Chittenden County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. New England in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... to state environmental, labor and other laws. One of the lead signers is Vermont Sen. Virginia Lyons, a Chittenden County Democrat who has led a legislative panel studying international trade. Other signers include eight other Vermont lawmakers, ...

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  2. Animals across the region looking to be adoptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... WOULD YOU BE INTERESTED IN SPENDING THIS GOOFBALL'S GOLDEN YEARS WITH HIM? CALL THE HUMANCE SOCIETY OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY AT 802-862-0135 THIS IS MIRANDA AND SHE LOVES MICE. SHE CAME IN TO UVHS AS A STRAY AND SINCE HAS TURNED INTO A PEOPLE LOVER. HER ...

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  3. Group prepares for natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    On Wednesday, representatives from different Chittenden County towns reviewed past hazards so they can update their all hazards mitigation plan. Over the next year they'll meet with town staff to assess what areas might be prone to natural disasters.

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  4. Planning commission prepares for natural hazardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission is updating their plan for natural disasters. When a bad storm happens towns will be prepared.

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  5. The battle over balancing Vermont's budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... when they don't present a balanced budget-- to be taking shots at the end," said Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden County. Ashe says deduction changes supported by his colleagues are targeted. He says the governor's concern for homeowners is ...

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  6. Vermont schools at the tipping pointRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | District Administration

    Tucked in the hills of the northwest edge of Chittenden County is a drama that's playing out all across the state. For two years, Westford has struggled to pass a budget for the school district, which serves nearly 300 students from prekindergarten through high school - a mid-size district, by Vermont standards.

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  7. Education news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Bennington Banner

    ... founder of Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform; attorney, mediator, and arbitrator Richard Cassidy; and Chittenden County State's Attorney Thomas J. Donovan. The Incarceration in America Initiative at Bennington College began in 2014 in response ...

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  8. Spa day to combat sexual violenceRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... and even psychic readings. HOPE Works is a nonprofit working with survivors of sexual violence in Chittenden County. The idea of the spa day is to focus on the healing aspect of the group's mission. "Individuals that have experienced sexual violence ...

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  9. Pet Connection: Bonded horses looking for a pastureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... E WILL REWARD YOU BY BECOMING AN ENERGETIC, LOVING BEST FRIEND. TO MEET HER, CONTACT THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY. FOR MORE ON THESE ANIMALS AND

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  10. Plea deal for former Milton football player in alleged hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The last of the five former Milton football players charged in a hazing case has reached a plea deal with prosecutors. Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan confirms a change of plea hearing is scheduled for next week in the case of Brandon Beliveau, 21. He's charged with attempted sexual assault for his alleged role in abusing high school football teammates with a broom handle.

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  11. North Country Books Reopens a New Store in WinooskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Seven Days

    Winooski may not be the retail mecca of Chittenden County, but local bibliophiles now have another good reason to shop the Onion City. North Country Books , a longtime purveyor of used and antiquarian books, has reopened a physical store for those who prefer to thumb through books before buying them.

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  12. Affordable Housing Grant Also Puts Vermonters to WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WVNY

    ... The average rent for a two bedroom apartment at Winchester Place is just over $1,000. Fair market rent in Chittenden County is just over $300 more. "Kids in their twenties, trying to find a place to rent, you understand how tight this rental market ...

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  13. Clock ticking on education finance reform billRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... gorgeous Monday afternoon, reviewing competing education reform plans. Committee Chair Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden County, says any reform plan that becomes law must set tax rates, and a path for transforming the school governance landscape, while ...

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  14. Thousands raised for homeless servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... try to do to end homelessness LAST FALL.. THERE WERE ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY TWO HOMELESS CHILDREN IN CHITTENDEN COUNTY ALONE. we work closely with schools and homeless liasons and the teachers because we really try to make sure these kids that they ...

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  15. Largest all women build for Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Fifty women helped Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity get closer to a milestone. The Vermont chapter is on track to build five houses in Chittenden County in 2015, which means they'll have built 70 homes since they were founded in 1984.

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  16. Traffic Alerts - Week of May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont Agency of Transportation and Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission's anticipated work for the weekend and the week beginning May 3. Motorists traveling from Washington County should expect construction on the northbound and southbound Interstate 89 bridges at Exit 10 in Waterbury to result in crossovers, lane and ramp closures, and speed restrictions. Work will resume through November.

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  17. Many pets in our region are looking for a permanent homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... LL, BUT THEY HAVE GOT BIG HEARTS. READY TO WELCOME THESE CUTIES INTO YOUR HOME? CALL THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY AT

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  18. Dangerous waste ending up in the wrong hands, placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... Environmental Depot in South Burlington is the only regularly open place for people who live and work in Chittenden County to drop off their hazardous waste. People who work at the depot say the best advice they can give is to try not using products ...

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  19. Use FPF to organize sport leaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Ghost of Midnight

    "I run a large soccer league in Chittenden County. I'm expanding my league and one of the best ways I've found to get the word out is by Front Porch Forum .

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  20. Statehouse Sit-down: Tax ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    This week we sit down with Senator Tim Ashe from Chittenden County to talk about tax proposals.

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