In northern New England nonprofit firewood banks rely on the generosity of volunteers to cut, split, and pile up wood that those in need use to warm their homes.
Eat more kale? Chick-fil-A says it owns the "eat mor chikin" phrase. A Vermont man says no one is going to confuse kale with chicken.
Fall foliage is a big draw in Vermont, but businesses that rely on tourism are battling the image that the state might not be the best place to take a vacation right now.
Long-established Shelburne Farms program in Vermont sends out ripples worldwide.
Readers write about US-Taiwan relations, Taiwan and Tibet, fire and farming, and algae in Vermont streams.