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Never Too Young: Mike McCosker’s story

Mike McCosker always feared that his having a heart attack was a foregone conclusion. There is a history of heart trouble in his family, including his father, who has survived two attacks. Still, it came as a shock when it actually happened since he was only 44 years old. “There are so many emotions that […]

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Jim Leonard

A Commitment to Healing

When Jim Leonard came to the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Center for Wound Healing last summer, he was ready to try anything to treat the deep, open wound on his left foot. It had been about two years since he had an operation to remove an infection. His weekly follow-up appointments with his doctor consisted of […]

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Jane Rosser and Ken Vitale

Jane Rosser and Ken Vitale

Jane Rosser came to Brattleboro in the 1970s as the means to a beginning rather than an end. The School for International Training provided her with a master’s degree and the opportunity to work abroad; initially in Kenya, then other countries and continents. She met Ken Vitale in between assignments during the early 1980s when […]

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