• New bubble chairlift open for season »

    The new Snowdon Six Express chairlift is open.

    Killington President and CEO Mike Solimano cut the ribbon and the new lifts started spinning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8.

    The new high-speed lift seats six people.  It’s manufactured by Leitner-Poma and…

  • Rutland Beer Works to open in Killington »

    By Katy Savage

    KILLINGTON—A new restaurant and tasting room is coming to town.

    Dale Patterson, the owner of Hop’n Moose and Rutland Beer Works, LLC, is opening a tasting room in the Mountain Green condominiums across from the Killington Grand Hotel this…

  • Friendly’s sells a month before closure »

    By Katy Savage

    RUTLAND TOWN—About a month before Friendly’s abruptly closed its doors in Rutland Dec. 2, the building and property was purchased by the Friendly’s parent corporation.

    According to Rutland Town records, the 1.27-acre property sold to SIC Property ,LLC in…

  • Killington chef steals the show, wins $20K on Food Network »

    Staff report

    Mason Zeglen had 30 minutes to purchase his ingredients and cook the meal.

    Zeglen, of Killington, competing on the Food Network Show, Guy’s Grocery Games,  ran through the grocery store, in competition with three other chefs.

    The…

  • Okemo to benefit from Vail’s $180 million investment »

    Staff report

    Vail Resorts plans to invest about $180 million in the next two years to improve the guest experience across its 18 resorts.

    Vail is making a two-year $35 million commitment to investments across its recent acquisitions, including Okemo Mountain Resort,…

Local News

New bubble chairlift open for season

New bubble chairlift open for season

11 December, 2018

The new Snowdon Six Express chairlift is open.

Killington President and CEO Mike Solimano cut the ribbon and the new lifts started spinning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8.

The new high-speed lift seats six people.  It’s manufactured by Leitner-Poma and...

Arts, Dining & Entertainment

98 Degrees to play Rutland, Monday

98 Degrees to play Rutland, Monday

11 December, 2018

By Alan Sculley

The band 98 Degrees will come to the Paramount Theatre on Monday, Dec. 17 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $65-$85 at paramountvt.org.

Nick Lachey has been television host, a reality television star, a dance contest competitor, an actor, a...

Sports

Green Mountain College named bicycle-friendly university

Green Mountain College named bicycle-friendly university

11 December, 2018

The League of American Bicyclists has recognized Green Mountain College as a 2018 Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) .

This award recognizes 45 colleges and universities for their outstanding support of bicycling to ensure healthy, accessible and eco-friendly transportation and recreation for...

State News

It’s your money

11 December, 2018

By Stephen Seitz

The tree. The gifts. The parties. The relatives. The travel. That begins to add up.

However, there may be money out there waiting for you. Most people are familiar with Vermont’s unclaimed property division, but now a...