$1.5 Million Coming to Franklin County

More than $1.5 million dollars was awarded to Franklin County municipalities through the Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC). In a joint statement made August 19, 2020 Vermont's Congressional delegation announced projects in Fletcher, Highgate, Montgomery, and...

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Expanded Eligibility for Economic Recovery Grants

Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott, the Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) and the Department of Taxes today announced expanded eligibility for Economic Recovery Grants for Vermont businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the...

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Boston Post Dairy In the News

As part of a story on What to Do in Vermont on Vacation Week, Anne Doe of Boston Post Dairy was interviewed and BPD was highlighted along with cruising Lake Champlain on the Spirit of Ethan Allen and Palmer Lane Maple in Jericho. To watch the interview please use this...

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2020 Best of Business Award Winners

The Vermont Business Magazine recently came out with its 2020 Best of Business Awards. Voted on by more than 53,000 Vermonters these businesses represent many of the stand-out businesses in Vermont. FCIDC hopes you will join us in congratulating those winners from our...

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Calling Would-be Woodworkers

Vermont Woodworking School is enrolling students in its Summer and Fall Immersion Programs. Enroll now for six, nine or fifteen weeks and stay for up to two academic years. Gain the craftsmanship and design skills you need to successfully launch your woodworking...

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Small Business Administration at 14th Star

14th Star Brewing Co. hosted a Small Business Administration Workshop on Wednesday, February 19, 2020.  Representatives of more than a dozen organizations and state and federal agencies were on-hand to answer questions from area small business owners. Also on-hand...

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2020 Franklin Region Career and Job Expo

The Franklin Region Career Job Expo,  presented by Franklin County Industrial Development Corp, VT Department of Labor, Franklin County Regional Chamber of Commerce, Creative Workforce Solutions, Northwest Technical Center, Franklin County Business & Professional...

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Local Food, Local Places

in 2019 Healthy Roots Collaborative recently requested technical assistance through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Local Foods, Local Places program to engage residents and develop an action plan for promoting the local food system and a more healthy,...

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FCIDC Hosts Annual Reception

FCIDC Board Members, Staff, and friends recently gathered at the St. Albans Museum for its annual reception. Catered by Santini Catering with 14th Star providing beverages, guests enjoyed great food and lively conversation while honoring community leaders. Kathy...

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