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WCAX-TV Vermont
Developer plans to build housing on Burlington College siteproperty that was formerly home to the now-closed Burlington College has presen
Developer plans to build housing on Burlington College site
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
property that was formerly home to the now-closed Burlington College has presented plans for redeveloping the site. The Burlington Free Press reports Eric Farrell appeared before Burlington's Design Advisory Board on Tuesday to pitch his idea... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders takes different position on superdelegates than he did in 2008a majority of pledged delegates.” But Sanders struck a different tone in 2008,
Sanders takes different position on superdelegates than he did in 2008
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
a majority of pledged delegates.” But Sanders struck a different tone in 2008, when he told his hometown newspaper, the Burlington Free Press in Vermont, that he planned to “play a very active role” in supporting Obama. “I will do everything I... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
State to look at fining truckers who use tricky Vermont roadagainst tractor-trailer drivers who unlawfully try to take a northern Vermont r
State to look at fining truckers who use tricky Vermont road
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
against tractor-trailer drivers who unlawfully try to take a northern Vermont road known for ensnaring large trucks. The Burlington Free Press reports state traffic officials hope steep fines, new signage and public outreach will help prevent... Read more
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Bennington Banner
State to look at fining truckers who use tricky Vermont roadagainst tractor-trailer drivers who unlawfully try to take a northern Vermont r
State to look at fining truckers who use tricky Vermont road
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
against tractor-trailer drivers who unlawfully try to take a northern Vermont road known for ensnaring large trucks. The Burlington Free Press reports state traffic officials hope steep fines, new signage and public outreach will help prevent... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Crews battle fire at former newspaper building in BurlingtonVT. >> Fire officials say improperly discarded cigarettes are to blame fo
Crews battle fire at former newspaper building in Burlington
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
VT. >> Fire officials say improperly discarded cigarettes are to blame for sparking a blaze at the former home of the Burlington Free Press newspaper that caused about $20,000 in damage. Black smoke and flames were seen coming from the roof... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Recycling materials and creating something newfire crews put out College Street fireBurlington fire crews put out College Str
Recycling materials and creating something new
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
fire crews put out College Street fireBurlington fire crews put out College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Cigarettes caused Burlington fire, officials saya rooftop cupola that contained out-of-service elevator equipment was extinguis
Cigarettes caused Burlington fire, officials say
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 7 days ago
a rooftop cupola that contained out-of-service elevator equipment was extinguished. The building used to house The Burlington Free Press newspaper. There are businesses on the first floor with office space and construction on the upper... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
ATF offers reward to help solve Waterbury armed robberyfire crews put out College Street fireBurlington fire crews put out College Str
ATF offers reward to help solve Waterbury armed robbery
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
fire crews put out College Street fireBurlington fire crews put out College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington fire crews put out College Street firecleared the building behind me to keep people safe. Burlington fire officials
Burlington fire crews put out College Street fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
cleared the building behind me to keep people safe. Burlington fire officials say a fire broke out on the roof of the old Burlington Free Press office just off College Street. The building was under construction, but officials don't know if that... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Bomb threat causes evacuations a Rutland schoolan Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to
Bomb threat causes evacuations a Rutland school
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Woman taken to hospital after falling into pit at Essex service stationan Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to
Woman taken to hospital after falling into pit at Essex service station
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NJ man sentenced to prison for dealing heroin in Vt.an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to
NJ man sentenced to prison for dealing heroin in Vt.
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Bristol police officer honoredan Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to
Bristol police officer honored
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Tractor-trailer fire closes down I-89 near Randolphan Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to
Tractor-trailer fire closes down I-89 near Randolph
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
an Essex service station. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
McAllister on the ballot for re-electionvoters stick with him. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to Co
McAllister on the ballot for re-election
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
voters stick with him. Crews respond to College Street fireCrews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Crews respond to College Street fire The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. T
Crews respond to College Street fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. The former home of the Burlington Free Press caught fire Monday afternoon. Study seeks to identify... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Jay Peak's aerial tram system needs $4.5M upgradeneed $4.5 million in renovations before the state will allow the transportation
Jay Peak's aerial tram system needs $4.5M upgrade
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
need $4.5 million in renovations before the state will allow the transportation system to operate over the summer. The Burlington Free Press reports Vermont officials have expressed concerns about the state of Jay Peak's trams as early as last... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Jay Peak's aerial tram system needs $4.5M upgradeneed $4.5 million in renovations before the state will allow the transportation
Jay Peak's aerial tram system needs $4.5M upgrade
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
need $4.5 million in renovations before the state will allow the transportation system to operate over the summer. The Burlington Free Press reports Vermont officials have expressed concerns about the state of Jay Peak's trams as early as last... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Embankment supporting Burlington home slides into riverresponded after an embankment supporting a home in Burlington collapsed into th
Embankment supporting Burlington home slides into river
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
responded after an embankment supporting a home in Burlington collapsed into the Winooski River over the weekend. The Burlington Free Press reports a family of three renting the Plattsburgh Avenue home was inside when an old bridge abutment... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Trump takes 8 of 13 delegates at GOP state conventionof presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, but ambivalence and unease ab
Trump takes 8 of 13 delegates at GOP state convention
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
of presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, but ambivalence and unease about Trump were readily apparent. The Burlington Free Press reports that party leaders called for unity and argued that at least Trump would appoint conservative... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Idyll Banter’ details life in small-town AmericaExcursions to a Very Small Town," a compilation of some of his weekly columns p
‘Idyll Banter’ details life in small-town America
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Excursions to a Very Small Town," a compilation of some of his weekly columns published in the Vermont newspaper, The Burlington Free Press. Back in 1992, Bohjalian began a weekly column that chronicled the residents, traditions and history... Read more
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CBS News
Sanders' wife blamed for closing of small collegesaid the school's attempted expansion in 2010 led to the school racking up more
Sanders' wife blamed for closing of small college
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
said the school's attempted expansion in 2010 led to the school racking up more than $11 million in debt, according to the Burlington Free Press. That expansion was pushed by the school's president at the time, Jane Sanders, wife of presidential... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school w
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school will shutter its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. Burlington has long faced financial difficulties... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school w
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school will shutter its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. Burlington has long faced financial difficulties... Read more
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Connecticut Post
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school w
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
officials announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that the school will shutter its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. Burlington has long faced financial difficulties... Read more
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The Washington Times
Extravagant spending by Bernie Sanders’ wife sinks her former schoolan informal gathering of students, Burlington College grew into a small, region
Extravagant spending by Bernie Sanders’ wife sinks her former school
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
an informal gathering of students, Burlington College grew into a small, regionally accredited liberal arts college,” the Burlington Free Press reported. “But financial strain and academic probation created by an ambitious but ill-fated expansion... Read more
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Business Insider
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'the student union and faculty and staff council issued a statement of no-confid
People are saying Bernie Sanders' wife drove this Vermont college into the ground — but a board member explained the real 'nail in the coffin'
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
the student union and faculty and staff council issued a statement of no-confidence in her leadership, according to the Burlington Free Press. Plunkett resigned suddenly amid a tense altercation with students, who confronted her about the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencementCollege announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shu
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencement
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
College announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shutting its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. While the college's board of trustees made the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencementCollege announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shu
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencement
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
College announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shutting its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. While the college's board of trustees made the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencementCollege announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shu
A Vermont college with ties to Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down, but it didn't tell its students at commencement
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
College announced to students, faculty, and staff on Monday that it will be shutting its doors in two weeks, the Burlington Free Press reported. The school will officially close on May 27. While the college's board of trustees made the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Burlington College Closing Due To "Crushing Debt" Incurred Under Presidency Of Bernie Sanders' Wifeconnected to its 2010 purchase of 32 acres of lakefront property from the Archd
Burlington College Closing Due To "Crushing Debt" Incurred Under Presidency Of Bernie Sanders' Wife
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
connected to its 2010 purchase of 32 acres of lakefront property from the Archdiocese of Burlington, according to the Burlington Free Press. The college said it had sold property to reduce its debt to a manageable level, but it was placed on... Read more
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Business Insider
A Vermont college formerly run by Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down due to 'crushing weight of debt'irreversible financial stress. Burlington’s Board of Trustees voted last week t
A Vermont college formerly run by Bernie Sanders' wife is shutting down due to 'crushing weight of debt'
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
irreversible financial stress. Burlington’s Board of Trustees voted last week to halt the school’s programs May 27, the Burlington Free Press reported. “It is with great sense of loss to the educational community that Burlington College’s... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is Jane Sanders to Blame for Burlington College's Collapse?Bachmann, husband of then-Representative Michele Bachmann, also received his do
Is Jane Sanders to Blame for Burlington College's Collapse?
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
Bachmann, husband of then-Representative Michele Bachmann, also received his doctorate there.) In an interview with the Burlington Free Press at the time, she cited building enrollment and expanding the school’s small endowment as priorities.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVC graduatesfrom the crowd, the loudest of which came from the 126 graduates. Ten seconds
SVC graduates
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
from the crowd, the loudest of which came from the 126 graduates. Ten seconds passed before the longtime reporter with the Burlington Free Press returned to the podium to deliver the rest: "I thought if I said one impressionable word, you might... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Work begins on adding grandstands to UVM's Virtue Fieldwork began this week on the addition of a 2,500-seat grandstand complex to the
Work begins on adding grandstands to UVM's Virtue Field
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 days ago
work began this week on the addition of a 2,500-seat grandstand complex to the Burlington school's Virtue Field. The Burlington Free Press reports the project that UVM athletic director Bob Corran called "the last piece in the puzzle" is... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Prosecutor: Officer shooting of mentally ill man justifiedPozo said he considers that night a failure. "He was the man we were trying to
Prosecutor: Officer shooting of mentally ill man justified
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 days ago
Pozo said he considers that night a failure. "He was the man we were trying to serve," he said, referring to Grenon, the Burlington Free Press reported. The incident began when a member of the Howard Center Outreach Team requested that a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Lawsuit filed against Saint-Gobain over PFOA contaminationlawsuit against the company that Vermont officials have blamed for PFOA contami
Lawsuit filed against Saint-Gobain over PFOA contamination
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
lawsuit against the company that Vermont officials have blamed for PFOA contamination in their drinking water. The Burlington Free Press reports the suit filed Friday in Rutland federal court accuses Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. state representative pleads guilty to negligent drivingof negligent driving after initially being charged with drunken driving stemmin
Vt. state representative pleads guilty to negligent driving
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
of negligent driving after initially being charged with drunken driving stemming from a January traffic stop arrest. The Burlington Free Press reports 66-year-old Rep. Stephen Carr, a Brandon Democrat, pleaded guilty to the amended charge last... Read more
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Rutland Herald
State representative from Brandon pleads guilty to negligent drivingdriving after initially being charged with drunken driving stemming from a Janu
State representative from Brandon pleads guilty to negligent driving
Rutland Herald / Posted 28 days ago
driving after initially being charged with drunken driving stemming from a January traffic stop arrest. DBody: The Burlington Free Press reported that 66-year-old Rep. Stephen Carr, a Brandon Democrat, pleaded guilty to the amended charge... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Jay Peak may have to close amid fraud probeRecord that he will be cleared of wrongdoing. Quiros� lawyer did not immediatel
Jay Peak may have to close amid fraud probe
Rutland Herald / Posted a month ago
Record that he will be cleared of wrongdoing. Quiros� lawyer did not immediately return a phone call seeking comment. The Burlington Free Press first reported that receiver Michael Goldberg filed a court declaration Friday saying the entities... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Court: Trucking firm, railroad angled to avoid local regulationsclear Barrett Trucking and Vermont Railway worked closely together "so the town
Court: Trucking firm, railroad angled to avoid local regulations
Bennington Banner / Posted 1 months ago
clear Barrett Trucking and Vermont Railway worked closely together "so the town would be unable to stop it," according to a Burlington Free Press report. Sessions said, nonetheless, he made no value judgment about the two companies' cooperation,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Convicted ex-Colchester officer requests no prison timeColchester Police Department's evidence locker in 2014 is asking a federal cour
Convicted ex-Colchester officer requests no prison time
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 1 months ago
Colchester Police Department's evidence locker in 2014 is asking a federal court judge to spare him from jail time. The Burlington Free Press reports federal prosecutors, however, believe that 40-year-old Tyler Kinney should be sentenced as... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Convicted ex-Colchester officer requests no prison timeColchester Police Department's evidence locker in 2014 is asking a federal cour
Convicted ex-Colchester officer requests no prison time
Bennington Banner / Posted 1 months ago
Colchester Police Department's evidence locker in 2014 is asking a federal court judge to spare him from jail time. The Burlington Free Press reports federal prosecutors, however, believe that 40-year-old Tyler Kinney should be sentenced as... Read more

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