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Governor Highlights 'Blueprint for Health' Reforms

Tue, 03/25/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

Highlights Blueprint for Health Reforms
Praises Pending Omnibus Health Care Reform Bill
South Burlington, Vt. At
the fifth annual Vermont Blueprint for Health Conference March 25, Governor Jim
Douglas highlighted how Vermonts health care system is transforming from
the traditional care delivery to a patient-centered approach that focuses on
prevention and care for patients with chronic conditions.  The Governor also
praised a health care reform bill currently pending in the House Health Care

Cisco Systems, Atrion Networking Sponsor

Sun, 03/23/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

Cisco Systems, Atrion Networking Sponsor "Unplug and Win" Contest

.Winner to receive $35,000 Wireless Makeover

Atrion Networking Corporation today announced details of the "Unplug-and-Win" contest that will award the winning organization a wireless communications makeover worth $35,000. To enter, organizations must describe in 500 words or less how their business would benefit from wireless technology. The winning entry will receive $35,000 in hardware from Cisco and professional services from Atrion.

Conlon on Career Fast Track at U.S. Cellular

Sun, 03/23/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

Conlon to Head New England Market for U.S. Cellular
March 24, 2008-Young professionals may test several different career paths in their professional lives. U.S. Cellular's Eric Conlon, began his leadership journey five years ago as a part-time associate in Waterloo, Iowa. Conlons focus on customer satisfaction has since led him to the top position for the company in New England, as director of sales. Conlons responsibilities include planning and directing all sales, customer service, and agent relation activities in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine.

U.S. Army Awards General Dynamics $166 Million Contract to Produce Hydra-70 Rockets

Sun, 03/23/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

U.S. Army Awards General Dynamics $166 Million Contract to Produce Hydra-70 Rockets

The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products a contract worth $166.4 million for the production of 2.75-inch Hydra-70 rockets. The award is part of a five-year requirements contract signed in 2005 that has a total potential value of more than $900 million if all options are exercised. General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).

FairPoint, unions reach deal over wages, pension

Sun, 03/23/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

(March 24, 2008) - FairPoint
Communications, Inc. (NYSE:FRP) today announced it has reached tentative
agreements with the T-9 Council of the International Brotherhood of Electrical
Workers (IBEW) and Communications Workers of America (CWA), the two unions
representing the approximately 2,500 employees
       who will be continuing employment after

Green Mountain Video Marks 25 Years in Business

Thu, 03/20/2008 - 8:00pm -- tim

Green Mountain Video Marks 25 Years in Business
Green Mountain Video, Inc. a media production company based in Williston, has reached the milestone of 25 years in business. Since 1983, Green Mountain Video, owned and operated by Jim and Grace Heltz, has been creating high-quality award winning films, public service announcements and commercials for local and national non-profits, educational institutions, corporations and government agencies.