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Shining a light on violence against transgender women

BRATTLEBORO—In 2011, the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force partnered with the National Center for Transgender Equality to put together one of the largest surveys of United States transgender people in history.

The document they produced from this survey, “Injustice at Every Turn,” reflects a number of bleak realities.... Continue reading story

Voices

LETTERS FROM READERS

Deen, Mrowicki: Looking forward to busy legislative calendar

LETTERS FROM READERS

Great news for rail travel

VIEWPOINT

Shining a light on violence against transgender women

What we see in violence against trans people are the predictable and harsh intersections of sexism, racism, transphobia, and other forms of oppression

LETTERS FROM READERS

Russell: Thanks to voters for thinking outside the box

LETTERS FROM READERS

Kimchi column an attempt at tasteless humor

LETTERS FROM READERS

Thanks for making our event a sucess

LETTERS FROM READERS

Thanks for donations for VA celebration

LETTERS FROM READERS

A vote is not a protest

LETTERS FROM READERS

Yes to a tax on carbon pollution

VIEWPOINT

Elections should be a huge wake-up call

It is clear that unless thousands of us speak up and demand action, we will get another two years of lip service, excuses, and more of the status quo

MEMORIAM

Politics and culture in the age of Reagan

Some excerpts from Andrew Kopkind’s reporting for The Nation

LETTERS FROM READERS

State your case to Traffic Safety Committee

LETTERS FROM READERS

Long vendetta against Westminster West School

LETTERS FROM READERS

Hebert: Humbled to return to Montpelier

LETTERS FROM READERS

Celebrities overconsume and lose climate-change credibility

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Sports

WINDHAM COUNTY

Get ready for the Jingle Bell jog

WINDHAM COUNTY

Local athletes, coaches earn Marble Valley League honors

BRATTLEBORO

Andy Natowich: A football legend remembered

From schoolboy superstar in Connecticut to championship coach in Brattleboro, his career was long and storied

WINDHAM COUNTY

Dramatic wins mark opening week of playoffs

WINDHAM COUNTY

Undefeated Terriers get top seed in field hockey playoffs

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

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Life and Work

BRATTLEBORO

Bookcase raffle benefits Friends of Brooks Memorial Library

ROCKINGHAM

Stories and songs celebrate the circle of giving and receiving at Yagna Inn

BRATTLEBORO

WRCC students set record at 'Women Can Do!' event

BELLOWS FALLS

BFUHS students take advantage of travel opportunities to expand their education

BELLOWS FALLS

Santa Express Train returns to Bellows Falls

WESTMINSTER

SEVCA seeks volunteers for tax prep program

BRATTLEBORO

Taste of Southern Vermont to feature small plates, big tastes

BRATTLEBORO

Leading scholar on Holocaust to present talk in Brattleboro

BRATTLEBORO

Project Feed the Thousands kicks off 20th annual campaign

BRATTLEBORO

Boston Gay Men
's Chorus delights full house at Latchis

Evening honors Rep. Lippert, benefits Retreat\'s LGBT program

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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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SPECIAL FOCUS

BRATTLEBORO

Multiplier effect

For years, a bursting-at-the-seams creativity has made Brattleboro and Windham County an exciting place to live and work. And, finally, all indications are pointing to a true creative economy growing here

News

BRATTLEBORO | NEW ON WEB

Former Brattleboro Police Chief Richard Guthrie dies at 75

WINDHAM COUNTY

Thanksgiving dinner tradition from Austine to continue on Nov. 22

Dinner site moves to Bellows Falls this year

BRATTLEBORO

Little time remains for VY citizen comment

State agency seeks citizen comment until Nov. 25 on decommissioning report

BRATTLEBORO

Downtown Alliance members approve work plan and budget

WILLIAMSVILLE

Ernest Kinoy, Emmy-winning writer, dies at 89

Longtime Williamsville resident wrote more than 500 scripts for radio, TV, Broadway, and the big screen

WEST BRATTLEBORO

Bazaar, raffle aimed at making First Congregational Church more accessible

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BELLOWS FALLS

For the record

As its trustees face multiple blanket public-records requests, Rockingham Free Public Library board president describes the process as ‘harassment’

BELLOWS FALLS

Former library trustee files open-meeting complaint with state attorney general

Wright says 11 counts illustrate ‘serious need’ for trustee training

BRATTLEBORO

State Transportation Board seeks views on the future of transit in Vermont

BRATTLEBORO

Saluting those who served

VA clinic honors its clients with annual Veterans Day lunch

BRATTLEBORO

Maple Association struggles with dwindling membership

BRATTLEBORO

Amtrak’s Vermonter returns to Connecticut River route to Springfield, Mass., starting Dec. 29

All aboard … for Greenfield, Northampton, and Holyoke

BRATTLEBORO

How to squeeze more sap out of every maple?

The secret, a sugaring expert says, is to use a smaller-diameter sap line

BRATTLEBORO

Fire department warns residents to dispose of wood ashes properly

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BRATTLEBORO

Work begins on FY16 budget

Town officials gird for ‘gloom and doom’ or a ‘sense of possibility and curiosity’

BRATTLEBORO

Police, DPW chiefs seek additional staff

BRATTLEBORO

Sibilia topples Moran, while county incumbents cruise

Shumlin narrowly defeats Milne to win third term

BRATTLEBORO

Taking 2,750 bags off the street

A car break-in leads to substantial seizure of heroin

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Town and Village

TOWNSHEND

Grace Cottage Hospital collaborates with Green Lantern Group on 500kW community solar project

HALIFAX

Halifax man dies in house fire

BELLOWS FALLS

Downtown Bellows Falls to celebrate Small Business Saturday

WINDHAM COUNTY

Windmill Hill Pinnacle Association celebrates 'closing the gap' in trail system

WESTMINSTER WEST

Alleged open meeting law violations cloud decision to close Westminster West School

Resident claims that School Board has not properly warned its meetings since July 1

NEWFANE

Newbrook Elementary hopes to reduce energy costs with new heating system

WESTMINSTER

Compass School celebrates construction project completion

SAXTONS RIVER

Village to celebrate receipt of EPA grant

TOWNSHEND

Leland & Gray Players receive New England Theatre Conference's 2014 Moss Hart Award

PUTNEY

Putney Craft Tour helps to fight hunger

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Arts

BRATTLEBORO

Documentary reveals power of music

Holocaust survivors tell tale of defiance, singing Verdi's 'Requiem' during World War II

BRATTLEBORO

Cotton Mill Open Studio weekend is coming

BRATTLEBORO

Five local women discuss their exhibit at VCP

BRATTLEBORO

A man on horseback

From out of the West, Hugh Keelan rides again to lead another season of the Windham Orchestra

BRATTLEBORO

Seeing a familiar genre in new ways

In 'Portraits: Expanded,' BMAC shows artists exploring new possibilities

BRATTLEBORO

Vermont Jazz Center launches GoFundMe campaign to replace stolen sound equipment

BRATTLEBORO

He chucks and he chucks

Author Ron Krupp issue a sequel to his venerable gardening guidebook

BRATTLEBORO

Travel is the theme for this year's Brattleboro Women's Chorus fall concert

BRATTLEBORO

Tickets on sale for Brattleboro School of Dance's 'Nutcracker'™

BRATTLEBORO

Marx returns to Brattleboro

Jerry Levy reprises his signature role in benefit for The Commons

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Food & Drink Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

Career Center students grow food for BUHS cafeteria

BRATTLEBORO

Dosa Kitchen tries a different approach to Indian cuisine

WEST BRATTLEBORO

Antidote to stress

Kimchi is easy to make and healthful, too. (Oh, and it might also drive guests from your house.)

WILLIAMSVILLE

Making the beer rounds

News of brews, and other things that keep our beer columnist hopping

BRATTLEBORO

Mostarda: A friend of cheeses

Making this traditional Italian condiment is the perfect fall activity

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

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