Latest Burlington, Vermont Stories

2011-07-21 09:02:00

BURLINGTON, N.J., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 11 the American Red Cross announced that it has donated nearly $245 million to its Japan Disaster Response and distributed almost 90 percent of those funds to Japan, including money raised by Burlington Coat Factory and its customers.

2011-07-11 13:49:00

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to significant recent growth in its x-ray medical supply business, Burlington Medical Supplies of Newport News, Virginia has announced several changes to its sales and marketing operations. Steve Porter has joined the radiation protection distributor and supplier in the newly created position as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, based out of Newport News headquarters.

2011-06-28 14:20:00

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Burlington Medical Supplies, headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, has introduced a new product into its inventory.

2011-05-27 13:47:00

BURLINGTON, Wash., May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Outlet Shoppes at Burlington is excited to announce that they have installed Level II chargers for electrical vehicles. Electric vehicle drivers will be able to top off their batteries while shopping at dozens of stores.

2011-03-25 00:00:29

Draker Labs, a provider of high performance turnkey monitoring systems for large commercial and utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, is moving into new, larger offices on April 1, 2011.

2011-03-04 09:32:00

BURLINGTON, N.J., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The cold winter months are notoriously difficult for those in need, but thanks to the annual partnership of Burlington Coat Factory, ABC's Good Morning America (GMA), and the national non-profit organization, One Warm Coat, struggling Americans were gifted a new or gently-worn winter coat to brave the weather in comfort.

2011-03-01 05:18:00

BURLINGTON, Vt., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bruegger's announced that it will donate approximately $90,000 to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals - largely the result of its "Bottomless Mug" campaign, which ran October 27, 2010 through January 31, 2011.

2011-02-10 13:08:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau today released more detailed 2010 Census population totals and demographic characteristics to the governor and leadership of the state legislature in Vermont.

2011-01-07 10:00:00

WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa, Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lake Geode Challenge triathlon is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, July 16, at Geode State Park in Danville, Iowa. The Olympic-distance event provides triathletes of all abilities with a challenging race.

2010-12-23 06:30:00

WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa, Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great River Foundation, which is affiliated with Great River Health Systems, has been awarded a two-year grant from the Wellmark Foundation to help fight childhood obesity.

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