🌱 $500,000 Raised By Penguin Plunge + Ordinance Vetoed


Joyful Saturday, neighbors! This is every thing price realizing at present in Burlington.

First, at present’s climate:

Cloudy with a little bit of rain. Excessive: 54 Low: 46.

Listed here are the highest three tales in Burlington at present:

  1. Particular Olympics Vermont’s Penguin Plunge raised over $500,000 throughout this yr’s occasion. Over 800 people participated by leaping into the extraordinarily chilly water of Lake Champlain. The funds might be used to assist sports activities coaching, sports activities competitions, well being screenings, and supply management alternatives all through the area. (Native 22/44 Information)
  2. Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger vetoed an ordinance that might tighten restrictions on short-term leases all through the town. The Metropolis Council initially authorised the ordinance with an 8 to 4 vote final month. The proposed rule modifications would have required renters to hire out their very own properties or rooms inside their very own properties. It will have restricted the renting of separate models. (WCAX)
  3. College students on the College of Vermont’s Larner School of Medication celebrated Match Day on Friday. This occasion is when a senior medical scholar receives their residence match. Since lessons for many college students have been digital, this was an additional particular occasion for roughly 100 college students because it was in-person. (WCAX)

At present in Burlington:

  • Animal Demo At Echo Leahy Heart for Lake Champlain (11:00 AM)
  • Jazz at Lincoln Heart: Songs We Love At The Paramount Theatre (7:00 PM)

From my pocket book:

  • Searching for a creemee stand that’s nonetheless open? Here’s a listing. (Twitter)
  • Are you having hassle together with your expertise? The South Burlington Library presents Tech Assist by Cellphone each Friday. (South Burlington Library)
  • The BHS Worldwide Membership might be promoting pins on Church St. Be sure you purchase one to assist Ukraine reduction efforts. (Twitter)

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— Danielle Fallon

About me: Danielle Fallon is a author who loves utilizing her creativity to gas her ardour for communication. She is an worker of content material creation company Lightning Media Companions and assists Patch.com with neighborhood publication curation. Danielle additionally holds a Grasp’s Diploma in Communication Sciences and Issues and works part-time as a pediatric speech therapist.


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