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    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, Community, Events
    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
    Thursday, February 23, 2017
    Public service program to offer resource referrals and educationMiddlebury – Homeward Bound, Addison County's Humane Society, has teamed up with the Addison County Community Trust (ACCT) to introduce a new public service program to underserved pet owners.  The program is called Pet CORE (Community Outreach Resources Education) and its mission is to reach out to targeted communities around the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest
    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
    Monday, May 16, 2016
    Addison County Chamber of Commerce Hosts Gubernatorial Candidates’ ForumMiddlebury, Vermont – May 16, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a gubernatorial candidates’ forum on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. The forum will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main Street, Vergennes Vt.  Eric Davis, professor emeritus, Middlebury College will moderate the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Political
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Scholarship Available for Graduating PAHCC SeniorsAnnual scholarship funded by Addison County Chamber of CommerceMiddlebury, Vermont – April 27, 2016 – The Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center Guidance Department is now accepting scholarship applications from graduating PAHCC seniors who have a demonstrated commitment to career and community and who plan to pursue further education after ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education
    Thursday, April 21, 2016
    800+ Runners Expected for 8th Middlebury Maple RunMiddlebury, Vermont – April 21, 2016 – Approximately 800 runners, many traveling with family and friends, are expected in Middlebury the weekend of April 30-May 1 for the eighth edition of the Middlebury Maple Run – The Sweetest Half. The race starts at 9 a.m. on Sunday, May 1st from the parking lot behind Porter Hospital.  Event organizers add a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Events
    Monday, April 11, 2016
    'Exchange Street Extravaganza' Folded Into FondoIn its third year, Vermont Gran Fondo turns start and finish area into festivalMiddlebury, Vermont – April 11, 2016 – For the third edition of the Vermont Gran Fondo, set for Saturday, June 4, cyclists will find a stretch of Middlebury’s Exchange Street transformed into a hub where riders can take advantage of a bicycle safety check the night before, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events
    Tuesday, February 02, 2016
    Addison County Chamber Invites Chamber and Community Members to Travel to Europe Two Destinations in 2016—Ireland and Rhine River CruiseMiddlebury, Vermont – February 2, 2016 – 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 either Ireland or the Rhine River. There is an information ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Friday, January 29, 2016
    8th Middlebury Maple Run Set for Sunday, May 1st Pre-Race Pasta Dinner; Incentive for Oldest RunnersMiddlebury, Vermont – January 29, 2016 – The eighth edition of the “Middlebury Maple Run – The Sweetest Half” is scheduled for Sunday, May 1st with a starting time of 9 a.m. The Middlebury Maple Run is one of New England’s “must-do” races with an estimated 800 to 900 runners expected for this year’s ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Events
    Monday, January 04, 2016
    Vermont Gran Fondo Offers New Routes, New After Party Third edition features two new climbs, multiple covered bridges, country stores;named one of U.S.’s Top 10Middlebury, Vermont – January 4, 2016 – The climbing will be no less challenging, the views every bit as breathtaking, and the post-ride party kicked up a notch.  The third Vermont Gran Fondo, named one of the U.S.’s Top 10 Gran Fondos by ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events

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    Sue Hoxie  |  President
    Addison County Chamber of Commerce
    93 Court Street
    Middlebury VT 05753
    p: 802-388-7951
    e: sue@addisoncounty.com

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