The tourism department staff is loading information into the search functions for lodging, dining and other categories, said Steven Cook, deputy tourism commissioner, but is still trying to organize the database.
In Vermont, as in other states and across the nation, lawmakers are raising questions about e-cigarettes that science has yet to answer. That’s not stopping some from pushing for restrictions on the products.
A recent $850,000 investment in a software company Faraday touted as proof that Vermont can generate high-tech jobs and keep educated workers in the state.
The administration wants to encourage more companies in more parts of the state to participate in VEGI by accepting lower-wage jobs.
The Vermont Enterprise Fund wasn’t created to benefit a single company, but the creation of the fund coincided with growing concerns about International Business Machines Inc. selling or relocating its chip-making plant.
Economists painted a generally rosy picture for the coming year, but slow long-term growth, during the 24th Annual Vermont Economic Outlook Conference on Friday.
Parts of Orleans County, as well as sections of Windsor and Caledonia counties and even downtown Burlington, have high percentages of men age 25 to 54 who are not working, according to an analysis by The New York Times.