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- UVMHN reactivites MyChart as it recovers from cyberattack - Vermont Bizon November 27, 2020 at 7:16 pm
UVMHN reactivites MyChart as it recovers from cyberattack Vermont Biz
- US colleges consider new virus protocols before students return - Stars and Stripeson November 27, 2020 at 4:35 pm
US colleges consider new virus protocols before students return Stars and Stripes
- US colleges mull new virus protocols for students' return - Medical Xpresson November 27, 2020 at 3:21 pm
US colleges mull new virus protocols for students' return Medical Xpress
- Looking for New Year's Eve plans? Burlington plans revamped version of annual event - Burlington Free Presson November 27, 2020 at 1:38 pm
Looking for New Year's Eve plans? Burlington plans revamped version of annual event Burlington Free Press
- Vermonters urged to quarantine if they attended gatherings - WCAXon November 27, 2020 at 11:23 am
Vermonters urged to quarantine if they attended gatherings WCAX
- Burlington city council votes to divest from fossil fuels - Local 22/44 Newson November 27, 2020 at 4:21 am
Burlington city council votes to divest from fossil fuels Local 22/44 News
- Viewer photos of Vermont's natural beauty - WCAXon November 27, 2020 at 12:04 am
Viewer photos of Vermont's natural beauty WCAX
- How can the state get broadband to more Vermonters? - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 10:58 pm
How can the state get broadband to more Vermonters? WCAX
- Though top offices remain elusive, Vt. Progressives still carry influence - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 10:10 pm
Though top offices remain elusive, Vt. Progressives still carry influence WCAX
- VSAC offers its 1st-ever Vermont virtual college fair - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 8:04 pm
VSAC offers its 1st-ever Vermont virtual college fair WCAX
- 1st phase of Burlington bike path-rail track swap almost finished - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 7:52 pm
1st phase of Burlington bike path-rail track swap almost finished WCAX
- Dunklee back in Finland, ready for World Cup return - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Dunklee back in Finland, ready for World Cup return WCAX
- Staying safe during this year's virtual Thanksgiving - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 1:50 pm
Staying safe during this year's virtual Thanksgiving WCAX
- State officials ask Vermonters to make a sacrifice this Thanksgiving - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 1:02 pm
State officials ask Vermonters to make a sacrifice this Thanksgiving WCAX
- Montpelier man dies in I-189 crash - WCAXon November 26, 2020 at 11:21 am
Montpelier man dies in I-189 crash WCAX
- Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After a Cyberattack - The New York Timeson November 26, 2020 at 10:00 am
Patients of a Vermont Hospital Are Left ‘in the Dark’ After a Cyberattack The New York Times
- Vermont long-term care facilities announce new COVID cases - WCAXon November 25, 2020 at 10:21 pm
Vermont long-term care facilities announce new COVID cases WCAX
- Condos postpones General Election audit due to COVID-19 - Vermont Bizon November 25, 2020 at 9:15 pm
Condos postpones General Election audit due to COVID-19 Vermont Biz
- Vermont summer camp for disabled forges connections during pandemic - WCAXon November 25, 2020 at 8:51 pm
Vermont summer camp for disabled forges connections during pandemic WCAX
- Soil tests completed for former Macy's, proposed BHS facility - WCAXon November 25, 2020 at 8:28 pm
Soil tests completed for former Macy's, proposed BHS facility WCAX
- U of Vermont Medical Center continuing cyber-attack recovery - Associated Presson November 25, 2020 at 8:14 pm
U of Vermont Medical Center continuing cyber-attack recovery Associated Press
- Hotel Housing Advocates - Seven Dayson November 25, 2020 at 2:55 pm
Hotel Housing Advocates Seven Days
- Trio of Vermont Construction Pros Behind New CityPlace Burlington - Construction Equipment Guideon November 25, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Trio of Vermont Construction Pros Behind New CityPlace Burlington Construction Equipment Guide
- Burlington airport sees fewer travelers this Thanksgiving - WCAXon November 25, 2020 at 1:19 pm
Burlington airport sees fewer travelers this Thanksgiving WCAX
- This Vermont shop embraced online sales without losing its local edge - Burlington Free Presson November 25, 2020 at 11:32 am
This Vermont shop embraced online sales without losing its local edge Burlington Free Press
- Black Friday: Did shoppers turn out in Chittenden County despite the pandemic? We report from the scene.by Burlington Free Press on November 27, 2020 at 9:24 pm
While the pandemic was expected to curb the rush of Black Friday deal seekers in Chittenden County, we went out to see who showed up and to learn why.
- Gov. Scott encourages 'Vermont Lights the Way' holiday campaignby Burlington Free Press on November 27, 2020 at 9:24 pm
Vermont Gov. Phil Scott is encouraging residents to decorate their homes and businesses as part of a "Vermont Lights the Way" campaign during COVID-19
- A smaller crew of Black Friday shoppers hit stores in Chittenden Countyby Burlington Free Press on November 27, 2020 at 6:50 pm
Some shoppers ventured out to see what offers they could find on a very different Black Friday than in usual years.
- When your plow driver is quarantined: How COVID could leave Vermonters snowed in longerby Burlington Free Press on November 27, 2020 at 11:02 am
Clearing snow from Vermont's roads is messy and unpredictable in so-called normal winters — and the pandemic raises new challenges.
- Now streaming: 'The Flight Attendant' by Vermont author gets star turn with Kaley Cuocoby Burlington Free Press on November 26, 2020 at 1:19 pm
Novel by Vermont author turned into limited series featuring 'Big Bang Theory' star that starts airing on Thanksgiving on HBO Max
- 2 Burlington women grateful for cross-generational relationship forged amid COVID pandemicby Burlington Free Press on November 26, 2020 at 12:56 pm
Two Burlington ladies are grateful for a friendship sparked by a program that paired the senior and the community volunteer during the pandemic.
- Gorgeous holiday lights you can see for yourself in Chittenden Countyby Burlington Free Press on November 26, 2020 at 4:07 am
These Vermonters went all out to create holiday light displays for neighbors and passersby to enjoy.
- Comcast announces data usage cap for Vermont and Northeast customers in 2021by Burlington Free Press on November 25, 2020 at 11:38 pm
"For the vast majority of internet users, even during the pandemic, I don't think this is going to impact them," a Vermont telecom official said.
- UVM Medical Center restores electronic medical records nearly a month after cyberattackby Burlington Free Press on November 25, 2020 at 8:51 pm
The UVM Health Network restored electronic medical records at UVM Medical Center as well as partially at Central Vermont Medical Center.
- A Vermonter has yet to play in an NBA game. A list of those who came close.by Burlington Free Press on November 25, 2020 at 6:48 pm
With Monday's news of Anthony Lamb signing with the Pistons, here's a rundown of Vermont-connected basketball players who had brushes with the NBA.
- F-35s at Vermont Air National Guard will fly at night in Decemberby Burlington Free Press on November 25, 2020 at 5:03 pm
Heads-up: F-35 fighter jets based at Burlington International Airport will launch two weeks of night training flights, beginning Tuesday, Dec. 1.
- Here's where local politicians shop for the holidays (and what they've got on their lists)by Burlington Free Press on November 25, 2020 at 11:42 am
From chocolate vinegar to long underwear, here are the gifts local leaders hope they'll get this year and where they plan to do their shopping.
- Holiday gatherings may lead to mandatory remote learning for Vermont studentsby Burlington Free Press on November 24, 2020 at 10:10 pm
"This is not meant as a way around the gathering ban, this shouldn't be used as an excuse to get together with other households," said Gov. Phil Scott.
- Track COVID-19 cases as Vermont sees a spikeby Burlington Free Press on April 30, 2020 at 11:43 pm
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- The New York Times calls 2 local ski resorts perfect for social distancingby Kristi Palma on November 25, 2020 at 5:37 pm
You'll find "plenty of room to turn" at these resorts.
- 4 of the best ski resorts in the U.S. and Canada are in New Englandby Kristi Palma on November 24, 2020 at 6:19 pm
Plan your downhill adventures this winter.
- The best places in New England to visit around Thanksgivingby Kristi Palma on November 24, 2020 at 4:33 pm
If you go, heed all COVID-19 guidelines from state and local officials.
- This new mountain bike network will help connect Vermont's trailsby Associated Press on November 15, 2020 at 8:34 pm
A new plan to link the Vermont towns of Pittsfield and Rochester is the latest step to help connect mountain bike trails across Vermont
- Vermont to issue free hunting and fishing licenses to Native Americansby Associated Press on November 15, 2020 at 1:50 pm
To qualify, a member of a Native American tribe must present an Abenaki Hunting and Fishing License Tribal Certification form certified by the appropriate tribal official.
- Vermont bans multiple-household gatheringsby Associated Press on November 13, 2020 at 8:45 pm
Inside or out.
- A taxonomy of Vermont write-in votes offers a glimpse into the Green Mountain State's psycheby Mark Gartsbeyn on November 11, 2020 at 2:54 pm
An exhaustive analysis of nearly 2,000 bespoke votes, from Bernie Sanders to an ancient Mesopotamian death god.
- 'I think everyone can agree that the optics have been terrible'by Ainslie Cromar on November 10, 2020 at 2:20 pm
“I think when you say that the election was corrupt or stolen or rigged, that that’s unfortunately rhetoric that gets picked up by authoritarians around the world."
- Vermont woman sentenced for running over another woman with her vanby Associated Press on November 4, 2020 at 9:42 pm
A woman has been sentenced to six months of home detention for running over another woman in a Newport parking lot with her van last year
- Here's why a local drive was just named among the most beautiful in the U.S.by Kristi Palma on November 4, 2020 at 6:22 pm
The rural route is full of quaint country stores and plenty of natural beauty.
- COVID-19 Cases Climb in Vermont's Long-Term Care Facilitiesby Colin Flanders on November 27, 2020 at 7:50 pm
Health Commissioner Mark Levine said Friday that Vermont will increase coronavirus testing at long-term care facilities in response to a worrisome number of recent outbreaks. Speaking at Gov. Phil Scott's regular press briefing Friday, Levine said […]
- Home on the Range: Warm Turkey Salad Inspired by Lidiaby Melissa Pasanen on November 27, 2020 at 4:37 pm
Yes, Thanksgiving was different this year. But, at least in my house — where I cooked for just three rather than the standard dozen-plus — I still had leftovers. As my husband has often said, the Thanksgiving meal is meant to be eaten […]
- The Magnificent 7: Must See, Must Do, November 26 to December 2by Kristen Ravin on November 26, 2020 at 11:30 am
1. Giving Thanks If there's ever been a time to tally blessings, it's the end of an often dark and confusing year. Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock offers families an opportunity to meditate on their gratitude and learn about […]
- Thomas Nöla, 'Night of the Umbrella'by Jordan Adams on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
(Self-released, cassette, CD, digital) You never know what you're going to find when you surf the "Vermont" tag on Bandcamp. There's always a lot to sift through at the online music store and streaming platform. (If you're unfamiliar, go to […]
- Retail Therapy: Vermont Flannel Caters to a Need for Comfort in the Time of COVIDby Carolyn Shapiro on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Mark Baker thought he had a million-dollar idea. It was 1991, and he was working in the T-shirt business, designing and screen-printing fun sayings and slogans. In the middle of the first Gulf War, he came up with a rock concert-style tee that read […]
- Russell Posner Gives a Startlingly Real Performance in the Vermont-Made Film 'Light Years'by Jordan Adams on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Director Colin Thompson's third feature film, Light Years, did not turn out as planned. The Shelburne-based filmmaker originally set out to shoot a straightforward buddy comedy based on his experiences growing up in Vermont in the late '90s. Most […]
- Many More Vermonters Are Hungry in 2020by 7D Brand Studio on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Because of COVID-19, record numbers of Vermonters are seeking food assistance, buying cheaper, less nutritious food or skipping meals to stretch their budgets. "We've seen a huge increase in people needing some kind of help to get by," said John […]
- Letters to the Editor (11/25/20)by Seven Days Readers on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Definitely Dry [Re Off Message: "Drought Disaster Declared for 10 Vermont Counties," November 17]: I have lived in Shaftsbury for 30 years now. There is an artesian well on Route 7A in Shaftsbury, across from the former Iron Kettle Motel. For the […]
- Holiday Art and Craft Shows Transition for the Pandemic Eraby Margaret Grayson on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
For artists and craftspeople, holiday markets are a huge source of income and involve a lot of work. "We call it 'the schlep,'" said visual artist Nikki Laxar, describing the process of waking up early, loading and unloading her wares, setting up a […]
- Crossword: 'Directly on Top' (11/25/20)on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
- Free Will Astrology (11/25/20)by Rob Brezsny on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): "You live best as an appreciator of horizons, whether you reach them or not." Those words from poet David Whyte would be a perfect motto for you to write out on a piece of paper and tape to your bathroom mirror or your […]
- Social Media Show Their Dark Side in Documentary 'The Social Dilemma'by Margot Harrison on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Our streaming entertainment options are overwhelming — and not always easy to sort through. This week, I watched Netflix's blistering documentary about social media, The Social Dilemma, which played at the Sundance Film Festival in January. […]
- How Vermonters Are Coping With Being Apart In the Pandemicby Chelsea Edgar on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Vermonters have entered a lonely season. After a summer of cautious optimism that the state's diligent public health measures had contained the spread of COVID-19, the fall brought a depressing reality check. Over the last month, Vermont has logged […]
- An Artist Is Creating Natural Installations at Three Vermont Preservesby Sasha Goldstein on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
An anonymous benefactor is funding an artist who will create natural, interactive artworks at three Vermont preserves owned by the Nature Conservancy. Elizabeth Billings of Tunbridge will serve as artist-in-residence, spending the next several […]
- From the Publisher: Plan Cby Paula Routly on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
I always look forward to Thanksgiving. Simplistic historical narrative aside, the sentiment and the food — which are served up without the burdens of religion and gift giving — make it the perfect nondenominational holiday. Also, for as […]
- Essay: Get Ready for the Flatlanders — or Maybe Notby Josh A. Speert on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Midtown Manhattan couldn't be more opposite of Vermont. It's the busiest section of the most populated city in the nation. Who would be crazy enough to work there? A much younger and naïve me. I was a magazine editor in the early 2000s. My […]
- After a Tough Term, Can Mayor Weinberger Again Win Reelection?by Courtney Lamdin on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger's current term in office has been his toughest yet. Last winter, the Democrat lost two police chiefs to a social media scandal that made national headlines. Then came the coronavirus pandemic, which swept through the […]
- Marcie Hernandez, 'Amanecer'by Justin Boland on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
(Self-released, digital, vinyl) It's such a welcome surprise when a debut kicks you directly in the head — figuratively, of course. Such is the case with Amanecer, the first LP from Marcie Hernandez. The local singer-songwriter and certified […]
- COVID Calling: Vermont Bolsters Contact-Tracing Ranks to Keep Up With the Surgeby Colin Flanders on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Vermont was so successful in suppressing the coronavirus pandemic this summer that, on most days, the state was employing many more contact tracers than there were cases to investigate. But now, a surge of infections threatens to overwhelm this […]
- Book Review: 'Field Music,' Alexandria Hallby Ben Aleshire on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Right out of the gate, Alexandria Hall's astonishing debut Field Music, winner of the $10,000 National Poetry Series, announces itself as a whole new kind of Vermont poetry. "Dad says he can sing like a Kawasaki. He says / he's got some good […]
- Soundbites: Many Thanksby Jordan Adams on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
In past years, the Seven Days music editor has used the column preceding Thanksgiving to express gratitude for all of the wonderful things in the local music community. I'm not usually one for excessive sentimentality, so I haven't done that every […]
- WTF: Did St. Albans Unwittingly Host an X-Rated Movie Shoot in the 1970s?by Ken Picard on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Some stories seem too good to be true. This one involves naked hippies, a yellow Ferrari, intimidating G-men and the 1970 Bellows Free Academy St. Albans marching band. The fact that all these elements featured in a film in a cinematic genre known […]
- How Do I Make My Friend Understand How Heartbreaking It Is to Lose a Pet?by The Reverend on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Dear Reverend, My 9-year-old dog died unexpectedly last month, and I'm completely heartbroken. My best friend keeps telling me that I should just get over it and get a new dog. I don't know if I'll ever be ready for that. How do I make him […]
- In 'Office,' Author Sheila Liming Examines Changes in Where and How We Workby Margaret Grayson on November 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Long before many people abruptly shifted from working in an office to working from home at the onset of the pandemic, Sheila Liming was thinking hard about offices — specifically, their decline. While COVID-19 might prove to be a death knell, […]
- Northeast Kingdom Towns Rally to Address Food Insecurityby Sally Pollak on November 24, 2020 at 7:19 pm
Pastor Jim Casavant was thinking about the sermon he would deliver on November 22 at the First Congregational Church in East Hardwick. It would focus on Thanksgiving and things people could still appreciate in the grip of a deadly pandemic. "We're […]
- Anyone hiring part time around January? College age seeking Coffee shop, Co-op market, etc.by /u/greenslidepark on November 22, 2020 at 7:11 pm
Greetings I am moving to Burlington in January to live with my sister and will be in search of part time work! Ideally I’d work at a coffee shop or something lax to pair with my online classes. I know things are up in the air with Covid but […]
- University Mall on Black Friday?by /u/concernedVermonter on November 22, 2020 at 5:49 pm
Throwaway account because some of my coworkers know my Reddit. Hi All, Just wondering anyone else shares the same concerns about Black Friday that I do. While it may not be clear on their website, the University Mall is going to be open on Black […]
- Looking to practice shooting my bowby /u/Thebeanboss on November 22, 2020 at 5:15 pm
Was wondering if there were any places I could practice shooting my bow in or around Burlington? Thanks for any info in advance! submitted by /u/Thebeanboss [link] [comments]
- Is anyone else concerned about BHS returning to in-person instruction?by /u/nixxon on November 22, 2020 at 4:24 pm
It seems insane to do this when covid cases are spiking and we're not even supposed to have small gatherings with other families. This seems like a time to STOP in-person learning, not START it, especially for a group of kids who have pretty much […]
- Are any places selling Christmas trees yet?by /u/ILoveImgur on November 22, 2020 at 3:23 pm
I know they usually go on sale the day after Thanksgiving, but wondering if any place has them earlier- Thanks submitted by /u/ILoveImgur [link] [comments]
- Reporting neighbors for violating social gathering restrictions?by /u/cerebralsnowglobe on November 21, 2020 at 9:38 pm
My next-door neighbors are a bunch of young guys, probably UVM students, who routinely have gatherings of people from outside of their household on their porch. I don't want to involve the police, but there doesn't seem to be any other authority who […]
- Accident on 89 this morning?by /u/tossawayintheend on November 21, 2020 at 7:45 pm
Was heading to an appt in Essex around 11:30 and something had traffic stopped on 89 between Exit 14 and 15. Fortunately I was able to divert off Exit 14 and go through Winooski, but even on my way back about an hour later cars were still at a […]
- Best fish counter in/around town?by /u/mattparrilla on November 21, 2020 at 6:44 pm
Looking for a wide selection, hopefully with some whole fish. Any recommendations? submitted by /u/mattparrilla [link] [comments]
- Update #82: Calling for your help to bring Covid-19 case growth back downby /u/nixxon on November 21, 2020 at 6:05 pm
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- Drop del Pozo round 2by /u/fungi_fieri on November 21, 2020 at 4:36 pm
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- It's here! 4,200-pound Christmas tree arrives in downtown Burlingtonby /u/yummyboogerpop on November 21, 2020 at 3:25 pm
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- Made This a While Back...Its A Map of Vermont in Typography Formby /u/TheSewallSyrum on November 21, 2020 at 2:31 pm
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- Everyone Eatsby /u/freeword on November 21, 2020 at 2:52 am
So my company Localvore is the Digital Voucher Provider for the Everyone Eats program here in Vt. You sign up at the linkage below and use our app to order and pick up meals at local restaurants at no cost to you, if this pandemic has […]
- TGIFby /u/TheGreyGauntlet on November 20, 2020 at 5:29 pm
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- Sign posted yesterday evening, car towed this morning.by /u/lakeopossum on November 20, 2020 at 5:14 pm
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- Is Tire Warehouse trying to mess with me?by /u/dontslapcactus on November 20, 2020 at 5:14 pm
Specifically asked for snow and ice tires. Realize something is off and look at tires when I get home; tires have no studs in them. I call and ask why there are no studs. Representative states I didn't specifically ask for studs to be installed. Now […]
- Recommendations regarding these stolen bike posts.by /u/WafflesInTheBasement on November 20, 2020 at 4:45 pm
I'm not in Burlington, but I spent a lot of time there growing up so I subscribe to this subreddit. I've seen a lot of post recently on stolen bikes and the picture of the homeless camp with the bikes leads me to think what's happening where I live […]
- recovering from addiction during a pandemic?by /u/katyaschwenk on November 20, 2020 at 4:07 pm
hey all, I'm a journalist with VTDigger. I've been speaking to people in the area about the struggles of addiction and recovery during lockdown. If this has impacted you or your family, and you'd be interested in sharing your story, please reach […]
- The War on Drugs has made it clear that dishonesty is a bad policy when it comes to drug education. Let's end the campaign of misinformation and propaganda. Let's create a drug education system built on honesty. Sign this petition to urge the Vermont Department of Health to start working on this nowby /u/catttdaddy on November 20, 2020 at 1:47 am
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- Bike stolen from UVMMC. If seen please DM me. As if working through COVID and the cyber attack weren't crazy enough..by /u/walkinthemile on November 20, 2020 at 1:41 am
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- Link for UVM weekly COVID resultsby /u/487Mass on November 20, 2020 at 12:54 am
Does anyone have the link for UVMs weekly COVID testing results? submitted by /u/487Mass [link] [comments]
- Anyone near Essex need free toilet paper?by /u/MoreOfaLurker on November 20, 2020 at 12:17 am
I forgot to skip my next shipment of Reel toilet paper. I live by myself (near five corners), so now I have an overabundance. If you're able to swing by five corners, I'm giving away like 18-20 rolls. You can have a few or all of them. submitted […]
- Updated CDC guidance: Don't travel for Thanksgiving.by /u/Ruggervt14 on November 19, 2020 at 6:24 pm
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- Vermont National Guard to rebuild surge site at the Expoby /u/dropkickninja on November 19, 2020 at 5:01 pm
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- Record new 148 COVID19 cases today, 7-day positivity rate 2.1%by /u/NouEngland on November 19, 2020 at 4:16 pm
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- SARS-CoV-2 transmission model offers decision-making pathways for safe school openingby tim on December 1, 2020 at 11:54 am
Related Company: University of VermontShanghai-based mathematical model predicts when schools can open/reopen School children wear facial coverings and sit physically-distanced in a classroom. (Credit: Johnce/E+/GettyImages) Vermont Business […]
- McClaughry: Combating 'Welfare for the Rich'by tim on December 1, 2020 at 9:42 am
by John McClaughry People seeking and using political influence to make themselves richer by enlisting government to their advantage has long been a deplorable practice in the history of this country . Enrichment techniques are legion. Outright cash […]
- Northern Express Care-St Johnsbury opens on Mondayby tim on November 29, 2020 at 6:23 pm
Related Company: Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital Pictured: Northern Express Care providers Ben Tipton, Physician Assistant and Allison Ebrahimi Gold, Nurse Practitioner standing in front of Northern Express Care – St. Johnsbury. […]
- Attendees of New Hope Bible Church in Irasburg urged to get tested for COVID-19by tim on November 27, 2020 at 7:59 pm
Health officials emphasize need for public to provide full information to contact tracers Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Department of Health is urging anyone who attended Sunday services at New Hope Bible Church in Irasburg on November 22 to […]
- UVMHN reactivites MyChart as it recovers from cyberattackby tim on November 27, 2020 at 7:16 pm
Related Company: The University of Vermont Medical CenterThe statement below was sent from the University of Vermont Health Network Friday afternoon. The University of Vermont Health Network has restored access to the MyChart online patient […]
- Governor calls on Vermonters to decorate with lights to signal hopeby tim on November 27, 2020 at 4:50 pm
Vermont Lights the Way Vermont Business Magazine Governor Phil Scott is encouraging families and businesses to help show Vermont Lights the Way, an effort to literally brighten communities and neighborhoods around the […]
- Washington County Economic Report: As makers recover, all eyes on hospitalityby tim on November 26, 2020 at 8:12 pm
A view of downtown Barre. Courtesy photo. Tourism, retail, restaurants, skiing on edgeas winter approaches by Bruce Edwards, Vermont Business Magazine For Dan Groberg of Montpelier Alive, if there is one word that comes to mind that sums up this […]
- Capstone helps meet acute COVID need for foodby tim on November 26, 2020 at 8:08 pm
by Bruce Edwards, Vermont Business Magazine A sober indication of how the pandemic has affected residents of Washington County is the assistance rendered by Capstone Community Action. Capstone, one of five community action agencies in the state, […]
- CVMC happy to get back to the old normalby tim on November 26, 2020 at 8:03 pm
Related Company: Central Vermont Medical Centerby Bruce Edwards, Vermont Business Magazine Seven months after its initial response to COVID-19, Central Vermont Medical Center has made the necessary adjustments and daily life at the […]
- Bridging the gap through work to provide social servicesby tim on November 26, 2020 at 8:01 pm
by Bruce Edwards, Vermont Business Magazine Green Mountain United Way and a consortium of economic development officials, social service providers, educational institutions and private employers are on a mission to develop a stable workforce and in […]
- Vermont crosses 4,000 Covid case threshold; concerns over long-term care facilitiesby James Finn on November 27, 2020 at 7:50 pm
Vermont has logged 4,005 cases of Covid-19 to date, officials said Friday, a figure they called a sobering landmark. Over 44% of those cases were reported in November. Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermont crosses 4,000 Covid case threshold; […]
- Scott: Trump ‘bruised’ confidence in integrity of electionsby Mark Johnson on November 27, 2020 at 7:08 pm
The governor said he believed Joe Biden was the rightful winner and that the government needed to function smoothly to deal with the pandemic. Read the story on VTDigger here: Scott: Trump ‘bruised’ confidence in integrity of elections.
- Medical Reserve Corps volunteers offer support when Covid strikesby Emma Cotton on November 27, 2020 at 7:06 pm
In the spring, more volunteers than ever signed up for Vermont’s chapter of the national Medical Reserve Corps. Now, they’re being deployed to help communities prevent and recover from Covid-19. Read the story on VTDigger here: Medical […]
- Families grieve as Rutland Health & Rehab seeks to contain outbreakby Katie Jickling on November 27, 2020 at 6:51 pm
Five residents have died and 41 staff and residents have tested positive for Covid at Rutland Health & Rehab. It’s the second outbreak at a Genesis facility in Vermont. Read the story on VTDigger here: Families grieve as Rutland Health […]
- Burlington Dems to ‘play defense’ in 2021 races, only one council seat is contestedby Grace Elletson on November 27, 2020 at 6:08 pm
The Burlington Democrats currently have no candidates to take on Progressive council members, despite two seats up for reelection that are held by Progressives. Read the story on VTDigger here: Burlington Dems to ‘play defense’ in 2021 […]
- Vermont man sues Arizona Beverages, claiming rodent’s tail was in his canned iced teaby Alan J. Keays on November 27, 2020 at 5:45 pm
The lawsuit says Rudy Gallo became so sick he had to go to the hospital and still has nightmares and flashbacks about the incident. Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermont man sues Arizona Beverages, claiming rodent’s tail was in his canned […]
- After five years of delays, Vermont State Police deploy body-worn camerasby Katya Schwenk on November 27, 2020 at 4:57 pm
All Vermont state troopers will be wearing body cameras by early December. But policies for their use are still under discussion. Read the story on VTDigger here: After five years of delays, Vermont State Police deploy body-worn cameras.
- SCOV Law: A roundup of recent Supreme Court decisionsby VTD Editor on November 27, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Vermont's high court issued rulings on three cases in the last couple of weeks, including one involving which state has jurisdiction in a child custody dispute. Read the story on VTDigger here: SCOV Law: A roundup of recent Supreme Court decisions.
- YWP: ‘Survivor’by VTD Editor on November 27, 2020 at 4:01 pm
This week's Young Writers Project is 'Survivor' by Ava Blaisdell, 15, of Colchester. Read the story on VTDigger here: YWP: ‘Survivor’.
- Vermont Conversation: Ted Kennedy and the liberal momentby David Goodman on November 27, 2020 at 3:49 pm
Sen. Ted Kennedy rode his brothers' coattails into the Senate in 1962, but later became the leading voice of American liberalism, says author Neal Gabler. Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermont Conversation: Ted Kennedy and the liberal moment.
- “There’s so much tradition here” : Giving thanks for the Tunbridge Fairby Underground Workshop on November 26, 2020 at 1:01 pm
From the Underground Workshop, VTDigger's new platform for student journalism. Read the story on VTDigger here: “There’s so much tradition here” : Giving thanks for the Tunbridge Fair.
- Holding steady this Thanksgivingby Anne Galloway on November 26, 2020 at 12:26 pm
The Covid crisis is far from over, but we have avoided the worst of it so far. And we have each other to thank for that. Read the story on VTDigger here: Holding steady this Thanksgiving.
- Matt Krauss: Vermontsplaining ‘splainedby Commentary on November 26, 2020 at 12:05 am
Acting like human flypaper, they are on social media waiting and watching for ill-timed or careless comments to snare. Read the story on VTDigger here: Matt Krauss: Vermontsplaining ‘splained.
- Scheintaub, Hamilton, Pereira & Botin: To give and to receiveby Commentary on November 26, 2020 at 12:00 am
We all may live in different regions of the state, but the Vermont Everyone Eats program reminds us how large our community really is and how generous it is. Read the story on VTDigger here: Scheintaub, Hamilton, Pereira & Botin: To give and […]
- Biden signals that Sanders should stay in the Senateby Anne Galloway on November 25, 2020 at 11:57 pm
In an interview with NBC's Lester Holt, the president-elect says it would be a "really difficult decision" to take Bernie Sanders out of the Senate. Read the story on VTDigger here: Biden signals that Sanders should stay in the Senate.
- Amanda Witman: Local gifts should be on everyone’s listby Commentary on November 25, 2020 at 11:55 pm
To ensure that our beloved Vermont survives this economic crisis, we must keep our dollars local. Read the story on VTDigger here: Amanda Witman: Local gifts should be on everyone’s list.
- Should Vermonters throw turkey scraps in the backyard compost?by Emma Cotton on November 25, 2020 at 11:14 pm
The prevailing wisdom from expert composters: Don’t do it. Read the story on VTDigger here: Should Vermonters throw turkey scraps in the backyard compost?.
- ‘Ideologue’ vs. ‘bridge builder’: What kind of Progressives are Pine and Tracy?by Grace Elletson on November 25, 2020 at 10:41 pm
Progressive Councilors Brian Pine and Max Tracy got their footing in different eras of the party — how will their political identities affect the outcome of Burlington’s mayor’s race? Read the story on VTDigger here: […]
- As cases surge around Barre, locals and businesses weather the stormby Erin Petenko on November 25, 2020 at 10:29 pm
The community, which includes both Barre City and Barre Town, has had 226 cases, the majority in the last few weeks, closing schools and businesses and stressing social services. Read the story on VTDigger here: As cases surge around Barre, locals […]
- Vermont officials defend gathering ban after N.Y. Times story doubts databy Mike Dougherty on November 25, 2020 at 9:39 pm
The state is relying on a single statistic to support its latest restrictions, but experts say it’s an important one. Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermont officials defend gathering ban after N.Y. Times story doubts data.
- Few passengers at Burlington airport on what’s normally a bustling travel dayby Ellie French on November 25, 2020 at 9:37 pm
“Our numbers are down, but that’s OK. If they would have been at the 10,000 number, I would have been an absolute mess, knowing that many people were coming and going,” said airport director Gene Richards. Read the story on […]
- The art of resilience: A Thanksgiving storyby Kevin O'Connor on November 25, 2020 at 9:05 pm
A Brattleboro gallery’s second flood came on the year anniversary of its first — a seemingly last straw that instead has sparked a moment of gratitude and grace. Read the story on VTDigger here: The art of resilience: A Thanksgiving […]
- Lawmakers, administration plan to tackle perennial problem: affordable housingby Kit Norton on November 25, 2020 at 7:05 pm
Problems have only worsened during the Covid-19 pandemic, and lawmakers and the Scott administration are beginning to discuss new steps on affordable housing and homelessness. Read the story on VTDigger here: Lawmakers, administration plan to […]
- Vermont reports 81 new cases as state heads into Thanksgivingby Erin Petenko on November 25, 2020 at 6:27 pm
On a positive note, some recent data suggests Vermonters are following the guidance of state officials and avoiding multi-household dinners over the holiday. Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermont reports 81 new cases as state heads into […]
- Vermonters, in a time of Covid, prepare for a solitary Thanksgivingby Katie Jickling on November 25, 2020 at 5:31 pm
As 23-year-old Ariel Murphy put it, “It’s sad and it’ll be weird.” Read the story on VTDigger here: Vermonters, in a time of Covid, prepare for a solitary Thanksgiving.