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  1. Looking to adopt a pet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... SPOT -- NEVER STOPS EXPLORING. SHE WOULD BE BEST IN A HOME WITHOUT ANY OTHER PETS AND PLENTY OF TOYS. CALL CHITTENDEN COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY AT 802-862-0135.

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  2. Marijuana for dessert? Weed ice cream sparks conversation in VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... somewhat tempted. a No, I don't think so. But I think it's fine. Good for them." Sen. David Zuckerman, P/D-Chittenden County, is a farmer and legislator behind the bill in the Vermont Senate to legalize marijuana. When it comes to edible forms of ...

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  3. Turning the Longtime Homeless Population Into TenantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seven Days

    ... of housing moved into an apartment on March 1. Brzovic is an AmeriCorps VISTA member. The United Way of Chittenden County and the Burlington Housing Authority - both have spearheaded the initiative - are cofunding his position. He's been working ...

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  4. You've Got Voicemail: Will a New Web App Make Constituent Voices Heard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seven Days

    ... many messages were sent and which legislators opened them. Last week, Seven Days sent test messages to six Chittenden County senators and one representative; all but one went unopened. Baruth opened the message, while others said they flipped past ...

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  5. Need to adopt great following Eden animal surrenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    After taking in nearly 70 pets following a large-scale animal neglect situation last week, local shelters are asking the public to consider adopting a new pet. Destiny, a bony boxer-mix, is one of five dogs rescued from the Eden household recovering at the Humane Society of Chittenden County.

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  6. DLS amnesty program seen as a lifeline for manyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... trouble -- ever -- and it's really scary to even be here in court, said Karen Bushey, one of hundreds of Chittenden County drivers hauled into criminal court for driving with a suspended license. The Essex woman's clean record tarnished by mounting ...

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  7. Town Meeting LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... of the Connecticut River. They were instrumental in getting rid of the sales tax on clothing and footwear. Chittenden County and a vast section of the rest of Vermont don't have the same problem with a sales tax as we do. That's why it's great to ...

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  8. State readies VY money processRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Bennington Banner

    ... If we can use this fund as an incentive to grow real jobs; manufacturing jobs, tech jobs, jobs that Chittenden County has been enjoying for a long time, it's a win for all of us." After the first round of projects were announced in December the ...

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  9. Chittenden County Humane Society seeks help caring for seized animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Humane Society of Chittenden County needs your help caring for the dozens of animals seized in Eden. Around 70 dogs were seized Wednesday, they're now being held at the Humane Society of Chittenden County.

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  10. State to give DLS drivers a break March 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    ... 75 days or older - will be able to pay $20 for each outstanding fine to have their license reinstated, Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan said. The pilot event is called Driver Restoration Day and will take place at the Costello ...

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  11. Animals seized in Eden show improvement with medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A secure facility in Chittenden County is now a temporary home to 62 dogs and three cats rescued from a home in Eden. Vets and humane society volunteers are taking care of them and giving them various vaccines and immunizations.

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  12. Dozens of animals rescued are "doing better"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    "The animals were in atrocious condition," said Nancy Cathcart, the President and CEO of the Humane Society of Chittenden County. "They really were very very dirty.

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  13. Vermont amnesty will allow ticket scofflaws to get driver's license returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Fox News

    ... to pay $20 for every ticket that is overdue by more than 75 days, WCAX.com reported. "This is not a gift," Chittenden County Prosecutor T.J. Donovan told WCAX.com. "This is in the interest of all Vermonters because while they are on our roadways, we ...

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  14. 60 dogs removed from 'appalling conditions' at 'rescue' in Eden, VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Examiner.com

    ... water or acceptable living conditions. Law enforcement officials were assisted by the Humane Society of Chittenden County, the Central Vermont Humane Society, the Humane Society of the United States, the North Country Animal League, and Spring Hill ...

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  15. David's Thursday WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... SAY THEY DIDN'T HAVE ACCESS TO CLEAN WATER, FOOD OR SANITARY LIVING CONDITIONS. THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF CHITTENDEN COUNTY, THE CENTRAL VERMONT HUMANE SOCIETY, AND OTHER ORGANIZATIONS HELPED WITH THE RESCUE AND REMOVAL OF THE ANIMALS. SOME OF THE ...

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  16. Dozens of animals rescued in EdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Vermont State Police and members from several different humane societies looked at and nursed back to health nearly 100 pets from an Eden home. They then took 60 dogs and three cats to an undisclosed location in Chittenden County.

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  17. Police: 100 Animals Rescued from Eden HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WVNY

    ... and didn't have access to clean water, food, and sanitary living conditions. The Humane Society of Chittenden County, Central Vermont Humane Society, the Humane Society of the United States, the North Country Animal League, and Spring Hill Horse ...

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  18. Vermont State Police: Close to 100 dogs found living in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | MassLive.com

    ... sanitary living conditions, police said. Law enforcement officials were assisted by the Humane Society of Chittenden County, the Central Vermont Humane Society, the Humane Society of the United States, the North Country Animal League, and Spring ...

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  19. Vermont to hold driver's license restoration pilot programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | North County Public Radio

    Drivers in five Vermont counties who have lost their licenses because they couldn't pay traffic fines are going to be given the opportunity to get their driving privileges back. Gov. Peter Shumlin and Chittenden County State's Attorney T.J. Donovan announced Tuesday a pilot program that will allow people who can't pay fines to negotiate lower payments.

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  20. Lawmakers Call for Ouside Help on "Gruber Fiasco"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WVNY

    ... in billing we should have, that needs to be rectified as soon as possible," said Senator Phil Baruth/ (D) Chittenden County. Republican state leaders said they are still waiting on a status the district attorney for the state of Vermont regarding ...

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