montpelier montpelier  /mɑnt ˈpi li ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) capital of the state of Vermont; located in north central Vermont

News

  1. Family struggles for closure in Vt. woman's death

    MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Relatives of a 78-year-old woman abducted from her Sheffield home and killed nearly three years ago are struggling to get closure because no one has been charged in her death.        
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Dean fans to observe campaign anniversary

    MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Fans of former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean will be gathering later this month to mark the 10th anniversary of the launch of his unsuccessful presidential campaign.        
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  3. Montpelier Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common and Preferred Shares

    Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd. ; has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.115 per Common Share. The Company’s Board of Directors has also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.554688 per 8.875% Non-Cumulative Preferred Share, Series A.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "One person revealed the problem to a lady who was answering the phone in the rectory," Marshall wrote April 18, 1978. "Another reported that a Sister in Montpelier could not believe that the Bishop would give Father Paquette another...
    on Apr 23, 2006 By: John Marshall Source: Barre Montpelier Times Argus

  2. "When we returned to Montpelier in January for the second half of this biennium, there was little doubt that this would be the most challenging year in recent memory," Douglas said in remarks, thanking lawmakers for their work.
    on May 13, 2010 By: Jim Douglas Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "Ms. Conti is back in her office and the town offices are open for business again," confirmed Daniel Richardson, attorney for the clerk and town treasurer. "The general public is once again able to do business in East Montpelier."
    on Dec 6, 2007 By: Daniel Source: Barre Montpelier Times Argus

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