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Burlington church renting guest rooms at cheaper-than-hotel prices for eclipse
Burlington, VT– Are you still looking for a place to stay during April’s total eclipse? A Burlington church group created a network of open rooms available for rent, and all proceeds go to a good cause. The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Burlington started a ‘Homestay Rental Program.’...
Savor the Flavors: Top 4 Italian Restaurants in Burlington You Must Visit
In this article, we're exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Burlington. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Part of Roosevelt Highway in Colchester reopens following two-car crash, police say
COLCHESTER, Vt. — Part of Roosevelt Highway has reopened after two vehicles crashed into each other on Wednesday. The Colchester Police Department says the crash happened around 4:30 p.m. After the two vehicles crashed head-on into each other, police say one of them rolled onto its roof. In the...
2 Vermont cops lose certifications over misconduct
PITTSFORD, Vt. (WCAX) - Two local law enforcement officers have lost their certifications. Former Caledonia County Sheriff’s Deputy Stephen Bunnell was accused of soliciting sex and nude photos from women in exchange for money that prosecutors say was used to purchase drugs. Bunnell pleaded guilty to one count of...
New Data Suggests This New England City is the Laziest in the US
We are all hard-working people that get up in the morning, go to work, rinse and repeat. Well, most of us are, as America continues to rank high among the hardest-working countries in the world. So what exactly was the formula used here to decide who are the hardest workers...
Burlington man arrested following mental health crisis
Burlington, VT- A Burlington man was taken into custody following a mental health crisis in which he was walking around downtown with a knife and no pants on in dangerously cold temperatures. Burlington Police Department responded to Church St around 2:30 p.m. Monday to help Howard Center’s Street Outreach team...
Burlington Police arrest suspected chronic car thieves at Decker Towers
BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say they have arrested two suspected car thieves with long rap sheets at a Burlington public housing project. The Burlington Police say officers arrested Katelynn Charbonneau, 28, on Tuesday morning after they found her sleeping in a laundry room at Decker Towers, a federally subsidized housing project that has had its share of problems with the homeless and drug use.
Vermont is Crawling With Bed Bugs, 3 Cities Among Most Infested
Vermont is grappling with a significant bed bug issue, with three of its cities ranking among the most infested in the country, as per a recent report by Orkin, a pest control company. The Report. Orkin recently published its annual list of the top 50 bed bug cities in the...
Milton man sentenced for crash that killed daughters
A Milton man has been sentenced to at least three years in prison in connection to the car crash that killed his two daughters in 2021.
Essex Junction City Council discusses FY25 preliminary enterprise budget and EJRP budget
ESSEX JUNCTION — The Essex Junction City Council met Feb. 14 to discuss, among other topics, the City’s preliminary fiscal year 2025 enterprise and recreation and parks budgets. The water, wastewater and sanitation utility rates combined are proposed as of the meeting to have a 6.5% increase from...
Art is at the heart of the community in Burlington, Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. — Phoenix Art Gallery & Music Hall is a community-gathering spot and a unique blend of art gallery, live music venue, candy counter, and soda fountain. The soda fountain is one of the few places in Vermont where one can drink Rookie’s Root Beer, a state phenomenon brewed only in small batches by a Burlington couple.
Wildlife Watch: Vt. Fish and Wildlife intern gathers game camera video
BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - A partnership between Vermont Fish & Wildlife and the University of Vermont provides students with valuable skills in wildlife management in the field and behind the desk. As Ike Bendavid reports, one recent intern studying wildlife biology brought back some eye-popping video gathered from trail cameras...
4 people, including a 3-year-old, fall through the ice on Lake Memphremagog
Four people, including a 3-year-old child, fell through the ice on Lake Memphremagog Saturday evening. Police say the child required CPR and medical attention after being pulled out of the water.
A look at the Vermont National Guard Library and Museum in Colchester
COLCHESTER — Through the Camp Johnson outer gate and directly to the right is what appears to be a life-sized diorama of military equipment and vehicles, sprawling out on a lawn before a modest blue building home to a plethora of knowledge and collections. Once inside, visitors will find...
Cambrian Rise development likely to grow to 1,050 housing units before it's done in 2029
Vermont's largest housing development secured an updated development agreement with the city that lifted a 950-unit housing cap in 14 buildings, and now it looks like there will be another 100 units built for a total of 1,050 when the project is completed in 2029. Mayor Miro Weinberger and developer...
Vermont dairy farmers recognized for high quality milk
2023 Vermont Dairy Industry Association Awardees Receive Financial Boost from A. Pizzagalli Family Farm Fund. Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Dairy Industry Association (VDIA), in partnership with the A. Pizzagalli Family Farm Fund, is pleased to announce the 2023 Vermont Milk Quality Awards. The awards recognize the dairy farmers who produced Vermont's best quality milk in 2023. These farmers were recognized yesterday at the annual Vermont Dairy Producers Conference in Burlington. The conference, presented by the Vermont Dairy Producers Association, offers programming and activities for producers and dairy industry professionals across the Northeast. Informative presentations on a variety of topics were offered including animal care, technology and data, sustainability, human resources, and more.
GlobalFoundries Essex Jct. plant to receive $125M out of federal grant
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. (WCAX) - While Essex Junction’s GlobalFoundries plant is only slated to get a small piece of the $1.5 billion in federal funding announced for the company this week, Vermont officials say it’s a commitment to retaining the state largest private sector employer. “This really ensures...
Colin Larsen: Proposed Burlington zoning changes are a good start to smart growth
Paul Bierman’s prediction that this zoning change will "reverse years of work" is misleading, and denying suburban infill would be gravely inequitable. Read the story on VTDigger here: Colin Larsen: Proposed Burlington zoning changes are a good start to smart growth.
One of the Country’s Oldest Log Cabins is Found in the Upstate ADKS
Much of New York State is steeped in rich history. Take a drive just about anywhere throughout this great state, and you'll see markers that signify where something has been nationally registered and deemed historic. The Adsit Cabin was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992. Photo:...
Sloppy end to the week after a bright, breezy Wednesday
Sloppy end to the week after a bright, breezy Wednesday.