Green Mountain Power preparing for possible storms Tuesday afternoon

Forecasters predicting strong winds and rain that could cause outages statewide
06/28/2016 07:06 AM EDT
COLCHESTER — Green Mountain Power is preparing for a strong wind and rainstorm that is forecasted to hit Tuesday afternoon and could cause outages across the state. The storm could blow trees onto power lines and also snap power poles at the base. "Our crews are preparing now and are ready to respond quickly to any outages from this strong wind storm," said Kristin Carlson, GMP chief 
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Today's Calendar
06/24/2016 05:15 PM EDT - Please submit calendar items to news@benningtonbanner.com at least seven days in advance of the event. We accept listings from non-profits and for events with free admission. Today, June 25 BENNINGTON Relay for Life: Cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, and community members will unite for the annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Bennington County to help save lives from cancer. Full Story

Today's Calendar
06/23/2016 09:20 PM EDT - Please submit calendar items to news@benningtonbanner.com at least seven days in advance of the event. We accept listings from non-profits and for events with free admission. Today, June 24 BENNINGTON Charity tourney: Hole-in-One Tournament. Get a Hole in One & Win a Car. This event is sponsored by Catamount Rotary Club & Bennington Subaru. Full Story

Mt. Anthony Union Middle School Trimester Three Honor Roll for 2015-2016
06/23/2016 05:09 PM EDT - Grade 8 Principal's Honors: Zoey Amoroso, Asa Burrows-Crane, Elizabeth Buttle, Seth Button-Mosher, Alexa Dunlap, Kyana Frost, Kylee Hall, Savannah Jones, Ricardo Maikoo, Jordan Mattison, Claire Paquin, Kesha Patel, Leo Sedlock, Alexander Thompson, and Kiersten Wade. High Honors: Emma Bicking, Molly Cohen, Rebecca Crosier, Arianna Douglas, Lexie Gabrus, Tyler George, McKenzie Kelley, Anagha Full Story

Mount Anthony Union High School Quarter 4 honor roll 2015-2016
06/23/2016 05:09 PM EDT - Principal's Honors Grade 9: Byrom Jomaa Evan Kozierok Rachel Langlois Sarah Lapean Enzo Li Holden Lofaro Aditi Patel Noah Payne Victoria Pembroke Isabelle Small Quincy Thomas and Rimmele Wood High Honors Grade 9: Brandon Anderson Molly Austin Katherine Bruneau Savannah Carter Samuel Chaney Hannah Haytko-DeSalvo Natalie Jelley Simon Johnson Tyler Lapham Lily Loftus Hayleigh Full Story

College notes
06/23/2016 05:09 PM EDT - Presidents List • SUNY Canton, Canton, N.Y.: David P. Reedy, of Cambridge, N.Y., and Shaun A. Brownell, of Eagle Bridge, N.Y. • SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, N.Y.: Sarah Solari of Bennington, and Trevor Braymer, of Cambridge, N.Y. Dean's List • Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, Mass. Full Story

Learn about Mount Equinox Hillclimb
06/23/2016 07:04 AM EDT - MANCHESTER CENTER — Manchester Community Library and Manchester Historical Society are proud to present a free illustrated talk, Mt. Equinox Hillclimb with Jim Donick July 6 at 7 p.m. at the Library in the Hunter Community Room. Jim Donick has been competing on the mountain for over thirty years. Full Story

Southern Vermont Jazz Concert series continues June 25
06/23/2016 07:03 AM EDT - WILMINGTON >> The Southern Vermont Jazz Concert Series continues Saturday at Historic Memorial Hall, 14 W. Main St. at 8 p.m. Admission by freewill donation with proceeds going to Twice Blessed, a non-profit community organization dedicated to helping residents of the 9 surrounding towns of the Deerfield Valley. Full Story

Artist Elaine Witten to Teach Sculpture Workshop at Southern Vermont Arts Center
06/23/2016 07:04 AM EDT - MANCHESTER — Southern Vermont Arts Center welcomes back to our studios one of their artist members, Elaine Witten, for her popular workshop, Sculptural Elements (3D Clay). Open to all levels, Witten will teach the class the artistic elements of sculpture. Students will learn to build a wire armature for either a standing figure, standing animal or a portrait and then carry this to Full Story

Calendar
06/19/2016 10:19 PM EDT - Please submit calendar items to news@benningtonbanner.com at least seven days in advance of the event. We accept listings from non-profits and for events with free admission. Today, June 20 BENNINGTON Bennington Free Clinic Monday hours: The Bennington Free Clinic will be open from 10 a.m. to noon at the First Baptist Church, 601 Main St. Full Story