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NBT Bank continues its support of the communities it serves with a recent donation to support the efforts of the Williston Community Food Shelf.

Bond Auto Parts, Inc., a Barre, VT based company, created a fundraising mission during this past holiday season and raised $30,525 for local food shelves across its network of stores.  Food shelves across the region are typically hit hard during the holiday season and the money raised can go to purchasing food to replenish their shelves or help run their programs.

Members of the Windsor Fire Department performed double duty recently as they took part in training activities at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center’s former Skilled Nursing Home facility.

Howard Center recently appointed Charlotte Ancel and Kerrick Johnson to three-year terms its board of trustees. Ancel and Johnson were appointed to fill three-year terms on the Board.

Peak Physical Therapy Sports and Performance Center introduces the newest member of their team, Mindy Cohen, MSPT.

The cofounders of Seven Days, Vermont’s free, independent weekly newspaper, have been chosen as two of this year’s inductees into the New England Newspaper Hall of Fame. Pamela Polston and Paula Routly will be honored at a ceremony during the New England Newspaper and Press Association conference in February.

The Vermont community has donated $110,000 for WARMTH, and coupled with the  Merchants Bank matching grant of $40,000, a total of $150,000 was raised in the month of December alone to prevent Vermonters in need from going without heat.  Merchants Bank partnered with the Champlain Valley of Office Economic Opportunity (CVOEO), the agency who administers the WARMTH Program, and offered a dollar-f

Northfield Savings Bank has announced five appointments to the executive team:

Cheryl A. LaFrance:  Senior Vice President – Chief Operating Officer

Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort systems and comprehensive facility solutions, has announced that Jamie Simmons is a controls technician in their office at 175 Leroy Road in Williston. “Jamie’s been very successful in our Rochester, NY office and we’re thrilled he’s decided to transfer,” said Trane Contracting Operations Manager Ed Maruszczak.

PayData Payroll and HR Solutions has announced that Lisa Wilson, has been elected vice president of the Green Mountain Payroll Association. Green Mountain Payroll Association (GMPA) is a state wide organization serving payroll professionals. Lisa Wilson will soon be celebrating 19-years with PayData. Wilson assumed this position January 1st, 2015.

Kyra Padula has joined BlackRock Construction as Comptroller. BlackRock Construction, a division of Hergenrother Realty Group, is an assemblage of award-winning construction and development professionals headquartered in Colchester, VT.

Karyn Romanoski-Newick, MSN, FNP recently joined the University of Vermont Health Network-Central Vermont Medical Center’s ExpressCare facility on the Barre-Montpelier Road.  She will also be working with podiatrist Kevin McNamara, DPM in his office on the UVM Health Network-CVMC campus in building B.