Tag Archives: Manchester

Local News
March 14, 2018

35 Vermont towns pass climate resolutions

On Town Meeting Day, Vermont residents from 35 towns voted overwhelmingly in favor of resolutions seeking climate solutions. The exact wording of each resolution varied, but all the resolutions acknowledged the severity of climate change, urged the State of Vermont to meet its goals for…

Letter
September 21, 2016

The Minter record vs. the Scott record

Dear Editor, Sue Minter recently said that she will “support Vermont families and businesses” as governor. However, her record suggests otherwise. In 2009, Minter voted for the disastrous budget bill. In the middle of the Great Recession, the bill raised income taxes on Vermonters by…

Manchester Chamber of Commerce to Close
Local News
April 12, 2016

Manchester Chamber of Commerce to Close

Courtesy of Marji Graf, CEO of the Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce

Courtesy of Vtdigger.org

Editor’s note: This story by Andrew McKeever first appeared in The Manchester Journal.

MANCHESTER—Following a nearly month-long struggle to keep its doors open while it tried to…

Sports
March 23, 2016

Snowshoe for the Cure raises over $30,000

MANCHESTER—On a beautiful Sunday morning in late February, 272 women and men gathered at Stratton Mountain’s Sun Bowl, donned snowshoes, trekked two miles on an improvised course and neatly raised more than $30,000 for Susan G. Komen VT-NH. Seventy-five percent of those funds will…