violated Vermont consumer […]

    ACT.md Partners With Vermont Child Health Improvement Program

    News Release — ACT.md May 2, 2016 Contact: Dan Kamyck Partnerships Team ACT.md I 186 Lincoln Street​, Suite 401 I Boston, MA I 02111 m: 617.999.9478 [email protected] [email protected] BOSTON, MASS., AND BURLINGTON, VT, (PRWEB) MAY 2, 2016 — ACT.md, a national provider of team-based care coordination technology and services, today announced a partnership with the […]

    Norwich Offers Summer Course in Entrepreneurship

    News Release — Norwich University April 29, 2016 Contact: Daphne Larkin 802-485-2886 or 595-3613(m) [email protected] Follow us on Twitter @NorwichNews “Start Up Boot Camp” mentors students in developing a business venture NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University is offering an intensive four-week summer course for credit for college students interested in starting a business, held June […]

    Governor Shumlin Commends Apprenticeship Graduates from State Registered Program

    News Release — Vermont Department of Labor April 30, 2016 Contact: Anne M. Noonan, Commissioner Vermont Department of Labor Phone: 802-828-4301 [email protected] RANDOLPH CENTER, Vt. – Gov. Peter Shumlin today addressed the 129 graduates of the Vermont Department of Labor’s Registered Apprenticeship Programs in electrical and plumbing trades. The programs are run in collaboration with […]

    Newport Town School Receives Technology Grant from Vermont Lottery

    News Release — Vermont Agency of Education April 25, 2016 Contact: Greg Smith, 802-476-0100 [email protected] Haley Dover, 802-479-1111 [email protected] Grant Program Provides iPads to Vermont Schools BARRE – The Vermont Lottery and Vermont Agency of Education announces Newport Town School, in Newport Center, Vermont, a K-6 public school, as the Spring 2016 winner of the […]

    The Sharon Academy Celebrates 20 Years, Launches Capital Campaign

    News Release — The Sharon Academy May 2, 2016 Contact: Jenn Hayslett [email protected] (802) 236-9598 SHARON, Vt.–– The Sharon Academy (TSA), an independent school serving grades 7-12, this weekend announced the kick-off of a two-part, multi-million dollar capital campaign to fund financial aid, professional development, student services and eventually expand the school’s facilities. The announcement, […]

    Merchants Bank Awards $5,000 Grant for Adult Literacy Education

    News Release — Central Vermont Adult Basic Education May 2, 2016 Contact: Joanne Fitzgerald, CVABE Development Coordinator (802) 476-4588 [email protected] Jessica Sturgeon, Marketing Coordinator, Merchants Bank (802) 865-1615 [email protected] Merchants Bank announced today that it has donated $5,000 in support of Central Vermont Adult Basic Education’s (CVABE’s) free basic academic instruction for residents in Washington, […]