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RHS hosts German students

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer After a group of 14 students and two educators from Rutland High School spent two weeks in Germany during the summer, a group of 14…

PEG-TV celebrates 25 years

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer With a few small video cameras, two separate television channels, a few locations, Rutland’s local cable-access television station, PEG-TV, was created, and 25 years later,…

Busy year for CCV’s city campus

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer More than 20 students attended an orientation event for the start of the fall semester at Rutland’s Community College of Vermont campus, and a staff…

Warm welcome for new school year:

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer On a hot Wednesday, it might seem like some ice cream served in the Rutland High School cafeteria could take away the sting of going…

Vt. schools get safety grants

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer Almost 240 Vermont schools have been awarded safety grants from a $5 million funding package, from which $4 million will be used for safety improvements…

Rising to challenge: Super speaks

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer At a Project VISION meeting last Thursday, Adam Taylor, the new superintendent for Rutland City Schools, opened up about his love for education and the…

City FD adds new firetruck

By Patrick McArdle Staff Writer The Rutland City Fire Department has put 4 on the floor. The department’s new truck, a 2018 Pierce Sabre fire engine pumper truck, was delivered…

Something hot brewing at Ruff Life

By PATRICK McARDLE Staff Writer It would be a rough life without coffee. Fortunately, downtown Rutland now has the Ruff Life Café, which has coffee. Ruff Life opened last Wednesday…

New super wants city to be No. 1

By PATRICK McARDLE Staff Writer Two things are obvious very quickly about Adam Taylor, the new superintendent for the Rutland City Public Schools. First, he is very enthusiastic about his…

Home giveaway narrowed to 10 finalists

By PATRICK McARDLE Staff Writer From more than 160 applicants in Green Mountain Power’s Innovation Home Contest, 10 finalists from across the country have been selected, and a final decision…