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CASTLETON UNIVERSITY: McNair Scholars Find Success After Castleton

Castleton University’s McNair Scholars Program is celebrating the success of its recent graduates and alumni.


The Vermont Brew is a new professional arena football team hailing from Middlebury, VT debuting March 2020.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Quality Education and Child Care Center Joins The Chamber

Rutland County Parent-Child Center (RCPCC) is one of 15 parent-child centers located throughout Vermont.

CASTLETON UNIVERSITY: Joyce Thomas Named Professor Emeritus

Castleton University is delighted to announce that former professor, Dr. Joyce Thomas, has been named Professor Emeritus.

STATE OF VERMONT: PSD Releases 2019 Vermont Clean Energy Industry Report

The Vermont Public Service Department (PSD) is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Vermont Clean Energy Industry Report, the sixth annual effort in the state to describe the status and characteristics of Vermont’s clean energy industry.


The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce and AAA Northern New England are working with Collette Travel to present a trip to Rome, Florence & Venice.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Study Touts Rutland County Housing Costs

Rutland County has Vermont’s lowest home acquisition cost as a percentage of median income.


At the Mad Mingle on May 21st at the Mad River Barn, also hosted by Jamieson Insurance, Chamber members wished Jasmine a fond farewell, and wished her all the best with her new endeavors providing a wedding flower service from her new store in Waterbury.

LAKE CHAMPLAIN REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: LCRCC introduces new destination marketing organization

The Burlington Regional Marketing Organization, a division of the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce, is excited to introduce Hello Burlington, a new destination marketing organization (DMO) for the Burlington area.

MAD RIVER VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: New Chamber Executive Director Announced

The Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is excited to announce that following discussions with a number of well qualified candidates, Eric Friedman will be the next Executive Director of the Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce.

CASTLETON UNIVERSITY: Castleton University and Southwestern Vermont Health Care Announce Nursing Partnership

Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) has designated Castleton University as its preferred partner for nursing education.

MAD RIVER VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Search for new Executive Director is underway!

The date is set: The Mad River Path’s 24th Annual Mad Dash is on Sunday, Oct. 13th, 2019!

STATE OF VERMONT: Agency of Agriculture Releases Proposed Vermont Hemp Rules

Will Assist Those Seeking to Grow or Process Hemp in Vermont The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) has released a set of proposed rules that set the stage for growing the Vermont hemp industry and the state's economy.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: We’re Hiring A Director of Business Development

The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is searching for a new Director of Business Development to join our team.

STATE OF VERMONT: Governor Phil Scott and the Agency of Transportation Announce Recipients of $2.2 Million in Federal Transportation Grants

Governor Phil Scott announced the recipients of nearly $2.2 million in federal funds for municipal grant projects under the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) for stormwater quality improvements across Vermont.

MARATHON HEALTH: Employer Pharmacy Solutions and Savings

Drug prices continue to be the fastest growing cost in healthcare, with brand medication prescriptions increasing by 98.2% since 2011.

STATE OF VERMONT: Businesses, Organizations and Individuals Encouraged to Apply for the Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is now accepting applications for the Vermont Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence.

U.S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF VERMONT: U.S. Attorney Kicks Off Elder Fraud Prevention and Response Network Convening

U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan served as the keynote speaker for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Elder Fraud Prevention and Response Network Convening in Burlington, Vermont. Speaking last week to an audience comprised of Federal, State, Local and Private Sector stakeholders, U.S. Attorney Nolan emphasized the commitment of her office to protecting the elderly from any kind of abuse, financial or physical.

STATE OF VERMONT: Vermont Produce Growers Awarded $60K to Make Food Safety Improvements

The Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) awards $60,000 to 13 Vermont produce growers making on-farm improvements that prevent or reduce produce safety risks.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rutland Appliance..New Name…Same Great Store

Rutland Appliance and Parts (formerly Appliance Depot) offers new, reconditioned and scratch and dent appliances at great prices.

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