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A tip of the cap to Jack

BRATTLEBORO—The grounds crew at the Brattleboro Country Club was busily sawing away on a massive tree limb on the 12th hole last Friday afternoon as a caravan of golf carts went streaming by on a tour of the course.... Continue reading story

Voices

LETTERS FROM READERS

Challenging toddler can become a successful adult

LETTERS FROM READERS

What is Wilmington’s problem with a Dunkin’ Donuts?

COLUMN

Crying for Cecil

Why did everyone know about this lion while virtually no one knew about a baby burnt alive by a zealot or of a young woman stabbed to death because she attended Gay Pride?

EDITORIAL

It matters for a community to value good journalism

LETTERS FROM READERS

Don’t just sit back and cheer; help Bernie win in N.H.

LETTERS FROM READERS

DCF thanks community for support

VIEWPOINT

Can we not shoot for better than this?

Holy hell, my fellow gays, have our standards truly sunk so low that we cheer any Republican stance that doesn’t outright vilify us?

LETTERS FROM READERS

In New Hampshire, we found Iberdrola was untrustworthy

LETTERS FROM READERS

Seek change with an opened hand, not a clenched fist

LETTERS FROM READERS

Great spider cake recipe!

LETTERS FROM READERS

Memories of Putney Grade School

LETTERS FROM READERS

Just for kicks

LETTERS FROM READERS

Deeply felt gratitude from Webster’s House Animal Shelter

Dummerston at war’s end

A poster inspires thoughts of what was going on, 70 years ago, as World War II came to a close

ESSAY

Memory, music, and the cochlear implant

The connection between hearing and memory was simultaneously miraculous and inexplicable

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Sports

BRATTLEBORO

A tip of the cap to Jack

Months after Jack Judge fulfilling his lifelong dream of owning a golf course, his sudden death leaves a void

WINDHAM COUNTY

Vermont’s bear hunting season begins Sept. 1

WINDHAM COUNTY

Practices begin for fall sports season in Vermont

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Swim Team captures Southern Vermont Swim League Division I championship for fourth straight year

WINDHAM COUNTY

So. Burlington beats Brattleboro for state Little League title

WINDHAM COUNTY

Brattleboro Babe Ruthers swept in New England tournament

WINDHAM COUNTY

Little Leaguers split opening games in state 11-12 tourney

WINDHAM COUNTY

Brattleboro wins District 2 Little League championship

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Little League, Babe Ruth teams begin playoffs

WINDHAM COUNTY

Post 5’s Atkins just misses no-hitter against Post 37

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Life and Work

BRATTLEBORO

American Lung Association reminds Vermonters to steer clear of vehicle idling

BRATTLEBORO

Rotary Club awards $18,000 in scholarships to six local students

BRATTLEBORO

Charkes named coalition’s Community Champion

BRATTLEBORO

Stop and smell the roses

The care and feeding of a long-treasured flower

BRATTLEBORO

Plight of Vermont's migrant farmworkers to be addressed at forum

BRATTLEBORO

Get on Board presents “Meet Your Match” event

BRATTLEBORO

Six College Collaborative launches new website

BRATTLEBORO

BAJC Hebrew School now accepting registrations

BRATTLEBORO

Joint Commission renews Brattleboro Retreat's accreditation status

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Solar Summer campaign promotes local power

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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

BELLOWS FALLS

Judge upholds Rockingham’s valuation of Bellows Falls hydroelectric facility

TransCanada has 30 days to appeal the ruling, on values from 2012 to 2014

BRATTLEBORO

Board gives the nod to new shelter

Development Review Board approves 39 Frost St. for new emergency overnight shelter

NEWFANE

Living in the past

From muskets to alpacas, something for everyone at the Windham County History Fair

BRATTLEBORO

Housing sales fall in Brattleboro: a consequence of VY’s departure?

The answer goes well beyond the nuclear plant’s decommissioning

BRATTLEBORO

Sixth annual Day of Caring to aid a dozen local nonprofits

DOVER

ITVFest: 10 years of attracting talent

Independent television is putting Dover on the map

BRATTLEBORO

What’s driving the health-care rate increases?

‘I think it’s going to get worse before it gets better,’ says a former Green Mountain Care Board member, who takes the long view of a system in transition

BRATTLEBORO

Former Gov. Kunin to address graduates of Marlboro College Graduate School

BRATTLEBORO

Spreading the four-legged love

13 animals find new homes during Clear the Shelters day at Windham County Humane Society

BRATTLEBORO

Road Pitch rides into Brattleboro

Five area businesses get an audience with potential funders

BRATTLEBORO

Vermont gets money for industrial cleanup

Brattleboro gets brownfields assessment grant; Rockingham agency inducted into program to streamline redevelopment of derelict paper mill site

BRATTLEBORO

How the Screening Committee chose the projects

BRATTLEBORO

Of 35 proposed art projects, 13 remain standing

Selectboard to make final decision of who gets $56,000 federal grant in October

BRATTLEBORO

The purr-fect place

A bed and breakfast emerges in a changing neighborhood in Brattleboro

BRATTLEBORO

Meet the Beetles

August is Tree Check Month, so watch out for Asian Longhorned Beetles

BRATTLEBORO

A new year of thanks and giving

Brattleboro Community Thanksgiving committee seeks volunteers

BRATTLEBORO

Brooks Memorial Library to restore hours cut in 2010

Trustees say Ronald Read bequest makes longer hours possible

BRATTLEBORO

Town wins charter lawsuit, but opponents will fight on

Windham Superior Court finds Brattleboro Common Sense’s claims ‘largely contradicted by the facts,’ but group will take case to State Supreme Court

GRAFTON

More data for Stiles Brook project needed, developers say

Environmental studies proceed this summer as Windham bolsters its town plan; Iberdrola pledges to honor voter wishes

TOWNSHEND

All’s fair in Townshend

Hospital fair celebrates its 65th year on a perfect August day

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Town and Village

ATHENS

Athens Planning Commission seeks citizen input for Town Plan

NEWFANE

With decreased patrols, town deals with speeding

BRATTLEBORO

VTel wireless Internet now available

BRATTLEBORO

State police to step up traffic enforcement for Labor Day weekend

NEWFANE

Board appoints animal control officer — finally

DUMMERSTON

West River Trail moves forward

Organization works on plans to improve the area, including trail design and river access

WILMINGTON

Opponents poke holes in Dunkin’ Donuts plan

Wilmington considers Sandri application for franchise in gas station near downtown; project would employ 14

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

PUTNEY

Putney park-and-ride nears completion

BRATTLEBORO

New 'Synagogue Outdoors’ grant brings BAJC outside

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Arts

WESTMINSTER WEST

River Singers to start its 24th year

SAXTONS RIVER

Main Street Arts celebrates grand re-opening

BRATTLEBORO

Explore downtown in a new way? There’s an app for that

In The Rounds, participants will let their smartphones guide them in an interactive look at two Brattleboro landmarks

STRATTON

Stratton’s first Village Summer Fest offers music, fun, food for all

WILMINGTON

Bartleby’s hosts Poetry Night

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Dawn Dance returns on Labor Day weekend

BELLOWS FALLS

Jazz with a different beat

Vocalist LOIRE joins drummer Glen Velez and cellist Eugene Friesen in concert at Stone Church Arts

BRATTLEBORO

Author to speak on her Peace Corps exposé at Everyone’s Books

BRATTLEBORO

Evans, Robert team up for a duet concert at 118 Elliot

BRATTLEBORO

WVEW hosts “conscious party” on the Common

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Food & Drink Monthly

TOWNSHEND

Come for the hummus, stay for the happiness

New business inspired by Israeli street food attracts repeat customers

TOWNSHEND

Sweet rewards for Townshend farmers

Big Picture Farm earns honors for its farmstead goat milk caramels

BELLOWS FALLS

Beyond corn bread

New England spider cake: even better with fresh sweet corn

PUTNEY

Putney winemakers keep pressing on

Putney Mountain Winery keeps expanding as demand for fruit wines keeps growing

BRATTLEBORO

Making sweet harmony

Cheeses, beers from von Trapp family spotlighted at Brattleboro tasting

BRATTLEBORO

It was nice while it lasted

Heavy rain brings strawberry season to an abrupt end

BRATTLEBORO

Is my cheese (which might be orange) still safe to eat?

Dear Stabby offers advice on storage and explains: why do some cheesemakers add color?

BRATTLEBORO

Dear Stabby: Advice for the lactose-intolerant cheese lover

BELLOWS FALLS

Sweet and sour

Strawberries and rhubarb bring two diverse spring tastes to the table

BRATTLEBORO

Here's some vinaigrette to go on your greens

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