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Food Connects is excited to welcome Raymond Johnston to their Food Hub team as their new Warehouse Specialist. This new position will work to increase efficiencies in the Food Hub’s warehouse, maintain and oversee systems and regulatory compliance, and take on the daunting tasks of inventory management.

Ledyard National Bank is pleased to announce that David Landry recently joined Ledyard as the Vice President & Branch Manager of its West Lebanon, NH branch, bringing with him over 35 years of customer service experience. He follows Gail Broughton, who will be retiring in October after serving Ledyard for the last thirty years. 

Adam Rainville, Chair of the board of the Addison County Chamber of Commerce, shared the following announcement, “it is my great pleasure to share with you the appointment of Philip Summers to serve as executive director of the Addison County Chamber of Commerce effective October 4th, 2021.”  Phil is a graduate of Wagner College with a BA, and a graduate of Brooklyn College with an MS in Commun

The Counseling Service of Addison County (CSAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Genevieve Williamson to the position of child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist and Medical Director of Youth and Family Services. Dr.

Melissa Reyes, Marketing Director for Professional Financial Associates, LLC (PFA) in Colchester, Vermont, has earned the Certified Financial Marketing Professional (CFMP) certification from the American Bankers Association (ABA).

SeaComm is pleased to announce the appointment of Joshua Thomas to the role of Branch Manager at the South Burlington branch, located at 1680 Shelburne Road.

Col. Matthew T. Birmingham, director of the Vermont State Police, is pleased to announce the following transfer: Lt. Tara Thomas, executive officer/Special Operations to commander/Williston Field Station. The transfer was effective Aug. 29, 2021.

Declaring that “The time to retire is when you are healthy enough to enjoy it”, The Vermont Soap Company announced the retirement of its long time CEO Larry Plesent. Plesent took VT Soap from “a twinkle in daddy’s eye” to its status today as one of Vermont’s most iconic companies.

Emily Cole has joined the Stowe Area Realty Group at KW Vermont-Stowe team from a Keller Williams office in Metro Atlanta.

Originally from Georgia and brought up on the West Coast of Ireland, Cole discovered a deep love for Vermont and this past year she and her wife were lucky to find a house they fell in love with in Barton.

After 22 years of providing care to children in the community, pediatrician Dr. Elaine Stasny has retired from St. Johnsbury Pediatrics.

After working for 10 years in Montana and New Mexico. Dr. Elaine Stasny joined Dr. Mark Price, Dr. Karyn Patno and a nurse practitioner at Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital (NVRH) in 1999.

In support of Breastfeeding Month, today the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) held a virtual ceremony for its WIC Breastfeeding Award of Excellence winners in the Northeast Region, including one in Vermont.

The northern New England law firm Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC (DRM) has received top rankings from Chambers USA 2021, a leading independent evaluator of U.S.