Tag Archives: Donald Billings

Roots owner expands to Killington
December 26, 2018

Roots owner expands to Killington

By Katy Savage

Donald Billings doesn’t like to sit still.

After relocating his Rutland restaurant, Roots, to Washington Street and reopening Dec. 7 with double the seating, Billings, the owner and chef, opened a market and deli in Killington. Now he’s ready to open another…

Local News
April 11, 2018

Downtown Rutland welcomes six new businesses in six months

RUTLAND—Spring may be missing in action, but businesses continue to sprout in downtown Rutland at a healthy pace. For the sixth month in a row, downtown has seen a new business open its doors each month. They’re all different and each is working to meet…

Op - Ed
February 9, 2016

60 reasons I love Rutland

By Steve Costello

I’ve long believed that one of Rutland’s greatest problems is a tendency toward overly negative self criticism, so when I heard about McNeil and Reedy’s contest celebrating its 60th anniversary, I was thrilled. The contest is simple: List 60 things you love…

News Briefs
October 16, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

Dam removal urged

Claiming that most of the 200 dams in Vermont that do not appear to have a current use are thus “deadbeats,” the Nature Conservancy of Vermont plans to urge their removal after first developing a data-rich map ranking and prioritizing the dams…