IBM File‘Changes in the wind’ at IBM

Incentives that Gov. Peter Shumlin proposed Monday to attract and retain technology companies do not mention IBM by name, but they present an accurate description of the situation the company’s Essex Junction facility is rumored to be in.

The governor joined legislative leaders in proposing a $4.5 million flexible incentiveconsidering moving out of Vermont as well as those considering moving in. Use of …READ MORE 

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Five Corners WEB

Last call for comments

The redevelopment at Five Corners of the former People’s Bank branch into a four…READ MORE 

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Vermont

Vermont-made products gather at Expo

Perhaps never before had there been such a varied collection of Vermont-made…READ MORE

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FMS Principal_ Wendy Cobb

Founders Memorial School welcomes Cobb as principal

The Essex Town School Board announces that Wendy Cobb from Warren, Vt., has…READ MORE

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Summit Street announces new principal

The Prudential Committee announced Suzanne Gruendling as the next Principal of …READ MORE

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OPINION

Of ghost dances and school consolidation

In 1890, the Sioux were overrun by white men invading their territory, bringing their deadly diseases. Indeed, their very existence was in the balance. A leader arose, preaching that benevolent ghosts, summoned through dance, would bring peace and harmony…READ MORE

Letters to the Editor

From The Statehouse

We are approaching the end of the session and there are a number of bills that will be moving between the House and Senate over the next couple of weeks. If you are following a particular bill and it hasn’t made it out of committee yet, the likelihood of the issue being considered this year isn’t good. However, there are times…READ MORE

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