Hundreds of advocates will rally for Mental Health Advocacy Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  January 20, 2023  Contact:  Laurie Emerson, NAMI Vermont - 802-876-7949 x101 -  Julie Tessler, Vermont Care Partners - 802-279-0464 -  Will Eberle, VAMHAR - 802-279-9069 -   Advocates Will Rally for Mental Health Advocacy Day  Hundreds of Vermonters will rally together for a virtual Mental Health Advocacy Day on Monday, January 30th from […]

Community Health tip - cervical cancer is preventable and curable

Rutland - “Get informed. Get screened. Get vaccinated.” Community Health supports Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Cervical cancer is a condition that is preventable and curable. It can be detected by annual screening known as a PAP test. Also, the HPV vaccine, administered before a child is 14 years old, prevents the virus from becoming a […]

Fletcher Free Library to host vaccine clinics

Burlington, VT— The Fletcher Free Library will host free COVID vaccine clinics at both its Main Library and New North End Branch Library next week. The public may walk in between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Monday, January 30 to the New North End Branch at the Ethan Allen Shopping Center, 1127 North Avenue, […]

SOOS launches free “Community Edition” SCA tool

Winooski, Vt., Jan. 25, 2023 — Today SOOS, the DevSecOps company on a mission to democratize software security, is announcing the launch of a new, completely free version of its easy-to-integrate software composition analysis (SCA) tool. Now open source developers have access to the most practical and effective software supply chain security tool available, at […]

“Black Experience VT” celebrates all shades of Black at Burlington’s Flynn Theater on Saturday, February 25th, 2023 from 5pm to 9pm

BURLINGTON, VT — January 24th, 2023: “The Black Experience 2023” (BX23) is a holistic celebration of Vermont’s Black lived experience, and is a welcomed new addition to Burlington’s celebration of Black History Month. This is the second Black Experience event, following the Juneteenth celebration in 2022. The free event takes place on February 25th, 2023 […]

Howard Center launches “Creating Hope" raffle to benefit Street Outreach

Burlington, VT—Von Bargen's Jewelry has donated a gold pendant valued at $4,550 to Howard Center for the Creating Hope raffle to raise funds for Street Outreach. All 150 tickets sold out in the first 24 hours of the raffle. A winner will be drawn February 1. The raffle prize is a stunning piece of jewelry […]

Baumann joins Gifford in community relations role

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— CONTACT: Scott Fleishman, Gifford Health Care, RANDOLPH, Vt., January 23, 2023— Gifford has hired Kathrine Baumann as its new Community Relations Coordinator. Baumann is looking forward to using her extensive background in customer service and volunteerism to serve the needs of the community. Baumann moved to the Randolph area five years […]

New research reveals vast landscapes in the Northeast suitable for cougars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 20, 2023 Contact: Shelby Perry,, or 802 224-1000 x107 Montpelier, VT -- New research published by Northeast Wilderness Trust, Panthera and other national and international partners reveals seven northeastern landscapes, collectively spanning nearly 45,000 square miles, each large enough and wild enough to potentially host healthy cougar populations. Published […]