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A curation of the damage and recovery in Vermont left by Irene
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Blurt: The Seven Days Staff Blog: After Irene: How You Can Help Vermont

Blurt: The Seven Days Staff Blog: After Irene: How You Can Help Vermont | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Many people have been asking how they can help Vermonters who have suffered the most from the historic flooding Tropical Storm Irene caused on Sunday. Here are some resources with information on donation and volunteer efforts.
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Aid starts to reach isolated Vt. communities (VIDEO) | WCAX

Aid starts to reach isolated Vt. communities (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Helicopters begin bringing resources to Vermont communities that were hit hardest.
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400 stranded at Killington Ski Resort after floods (VIDEO) | WCAX

400 stranded at Killington Ski Resort after floods (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it

Part of a lodge at the Killington ski resort collapsed during the storm. It happened when Roaring Brook flooded its banks. The flood waters also destroyed the road into the resort and more than 400 people are still stranded in hotels and condominiums on the mountain.

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Flooded Vermont town epitome of patience | CNN

Flooded Vermont town epitome of patience | CNN | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Pittsfield, Vermont, population 427, reacted in its own special way to severe flooding from Hurricane Irene that has turned their community into an island.
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Floodwaters Isolate 13 Vermont Towns | NY Times

Floodwaters Isolate 13 Vermont Towns | NY Times | #vtirene | Scoop.it
The National Guard airlifted food, water and other supplies to hundreds of people stranded without power.
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Brattleboro VT. Flood, 2 Days Later (PHOTOS) | CNN iReport

Brattleboro VT. Flood, 2 Days Later (PHOTOS) | CNN iReport | #vtirene | Scoop.it

Photos shot Tuesday, August 30. 'People are just making do. We're really supportive here in New England.ed around town taking photos...

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Photos: Updated 08-29-11 Flooding due to Irene - The Valley Reporter - News and views from the Mad River Valley

Photos: Updated 08-29-11 Flooding due to Irene - The Valley Reporter - News and views from the Mad River Valley | #vtirene | Scoop.it

Just a few photos of the flooding caused in Waitsfield by TS Irene.

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Hurricane Irene Leaves New England Homeowners, Towns Stranded

Hurricane Irene Leaves New England Homeowners, Towns Stranded | #vtirene | Scoop.it
NEWFANE, Vt. — Flooding isolated entire towns in Vermont and New York, some communities warily watched swollen rivers and more than a million people from Virginia to Maine lacked electricity Tuesday, three days after Hurricane Irene churned up the...
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VT Volunteer Resource #vtresponse

As Vermont cleans up from Irene, VTResponse will be an open source page to get help requests connected with those who want to help. http://vtresponse.wordpress.com/

 

#vtresponse forums: http://vtresponseforum.blogspot.com/

vtresponse@yahoo.com

 

You can help Vermont! Text FOODNOW to 52000 & VT Foodbank will turn $10 donation into $60 of food for those in need.

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Volunteers band together to help with storm recovery | Burlington Free Press

Volunteers band together to help with storm recovery | Burlington Free Press | #vtirene | Scoop.it

Volunteers stepped forward across the state after rivers swelled in the wake of Tropical Storm Irene.
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Rutland father, son swept away by flooding (VIDEO) | WCAX

Rutland father, son swept away by flooding (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it

Vermont State police started a 60-man search in Mendon Monday morning for Garofano, 55, and his son, Michael Gregory Garofano, 24.

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Tales From a Female Ski Bum: Tropical Storm Irene: Sunday Afternoon

Tales From a Female Ski Bum: Tropical Storm Irene: Sunday Afternoon | #vtirene | Scoop.it
The devestation after the beauty. East Mountain Road (how you get to my house) in Killington, VT #VTIrene Thanks...
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Irene still leaves many cut off, powerless - CBS News

Irene still leaves many cut off, powerless - CBS News | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Towns in Vermont, New York still cope with massive flooding; 2.5 million from Virginia to Maine remain without power; At least 40 dead...
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Isolated Vt communities rely on ATVs

Isolated Vt communities rely on ATVs | #vtirene | Scoop.it
It takes an ATV and a little courage to access more than a dozen communities in the White River Valley, cut off by Irene.
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Shumlin: Stranded is a bit of an exaggeration (VIDEO) | WCAX

Shumlin: Stranded is a bit of an exaggeration (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Gov. Peter Shumlin says he's feeling much better about the situation in Vermont and he says no communities are currently stranded by floodwaters.
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Food airlifted into Vermont towns cut off by Irene | MSNBC

Food airlifted into Vermont towns cut off by Irene | MSNBC | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Vermont on Tuesday began airlifting food and water to towns cut off by Irene, while N.J. saw more flood evacuations, and across the East Coast power outages impacted millions.
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Irene causes flooding in Brattleboro on August 28, 2011

Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Irene caused flooding throughout Vermont on on August 28, 2011. These video clips document the effects of the Whetstone Brook...
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Aftermath of Irene affecting Putney Rowing Club

Aftermath of Irene affecting Putney Rowing Club | #vtirene | Scoop.it

The roof corner of the big boathouse was under water. The two boathouses and the dock and ramp are still with us in Putney as of 5:00 p.m.

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Pix from the Vermont Flood

Pix from the Vermont Flood | #vtirene | Scoop.it
There are zombies in Vermont right now. Correction: we’re all zombies in Vermont right now, walking around dazed, barely able to comprehend the extent of the destruction. Anyone who thinks (are you listening, George Will?
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Northern NY hit hard by Irene (VIDEO) | WCAX

Northern NY hit hard by Irene (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
The heart of New York's Adirondack Mountains has been badly hurt by Tropical Storm Irene as heavy rains pushed creeks and rivers over their banks, closed roads and washed away buildings.
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Reader Photos: Irene in Vermont | Burlington Free Press

Reader Photos: Irene in Vermont | Burlington Free Press | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Burlington Vermont News - burlingtonfreepress.com is the home page of Burlington Vermont with in depth and updated Burlington local news. Stay informed with both Burlington Vermont news as well as headlines and stories from around the world.
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IN PICTURES: Vermont Suffers The Worst Flooding In A Century

IN PICTURES: Vermont Suffers The Worst Flooding In A Century | #vtirene | Scoop.it
“We are in uncharted territory.” (@jen4web http://t.co/lAButXr Is everything drying out today?
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Flooding cuts off Vt. communities (VIDEO) | WCAX

Flooding cuts off Vt. communities (VIDEO) | WCAX | #vtirene | Scoop.it
Several communities are considered islands now-- cut off from the rest of the state because roads and bridges are washed out.
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