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 […]

Local Maverick to open Maverick Market storefront in Burlington, Vermont

Local Maverick plans to open a storefront at 110 Main Street in February 2023 to help small Vermont food, drink, & craft businesses to grow Burlington, Vermont— January 19th, 2023 — Local Maverick is a sales & marketing platform for small, Vermont businesses. The mission of Local Maverick is to empower local communities & economies […]

VCUDA announces new leadership

The Vermont Communications Union Districts Association (VCUDA) has elected new officers: President: Ellie de Villiers, Maple Broadband Vice President: Jonathan Baker, NEK Broadband Treasurer & Secretary: F. X. Flinn, ECFiber VCUDA consists of nine Communications Union Districts (CUDs), regional municipalities that have formed in Vermont to provide world-class broadband to unserved and underserved addresses in […]

New study finds LoveYourBrain Retreats improve resilience, emotion regulation, and cognition

Norwich, VT - The LoveYourBrain Foundation, a national 501(c)3 nonprofit, is proud to announce the publication of the first-ever study on the effectiveness of LoveYourBrain Retreats, a novel, free, five-day multimodal program designed to benefit people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and their caregivers. This study showed the integration of mindfulness, gentle yoga, brain health […]