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Anson Tebbetts: The quintessential Vermonter

Photo: Anson Tebbetts, Secretary of the Vermont Agency for Agriculture, Food & Markets at his home feeding his scottish highlander cows. Photo by Vicky Tebbetts, VT Marketing & Communications. by Joyce Marcel, Vermont Business Magazine If you were going to design the perfect secretary of agriculture […]

Costello: What is the climate change story we tell our children?

by Paul Costello I’ve been wrestling with a sentence that typifies the mission of our times, and have come to this: “We need to end the fundamental threat that climate change presents to our ability to provide for our children.” We can accomplish this by engaging two of the most wonderful features o […]

UVM police accreditation team invites public comment

Vermont Business Magazine A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will arrive July 8, 2019 to examine all aspects of the University Of Vermont Department Of Police Services’ policy and procedures, management, operations, and support service […]

Circus Smirkus kicks off 32nd annual summer tour of New England

Opening June 29 in Greensboro, In St. Johnsbury July 2-3 and Essex Junction July 5-7 Vermont Business Magazine The 32nd Annual Circus Smirkus Big Top Tour opens on Saturday June 29, 2019 in Greensboro, Vermont for two shows at 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm. The opening day performances are the first on a 69-s […]

MEMIC honors North Country Hospital for workplace safety

Related Company: North Country Hospital Andre Bissonnette, CFO for North Country Hospital, accepts the MEMIC workplace safety award. Vermont Business Magazine North Country Hospital of Newport, Vermont was recently honored with an award for exceptional on-the-job safety performance during The MEMIC […]

New Assistive Technology Tryout Center at Castleton University

Related Company: Castleton UniversityUniversity of VermontVermont Business Magazine Castleton University, in partnership with The University of Vermont's Center on Disability and Community Inclusion (CDCI) and the Vermont Assistive Technology Program, has opened an Assistive Technology Tryout Center […]

McClaughry: A new front in the endless battle against climate change

by John McClaughry The Long Range Transportation Plan of 1995 reaffirmed as the highest priority the maintenance and improvement of Vermont’s highways and bridges. Hardly anyone disagreed. But beginning in earnest in 2006, climate change activists have succeeded in progressively shifting the emphasi […]

Community Bank supports Sunrise Family Resource Center Bowl-A-Thon

Related Company: Community Bank NAVermont Business Magazine The Community Bank NA Bennington and Wilmington branches recently presented Sunrise Family Resource Center (SFRC) with a $1,000 donation to support the organization’s Bowl-A-Thon May 20 at Bennington Lanes. Community Bank NA’s donation prov […]

BMH president receives CCV's Community Service Award

Related Company: Brattleboro Memorial HospitalVermont Business Magazine Steven R. Gordon, President and CEO of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH), received the 2019 Community Service Award from the Community College of Vermont (CCV) during the college’s 52nd commencement ceremony on June 1, 2019. T […]

Vermont dairy farmers may noe enroll new farm bill safety net program

Vermont Business Magazine Vermont’s congressional delegation — Senator Patrick Leahy (D), Senator Bernie Sanders (I), and Representative Peter Welch (D) — on Monday urged Vermont dairy farmers to consider enrolling in the new Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program, a safety net measure created in the 2 […]