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Feeling the children with them

BRATTLEBORO—Two consecutive painting exhibits at Gallery 34 during June and July will focus on images of children caught in the fighting in Syria.

The first, “We Are All Refugees,” up now and on display until Friday, June 30, features paintings by Lori Schreiner.... Continue reading story

Voices

LETTERS FROM READERS

In the end, state budget is about people

LETTERS FROM READERS

Budget veto: the governor’s petulant act

VIEWPOINT

Politics hits close to home, when home is Mexico

A Vermonter strives to transcend differences of economics, nationality, and politics in the aftermath of the U.S. election

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Louder than words

Many Democrats erroneously assumed the Republican governor would pursue the open lines of communication as his predecessors did. By vetoing the budget, Phil Scott did not negotiate in good faith.

LETTERS FROM READERS

Reducing security footprint saves funds, hastens decommissioning

LETTERS FROM READERS

Why was rubblization even included in 2013 settlement agreement?

LETTERS FROM READERS

Newsletter headline created confusion

LETTERS FROM READERS

Award named for Kipling is a disservice to the education of student participants

LETTERS FROM READERS

Youth fishing derby a success

LETTERS FROM READERS

A federal government she can support

LETTERS FROM READERS

Camp for Common Cause raises $17,000 for shelter, housing support

LETTERS FROM READERS

The real meaning of covfefe

LETTERS FROM READERS

How did we get into this mess? Look back to Act 60.

VIEWPOINT

I will not be invisible. You do not have to be invisible.

For gender and sexual minorities, horrific crimes like the Pulse nightclub shooting have became symbolic warnings. But staying closeted puts us at risk in a different way.

LETTERS FROM READERS

In support of Brattleboro’s discussions on diversifying municipal workforce

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Sports

WINDHAM COUNTY

Local athletes named to MVL all-star teams

WINDHAM COUNTY

Rebels fall to Oxbow in Division III final

WINDHAM COUNTY

Terriers sweep Division III state track championships

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonels, Raiders brawl after 5-4 loss

Rebels clinch No. 2 seed in softball; long playoff road trips for other local teams

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonels try to keep focused as softball season hits climax

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonels win Unified state title

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonels reach semifinals of Unified tourney

WINDHAM COUNTY

Track and field relays mark midseason

WINDHAM COUNTY

Colonel girls rout Rutland, Otter Valley

WINDHAM COUNTY

Spring season revs up for area teams

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Life and Work

WINDHAM COUNTY

Local 4-H’ers do well at annual State Day

WINDHAM COUNTY

Volunteer drivers are needed to transport cancer patients to treatment

WINDHAM COUNTY

Forest tent caterpillar damage expected again in 2017

BRATTLEBORO

Keeping your estate out of court

You can help your heirs avoid the probate process — with careful planning

BRATTLEBORO

Glorious, if belated, spring

Some observations from a garden in the shadow of Mt. Wantastiquet

WINDHAM COUNTY

Red Cross needs donors of blood, platelets following winter storm

WESTMINSTER

Pilot project will help 3SquaresVT recipients find new, better paying jobs

BRATTLEBORO

Vermont veterans now eligible for a living allowance stipend through Union Institute & University

WINDHAM COUNTY

Windham County receives $7,400 in four ‘Small and Inspiring’ grants for local projects

BRATTLEBORO

New parenting discussion series at Brooks Memorial Library

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Business Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

A conversation with Brian Mooney and Vaune Trachtman

A writer and a photographer meet at Marlboro College and fall in love. And 21 years later, they give the world Storymatic — their ‘little boxes full of Yes!’

BRATTLEBORO

Conference provides a seat at the table

For food and agriculture businesses, the Entrepreneur to Table Summit provides access to the minds, networks, and wallets of entrepreneurs, business leaders, and investors

BRATTLEBORO

Back Roads Food Co. finalizes expansion into Cotton Mill

BRATTLEBORO

Mondo Mediaworks becomes a Certified B Corporation

BRATTLEBORO

Career summit to be held for Windham County sophomores

WEST DOVER

Mount Snow gets deadline extension for snowmaking upgrades

BELLOWS FALLS

Sonnax disputes federal suit

Company seeks dismissal of allegations of violations of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act

BRATTLEBORO

Hermit Thrush spreads its wings

Brewery grows again, adding warehouse in Dummerston

BRATTLEBORO

The Works in progress

Founder sees expansion of hours, menu as another step forward for a socially responsible eatery

WINDHAM COUNTY

Public Service Department OKs dam deal

Great River Hydro is new owner of 13 facilities on Connecticut, Deerfield rivers

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News

WINDHAM COUNTY

Variable, seasonable weather kicks off the summer of 2017

BRATTLEBORO

Heavy rains pelt Windham County

Road crews get to work after a series of storms dump upwards of 4 inches of rain, causing flooding, mudslides, and washouts

BRATTLEBORO

SIT student finds herself stuck in an ironic limbo

Yemeni is honored for her humanitarian work, but politics prevent her from returning home to continue her mission

VERNON

State agencies view sale of VY with skeptical eye

Officials see financial, environmental risks

VERNON

Vermont Yankee offers safety assurances as fuel move starts

Transfer of radioactive material from cooling pool to sealed casks aims to reduce costs and risks

BRATTLEBORO

New Public Service Board chair won't hear Yankee case

Roisman provides no reason for recusal, but has long fought on the side of regulators

WEST DUMMERSTON

With a song in their hearts

Green Mountain Camp for Girls celebrates its centennial and mounts a capital campaign for essential repairs

BRATTLEBORO

The homes that resilience built

Red Clover Commons rose from the mud of Irene, and it’s only the first phase of the Brattleboro Housing Partnership

BRATTLEBORO

Super pleasant days lead to a showery weekend

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro keeps discussing complexion of town workforce

Selectboard hears from townspeople, social justice groups on boosting diversity in municipal ranks

BELLOWS FALLS

Pride Weekend celebrates iconic ’80s gay club

Program will include theater, music, film, and opening reception for oral history of Andrew’s Inn in Bellows Falls

BRATTLEBORO

Landmark Brattleboro steeple may host cell antennas

Centre Congregational Church mulls offer from Verizon

VERNON

Companies defend process for state approval of VY sale

Entergy, Northstar rebut NEC claims over decommissioning plan

DOVER

Act 46 do-over ordered in Dover

Re-vote is announced due to differing ballot language, while merger already is in motion

BRATTLEBORO

Lawmakers set to return to Statehouse for veto session

Senate president raps governor for last-minute teacher insurance plan

BRATTLEBORO

Summer is coming (really!) as more seasonable weather returns

VERNON

Entergy wants smaller security zone

Company seeks quick ruling on move it says will boost efficiency, cut costs

LONDONDERRY

Magic Mountain’s new owners continue upgrades to ski area

Increasing snow-making capacity and adding a lift are among measures aimed at boosting traffic on ‘road less traveled’

BRATTLEBORO

Rescue expands in West River Valley

Health-care changes — including higher call volumes, increased complexity of treatment during transport — drive new facility in Townshend

BRATTLEBORO

Museum receives EPA grant of $200,000

Funds will be used to clean up environmental contamination at site of planned arts space

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Town and Village

BRATTLEBORO

WSESU Summer Food program holds kick-off event

BRATTLEBORO

Town announces new job-listing protocol

NEWFANE

State says Arch Bridge replacement may not happen until 2021

BRATTLEBORO

WSWMD board raises fees, extends hours, distributes bins

Spencer also asks supervisors to consider selling equipment from Materials Recovery Facility

ALGIERS

Span over Broad Brook to close for four weeks beginning July 10

AOT issues updates on Route 5 bridge replacement

WINDHAM COUNTY

Around the Towns

BELLOWS FALLS

Sewage spill closes Fish Ladder Visitor Center

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro briefs

TOWNSHEND

Cell service comes to Grace Cottage Hospital

WARDSBORO

‘Best Raffle Ever’ to benefit Wardsboro Public Library

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Arts

BRATTLEBORO

Feeling the children with them

Two exhibits at Gallery 34 explore the Syrian refugee crisis through the creative lens of two local painters

BRATTLEBORO

The power of collaboration

Area theater companies unite for The Great River Theater Festival, with four days of performances

PUTNEY

Twilight Music series continues with Dupont Brothers

PUTNEY

Counterpoint kicks off Sundays on the Hill series

WILMINGTON

Clear and Present Quartet in concert in Wilmington on June 24

BRATTLEBORO

‘Garden of Delights’ grows at Mitchell-Giddings

BRATTLEBORO

Write Action presents annual literary contest

PUTNEY

Putney library displays work of environmental photographer

BRATTLEBORO

Summer reading for youth begins at Brooks library

SAXTONS RIVER

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ comes to Main Street Arts

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Food & Drink Monthly

BRATTLEBORO

Supply and demand?

Dziugas offers a rare taste of a Baltic cheese

BELLOWS FALLS

A family favorite

French-Canadian meat pie: a versatile tradition

BRATTLEBORO

It's not too late to plant

BRATTLEBORO

A cheesemonger’s anniversary

Adventures from two decades of cheesy goodness

BRATTLEBORO

Perc Coffee Liqueur takes gold medal

Saxtons River Distillery’s newest product is a hit at World Spirits Competition

BRATTLEBORO

Brattleboro Winter Farmers’ Market begins its 10th season

BRATTLEBORO

Tearoom to close

Twilight Tea Lounge owner cites dwindling traffic to subterranean storefront

BRATTLEBORO

The flavor of tomato summer in Vermont

Patience is the key to capturing this clear water from a bumper crop of tomatoes

BRATTLEBORO

Locavore cheeses win national acclaim

Windham County producers take home ribbons at American Cheese Society competition

BRATTLEBORO

A new path into the kitchen

Strolling of the Heifers Farm-to-Plate Apprenticeship Program hopes to guide more people into food-service jobs

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