Ari Snider is the summer newsroom intern at Vermont Public Radio. He started making audio stories four years ago with Now Here This, a student-run audio magazine at Brown University, and has also produced stories for a handful of nonprofit organizations in Rhode Island and Maine.
Ari hails from Belfast, Maine, and is a senior at Brown University, majoring in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies.
Without help from a resettlement agency, many Ukrainians rely on family or volunteers. Oleg Opalnyk, who has lived in Maine since 2001 and owns rental properties, is supporting 11 Ukrainian evacuees.
The sea chantey, once the soundtrack of the Golden Age of Sail, has gone the way of other traditional work songs — relegated to folk festivals, history...
A new report from the Office of the Vermont State Auditor says it's nearly impossible to quantify the impact of Vermont's business incentive programs.