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Caregivers learn how to help their kids distinguish emotions

Workshop: Caregivers learn how to help their kids distinguish emotions
05/05/2016 08:57 PM EDT
BENNINGTON >> There comes a time when a toddler doesn't get his or her way and a tantrum erupts, but with a few behavioral exercises there are ways to help them control that outburst. On Monday, Andrea Mook, an early childhood mental health clinician at United Counseling Service, shared with local caregivers at the Early Childhood Center on Division Street, various ways to teach children 
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Construction start nearing for Aeolus Spa

MANCHESTER >> After seven years in the planning, the owners of the soon-to-be-built Aeolus Mountain Spa are hoping to break ground on their project sometime this summer, with an eye toward having the 80-room facility open by October or November 2017. In a sense, ground has already been broken in two ways — once for work on a geothermal system which will provide for some of the Full Story
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Free bagels for everyone; MAU shuts out rival BBA

Patriots now 7-0 to start the 2016 season
BENNINGTON >> No one is hotter than the Mount Anthony girls tennis team to start off the 2016 season. The Patriots continued rolling through their opponents on Thursday, shutting out their rival Burr and Burton 7-0. From start of the match, the Patriots had full command of the contest. Starting the day off in winning fashion for MAU was senior Margaret Curtin. Full Story
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Busy weekend for Brattleboro Music Center

Northern Roots Festival on Saturday; Heath Quartet on Sunday
BRATTLEBORO — It will be a busy weekend for the Brattleboro Music Center with back to back events on Saturday and Sunday, each one deserving its own weekend in its own right. First off, BMC will present what promises to be the biggest and best ever Northern Roots Festival, a popular day-long event on Saturday, Jan. Full Story
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Officer kills larger dog that mauled smaller one

NEW YORK >> The NYPD says an officer shot and killed a larger dog that was mauling a smaller one. The incident occurred Wednesday evening in Manhattan's Inwood section. When the officer arrived, someone was trying to separate the dogs with an umbrella. Police say the larger dog then turned on that person. 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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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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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
 
 
Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
 
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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