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Boston Globe
Jane Thompson, 89, award-winning designer, urban plannerThompson, who also did graduate work at the New York University Institute of Fi
Jane Thompson, 89, award-winning designer, urban planner
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
Thompson, who also did graduate work at the New York University Institute of Fine Arts and studied creative writing at Bennington College, was editor of Industrial Design magazine in the late-1950s. Her marriage to Paul Mitarachi ended in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Family Dollar truck collides with 12 foot bridgeon Route 7A and Harwood Hill Road Saturday night. A towing crew spent all day S
Family Dollar truck collides with 12 foot bridge
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 hours ago
on Route 7A and Harwood Hill Road Saturday night. A towing crew spent all day Sunday removing cargo from the truck. BENNINGTON >> Just before midnight on Saturday, Aug. 27, a Family Dollar truck was traveling north on Route 7A and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Armory on Main Street encases a variety of guns and moreBENNINGTON >> Charlie Jewett retired from his career this summer and move
Bennington Armory on Main Street encases a variety of guns and more
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 hours ago
BENNINGTON >> Charlie Jewett retired from his career this summer and moved to Old Bennington, something he said he wished he'd done 30 years ago. Now he and his partner are the proud owners of the Bennington Armory gun store on Main Street. A... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Extra patrols for Labor Day aim to prevent drunken driving, crashesBENNINGTON >> Bennington County law enforcement agencies aim to step up patrols
Extra patrols for Labor Day aim to prevent drunken driving, crashes
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 hours ago
BENNINGTON >> Bennington County law enforcement agencies aim to step up patrols for Labor Day weekend. The Bennington County Sheriff's Department plans to have more officers patrolling the roads this week and a sobriety checkpoint to reduce drunken... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
This Week in Western New York Weather History40", East Aurora 38", and Colden and Hamburg 36", East Pembroke 29", Darien 28"
This Week in Western New York Weather History
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 hours ago
40", East Aurora 38", and Colden and Hamburg 36", East Pembroke 29", Darien 28", Strykersville 49", Warsaw 31", Arcade 30", Bennington 29". December 25 1973: Christmas Day storm brought heavy rain and flooding (1.21 inches of rain), minor street... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Extent of PFOA spread not yet defined BENNINGTON � After six months, state Department of Environmental Conservation
Extent of PFOA spread not yet defined
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
BENNINGTON � After six months, state Department of Environmental Conservation officials are still working to identify the size and location of PFOA contamination that seems primarily contained to Bennington... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roadswas driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknow
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roads
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
was driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries. Also Friday night, 20-year-old Bennington resident William Minyard was killed in Bryan County when his pickup hit an oversize load being hauled by a truck.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roadswas driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknow
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roads
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
was driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries. Also Friday night, 20-year-old Bennington resident William Minyard was killed in Bryan County when his pickup hit an oversize load being hauled by a truck.... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roadswas driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknow
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 3 killed on state roads
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted yesterday
was driven by an Oklahoma City resident who was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries. Also Friday night, 20-year-old Bennington resident William Minyard was killed in Bryan County when his pickup hit an oversize load being hauled by a truck.... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Shaftsbury water tests reveal minimal chemical contaminationis below Vermont's health advisory level of 20 parts per trillion. The landfil
Shaftsbury water tests reveal minimal chemical contamination
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
is below Vermont's health advisory level of 20 parts per trillion. The landfill is near the former Chemfab plant in North Bennington, near which more than 200 private water wells have been found with levels of PFOA as high as nearly 3,000 parts... Read more
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FOX News
Shaftsbury water tests reveal minimal chemical contaminationis below Vermont's health advisory level of 20 parts per trillion. The landfil
Shaftsbury water tests reveal minimal chemical contamination
FOX News / Posted yesterday
is below Vermont's health advisory level of 20 parts per trillion. The landfill is near the former Chemfab plant in North Bennington, near which more than 200 private water wells have been found with levels of PFOA as high as nearly 3,000 parts... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Panache to close its doors next monthBENNINGTON >> Panache, a fixture on Main Street known for its vibrant win
Panache to close its doors next month
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Panache, a fixture on Main Street known for its vibrant window displays and eclectic inventory, will close its doors next month after 31 years in business. In an interview with the Banner, Nancy Woltman, owner of the women's... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVSU free meals program enters second yearBENNINGTON >> For the second year, the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Unio
SVSU free meals program enters second year
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> For the second year, the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union will provide free breakfast and lunch to their students. Last year, the school served over 650,000 meals through the Community Eligibility Provision for Free Meal... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Panthers hold on to defeat Spa CatholicFalls will look to improve to 6-0 to start the season when they host Waterford
Panthers hold on to defeat Spa Catholic
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
Falls will look to improve to 6-0 to start the season when they host Waterford on Tuesday. SVC men's basketball clinics BENNINGTON >> The Southern Vermont College men's basketball team will be holding two clinics this fall for boys and... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Vermont couple accused of not getting care for injured puppyfalse information to police. The puppy was removed from the couple's home and
Vermont couple accused of not getting care for injured puppy
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 2 days ago
false information to police. The puppy was removed from the couple's home and placed in a foster home. Police said the puppy will eventually need a permanent home. Caron and Ferris were scheduled to appear Sept. 26 in Bennington Coun... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Rochester man jailed for alleged use of stolen credit card numberOutdoor Equipment in Geneva. On Wednesday, Ontario County sheriff’s deputies ch
Rochester man jailed for alleged use of stolen credit card number
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
Outdoor Equipment in Geneva. On Wednesday, Ontario County sheriff’s deputies charged John R. Cramer Jr., 31, of 720 Bennington Drive, with third-degree grand larceny, a class D felony. Cramer is also being investigated by other police... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Supt. Culkeen receives positve marks from yearly review committeeBENNINGTON >> Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union Superintendent Jim Culk
Supt. Culkeen receives positve marks from yearly review committee
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union Superintendent Jim Culkeen received a positive recommendation after this year's evaluation process. SVSU Chairman Nelson Brownell, who also served on the evaluation committee, delivered the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Dorset Rising Bakery added to 8 Church Street Hospitalityand more. Steve and Lauren Bryant own the inn, the bakery, The Mountain Top Inn
Dorset Rising Bakery added to 8 Church Street Hospitality
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
and more. Steve and Lauren Bryant own the inn, the bakery, The Mountain Top Inn & Resort in Chittenden, The Publyk House in Bennington, Barrows House Inn and Restaurant in Dorset and the most recent Lakehouse Pub & Grille in Bomoseen; all operated... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Man pleads not guilty to trafficking heroinBENNINGTON >> A man accused of trafficking 600 bags of heroin from Massac
Man pleads not guilty to trafficking heroin
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> A man accused of trafficking 600 bags of heroin from Massachusetts to Vermont is being charged as a habitual offender for his prior felony convictions and, if convicted, could be sentenced to life in prison. Vermont State... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Parents face felony charges for allegedly fleeing with childBENNINGTON >> The parents of a young child face a felony charge after pol
Parents face felony charges for allegedly fleeing with child
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The parents of a young child face a felony charge after police said they fled last week after the child had been ordered into state custody. Kimberly J. Robinson, 28, and Guy H. Condo, 43, were both arraigned this week in Vermont... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Residents want federal judge to throw out Saint-Gobain motion to dismiss class action suitNORTH BENNINGTON >> Residents who filed a class action lawsuit over PFOA
Residents want federal judge to throw out Saint-Gobain motion to dismiss class action suit
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
NORTH BENNINGTON >> Residents who filed a class action lawsuit over PFOA contamination want a federal court in Vermont to throw out a company's motion to dismiss the case. Attorneys for Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics had previously argued... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New Bennington Walmart celebrates grand openingBENNINGTON >> More than 100 residents waited at the doors of the new Walm
New Bennington Walmart celebrates grand opening
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> More than 100 residents waited at the doors of the new Walmart on Monday morning for the store's grand opening celebration. The new Supercenter has more than double the square footage — and will employ more than twice as many... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New startup sells handmade blocksBENNINGTON >> Bob Pinsonneault had a pile of pine lumber in his yard he p
New startup sells handmade blocks
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Bob Pinsonneault had a pile of pine lumber in his yard he purchased years ago to make a barn. It was getting old, and he had to do something with it. "It was a few months before Christmas and I was looking for a gift for the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Lingner appointed as Pownal's Act 46 community rep.and Lingner from Pownal; Marie Shutts, Anne Mook, Donald Campbell, Jackie Prue,
Lingner appointed as Pownal's Act 46 community rep.
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
and Lingner from Pownal; Marie Shutts, Anne Mook, Donald Campbell, Jackie Prue, Ken Swierad, and George Sleeman from Bennington; Bruce Lierman and Matthew Patterson from North Bennington; Jessica Smith and Jeff Leake from Shaftsbury; and Dick... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Visitors must now pay at popular Vt. swimming holean uptick in attendance," Town Manager Robert Gaiotti said. Gaiotti is working
Visitors must now pay at popular Vt. swimming hole
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
an uptick in attendance," Town Manager Robert Gaiotti said. Gaiotti is working with McDonough on controlling the crowds. A Bennington sheriff now sits on site during weekends. Supervision cut down on problems with alcohol and improved parking. One... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Local man accused of heroin trafficking BENNINGTON � A local man accused of attempting to bring 600 bags of heroin, w
Local man accused of heroin trafficking
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON � A local man accused of attempting to bring 600 bags of heroin, worth about $9,000, from Holyoke, Massachusetts, to Bennington on Friday could be sentenced to life in prison, if convicted, based on... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Parents accused of fleeing with child BENNINGTON � The parents of a 3-year-old girl are facing a felony charge afte
Parents accused of fleeing with child
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON � The parents of a 3-year-old girl are facing a felony charge after police said they fled with the child on Friday after the child had been ordered into state custody. Kimberly J. Robinson, 28, and... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Dave Roberts reports from Fort Calhoun on severe weatherWHERE LOT OF ROTATION AT THE TIME WHEN WE FOUND IT NEAR 192ND STREET AND HIGHWA
Dave Roberts reports from Fort Calhoun on severe weather
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 5 days ago
WHERE LOT OF ROTATION AT THE TIME WHEN WE FOUND IT NEAR 192ND STREET AND HIGHWAY THAT I WANT TO SAY IT WAS HIGHWAY 36 IN BENNINGTON. THAT WAS THE AREA THAT WAS AT AREA AS WELL. WE WATCHED AS THESE CLOUDS TURNED, FORMED HIM OF DRAFT. AND WE SAW... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Walmart opening to be celebrated today with ribbon cuttingBENNINGTON >> The new Walmart store's grand opening will be celebrated th
Walmart opening to be celebrated today with ribbon cutting
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The new Walmart store's grand opening will be celebrated this morning with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The ceremony starts at 7:30 a.m. and includes the awarding of several thousand dollars in grants to local community... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Farmers Market to recreate Old Fashioned County FairBENNINGTON >> The Bennington Farmers Market is encouraging cooks, bakers
Bennington Farmers Market to recreate Old Fashioned County Fair
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Bennington Farmers Market is encouraging cooks, bakers and growers to participate in a food contest for the Sept. 10 Old Fashioned County Fair. Anytime after 10 a.m. there will be an opportunity to win heaviest tomato,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
AmeriCorps receives $2.1 million in funding, benefits local Health Care SharesBENNINGTON>>In June, Sen. Patrick Leahy, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Congress
AmeriCorps receives $2.1 million in funding, benefits local Health Care Shares
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON>>In June, Sen. Patrick Leahy, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Congressman Peter Welch announced $2.1 million in funding for AmeriCorps workers, which impacts those involved in the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) Health Care Share... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Select Board reviews conflict of interest policyBENNINGTON >> The Bennington Select Board is reviewing their conflict of
Bennington Select Board reviews conflict of interest policy
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Bennington Select Board is reviewing their conflict of interest policy, after complaints that board members did not recuse themselves when directing funds to organizations of which they were a part. "We've had a lot of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Money woes follow Medicaid probe for drug labofficers or drug-treatment counselors. Wohl wrote that Burlington Labs has Ver
Money woes follow Medicaid probe for drug lab
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
officers or drug-treatment counselors. Wohl wrote that Burlington Labs has Vermont sample collection sites in Barre, Bennington, Burlington, Middlebury, Morrisville, Rutland, St. Albans and Springfield and had planned to open one in White... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Corfu woman arrested for DWI, property damage and resisting arrestcharged with having left the scene of property damage incidents within the prev
Corfu woman arrested for DWI, property damage and resisting arrest
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
charged with having left the scene of property damage incidents within the previous hour or so on Maxon Road in the Town of Bennington and on Route 354 in the Village of Attica. Then, as she was being taken into custody she refused to take a breath... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Should Vt. end the use of private prisons?lodged in other states would likely have to come back to Vermont, a potentially
Should Vt. end the use of private prisons?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
lodged in other states would likely have to come back to Vermont, a potentially expensive undertaking. Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington County, said, "We either build a facility large enough to house all Vermont offenders and then whose backyard will... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Nine rescues make Saturday busy for DECwas waiting. The man was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Town o
Nine rescues make Saturday busy for DEC
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
was waiting. The man was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Town of North Elba A 67-year-old man from Bennington, Vermont, was in medical distress on Saturday at Indian Falls. The Marcy Dam caretaker and Mount Marcy summit... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Temperatures will climb againIN BURLINGTON. 56 AND PLATTSBURGH. A LOT OF VERMONTERS ARE DOWN INTO THE 40'S I
Temperatures will climb again
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 5 days ago
IN BURLINGTON. 56 AND PLATTSBURGH. A LOT OF VERMONTERS ARE DOWN INTO THE 40'S INCLUDING NEWPORT AT 48. 49 DEGREES IN ST. J. BENNINGTON. HAVE ALLOW THE HEAT TO ESCAPE. YESTERDAY. IT WAS A BEAUTIFUL AFTERNOON THIS MORNING WE HAVE LOST THE HEAT THAT WE... Read more
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Bennington Banner
GNAT launches "The News Project" to better engage communityand business and economic topics. So far, there's been a program on the Gear fo
GNAT launches "The News Project" to better engage community
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
and business and economic topics. So far, there's been a program on the Gear for Uphill Lyme event, a discussion with the Bennington County political party chairs and a state primary election wrap up. Eventually, the Citizen Journalism aspect will... Read more
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Bennington Banner
A week before the first day: News and notes from Mount Anthony UnionBENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony Union School Board held its first meeting
A week before the first day: News and notes from Mount Anthony Union
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony Union School Board held its first meeting of the 2016-2017 school year last week. Superintendent Jim Culkeen introduced Renee Gordon, who was hired to replace Rick Pembroke as the Southwest Vermont Supervisory... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Players’ prayers4 Hope rally, which began at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave., o
Players’ prayers
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
4 Hope rally, which began at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave., on the East Side, and ended at East High on Bennington Avenue. Following the rally was a two-hour prayer vigil and program at the school. The march was a “prayer and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Monumental celebration: Battle Monument marks 125th anniversaryBENNINGTON >> To walk up the 412 steps of the Bennington Battle Monument
Monumental celebration: Battle Monument marks 125th anniversary
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
BENNINGTON >> To walk up the 412 steps of the Bennington Battle Monument in 1891 cost but a dime. On Saturday, visitors to the state historic site could once again pay the original entry fee of 10 cents in observance of the 125th anniversary... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New roundabout open to trafficBENNINGTON >> The new roundabout on Northside Drive is open to traffic.
New roundabout open to traffic
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The new roundabout on Northside Drive is open to traffic. Drivers encountered work crews, police details, temporary signage, orange traffic cones and some delays this summer at the busy intersection in front of the Northside... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Walk-off win for Rockets in Softball InvitationalROANOKE, VA >> The Bennington chapter of Special Olympics in Vermont spil
Walk-off win for Rockets in Softball Invitational
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
ROANOKE, VA >> The Bennington chapter of Special Olympics in Vermont spilt their first two game of the Special Olympics North America Softball Invitational on Friday. After losing their first game to the Mississippi Warriors 16-7, the Rockets... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Hundreds take part in March 4 Hope for strong school year in Youngstown4 Hope rally, which began at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave., o
Hundreds take part in March 4 Hope for strong school year in Youngstown
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
4 Hope rally, which began at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave., on the East Side, and ended at East High on Bennington Avenue. Following the rally was a two-hour prayer vigil and program at the school. Read the full story Monday in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
New England drought puts stress on wildlifeorganisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the
New England drought puts stress on wildlife
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the drought has lowered water at the Bennington Fish Culture Station to about 30 percent below normal. As a result, biologists reduced the number of times they... Read more
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PhysOrg
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fishorganisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the drought has lowered water at the Bennington Fish Culture Station to about 30 percent below normal. As a result, biologists reduced the number of times they... Read more
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WestportNow
Westporters to Host Isadora Duncan Legacy Benefitand dance program for children and “Terpsichore’s Garden” program for teens at
Westporters to Host Isadora Duncan Legacy Benefit
WestportNow / Posted 8 days ago
and dance program for children and “Terpsichore’s Garden” program for teens at her Westport home. The Staples High School, Bennington College, and Columbia University graduate began dancing 18 years ago. “When I saw my teacher dance for the first... Read more
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FOX News
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fishorganisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the drought has lowered water at the Bennington Fish Culture Station to about 30 percent below normal. As a result, biologists reduced the number of times they... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Drought drives call of the wildmicroscopic organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In V
Drought drives call of the wild
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
microscopic organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the drought has lowered water at the Bennington Fish Culture Station to about 30 percent below normal. As a result, biologists reduced the number of times they... Read more
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Salon.com
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fishorganisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the
New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
organisms eaten by fish, to waterfowl that feed on those fish. In Vermont, the drought has lowered water at the Bennington Fish Culture Station to about 30 percent below normal. As a result, biologists reduced the number of times they... Read more
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