• Park-McCullough celebrates 150 years - 08/30/2015 09:43 PM EDT
  • New England in brief - 08/30/2015 09:42 PM EDT
  • Ortiz passes Gehrig, but Sox fall - 08/30/2015 08:56 PM EDT
  • Patriots drop twin bill to Essex - 08/30/2015 08:51 PM EDT
  • Bulldogs open with big rout - 08/30/2015 08:51 PM EDT
  •  
    (Chris Mays — Bennington Banner)
    Hoosick Falls Central School building ready, needs

    Capital improvement project talks begin
    08/30/2015 09:45 PM EDT
    HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> Possible items for an upcoming capital improvement project were outlined just before school starts. "We're ready for the start of school," said Hoosick Falls Central School Superintendent Ken Facin, noting math and Spanish position vacancies in the district. Math teacher William Clairmont's resignation was accepted during Thursday night's meeting, where Brian Bushner 
    Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Chris Mays — Bennington Banner)
    Park-McCullough celebrates 150 years

    Park-McCullough House hosts weekend of events
    NORTH BENNINGTON >> Owing to its 150th year anniversary celebration, the historic Park-McCullough House had a few more visitors this weekend than usual. "We've been quite busy this summer," said Mary Feidner, volunteer and board member at the historic house. Guests come not only for the building's Vermont history but its national history too, she said during the community picnic held there Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Kathy Willens — The Associated Press)
    Ortiz passes Gehrig, but Sox fall

    Boston slugger moves up on career home run list as team drops 5-4 to Mets
    NEW YORK >> David Ortiz got a good, close-up look at the New York Mets' young rotation this weekend and was impressed. The Boston slugger left his own impression, too. Ortiz lined his 494th home run and moved past Lou Gehrig and Fred McGriff for 27th place on the career list while the Red Sox lost 5-4 Sunday, missing a chance to sweep the NL East leaders. Full Story
    ENTERTAINMENT
    (Angela Sterling, Boneau/Bryan-Brown via AP)
    More than 20 Broadway shows offer half-off ticket deal

    NEW YORK >> Broadway shows will soon be much cheaper to see — at least for a few weeks next month. Some 22 shows are participating in Broadway Week, in which two tickets go for the price of one. These special tickets go on sale starting Thursday at 10:30 a.m. for performances only during Sept. Full Story
    REGION
    New England in brief

    Vermont woman delivers hand grenade to police Police in South Burlington, Vermont, evacuated their department and surrounding homes and businesses after a woman brought them a hand grenade she found while sorting through her grandfather's stored belongings. Several roads were also temporarily closed. Full Story

    (Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Adams' Quaker Meeting House a nod to unflinching beliefs

    ADAMS — Perched above a grassy knoll of the unmarked graves of its members, the Quaker Meeting House stands as a silent reminder of the town's founding families.

    Photo Gallery | The Quaker Meeting House in Adams Full Story

    Naked, body-painted bicyclists ride through Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of bicyclists in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around the city to promote fuel conservation and positive body image. Full Story
    (Jason Merritt)
    2015 VMA photos: Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj open together

    Miley Cyrus led the pack for over-the-top outfits, while Taylor Swift classes up the night at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. 
     
    1BR APT... (Rentals)

    1BR APT... (Rentals)

    SUNDERLAND VT... (Rentals)

    All Listings

    REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
    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

    Evan Agostini
    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
     
     
    Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
    REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
    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
     
    (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)
    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
    (Evan Agostini)
    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
    (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)
    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