Two thousand eleven is almost behind us, and it’s a year I think almost all of us are happy to put in the rearview. But before we ring in 2012, let’s take a moment to look back. Borrowing from Twitter, I’ve compiled my list of the biggest stories trending in #RutVT in 2011.
Originally published in the Rutland County Express on Dec. 15, 2011.
Recently, Stereogum‘s “Area Codes” feature, which profiles smaller music scenes around the country, turned its attention to the 802. And once again, we’re reminded that for everyone but the phone company, 802 means Burlington. OK, maybe that’s an exaggeration, but it certainly feels like that sometimes — especially down here in our comparatively quiet corner of the state.