July 19, 2006
of Transportation Terrill to Step Down
Douglas Appoints Lunderville
Montpelier, Vt. – Secretary of Transportation Dawn Terrill will
be returning to the private sector to run a small company that she and her
husband are planning to acquire, and former Secretary of Civil and Military
Affairs Neale Lunderville will step
into the post, Governor Jim Douglas announced today.
Governor Douglas praised Terrill for her service and commitment to Vermont.
July 19, 2006
Progressive Direct Makes It Easy For Fairgoers to Fill Up On More than Corn Dogs
Champlain Valley Fair's Presenting Sponsor to Give Away $20,000 in Free Gas Cards to Help Vermonters Counter High Gas Prices
100-year-old Ray Jenkins Named
Vermont's Outstanding Older Worker
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. - H.F. 'Ray' Jenkins, who turns 100 years old on Tuesday, July 18, has been named Vermont's Outstanding Older Worker by the Experience Works Prime Time Awards Program.
The honor, presented to one working individual over age 65 in each state, is given by the non-profit organization, based in Arlington, Va., to highlight people who are still contributing to their communities and keeping themselves healthy by working.
July 17th 2006, Apple already had in mind enhancements that would make his computer faster and more functional. They wanted to make it display in color. They worked to combine the terminal and memory functions of the Apple-1 by moving the display into main memory, allowing instant screen changes. None of these modifications were made specifically to make it a better product, or to make it more attractive for a customer to purchase.
Senate OKs Leahys Amendment
To Delay Border-Crossing Requirements,
As Leahy Also Beats Back Bid
To Curb 1st Responder Grants To Smaller States
WASHINGTON (Thursday, July 13) Vermont Thursday scored two
significant policy wins engineered by Sen. Patrick Leahy as the U.S. Senate passed
the annual homeland security budget bill.
In the home stretch to the bills Senate passage Thursday evening,
Leahy successfully led the effort to beat back an attempt to weaken the funding
Southern Vermont College Names New President
VT., July 14, 2006 --- Southern Vermont College announced today the selection
of Karen Gross, a leader in education and community development, as its eighth
president. She succeeds Barbara P. Sirvis, who is retiring after serving as
the College’s president for the past nine years.
Gross, selected following a six-month national search involving more than one
BURLINGTON, Vt.--Champlain College announced it has hired two new deans as part of a restructuring of the Colleges academic divisions. Dr. Jeffrey Rutenbeck of the University of Denver was named dean of the Communication and Creative Media Division and Dr. Wayne H. J. Cunningham of Iona College was appointed dean of the Business Division. The new deans join the College in July, bringing with them a wealth of experience in their fields.
Apple Computer, Inc. is an American computer technology corporation, has been a major player in the evolution of personal computing since its founding in 1976
Apple develops, sells, and supports a series of personal computers, portable media players, computer software, and computer hardware accessories. The company's
most well-known products are the Apple Macintosh line of personal computers, the iPod portable music player, and the iTunes media player.
Chris Stone, President
Seth Pitkin Appointed Vice President at Stone Environmental, Inc.
MONTPELIER, VERMONTThe partners of Stone Environmental, Inc. are pleased to announce that Seth Pitkin, leader of the companys Site Investigation & Remediation Group, has been appointed a Vice President and Officer of the organization.
10 July 2006, The combination of Mac hardware and software has been exceptionally consistent over the years,
providing an ease of use that Mac users have enjoyed. With a Windows emulator such as Virtual PC, Macs can also run
Windows and DOS applications. Since the mid 1980s, it has been essentially a Mac vs. PC world for personal
computers, with Linux-based PCs gaining ground after the millennium.
Mac mini: -
The more recently announced Apple's Mac mini has been turning some heads, even in the PC world. If the iMac G5 is
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Pioneer Environmental Associates, LLC. (Pioneer) of Vergennes, Vermont is pleased to announce the following additions to the staff of the firm. Mr. Ameddia Meddie Perry has joined the firm as Senior Hydrogeologist. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science & Biology from St. Lawrence University, in Canton New York, Mr. Perrys Vermont-based expertise is in water supply development, wastewater management, environmental investigations, and surface water investigations. As Senior Hydrogeologist at Pioneer, Mr.