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  1. Comcast Volunteers "Make Change Happen," Beautifying Four Sites...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Freshnews

    ... will roll their sleeves up at sites in Brandon, Bennington, Burlington and Montpelier. For example, at the Rutland County Parent Child-Center in Brandon, over 150 volunteers including participants from the Center, Comcast employees and their family ...

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  2. Comcast Volunteers "Make Change Happen," Beautifying Four Sites...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Digital Post Production

    ... mission of serving the community throughout the year.To date, the Comcast Foundation has awarded more than Rutland County Parent-Child Center Volunteers will paint fences, power wash and stain wooden play sets, refurbish the "Tree House" and sand ...

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | KXVO

    ... mission of serving the community throughout the year. To date, the Comcast Foundation has awarded more than - Rutland County Parent-Child Center - Volunteers will paint fences, power wash and stain wooden play sets, refurbish the "Tree House" and ...

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  4. MoreRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... both in annual upkeep, in purchasing the products, in licensing and renewal fees," said Sen. Peg Flory, R-Rutland County. "And given what has been happening over the past few years with some of the IT problems, I think it has made us realize that we ...

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  5. Racing Fan Fest returns to RutlandRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The Eagle

    ... from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturday, May 9, and is just part of the unofficial beginning of summer in Rutland County, as the event coincides with the opening of the Vermont Farmers Market. The Fan Festival will be held on Center Street, ...

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  6. Successful first year for High Sheriff fundRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... with their winter fuel payments, which was distributed to those in need via Age UK, Charity Link and the Rutland County Council Change Agents. A number of grants were also awarded to charities that help to support young people, beneficiaries ...

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  7. Hear from your prospective MPs before electionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... audience was made up of pupils studying politics and those with an interest in politics from Oakham School, Rutland County College and Uppingham School. Also in the audience were candidates for Oakham School's mock election, which is currently ...

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  8. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Willow is a curious, young house cat looking for a home. Willow, along with beagle buddies Charger and Zeus, are just a few animals up for adoption at the Rutland County Humane Society.

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  9. Rutland and Bennington County human resources groups mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Bennington Banner

    RUTLAND >> Two groups affiliated with the Society for Human Resources Management recently received approval from the State of Vermont and the Society of Human Resources Management to form a new chapter called the Green Mountain Human Resources Association Inc. The mission of this group is to promote professional human resource development and leadership for our members and the companies they represent. GMHRA is a result of a merger between two well-established Vermont chapters; the Rutland County Group, Greater Rutland Area Personnel Executives and the Bennington County Group, Professional Human Resources Management Association in Southern Vermont .

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  10. Majority of children get first choice primary school places in RutlandRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... following the County's latest round of primary admissions. Ahead of today's offer (Thursday, April 16), Rutland County Council received and processed 368 applications from residents for September 2015 primary school admissions. Of the residents who ...

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  11. Elections 2015: Parish council seats go uncontested in RutlandRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... the Green Party and an independent candidate to keep hold of his Melton and Rutland seat. Twelve of the 16 Rutland County Council seats will also be fiercely contested, although Conservative leader Roger Begy has been re-elected after no-one ...

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  12. Former homeless coalition director now with Rutland anti-domestic violence groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Bennington Banner

    Avaloy Lanning, former executive director for Bennington County Coalition for the Homeless has a new job as executive director of the Rutland County Women's Network and Shelter. BENNINGTON >> The former director of the local homeless shelter has taken a new job in Rutland County working with an anti-domestic violence group.

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  13. Vermont Senate passes climate change resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... has found that humans cause an estimated 77 percent of the climate change problem. Sen. Margaret Flory, a Rutland County Republican, one of the no votes on the measure, challenged Bray's figure, saying she had seen research putting the figure at 38 ...

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  14. The 2015 fishing season is underwayRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... to fish. So not necessarily fishing today," said Metivier In another part of the state, Lake St. Catherine in Rutland County is pretty quiet as well. There is still some ice on the water. "Some live for the first day of trout season. We expect it to ...

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  15. Vt. Senate gives final approval to economic development billRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an economic development bill and I would urge the body to approve the amendment, thank you," said Mullin, R-Rutland County. Senators ultimately signed off on that change that would make it easier for companies in high unemployment and low cost of ...

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  16. Vt. Senate delays debate on economic developmentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... of Vermonters, and they get here and they get distracted by every other issue but that," said Mullin, R-Rutland County. Mullin says key provisions are not expected to be reinserted in final floor debate. That is currently scheduled for Friday, but ...

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  17. VSP: Woman Fraudently Obtains Prescriptions For NarcoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WVNY

    Vermont State Police arrested a woman they say was receiving fraudulent prescriptions. Jami Baker, 49, of Rutland City, Vt., is accused of receiving a regular prescription for narcotics from a physician in Whitehall, N.Y., while receiving additional prescriptions of narcotics from a Rutland County clinic.

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  18. Fears over decision to cut size of Leicestershire fire crews from five to fourRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Melton Times

    ... Oakham engine will have a crew of five. The authority is exploring the possibility of using A 150,000 from Rutland County Council to introduce a rapid response vehicle which may be based in the Rutland area. But Leicestershire FBU spokesman Graham ...

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  19. Decision made to remove second Oakham fire engineRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... authority deferred a decision on the future of Oakham's fire engines at a meeting on February 11 to allow Rutland County Council a chance to discuss funding opportunities. The council had agreed to offer A 75,000 for the next two years to preserve ...

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  20. Final decision made to remove second fire engine at Oakham stationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... deferred making a decision on the future of Oakham station at the last meeting held on February 11, to allow Rutland County Council a chance to discuss funding opportunities. Rutland County Council had agreed to offer A 75,000 to Leicestershire Fire ...

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