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Grand Opening & Ribbon-Cutting for “The Free Range”

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Marji Graf, CEO of the Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce welcomes Anne and Rick Paterno, owners of The Free Range Restaurant and Executive Chef Michael Kennedy to the Chamber.  Pictured l-r:  Ann & Rick Paterno, Michael Kennedy cuts the ribbon with Chamber CEO, Marji Graf. The Free Range Restaurant has opened its doors on […]

Reopening of the Whitesville Bridge in Cavendish

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picture by Donald Dill Marji Graf, CEO for the Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce along with Rich Svec,  Cavendish Town Manager, Representative Mark Huntley, Cold River Bridges, Kristin Higgins, Accelerated Bridge Program Manager and Tammy Ellis, District Transportation Administrator for the State of Vermont, cut the ribbon to dedicate the opening of the Whitesville […]


August e-news!

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Summer events coming to our region: August 13-17 the  Vermont Challenge will be going through our region. Please watch out for cyclists. August 30th & August 31st from 10-2pm each day we are hosting an  Okemo Valley Antique & Classic Car Show at Fletcher Farm School for the Arts & Crafts followed by a car […]

The Little School Earns National NAEYC Accreditation

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Weston, VT – The Little School in Weston, VT has earned a new five-year term of accreditation from The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals.  Currently there are approximately 6,500 accredited programs nationwide and less than 60 programs in the state of Vermont. […]

July Update from BRAT

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Here’s to the glories of summer in Vermont: sunset walks, jumps into the local swimming hole, riding bikes along the river, day trips to favorite hikes…time spent out-of-doors!  Lots of exciting stuff going on; I’ll fill you in on a few bits at a time so I don’t over-fill your inbox. Since joining the Okemo […]

Best state in America:
Vermont, for its healthy kids

Okemo Valley News

Shared from original article in the Washington Post – Best State In America By Reid Wilson June 20  A lifetime of good health starts in childhood. Health insurance, access to health care and regular exercise make for fit kids with long life expectancies. And nowhere in America are kids healthier than in Vermont. Across a […]


Events/Things to DoOkemo Valley News

LUDLOW, Vt. – Okemo Mountain Resort’s Jackson Gore Inn will welcome the 2014 Summer Festival Tour of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra on Friday, June 27. Sponsored by Mary W. Davis Realtor & Associates, Inc., this is the VSO’s fourth appearance at Okemo. The concert is slated to take place in the courtyard of the Jackson […]

2014 OVRCC Annual Meeting hosted by Harry’s Cafe

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The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce held their Annual meeting luncheon yesterday, Wednesday, May 7, at Harry’s Cafe in Ludlow.  61 people attended to taste Harry’s Cafe specialties and hear from 7 panelists. Panelists on the bar stools from left to right: Patrick Ripley, Vermont Digital Economy Project, VtSBDC, Nancy Shuttleworth, VtSBDC, E-commerce Business […]