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It’s in the can

BRATTLEBORO—President and Brewmaster Chrisophe Gagné slid the glass barn door aside to give two photographers glare-free shot of the Hermit Thrush Brewery’s new piece of canning equipment.

The file-cabinet-sized stainless-steel apparatus is small compared to the expansion it will facilitate in the brewery’s business.... Continue reading story

Voices

LETTERS FROM READERS

The physics I took says SAFSTOR is safer

LETTERS FROM READERS

Let the professionals do the work

LETTERS FROM READERS

Physics support a waiting period for decommissioning

LETTERS FROM READERS

People, not participles

REFLECTIONS

Carpe diem, indeed

There’s nothing like continuing to live with a deadly disease to further deepen an appreciation for all that surrounds

VIEWPOINT

I am a Vermonter by choice, not birth

Don’t try to tell me that we good ol’ flatlanders have done our chosen state of residence harm

COLUMN

How bad could a two-hour book group be?

The women held on to their fixed notions like barnacles clinging to a slippery rock

LETTERS FROM READERS

We need independent judiciary more than we need community policing

LETTERS FROM READERS

Westminster should buy stone quarry

VIEWPOINT

Brattleboro Selectboard opposes charter amendments

Ballot initiatives ‘anti-democratic,’ ‘confusing,’ ‘confusing and arbitrary’

LETTERS FROM READERS

Say no to Brattleboro local-option sales tax

LETTERS FROM READERS

These three women deserve your vote in Newfane

LETTERS FROM READERS

Hatcher: Why am I stepping up to run for Selectboard in Newfane?

LETTERS FROM READERS

Thanks for Maggie Lake memoriam

LETTERS FROM READERS

They still sound great

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Sports

WINDHAM COUNTY

Twin Valley boys fall in Division IV semifinals

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonel girls top Stowe in OT in hockey playoffs

WINDHAM COUNTY

Girls’ basketball playoffs begin this week

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonel hockey teams pick up key home wins

WINDHAM COUNTY

‘Hoops for Hope’ games at Leland & Gray raise $2,000

BRATTLEBORO

Countdown begins for 93rd Harris Hill Ski Jump

WINDHAM COUNTY

Bulldogs chomp on Rebel girls, 54-20

WINDHAM COUNTY

Jacks jump Terrier boys, 56-39

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonel girls come up big against MAU

WINDHAM COUNTY

Rebel boys begin to recover from shaky start

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Life and Work

BRATTLEBORO

Marlboro College announces new partnership with Vermont Higher Education Collaborative

BRATTLEBORO

‘Family to Family’ course offered for families of individuals with major mental illnesses

BRATTLEBORO

BDCC, Stroll offer $68,000 in business planning competition prizes

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Boys & Girls Club to share in $550,000 in federal grant money

BRATTLEBORO

United Way invites Community Impact Grant applications

BRATTLEBORO

Brooks Memorial Library reaches its Annual Appeal goal

BRATTLEBORO

Marlboro College renews Board Leadership Institute program

WESTMINSTER

Ski for Heat events to raise money to keep low-income Vermonters warm this winter

BRATTLEBORO

Friends of Brooks Memorial Library seeks book donations

BRATTLEBORO

Entergy to continue supporting Drop In Center programs, services

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Business Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

Your logo imparts a visual foundation for your business

A communications pro offers some introductory tips for developing your brand

WINDHAM COUNTY

Local downtowns share in $2.4 million in state tax incentives

WINDHAM COUNTY

Application workshops scheduled for Windham County Economic Development Program

BRATTLEBORO

Because a good place to live tops the list

Local media entrepreneurs discuss why they call Windham County home

BELLOWS FALLS

Area businesses turn ‘likes’ into scholarship funds for Meeting Waters YMCA

BRATTLEBORO

A new role for a pediatric pro

After nearly 40 years in medicine, Dr. Jane Katz Field moves into dealing with ‘big picture’ public health issues

WINDHAM COUNTY

FairPoint expands broadband coverage

Newfane, Putney, Townshend, Westminster, Whitingham, and Wilmington get more access

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro downtown shops to close

Owners of Verde, At the Oasis cite personal reasons, not business climate, for stepping away

BRATTLEBORO

Area health festival invites exhibitors

BRATTLEBORO

Vermont State Parks taps Whetstone Station for new pint partnership

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News

ROCKINGHAM

Civility reigns in Rockingham

Amid little controversy, voters approve playground, rescue vehicle and turn down HCRS funding

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro: No to charter changes, 1 percent tax

VERNON

Tensions flare as auditors eliminated

Vernon votes down school budget, but preserves funding for Sheriff's Department

BRATTLEBORO

It’s in the can

Hermit Thrush Brewery announces it will start canning its beer this spring and adding jobs

WESTMINSTER

Bellows Falls man fatally stabbed at Westminster home

Westminster man enters not guilty plea to manslaughter charge

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

WINDHAM COUNTY

Links to Town Meeting warnings

BRATTLEBORO

NRC takes comment on VY decommissioning report

Audience questions the adequacy of plans and regulations

BRATTLEBORO

Community contributors

Brattleboro Area Chamber of Commerce honors Person of the Year, Corporate Citizen of the Year

BRATTLEBORO

Man accused of burglary arrested inside school building

Suspect captured by police without incident, thanks to quick thinking by staff

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

Budgets keep rising, but turnout keeps falling

BUHS district budget meeting ignored by 99.5 percent of eligible voters

BRATTLEBORO

Will ballot questions restore free speech or create confusion?

Charter amendments could increase voters participation — or leave holes in representation

WEST BRATTLEBORO

Thinking globally, thriving locally

West Brattleboro businesses invited to discuss economic development ideas

BRATTLEBORO

Knickerbocker leads U.S. jumpers at Harris Hill

Brattleboro native finishes first in Pepsi Challenge, second in Open Class of Harris Memorial

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

BUHS district budget approved

Only 0.5 percent of voters turnout for annual meeting

BRATTLEBORO

Let it snow! Or not.

Snow days, while fun for students, can mean a longer school year

VERNON

Low levels of Strontium-90 found in VY monitoring well

No immediate risk to health; Entergy will not change monitoring based on test results

MARLBORO

Marlboro College names new president

Kevin Quigley, director of Peace Corps operations in Thailand, assumes the role this summer

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Town and Village

PUTNEY

From Montpelier to Putney

Voters hear updates from legislative delegation

PUTNEY

Putney rejects tax-exempt status for Landmark College properties

To loud applause, town to replace ‘money pit’ grader

DUMMERSTON

Town rejects increases for farmland protection, social services

Voters closely scrutinize the town budget

WINDHAM COUNTY

Town Meeting briefs

STRATTON

Fire in Stratton's base lodge causes more than $200,000 in damage

BROOKLINE

A blooming good idea

Brookline woman launches a floral CSA

GUILFORD

Voters to consider ‘playscape’ proposal

Volunteers seek permission to create natural community environment on town property in Guilford Center Village

PUTNEY

Putney Cares starts off the year with many activities

WINDHAM COUNTY

Town Meeting Day is Tuesday

A summary of the agendas for 21 Windham County towns

WESTMINSTER

Races for both contested school board seats in Westminster

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Arts

BRATTLEBORO

Contra dance at Hilltop Montessori benefits middle school's Alabama Odyssey program

BRATTLEBORO

Forcing the spring

Never mind the snow, the VSO welcomes a new season at the Latchis

TOWNSHEND

Leland & Gray Players presents annual cabaret

BRATTLEBORO

VTC to hold auditions for Romeo and Juliet

BELLOWS FALLS

Alive Inside film comes to RFPL

PUTNEY

In-Sight Photography, The Gleanery team up on exhibition

BELLOWS FALLS

Keene Jazz Orchestra presents big band swing concert at BFUHS

BELLOWS FALLS

Stone Church Arts presents piano man Tim Ray

WINDHAM COUNTY

Historical Society seeks veterans of Vermont's 1970s counterculture

SAXTONS RIVER

Main Street Arts presents Les Misérables

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Food & Drink Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

Edible or not? Minding your rinds

BRATTLEBORO

Hard cider popularity on the rise — and it's about time!

Like wine, cider can be still or effervescent, dry or sweet, and everything in between. The range of flavor profiles is limited only to the imagination and skill of the cider maker.

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Area Farmers' Market seeks new members

BRATTLEBORO

Einkorn: Eli Rogosa's quest to save the plant by eating it

BRATTLEBORO

Food Connects chooses cabbage as February’s ‘Harvest Of The Month’

BRATTLEBORO

New approaches to some old favorites

BRATTLEBORO

Make friends with cabbage

A classic and inexpensive winter vegetable is starting to earn its culinary due — and it won’t reek if you cook it the right way

BRATTLEBORO

Bayley Hazen Blue: A modern-day iconic cheese from Vermont

The blue cheese for people who don’t think they like blue cheese

BRATTLEBORO

Chocolate Scat Sampler for sale to benefit BEEC Nature Camp Scholarship Fund

BRATTLEBORO

Stroll presents Beer, Cider and Cheese Festival at River Garden

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