sister city http://wamc.org en Burlington Formalizes Agreement with French Sister City http://wamc.org/post/burlington-formalizes-agreement-french-sister-city <p></p><p></p><p>Officials in Burlington, Vermont have signed a formal “Friendship Agreement” with the city in France that is home to the explorer that discovered Lake Champlain. Wed, 03 Jul 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 68455 at http://wamc.org Burlington Formalizes Agreement with French Sister City Pittsfield Welcomes Irish Visitors http://wamc.org/post/pittsfield-welcomes-irish-visitors <p></p><p>Members of Pittsfield’s Irish sister city committee welcomed guests from Ballina, Ireland on Friday afternoon at Pittsfield City Hall.</p><p></p><p>Rob Dwyer, president of the Irish Sister City Committee said that since Pittsfield chose Ballina as its sister city in 1998, due to similarities in its “small-town” feel and economy, the two communities have grown close.</p> Sat, 16 Mar 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 59997 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Welcomes Irish Visitors