This Place in History: The National Clothespin Co.
Manufacturing of wooden clothespins was once a major industry in Montpelier.
Drive sober or get pulled over: the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s campaign to stop drinking and driving; and with the big game coming up this weekend, local law enforcement is ready to do its part through STOP DWI New York, a statewide high visibility campaign that every county participates in to stop people from driving under the influence.
Ending homelessness during childhood may help solve adult homelessness moving forward, according to the Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity. It’s launched a new program focused on getting families into affordable housing, and helping them stay there.
After months of delays, Burlington's Elmwood Ave. emergency shelter community is finally opening this week, Mayor Miro Weinberger announced Monday. The residents will be moving in in stages, and Mayor Weinberger expects the shelter to be fully occupied by the end of the month.