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Nurses vote to strike

Nurses vote to strike

June 13, 2018

University of Vermont Medical Center nurses have voted in favor of a potential two day strike. T...

UVM Police arrest man for voyeurism

UVM Police arrest man for voyeurism

June 12, 2018

UVM police announced the arrest of man that attempted to take pictures of a woman under a bathroom sta...

No deal between nurses and UVM Medical Center

No deal between nurses and UVM Medical Center

June 3, 2018

After months of negotiations, lead negotiator Julie McMillan of the UVM Medical Center nurses’ union ...

UVM nurses rally to improve work conditions

UVM nurses rally to improve work conditions

May 22, 2018

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders joined with UVM Medical Center Nurses May 12 to work toward improving staffi...

Best of Burlington

Best of Burlington

Culture Staff

May 9, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular, Culture, Life, Life Regular

Moving to a new city can be overwhelming, and with Burlington there are so many unique places to explor...

24 hours in Burlington

Lily Merriam, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular, Culture, Life, Life Regular

Welcome to Burlington! You won’t be disappointed with your choice of college location. Vermont’s queen city was selected as the No. 1 college town in America by Travel + Leisure Magazine in 2013. Burlington hosts innovative restaurants, excellent shopping on Church Street, and a thriving music and arts scene. Vermonters are ...

Vermont’s first bike share launches in Burlington

Vermont’s first bike share launches in Burlington

May 2, 2018

For the price of a cup of coffee, UVM students and Burlington residents alike are now able to rent bikes...

Burly chefs pledge to serving local

Burly chefs pledge to serving local

April 18, 2018

Rich chocolate, creamy soups, French pastries — all of it local.  It doesn’t take much of a walk...

Resisting rent control

James Simpson

March 23, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Due to the high cost of housing here in Burlington, many residents might find the idea of rent control attractive. But rent control is bad economic policy, and would hurt the people it is supposed to help. Rent control is a government-imposed price ceiling on rent. Landlords would not legally be able to charge more than the...

Dancers revive community tradition

Dancers revive community tradition

March 21, 2018

The sound of a fiddle and a country band blasted over an amp as people twirled and spun in their socks...

Vote with compassion

Vote with compassion

March 7, 2018

Tuesday is Town Meeting Day, which means that UVM students have the day off from classes to get out an...

Burlington’s Hierarchy of Needs

Burlington’s Hierarchy of Needs

February 28, 2018

Bagels, attention and therapy. Those are what I’d consider my three most potent needs to be. When...

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