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Celebrating the Earth

BRATTLEBORO—The Guilford Community Church (GCC) is bringing the Paul Winter Consort to Brattleboro for a benefit concert, and its pastor, the Rev. Lise Sparrow, is both excited and anxious as she gears up for the largest fundraiser her church has ever attempted.... Continue reading story

Voices

VIEWPOINT

War just goes on. And on.

I wonder what would happen if the United States finally said, “Enough!”

COLUMN

Time to vote for some gun sense

Far too many stories speak to the need for firearms reform in Vermont

VIEWPOINT

Time to bring our prisoners closer to home

Vermont sends prisoners to for-profit prisons in Kentucky, a policy that undermines family support and a prisoner’s successful re-entry. It’s in everyone’s interest to look at alternatives that work better.

LETTERS FROM READERS

How to solve the housing crunch

LETTERS FROM READERS

Flower power

LETTERS FROM READERS

Why was pro-nuclear nonsense published on these pages?

VIEWPOINT

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Five dams on the Connecticut River in Vermont and Massachusetts seek federal relicensing under standards that now must take environmental impact into account. To begin to understand what’s good for the river, we have to understand the current state of its health. That’s where we are now.

LETTERS FROM READERS

Windham/Windsor Housing Trust: Will you renovate your property with more respect for your neighbors?

LETTERS FROM READERS

Register now, cast vote in general election on Nov. 4

VIEWPOINT

Another prescription-drug crisis in the wings?

Teens have greater access to prescription stimulants, and the statistics are disturbing

LETTERS FROM READERS

Much to prepare for 42-percent increase in senior population

VIEWPOINT

The failure of the energy marketplace

Without a robust nuclear energy program, the U.S. cannot meet its goals of reducing its greenhouse-gas emissions

LETTERS FROM READERS

VY was most impressive and well-maintained plant

LETTERS FROM READERS

Dream world

LETTERS FROM READERS

We let them shut VY down

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Sports

WINDHAM COUNTY

Rebel teams are tops in Division III soccer

WINDHAM COUNTY

Ernie Johnson named to Vermont Sports Hall of Fame

WINDHAM COUNTY

Three losses and a tie for Colonels on homecoming weekend

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonel boys hang on to beat Mill River, 3-2

BRATTLEBORO

Women on a roll

‘Derby Damez’ bring roller derby, and good-natured menace, to Brattleboro

WINDHAM COUNTY

Terriers fall to Rice, 26-6, in Div. II showdown

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonels rally to 14-0 win over Burlington

WINDHAM COUNTY

Terriers bite Colonels in football opener, 25-7

WINDHAM COUNTY

Fall high school sports season begins this weekend

WINDHAM COUNTY

Putney Fossils win CRVBL championship

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Life and Work

BRATTLEBORO

Friends of Libraries Week observed at Brooks Memorial Library

WINDHAM COUNTY

Welch to speak at first BDCC/SeVEDS joint meeting

BRATTLEBORO

Marlboro Graduate School hosts electric vehicle fair

WINDHAM COUNTY

Walk for Animals raises more than $21,000 for WCHS

NEWFANE

Drew Gradinger is Kindle Farm School’s new director

BRATTLEBORO

Annual Buddy Walk is Oct. 4

BRATTLEBORO

Morningside Shelter to hold fourth annual Hike for the Homeless

BELLOWS FALLS

Fall Grow It! garden leader workshop offered in Bellows Falls

WINDHAM COUNTY

Source to Sea Cleanup has global impact

PUTNEY

Empty Bowls Dinner reflects on its first decade

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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

BRATTLEBORO

For Guilford psychologist, a humanitarian mission on the U.S./Mexico border

Judy Greenberg volunteers with a Catholic welcome center in McAllen, Texas, offering humanitarian support and trauma therapy to refugees fleeing danger in Mexico and Central America

BRATTLEBORO

State ANR issues two-year water permit for Vermont Yankee

Conditions become more strict for issue of measuring river temperature

BRATTLEBORO

Selectboard asks committee for recommendations on police-fire projects

Possible three-phase project would return to Town Meeting members for approval

BRATTLEBORO

Sunnyside up

With one big project finished and another on the way, solar becomes a bigger part of county's energy portfolio

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

Feds to Retreat: Call in third party

CMS notes failures in compliance, but issues an improvement agreement and maintains funding

BRATTLEBORO

Happy birthday, Vera!

Longtime Newfane resident turns 103

BRATTLEBORO

Unveiling the Grande Dame of Main Street

Brooks House officially reopens after 2011 fire

WINDHAM COUNTY

2014 Fall Foliage & Festivities/Fall Flavor

BRATTLEBORO

Tim Johnson chosen for induction into VAB Hall of Fame

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

Brooks House to hold ribbon-cutting, grand opening on Oct. 3

DOVER

Seeking success

At ITVfest, filmmakers build new connections

BRATTLEBORO

Entergy: Meeting was ‘watershed moment’ for VY

As Vermont Yankee begins to gear up for shutting down, a new citizen panel on decommissioning assembles for the first time

BRATTLEBORO

Mrowicki returns to KidsPLAYce

Discovery center to reopen for the season this weekend

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

Two hours before making his debut in Brattleboro, the town’s choice for Town Manager declines the job

BRATTLEBORO

Labor law changes will address wage gap for women

Solid workers are good, but all-stars shine brighter

BRATTLEBORO

Marchers send a message

Some 400,000, including 2,000 Vermonters, fill New York streets to call attention to the urgency of dealing with climate change

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro announces fall water main flushing schedule

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Town and Village

WARDSBORO

Wardsboro honors its most famous vegetable

12th annual Gilfeather Turnip Festival celebrates town's gift to the world

GRAFTON

Pinnacle Association to lead Athens Dome Hike on Oct. 18

BELLOWS FALLS

Cell towers, merger, redevelopment efforts in play

BELLOWS FALLS

RFPL Trustee chair steps down

BELLOWS FALLS

Austine alumni rally at Statehouse in support of continued services for Deaf community

NEWFANE

Historical Society of Windham County acquires landmark Newfane rail station

WESTMINSTER WEST

Memorial for author, filmmaker David Koff

BELLOWS FALLS

'Overflow the Opera House' food drive benefits Our Place

TOWNSHEND

West Townshend Community Project receives $50,000 USDA grant

JAMAICA

Woodland Owners Association sets annual meeting at Jamaica State Park

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Arts

MARLBORO

Matan Rubenstein performs at Marlboro College

BRATTLEBORO

BUHS Players to present 'Brave New World’

BRATTLEBORO

Comedian Cindy Pierce performs in a benefit show for Planned Parenthood

BRATTLEBORO

Catching the song of mysteries

Local author Michael Nethercott releases second whodunit

DUMMERSTON

‘Roger Katz: The Man and His Work’ presented at Dummerston Historical Society

BELLOWS FALLS

RFPL presents Tour 350, a cross-country bike trip for climate change€™

BRATTLEBORO

Celebrating the Earth

Paul Winter Consort to perform in benefit concert for Guilford Community Church

BRATTLEBORO

NEYT wraps up two-week run of 'Playboy of the Western World'€™

BRATTLEBORO

Vermont Jazz Center to receive award from Chamber Music America

BRATTLEBORO

Fall Into Art benefits Windham Child Care Association

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Food & Drink Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

Peach season is the pits

Bitter cold wiped out most of the peach crop in Windham County — even in the ‘banana belt’

BRATTLEBORO

Healthy and convenient hand pies

Lunches can go right from the freezer to work or to school

WEST BRATTLEBORO

In Vermont, it’s all about the apples

The Macoun appears like clockwork, right around my son’s birthday. Both events are so conjoined in my psyche that I am unable to imagine one without the other.

WEST BRATTLEBORO

Enjoy the sweet summer food of August

Some ways to savor the season as summer inches closer to fall

BRATTLEBORO

Summer color

Beet and carrot salad make the most of beautiful vegetables

BRATTLEBORO

Contest win: a big deal for a terrific cheese

Vermont places well in the American Cheese Society’s conference and competition

BRATTLEBORO

Winter Farmers’ Market seeks vendors for 2014-15 season

WEST BRATTLEBORO

Delicious — and medicinal

What exactly is garlic, anyway? An herb? A spice? The truth is, it’s neither.

BRATTLEBORO

Lysterical reaction

The FDA scares the cheese world

WINDHAM COUNTY

Food bites

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