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…

FDA drops ‘added sugar’ labels

By Kate Barcellos Staff Writer The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday they would not require the labels of 100-percent maple and honey products to include “contains added sugars”…

Brandon firefighters receive $160K grant

By Keith Whitcomb Jr. Staff Writer BRANDON — The Brandon Fire Department will be able to purchase new breathing systems without leaning on local taxpayers, thanks to a federal grant….

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,…

Fear Factor: Taking the stress out of vet visits for your pet

Dr. Anna Dunton-Gallager OFF THE LEASH I wanted to take a moment and talk about the “Fear Free” movement in veterinary medicine and why it is so important. For instance,…

Think you don’t like celery?: Give this light and fruity salad a try

Steve Peters RUTLAND BITES I hate to make assumptions, but I feel confident in saying that no one would admit to celery being their favorite vegetable. I certainly wouldn’t, and…

The Tools of the Trade

Lindsay Courcelle THE HEALTHY DOSE I have a lot of conversations about surgery. Many of my clients have had surgical procedures in the past, and I work gently on their…

READER BULLETINS: September 6-12, 2018

To list your event in the Reader Bulletins email editor@rutlandreader.comRUTLAND SOUTH ROTARY CLUB ANNUAL FUNDRAISING RAFFLEThis year’s raffle, the proceeds from which go back into the community, will be held…

+FIVE: September 6-12, 2018

Tell me about it… Catching People’s StoriesSept. 7, 1:30 p.m.Godnick Center1 Deer St., RutlandJane Beck, founder and former executive director of the Vermont Folk Life Center, will demonstrate how recorded…

ARTS PREVIEW: September 6-12, 2018

TINMOUTHGuitarist Claude BourbonThe Old Firehouse season opens with Claude Bourbon, a French-born guitarist, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14.Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained in the…