Tag Archives: Rutland Vermont

Local News
February 21, 2018

Rutland to debut school-to-job pilot program

RUTLAND—The Rutland Region Workforce Investment Board (RRWIB) in collaboration with the Rutland Economic Development Corporation (REDC) recently announced Real Careers @ Rutland County, a pilot program funded through the Vermont Department of Labor.

The program will engage high school seniors and recent graduates in training…

Local News
January 24, 2018

MSJ reinstates varsity football, taps Peterson as head coach

RUTLAND—Based on an increase in numbers, Mount Saint Joseph Academy has decided to reinstate varsity football, as the two-year cooperative agreement with Poultney has now expired. The Vermont Principals’ Association has officially granted MSJ release from the cooperative. MSJ now awaits a Division III football…

Local News
January 17, 2018

Volunteers assist offenders reentering communities

By Evan Johnson

RUTLAND—After serving a lengthy jail sentence, reentering a community and adjusting to an unstructured life can be a daunting task. Thanks to a group of volunteers in Rutland, that obstacle becomes easier for offenders to overcome.

Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA),…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
January 11, 2018

Local TV to host producers’ group

RUTLAND—PEGTV is inviting the community to join its new monthly group called The Producers’ Group. The goal of the group is to inspire, train, and connect longtime and aspiring producers alike in a fun, encouraging atmosphere. It’s an opportunity for locals to share their work,…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
January 11, 2018

Learn to make granola with “Everyday Chef”

Saturday, Jan. 13, 11:30 a.m.—RUTLAND—Grace Davy of “Everyday Chef,” a food and cooking education program from Rutland Farm and Food Link that airs on PEG TV, will be hosting a workshop on Saturday, Jan. 13. The workshop, “Breakfast: Fast and Delicious,” will run from 11:30…

Pianist Michael Arnowitt to discuss and perform Aaron Copland

Wednesday, Jan. 10, 7 p.m.—RUTLAND—Pianist Michael Arnowitt will present the music of Aaron Copland in a lecture performance at Trinity Church of Rutland, 85 West St., on Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. The event, “Aaron Copland’s America,” is part of the Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays lecture series and is free and…

Rutland Rocks curling club holds open house

Sunday, Jan. 7, 6 p.m.—RUTLAND—Looking for a way to warm up? Come play on the ice!

Rutland Rocks Curling Club will be hosting an open house at Giorgetti Arena from 6-7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7. Talk with club members about strategy, safety, and the history of curling before…