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VSAC shows you how to pick the right education loan

Online interactive webinar tackles the ABCs of student loans   Vermont Business Magazine  Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is offering a free online webinar for students and families on how to make smart borrowing decisions, Tuesday, July 28 at 6 p.m. Students and families can participate via Zoom b […]

A Herculean Task: Meet Xusana Davis

Executive Directory of Racial Equity, Xusana Davis. Courtesy photo. The State's First Executive Director of Racial Equity by Joyce Marcel, Vermont Business Magazine A little over a year ago, Xusana Davis was hired by the State of Vermont to do something that more than a few people have called “human […]

Ben & Jerry's decks the halls with seasonal cookie dough chunks

Related Company: Ben & Jerry's Homemade, Inc Ben & Jerry's is introducing two Limited Batch, seasonal flavors of cookie dough chunks: Gingerbread Cookie Dough Chunk, and Cinnamon Bun Dough Chunk. Just in time for the holidays! For retailers, summer means the holidays are here Vermont Business Magazi […]

Bennington to transform into Garlic Town, USA, in absence of annual Garlic Festival

Vermont Business Magazine On Saturday, September 5th Bennington, Vermont will become “Garlic Town, USA” for one day in celebration of all things garlic and agriculture!   Bennington has become world-renowned for its annual Garlic and Herb Festival held every year on Labor Day weekend.  Last year, th […]

Old farm family offers new farm model

Vermont Business Magazine The Isham Family Farm is a 5th generation farm owned by Michael Isham and Helen Weston who are a combined 19 generational Vermonters. Mike converted the Williston farm from a dairy operation to now include PYO berries, pumpkins, corn maze, Christmas trees and in 2010 restor […]

The secret to a successful fall semester? It's testing, testing, testing

Related Company: University of Vermontby University of Vermont President Suresh V Garimella Hardly a day goes by without a story in the news media on the unsettled state of higher education this fall. The importance of opening our campuses is not in dispute. The question is: Can we do it safely? Col […]

No date yet for Amtrak's return

The good old days as Amtrak passengers board the southbound Vermonter in Essex Junction in 2016. VBM file photo. by C.B. Hall, Vermont Business Magazine Neither Amtrak nor the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) as yet has any specific date for the resumption of the national passenger rail pro […]

Vermont to distribute 300,000 free cloth masks

Vermont Business Magazine Governor Phil Scott today announced that the State of Vermont will distribute up to 300,000 cloth face coverings to the public, emergency responders and select agencies throughout the month of August. The State Emergency Operations Center procured the masks from those donat […]

Peck reports second quarter 2020 results

Related Company: Peck Company, The Peck reports second quarter 2020 results Backlog and Pipeline Increased to $40.8 Million Vermont Business Magazine The Peck Company Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ: PECK), a leading commercial solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, today announced the […]

VDH COVID-19 Update: Winooski outbreak officially over

Daily Update on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) August 12, 2020 New information is in red and bold. This update is available online at healthvermont.gov/covid19 Click the “See the Latest Update” button. Please visit the Vermont Department of Health’s COVID-19 web and data pageshealthvermont.gov/covid19 […]