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100-year-old Exposition Worker Wins National Award

Sun, 07/16/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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.

Apple Computer: An Innovative Technology

Sun, 07/16/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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 Leahy's Amendment To Delay Border-Crossing Requirements

Thu, 07/13/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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

Thu, 07/13/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

                     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

Champlain College hires two new deans as part of academic division restructuring

Mon, 07/10/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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: A New Trends Setter in Computer World

Sun, 07/09/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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.

Press release from Stone Environmental, Inc.

Sun, 07/09/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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.

The Universal compatibility and Power Mac

Sun, 07/09/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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

Powerful and Cheapest Apple Computer Accessories for You

Fri, 07/07/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

G4 Power Mac Speaker Guard
Stylize your G4 Power Mac with this innovative speaker guard. It is one of a kind and delicately hand crafted from 100% aluminum. Its unique design protects the
speaker from dust and other foreign objects. Using the latest laser technology, the holes are skillfully cut to maintain optimum sound quality. Its specific shape is
designed to fit perfectly into your G4 Power Mac Speaker opening without using any adhesive. Plus, you can choose from three different colors: Metallic Red, Gun
Metal and Silver.

Pioneer Environmetal hires Perry, Prasch

Thu, 07/06/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

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.

Vermont Life hires new publisher

Thu, 07/06/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

New Publisher Hired for Vermont
Life Magazine
MONTPELIER, Vt. – A publishing
industry veteran has been selected as the new publisher of Vermont Life Magazine.
Tom Kelly became the publisher and
chief executive for the award-winning publication effective June 26, according
to Kevin Dorn, Secretary of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development,
which oversees Vermont Life’s operations.
“We couldn’t be more
pleased to have attracted someone of Tom Kelly’s caliber for this new