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Actor Rusty Dewees takes on a new role this morning–encouraging Vermonters to attend a free Button Up Vermont workshop to learn more about reducing their home energy use. “Keeping the warm air in and the cold air out makes a huge difference in savings and comfort,” Dewees says, “but few of us take the time to do much about our drafty homes.
Daniel K. Fram, M.D. was named Radiation Oncologist at Central Vermont Medical Center’s new National Life Cancer Treatment Center. Dr. Fram is also affiliated with Department of Radiation Oncology at Fletcher Allen Health Care.
A diverse slate of Champlain College graduates will be honored for their leadership during the College’s 2009 Alumni Leadership Awards ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 24 at ECHO Lake & Science Museum.
Anne P. Judson, Saint Michael's College director of graduate education, earned the top Saint Michael’s service award, the Norbert A. Kuntz Service Award, for 2009, as selected by her faculty colleagues and presented at the Academic Convocation September 25 in the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel on the college campus. Dr.
Vermont Housing Finance Agency has announced its top mortgage loan originators for fiscal year 2009: Michelle Shambo, Chittenden Bank, Middlebury, Addison County; Debbie Corey, Chittenden Bank, Bennington, Bennington County; Susan Laferriere, Union Bank, St.
ARC Mechanical Contractors Inc. has announced that our service manager, Jody Perkins, a Plainfield, NH resident has successfully achieved another NATE certification. Jody, already NATE-certified in service and installation of hydronics – gas, is now NATE-certified in service and installation of light commercial refrigeration.
The Addison County Chamber of Commerce awarded Monument Farms Dairy, located in Weybridge its Business of the Year award which was presented at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting held on September 10th. Recipient for the Chamber’s Citizen of the Year award was also named at the dinner held at the Inn at Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf campus.
Alison Mueller of Essex has joined Champlain College as the Vermont Admissions representative working with area high schools and guidance counselors. Originally from Nashua, NH, she graduated from Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NY in 2007 with a BA in Criminal Justice. Prior to Champlain College, she worked as Assistant Director of Admissions at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, NH.
Deadra Ashton of Tunbridge has joined Champlain College as a Senior Major Gifts Officer. She comes to Champlain College from Rider University where she served as Director of Gift Planning for both the Rider campus in Lawrenceville, NJ and the Westminster Choir College campus in Princeton.
Century 21 Jack Associates has announced that Chris Taylor of Milton has joined their award winning sales team . He will be working with both buyers and sellers to handle all of their real estate needs.
Chris has a BS in Public Relations from Champlain College and over 15 years experience in management and customer relations.
Robert Tortolani, M.D., was named president of the Vermont Medical Society (VMS) during its 196th annual meeting held at the Basin Harbor Club in Vergennes.
The Vermont Symphony Orchestra Association held its annual meeting on September 30 at the Three Stallion Inn in Randolph.