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News Briefs
October 8, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

Infrastructure failure continues to perplex

Underground drinking water lines must be replaced this year, says Rutland City public works commissioner Jeff Wennberg. There are more than 100 miles of them, the oldest laid down before Abraham Lincoln was elected but still supplying…

News Briefs
October 1, 2015

Phoenix Books begins new chapter in Rutland

RUTLAND — Phoenix Books officially opened its doors Monday, Sept. 28, to a crowd of supporters and customers anxious to support the store, independent bookselling and the ongoing revitalization of downtown Rutland.

“It’s a spectacular addition to downtown and a symbol of the ongoing rebirth of…

Local News
September 25, 2015

New businesses open doors in September

By Polly Lynn

Business has been good this summer for many area businesses with increased activities at Killington Resort, (mostly) cooperative weather and a growing local and national economy; now more are looking to join their ranks. This month, the region has officially welcomed a…

News Briefs
May 7, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

The downtown parking deck struggles

RUTLAND—You wouldn’t think a simple concrete structure with a couple of elevators and a ramp connecting its tiers would be such a fiscal sinkhole. Long-term users can pay $55 per month (discounted for Rutland Area Chamber of Commerce…