Tag Archives: community

News Briefs
March 16, 2017

CSJ recognizes community leaders

RUTLAND—Sarah Fortier and Lawrence Jensen have been named the recipients of this year’s “Pour Le Merite” merit award at College of St. Joseph. They will be recognized for their outstanding care, support and leadership in the community at the annual Founders’ Day celebration, March 15….

News Briefs
January 4, 2017

Abuse prevention collaborative to hold community meeting

RUTLAND—A community collaborative has been recently formed to help strengthen and support substance abuse prevention initiatives in Rutland County. Regional Prevention Partnerships (RPP) of Rutland, in collaboration with the Vermont Department of Health (VDH) and other community partners, want to help shape what substance abuse…

Vermont birders encouraged to join Audubon Christmas bird count
News Briefs
December 14, 2016

Vermont birders encouraged to join Audubon Christmas bird count

This holiday season marks the 117th annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count, a favorite tradition among Vermont’s birding community.  Birders in Vermont are encouraged to participate in the count, which is happening in Vermont from Dec. 15 to Jan. 2. Even novice birdwatchers can participate because…

AUDI FIS Ski World Cup
October 12, 2016

Community supports World Cup

“It takes a village” to pull off an event of this caliber, organizers say By Karen D. Lorentz Editor’s Note: This is part five in a series on Killington hosting the Audi FIS World Cup Women’s Giant Slalom and Slalom races on Nov. 26-27, 2016….