Tag Archives: Rutland

News Briefs
March 22, 2017

Rutland County Humane society executive director to retire

It is with a heavy heart that the board of directors of the Rutland County Humane Society announces that their executive director, Gretchen Goodman, will be retiring at the end of 2017. Goodman has served in the position of director for 13 years. The agency…

Letter
March 22, 2017

ARC Rutland Area thanks Elks for Valentine’s Day dance

Dear editor,

ARC Rutland Area, an organization that works with citizens with developmental disabilities and their families, wants to thank the Rutland Lodge of Elks #345 for sponsoring a Valentine barbecue and dance for approximately 95 members, family and friends of ARC Rutland Area on…

State News
March 22, 2017

Rutland area gymnasts win nine individual golds

RUTLAND—Over the weekend of March 18-19, the Cobra Gymnastics Team participated in the superhero-themed Vermont State Gymnastics Championships at Bellows Falls High School. A cosmic team banner depicted the gymnasts as their own kind of superheros. Their motto of the day was a quote from…

New Mayor Allaire takes reins in Rutland
Local News
March 22, 2017

New Mayor Allaire takes reins in Rutland

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

RUTLAND — Moments after his swearing-in as mayor, a steady stream of well-wishers walked past David Allaire’s new City Hall office on their way to a refreshment table. Allaire, 61, a 19-year member of the Board of Aldermen, said Wednesday…

Local News
March 22, 2017

Coppinger to leave downtown Rutland post

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

RUTLAND — Michael Coppinger is stepping down next month from his post as chief marketer for the city. Coppinger, the executive director of the Downtown Rutland Partnership for the past 10 years, said he formally submitted his resignation Tuesday, March…

Paramount Theatre welcomes the Steep Canyon Rangers

Paramount Theatre welcomes the Steep Canyon Rangers

Saturday, March 25, 8 p.m.—RUTLAND—Grammy-winning bluegrass pickers Steep Canyon Rangers are set to make an appearance 8 p.m. Saturday, March 25 at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland. The Steep Canyon Rangers are comprised of Woody Platt (guitar), Graham Sharp (banjo), Charles R. Humphrey III (bass),…

Taste of Rutland dishes over 60 local favorites

Thursday, March 23, 6 p.m.—RUTLAND—Mount Saint Joseph Academy’s famed Taste of Rutland dinner will take place on Thursday, March 23. Numerous area restaurants will again contribute their signature dishes to make this annual get-together a delicious success. This event annually draws over 350 attendees. It…