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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.

NORWICH UNIVERSITY: Symposium to Address Economic Diversity, Built Environment

Norwich University’s School of Architecture + Art will host a symposium on economic diversity and the built environment with a multidisciplinary group of panelists and distinguished scholars and practitioners on Friday, April 5, at 3 p.m.


A big thank you to the Brooke (Marketing & Project Director) Jerry Lindsley (President & Founder) of the Center for Research & Public Policy (CRPP) for putting together our 2019 Member Survey.

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

As reported via email on February 28th, the MRVCC Executive Director, Jasmine Bigelow is moving on at the end of May to pursue her dream.

STATE OF VERMONT: Governor Phil Scott Announces VOREC Community Grant Program Winners

Governor Phil Scott and the Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative (VOREC) today announced that the Town of Randolph and the City of Newport are the first two recipients of the VOREC Community grants to help grow their local economies by promoting outdoor recreation.

MARATHON HEALTH: Workplace Wellness Starts with Teamwork

New Year’s resolutions are a noble promise, but in reality, the burden of seasonal weight gain paired with inactivity can be overwhelming.

CASTLETON UNIVERSITY: Castleton Launches Online MBA

Castleton University issued the following announcement on March 12.Castleton University is now accepting applications for its recently approved Master of Business Administration.


Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on March 4.Hello Members and Friends!

STATE OF VERMONT: Vermont Department of Taxes Updates W-4VT

Beginning in 2019, completing the updated Vermont version of the Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate, the W-4VT, will be more important than ever due to the new federal and Vermont income tax laws.

MARATHON HEALTH: Better Health takes More Than A Minute

Getting healthy takes more than a quick visit, pill, or band-aid.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Cavacas Associates, Financial and Tax Prep

Cavacas Associates in a small, family-owned financial and tax preparation firm which attracts clients from the greater Rutland area, and strives to give them personal, high quality services at an affordable price.

RUTLAND REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Now’s Your Chance….Be A Face of the Rutland Region Chamber

The Chamber is producing the third annual “Faces of the Rutland Region Chamber” membership directory.

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