8 hrs ago
2 charged in South Burlington break-ins
Two Burlington men are accused of break-ins in South Burlington. Police say just after midnight, they caught Tam Mai, 18, and William Slingerland, 20, burglarizing cars near Logwood and Forest streets.
12 hrs ago
Police: Men Steal Thousands of Dollars Worth of Stolen Property from Vehicles
South Burlington Police arrested two people who they say broke into vehicles in the areas of Logwood Street and Forest Street early Thursday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Police: Man Who Stole Vehicle, Breaks Into Home
A man accused of stealing a vehicle from Burlington, is also accused of breaking into residence on Keari Lane in South Burlington on Monday.
Burlington passenger tries to board plane with gun
A spokesman for the federal Transportation Security Agency says TSA agents discovered a firearm in the carry-on luggage of a man who was trying to board a plane at the Burlington International Airport.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Hometown Hero: Alan Port
This week's hometown hero volunteer is a retiree doing something completely different than he did during his professional career.
When Should You Retire? How To Figure That Out
It's a very practical and personal question: When is the time to hang up on the job? Josh Patrick, founding principal of Stage 2 Planning Partners in South Burlington, Vt., has some very practical questions you should ask: You might be thinking about retiring, but how do you know when you are really ready for it, mentally and financially? For ... (more)
Thu Aug 14, 2014
How can Vt. lower property taxes and still fund schools?
Municipal leaders are hearing similar complaints from residents around Vermont-- why are property tax bills higher? Thursday, local government officials got together to talk about the school funding formula and the impact on communities.
Bruhn, Dopp recipients of 2014 Hildene Award
On Sunday, July 27, family, friends and colleagues gathered for a celebratory luncheon at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, to honor Sarah Dopp of South Burlington and Paul Bruhn of Burlington, the 2014 recipients of the Hildene Award.
Company to host BBQ bash for charity
A South Burlington company is going above and beyond for WPTZ's Class Act, a school supplies drive.
The Brattleboro Reformer
On the road
Field days, county fairs and other outdoor events will attract people to all corners of our state.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Here's the Skinny on How to Trim Some Fat from Mortgage Junk Fees
Shopping for a home loan might not be as easy as comparing carbs and calories on the backs of different cereal boxes, but borrowers are beginning to see more transparency and get the real skinny on paying closing costs, which can amount from 2 percent to 5 percent of their total home loan amount.
History, High Prices and Community at Thompson's Point
Not long after Susan and Jim Fitzpatrick first visited Thompson's Point more than three decades ago, the South Burlington educators began daydreaming about acquiring a lakeside camp of their own in the sleepy, rustic Charlotte community.
Hanging With the 'Mayor' of Burlington's D-Dock
Kent Cassella has played 11 characters over 226 episodes of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," an analyst in 2001's Oscar winner A Beautiful Mind and a smattering of other supporting roles in television and film.
The Brattleboro Reformer
Vermont Gas moves ahead with eminent domain against holdouts
Vermont Gas Systems said Tuesday it will exercise its eminent domain rights as soon as this week to secure a path for a natural gas pipeline extension through Addison County.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Moneybeat: Who's Hiring for Tuesday, August 12, 2014
TO TELL YOU TONIGHT... ONE PLACE EVEN HAS THIRTY POSITION OPENING RIGHT NOW. HERE'S A BIG LIST OF JOB OPENINGS IN MY WHO'S HIRING REPORT.
FairPoint employees picket in South Burlington
FairPoint and its workers have been unable to reach common ground over health care plans and pensions.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
An extreme athlete's lasting legacy
Friends and family hit the trails Saturday..in memory of a young life cut short.
The Bennington Banner
Vermont rabies bait drop to begin in most of state
Weather permitting, the weeklong drop that tries to inoculate raccoons against rabies by getting them to eat vaccine-laced bait is scheduled to begin on Monday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Arrest in Greensboro jewelry heist
Police in Hardwick say they've arrested a man for stealing jewelry from a Greensboro gallery.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Vermont 911 system experiences statewide outage
Something unusual happened Wednesday at the Vermont State Police Barracks in Williston.