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Higher costs push GMP earnings down

Mon, 10/31/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

VT…Green Mountain Power Corporation (NYSE: GMP) has announced
consolidated earnings of $0.48 per share of common stock, diluted, for the
third quarter of 2005 compared with consolidated earnings of $0.65 per share of
common stock, diluted, for the same period in 2004. Year to date earnings for
2005 are $1.50 per share, diluted, compared with earnings of $1.70 per share,
diluted for the first nine months of 2004.
Earnings declined in the

Green Mountain Coffee to be sold at McDonald's

Mon, 10/31/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous


October 27, 2005 Boston, MA McDonalds restaurants are
partnering with Green Mountain
Coffee Roasters, Inc. to source, roast and package Newmans
Own Organics Blend coffee exclusively
for more than 650 McDonalds restaurants in Massachusetts,
Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New
Hampshire, Maine and Albany, NY. This new coffee will be
available beginning November 1 st .

Newcomer Moondyne Agency Forming Rocky Relationships.

Mon, 10/31/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

October saw Moondyne Agency add two new clients to its roster.
Bristol's Rocky Dale Gardens has signed on with the Burlington based ad agency in an effort to strengthen and streamline the nursery's brand identity. Rocky Dale has long been a regional attraction for its garden of rare botanical species. Owner Ed Burke has charged Moondyne with designing a new brand mark, collateral, and print work to promote the nursery and landscape design firm.

DeFeo promoted to Director of Marketing & Sales

Sun, 10/30/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

Hiata DeFeo has been promoted to Director of Marketing and Sales for the Green Mountain Inn located in Stowe and WilloughVale Inn on Lake Willoughby. Hiata has been with the Green Mountain Inn for over a year as Hotel Executive Administrator.
DeFeo will be instrumental in the Green Mountain Inns continued success with on-line reservation programs, developing innovative advertising and marketing strategies, ongoing public relations activities and assisting with a continued vigorous sales campaign.

John Trifone joins Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermonts Management Team

Sun, 10/30/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

John Trifone joins Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermonts Management Team
Berlin, VT John Trifone, of Montpelier, VT, has been named Vice President, Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT).
Mr. Trifone has expertise and experience in finance, treasury and information technology functions, as well as management and process improvement. He will be accountable for Corporate Accounting, Treasury, Actuarial, Underwriting, Legal and Facilities functions at the states largest health insurer.

Is Conflict Ever Good?

Wed, 10/26/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

BURLINGTON Is conflict ever good? Dr. Kenneth Kaye believes so. When families, organizations, or small work teams are confident that they know how to address conflict constructively, it's a positive opportunity for change. Conflict often seems unavoidable, every business and person faces it on almost a daily basis either directly or indirectly. Yet, many choose to and often try to avoid conflict. Examining the root causes of conflict and creating a system for dealing with conflict is essential to building well-functioning teams within the family, business and workplace.

Lovejoy introduces their NEW 215 End & Face Mills

Thu, 10/20/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

Applications: The 215 Series Face & End Mills use the APKX style inserts utilizing a longer edge of the APKX inserts providing a longer cutting surface! The 215 Series End Mills have coolant through capability to allow increased feed rates!
Special Information: The 215 Series tooling with its 15mm length of cut is a great addition to having the 207 & 217 Series tooling which have a 10mm length of cut. As always the finish that is produced by the 215 Series tooling is very good and you can get it all from LOVEJOY Tool Company.

Champlain College is home to new Burlington office of the Vermont Global Trade Partnership

Wed, 10/12/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

BURLINGTON, Vt.--Champlain College hosted a ribbon cutting this week to welcome the Vermont Global Trade Partnership to its campus in Burlington. Vermont business people can now access a broad range of trade services in one location in the S.D. Ireland Family Center for Global Business and Technology at 391 Maple Street on the Champlain College campus.

Kazam Natural Body Care, offers

Tue, 10/11/2005 - 8:00pm -- Anonymous

Kazam Natural Body Care, An Organic Health and Beauty Product company dedicated to better serve your family! Ms. Marjorie Moutari is the founder and CEO of Kazam Natural Body Care LLC. A family based business which manufactures Natural Body Care and Organic Health and Beauty Products. These products are available online, in beauty shops and from mail order. The company does special orders and gift baskets and ship all over the United States. These organic health and body care products are also available at home parties and in other stores.