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Con Hogan Resigns from Fletcher Allen Board

Wed, 10/06/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Cornelius Hogan Resigns from Board
of Trustees

Cornelius (Con) Hogan has resigned his position on Fletcher Allens Board of Trustees. Hogan served as Secretary of the Agency of Human Services in Ver-mont from 1991-1999, and served as Acting Chair of the Vermont Health Care Authority in 1994. Hogan was appointed to the Fletcher Allen Board of Trustees by the Fanny Allen Corporation in December of 2002. No reason for the resignation was given and no replacement yet has been nominated.

LCRCC, GBIC go live with political survey

Wed, 10/06/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

LAKE CHAMPLAIN REGIONAL CHAMBER, GBIC GO LIVE WITH "VOTE! 2004"
Comprehensive survey of candidates is in-depth Election Day reference
piece
BURLINGTON - The Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce and GBIC
have gone live on the Web with "VOTE! 2004," which contains the results of
a survey of candidates running for state offices in the November 2 General
Election. Results are available at www.lcrccsurvey.org/candidates.

Vermont Chamber partners with Vermont Farms Association to support family farms

Wed, 10/06/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

The Vermont Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a partnership with the Vermont Farms Association (VFA) to promote agritourism and bring income to Vermont farms. Recently, the Vermont Chamber signed a three-year management contract with the VFA to provide administrative, accounting and marketing assistance along with various other duties. The VFA, which promotes farm visits, stays, and educational programs, has gained national attention as the leader in the Vermont agritourism industry.

Herlihy is new deputy tourism comissioner

Tue, 10/05/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Herlihy Is New Deputy Commissioner Of Vermont Department Of Tourism &
Marketing
MONTPELIER, Vt. - Cathy Herlihy of East Montpelier has been appointed the
new Deputy Commissioner of the Vermont Department of Tourism & Marketing
(VDTM). Herlihy takes over the post from Sybil Chicoine who left in late
September for a job in the private sector after serving as VDTM's Deputy
Commissioner since January of 2002.
Since 1995 Herlihy has been Director of Training & Marketing with the

Bruegger's selects Green Mountain Coffee as national supplier

Sun, 10/03/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Bruegger's Selects Green
Mountain Coffee Roasters as National Supplier
BURLINGTON, VT. & WATERBURY, VT.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 4, 2004
"Great Coffee Makes a World of Difference(TM)" - Bruegger's to
celebrate National Fair Trade Month with free coffee day Oct. 29th.
After extensive market testing in a "battle of the beans,"
Bruegger's has selected Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ:
GMCR) as its supplier of specialty coffee nationwide. Bruegger's will

Computer Sales Tax Holiday

Sun, 10/03/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Computer Sales Tax Holiday
October 9-11
Montpelier, Vt.-Governor Jim Douglas is urging Vermonters to take
advantage of this year's second computer sales tax holiday being held
Saturday, October 9 through Monday, October 11.
The tax holiday is the third of its kind in Vermont. The first, championed
by Douglas in 2002, was approved by the Legislature for early August of
2003, another was held in August of this year, just before students
returned to school.
"Our first computer sales tax holiday was such a success I urged the

GMP sends crews to Florida

Wed, 09/29/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

GREEN MOUNTAIN POWER SENDS CREWS
TO HELP RESTORE POWER IN FLORIDA
COLCHESTER, VT... Green Mountain Power is sending crews to Florida to help
restore power to the areas devastated by the multiple hurricanes.
"The situation in Florida is obviously quite desperate. We know
how complex and exhausting it is to coordinate and repair service
after a major event, and how important it is to have outside crews
available to speed up restoration. Our crews are eager to help

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