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Teen rolls truck, escapes injury
Local News
January 28, 2015

Teen rolls truck, escapes injury

BETHEL — On Jan. 23 at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Vermont State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle rollover crash on North Road in Bethel near Cleveland Brook Road. When troopers arrived they found the operator had been transported from the scene by a…

Local News
January 28, 2015

Haff, Bianchi face off for selectman

By Stephen Seitz

KILLINGTON – Killington voters will be choosing between two familiar faces when the pick a selectman in March.

Both incumbent Selectman Chris Bianchi and former Selectman Jim Haff turned petitions in for the position, according to Town Clerk Lucrecia…

Q&A with Mike Solimano
Local News
January 28, 2015

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 will pose them directly to Mike Solimano, president and general manager for Killington…

Killington Aquatic Club celebrates swimmers’ success
Local News
January 28, 2015

Killington Aquatic Club celebrates swimmers’ success

KILLINGTON—Killington Aquatic Club’s competition swim team competed on Jan. 18 at Norwich University. Swimmers Bailey Peters, Justine Peters, Heidi Alf, and Logan Sudol competed in five individual swimming events. Bailey Peters, a national-level swimmer, received first place overall among the 15-to-18-year-old boys, where he…

Cavendish celebrates new town solar array
Local News
January 21, 2015

Cavendish celebrates new town solar array

CAVENDISH—The Town of Cavendish has discussed “going solar” for several years and has finally reached the turning point. After much planning and discussion, and after much very hard work, the town-owned solar array has gone on-line and is now feeding electric power into the…

RAVNAH hires development director
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January 21, 2015

RAVNAH hires development director

RUTLAND—On Jan. 13, Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice (RAVNAH) announced the appointment of Christine Hoard as development director for the newly formed VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region (VNAHSWR).

Hoard received a Bachelor of Science from Castleton State College. She…

CSJ scholars celebrate work at women’s shelter apartment
Local News
January 21, 2015

CSJ scholars celebrate work at women’s shelter apartment

RUTLAND—College of St. Joseph, in partnership with the Rutland County Women’s Network and Shelter (RCWNS), is celebrating the completion of a major community service project that renovated an apartment at the shelter.

Throughout the fall semester, 35 scholars in the Provider Program completed…