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Vermont Magazine Features Country Stores
06.27.15

Vermont magazine

Each issue of Vermont Magazine generally features an interesting article and profile one of the state's country store gems, many of which are member of the Vermont Alliance of Independent Country Stores. Our thanks to editor & publisher Phil Jordan for sharing a few with us:

Adamant Co-op

Wayside Country Store

Buxton's Store

Putney General Store


Paul McCartney visits JJ Hapgoods
02.27.15


Sir Paul McCartney, the famous musician and former Beatle, made a surprise visit to the JJ Hapgood General Store in Peru recently to enjoy lunch. McCartney is shown here with store owners Tim and Juliette Britton.

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Shumlin signs Country Store Proclamation at VRGA Expo
08.31.14

country store proclamation 2014Governor Peter Shumlin proclaimed September as independent country store month in Vermont at the Vermont Retail & Grocers Expo on September 10 at the Champlain Valley Exposition. The proclamation recognizes the many contributions country stores in Vermont make to their communities, often serving as the unoficial village center.

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New Edition of Country Stores of Vermont
11.16.13

country store book cover

The new edition of Country Stores of Vermont, A History and Guide, by Dennis Bathory-Kitsz, is just back from the printers. To get a copy, visit a number of participating country stores in Vermont or visit http://countrystoresofvermont.org for more options.

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Vermont Magazine Features Country Stores

Vermont magazine

Each issue of Vermont Magazine generally features an interesting article and profile one of the state's country store gems, many of which are member of the Vermont Alliance of Independent Country Stores. Our thanks to editor & publisher Phil Jordan for sharing a few with us:

Adamant Co-op

Wayside Country Store

Buxton's Store

Putney General Store