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  1. The year in Vermont business: IBM sale tops news in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Months of rumors proved true in October when International Business Machines announced a deal to unload its semiconductor business, including the roughly five-decades-old manufacturing plant in Essex Junction. The news, accompanied by the message that new owner GlobalFoundries intended to keep the Vermont site operational, gave way for a collective sigh of relief: With about 4,000 employees even after a series of layoffs, IBM remains the state's largest commercial employer and by many accounts the backbone of Chittenden County's economy, itself the epicenter of Vermont's financial activity.

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  2. Store owner fights armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  3. Efforts to 'solarize' the Upper ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  4. Vt. school district consolidation plan moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  5. 1 man killed in Berkshire crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  6. Happy holidays from our family to yoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  7. Last-minute shoppers pack stores in Chittenden CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... the last minute on," said Mark Bouchett, Homeport manager. As shoppers packed the stores and malls around Chittenden County, some groups got separated and found themselves looking for more than just the perfect gift. "It was busy, as you know the ...

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  8. Vandals target cars parked in BurlingtonRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  9. Former Vt. adjutant general reflects on careerRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Two names came off the list of unsolved crimes in New Hampshire and Massachusetts this week after three decades but more ...

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  10. Why a Fletcher classroom is split by genderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  11. Police Arrest Suspect in String of Store RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WVNY

    Police have made an arrest in connection to five convenience store robberies that happened over the past couple of weeks in Chittenden County. Police have made an arrest in connection to five convenience store robberies that happened over the past couple of weeks in Chittenden County.

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  12. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  13. Why don't more Vt. families choose hospice care?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man is responsible for five robberies in Chittenden County. Police say a monthlong string of robberies ended with an arrest early Wednesday morning. Investigators say a Grand Isle man ...

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  14. Police Arrest Suspects in String of Store RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WVNY

    Police have made arrests in connection to five convenience store robberies that happened over the past couple of weeks in Chittenden County. Police have made arrests in connection to five convenience store robberies that happened over the past couple of weeks in Chittenden County.

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  15. South End Business Will Sell to CCTARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Seven Days

    Officials at the Chittenden County Transportation Authority say it needs more room for a growing fleet of buses. More than a year ago, it expressed interest in buying property adjacent to its current garage on Industrial Parkway.

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  16. Proposed budget divides Burlington school board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... to be increased to a 25 student cap. The district is also considering reinstatement of free rides through Chittenden County Transportation Agency buses for students who live outside of walking distance to schools. "I think that there's still points ...

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  17. Shared housing can help seniorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Williston Observer

    ... can find a list of at the National Shared Housing Resource Center website at nationalsharedhousing.org. In Chittenden County, you can call HomeShare Vermont at 863-5625. You can also search for housemates through national resources like Let's Share ...

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  18. Bristol celebrates holiday dinner traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... I see only at this." Sunday's feast in Bristol is just one of many holiday meals across our region. In Chittenden County, the Food Shelf will serve thousands of guests this month. "Moneys are being spent on other things," Rob Meehan said. "Whether ...

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  19. Indoor track SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    UVM hosted two high school indoor track meets Saturday. The Chittenden County teams participated in the morning with everyone else competing in the afternoon session.

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  20. Lawmakers prepare to discuss marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... legal weed. "It's tough to handicap whether the Senate has the votes this year," said Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P Chittenden County. He says he supports legalization, but is not convinced lawmakers will have enough time to properly vet the issue and ...

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