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  1. Police: Man stalking young women in BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... a cellphone in this day and age, call somebody, let them know, call the police. Generally if it's in the Chittenden County area there are many law enforcement agents that can respond quickly to something like this," said Detective Mike Warren, ...

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  2. Cap on Vermont tax deductions has nonprofits worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... that government would otherwise have to provide," Martha Maksym, executive director of the United Way of Chittenden County, told the Senate Finance Committee this past week. From transportation and other aid for people with disabilities to substance ...

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  3. Curt M. EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seven Days

    ... an honorable discharge. Curt was a talented Neon Glass Bender whose signs were displayed throughout Chittenden County. He was an artist, avid hunter and fisherman; he knew where all the small bass fish and trout lived. Special thanks to the 4th ...

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  4. Vermont Gas touts economic/environmental benefit of pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Vermont Gas is making its case for the construction of phase one of its pipeline, outlining what it says are significant economic benefits offered by the natural gas pipeline that would run from Colchester to Middlebury. "The company submitted new testimony today about the significant economic and environmental benefits that the Addison natural gas project continues to have," said company spokesperson Beth Parent.

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  5. Former Vt. lawmaker makes pot pitchRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Former Chittenden County Senator Hinda Miller spent 11 years in the Legislature. Miller, representing the Vermont Cannabis Collaborative, says marijuana legalization is inevitable in the Green Mountains, and the state should do everything to properly prepare.

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  6. Vt. lawmakers look to toughen animal cruelty lawsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... who out of their own goodness and own personal funds have been taking in animals," said Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P Chittenden County. Another part of the bill calls for those convicted of animal cruelty to relinquish property and equipment involved in the ...

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  7. Vermont author celebrates a decade in publishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Bennington Banner

    MANCHESTER CENTER >> Mystery author Amy Patricia Meade of Manchester Center is celebrating a career milestone this month: a decade in the writing industry and the launch of her tenth published novel, "Short-Circuited in Chittenden County," later this year. As part of the celebration, Meade will be reissuing her critically acclaimed, and heretofore out-of-print, "Marjorie McClelland Mysteries" exclusively for Kindle.

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  8. Soon after accident cleared, another happens in same spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Bennington Banner

    In the first, a car rolled over at the top of Route 17 in the town of Buels Gore, a small town in Chittenden County, at about 4:50 p.m. Thursday. Heavy snow was falling at the time.

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  9. Pet Connection visits with Yolonda, Norman and LindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... IS NOT A FAN OF THE KENNEL BUT WILL THRIVE IN A LOVING HOME. THE FIND OUT MORE, CALL THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY AT 802-862-0135. DASH IS A YEAR AND A HALF OLD BEAGLE MIX. HE WOULD DO WELL WITH AN EXPERIENCED DOG OWNER WHO BETRAYED HIM. ...

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  10. Who's paying for cable TV in Vt. prison cells?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... a $112 million budget deficit. State officials are considering closing a prison. So why are inmates in Chittenden County getting new TVs? The simple answer: taxpayers aren't paying for it. At the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility, 148 ...

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  11. Cumberland County ranked one of 10 in the country most poised for growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and a very large percentage of educated and engaged citizens." No. 1 overall on the Fourth Economy list is Chittenden County, Vermont, which is followed by Hampshire County, Massachusetts, so the economic competition in New England is pretty stiff. ...

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  12. Regulators review Vt. Gas pipeline project costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The price tag for the natural gas pipeline between Chittenden and Addison counties has nearly doubled since the project was first granted a permit by the Public Service Board.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A county health ranking shows that the health of Vermonters varies from region to region. The national county health rankings released Wednesday by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation show Chittenden County is the healthiest county in Vermont, based on length and quality of life, health behaviors, clinical care and the physical environment.

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  14. Vt. lawmakers set to scale back governor's proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... their precise plans, but members say they will likely slice the revenue in half again. Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden County, runs the finance committee in the other chamber and says creative tax solutions are hard to find. "If taxing money-farting ...

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  15. Plea deal in Burlington baseball bat attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    "There's really no appropriate sentence for such a horrific crime," said T.J. Donovan, Chittenden County state's attorney. Shuffling into court with a face mask Monday, out of concern he could potentially spread the flu, James Scarola admitted to repeatedly beating his then-wife Colleen in the head with his son's aluminum bat in September 2013.

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  16. Eden couple charged with multiple counts of animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Stories: Dogs rescued from Eden start finding new homes Fundraising underway to help seized animals Chittenden County Humane Society seeks help caring for seized animals If you were dining in South Burlington Monday night you might have spotted a ...

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  17. Burlington man pleads no contest to murder try, sex assaultRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Washington Times

    ... bat on Sept. 22, 2013. The Associated Press generally does not identify victims of sexual assault. Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan said the victim and her family approved of the pleas, which will send Scarola to prison for 20 years ...

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  18. Plea deal in BTV baseball bat attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... assaulted Colleen that day, he didn't take away her spirit, her will to live, and she's moving on," said Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan. Police say James Scarola laid in wait for his wife Colleen to return to their Burlington home ...

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  19. Scarola expected to change plea tops Monday's Morning WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... MAN ACCUSED OF BEATING HIS WIFE NEARLY TO DEATH IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE HIS PLEA TODAY. THAT'S ACCORDING TO CHITTENDEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR T-J DONOVAN. JAMES SCAROLA HAS PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO CHARGES OF ATTEMPTED AGGRAVATED MURDER AND DOMESTIC ASSAULT ...

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  20. Relaxed Stress:Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Seven Days

    ... of this bill. Sadly, keeping teacher wages down will not help VT. hire and retain the best educators. Chittenden county teacher salaries are far from representative of the rest of VT.'s teacher salaries. Other states that have gone the route of ...

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