Tag Archives: Phoenix Books

Phoenix Books starts summer reading program

RUTLAND — Kids entering 4th through 8th grade in the fall are invited to play “Bookstore Bingo” this summer. Read books to achieve “bingo” and win great prizes. Visit any Phoenix Books location to sign up and get a bingo card. Sign-up begins June 1, but…

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
February 8, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Rutland City

On the ballot

Rutland City voters will see an added pair of bonds on their March 1 ballot. The Aldermen had already approved a $2.5 million bond to replace White Pool and a $19 million budget. One of the added…

Column
January 12, 2016

Creating vacation memories

By Karen D. Lorentz

What makes for special vacation memories? There’s no one-size-fits all answer, but there are some fun things to do that might just tip the scales to remember the year when we didn’t have a ton of snow and we skied some…