Tag Archives: Rutland

November 21, 2018

The good part of Thanksgiving

Dear Editor,

While President Trump is pardoning two turkeys for Thanksgiving, everyone of us can exercise that same presidential power by choosing a non-violent Thanksgiving observance.

Here are some good reasons:

You can brag about pardoning a turkey – like Trump (or not).

You will…

Runamok Maple receives  food choice award
Local News
November 14, 2018

Runamok Maple receives food choice award

Created out of a desire to highlight locally made food products and their makers, the Yankee Editors’ Choice Food Awards celebrate both the quality and variety of offerings of today’s New England food scene. Structured as awards of excellence rather than an either/or competition,…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
November 8, 2018

Help Stuff-A-Bus feed local families

Nov. 8-10—RUTLAND— The annual Stuff-A-Bus food drive is Nov. 8, 9 and 10. Bring items to the buses parked at Price Chopper and Hannaford in Rutland and help stuff the buses. The bus at Price Chopper will be there for donation collection Thursday and Friday between…

City’s third sculpture honors woman Revolutionary hero
October 24, 2018

City’s third sculpture honors woman Revolutionary hero

RUTLAND—The city enhanced its downtown sculpture trail Oct. 19 with the unveiling of a seven-foot-tall marble sculpture of Revolutionary War hero Ann Story. The work of art stands near the intersection of West Street and Cottage Street.

Ann Story, with help from her…

Local News
July 4, 2018

Lyft comes to Rutland

By Katy Savage

After navigating roadblocks preventing Lyft’s expansion in Vermont, a bill signed by the governor June 19 has made it possible for the ride hailing company to expand statewide.

The popular transportation service available through an app went live in Rutland and Barre…