Tick prevention tips

REGION – Ticks have been dominating news headlines from increased populations, to the diseases they carry (Lyme disease, Powassan virus, etc.), related meat allergies some may cause and more. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has put together tick prevention … Continued

Eight weeks scavenger hunt

scavenger hunt

SPRINGFEILD, Vt. – Join in the fun this summer! The Edgar May Health and Recreation Center is hosting the 2nd annual Family Fun Summer Scavenger Hunt between July 1 and August 26. This fun promotion is an opportunity for families to … Continued

Springfield Dam Run Supports EdgarMay Annual Fund


SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Two well-known, well-loved Springfield area organizations are working together to reinforce healthy, active lifestyles for area residents. The Edgar May Health and Recreation Center and the Springfield Dam Run have come together to champion active lifestyles and … Continued

5k Girls on the Run

5k Girls on the Run

CAVENDISH, Vt. – This past Saturday a fierce group of girls from Cavendish Town Elementary School ran in the 5k Girls on The Run in Rutland Vt. These girls are in grades 3 through 6th and have trained for several … Continued

Women are invited to get dirty for a good cause


KILLINGTON, Vt.– On July 8, Killington Resort invites women to participate in one of the world’s largest women-only mud runs to raise awareness for breast cancer. Susan G. Komen®, the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funds more breast cancer research … Continued

HCRS’ employment services program receives international award

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS), Vermont’s second-largest community mental-health agency, provides an award-winning employment program for individuals with disabilities. The Zero Project, which locates models worldwide that improve the lives of those with disabilities, recognized the … Continued

Riley Callen raises funds to find cure for brain tumors

PAWLET, Vt. – Riley Callen, 14, of Pawlet, Vt., an eighth-grader at Dorset Elementary School, founded an annual “hike-a-thon” in the hills of Vermont that has raised more than $250,000 to help find a cure for brain tumors, like the … Continued

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