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Middlesex business owner reflects on the one-year anniversary of the historic July floods [Video]

While the storm hit Washington County hard, the weather didn’t stop community members from gathering in Middlesex Wednesday night to attend one of their favorite events.Sam Rosenberg is the owner of The Local Wine & Beer.Each month, they host a monthly wine-tasting night at his shop.He was afraid that no one would show up due to the weather.However, everyone that RSVP’d came. There was a crowd of about 20 people, including folks traveling from Burlington.Rosenberg also reflected on the one-year anniversary of the historic July floods.He said their shop, fortunately, wasn’t affected too much.However, his team was able to help in other areas. “Vermont has a really incredible sense of community,” Rosenberg said. “It was really nice to be able to figure out a way to give back to the community that’s been supporting us because we weren’t affected. We wanted to make sure the people that were, we were able to help out in every way we could.”Rosenberg and his team volunteered to help clean up in Montpelier and Waterbury last year.They also fundraised $2,600 by selling nearly 100 T-shirts.They split the proceeds to four different nonprofit organizations that helped with flood recovery.

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The Evolution of Wittman Farms [Video]

Join us for an inspiring look at Wittman Farms, where fourth-generation farmer Dick Whittman and current Partner and General Manager Cori Wittman Stitt discuss their commitment to conservation and innovation. From transitioning the family business to adapting to climate change, they share insights on sustainable farming practices, the importance of community, and the evolving legacy of their multi-generational farm in north-central Idaho. Learn how no-till farming, diverse crop management, and climate-smart strategies are shaping the future of agriculture. Watch now to discover how the Wittman family is stewarding the land for future generations. — Vision 2030: https://www.edf.org/vision-2030 — Producer: Mohammad Shahhosseini Videographers: Aaron Bren, Noah Koehoorn, Mezia Media LLC Editor: Mohammad Shahhosseini Thanks to: April Opatik, Cori Wittman, 
Dick Wittman, Hilary Kirwan
, Leslie Von Pless, 
Maggie Monast, 
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Homeless encampment removed under Clemens Center Bridge; possible arrests coming [Video]

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) A bucket loader was seen taking load after load of items and other debris from under the Clemens Center Bridge Monday morning, as Elmira Police said that arrests could be made in the future. According to an 18 News Reporter at the scene, the south end of the Clemens Center Bridge []