Tag Archives: Bill Ackerman

Local News
March 30, 2016

The Rutland Chamber board chooses interim executive director

RUTLAND–Mary Cohen, a longtime NeighborWorks and community leader, was appointed Wednesday, March 23, to be interim executive director of the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, effective April 1. She fills the position left vacant by the resignation of Tom Donahue.

“Mary will provide…

Letter
January 12, 2016

New progress report addresses residents’ goals outlined in 2008

Dear Editor,

In 2007, the Killington Growth Initiative (KGI), a community group composed of business leaders, local government and residents, identified key challenges before the town, including a depressed economy, decline in cultural activities, lack of sustainable year-round economy, poor communication, and a strained relationship…

Town commission issues progress report on economic development
Local News
December 29, 2015

Town commission issues progress report on economic development

Report tracks progress of implementing resident’s goals from 2008, follow up town-wide meeting set for Jan. 26

KILLINGTON – In 2008, 250 Killington residents came together to prioritize goals for community and economic development. The meeting was designed to address the major issues facing the…

Town Fair Tire opens first Vermont location in Rutland
News Briefs
December 4, 2015

Town Fair Tire opens first Vermont location in Rutland

Courtesy Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce

Front (L-R): Tom Donahue, Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce; Rep. Dave Potter; Rep. Butch Shaw; Nicole Kesselring, Enman Engineering; Jim Fuller, Regional Manager; Dave Correll; Terry Morton; Marleen Cenate; Glen Novack.

Back (L-R):…

News Briefs
November 23, 2015

LaFlamme’s Furniture officially opens in the mall

Courtesy of RRCC

Pictured at the ribbon cutting along with owners Christopher and Angela LaFlamme are Rep. Larry Cupoli, Vermont House of Representatives; Rep. Tom Terenzini, Vermont House of Representatives; Senator Brian Collamore, Vermont Senate; Senator Kevin Mullin, Vermont Senate; Don…

Reliable Hands Massage opens in Mendon
News Briefs
November 23, 2015

Reliable Hands Massage opens in Mendon

MENDON – The ribbon is cut at the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Reliable Hands Massage which opened recently at 1360 Route 4 in Mendon.

Owner Maria Lorentzon is a professional massage therapist and member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  Reliable…

Stonehedge Indoor golf officially opens
News Briefs
November 23, 2015

Stonehedge Indoor golf officially opens

RUTLAND – The ribbon was officially cut earlier this week at the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Stonehedge Indoor Golf which opened recently at 172 South Main St. in Rutland.

Stonehedge Indoor Golf offers six, widescreen golf simulators which includes a…