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News Briefs
July 10, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Digital maker’s space to open

Watch for the opening of a digital maker’s space on the second floor of the Chaffee Art Center. Soon it will be open to the community, with computers and peripheral devices for creating digital designs and small…

News Briefs
April 1, 2015

Coming events to promote Rutland rail revival

By Lani Duke

In the 1880s, trains played a critical role in the development of local industry as well as tourism. Central Vermont’s economic prosperity relied on trains, which carried the state’s maple products, apples, other goods, marble and slate to New York…