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Orrell named NECC player of the yearBENNINGTON >> A second season of firsts continued after the final horn of
Orrell named NECC player of the year
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 hours ago
BENNINGTON >> A second season of firsts continued after the final horn of the team's championship match, as the Southern Vermont College women's lacrosse squad picked up a handful of All-New England Collegiate Conference honors on Monday, being... Read more
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Bennington Banner
To our readers: The Bennington Banner and our commitment to youDear Reader: This is the first edition of the Bennington Banner that has been
To our readers: The Bennington Banner and our commitment to you
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 hours ago
Dear Reader: This is the first edition of the Bennington Banner that has been published by local owners in more than 20 years. About 10 days ago, I announced that on May 2 a group of local investors, including myself, were about to purchase New... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Pownal Elementary to enter contract with hydro-electric groupElementary Board has agreed to enter into an agreement to purchase electric cre
Pownal Elementary to enter contract with hydro-electric group
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 hours ago
Elementary Board has agreed to enter into an agreement to purchase electric credits from a hydro-electric project in North Bennington, pending approval from legal counsel. Bill Scully, who is part of the group Hoosick River Hydro that worked for... Read more
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Bennington Banner
From the Publisher: As we plan our future, let's do it togetherTo our readers: Today marks the start of a new day here at the Bennington Bann
From the Publisher: As we plan our future, let's do it together
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 hours ago
To our readers: Today marks the start of a new day here at the Bennington Banner. As I walk through the building lately, there's a level of energy that wasn't so apparent two weeks ago. Readers who have been following the news know that I'm... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Miller family members express optimism for new owners of Berkshire Eagle, sister papersthis will be happily welcomed by all local readers," said Miller. On Monday, t
Miller family members express optimism for new owners of Berkshire Eagle, sister papers
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 hours ago
this will be happily welcomed by all local readers," said Miller. On Monday, the sale of The Eagle and the Bennington Banner, Brattleboro Reformer and the weekly Manchester Journal in Vermont to a local group of investors became... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Arlington, Sandgate weighing joining BRSUsaid Sanborn. He said that Sandgate, which makes up the BVSU along with Arlingt
Arlington, Sandgate weighing joining BRSU
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 hours ago
said Sanborn. He said that Sandgate, which makes up the BVSU along with Arlington, has joined a study committee with the Bennington-Rutland Supervisory Union. As for Arlington, he said, they are faced with several possibilities. "I know there's... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington woman accused of aiding armed robberies of Subway and Paulin'sBENNINGTON >> A Park Street woman pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Su
Bennington woman accused of aiding armed robberies of Subway and Paulin's
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 hours ago
BENNINGTON >> A Park Street woman pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to helping a man rob Subway and Paulin's at gunpoint by acting as a driver and scout. Lillian King, 29, pleaded not guilty to two felony counts of aiding in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Mount Anthony Country Club to host Black & White Dance Party SaturdayBENNINGTON>>In lieu of embracing spring and leaving winter behind, conjur
Mount Anthony Country Club to host Black & White Dance Party Saturday
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 hours ago
BENNINGTON>>In lieu of embracing spring and leaving winter behind, conjure up your best outfit for Saturday's Black & White Dance Party. From 8 p.m. to midnight, DJ Jim Woodward will mix up a variety of music genres for all ages. A full bar... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvard Professor Daniel Aaron, founding president of the Library of America, dies at 103the prestigious annual gathering of American and European scholars in Austria,
Harvard Professor Daniel Aaron, founding president of the Library of America, dies at 103
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
the prestigious annual gathering of American and European scholars in Austria, Dr. Aaron held visiting professorships at Bennington and Amherst colleges, MIT, Brandeis, and the universities of Helsinki, Warsaw, and Sussex. He was also a member of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Woman faces multiple counts of assaulting cops BENNINGTON � A Pownal woman is being held without bail after police said she
Woman faces multiple counts of assaulting cops
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
BENNINGTON � A Pownal woman is being held without bail after police said she assaulted several police officers and parole officers while being arrested on April 24. Kiaya-Lynn B. Green, 23, of Pownal,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Drug take-back day a success in Bennington CountyBENNINGTON >> Law enforcement officers, pharmacies and organizations nati
Drug take-back day a success in Bennington County
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
BENNINGTON >> Law enforcement officers, pharmacies and organizations nationwide teamed up on Saturday for the 11th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. In Bennington County, early estimates indicated the event was a success. "We've had a... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Many pet owners made the first Help-A-Pet clinic a successBENNINGTON >> Faint whines were heard throughout the entryway of the Firs
Many pet owners made the first Help-A-Pet clinic a success
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
BENNINGTON >> Faint whines were heard throughout the entryway of the First Baptist Church on Sunday evening as dogs and cats waited to be seen for an examination. Nearly 30 pet owners turned out for the Help-A-Pet free veterinary clinic to get... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Relentless Patriots outlast GeneralsBENNINGTON >> A week long lay-off did not affect the Mount Anthony boys l
Relentless Patriots outlast Generals
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
BENNINGTON >> A week long lay-off did not affect the Mount Anthony boys lacrosse in their game on Saturday against Pittsfield. The Patriots came out ready to go, netting their second straight game of scoring in double digits with a 10-6 win... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Numerous businesses, organizations represented at Job ExpoBENNINGTON >> Upon walking into a career fair, seeing numerous employers
Numerous businesses, organizations represented at Job Expo
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
BENNINGTON >> Upon walking into a career fair, seeing numerous employers and agencies surrounding a room might be intimidating. At Thursday's Career and Job Expo hosted by the Vermont Department of Labor, navigators assisted visitors in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shupe: Fundamental protections The recent revelations that wells and groundwater in North Bennington and Pow
Shupe: Fundamental protections
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
The recent revelations that wells and groundwater in North Bennington and Pownal have been contaminated by the toxic chemical perfluorooctanoic acid � commonly referred to as PFOA � are extremely... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wheeling Central Softball Downs River In Extra Innings, 2-1 to Claim 2-A OVAC Championshipus tonight." The game was scoreless through five-and-a-half innings as River's
Wheeling Central Softball Downs River In Extra Innings, 2-1 to Claim 2-A OVAC Championship
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 2 days ago
us tonight." The game was scoreless through five-and-a-half innings as River's Rosey Romick and Wheeling Central's Riley Bennington were on their games. The Maroon Knights finally dented their side of the scoreboard in the bottom of the sixth.... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. C. fights off Ferry for 4A softball crownthe 25 batters she faced. DeLeonardis struck out four and walked only one. She
St. C. fights off Ferry for 4A softball crown
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
the 25 batters she faced. DeLeonardis struck out four and walked only one. She was touched up for half-a-dozen hits. Bree Bennington had a single and double for St. Clairsville. Martins Ferry's defense kept it in the game while the bats were... Read more
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The Times Leader
River comes up short in 2A softball gameus tonight." The game was scoreless through five-and-a-half innings as River's
River comes up short in 2A softball game
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
us tonight." The game was scoreless through five-and-a-half innings as River's Rosey Romick and Wheeling Central's Riley Bennington were on their games. The Maroon Knights finally dented their side of the scoreboard in the bottom of the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school roundup: Mount Greylock boys lacrosse picks up winWaterman 2, Ellsworth 1, Eugene 1, Hall 1. Saves — MT: Jake Tower 6. HV: Cam A
High school roundup: Mount Greylock boys lacrosse picks up win
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
Waterman 2, Ellsworth 1, Eugene 1, Hall 1. Saves — MT: Jake Tower 6. HV: Cam Alibozek 8. MOUNT ANTHONY 10, PITTSFIELD 6 BENNINGTON, VT. >> Ryan Jacoby registered a hat trick for Pittsfield, but Mount Anthony pulled out the victory. Kevin... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
2016 All-State Academic Honorable MentionHigh School: Michaela Pingel, daughter Gary and Audrey Pingel, Kansas State Uni
2016 All-State Academic Honorable Mention
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
High School: Michaela Pingel, daughter Gary and Audrey Pingel, Kansas State University, industrial engineering Bennington High School: Kyler Mick, son Jerry and Rena Mick, Fort Hays State University, physics and engineering Bishop... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
National Prescription Drug Take Back Daywoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New Hampshire opens its first medical marijuana dispensarywoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
New Hampshire opens its first medical marijuana dispensary
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
French Fry Tour: Al's French Fryswoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
French Fry Tour: Al's French Frys
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Mountaineers excited for shot at NECC titleBENNINGTON >> Two years ago Southern Vermont College decided to start up
Mountaineers excited for shot at NECC title
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Two years ago Southern Vermont College decided to start up a girls lacrosse team in their athletic program, after the sport did very well as a club in the school. At that same time, Tom Otero was looking to take the next step in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVC win opening round matchup in NECC tourneyseason mark to 19-18, surpassing the team's previous wins record of 18 set by t
SVC win opening round matchup in NECC tourney
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
season mark to 19-18, surpassing the team's previous wins record of 18 set by the 2011 crew. MAU girls remain undefeated BENNINGTON >> The wins keep on coming for the Mount Anthony girls tennis team. Against a tough division II opponent in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
What's coming up on The Weekendwoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
What's coming up on The Weekend
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Fire crews put out Burlington brush firewoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Fire crews put out Burlington brush fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Students collaborate with VAE to learn more about their communityHolly Pelczynski - Bennington Banner Kindergartners at the Village school of No
Students collaborate with VAE to learn more about their community
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
Holly Pelczynski - Bennington Banner Kindergartners at the Village school of North Bennington put on a presentation highlighting the village of North Bennington and the research they did on their town on Friday during Fantastic Friday. NORTH... Read more
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Bennington Banner
First blood clinic for PFOA held FridayBENNINGTON >> The first blood drawing clinic for PFOA testing was held Fr
First blood clinic for PFOA held Friday
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The first blood drawing clinic for PFOA testing was held Friday at the state health offices on Main Street, the latest in the response around contamination in North Bennington. Officials expected about 100 people to have their... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Senate sends marijuana legalization to House for second timebill, H.858, makes a series of miscellaneous changes to criminal procedure. Th
Senate sends marijuana legalization to House for second time
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
bill, H.858, makes a series of miscellaneous changes to criminal procedure. The move, spearheaded by Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington, comes as S.241 has reached a standstill in a House committee. However, House Speaker Shap Smith said his... Read more
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Bennington Banner
CCV announces Good Neighbor PolicyBENNINGTON >> The Community College of Vermont officially announced on Th
CCV announces Good Neighbor Policy
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Community College of Vermont officially announced on Thursday the details of their new Good Neighbor Policy, which will allow students from certain counties in New York, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, to take classes at... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
First blood clinic for PFOA held FridayBENNINGTON >> The first blood drawing clinic for PFOA testing was held Fr
First blood clinic for PFOA held Friday
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The first blood drawing clinic for PFOA testing was held Friday at the state health offices on Main Street, the latest in the response around contamination in North Bennington. Officials expected about 100 people to have their... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
PFOA blood testing begins in BenningtonWPTZ'S JENNIFER SHEAHEN SPOKE TO CONCERNED RESIDENTS TODAY IN BENNINGTON. JENNI
PFOA blood testing begins in Bennington
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 3 days ago
WPTZ'S JENNIFER SHEAHEN SPOKE TO CONCERNED RESIDENTS TODAY IN BENNINGTON. JENNIFER OVER 100 NORTH BLOOD TESTED FOR PFOA. IT'S ANOTHER STEP IN IDENTIFYING THE SCOPE OF THE IMPACT THIS OVER THE COURSE OF SEVERAL WEEKS , FROM OVER 300 NORTH BENNINGTON... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
PFOA blood tests begin for Bennington residentsOver 100 North Bennington residents had their blood tested for traces of PFOA F
PFOA blood tests begin for Bennington residents
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 3 days ago
Over 100 North Bennington residents had their blood tested for traces of PFOA Friday at the Vermont Health Department in Bennington. Over the course of several weeks 30 volunteers will collect samples from more than 300 people. "When they get their... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burke Mountain gets old sign backwoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Burke Mountain gets old sign back
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
How the hit show 'Hamilton' is inspiring Vt. studentswoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
How the hit show 'Hamilton' is inspiring Vt. students
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Principal accused of embezzlement resignswoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Principal accused of embezzlement resigns
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Scott releases 2015 tax returnwoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Scott releases 2015 tax return
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentswoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
The Vermonter to offer carry-on bike servicewoman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
The Vermonter to offer carry-on bike service
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Will broadband expansion slow down death tax bill?woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday
Will broadband expansion slow down death tax bill?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
woman was injured when she fell about 20 feet down a ledge in Burlington Friday. Vermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residentsVermont funds PFOA blood tests for North Bennington residents North Bennington residents filed in to get... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Motorist sentenced to more than 16 years for 2014 crash that killed Topeka teen, fatherA Bennington man was sentenced Friday to more than 16 years in prison for a 201
Motorist sentenced to more than 16 years for 2014 crash that killed Topeka teen, father
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
A Bennington man was sentenced Friday to more than 16 years in prison for a 2014 crash that killed a Seaman High School student and her father. Jason Pisocki, 41, and Emma Jo Pisocki, 18, died in a crash that occurred about 4 p.m. April 11, 2014,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Shaftsbury Country Store in Vermont to reopen in May under new managementfor the downtown area for years," Grey-Shemeth said. Stephanie Hockett, who is
Shaftsbury Country Store in Vermont to reopen in May under new management
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
for the downtown area for years," Grey-Shemeth said. Stephanie Hockett, who is from Pittsfield, Mass., but was raised in Bennington, saw the store for rent on Facebook in February. With the aid of several family members, friends, and her... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
PFOA blood testing to start for Bennington, N. Benningtonnext step in Vermont’s response to the recent PFOA testing starts Friday. WATC
PFOA blood testing to start for Bennington, N. Bennington
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 3 days ago
next step in Vermont’s response to the recent PFOA testing starts Friday. WATCH video story HERE. For neighbors in both Bennington and North Bennington affected by the recent well water contamination, the state is starting a much-anticipated... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Track and field roundup: Pittsfield sweeps LenoxJUMP — 1. T. Brown (L), 4'10"; 2. S. Meisberger (L), 4'10"; Munch (P), 4'4". T
Track and field roundup: Pittsfield sweeps Lenox
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
JUMP — 1. T. Brown (L), 4'10"; 2. S. Meisberger (L), 4'10"; Munch (P), 4'4". TACONIC BOYS, GREYLOCK GIRLS WIN TRI-MEET BENNINGTON, VT. >> The Taconic and Mount Greylock track teams went to Mount Anthony (VT) for a tri-meet on Wednesday,... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Blood testing for PFOA to start in BenningtonBLOOD TESTS WILL BE OFFERED WPTZ'S RENEE LIVE IN THE THE DETAILS. RENEE? - FOR
Blood testing for PFOA to start in Bennington
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 4 days ago
BLOOD TESTS WILL BE OFFERED WPTZ'S RENEE LIVE IN THE THE DETAILS. RENEE? - FOR NEIGHBORS IN BOTH BENNINGTON AND BENNINGTON AFFECTED BY THE RECENT WELL WATER CONTAMINATION... HEALTH IS MUCH- PROCESS. SEVERAL MONTHS RESIDENTS WILL RESULTS.... TESTS ARE... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
McCain continues criticism of F-35 fighter jet programfor those exposed to PFOA Vermont's Health Commissioner Dr. Harry Chen will be
McCain continues criticism of F-35 fighter jet program
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
for those exposed to PFOA Vermont's Health Commissioner Dr. Harry Chen will be on hand at the first blood draw clinic for Bennington residents who have been exposed to the chemical PFOA in their drinking water. Vermont's Health Commissioner Dr.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
SVSU Act 46 study committee expandedBENNINGTON >> The Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union board voted on Wedn
SVSU Act 46 study committee expanded
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union board voted on Wednesday to expand its Act 46 study committee from seven to 15 members, and include representation from the Mount Anthony Board and the community. SVSU Superintendent Jim... Read more
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Bennington Banner
President Silver speaks at Bank of BenningtonBENNINGTON >> The Bank of Bennington hosted an event focused on promoting
President Silver speaks at Bank of Bennington
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Bank of Bennington hosted an event focused on promoting women in business on Thursday evening, featuring keynote speaker Mariko Silver, president of Bennington College. Silver spoke about some of the unique challenges women... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New Second Chance Executive Director Cathi Comar presents plans for new facilityBENNINGTON >> Rescued animals can expect to have a new home by next sprin
New Second Chance Executive Director Cathi Comar presents plans for new facility
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Rescued animals can expect to have a new home by next spring. The final plans for the new facility for Second Chance Animal Shelter was unveiled at the 57th annual meeting Wednesday night. The site of the former Valhalla Motel on... Read more
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