The organization’s work highlights the challenges asylum-seekers face every day in Vermont.
Author: Dominic Minadeo
Blue Paddle Bistro owners see silver lining in winter kitchen flood
The South Hero restaurant has been closed for restorations since early February, when its pipes burst, causing severe water damage. Nevertheless, its owners are optimistic about its future.
Man charged with manslaughter months after construction site fight
Police say a man died from injuries linked to a fight between him and another man working on a Route 2 construction site near Bolton in November 2022.
Climate activists gather in Burlington to protest Chase Bank’s fossil fuel ties
The demonstration was part of a nationwide movement aimed at diverting big banks away from fossil fuels and toward an improved climate.
Rutland School Board candidates excited to focus on issues other than mascots
Five people, including two incumbents, are running for four seats on Rutland’s Board of School Commissioners this Town Meeting Day.
Vermont’s Butterfly Bakery spices up new season of hit show ‘Hot Ones’
The Barre-based bakery designed the second-to-hottest sauce for the popular YouTube celebrity interview show, and offers insight into the recent fascination with hot sauce.
Almost $8 million in bonds are on the March ballot in Rutland City
Voters will consider three bonds, which officials say will finance a significant investment in city infrastructure.
A ‘Vermont perfect storm’: Statewide data shows record spike in housing prices
New data reveals Vermont’s median home price in 2022 jumped by 15%. Real estate agents blame low interest rates and the pandemic for the increase in demand.
Rutland Town looks to hotels to support stretched police force
The town is asking hotel owners involved in state housing programs to cover expenses for providing police services near their hotels.
Vermont announces end to pandemic program that provided extra food stamp money
The extra benefits will cease in March, and the food stamps program will revert to pre-pandemic functioning.