After escaping the battlefield, one Ukrainian family has found purpose assisting Agape Ministries in renovating a shuttered nursing home to house others similarly displaced.
Theresa and Scott Cianciolo run Agape Ministries, a faith-based nonprofit that primarily supports children with disabilities and their families. They were prepared to bring over a family of eight when their plans suddenly changed.
Jason Roberts is awaiting extradition from Tennessee to Vermont to answer to the charge. Police say the death of a 15-year-old girl in 2016 was caused by intentional injuries she suffered as an infant.
Meanwhile, the Vermont Agency of Education sought to dispel fears over TikTok rumors of violence Friday.
Orleans County has been particularly hard-hit by new infections, according to the latest town-by-town data for Vermont.
Vermont’s previous one-day record was set on March 31, when the Department of Health reported 266 cases.
After pressure from Vermont’s congressional delegation, federal officials decided to accept more public comments about the controversial proposal.
Local, state and federal leaders restated their concerns about the proposal at a Derby press conference Monday, urging that the public should get more time to comment on the plans.
Towers equipped with video cameras would be installed in Derby, Franklin, Richford and Troy. Antennae bearing the equipment would be added to existing buildings in Derby Line and Highgate.
The attorney general wrote that federal border officials hadn’t done enough to justify their plan to line the Canada border with video-surveillance towers.
The plan calls for eight camera sites across the towns of Derby, Franklin, Highgate, Richford and Troy — along with two sites in New York.
The plan, which calls for eight camera sites, has raised some questions about privacy.
Paul Patenaude was charged Tuesday with burglary with a deadly weapon, two counts of assault and robbery, and two counts of reckless endangerment.
A Congolese mother and her four children are the latest new arrivals to make a stop at the Derby gas station, where locals helped them plot a course to Idaho.