WHERE: Waterfront Park, BurlingtonIn downtown Burlington, follow Main Street to the corner of Main and Battery. Turn right on Lake Street. Look for the tents at the end of Lake Street.Parking is available at College and Lake Streets, and in lots and garages throughout downtown Burlington. WHEN: Wednesday, June 7, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. SBA Vermont Small Business Person of the Year and Champion Award CelebrationNEWS EVENT: The 2006 Vermont Small Business Person of the Year and Champion Award recipients will be honored by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) at a ceremony presented by Vermont Business Magazine at Burlington’s Waterfront Park. Gov. James Douglas will present the Small Business Person of the Year award to John Wall, Wall/Goldfinger, Inc., Northfield, Vermont, with additional remarks by Mayor Bob Kiss, City of Burlington, SBA Regional Administrator Charlie Summers, and others. Champion awards will be presented to the following individuals:Janet Bullard, Vermont Commission on Women, Montpelier;James Keyes, Citizens Bank, Burlington;Mark Johnson, WDEV Radio, Waterbury;Robert Johnson, Omega Optical, Brattleboro;Laurie Hammond, Triple Loop Skate & Dance, Colchester;John Durfee & Lang Durfee, Bethel Mills, Inc., Bethel Mills;Stephen Brochu, Vermont Department of Labor, St. Johnsbury; andMargaret Ferguson, Micro Business Development Program, Barre.
New rock gardens and level grassed areas are a feature of the backyard.The couple created terraced gardens and grassy slopes with water slides for the grandkids at Christmas.“The house feels part of nature and we designed a number of different ways to get down to the lower terrace area, so there are rock steps and wooden steps and pathways, and all sorts of other ways.” “It was the House of the Week and we rang up to organise an inspection and the agent said there’s an open house on the weekend.“I said, I want to buy a house today.”The 1774sq m property on top of a ridge was two-years-old at the time and in need of landscaping work. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus13 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market13 hours agoView the property at its next open for inspection on Saturday, April 27 from 12pm-12.30pm. The house is listed by Bradley Butten of Professionals Priority Ferny Hills.“We had been transferred to Brisbane (from Toowoomba) and were looking for a house that was the best of the city but in a rural environment,” Mr McKitrick said. MORE REAL ESTATE STORIES This three-bedroom house at 3 Woodburn Place, Ferny Hills will go to auction on May 4 at 12pm.IT IS a house Greg and Jo McKitrick fell in love with when they first saw 3 Woodburn Place, Ferny Hills on the cover of the North-West News 17 years ago. The architecturally-designed curved wall of the lounge room.Recent renovations have included a new kitchen and bi-fold doors in the family room, while the house has been repainted inside and out. The original North-West News story from February 2002 which prompted Greg and Jo McKitrick to buy 3 Woodburn Place, Ferny Hills. Now the couple are hoping someone else will feel the same when they view the listing online. THERE ARE 17 THREE-BEDROOM PROPERTIES FOR SALE IN FERNY HILLS. SEE THEM HERE.
New York Red Bull defender and former cranes skipper Ibrahim Sekagya is in town.Sekagya is apparently in town to boost the cranes team ahead of their encounter with Ghana black starts in a must win match.However, reports from several media in the United States where Sekagya’s New York Red Bulls is indicate that the player was recalled to his national side (Uganda)A sports site in the USA, Big Apple news confirms that Sekyagya is part of the players from the club that will be participating in the international friendlies.”..Add defender Ibrahim Sekagya to the list of Red Bulls players who are participating in international friendlies this week,” Big Apple reports.Meanwhile, cranes coach Milutin SredojeviÄ‡ Micho refused to comment on allegations of Sekyagya’s recall and neither did he deny. “Sorry, I can’t comment…Even if it is true, I will not tell you.” Micho said.Ghana, meanwhile, have wasted no time in making their presence known. The Black Stars have rejected Grand Imperial in favour of Serena Hotel.Reports from Ghana indicate that the team will be airlifted back to Ghana immediately after tomorrow’s match.Ghana top Group E with eight points, Togo are on six and Uganda and Guinea on four apiece with two games left. The top two automatically qualify