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Kingdom Trails Association director departs abruptly

The Burke Area Chamber of Commerce also reportedly announced he had quit as its board president. The nonprofit KTA, which oversees a mountain biking mecca, has close ties to Burke Mountain Resort.

EB-5 investors seek class-action certification

The lead plaintiff in the case is Alexander Daccache, of Brazil. More than 800 others could become eligible to join the suit against developers Ariel Quiros and Bill Stenger.

Investors seek Jay Peak-related brokerage records

The class-action case asks a judge to “compel” attorneys for Ariel Quiros’ former son-in-law and account manager to conduct electronic searches on his personal devices and cloud storage systems by Dec. 30.

Newport ‘hole’ and AnC Bio site go delinquent on taxes too

The town is the third one where taxes are past due for properties associated with the fraud case against Bill Stenger and Ariel Quiros. Newport is owed $55,012.

Burke Mountain fails to pay property taxes

The bill for the properties — including the 116-room Burke Mountain Hotel and Conference Center and a home belonging to fraud suspect Ariel Quiros — is $440,991. Jay Peak, under the same receivership, also became delinquent.

Resorts in fraud case say they’re hiring as usual for winter

Burke Mountain and Jay Peak started hosting job fairs last weekend and are holding several more across the Northeast Kingdom in the coming weeks.

Lawyer: Stenger was in the dark until break with Quiros

The Vermont developer’s attorney wouldn’t comment “at this time” on whether his client will sue his onetime business partner. The two former partners have turned against each other as regulators pursue fraud allegations.

Chinese investors drop suit against Jay Peak developers and state of Vermont

The Weis are reserving their rights to pursue claims in other forums or through the receiver.

EB-5 investors in Burke project sue immigration lawyer, state

Two Chinese investors have filed a lawsuit against their immigration lawyer and the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation, which they say contributed to their losses.

Statement from Matt Dunne, Democratic Candidate for Governor

News Release — Matt Dunne for Governor July 21, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 www.mattdunne.com “It’s disturbing that Phil Scott is just now finding his voice and speaking out against the handling of the EB-5 program at Q Burke. As a statewide elected official with intimate knowledge of the workings […]

Immigrant investors, officials scramble to head off deportation

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has not responded to queries from the state and Sen. Patrick Leahy’s office about the immigration status of investors in the Jay Peak and AnC Bio projects that are part of an alleged fraud by the developers.

SEC: Quiros wants asset freeze lifted to pay for luxury items

A few of the items include yacht club fees, personal assistants, leases on luxury vehicles, maintenance fees for a luxury condo in New York and storage for a military vehicle collection.

SEC receiver now in full control of Burke

Ary Quiros was asked to leave ski area; Goldberg holds certificate of occupancy for hotel; Leisure Hotels is “de-Quing” resort.

UPDATED: Goldberg obtains funds to keep Jay Peak going

The federally appointed receiver says the ‘Q’ will be scrubbed from Burke Mountain. Shumlin, Moulton paint rosy scenario for Newport, Vermont’s EB-5 program.