News for Community

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
The Chamber is currently soliciting nominations for Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Business Leader of the Year for 2019.   The Chamber Business Leader of the Year should be a member of the Chamber and embody and share the mission of the Chamber.  Our mission is to create an economic climate conducive to business growth and bridge from the business community to the general public and cultural ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Thursday, August 08, 2019
The Habitat for Humanity of Rutland County, Vermont Affiliate serves residents of the Rutland County Community. After almost a decade of being unaffiliated, members of the community recognized the need for Habitat and took action. Beginning in late 2012, a steering committee went through the lengthy process of applying to become a Habitat affiliate.  The new affiliate completed its first home, a ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, August 08, 2019
McCamley & Branchaud, P.C. is a full service law office located in Rutland, Vermont. Areas of practice include injury/accidents; real estate, wrongful death, estate planning, permitting, DUI, criminal cases, divorce and child custody and more. The attorneys have decades of combined legal experience and represent clients in Rutland and Southern Vermont.   From complex divorce and child custody ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, August 05, 2019
The Chamber is excited to present the 3rd Annual Real Rutland Feud on Saturday, February 22nd at the Paramount Theatre.  We are looking for 8 Businesses/Organizations to go head to head in this fun event while raising funds for the Regional Marketing Initiative.  The cost for a team to participate in this “fun”draiser is $1,500 per 5 person team.   Here just some of the benefits to your business ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
Rutland Habitat for HumanityAnnounces New Home Partners – Starts Build ProjectWelcomes Community Volunteers for “Build Days” Seeks $35k To Help Close Funding Gap  RUTLAND, June 24, 2019  – Rutland Habitat for Humanity invites neighbors to help Hassam Alhallak and Hazar Mansour become Rutland home owners through the Habitat Home Partners program.  Home Partners are any community member who wishes ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
THE STRENGHTENING WORKING FAMILIES INITIATIVE at Vermont Adult Learning.Rutland, VT  In just 6 MONTHS you can be on a NEW CAREER PATH!  To help families create stability, get on a better career path with good wages and benefits, we are promoting a DOL/Vermont Tech grant that would fund eligible parents to take the nationally recognizedCERTIFIED PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN CERTICATEcourse at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Study Touts Rutland County Housing CostsSargeant Appraisal Service Study Shows County Has Vermont’s Most-Affordable Home Prices as a Percentage of Income  RUTLAND, Vt. – Rutland County has Vermont’s lowest home acquisition cost as a percentage of median income.   That’s the key finding of a new study by Sargeant Appraisal Service, which says home ownership costs here are dramatically lower than ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic