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Rebecca Haslam, a Champlain Elementary School teacher and District Social Studies and Equity Curriculum Coach for grades K-5, has been selected as the 2015 Vermont Teacher of the Year (VT-TOY), the Agency of Education announced today.

David Grippin, managing partner of Grippin Donlan Pinkham has announced that Nate Hibler, CPA has recently joined the firm as a senior accountant.

Central Vermont Medical Center medical staff recently elected new leadership for fiscal years 2015-2016.  Shown here outgoing medical staff President Joe Pekala, MD (left) who turned over the gavel to the new medical staff President Mark Crane, MD (right). President–elect is Cathy Palmer, MD chief of the department of pathology.

The change of command ceremony for the U.S. Marine Corps (from General Amos to General Dunford) took place at 10 a.m. at the Marine Barracks in Washington on October 17th, 2014.  Senator Leahy was in attendance.  He has known General Dunford for a long time and is a fellow alumnus of St.

ARC Mechanical has announced the hiring of new employees in several departments, as well as the promotion of one employee.

Gossens Bachman Architects has announced that Diantha S. Korzun, AIA LEED AP and Daniel Wheeler have joined our team. 

A student team from Norwich College in Northfield, Vt., is among five teams in New England chosen by the US Environmental Protection Agency to receive up to $15,000 to pursue projects that deliver sustainable, alternative methods of addressing environmental challenges.

KSV, a Burlington-based marketing firm, has promoted Cavan Chasan to executive connections director. The promotion reflects leadership restructuring within the digital media team and recognizes Chasan’s contributions to the growth and prosperity of the group.

The Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Run-Off Companies (AIRROC) has named Anna Petropoulos, founder and president of Apetrop USA, Inc., as its Person of the Year.

Ledyard National Bank is pleased to announce that Victoria Mesropian has joined as Assistant Vice President, Private Banking Relationship Manager.

Dr. Bob Arnot will be the keynote speaker at CVAA’s Annual Meeting on October 28 at the Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center in South Burlington. The annual meeting will begin at 3pm, Dr.

Sovernet Communications announced today the appointment of veteran telecommunications professional Sharon Combes-Farr as the company’s Director of Marketing, effective immediately. Combes-Farr is a Vermonter who brings with her more than 17 years of telecommunications, marketing and project management experience.