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  • Bailey Motors helps raise money for westside World War II memorial
  • Bailey Motors helps raise money for westside World War II memorial

Bailey Motors helps raise money for westside World War II memorial

20 August, 2014

By Robin Alberti

WEST RUTLAND — On Saturday, Aug. 16, the parking lot of Bailey Motors in West Rutland was transformed to host a down-home chicken barbecue fundraiser.

A committee of residents, veterans and decedents of those who served in WWII, formed almost a year...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival continues in its second week at Chandler Music Hall

Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival continues in its second week at Chandler Music Hall

20 August, 2014

Aug. 21-24  — RANDOLPH — “It’s all about community,” smiles Peter Sanders, cellist and founder of the Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival. He has brought his music and his professional New York friends and colleagues back once again to the Central Vermont and Upper Valley communities for...

Sports

Appalachian Trail needs science-based design

Appalachian Trail needs science-based design

20 August, 2014

More than 2 million visitors a year hike on the Appalachian Trail, from short hikes on day visits to months-long escapes as they traverse the sometimes rugged expanse from Georgia to Maine. The impact of their recreational experiences on the natural resources along the way...

State News

Court ruling forces Vermont to share cost of adding regional transmission

20 August, 2014

By John Herrick, VTDigger.org

Vermont electric customers could be on the hook for the cost of out-of-state transmission projects as the result of a federal court decision Friday.

The U.S. Court of Appeals – D.C. Circuit upheld an order by federal energy regulators requiring regional...