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1. SIT Graduate Institute: Formerly called the School for International Training (SIT), the SIT Graduate Institute was founded over 40 years a...  
2. Ben & Jerry's: Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield started Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream in 1978 at an old abandoned gas station in South Bur...  
3. Vermont State House: it is the third building, on the same ground as the second.
4. Leunig's Bistro: An old-world Paris-style bistro in downtown Burlington. The food is excellent and the prices are quite reasonable, ...  
5. Lake Champlain: The large freshwater lake that borders Burlington, and a major source of local lore, tourism and commerce.  
6. Champ: Lake Champlain's version of the Loch Ness Monster. People have reported seeing a monster in the lake for hundreds o...  
7. Flying Monkeys, The: If you look carefully skyward at the roof of the former Union Train Station in the area of what is now Main Street ...  
8. Ben and Jerry's First Store: While the original store is no longer anywhere to be found, a little plaque on a street corner in Burlington marks ...  
9. Church Street Marketplace: A four-block area in the downtown section of Burlington that comprises an award-winning outdoor shopping mall. In a...  
10. University of Vermont, The: Vermont's well-regarded research institution is situated on an exceptionally beautiful campus. The school offers an...  
11. Lake Champlain Chocolates: A gourmet candy maker that offers free tours of their factory. Their products, a line of fudge and a full selection...  
12. Magic Hat Brewing Company: A must-visit for beer-lovers; they offer free tours of their somewhat eccentric brewery, and plenty of free samples...  
13. Crow Bookshop: A discount bookstore in the downtown area that carries a wide variety of genres; they specialize in used books and ...  
14. Frog Hollow: A non-profit visual arts organization that hosts a gallery and a craft shop in addition to their community arts pro...  
15. Rasputin's: A popular nightspot with two bars, pool tables, several televisions and on some nights, a dance party with a live D...  
 
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Local nickname for the northernmost high school in the Peoria Public School District, Richwoods High School. Known for their association with the Peoria Country Club, even using their golf carts during their homecoming ceremony.

A (laughable) nickname for Seattle. Seattle is perhaps more aptly described as the Gateway to the Pacific.

Berkeley is known for its odd culture and political leanings, and has been since the 1960's. Berzerkeley is a nickname used to help capture the oddity that is Berkeley, especially UC Berkeley and its students.

Freakfest is a city sponsored event on state street that was invented in 2007 for the sole purpose of coopting the spontaneous unsponsored event that had been taking place...

Pejorative nickname given to Madison by political conservatives due to its long history of progressive politics. (Also see "60 square miles surrounded by reality".)