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POULTNEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Citizens of the Year Nominations Sought

The Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for nominations for its annual Citizen Of The Year award.

STATE OF VERMONT: WW Building Supply Receives Windham County Funds For New Facility

WW Building Supply, a home improvement supply store, has recently been awarded a $250,000 loan through the Windham County Economic Development Program (WCEDP).

Motor vehicles and parts industry reports $208.7 billion in Q1 net sales

The motor vehicles and parts industry had $208.7 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Communications equipment industry posts after-tax income of $4.4 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported after-tax income of $4.4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers report $35.2 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $35.2 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of farm machinery and equipment manufacturing climb 4.7 percent in June

Shipments for farm machinery and equipment manufacturing increased $119 million, or 4.7 percent, to $2.7 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of construction machinery manufacturing climb 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for construction machinery manufacturing increased $65 million, or 2.1 percent, to $3.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau reports Arlington population was 1,316 in 2017

Arlington had a population of 1,316 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Vermont Business Daily.

Inventories in electrical equipment, appliances and components industry did not change much in April

Inventories for businesses in the electrical equipment, appliances and components industry was unchanged over April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Transportation construction spending in March hits $53.3 billion

Construction spending on transportation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $53.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

30.1% of households in Bennington received food stamps in 2017

Bennington ranked 20th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry's Q1 income down 50.2%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 50.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Bristol ranked 16th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Bristol ranked 16th among cities in Vermont by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. utilities services report 1.6% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for utilities industries across the U.S. was $149.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 1.6 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

27.7% of households in Barre received food stamps in 2017

Barre ranked 24th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Vermont collected $3.3 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $3.3 billion in taxes collected by Vermont in 2018, 32.5 percent, or $1.1 billion, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Computer and peripheral equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 52.3%

The computer and peripheral equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 52.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing fall 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing decreased $33 million, or 2.1 percent, to $1.6 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

30.1% of households in Bellows Falls received food stamps in 2017

Bellows Falls ranked 19th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Communication construction spending in March hits $23.8 billion

Construction spending on communication structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $23.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

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