Bennington County Conservation District receives state grant to restore gully on Mill Brook in Rupert

For immediate release — Bennington County Conservation District July 21, 2016 Contact: Shelly Stiles District Manager Bennington County Conservation District PO Box 505 Bennington, VT 05201 802 442-2275 The Bennington County Conservation District (BCCD) has been awarded a Vermont Department of Environmental Ecosystem Restoration Program grant in the amount of $18,600 to restore an […]

FairPoint expands coverage in Townshend, Rupert and Belvidere

FairPoint Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRP), a leading provider of advanced communications in northern New England, has expanded broadband to more than 80 homes and businesses in Townshend.

Broadband service in Bradford and Rupert to reach unserved addresses

The Vermont Telecommunications Authority (VTA) has awarded FairPoint Communications $182,000 to expand its DSL broadband Internet service to locations currently without access in Bradford and Rupert.

Sanders announces $900,000 grants for municipal fire departments

Sanders and U.S. Fire Administrator Announce Funding for Vermont Fire Departments RANDOLPH CENTER, Vt., March 20 – Meeting with Vermont first responders and the nation’s top federal fire official, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today announced almost $900,000 in federal grants for nine fire departments across the state. Sanders and U.S. Fire Administrator Kelvin Cochran, the […]