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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmentKatherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - A rep
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 hours ago
Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - A reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for exposing dire conditions in group homes for the mentally disabled is this year's recipient of Colby College's Lovejoy Award. Colby... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
H.S. Football Scores - Fri, Aug. 28Amherst 66, Shelton 22 Aquinas 51, Hartington Cedar Catholic 7 Aurora 40, Cre
H.S. Football Scores - Fri, Aug. 28
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 22 hours ago
Amherst 66, Shelton 22 Aquinas 51, Hartington Cedar Catholic 7 Aurora 40, Crete 21 Battle Creek 19, Stanton 6 Bellevue West 42, Omaha Westside 22 Bennington 27, Platteview 0 Boys Town 63, Lincoln Christian 30 Brady 50, Sumner-Eddyville-Miller... Read more
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Bennington Banner
MAU football falls in season opener to MiddleburyMIDDLEBURY >> The Mount Anthony Union High School football team gave defe
MAU football falls in season opener to Middlebury
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
MIDDLEBURY >> The Mount Anthony Union High School football team gave defending Division I champion Middlebury all it could handle during the season opener on Friday night, but in the end the Tigers proved why they have dominated the division... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Elkhorn South overcomes penalties to post 35-0 win over Omaha GrossPosted Friday, August 28, 2015, at 12:55 AM Elkhorn South overcomes penalties,
Elkhorn South overcomes penalties to post 35-0 win over Omaha Gross
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted yesterday
Posted Friday, August 28, 2015, at 12:55 AM Elkhorn South overcomes penalties, cramping, to post 35-0 Opening Night Win. by Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy) Elkhorn South was able to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowdComedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who
Comedian Brian Regan is working new angles, trying out new material on Segerstrom crowd
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Comedian Brian Regan is a big fan of Southern California. The Miami native, who spent time living in Los Angeles before settling in Las Vegas a few years ago, said he loves the weather and the fans who come out to see his shows. He’s spent a lot of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Merger talks begin for Dorset, Manchester and Mountain Towns REDLONDONDERRY >> School officials from several towns and a Regional Educati
Merger talks begin for Dorset, Manchester and Mountain Towns RED
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
LONDONDERRY >> School officials from several towns and a Regional Education District plan to look at whether to form a supervisory district, with an eye on the new education law and their communities' feelings. "Under Act 46, there are two... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Select Board and Planning Commission debate Johnson Controls, town planBENNINGTON >> A Select Board member says he won't support readoption of t
Bennington Select Board and Planning Commission debate Johnson Controls, town plan
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> A Select Board member says he won't support readoption of the town plan unless it allows for the rezoning of a long-dormant industrial site. Board member Justin Corcoran said the former Johnson Controls site has been dormant the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVSU discusses new administrator, hiring, consolidationBENNINGTON >> In a busy meeting on Wednesday, the Southwest Vermont Super
SVSU discusses new administrator, hiring, consolidation
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> In a busy meeting on Wednesday, the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union introduced the new director of early childhood education, answered questions from the community about the hiring of the superintendent, and created a... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Hoosick Falls golf tops GranvilleHOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School golf team topped Granvi
Hoosick Falls golf tops Granville
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School golf team topped Granville on Thursday, 4-1, at the Hoosick Falls Country Club. Hoosick Falls had a pair of medalists on the day, with No. 1 and No. 2 golfers Ryan Bloomer and Mathew Smith each... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Experienced core leads MAU field hockey in '15BENNINGTON >> For the Mount Anthony field hockey team, coach Amber Cottre
Experienced core leads MAU field hockey in '15
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> For the Mount Anthony field hockey team, coach Amber Cottrell goes into her second season with a lot of momentum from her first. While the Patriots finished 5-11 overall, MAU won a playdown game. They also have nine returning... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Star Electric closing after 51 years in BenningtonBENNINGTON — After 51 years in business, Star Electric will close at the end of
Star Electric closing after 51 years in Bennington
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON — After 51 years in business, Star Electric will close at the end of September. "We're starting as of next week to sell whatever we can sell," said Sue Congdon, owner and operator of the business. "Some things we can still bring in, some... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida Supreme Court upholds death sentence in Jacksonville murder where drug dealer's throat was slashedThe Florida Supreme Court upheld the conviction and death sentence of a man who
Florida Supreme Court upholds death sentence in Jacksonville murder where drug dealer's throat was slashed
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
The Florida Supreme Court upheld the conviction and death sentence of a man who stabbed a drug dealer to death in 2004 in a Bennington Drive house in Jacksonville. Kim Jackson, 45, was convicted in 2013 for the murder of 49-year-old Debra Pearce.... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Vergennes police log for Aug. 27: Driver cited wth narcotics DUIVERGENNES — Vergennes police on Aug. 21 cited a Killington resident for driving
Vergennes police log for Aug. 27: Driver cited wth narcotics DUI
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
VERGENNES — Vergennes police on Aug. 21 cited a Killington resident for driving under the influence of drugs, and issued him another citation and two tickets, all actions taken after receiving a tip at about 1:30 p.m. from another motorist about an... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Adams' Quaker Meeting House a nod to unflinching beliefsADAMS — Perched above a grassy knoll of the unmarked graves of its members, the
Adams' Quaker Meeting House a nod to unflinching beliefs
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
ADAMS — Perched above a grassy knoll of the unmarked graves of its members, the Quaker Meeting House stands as a silent reminder of the town's founding families. Located at the westernmost part the Maple Street Cemetery, the meeting house is closed... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Bad check charge for troubled mom BENNINGTON — Patricia Kane, who triggered an Amber Alert in 2014 when she too
Bad check charge for troubled mom
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON — Patricia Kane, who triggered an Amber Alert in 2014 when she took her son from his home in Sunderland to New Hampshire, was arraigned Monday on a felony count after a Manchester business owner said she... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Man accused of selling heroinLocal man accused of selling heroin BENNINGTON � A local man was arraigned Mon
Man accused of selling heroin
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Local man accused of selling heroin BENNINGTON � A local man was arraigned Monday on three felony counts of selling heroin after police said he had sold drugs to a confidential informant three times in December and January. Bradley R. Sweet, 27, of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
North and East in bygone BerkshiresIn December 1956, Berkshires Week published "Routed for History: North and East
North and East in bygone Berkshires
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
In December 1956, Berkshires Week published "Routed for History: North and East in Bygone Berkshires," a driving tour of historical markers and monuments. The tour, which is re-created here with modern updates, still holds relevance. Fort... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont Lt. Governor Phil Scott spends a day as a baker at Crazy Russian Girl's BakeryBENNINGTON >> Wednesday started early for Vermont Lt. Governor Phil Scott
Vermont Lt. Governor Phil Scott spends a day as a baker at Crazy Russian Girl's Bakery
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Wednesday started early for Vermont Lt. Governor Phil Scott, who had to be to work at 4 a.m. to prepare the bagels. For the past five years, Scott has been working for a day at random Vermont businesses. He's worked with Green... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Cambridge golfers top GreenwichHOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Central School golf team took to the links
Cambridge golfers top Greenwich
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Central School golf team took to the links again on Wednesday, and picked up a 4-1 win over Greenwich at the Hoosick Falls Country Club. No. 1 golfer Daniel Genevick was the medalist with a 38-stroke score. This... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Mount Anthony ready to make noise on gridironBENNINGTON >> In 2014, the Mount Anthony Union High School football team went 3
Mount Anthony ready to make noise on gridiron
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> In 2014, the Mount Anthony Union High School football team went 3-6, a number that by itself, isn't that impressive. But it's the best record for the Patriots since 2009, and second-year coach John Martin has all the momentum going his... Read more
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Bennington Banner
CDC makes Work-Based Learning Coordinator position full timeBENNINGTON >> The board of the Southwest Vermont Career Development Cente
CDC makes Work-Based Learning Coordinator position full time
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The board of the Southwest Vermont Career Development Center has voted to make its Work-Based Learning coordinator position, currently held by Wendy Klein, a full-time position. "There's been a lot of meetings, and a lot of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Local artist leads workshop at Bennington Free LibraryBENNINGTON >> Local artist and former art teacher Renee Bouchard worked w
Local artist leads workshop at Bennington Free Library
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Local artist and former art teacher Renee Bouchard worked with students at the Bennington Free Library this summer, helping them learn how to collaborate on art projects. The "Tag, You're It!" collaborative art workshop ran this... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New help for opiate addicts in the Northeast KingdomBusiness is booming at the BAART treatment center in St. Johnsbury-- an unfortu
New help for opiate addicts in the Northeast Kingdom
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
Business is booming at the BAART treatment center in St. Johnsbury-- an unfortunate reality in the fight against opiate abuse in Vermont. "We finally have a place that is big enough where we can treat the community and meet the need," said Jason... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hotel Equities to Operate Two Premium-branded Hotels in NortheastCourtyard Lake Placid, NY and Hampton Inn Bennington, VT Atlanta-based Hotel
Hotel Equities to Operate Two Premium-branded Hotels in Northeast
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
Courtyard Lake Placid, NY and Hampton Inn Bennington, VT Atlanta-based Hotel Equities recently announced its... Read more
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Bennington Banner
MAUMS outdoor classroom dedicated to Kyra WilliamsBENNINGTON >> Mount Anthony Union Middle School hosted a ceremony on Mond
MAUMS outdoor classroom dedicated to Kyra Williams
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Mount Anthony Union Middle School hosted a ceremony on Monday for their new outdoor classroom, which was dedicated to a former student who died in a car accident in 2013. Kyra Williams, who graduated from MAU High School in 2005,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington man accused of selling heroin to police informantBENNINGTON >> An Abbott Street man is facing felony charges after alleged
Bennington man accused of selling heroin to police informant
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> An Abbott Street man is facing felony charges after allegedly selling heroin to a police informant. On Monday, Bradley Sweet, 27, pleaded not guilty to three felony counts of heroin sale, and three misdemeanor counts of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Select Board to hire landscape architect to review solar plansBENNINGTON >> The Select Board plans to hire a landscape architect to rev
Bennington Select Board to hire landscape architect to review solar plans
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Select Board plans to hire a landscape architect to review a controversial solar project being proposed near the Apple Hill neighborhood. It also plans to file its opposition to the project as it currently stands before the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
DC West bond proposal debatedDC West schools are seeing opposition to bond proposals. The first public oppo
DC West bond proposal debated
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
DC West schools are seeing opposition to bond proposals. The first public opposition to the bond triggered political hostility. Both sides defended their money and who gets how much. "They're calling me a liar and other things like that," DC West... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Indians pick up win on linksHOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Central School golf team picked up a 3-2 w
Indians pick up win on links
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Central School golf team picked up a 3-2 win over Stillwater on Tuesday at the Hoosick Falls Country Club. No. 1 golfer Daniel Genevick was the medalist with a five-over 39, and picked up a 2-and-1 win over Frank... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Patriots the one to beat in MVL this seasonBENNINGTON >> After an 11-game win streak was snapped in the Division I s
Patriots the one to beat in MVL this season
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> After an 11-game win streak was snapped in the Division I semifinals against Essex last season, the Mount Anthony Union High School boys soccer team had a taste of what could have been. So naturally, as the new season begins,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
MAU girls soccer getting up to speedBENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony Union High School girls soccer team lost
MAU girls soccer getting up to speed
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony Union High School girls soccer team lost the main chunk of last season's 6-9-1 squad to graduation. With only six returning players and only five seniors, the varsity speed isn't quite there yet, according to... Read more
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The Advocate
Fambrough: Tara football coach Cooter Mansur’s Save the Game tries to help athletes keep playingThere are life-changing experiences. And there are life-changing actions. Tara
Fambrough: Tara football coach Cooter Mansur’s Save the Game tries to help athletes keep playing
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
There are life-changing experiences. And there are life-changing actions. Tara High football coach Cooter Mansur knows something about both. Mansur underwent two heart surgeries in June to alleviate 95 percent blockages in three arteries. A look... Read more
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Boston Globe
Help pick Hubway’s newest stationsThis iconic Boston landmark landed on a “USA Today” top 10 quirkiest American l
Help pick Hubway’s newest stations
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
This iconic Boston landmark landed on a “USA Today” top 10 quirkiest American landmarks list in 2014. The 15,000-pound bottle is 40 feet tall and sits outside the Boston Children’s Museum. It was built in 1934 by Arthur Gagner, who used it to sell... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Marble Valley prisoner from Shaftsbury assaulted by fellow inmateBENNINGTON >> State Police say a Shaftsbury man was assaulted by another
Marble Valley prisoner from Shaftsbury assaulted by fellow inmate
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON >> State Police say a Shaftsbury man was assaulted by another inmate Wednesday at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Center in Rutland. Police said at 8:43 p.m. Mitchell Bowen Jr., 24, of Fair Haven, and Travis Squires, 27, of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
First ever SBAC results show wide income gapBENNINGTON >> There is a significant gap between the scores of those who
First ever SBAC results show wide income gap
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON >> There is a significant gap between the scores of those who qualify for free and reduced lunch and those who do not, according to the results of the first state-wide Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) exams, which were... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Hoosick Falls golfers top Cambridge in tight matchHOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School golf team picked up a w
Hoosick Falls golfers top Cambridge in tight match
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School golf team picked up a win over Cambridge Central School on Monday, 3 1/2 to 2 1/2. Playing at the Hoosick Falls Country Club, Cambridge's Daniel Genevick was the medalist with a 39, topping... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Wildlife experts plan culverts for crittersVERMONT AMPHIBIAN EXPERT Jim Andrews, right, and Chris Slesar of the Monkton Co
Wildlife experts plan culverts for critters
The Addison County Independent / Posted 5 days ago
VERMONT AMPHIBIAN EXPERT Jim Andrews, right, and Chris Slesar of the Monkton Conservation Commission on Thursday discuss technical details of the wing wall and tunnel structures that will soon let amphibians cross under busy Vergennes-Monkton Road... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rain can’t stop Free the Nipple day on Hampton BeachA little rain Sunday didn’t stop dozens of women from going to New Hampshire’s
Rain can’t stop Free the Nipple day on Hampton Beach
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
A little rain Sunday didn’t stop dozens of women from going to New Hampshire’s Hampton Beach and taking off their tops to make a point. Commemorating International Go Topless Day, the participants in the “Free the Nipple” event said they wanted to... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Park-McCullough house celebrates 150 years Patrick McArdle / Staff Photo North Bennington's Park-McCullough house will h
Park-McCullough house celebrates 150 years
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Patrick McArdle / Staff Photo North Bennington's Park-McCullough house will have a 150th birthday celebration in August. NORTH BENNINGTON � A historic site that two Vermont governors once called home is... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Mother and son accused of assaulting son’s father RUPERT � A mother and her teenage son are both facing criminal charges after
Mother and son accused of assaulting son’s father
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
RUPERT � A mother and her teenage son are both facing criminal charges after being accused of assaulting her ex-husband during a custody dispute. Sherry Jenkins, 49, of Granville, N.Y., and Colby... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Banks keep steady focus on local business Berkshire Bank employees volunteer for the Rutland Blooms project earlier thi
Banks keep steady focus on local business
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Berkshire Bank employees volunteer for the Rutland Blooms project earlier this year. Although the Vermont market hasn�t seen many new bank locations open in recent years, the Rutland area has experienced... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Riding for the Deerfield Valley Food PantryDOVER >> Rev up the engines or grab a plate of BBQ. Either way, Saturday
Riding for the Deerfield Valley Food Pantry
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
DOVER >> Rev up the engines or grab a plate of BBQ. Either way, Saturday will see motorcycle riders traveling from Dover to Massachusetts during an annual benefit for the Deerfield Valley Food Pantry. And later in the evening, the Valley View... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Storm grab key win at homeBENNINGTON >> The game wasn't fully decided until the final whistle blew.
Storm grab key win at home
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The game wasn't fully decided until the final whistle blew. But when it did, the Southern Vermont Storm found themselves doing something they had done to perfection against the Connecticut Gamblers — returning an... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Linkin Park bets on hybrid theory that they can be tech start-up investors, tooAging rockers used to buy pubs in rural England or get interested in organic fa
Linkin Park bets on hybrid theory that they can be tech start-up investors, too
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
Aging rockers used to buy pubs in rural England or get interested in organic farming. Not Linkin Park. The band behind Hybrid Theory, 27m copies sold since its release in 2000, have their eyes on a tech-filled future. Machine Shop Ventures, their... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, SUSAN J. JACKETT, Youngstown, OhioYOUNGSTOWN - Prayers will be Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funer
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, SUSAN J. JACKETT, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN - Prayers will be Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Boardman-Canfield Chapel, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Christine Church, for Susan J. Jackett, 55, who passed away Wednesday evening... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County Real Estate transactions• 3592 Crittenden Road, Kristen N. Warren; Kenneth E. Warren to Ellen E. Fiegel
Erie County Real Estate transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
• 3592 Crittenden Road, Kristen N. Warren; Kenneth E. Warren to Ellen E. Fiegel, $157,500. • 1536 Meadow Drive, Heather T. Putney; Brian C. Putney to Timothy W. Baesen, $125,000. • 11750 Buckwheat Road, Peter N. Greatbatch; Michele A. Greatbatch to... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vt. unemployment holds steadyMONTPELIER � Vermont�s unemployment rate has not risen for the past 10 months,
Vt. unemployment holds steady
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
MONTPELIER � Vermont�s unemployment rate has not risen for the past 10 months, according to July data released Friday by the state Department of Labor. July�s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate came in at 3.6 percent, identical to the state�s... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Town, BBA, sign agreement on use of Applejack FieldMANCHESTER >> An agreement has been struck between town officials and Bur
Town, BBA, sign agreement on use of Applejack Field
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
MANCHESTER >> An agreement has been struck between town officials and Burr and Burton Academy on the use of Applejack Field this coming school sports season. With the replacement of the school's former main grass field with a new turf one that... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Man accused of lewd conduct with child facing curfew violationsBENNINGTON >> A man arrested last year for alleged lewd conduct with a ch
Man accused of lewd conduct with child facing curfew violations
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
BENNINGTON >> A man arrested last year for alleged lewd conduct with a child was placed under $5,000 bail Wednesday after pleading not guilty to scores of contempt of court violations. Gary L. Partridge, 44, who is now supposed to live in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Shaftsbury Select board sets tax rate, names new road foremanBENNINGTON >> The Shaftsbury Select Board on Monday set the town's tax ra
Shaftsbury Select board sets tax rate, names new road foreman
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Shaftsbury Select Board on Monday set the town's tax rate for 2016 and named their new road foreman, among many smaller items. Town administrator David Kiernan said that even though the town cut its municipal budget since... Read more
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