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    Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    New Owners Invite the Community to Visit The Addison County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce an open house at the Inn on the Green at 71 South Pleasant St on April 14th from 12:00pm to 4:00pm, hosted by new owners Chris and Chelsea Griggs of Salisbury, Vermont.   Chris is the owner of East View Electric, an electrical contracting business in New Haven. Chelsea is employed at Mount ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, February 04, 2019
    The Addison County Chamber Sees Flurry of New Members Middlebury, Vermont – January 25, 2019 –The Addison County Chamber of Commerce welcomes eighteen new members in less than three months.   The Addison County Chamber has been a flurry of activity with a surge of new members at the end of 2018 (see full list below). This surge is due in part to the ability to offer special health insurance ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Saturday, January 05, 2019
    Two nights in Prague, 7 nights aboard the AmaLea down the DanubeOctober 29- November 8, 2019  Middlebury, Vermont— December 19, 2018 — Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival co-founders Jay Craven and Lloyd Komesar and Addison County Chamber of Commerce president Rob Carter invite travelers, fans of cinema, and supporters of the Chamber to enjoy Prague and the historic Danube River aboard the cruise ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018
    Middlebury, Vermont, November 8, 2018 –The Vermont Governor’s Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities (GCEPD) announced the employer award recipients for the “Spirit of the ADA” Awards.  Awards are given to employers who reflect the spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act in their employment practices and successfully meet the following criteria:Recruitment outreach and equal ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Chambers In Vermont Once Again Offering Health Insurance Plans: Every Corner Of The State Will Be Covered  Middlebury, Vermont - October 16, 2018 –The Vermont Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives announced on Oct. 12 that its organization will once again be offering a variety of health insurance plans to its 29 chambers and many members throughout the state for the first time since ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    Silver Maple Construction, Amey Ryan, and Mahaney Center for the Arts Are 2018 Chamber Award Recipients  Middlebury, Vermont - October 15, 2018 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce recognized a local business, individual, and non-profit organization with awards during its annual meeting held on October 11th at Tourterelle Restaurant, New Haven, Vt. Three awards were presented in front of a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, February 02, 2018
    Addison County Chamber Invites Chamber and Community Members to Travel to Scotland Enjoy picturesque scenery and historic castles  Middlebury, Vermont – January 29, 2018 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce is offering its members, their families and friends, and members of the community the opportunity to travel this fall to the beautiful country of Scotland. There is an informational ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, December 29, 2017
    Middlebury, Vermont – December 29, 2017 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest member, Waterman Siteworks, and congratulates Ben Waterman on the establishment of his full service excavation business. Waterman Siteworks specializes in complete excavation and site work services including: excavating, septic systems, hauling, driveways, and foundations. Before launching his own ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 12, 2017
    Middlebury, Vermont – December 12, 2017 –The Addison County Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest member, Silver Maple Construction, and congratulates them on the completion of their new offices on River Rd in New Haven. Led by lifelong friends Sean Flynn and Mike Steele, Silver Maple Construction is a collective of experienced artisans and talented builders who offer a progressive approach to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, October 26, 2017
    Kennedy Brothers, Women of Wisdom/Sweet Charity and Dan Brown Are 2017 Chamber Award Recipients Also New Board of Directors is Elected for 2017-2018 Middlebury, Vermont – October 26, 2017 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce recognized a local business, non-profit organization, and individual with awards during its annual meeting held on October 24th at Vergennes Opera House, Vergennes, Vt. ...read more
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Tiered Dues Model Provides Members with More Choice and Increased ROIMiddlebury, Vermont – September 5, 2017 – With a desire to better serve its members, the Addison County Chamber of Commerce is changing the way its members will invest.  The chamber is converting its membership dues model from one based on number of employees (fair share) to a model that’s based on benefits (tiers).  “Since its ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, August 14, 2017
    City-wide celebration includes festivities that appeal to all agesVergennes, Vermont – August 14, 2017 – Vergennes Day kicks off its 36th year on Friday, August 25th with the monthly Vergennes Arts Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. and a street dance in City Green featuring the music of “The Hitmen” from 7 to 10 p.m. The kick-off street dance is sponsored by the Dorchester Lodge 1 F. & A.M. Saturday’s ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events, Community
    Wednesday, June 14, 2017
    Public welcome to enjoy food, drink, music, at Woodchuck Cider House on July 1  Middlebury, Vermont—For the first time in its four years of welcoming riders from around the globe to Addison County’s world-class cycling routes, the Vermont Gran Fondo will invite cyclists to literally ride into the event’s après-ride party.   Woodchuck Cider House at 1321 Exchange Street in Middlebury will be the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Events, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    Innkeeper Donates Winnings to Moosalamoo Association  Middlebury, Vermont – May 23, 2017 – Chipman Inn won the Pot of Gold at the Addison County Chamber of Commerce’s recent business networking event. The Pot of Gold is a promotion the Chamber offers at its monthly mixers that creates a fun atmosphere and helps drive attendance. If a Chamber member’s name is drawn from the pot and they’re in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    Former Connor Homes Employees Specialize in Residential Design, Management, Consulting and Millwork  Middlebury, Vermont – May 2, 2017 –The Addison County Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest member, Addison Residential LLC, and congratulates its team which includes eight former employees of Connor Homes. Led by Michael Gingras, Addison Residential specializes in residential design, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, April 24, 2017
    Middlebury, Vermont – April 24, 2017 – More than 700 runners, many traveling with family and friends, are expected in Middlebury the weekend of May 6-7 for the ninth edition of the Middlebury Maple Run – The Sweetest Half. The race starts at 9 a.m. on Sunday, May 7th from the parking lot behind Porter Hospital.  Race organizers have added a three-mile fun run to this year’s event, giving ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, February 17, 2017
    Addison County Chamber Invites Chamber and Community Members to Travel to Europe Two Destinations in 2017—Italy and a Cruise on the Danube RiverMiddlebury, Vermont – February 13, 2017 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce is offering its members, their families and friends, and members of the community the opportunity to travel this fall to two destinations—Italy’s Amalfi Coast and Pompeii or a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Monday, February 06, 2017
    Middlebury Maple Run Recognized by Runners’ World MagazineThree-Mile Fun Run Added in 2017 to Attract More Diverse Audience Middlebury, Vermont – February 6, 2017 – The ninth edition of the “Middlebury Maple Run – The Sweetest Half” is scheduled for Sunday, May 7th with a starting time of 9 a.m. The Middlebury Maple Run is one of New England’s “must-do” races and is included in the March 2017 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Events
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    Vermont Gran Fondo Back with Focus on Rider ComfortsFourth edition of “quadruple-gap century” returns with later July 1 dateMiddlebury, Vermont — January 3, 2017 – After hosting a record 300 participants for last year’s event, the Vermont Gran Fondo will return for its fourth edition on July 1, 2017, with a special emphasis on the rider experience. The Green Mountain State’s premier cycling event ...read more
    Categories: Events, Press Release
    Monday, December 05, 2016
    Legislative Preview Scheduled for December 13thVermont Chamber of Commerce President Featured SpeakerMiddlebury, Vermont – December 5, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce invites its members, non-members and residents to a legislative preview to be held on Tuesday, December 13th from 8 to 9 a.m., at Ilsley Library’s community room in Middlebury. This legislative preview provides area ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release
    Monday, December 05, 2016
    IPJ Real Estate Celebrates Move to Larger QuartersMiddlebury, Vermont – December 5, 2016 – IPJ Real Estate recently celebrated its move to a new location on Middlebury’s Main Street. Now located at 34 Main Street, their new office is situated a few doors down from their previous space. The new office provides work space for each of the agency’s four active Realtors®, the licensed agent assistant, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, November 21, 2016
    Middlebury Area Ski Centers and Lodging Properties Team Up to Offer Winter Stay & Play Packages “Winter Fun Inn Vermont” Package Provides Access to Two Ski Areas; Stay In One of Five Inns or CabinsMiddlebury, Vermont – November 21, 2016 – Addison County, an 800-square mile county nestled between the Green Mountains and Adirondacks, is primed to become a winter recreation destination rivaling some ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Understanding How Changes and Updates to Federal and State Employment Regulations Will Affect Businesses Presented by Attorneys from Langrock Sperry & Wool, LLP Middlebury, Vermont – October 26, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a seminar, featuring attorneys from Langrock Sperry & Wool, LLP, on Wednesday, November 16th in Middlebury. Titled “How Will Changes in Employment ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education
    Monday, October 24, 2016
    Addison Press, Homeward Bound: Addison County’s Humane Society and  Bill Cunningham Are 2016 Chamber Award RecipientsAlso New Board of Directors is Elected for 2016-2017Middlebury, Vermont – October 24, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce recognized a local business, non-profit organization, and individual with awards during its annual meeting held on October 20th at Middlebury ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events, General News Article
    Thursday, September 22, 2016
    Addison County Chamber and Addison Independent Co-Host Forums for Legislative CandidatesThree separate forums to be held in Bristol, Vergennes, MiddleburyMiddlebury, Vermont – September 22, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce and the Addison Independent are co-hosting three legislative candidate forums. These are non-partisan events in which candidates from all parties will be ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Political
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Last September Weekend A Busy One in BristolBetter L8 Than Never Car Show & Bristol Harvest Festival Scheduled for September 24-25Bristol, Vermont – September 13, 2016 – The last weekend of September will be a busy one in Bristol—both events will bring visitors and area residents to downtown Bristol. The Bristol Harvest Festival will be held on Saturday, September 24th on the green and the Better ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Events
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    New Full-Service Salon Opens in MiddleburyParlour is locally-owned and operated; provides customized services for its clientsMiddlebury, Vermont – August 30, 2016 –The Addison County Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest member, Parlour, and congratulates owners Lisa Phelps and Megan Mandigo on the opening of their new full service salon and mini-spa. Located at 8 Elm Street in Middlebury, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    35th Annual Vergennes Day to Celebrate Vermont’s Little CityCity-wide celebration includes festivities that appeal to all agesVergennes, Vermont – August 12, 2016 – Vergennes Day celebrates its 35th year on Friday, August 26, 2016. On the Friday evening before, the event kicks off with Vergennes Arts Walk from 5 to 7 p.m. and a street dance in City Green featuring the music of “The Hitmen” from 7 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Events

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