VLCT Develops Handbook To Fight Embezzlement

Policymakers say it’s unclear whether more Vermonters are actually embezzling money, but there are certainly more media reports of the white-collar crime affecting cities and towns.So they’re working to provide a set of standards for small town governments to thwart it themselves.

Rockingham, Bellows Falls To Vote On Merger

Officials in Rockingham and its village of Bellows Falls have agreed to bring a long-debated merger to a vote on town meeting day. In order to move the merger forward, they’ve left a few sticking points to be settled, if the two entities become one.