Luskin: Remembering Irene

The Rock River has been destroying homes, bridges, roads and businesses in Williamsville and South Newfane ever since the villages were settled. Deborah Luskin lives on the Rock River, and she credits the river for something constructive, as well

Shumlin Plans Irene Anniversary Tour

As Vermont prepares to mark a year since Tropical Storm Irene ravaged parts of the state, Governor Peter Shumlin plans to visit 22 communities affected by the storm.

Long Term Recovery Group Still Fundraising

Eleven months after it was established to help individuals recovering from last August’s flooding, Vermont’s Long Term Disaster Recovery Group says it’s far short of its fundraising goal. Money raised by the group provides a fund-of-last-resort for people who’ve exhausted other Irene recovery resources. Organizers say there are still hundreds of people in need of assistance.