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Professionally NEKed

Checking in with the Northeast Kingdom’s Young Professionals Network A riddle: How do you make one of Vermont’s largest and most “remote” areas appealing to a young professional? Throw in the fact that Vermont, like all of northern New England, has a higher median age than the rest of the country, and the riddle turns …

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Arts Without Walls

Getting creative while staying distant Art builds community. Especially in the Northeast Kingdom, where creativity is central to so much of what happens. Our shared experience, expressed in music, poetry, dance, paint, or other forms helps us recognize common themes and celebrate what unites us.  Dancing to music on the shore of Island Pond. Joining …

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Being NEKed

What it means to be NEKed now It’s fair to say that we know storms. We live and play in the mountains. They’re a staple dish up here that we actually crave, depending on the season. Some we can see days out. Some catch us unaware, exposed on a ridgeline and suddenly consumed by abject …

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Meet John Predom

Meet the NEK’s Super Snow Spirograph: the Story of John Predom’s Snowshoe Art How do you turn a frosty day into a glorious creation? In Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, snow is part of the winter air we breathe, and we’re serious about making magic when the white fluff comes our way. Snowfall here is gorgeous on …

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