Tag Archives: Brian Kilcullen

News Briefs
May 27, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region May 26

Neighbors helping neighbors

RUTLAND CITY—Major thank yous are due to Alderman Dave Allaire and his wife Audrey for stepping up to aid Bardwell House residents evacuated as a result of the May 7 fire. The couple spent the day keeping company with Bardwell residents, helping…

News Briefs
May 6, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke


Refugees to arrive this year

Rutland will begin receiving as many as 100 refugees from Syria and Iraq starting in October and throughout the ensuing year. Mayor Christopher Louras announced that the city is working with the Vermont…

News Briefs
February 2, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Rutland City

Combination Pond makes the ballot

City voters will consider a non-binding ballot item on the future of Combination Pond and associated waterways. Alderman Gary Donahue cast the only vote against putting the pond on the March ballot during the Board…

News Briefs
November 20, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Mental health services update

RUTLAND-—After several months of uncertainty, in June Rutland Mental Health Services (RHMS) named Dick Courcelle its interim director. The private, nonprofit mental health organization subsequently named Courcelle CEO at its Nov. 5 annual meeting.

RMHS employs some 400…

Op - Ed
October 23, 2015

Rutland’s oxen are conquering its lions

By Steve Costello

As many of your readers may recall, I enjoy perusing “Aesop’s Fables” from time to time, and look for lessons that apply to life, work and community.

Three recent events, a speech by incoming Rutland Police Chief Brian Kilcullen, a conversation with…