It's Partly Cloudy and 24.98 degrees in Burlington, VT. Today's forecast: Snow (3–6 in.) tomorrow morning and afternoon. Today's high will be 32.54 °F and tonight's low will be 29.27 °F. Sunset will be at 04:25 PM.
January 1 in Vermont History 📅
Horace Greeley forswears distilled liquors, 1824, then moves to East Poultney to begin apprenticeship on local paper.
- Reporter’s notebook: 2020 — the year Vermont transformed its homelessness response via VTDigger
The state successfully found housing for homeless individuals in the early weeks of the pandemic, and thanks to federal funding made inroads in establishing permanent housing. But questions and problems remain.
Thursday, December 31, 2020 08:09 PM
- Reporter’s notebook: Sparked by George Floyd killing, Battery Park protesters demanded change via VTDigger
For more than a month, hundreds — and sometimes thousands — of people marched from Battery Park to City Hall, demanding that three Burlington police officers who’d been accused of inflicting excessive force on people of color lose their jobs.
Thursday, December 31, 2020 08:08 PM
- Chef demonstrates how to make mini holiday bundt cakes via WCAX3
If your New Year’s resolution is to do some more baking, check out this mini pumpkin bunt cake recipe. Alexandra Montgomery talked with Jeremy Ratta, the senior culinary director at the Residence at Otter Creek.
Friday, January 01, 2021 11:32 AM
- Shots fired at Tupper Lake hardware store via WCAX3
A man is in police custody after shots were fired at a hardware store in New York’s North Country.
Friday, January 01, 2021 11:42 AM
- Obituary: Tabitha Elizabeth Sweeney, 1994-2020 via Seven Days
Tabitha Elizabeth Sweeney passed away at age 26 on Monday, December 21, 2020, at her home in Colchester, Vt. Tabitha was born in Burlington on November 2, 1994, to Tammy Sweeney and Gary Chagnon. Tabitha was a vibrant young woman filled with love and a thirst for life and experiences.
Thursday, December 31, 2020 09:00 PM
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Are you ready to #JumpInWithMax?
To max-ivate new donors, Max has agreed to jump in icy Lake Champlain live on FB if we raise the last $5K toward our $25K goal by midnight. Yes, really!
Donate $31 by the stroke of midnight right now.
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You all are crushing the #JumpInWithMax donations today, wow! We are just $2K away from our $25K goal for midnight. Max is picking out which swim trunks will keep him warmest for his Lake Champlain jump. Let's make it happen. Give your $31 now! #VTpoli #BTV #VT https://t.co/Jgr9Ww6ngA
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The #JumpInWithMax goal is so, so close!
We're just a few hundred dollars away from our $25K.
We've got until midnight to meet Max's challenge. Let's get him in the lake. Give your $31 now! Thank you. #VTpoli #BTV #VT https://t.co/Jgr9Ww6ngA
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Dave's Corner 💭
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Latest Issues from SeeClickFix 👁
- Parking Garages and Lots
Trash strewn left side of garage entrance. Appears to have been there several days. Outside areas of City garages should be on trash patrol twice daily. Please remove trash. Thank you
159 Cherry St Burlington, VT, 05401, USA
Friday, January 01, 2021 01:40 AM
- Traffic/Street Signs: Report Problem
The traffic speed signs on South Prospect street have stopped operating. There are two one by Cliff and one by Redstone Apartments both no
499 S Prospect St Burlington VT 05401, United States
Thursday, December 31, 2020 04:45 PM
tags on the rooftop
6 Pine St Burlington, VT, 05401, USA
Thursday, December 31, 2020 12:37 PM
- On street parking violations
Police vehicle idling for 40 minutes at a time in a 15 minute parking zone day after day after day after day while the officer hangs out at JR‘s.
Same thing, different day. Stop idling, actually patrol rather then stand around in JR’s and find a proper space to park rather then a limited time spot.
134 North St Burlington, VT, 05401, USA
Thursday, December 31, 2020 09:56 AM
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Random Burlingtonian Quote of the Day 📝
In the late eighteenth and the greater part of the nineteenth centuries appeared the first marked cultural shift in the attitude taken toward change. Under the names of indefinite perfectibility, progress, and evolution, the movement of things in the universe itself and of the universe as a whole began to take on a beneficent instead of hateful aspect.
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