I <3 trails: Spring cleaning June 7

I <3 trails: Spring cleaning June 7

By Lenore Budd, vice chair of Hinesburg Trails Committee Do you enjoy exploring the many trails of the Hinesburg Area Recreation Trail (HART) network? If so, the Hinesburg Trails Committee could use your help in sprucing up the trails after a long winter and muddy spring. On National Trails Day – Saturday, June 7 –… Read More »

New intercity bus services start in June

New intercity bus services start in June

Vermonters and visitors will have more affordable travel choices to get around New England and beyond beginning June 9, thanks to the launch of new intercity bus routes operated by Vermont Translines. The new routes, funded by the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) and the Federal Transit Administration, include service from Burlington to Albany, N.Y.… Read More »

Students lead the trek to healthy food

Students lead the trek to healthy food

Students from 15 schools in Vermont and New Hampshire will serve up samples of healthy local food at the June 7 Trek to Taste festival at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Park, in Woodstock. Students have been studying local food and farms throughout the year, and have been challenged to produce displays about their Farm to School experiences.… Read More »

VNA appoints Charlotter as V.P. of clinical services

VNA appoints Charlotter as V.P. of clinical services

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties is excited to announce the appointment of James Budis, RN, MSN, MPH as vice president of clinical services of Vermont’s oldest and largest home health and hospice agency. Budis will succeed Patricia Donehower, MSN, RN, who steps down at the end of June. Budis… Read More »

Vermont Veterans Fund requests proposals

The Vermont Office of Veterans Affairs and the Vermont Veterans Fund Committee are accepting grant proposals from this year’s fund. The Veteran’s Fund was established in 2010 and provides financial assistance to organizations supporting veterans. Over the last two years, fund grants have supported homeless veteran transition programs, peer counseling, and emergency assistance with rent… Read More »

Democratic committees co-sponsor screening of “Inequality For All”

Democratic committees co-sponsor screening of “Inequality For All”

The Shelburne, Charlotte, and South Burlington Democratic Committees will co-sponsor a screening of the documentary “Inequality for All” on Sunday, May 18 at 7pm at the Shelburne Town Offices, second floor. The film, released in 2013 and featuring renowned economist Robert Reich, examines the ever-widening income inequality in the United States and the effects this… Read More »

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