Colvin hired as next BCRC Executive Director

Press Release - September 27, 2022 For Immediate Release Contact: Janet Hurley, Chairperson [email protected] Colvin Hired to Lead Regional Commission The Bennington County Regional Commission (BCRC) announced today that Bill Colvin, currently the organization’s assistant director and coordinator of community and economic development programs, will be taking the reins as executive director in the coming […]

Front Porch Forum announces first Chief Revenue Officer

Front Porch Forum, a leader in helping Vermont neighbors connect and build community, recently named Jason Wiseberg as Chief Revenue Officer. Mr. Wiseberg joins Front Porch Forum with a 28-year background in B2B and B2C sales and marketing. He successfully led divisions in the technology industry, both domestic and global. As a sales and marketing […]

The Peace and Justice Center Social Justice Symposium

Join The Peace & Justice Center community for our week-long event calling on organizers and activists from across the state to come together and envision collective liberation across various social justice issues. Event 1: Sept 30th 6:30-8:00 pm The Price of Safety Film Screening and Panel Join us for The Price of Safety documentary and […]

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 […]