Category Archives: Downtown Rutland

Alfresco anyone?

RUTLAND BITES | By STEVE PETERS This summer, the last thing I want to do is be cooped up inside any longer than necessary. So when it comes to dining…

RUTLAND FARMERS MARKET FIXINS

By GORDON DRITSCHILO  |  Culture Correspondent. This is, I admit, more of a cold-weather dish, but I hope you can forgive me for thinking in those terms after the last…

Teen loses the pack in annual Crowley 10K

By TOM HALEY  | Sports Correspondent. There were a lot of happy runners crossing the finish line at the Kids Downtown Mile, 5K, 10K and half marathon of Sunday’s Crowley Brothers…

Parking fee plan gets okay

By Brent Curtis  |  Correspondent. A committee of the Rutland Board of Aldermen gave an early thumbs-up last week to a proposal that would offer more incentives for commuters and…

Growing Our Way Forward: Rutland’s rep is on the rise – as a food mecca

  COVER STORY | By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG The city’s neighbors tell tourists “Rutland is the food mecca of Vermont.” This, according to Greg Cox, president of the Vermont Farmers…

Bring on the Moose: Rutland’s First Brewery is Open and Brewing

RUTLAND BITES  |  By STEVE PETERS It’s been more than 25 years since the first brewpub opened in Vermont. Since then, the craft brew industry has exploded and our state…

State of the city: Taking Rutland’s pulse amid national press coverage and an ‘addiction crisis’

By ROB MITCHELL, BRENT CURIS and GORDON DRITSCHILO  |  Correspondents Late in 2013, a group of people got together to set a lofty, positive goal for a group that was…

Buzz Brilliance: A caffeinated city is a creative city

  CIRCLES OF COMMUNITY  |  By JOANNA TEBBS YOUNG This week I feel the need to talk about something very close to my heart: coffee. More specifically, coffee shops. After…

Public transporter: The Bus moves you – wherever you want to go

RUT YOU SEE  |  By PATRICK GRIFFIN How many of us have ever ridden the Marble Valley Regional Transit District, better known by its bubble letter insignia “The Bus”? Probably…

Find the joy here and spread it

  I HEART RUTLAND  |  By ANNA DUNTON-GALLAGHER I was born at the Rutland Regional Medical Center. I attended Rutland High School. I began my veterinary career on Stratton Road….