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Creative Habitat at Ben Franklin Co-Owner Appointed to Sierra Pacific Crafts Board of Directors

Sat, 06/12/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Mark Dowling, co-owner of Creative Habitat at Ben Franklin, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Sierra Pacific Crafts (SPC) in Woodburn, Oregon. Dowlings appointment is the first Board appointment of any store owner east of the Mississippi.
Im extremely proud of my brother, co-owner Michael Dowling stated, Mark has worked very hard with the Sierra Pacific Crafts people to become an integral and important part of SPC. This is good for Mark, and great for Creative Habitat and its customers.

Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission adds Emergency Management Planner

Mon, 06/07/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Toby Dusha recently joined Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission as an Emergency Management Planner in support of the Federal Homeland Security initiative.
He will be developing a comprehensive Emergency Management Plan and large-scale training exercise for all Chittenden County emergency response agencies.
Dusha brings with him over 25 years experience in Public Safety including Emergency Management Director,
9-1-1 Coordinator, and Emergency Services Communications Center Director for Washington County New York.

Criterion Relocates

Sun, 06/06/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Criterion, LLC
2456 Christian Street
White River Junction, Vermont 05001
RELEASE: June 7, 2004
Contact: Dianne Kenney 802-280-3061

Criterion Relocates

White River Junction, VT. Criterion, LLC is pleased to announce their relocation to 2456 Christian Street, White River Junction, Vermont.

Hank Lunde receives award

Sun, 05/23/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Henry Lunde, president of Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Resort, was awarded the Sherman Adams Award at the National Ski Areas Assocation (NSAA) National Convention and Trade Show in Savannah, Ga. The award is presented annually to an individual from an Eastern ski area that has significantly influenced the industry. It’s named after the former governor of New Hampshire who was also the founder of Loon Mountain
, N.H.

Physical Therapist Lesli Bell Honored With Outstanding Achievement Award

Sun, 05/23/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Lesli R. Bell, PT, CLT-LANA, owner of Timberlane Physical Therapy, received an Outstanding Achievement Award at the spring meeting of the Vermont Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association. Bell was recognized for her work as a caregiver and advocate for women with breast and truncal lymphedema, a condition that frequently develops as a result of breast cancer diagnosis and treatment procedures.

Black River Produce Runner-up in National Small Business Person of the Year

Wed, 05/19/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Sheree W. Mitchell, who opened her first Columbus, Georgia-based day care center from scratch with the help of a U.S. Small Business Administration-backed loan in 1989, and has grown her business into a $5 million per year enterprise, was named National Small Business Person of the Year during ceremonies today at SBA Expo '04, the agency's three-day conference celebrating National Small Business Week.

Green Mountain Power CEO Calls for Customer-Shareholder Dialogue on Vermont’s Energy Future

Wed, 05/19/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Vermonters should get more involved in determining Vermont’s energy future, and Green Mountain Power (NYSE:GMP) will lead an effort to help its customers, shareholders and the public do that, Christopher L. Dutton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Green Mountain Power, said Thursday.
Speaking at Green Mountain Power’s annual meeting, Mr. Dutton said that Vermont will need to start soon to make energy choices for the next two decades.

Improving Health Care for Children with Special Needs

Wed, 05/19/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Health care delivered close to home is vitally important, especially when the patient is a child. But how do community pediatric practices adapt to offer the best care when faced with a child who has complex and often, multiple health needs? Reporting in this month's issue of Pediatrics, Dartmouth researchers outline a process designed to help any practice become a state of the art "medical home" for such children.

VANPO Director of Public Policy Chosen as CPLI Fellow

Tue, 05/18/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

VANPO is pleased to announce that Katherine Long, Director of Public Policy, has been chosen to participate in the first group of CLPI Fellows. As part of a select group of nonprofit public policy practitioners, Long will represent Charity Lobbying in the Public Interest (CLPI) in New England, providing training to nonprofit organizations on such topics as nonprofit lobby law, effective public policy advocacy, and building organizational capacity for public policy.

Third Sector Systems and Entango Partner to Offer Nonprofits a Totally Integrated Technology Solution.

Mon, 05/17/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Third Sector Systems, developers of software that integrates a nonprofit’s departments, tracks constituent contact and measures outcomes, announced today that it is joining with Entango, a pioneering provider of personalized and secure online services, to offer nonprofits a complete technology solution from online donations to outcome reporting.

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