Investors who had been suing Joshua Garza and Stuart Fraser in what has been called a bitcoin Ponzi scheme have dismissed Garza from their suit after “conversations” with him. A flurry of motions has ensured and a federal SEC case is pending.
(This article by Bob Audette was published in the Brattleboro Reformer on Jan. 13, 2017.) KEENE, N.H. — Saying he was troubled by some of the facts presented in the affidavit, Cheshire County Superior Court Judge David W. Ruoff bumped the bail of a man charged with manslaughter up to $50,000 cash. “While not referring […]
Editor’s note: This article by Chris Mays was first published in the Brattleboro Reformer on Jan. 12, 2017. BRATTLEBORO — Ending its legal battle with NextSun Energy, the town is now entering into a net-metering agreement with a different solar company. Brattleboro will join other local municipalities and school districts in purchasing net-metering credits from […]
The Cambridge-based buyer produces speciality maple products. Bascom Maple, in Brattleboro, will continue to operate the rest of its vast maple business.
(Editor’s note: This article by Chris Mays was published in the Brattleboro Reformer on Jan. 3, 2017.) BRATTLEBORO — A local doctor is looking to put the past behind her. There will be no trial for Melanie Canon, 49, of Weston, after she pleaded guilty to two prescription-fraud charges and one count of narcotics possession […]
Carlos, a Brahma-Red Holstein steer, and other petting farm animals have been moved to a pole shed while renovations are made. The animals are protected from the weather, well-fed, well-loved and have several visitors a day, says the director.
SIT Graduate Institute students Steffen Gillom and Jesse Roaza have started an organizing committee.
(This story by Bob Audette was first published in the Brattleboro Reformer on Dec. 13, 2016.) BRATTLEBORO — A Wardsboro man could spend at least 20 years in jail after a grand jury returned a second-degree murder indictment for “unlawfully causing the death” of his neighbor. On the evening of Oct. 18, the Vermont State […]
With Brattleboro choosing a different waste hauler that would not use the WSWMD materials recovery facility, the district was looking at a 20 percent drop in tonnage collected. Its board chair says it’s time to re-assess the WSWMD’s direction.
According to a motion to dismiss filed Dec. 6, Joshua Garza and Stuart Fraser collected roughly $19 million in revenue from investors. In effect, noted the plaintiffs, the two companies — GAW Miners and ZenMiner — were nothing more than components of a Ponzi scheme.
Computer simulations using maps and data determine potential problems for different communities. The hope is to improve flood-hazard mitigation.
Simpler school governance will produce myriad benefits, says Brad James, the state’s education finance manager.
Alan English most recently served as president and publisher of The Shreveport Times in Louisiana, following a stint as its general manager and executive editor.
The one-term senator from Brattleboro says she is intrigued by the role, having had experience facilitating as a teacher, and she’s been approached by some colleagues in the Senate, “some longtime politicians in Vermont” who told her she should consider it.