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Winterfest brings ice sculpture, games to North Bennington

From laser tag to iguanas, village takes plunge
BENNINGTON >> The winter can be a time for cozying up inside, but North Bennington is calling everyone outside for the annual village-wide WinterFest, which often sees the whole community come out to celebrate with their neighbors and welcome visitors. Full Story
 
 
 
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Updated: May 15, 2014 6:32:35 PM EDT
Grammy Museum's new exhibit explores Laurel Canyon's music scene in the '60s, '70s

"What is up in Laurel Canyon/ The seat of the beat," sang Van Dyke Parks on his "Song Cycle" album in 1968. Full Story
Japanese honeysuckle is sweet but aggressive
Honeysuckle is a blessing or a curse, depending on why and where you plant it and which type you plant. Full Story

Grammy Museum's new exhibit explores Laurel Canyon's music scene in the '60s, '70s
"What is up in Laurel Canyon/ The seat of the beat," sang Van Dyke Parks on his "Song Cycle" album in 1968. Full Story

Japanese honeysuckle is sweet but aggressive
Honeysuckle is a blessing or a curse, depending on why and where you plant it and which type you plant. Full Story

Suspicious package at NYC bus station filled with 1K condoms

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn't contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents — 1,000 individually packaged condoms for both men and women. Full Story
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Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Investigators were reviewing a video of an incident in which Marion "Suge" Knight struck two men with his pickup — leaving one dead and the other injured — to help shed light on whether the rap music mogul was a perpetrator or victim in a case that led to his arrest. Full Story
Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'

The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.