Annemarie Buckley loves to write. "My whole life I was told I have nice handwriting, which is nice to hear but now it's nice to put it to use," Buckley said.From writing peoples names in bubble lettersMore >> Handmade stationery that's Made in Vermont.More >> Tom O'Brien's Charlotte shop becomes more like Santa's workshop around the holidays. He's busy tinkering away, making something that's worth taking note of -- it's called the wallet pen. Reporter GinaMore >> A Vermont man has a solution to the problem of misplaced pens.More >> Bob Lesnikowski will be spending a lot of time in the kitchen this holiday season, cooking up a seasonal treat featured on many Thanksgiving Day tables.Lesnikowski, better known as 'Cranberry Bob,' isMore >> From turkey to mashed potatoes to stuffing, there are just certain things people need on their Thanksgiving Day table. For one business this is the busiest time of year, with their cranberry products that are Made in Vermont.More >> Allyson Spanier is mom to 6-year-old Addison and 3-year-old Bodhi. But you might say she has three kids. "It's like my third baby. I take a lot of pride in it," she said.She's talking about her business,More >> Vermont constantly has new local food businesses popping up, but now there's one specifically for kids -- and it's Made in Vermont.More >> Shelburne Farms is a 1,400 acre working farm teaching people what it takes to live off the land. About one-quarter is covered in trees -- and that's where one business finds its inspiration."We both haveMore >> Shelburne Farms is a 1,400 acre working farm teaching people what it takes to live off the land. About one-quarter is covered in trees -- and that's where one business finds its inspiration.More >> At this cookie shop in Waitsfield, the ingredients most people use to make the treats aren't around.Liz Lovely's cookies are gluten free and vegan. That means no wheat -- no dairy. "They're cookies thatMore >> A brand of Made in Vermont cookies has received national attention, taking the business to the next level.More >> Val Russell likes to be different -- especially when it comes to her art. "It's cute and creepy," she said. Russell creates cards and pottery with her quirky drawings for her business Psychic Paper. "BeforeMore >> Halloween is right around the corner -- and some artists are getting busy with their Made in Vermont art that has a creepy side.More >> Chloe and Anita Bowes are best friends. The two are constantly on the go, but Bowes says that her dog Chloe is often mistaken as a male, so she embraces her feminine side with a collar. "It shouldn't beMore >> Americans will spend more than $55-billion on their pets this year according to the American Pet Products Association. It's a huge market that one family is trying to tap into -- with dog collars that are Made in Vermont.More >> Andrew Pearce has a new passion -- transforming trees into bowls. "All of our bowls are hand finished, hand carved and that's so important.," Pearce said.He started his business, Andrew Pearce, in BethelMore >> Simon Pearce is known all over the world for its high quality glassware that's Made in Vermont.
Recently a Pearce left the family business and branched out on his own -- in a different medium.More >>
Mother and daughter, Rennee Tower and Jane Barcomb, are all about being creative -- and a little quirky.They make goats milk soap for their company Sapling Naturals. "It's life changing once you realize,More >> If you're preparing for a zombie apocalypse, Gina Bullard found one business that has everything you'll need to ward off the un-dead -- with products that are Made in Vermont.More >> There's just something about old photos that inspires Jen Burton. "People's memories and bringing them back to life in a certain way," Burton said.The photos are a jumping off point for her art businessMore >> Many of us have old photos that just sit around in boxes or photo albums. Gina Bullard found one woman who takes the moments captured in time and gives them new life with her artwork that's Made in Vermont.More >> Cathleen Branon-Keogh loves to dig in the dirt, but the plants she's drawn to are usually the ones most people try to get rid of -- like comfrey, a pervasive herb and burdock, a pesky weed. Echinacea rootMore >> Homeopathic and all natural remedies are flying off the shelves. Gina Bullard met with one woman who says she uses the earth to heal -- with her products that are Made in Vermont.More >> Matt Groom and Whitney Phillips find their groove in the woodshop.The two met fixing a flood damaged building in Warren after Tropical Storm Irene. "We very quickly learned we worked very well togetherMore >> Tropical Storm Irene brought together many members of different communities to rebuild. In Warren that relationship grew into a business that is on a roll.More >> Like most grandparents, Lana Parkhurst is smitten with her granddaughter, Emma. The 10 year-old got a popular American Girl Doll a few years ago and Parkhurst wanted to play too. "First I made diapersMore >> Many little girls love playing dress up -- and love dressing up their dolls. Gina Bullard found one woman who likes to help -- with doll clothes that are Made in Vermont.More >> For some people working out is a chore, so why not make it fun, fast and effective? That was the thinking behind Floery Mahoney's Da Vinci Body Board. "The Davinci Body Board is an exercise or fitnessMore >> For some people working out is a chore, so why not make it fun, fast and effective? That was the thinking behind Floery Mahoney's Da Vinci Body Board.More >> Hermit crabs carry their homes on their backs, often retreating into their shell for protection. But now people can see what nature normally covers up."It's sort of thinking out of the box," said RobertMore >> Shell collecting at the beach is a popular pastime, but we often forget one thing -- they're often an animal's habitat. One Vermont artist is trying to bring awareness to the problem with glass shells that are Made in Vermont.More >> Judith McManis is crafty and creative. "if I can see it, I can make it," McManis said.The retired art teacher of 36 years expresses herself now through liturgical art -- art for churches and people whoMore >> Many churches are filled with art that symbolize tradition. One Vermont woman's artwork hangs, and is worn at churches.More >> From the outside, the Dorset barn looks like many Vermont farms. But inside, everyone and everything is lit up."It's the finishing touch for any room," said Cal Rosenwald. For the past 37 years RosenwaldMore >> Lighting helps create the mood of any room. Whether it's a table lamp or a wall sconce, a Dorset business has something for everyone.More >> Conrad Sanville has tinkered with things for his entire life. He grew up on a dirt road in Westfield. A farm boy who wanted to design cars, he headed to college in California. "I was shy, farmer kid wayMore >> Whether you're a stereo novice or average listener the right speakers are paramount to good quality sound. Gina Bullard found one man whose Made in Vermont speakers are hitting the right note.More >> Like most families, the Zilians are busy. So, they love when they have the chance to slow down and pick their lunch from the garden. The experience continues inside with the vibrant colors of the harvestMore >> The farm-to-table movement is sweeping the nation. Gina Bullard introduces us to a woman whose business focuses on the table part of that movement with her pottery that's Made in Vermont.More >> From The Great Gatsby, to the royal wedding, hats are all the rage. For Cecilia Leibovitz it's more than a trend, it's a passion. She started Seski Millinery three years ago, creating heirloom qualityMore >> Everyone loves a good comeback story, and in the fashion world there are many. Gina Bullard found one woman making head-turning hats that are Made in Vermont.More >> Harvesting hay on a hot summer day is backbreaking, exhausting work. So to help, for centuries, farmers have carried into the fields a drink that's thirst quenching and energy boosting. "As my husband'sMore >> Harvesting hay on a hot summer day is backbreaking, exhausting work. So to help, for centuries, farmers have carried into the fields a drink that's thirst quenching and energy boosting.More >> The front door of a home can say a lot about a person. "To me, the front door is the most important part of the house," said Hugo Mesa.And if you're looking at Hugo Mesa's house you can tell he's quiteMore >> The Craftsbury woodworker custom carves everything at Hugo Mesa Studios -- from doors and windows, to lamps and sculptures.More >> At 25 years-old, Michael Adams has done more in his career than most people twice his age. "I surprise myself every single day," Adams said.This young entrepreneur is mixing up his 5th business -- GreenMore >> From barbeques to baseball games, mustard is a staple of summer for many people. But one man is trying to elevate the condiment to a whole new level.More >> The birds are singing sweet songs in East Montpelier, and there's one woman who's in harmony with them. Nature is Mary Stone's inspiration for whistles she makes out of clay. "It's the magic moment ofMore >> Nature can be very inspirational for some people -- and for one woman, it's the sounds that make her want to whistle with her products that are Made in Vermont.More >> From groceries to guns, hog heads to deer racks, Singleton's Market in Quechee has just about everything you can imagine.But most know the store for its signature products -- a massive selection of smokedMore >> Smoking meats started as a way to make food last longer. Today people love it for its flavor. Gina Bullard found some delicious smoked meat that's made in Vermont.More >> Between the majestic snow capped mountains and a beautiful babbling brook -- it's a day that awakens your senses. The sights, the sounds and the smells of spring. "It's all magic," said Donna Cristen.ForMore >> From fresh cut grass to lilacs -- scents now captured in a bottle. Translating the smells of nature is what one new perfume company is all about -- and it's Made in Vermont.
At this Burlington workshop, wood is transformed into functional art. And it's not only the furniture that's unique, but also the person making it.Erin Hanley is going against the grain. She's a womanMore >> At this Burlington workshop, wood is transformed into functional art. And it's not only the furniture that's unique, but also the person making it.More >> Joan Ecker is full of energy, life and spirit -- just like the clothing she designs. Ecker owns F.H. Clothing Company in Quechee -- shapeable, drapeable clothes that she says are easy for any woman toMore >> Many women wear multiple hats in their lives. That's certainly the case for a woman in Quechee that started a Made in Vermont hat business that's turned into something bigger.More >> Mixing up another batch of products, Versante in Quechee uses ingredients like sugar, maple syrup and vanilla. But this isn't something you put in your body, it goes on top of it."Versante is an all naturalMore >> Skin care products may not make you think of food, but some contain sweet ingredients good enough to eat, and they're Made In Vermont.More >> Cords, wires and plugs -- things we often don't look twice at. And that's what Berlin company Pwnie Express counts on -- they want their products to blend in."It's a play on words to 'pwn' means to takeMore >> The products allow companies to see how far a hacker could get in and what data they could steal.More >> They're often heavy -- jammed packed -- and not organized. Many women can compare their purses to a black abyss, extra baggage, or a bottomless pit.But Erin Kaukas has a solution. Her boxy tote bags thatMore >> Many women can compare their purses to a black abyss, extra baggage, or a bottomless pit.More >> It's an all day meeting at Vermont Natural Ag Products in Middlebury to talk about the newest addition to the Moo Doo line.Known for compost and topsoil, the company is digging deep -- and spreading out.More >> It's an all day meeting at Vermont Natural Ag Products in Middlebury to talk about the newest addition to the Moo Doo line.More >> Perrywinkle's Fine Jewelry -- 8,000 square feet of glitz, glamour and shine -- is Vermont's largest jewelry store. "We do more business in this store than there is jewelry business in Vermont," said Perrywinkle'sMore >> Perrywinkle's Fine Jewelry brings in unique customers looking for rare large diamonds, but they also have another key selling point -- They're Made in Vermont.More >> With Easter around the corner Laughing Moon Chocolates in Stowe is hopping with activity. Normally the Easter Bunny is the star of the holiday, but he has some competition this year. The bed of grassMore >> Millions of tons of plastic are produced globally each year -- it's a material that the Earth cannot digest. That's why one woman is trying to eliminate plastic grass used every Easter and use a product that's Made in Vermont.More >> There's just something about a good story that can pull you in and transport you to another place.At the Gifford Medical Center nursing home in Randolph, residents are escaping to a magical land in Russia.More >> There's something about a puppet show that brings out the inner child. And for one couple that puts these shows on, they say they've never grown up.More >> Emily Stoneking takes her patients seriously. And although none of them are hurt in the making, none of them survive either. It's operation aKNITomy. "I've always been interested in the place that artMore >> For many people high school biology class brings up memories about dissecting an animal. A Burlington artist is taking those memories and turning them into heart-stopping creations that are Made in Vermont.More >> There's just something about a hot piece of pizza and an icy cold glass of beer. At least that's the thinking behind one place in Shelburne. "There's nothing better than pizza and beer together. FiddleheadMore >> There's just something about a hot piece of pizza and an icy cold glass of beer. At least that's the thinking behind one place in Shelburne.More >> Out in the Northeast Kingdom in the town of Greensboro, sits a brewery dubbed the best in the world-- Hill Farmstead Brewery. "There must be something magical about Greensboro," said Shaun Hill of HillMore >> Beer culture in the U.S. is evolving with craft brews creating quite a buzz. One brewer says Vermonters feel an affinity to local breweries, which is a positive sign for his Made in Vermont beer.More >> Jill Listzwan loves to watch the birds outside of her Brandon office. "I love being able to sit and look out and see what's going on," she said.Inspiration from her feathered friends shines through inMore >> What a person wears can say a lot about you -- including your accessories. And for one Brandon artist, she doesn't take that lightly.
On one of the coldest days of the year, Ben Maniscalco is heating things up with his spicy Benito's Hot Sauces. "Benito's is a fresh, Vermont craft hot sauce," Maniscalco said.All of the hot sauces areMore >> With the snow falling again you might be thinking of ways to warm up your life. One company's heating things up with its Made in Vermont hot sauces.More >> You might remember doing it as a kid: The thrill of sliding down the biggest hill in town on a toboggan. Glen Norton is hoping to bring back this good old-fashioned activity with his business, Norton'sMore >> Gina Bullard gets a crash course in what it takes to build a made in Vermont toboggan.More >> With each ping of Rebecca Mikan's hammer, meaningful sayings become wearable art.Reporter Gina Bullard: What is it about words that draw people in? Rebecca Mikan: I think people seek inspiration, maybeMore >> With each ping of Rebecca Mikan's hammer, meaningful sayings become wearable art.More >> When photographer Jim Westphalen heads out, he never knows what he's going to find, but he knows it's going to beautiful. From secret spots to magnificent vistas, his pictures showcase the beauty of VermontMore >> With the start of a new year comes a new Made in Vermont calendar from Vermont Life.
Vermonters know about fires -- and they know about keeping warm. At least that's what Paul Ralston is counting on with his new kindling company Vermont Sweet Maple. After countless years of experimentingMore >> Vermonters know about fires -- and they know about keeping warm. And a new Made In Vermont business hopes to help them light their fires this winter.More >> It's a winter wonderland in Newbury for the Dodge familyBut head inside and that's where the real fantasy land is. Where gnomes and woodland animals run free -- along with Jessica Dodge's imagination.More >> With Christmas just around the corner, Santa's elves are busy making toys. Including one that lives in the Green Mountains.
Gary M. Starr has his ducks in a row. And on the ceiling, and everywhere else you look in his Weybridge studio."It's almost bred into me," he said.He opened his business, Starr Decoys, 25 years ago. CuttingMore >> For one Vermont craftsman, it's looking up in the sky that gives him his inspiration. He travels all around the world bird watching and his Made in Vermont creations are flying off the shelves.More >> It's the little touches that make a house a home and a tablescape come to life. From napkins to placements, pillows to towels, unique home goods is Cricket Radio's forte. "I was driving, listening to theMore >> It's the little touches that make a house a home and a tablescape come to life. From napkins to placements, pillows to towels, unique home goods is Cricket Radio's forte.More >> With snow in the mountains and a chill in the air, it's the perfect time of year for a roaring fire. A peaceful escape. But there's one thing that's not relaxing -- schlepping all the wood inside. That'sMore >> Winter weather is here, and for many that means burning wood. Gina Bullard introduces us to one craftsman with a product perfect for the season -- and it's also Made in Vermont.More >> Two year old Mikayla Brosseau shines. And not just because of those big blue eyes and cute smile -- there's also a little baby bling. "She's wearing a wool flower clip and a chunky necklace," said TeresaMore >> Teresa Brosseau makes kids headbands, barrettes and chunky necklaces.More >>
Vermont State Police are investigating what killed a skier at Killington. Ski patrol found the body of 21-year-old Jennifer Strohl off the Great Northern trail around 5 p.m. Thursday night. Friends ofMore >> Vermont State Police are investigating what killed a skier at Killington.More >> Crews battled a fire at a multi-family home in Winooski Thursday evening. The fire broke out around 8 p.m and the Winooski fire chief says when firefighters arrived half of the home was already in flames.More >> Crews battled a fire at a multi-family home in Winooski Thursday evening. The fire broke out around 8 p.m.More >> Authorities are stitching together details to a rather unusual crime in Bradford. State police say someone recently broke into an apartment building on South Main Street and stole a large antique sewingMore >> Authorities are stitching together details to a rather unusual crime in Bradford.More >> Police in Winooski released surveillance photos Thursday of three people suspected of breaking into cars and stealing debit and credit cards. The pictures were taken at a store where the suspects usedMore >> Police in Winooski released surveillance photos Thursday of three people suspected of breaking into cars and stealing debit and credit cards.More >> Live Weather Camera from WCAX-TV More >> Check out SkyWatch 3 located at the top of our broadcast facilities in Burlington, Vermont.More >> Police have made a second arrest in a Brattleboro sexual assault. They arrested Jeffrey Anderson, 29, of Brattleboro, last month. Thursday, they picked up William Brown, 29, of Hinsdale, N.H. PoliceMore >> Police have made a second arrest in a Brattleboro sexual assault.More >> A former Fortune 500 executive has been released on bail days after authorities say he killed an expectant couple in a crash while trying to commit suicide.More >> A former Fortune 500 executive has been released on bail days after authorities say he killed an expectant couple in a crash while trying to commit suicide.More >> Owners of the Berlin Mall broke ground Thursday on a new Wal-Mart expansion. The mega-chain will be adding a grocery store as part of an 18,000-square-foot addition. Mall owner Ken Simon says the moveMore >> Owners of the Berlin Mall broke ground Thursday on a new Wal-Mart expansion.More >> The snap of a magnetic mount is the sound of the future in law enforcement. Senior Officer Christopher Sweeney is one of seven officers on the Burlington Police Department force who volunteered to wearMore >> Burlington's police chief says it won't be long before all 100 of his officers wear body cameras. The department is already testing the tiny devices. Julie Kelley takes a closer look.More >> A fraternity and a sorority at the University of Vermont have been placed under interim suspension while UVM police investigate allegations of underage drinking. One alleged incident happened in NovemberMore >> A fraternity and a sorority at the University of Vermont have been placed under interim suspension while UVM police investigate allegations of underage drinking.More >>