The Vermont House just voted
unanimously in favor of a bill that would make recycling mandatory across the
state. The bill would make recycling – and eventually composting – mandatory,
with the mandates being phased in over the next few years.
State symbols are the subject of grade school projects, tourism marketing and a bit of cynical derision. But dig into the stories behind official symbols, and they reveal our history, culture and economic values.
Health care companies are among the handful of businesses that have been able to expand, despite the recession; Chittenden Sen. Doug Racine says Governor Jim Douglas’ criticism of early campaigning is misplaced;