Celebrating nine decades

The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will mark its 90th anniversary year at a host of events this year... The business organization has endured through boom and bust, changing as needed alongside historic businesses in the area more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM FEATURES

All Aboard!

Vermont has had a long history of railroading. From the steam trains of the early 1800s to today’s diesel-powered freight and passenger trains, more than half of all Vermonters reside within the sound of a locomotive’s whistle-in-the-night. more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM FEATURES

A Lifetime of Creativity

Matt Gregson, an Adirondack native with a deep love for nature, often finds himself amid sand pits and former mining sites, delighting in the discovery of materials others thought to be of little value. more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM EYE ON ARTS

Vermont's Famous People

For a tiny state, Vermont has a long history of larger-than-life personalities—from artists to rabble rousers, the fourteenth state has produced dozens of authors, two U.S. presidents, entertainers, and patriotic heroes—among others. more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM LOCAL HISTORY

Losing Mandaley

"By and old Moulmein Pagoda, lookin' lazy at the sea, There's a Burma girl a settin' and I know she thinks o' me; For the wind is in the palm trees, and the Temple-bells they say: "Come you back, you British soldier; come you back to Mandalay..." more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM FEATURES

  • Rusty DeWees

    Rusty DeWees is a local actor, comedian and impresario who graduated high school in Stowe. Following a stint in New York City where DeWees took several acting jobs, he returned to his Vermont Roots.... more »




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