Vermonters call on TD Bank to stop funding pipelines

News Release — 350 Vermont Oct. 23, 2017 Press Contacts: National: Matt Remle (Co-Founder) [email protected], (206) 639-3610 Jackie Fielder (Organizer) [email protected], (562) 313-2324 Local: Maeve McBride, 802-999-2820, [email protected] Vermont, October 23, 2017 — Today, seven simultaneous actions in Vermont and New Hampshire target TD Bank and Bank of America as funders of tar sands pipeline […]



Aldrich Library hosts documentary, ‘The Healthcare Movie’ on Oct. 25

News Release — Aldrich Public Library Oct. 23, 2017 Contact: Giovanna Lepore (802) 899-4470 EVENT: THE HEALTHCARE MOVIE: A FREE PUBLIC SCREENING AND DISCUSSION DATE: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2017 TIME: 6PM LOCATION: ALDRICH PUBLIC LIBRARY/6 WASHINGTON STREET/BARRE, VT 05641 CONTACT: SARAH COSTA, DIRECTOR OF ALDRICH PUBLIC LIBRARY/(802) 476-7550 SPONSORS: VT LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS/VT PHYSICIANS […]




Leahy meets with Puerto Rico’s governor

News Release — Sen. Patrick Leahy Oct. 20, 2017 Cibtact: Jay Tilton 202-224-2667 WASHINGTON (Friday, Oct. 20, 2017) – Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) late Thursday met with the Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló, ahead of Senate consideration of emergency supplemental appropriations to respond to recent natural disasters. Leahy said: “As […]




Steinway announces Vermont Piano Showcase at VCFA

News Release — Steinway & Sons Oct. 20, 2017 Contact: Anthony Gilroy [email protected] www.steinway.com/vermont ASTORIA, NY (October 20, 2017) – Steinway & Sons announces an upcoming “Steinway Comes to Vermont” promotion featuring free piano presentations, musical performances, and a two-day sales event offering significantly reduced prices on Steinway and Steinway-designed Boston and Essex pianos. The […]



UVM Medical Center announces selection of Isabelle Desjardins as new chief medical officer

News Release — UVM Medical Center October 19, 2017 Contact: Annie Mackin 802-847-2886 Chosen candidate has held clinical leadership roles with the organization since 2003 BURLINGTON, VT – The UVM Medical Center is pleased to announce that Isabelle Desjardins, MD, has accepted the position of Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for the University of Vermont Medical […]



Big Data, Politics and the 2020 Election — Public Talk and Call To Action with Jeff Chester, Center for Digital Democracy

News Release — CCTV Center for Media & Democracy Oct. 19, 2017 Contact: Lauren-Glenn Davitian [email protected] 802.777.7542 Big Data, Politics and the 2020 Election Public Talk and Call To Action with Jeff Chester, Center for Digital Democracy Thursday, November 9th | City Hall in Burlington, Vermont Reception at 5:30 p.m. | Public Talk at 6 […]





Scott Schirling announce launch of new economic development and marketing initiative, ‘ThinkVermont’

News Release — Agency of Commerce and Community Development October 20, 2017 Media Contact: Elaine Sopchak, Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development 802-505-1795, [email protected] Rebecca Kelley, Office of the Governor 802-828-6403, [email protected] Essex Junction, Vt. – In a press conference Friday, Governor Phil Scott announced the launch of ThinkVermont.com, a new website that will […]



Brigadier Gen. Michel A. Natali to speak at Norwich University Veterans Day observance

News Release — Norwich University Oct 19, 2017 Contact: Daphne Larkin 802-485-2886 [email protected] Follow us on Twitter @NorwichNews www.norwich.edu NORTHFIELD, Vt. –Norwich University will observe Veterans Day by conducting a Corps of Cadets review in honor of all veterans, past and present. The reviewing officer and guest speaker is Brigadier General Michel Natali, Norwich Class […]




The ‘Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance’ medical lecture is Nov. 13 in Manchester Center

News Release — Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Contact: Ashley Brenon Jowett Communications & Marketing Specialist Phone: 802.447.5019 | Fax: 802.447.5214 [email protected] Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning and Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Present The Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance BENNINGTON, VT—October 20, 2017—Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) and Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) will […]