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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
"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

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

Cambium Group Launches Web Site for North Carolina Credit Union

Tue, 09/28/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Montpelier, VT - Cambium Group, LLC, a leading web site development firm specializing in innovative web site designs and content management systems announced the launch of a new web site today for Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU), headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina. The web site, is the end result of an enormous team effort between the credit union and Cambium Group.

IDX's Tarrant gives St Michael's $1 million

Tue, 09/28/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Local business executive honors his alma mater with another major gift
Richard Tarrant, chairman of IDX, makes $1 million gift to Saint Michael's
A legend in the Vermont business world, Richard Tarrant has led his
medical software firm IDX Corporation to heights of success, and all the
while he has given back to the local community, including to his alma
mater Saint Michael's College. He announced recently his plan to give a
gift of $1 million to the college to fund student scholarships.

MVP first to offer quality of care goals

Tue, 09/28/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

MVP Health Care first Vermont insurer to offer physicians financial
incentives for meeting quality of care goals
(Williston, VT) -- MVP Health Care announced today that it is the first
health insurer in Vermont to establish a "Pay for Performance" program
that offers physicians a financial incentive for meeting a set of
pre-determined quality of care measures.

Seldon Laboratories Selected to Receive NASA 2004 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II Award

Tue, 09/28/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Windsor, VT Seldon Laboratories, LLC, has announced that it had been selected by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to receive a Phase II contract award under the agencys Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Funding for these research projects may be up to $600,000 for a two-year performance period. Contract negotiations are now underway.

Vermont Families Now Eligible for Discounts on At-Home Weight Loss Services

Tue, 09/28/2004 - 8:00pm -- tim

Berlin -- Easy, at-home weight loss services are now available to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont members and their families, company officials have announced.
The states largest health plan will include a popular Jenny Craig® program in its new BlueExtras non-benefit discount program. BlueExtras offers discounts on services not normally covered by health insurance benefits to members and their families, even if family members are not enrolled in the health plan.