Local Officer Carries the Heartbeat into the World at Special Olympics Games

Apr
23

Local Officer Carries the Heartbeat into the World at Special Olympics Games

The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games concluded last week in Graz and Schladming, Austria. Among the Vermonters represented at the Games was Bruce Merriam, an officer with the Stowe Police Department and Co-Director of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Vermont.   “I’m having an awe-inspiring Final Leg experience. Incredible!” reported Merriam […]

DETAIL
Apr
22

Union of Concerned Scientists Ranks Vermont Second in Nation for Clean Energy Momentum

A new report entitled “Clean Energy Momentum: Ranking State Progress” and published by the Union of Concerned Scientists highlighted Vermont for its success in developing a clean energy economy. Vermont ranked second nationally, only bested by California. The report scored states on 12 metrics in the three broader areas of technical progress, direct visible effects […]

DETAIL
Apr
20

Registration Open for Vermont’s “Best Business Networking Event”

– 325+ Expected to Attend VBSR’s 27th Annual Spring Conference on May 17 – Burlington, VT – The readers of Vermont Business Magazine have spoken: Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) has been awarded Vermont’s “Best Business Networking Event” for their Annual Spring Conference. Registration is now open for VBSR’s 27th Annual Spring Conference: The Road Forward, and the organization is […]

DETAIL

City Market, Onion River Co-op Celebrates Earth Week

Co-op highlights sustainability efforts, gives away free, reusable tote bags Burlington, VT – City Market is celebrating Earth Week Monday, April 17 – Sunday, April 23 by partnering with Seventh Generation and Cabot Creamery to give away free, reusable tote bags to highlight and promote the Co-op’s sustainability efforts. For this celebratory week, City Market will not have paper […]

DETAIL
Apr
14

Chewing on Leadership

Looking for strategies to bridge the political divide? Join the Snelling Center for Government’s Chewing On Leadership, our monthly dialogue. Beyond Polarization: Strategies for Effective Communication to Bridge the Political Divide Part 1 With guest faculty Kesha Ram and Mark Snelling April 20th 12:15-1pm (Event is a Zoom Web Conference) Sign Up Here Contact Suzanne Trahey […]

DETAIL
Apr
14

Vermont Leadership Institute

What is your BIG W work? Vermont Leadership Institute, Vermont’s premier civic leadership development program has been offering insight to leaders on this question since 1995. Our 9 month intensive and transformative leadership journey begins this fall. For application information please follow this link or contact Suzanne Trahey at suzanne@snellingcenter.org. The Snelling Center for Government […]

DETAIL
Apr
13

20 VT entrepreneurs accepted into executive-level training course

Twenty entrepreneurs throughout the state have been selected to participate in a free business course starting April 21 at Vermont Technical College in Williston, Vt. Emerging Leaders is a Small Business Administration training program specifically tailored for entrepreneurs looking to grow their small businesses. The program includes approximately 100 hours of classroom time, connects small […]

DETAIL
Apr
11

VBSR Hires Four Part-Time Employees

Additions Bolster Administrative Capabilities, Local First Program Burlington, VT – Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is pleased to announce the addition of four part-time staff members. Larissa Del Rosso Rayher, who spent 2016 as an intern for VBSR, has officially joined the team as a Program Assistant. Laura Arnesen, Toby Aronson, and Beth Marr […]

DETAIL

City Market Issues RFP for South End Site

Co-op accepting proposals for subdivided lot at 75 Briggs Street Burlington, VT – When City Market purchased just over 4.5 acres at 207 Flynn Avenue in Burlington’s South End, their plan was to subdivide the lot and work to sell the south parcel. Currently, the foundation and steel are going up for City Market’s second […]

DETAIL
Apr
11

Governor Phil Scott to address the BizFit Conference on April 27 at the Mountain Top Inn: a one-day event focused on stimulating local economic growth

Vermont Governor Phil Scott has just agreed to be the lunchtime keynote speaker at the BizFit Conference to be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm at the Mountain Top Inn, Chittenden VT. Organized by Evolve Rutland, The Bizfit Conference will focus on the powerful interrelationship between healthy economic development […]

DETAIL
Page 34 of 38« First...1020...3233343536...Last »