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SVC hosts gallery reception of 12 regional artists

Exhibit continues through Dec. 7
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BENNINGTON >> Southern Vermont College hosted a reception at its Burgdorff Art Gallery in the Everett Mansion on Friday, with talks from several of the 12 featured artists exhibiting their work in the gallery. The exhibit will continue to be on display through Sunday, Dec. 7, reflecting on a diverse array of creative expressions influenced by the cultural scene in southern Vermont, eastern 
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First Cable Mill units in Williamstown could be ready by December 2015

WILLIAMSTOWN >> The developer working to convert a former Water Street mill into housing hopes to have it ready for occupancy by December 2015. David Traggorth, director of development for Mitchell Properties of Boston, told Selectmen last week that contractors will work throughout the winter. "As you can see we're moving ahead," he said. Full Story
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PANTHER POWER: Hoosick Falls dominates in Class C semi, earns another trip to Syracuse

KINGSTON, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School football team started its year at the Kickoff Classic at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse. Now more than three months, the Panthers will end it there, too. Hoosick Falls dominated on both sides of the ball in Saturday's Class C semifinal against Section IX's Millbrook, scoring a 29-0 victory to reach the final. Full Story

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Are Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth exploring romance in real life?

“The Hunger Games” stars are reportedly single and may be ready to mingle & with each other. Full Story
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Apples of New England: Expert writes book detailing history, varieties of the region's apples

GREENFIELD (AP) >> There's Old Nonesuch of Massachusetts, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet, Cogswell, Fallawater ... Do you know your apples? Like, for example, that the first apple seeds in this country were planted three years after the Pilgrims landed and that the first named variety — Roxbury Russets — was cultivated in 1635 in Boston? Full Story

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Cross-country ski slopes broaden offerings in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont

Quiet trails and athletic challenges draw winter adventurers
Some skiers like the idea of finding moose tracks under red pine — or of skinning up the mountain before they skim down. Full Story
NATION/WORLD
Kassig recalled as man who sought to help others

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds have attended a memorial service at Butler University to remember an Indiana aid worker killed by Islamic State militants in Syria last week. Full Story
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Joey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Full Story
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Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift set for 2014 AMAs

Is this the American Music Awards or the Australian Music Awards? Iggy Azalea, who was born Down Under, is the lead nominee at Sunday's show. Full Story
 
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
Roger Goodell wants the Dolphins to stay in Miami
The Dolphins don't have one foot out of Miami, according to Roger Goodell. The NFL commissioner said Thursday that the Dolphins don't necessarily have to relocate despite the Florida legislature's refusal last week to fund renovations to Sun Life Stadium. Full Story

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
 
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Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story
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Happy Mother's Day, you heartless, killer psycho TV moms

None of the current crop of TV moms is likely to be voted Mother of the Year, unless the ability to put dinner on the table counts for more than mental health. Full Story
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Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story