Vermont Press Releases

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The Publyk House To Celebrate Expansion with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony by the Chamber of Commerce

News Release — Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce April 24, 2017 Contact: Matt Harrington, Executive Director, Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce 802-447-3311 [email protected] (Bennington, Vermont) – The Publyk House has partnered with the Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the recent expansion of their restaurant located on Harwood Hill in Bennington, Vermont. The newly […]

Chittenden County Municipalities Rebrand Stormwater Awareness Program

News Release — Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission April 24, 2017 Contact: Dan Albrecht, Senior Planner Chittenden County RPC [email protected] | (802) 846-4490 x *29 Winooski, VT – Nine Chittenden County municipalities and three other entities are launching Rethink Runoff, a new multi-year public education and participation campaign focused on reducing the impacts of stormwater […]

Business Owners and SVAC to Promote the Arts

News Release — Southern Vermont Arts Center April 24, 2017 Contact: [email protected] 802-362-7284 Mountain Media 802-362-7284 Southern Vermont Arts Center Provides Pop-Up Gallery Space MANCHESTER, VT: This summer, the Southern Vermont Arts Center will offer off-site exhibition space throughout the town of Manchester. The initiative dubbed ART Manchester will connect Vermont artists with visitors and residents […]

Erin Connor Crowned Miss Vermont 2017

News Release April 21, 2017 Contact: Katherine Levasseur (802) 735-3799 [email protected] Bridport woman to promote STEM VERGENNES, VT – Erin Connor, 22, of Bridport was crowned Miss Vermont 2017 at the historic Vergennes Opera House on Friday evening. Erin is a student at the University of Vermont, where she is studying Public Communication. She performed […]

Bolton Valley Announces the Welcome Home Sale on 2017-18 Season Passes

News Release — Bolton Valley April 21, 2017 Contact: Josh Arneson [email protected] 802.434.6814 The DesLauriers Family is Back at Bolton Valley and is Inviting Everyone to Join Them BOLTON, Vt. (April 21, 2017) – Ralph DesLauriers and his team closed on the purchase of Bolton Valley Resort on Friday, April 14. They immediately started working […]

Vermont Community Development Association Spring Meeting is May 10

News Release — Vermont Community Development Association April 24, 2017 Contact: Mary Miller, Meeting Coordinator, 244-8479. Vermont Community Development Association May 10, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. Spring Meeting – Blazing A Trail: The Economic Impact & Future of Vermont’s Trails & Recreation Paths. Burke Mountain Hotel & Conference Center, Burke, VT Program: This […]

Mayor Miro Weinberger’s Public Appearance Schedule for April 24–28, 2017

News Release — Office of Mayor Miro Weinberger April 21, 2017 Contact: Katie Vane 802.734.0617 Mayor Miro Weinberger’s public appearance schedule for April 24 – April 28, 2017: Monday, April 24 – Tuesday, April 25 No public appearances scheduled Wednesday, April 26 8:00 am Mornings with Miro – The Bagel Café, 1127 North Avenue – […]

Seeking Food Truck Vendors for Sand Bar State Park

News Release – Vermont State Parks April 20, 2017 Contact: Rob Peterson, [email protected], 802-279-8329 A great opportunity for local Vermont food businesses MONTPELIER – Vermont State Parks is requesting proposals for food truck vendors for Sand Bar State Park this summer. Weekend slots are available in June, July and August with the option to operate […]

SVMC Cancer Center Community Crusaders Annual Event Joins with Survivors Day

News Release — Southwestern Vermont Medical Center April 20, 2017 Media Contact: Ashley Brenon Jowett Communications & Marketing Specialist Phone: 802.447.5019 | Fax: 802.447.5214 [email protected] Public is Welcome 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, June 3 on Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Campus BENNINGTON, VT—April 20, 2017—For the last few years, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) […]

The Skinny Pancake to Sponsor a Green Up Day Video Contest

News Release — Green Up Vermont April 20, 2017 Contact: Melinda Vieux, President, Green Up Vermont 802-229-4586, [email protected] Winners Receive Crepe Party For Green Up Day 2017, The Skinny Pancake will sponsor a video contest encouraging students 18 and younger to create an original video of what Green Up Day means to them. The winning […]

Grantsmanship Center Presents Grant Management Essentials Training in Rutland

News Release — Rutland Regional Medical Center April 20, 2017 Media Contact: Peg Bolgioni, Marketing & Public Relations 802.772.2843 or [email protected] Rutland, VT—For many nonprofit or government agencies, effective grant management is essential to organizational health. There are many components that need attention including tracking outcomes, compliance, reporting, budgeting, implementation and close out. Non-profits from […]

Picture Book City Comes to the Fletcher Free Library

News Release — Fletcher Free Library 24 April 2017 Contact: MEGAN BUTTERFIELD 802.865.7216 [email protected] Burlington, VT — Welcome to Picture Book City, Population: You! Join us for treats, music and more to celebrate the revitalization of this collection at our Party in Picture Book City, Wednesday, April 26th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. We’re shaking things up at […]

University of Vermont Mourns the Passing of Robert Larner, UVM’39, M.D.’42

News Release — UVM April 24, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield Asst. Director, News & Public Affairs University of Vermont (802) 656-5799 Robert Larner, M.D., the Burlington native for whom the UVM Larner College of Medicine was named in September of 2016, died peacefully at his home in Woodland Hills, Calif. on Thursday, April 20, 2017. […]

Vermont Mayors, Housing Leaders Support Governor’s $35 Million Housing Revenue Bond

News Release — Vermont Mayors Coalition April 20, 2017 Contact: Katie Vane 802.734.0617 Burlington, VT – The Vermont Mayors Coalition today announced strong support for Governor Phil Scott’s $35 million Housing Revenue Bond, which is currently under consideration by the legislature. “Our enthusiasm for the bond and the other elements of the housing proposal (including […]