Tag Archives: Poultney

Man allegedly kept body of woman in shed
News Briefs
March 22, 2017

Man allegedly kept body of woman in shed

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

POULTNEY — Police say as they searched for several days for a missing Fair Haven woman, Wayne Oddo knew where she was and never said a word. Oddo, 53, has not been charged in the death of Alexandra Rooker, 26,…

Poultney Area St. David’s Society hosts dinner
News Briefs
March 1, 2017

Poultney Area St. David’s Society hosts dinner

Poultney Area St. David’s Society held its 29th annual St. David’s Day dinner Feb. 26 in the Slate Valley in Granville, N.Y. It was an enjoyable, waited dinner and fellowship gathering which was followed by the society’s program, “Bring Something Welsh” show and tell. The show…

Local colleges host spring job fairs

Annual events showcase employment and education opportunities

CASTLETON, POULTNEY—The Castleton University career services office will host the annual Spring Career and Graduate School Fair Monday, March 20, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Spartan Athletic Complex.

A variety of companies and graduate school representatives will be…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
February 22, 2017

Poultney chamber holds spaghetti dinner

Friday, Feb. 24, 5:30 p.m.—POULTNEY—Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a spaghetti dinner Friday, Feb. 24, 5:30-7 p.m. at the St. Raphael Church parish hall, which is located on East Main Street in Poultney village. Cost of dinner tickets are $8 for adults, $5…

News Briefs
January 25, 2017

GMC launches all-expenses-paid degree award

POULTNEY—Green Mountain College, the nation’s top-ranked college for sustainability-based education, wants to empower high school seniors to make a better world. The college is announcing a new First in Sustainability Scholarship for one student who is passionate about ensuring social, economic and/or environmental sustainability. The…

Local News
January 25, 2017

Vendors invited to sign up for Poultney maplefest

It won’t be long and producers of Vermont’s delicious maple syrup products will be at work once again tapping their maple trees to collect sap. Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce looks forward to celebrating the season with activities held during its Maplefest 2017. This year’s celebration…