The South Burlington School Board is appealing a zoning permit for a methadone clinic near the city’s schools. Middlebury police say a man who said he wanted to commit "suicide by cop," was struck by two bullets fired by police officers during an extended gunfight. We all know the highest grade of maple syrup is called "Vermont Fancy." But that’s not what other states and Canadian provinces call their top quality syrup. That’s why, for the first time, a standardized set of grades is being proposed for producers everywhere. The Vermont Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms office is launching a new crime tip line that will offer money for useful information on guns and drug activity. Fans of Grace Potter will be able to watch her give a concert online as she promotes fair trade coffee.