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Shumlin campaign hits high gear
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October 30, 2014

Shumlin campaign hits high gear

By John Flowers Gov. Peter Shumlin cited adding more jobs, property tax reform and affordable health care as his top priorities for the next biennium should he be elected to a third consecutive two-year term on Nov. 4. Shumlin, a Putney Democrat, faces opposition from…

Milne appeals to voters for changes
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October 30, 2014

Milne appeals to voters for changes

By John Flowers As the CEO of Milne Travel, Republican Scott Milne has sent many people to exotic locations throughout the world. The North Pomfret resident is now hoping to book a destination of his own: Montpelier, where he hopes to serve as Vermont’s governor….

Pre-K education advances in Killington
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October 30, 2014

Pre-K education advances in Killington

By Polly Lynn By 2015 every school district in Vermont will be required to provide 10 hours of high quality, free pre-Kindergarten each week to all 3-, 4- and 5-year-olds who have missed the cutoff for Kindergarten because of their birthdays, and whose families choose to…

Preston Leete Smith to be honored
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October 30, 2014

Preston Leete Smith to be honored

KILLINGTON—On Saturday, Nov. 1, Killington founder Preston Leete Smith will be recognized for his ground-breaking contributions to the development of alpine skiing in New England and nationally at the resort he created from a trackless mountain. As the guest of honor at the New England…

At a glance: Halloween events are plentiful in the region
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October 22, 2014

At a glance: Halloween events are plentiful in the region

Oct. 23-27: Corn maze, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Hathaway Farm, Rutland.

Oct. 24: Halloween Wildlife Festival, 5 p.m. at Edward F. Kehoe Conservation Camp, Castleton.

Oct. 24-25: Pittsford Haunted House, 6:30-9 p.m. on Plains Road, Pittsford. Huge and scary !

  • Four years of Dancing with the Rutland Stars raises $100,000 for Kids on the Move
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October 15, 2014

Four years of Dancing with the Rutland Stars raises $100,000 for Kids on the Move

Eric Marsh and Tracy Tedesco win Fan Favorite; Brent Godnick and Sam Ho win Judges’ Choice

To watch the 2014 Dancing with the Rutland Stars Click Here

RUTLAND — Every seat at the Paramount Theatre was taken Saturday night, Oct. 11, as seven couples performed entertaining dance routines…

  • Community Q&A with Mike Solimano
  • Community Q&A with Mike Solimano
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October 15, 2014

Community Q&A with Mike Solimano

Editor’s note: The Mountain Times receives many questions from readers every week about Killington Resort and Pico Mountain operations. In order to best answer some of the most common questions we have posed them directly to Mike Solimano, president and general manager for Killington Resort…

  • Dancing with the Rutland Stars is sold out!
  • Dancing with the Rutland Stars is sold out!
  • Dancing with the Rutland Stars is sold out!
  • Dancing with the Rutland Stars is sold out!
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October 8, 2014

Dancing with the Rutland Stars is sold out!

The news came Saturday, Sept. 27— almost exactly one month after tickets first went on sale and over two weeks before the show — that Dancing with the Rutland Stars was officially sold out. It is the fastest tickets have sold out since the benefit…