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McClaughry: The recurring Vermont proposition

by John McClaughry Periodically, it seems, concerned citizens of Vermont gather to revive the idea of creating an inspiring Vision for the state’s future. Last month the largely federally-funded Vermont Council on Rural Development released the draft of its “Vermont Proposition.” It draws on the ide […]

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center launches new anesthesiology practice

Related Company: Southwestern Vermont Health CareVermont Business Magazine Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), part of Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC), has announced that their anesthesiology services will now be provided through SVMC Anesthesiology and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Phy […]

The Conspiracy of Goodwill: Gus Seelig and the VHCB

Gus Seelig, Executive Director of the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board. Photo by Katie Kittell. by Joyce Marcel, Vermont Business Magazine For more than three decades, Gustave “Gus” Seelig has quietly had a hand in more than a billion dollars’ worth of socially responsible Vermont development […]

Outpatch introduces sustainable souvenirs that give back

Local Veteran & Minority Owned Business Seeks to Support Nonprofits Vermont Business Magazine Outpatch, a Vermont-based and veteran-owned company launched at the end of February with the goal of using the tourism industry to increase funding to local nonprofits. They sell stick-on patches that repre […]

Clarkson: Celebrate extraordinary legislative session

by Senator Alison Clarkson What an extraordinary Legislative Session 2021 has been.  It was historic – the first Vermont legislative Session to be conducted completely remotely during an international pandemic.  And, despite those challenges, we were incredibly productive – managing to accomplish a […]

City of Burlington July 3rd Independence Day celebration is back

Thousands of Burlingtonians, Vermonters, and Visitors to Gather on the Burlington Waterfront for Music, Fireworks, and More    Vermont Business Magazine Mayor Miro Weinberger and the Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront Department announced Friday that the City’s annual July 3rd Independence Da […]

WhistlePig launches Farmstock Rye and Bourbon whiskeys

Related Company: WhistlePig Farms BONDED... BEYOND BONDED Since first setting eyes on the abandoned dairy barn in Shoreham, Vermont, that would become WhistlePig distillery, we've been dreaming of 100% farm to bottle whiskey - harvested, distilled and aged here in Vermont using our grain, our water […]

VDH COVID-19 Update: Less than 1400 needed to reach goal

Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Health today reported seven new cases of COVID-19 in Vermont. There are two people hospitalized with one in the ICU. There were again no deaths. There has been only one COVID-related death in the last three weeks and are holding at a statewide tota […]

Governor Scott appoints Hawes and Krompf

Mike Smith, Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Human Services, announced that Emily J. Hawes has been appointed by Governor Phil Scott to be Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health beginning July 4th. Ms. Hawes will assume the responsibility for day-to-day operations and management of DMH in […]

Vermont DPS releases final draft of the Ten-Year Telecommunications Plan

Vermont DPS releases final draft of the Ten-Year Telecommunications Plan Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Public Service issued the final draft of the 2021 Vermont Ten-Year Telecommunications Plan on Thursday. The Ten-Year Plan was developed in partnership with CTC Energy and Tech […]