Tag Archives: new businesses

Local News
February 13, 2019

Woodstock offers free rent to new businesses

By Katy Savage

WOODSTOCK—Woodstock has a plan to combat empty storefronts: free rent.

The Economic Development Commission launched a start-up grant initiative to fund two months of free rent to any business that moves to the village.

“What we hope to have is a thriving…

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…