MONTPELIER — On Tuesday, June 9, Jack Dale was treated to a 100th birthday Drive-By Celebration involving neighbors, friends from Christ Church and Westview Meadows, along with fire trucks and a number of police cars. His family thanks the City, friends and neighbors for recognizing this milestone. Mr Dale resides with his son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Wendy Dale.
NEW ENGLAND — The Alzheimer’s Association New England Regional Chapters announced expansion of virtual education programs, support groups and resources as the COVID -19 crisis continues. For more information, visit AlzHereForYou.org
BARRE — The Computer Barn Ltd. selected Capstone Community Action to receive a donation of 10 desktop computer systems refurbished and setup for immediate use.
Northfield Savings Bank made a $15,000 donation to Vermont Foodbank as a result of NSB’s “Make a Mobile Deposit, Make a Difference” campaign. For every mobile deposit made in the month of May, NSB donated $3.
COLCHESTER — In response to the financial crisis and economic downturn faced by Vermont consumers as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vermont credit unions helped more than 17,680 members by granting forbearances or extending payments on mortgage balances, consumer loans, business loans, and funded small business loan applications through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program. An additional $3.7 million in low rate or 0% emergency loans made to consumers brings the sum of COVID-19 financial support provided to Vermont credit union members to $384,277,928.
MONTPELIER — Ten Vermont Rotary Clubs joined Vermont dairy recovery and food assistance effort to raise over $10,000 to help Vermont Foodbank.
Area projects receiving American Council of Engineering Companies of Vermont (ACEC of Vermont) 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards include:
Category B: Transportation – Airports/Bridges/ Highways/Interchanges/Roadways
Merit Award Recipient/Owner/Project – T.Y. Lin International/Vermont Agency of Transportation/Morristown, Vermont Route 15A over Lamoille River;
Category C: Environmental - Water Supply/Treatment
Merit Award Recipient/Owner/Project – Sanborn, Head and Associates/Washington Electric Cooperative/Landfill Gas Collection and Conveyance System Upgrades;
Category E: Special Projects
Merit Award Recipient/Owner/Project – Weston & Sampson Engineers/Lawson’s Finest Liquids, LLC/Brewery Wastewater Pre‐Treatment Facility.