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MIDDLEBURY |  Officials of Illinois-based Consolidated Communications, Inc., have announced plans to increase broadband speeds, by the end of this year, to more than 500,000 residents and small businesses across its Vermont... more

Mar 13, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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RUTLAND | Girls on the Run Vermont (GOTRVT) is widely known throughout the state for its physical activity-based, positive youth development program designed to empower local girls in 3rd through 8th grade. more

Jan 6, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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NEW HAVEN | On Oct. 31, approximately 11:48 p.m., the Vermont State Police in New Haven assisted by the Bristol, Vergennes, and Middlebury police departments, with a vehicle pursuit of a black Chevrolet truck. more

Nov 12, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury residents attended the annual Town Meeting event in downtown Middlebury, Feb. 29. Here’s how the voice and hand voting went: more

Mar 2, 2016 10:35 AM The Vermont Eagle

Third graders at Barstow Memorial School in Chittenden joined teacher Jennifer Buzzellto display their new dictionaries donated by Rutland South Rotary Club through Project Dictionary. more

Nov 28, 2013 6:00 AM The Sun


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Florida used to get a bad rap from residents and tourists alike for its clouds of biting mosquitos, until officials aggressively tackled the problem through a statewide spraying program starting in the 1970s. Now, it’s Vermont’s turn... more

Feb 28, 2013 9:49 AM Sports

'The Better Middlebury Partnership is thrilled to announce the 5th Annual Vermont Chili Festival taking place on Saturday, March 9, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Named one of the Top 10 Winter Events for the past four years by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, the event includes street jugglers, face painting, entertainment for kids, live music, a beverage tent, and award-winning chili, located on the streets of historic downtown Middlebury. more

Feb 27, 2013 2:49 PM Sports


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On Feb. 24, at approximately 3 a.m., the Monkton Fire Department responded to a fire at 271 White Ridge Ln. in Monkton. The fire was reported when a Monkton resident observed an "orange glow" in the area of White Ridge Lane. more

Feb 25, 2013 9:26 AM The Sun


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As Green Mountain Power crews restore service to the last Vermonters left without power by the remnants of Superstorm Sandy Nov. 1, the company is making plans to send GMP employees to help bring the power back on in devastated areas in the Northeast. more

Nov 1, 2012 10:52 AM The Sun

The Vermont Farmers Food Center, a nonprofit creation of the Vermont Farmers' Market, located on 251 West St., in Rutland, will open its doors at 10 a.m., Nov. 3. more

Oct 23, 2012 9:10 AM The Sun



The Vergennes Opera House will host an intimate performance by folk legend and Grammy Award-winning artist Peter Yarrow on Friday Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Yarrow is a legend in the folk world as a member of the celebrated trio Peter, Paul and Mary. His solo performances connect the present and the past in perfect harmony, taking his audiences on a magical journey that is not to be missed. more

Oct 8, 2012 7:16 AM The Sun

For the third straight year 20 employees from the Vermont Hard Cider Company, makers of Woodchuck® Hard Cider, visited Champlain Orchards in Shoreham, to participate in the “Pick For Your Neighbor” program. more

Sep 24, 2012 7:41 AM The Sun

On Aug. 22, the Vermont State Police issued a report regarding an underage drinking party on Tamarack Lane in Rutland Town. The VSP has issued an update of the earlier report regarding the incident which occured Aug. 21. more

Aug 29, 2012 9:52 AM The Sun


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Ballotpedia, an online almanac about state politics, released its analysis of Vermont’s 2012 state legislative competitive index. The index analyzes which states have the most and least competitive electoral environments. more

Jul 12, 2012 9:34 AM The Sun

The Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History announces the appointment of William F. Brooks, Jr. as executive director. The appointment was made in June. more

Jul 11, 2012 8:57 AM The Sun


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French Heritage Day returns to Vergennes on Saturday, July 14. The event is hosted by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce, with the support of dozens of individual and business sponsors. more

Jul 5, 2012 10:19 AM Sports



On Tuesday, July 24, and Thursday, July 26, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., the Sheldon will host a Civil War-themed cruise which will discuss several famous Vermonters serving in the U.S. Navy during the war. more

Jul 5, 2012 9:09 AM The Sun


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After a strong storm ripped through Vermont late afternoon of Independence Day, Green Mountain Power linecrews worked through the night to restore power to the 12,000 customers affected by the storm. more

Jul 5, 2012 8:37 AM The Sun

The season opener for the Vermont Sun Triathlon series, the Vermont Sun Triathlon, saw the top five men all crack a 1:02:00 finish time for the first time since 1995. more

Jun 27, 2012 4:27 PM Sports


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The Castleton Summer Concert series at Castleton State College will showcase the Starline Rhythm Boys on Tuesday, July 10, at 7 p.m. more

Jun 26, 2012 11:06 AM The Sun

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