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2014-09-04 12:22:32

AllEarth Renewables Installing Nearly 5 Megawatts of Solar Trackers at State Facilities, Utilizing SunPower Panels WILLISTON, Vt., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AllEarth Renewables today announced that it has initiated construction on nearly 5 megawatts of projects utilizing its dual-axis solar tracker systems to provide power to 12 state government facilities in Vermont. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140904/142825 The facilities include each of the state's correctional...

2014-09-04 08:26:24

Writers Invited to Submit for $20,000 Prize, the Coolidge PLYMOUTH NOTCH, Vt., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Trustees of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation - the official Foundation dedicated to the thirtieth President of the United States - announced today the Foundation's second annual $20,000 Coolidge Prize for Journalism, which honors writing in the spirit and style of President Coolidge. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140904/142833 The prize will be...

2014-08-23 23:01:34

South Burlington’s Dr. Aubry Tager, DC, will explore the symptoms, causes and treatments for peripheral neuropathy South Burlington, VT. South Burlington, Vermont (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Do you suffer from symptoms such as numbness, tingling, burning or pins-and-needles? Do you feel overly sensitive to heat or cold and even touch? Does your grip feel weak or do your legs feel as if they are going to give out? These symptoms may be an indication that you have a condition called...

2014-08-20 23:11:06

The new partnership aims to provide all mental health professionals with the necessary resources for an effective online presence Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with the American Counseling Association of Vermont (ACA-VT). This new relationship allows TherapySites to continue to extend their online marketing solutions to ACA-VT members, adding...

2014-08-12 23:02:36

Clean Energy Group/Clean Energy States Announce Unique Federal-State-Utility-NGO Partnership to Protect Communities Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Clean Energy Group/Clean Energy States Alliance applauds the announcement of a groundbreaking solar + storage microgrid project in Rutland, Vermont. The Stafford Hills project is being developed by Green Mountain Power, in collaboration with Dynapower and GroSolar. The energy storage component of this project is co-funded by a unique...

2014-08-12 12:23:19

POULTNEY, Vt., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Green Mountain College continues to attract nationwide attention as one of the top colleges in the country for environmental programming and operations. Sierra magazine, the official magazine of the Sierra Club, announced today that Green Mountain College ranked eighth in the nation in its annual "Cool Schools" survey. Earlier this month, GMC received a perfect green rating of "99" in the 2015 edition of The Princeton Review's...

2014-08-08 08:22:34

HIGHLIGHTS ---------- Normalized operating cash flows(1) of $0.31 per share; Seigneurie de Beaupré wind power projects: electricity production exceeded expectations thanks to favourable wind conditions; and Quarterly dividend of $0.25 Valener per share to be maintained for fiscal 2015. ------- ------------------------------------------------ Gaz Métro Natural gas...

2014-08-06 16:20:59

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) showcased its advanced defense technology to U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) today at its Sensors and Integrated Systems facility in Vergennes, Vermont. Senator Leahy viewed cutting-edge aerospace products, met with the company's leadership team, and addressed employees about the importance of high-tech jobs in the region and thanked them for their great work. "As...

2014-08-06 08:24:21

Company Brings Easy Online Solar Design and Instant Quoting to Local Homeowners OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungevity, Inc., a leading global provider of residential solar services, has expanded operations into New Mexico and Vermont, bringing the total to 11 U.S. markets and select locations across the globe. Local homeowners can now take advantage of Sungevity's instant online quoting technology that enables consumers to review design options, installation costs and...

2014-07-28 12:29:46

CABOT, Vt., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After another busy month of volunteer activity, Cabot Creamery Cooperative, the farm family owned dairy cooperative widely known as the makers of the "World's Best Cheddar," is announcing the most recent round of Reward Volunteers winners. 16 selfless volunteers and one nonprofit organization will be rewarded with a variety of prizes, including a $500 donation, artisan cheese baskets, gift cards, a year's supply of Ben & Jerry's ice cream and two...


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Lake Memphremagog claimed home of Memphre
2014-01-22 10:15:54

Memphre is a lake monster said to inhabit Lake Memphremagog in Quebec, Canada. The 30-mile-long lake sits between the towns of Newport, Vermont and Magog, Canada. The creature is believed to live in a cave at the base of Owl’s Head Mountain. Memphre was named by Jacques Boisvert, a dracontologist (cryptozoologist) and prominent diver. He personally has never seen the creature but worked together with Barbara Malloy, the head of Memphremagog Historical Society of Newport, who has claimed...

Green Mountain National Forest
2013-11-25 14:44:48

Green Mountain National Forest is a national forest in Vermont, a forest area that is typical of the New England/Acadian Forests ecoregion. The forest supports various wildlife, including moose, coyote, black bear, beaver, and white tailed deer. It also supports abundant varieties of bird species, such as ruffed grouse and wild turkey. The forest, as it is situated in Vermont’s Green Mountains, has been referred to as the “granite backbone” of the state. The forest was established in...

Champ
2013-09-26 09:13:24

Champ is a cryptid within the lake monster, sea serpent class of cryptozoology. It is claimed to reside in Lake Champlain, which is partially located in the states of New York and Vermont of the United Sates, plus it extends into Quebec, Canada. The lake is 125 miles long, 14 miles across, approximately 400 feet deep, and covers a 490-square-mile area. There have been over 300 reported sightings of Champ, but there is no scientific evidence that this cryptid exists. The Iroquois and...

2012-06-14 10:56:53

Symbol: RUVE5 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   RUAB5 Rubus abbrevians Blanch.   RUDE10 Rubus deaneanus L.H. Bailey   RUMA16 Rubus malus L.H. Bailey   RUMI6 Rubus miscix L.H. Bailey   RUMU7 Rubus multilicius L.H. Bailey   RUPE17 Rubus peculiaris Blanch.   RUPE16 Rubus perdebilis L.H. Bailey   RUQU2 Rubus quebecensis L.H. Bailey  ...

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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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