Jan 21 — Feb 3

Capstone Welcomes Chef David Eyler to Community Kitchen Academy!

Capstone Welcomes Chef David Eyler to Community Kitchen Academy!

BARRE — The Community Economic Development department is pleased to announce the recent hire of Chef David Eyler who came on board in January to Capstone’s Community Kitchen Academy. “Chef Dave” replaces Chef Jamie Eisenberg who left in December to devote her time to her successful pie-making business in Underhill. Chef Dave was trained at the New England […]

Suspect Arrested During Home Invasion

Suspect Arrested During Home Invasion

MONTPELIER — On Wednesday January 27, 2016 at approximately 1:19 a.m., the Montpelier PoliceDepartment received a call from 911 advising of a residential burglary in progress at 438 Gallison Hill Road in Montpelier. While the police department’s dispatcher stayed on the line with the female resident, her husband held the suspect at bay at gunpoint, preventing the intruder […]

City Explains Winter Parking Ban

City Explains Winter Parking Ban

MONTPELIER — Winter Parking Ban One of the primary tools the city uses to communicate when a winter parking ban is in place is the VT Alert system. This system is run by the State of Vermont and provided at no cost to the City of Montpelier. The State of Vermont has put together step […]

VIDEO: Under The Golden Dome 2016 Week 4

VIDEO: Under The Golden Dome 2016 Week 4

Fourth week of the 2016 Vermont legislative session Jan. 27, 2016. State House Info – James Hope Painting of the First Battle of Bull Run of the American Civil War. Interview segments with Sen. Claire Ayer, Sen. Dick McCormack, Rep. Topper McFaun, Rep. Mitzi Johnson, Rep. Ann Pugh View at: https://vimeopro.com/vtvt/underthegoldendome2016/video/153356825 Or click image below […]

Revised Zoning Ordinance Now On View — Public Input Sought

MONTPELIER — The planning commission is finalizing proposed revisions to the zoning ordinance. The current draft is available at http://www.montpelier-vt.org/833/Proposed-Zoning-and-Subdivisions-Regulat or the Department of Planning and Community Development, 39 Main Street, City Hall, Montpelier, VT 05602. The next and possibly last public hearing to receive comments on the draft is on February 8, 5:30 p.m. […]

Zuckerman to Stump for Bernie

BURLINGTON — Senator David Zuckerman has been asked by Sanders’ campaign to be a surrogate at the Northeast Organic Farming Association conference in Concord, New Hampshire on Saturday. “Vermonters from around the state have been volunteering in New Hampshire by making phone calls, helping with rallies, and going door-to-door to tell people about Bernie’s vision for America,” […]

Mixed Messages Emerge As Pot Talks Hit Final Week in Senate Judiciary

Mixed Messages Emerge As Pot Talks Hit Final Week in Senate Judiciary

by Carla Occaso MONTPELIER — Home grown pot would be impossible to regulate, the substance is largely bad for public health (especially for youth), but money could be had. That was the word from an amalgam of testimony within the Senate judiciary committee in recent days. Back yard personal pot allotment restrictions are “unenforceable,” according […]

VIDEO: Inside Your Statehouse 2016 Jan. 21, 2016

VIDEO: Inside Your Statehouse 2016 Jan. 21, 2016

Vermont Speaker of the House of Representatives Shap Smith and House Majority Leader Rep. Sarah Copeland Hanzas discuss the Vermont state legislative process and Sarah’s life outside of the legislature as a working mother and the business she runs. View at: https://vimeopro.com/vtvt/insideyourstatehouse2016/video/152661653 Or click image below to view video- Share this:

VIDEO: Under The Golden Dome 2016 Week 3

VIDEO: Under The Golden Dome 2016 Week 3

Third week of the 2016 Vermont legislative session Jan. 19, 2016. State House Info – Portraits of the Grout Brothers – Gov. Josiah Grout & Congressman William W. Grout. Interview segments with Vermont State Auditor of Accounts Doug Hoffer, Rep. Avram Patt, Rep. Michael Yantachka, Rep. Diane Lanpher, Rep. Don Turner, Rep. Tom Stevens, Rep. […]

Beat the Mid-Winter Blues at the  Mid-Winter Follies!

Beat the Mid-Winter Blues at the Mid-Winter Follies!

by Carla Occaso MONTPELIER — Welcome! Get ready to come in from the cold! The Bridge presents a lineup of entertainment to bring some light and joy into your wintry night at the Capitol Plaza Hotel’s Montpelier Room February 6 at 7:30 p.m. We expect to host a fun and frolicksome occasion to help hurry […]