Cold Hollow to Canada receives $110,100 to accelerate land conservation

The Cold Hollow Mountains stretch across seven towns in northern Vermont, marking the northern extent of the Green Mountain ridgeline. These mountains are part of the world’s largest remaining intact temperate forest, the Northern Forest, which stretches across the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada. The ridgelines and valleys of the Cold Hollows provide a […]

Bolton Valley Resort Job Fair on Saturday, 9/24 9:00-1:00

Bolton Valley Resort will be hosting an in-person job fair this Saturday, September 24th from 9-1 in the Village Cafe. Seasonal, year-round, full-time and part-time positions are available. Hiring departments include Hospitality and Lodging, Food and Beverage, Lift Operations, Mountain Operations, Ski and Ride School, Guest Services, Maintenance, and Nordic and Backcountry. GREAT RESORT-WIDE BENEFITS […]

Late community member leaves large gift for homeless services agency

Burlington, VT. – ANEW Place Inc. learned last week that they are one of eight recipients of a large gift from the late Ellen Ruth Everitz. The head of her trust, Tom Torti, notified the agency that the deceased wished to gift the Burlington Emergency Shelter, the former name of the agency over $50,000. ANEW […]

Fletcher Free Library hosts Green Mountain Book Festival

Fletcher Free Library in Burlington is proud to host the Green Mountain Book Festival on Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25. This weekend-long celebration brings together authors, poets, journalists and graphic novelists with a community of readers. Visit for full festival schedule and info. The Festival celebrates the written word with a focus […]

PC Construction names new Director of Business Development

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2022 Contact: Nancy Brooks 802-734-7555 [email protected] PC Construction Names New Director of Business Development South Burlington, VT – PC Construction recently added a new Director of Business Development to its growing water and wastewater team. Weston Bashlor comes to PC with a 16-year construction industry background, having led many large […]

With assistance from VEOC, Austin Design converts to a worker co-op

September 21, Brattleboro, VT – This month, after a forty-year career in architecture and design, including thirty years as the owner and lead architect of Austin Design, Bill Austin has retired, leaving the firm in the skilled hands of its employees to own and operate the business democratically as a worker-owned cooperative Bill Austin started […]

Voting opens for VSECU membership on the proposed merger with NEFCU

MONTPELIER, VT; WILLISTON, VT— Voting is now open for the members of Vermont State Employees Credit Union (VSECU) to choose whether to approve the proposed merger with New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) unanimously supported by both the VSECU and NEFCU Boards of Directors. The merger between the two Vermont-based financial cooperatives will be decided […]

Peace Corps volunteers collect bikes, sewing machines for developing countries

A group of former Peace Corps volunteers will be collecting used bikes and sewing machines on September 23 and 24th in Montpelier and Burlington. The items will be shipped to community projects in developing countries by Pedals for Progress, a New Jersey based non-profit. Montpelier resident John Kim is helping to organize the event. He […]

Bristol Village Cohousing hosts Open House Oct 1st

On Saturday Oct. 1 from 1 - 5 pm Bristol Village Cohousing (BVCH) will host an Open House to celebrate its five year anniversary. The Open House will feature free food, kids games, tours of the property and live music by local performers including Rick Ceballos and Lausanne Allen. All are invited. BVCH is one […]

Gifford lands long-time local cardiologist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— CONTACT: Scott Fleishman, Gifford Health Care, [email protected] RANDOLPH, Vt., September 20, 2022— After a highly successful career at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, cardiologist Bruce Andrus, MD, MS, FACC, FASE is joining Gifford on a full-time basis. Dr. Andrus is looking forward to focusing on rural cardiology and being embedded in the Gifford community. […]

Money Matters

Montpelier, VT - Money Matters: Women and Trans Therapeutic Journey to Financial Freedom is a day-long symposium to explore financial healing and unravel the deep connection between personal and economic health. Presented by the Vermont Kindness Project, the event will take place Friday, October 7 at the Governor’s Pavilion. Up to 200 people will gather […]