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    Morning Briefing for Sept. 2

    09/02/2014 09:21 AM EDT
    Hoosick Falls school ‘Meet The Teacher' event HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Parents of students attending Hoosick Falls Central School are invited to meet their child's teacher, view text, materials, and student work. Children are welcome, as this night is informal and not meant for individual conferences. 
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    Community Calendar This Week
    09/01/2014 10:45 AM EDT - Monday, Sept. 1 Town office closed BENNINGTON -- Bennington Town Offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of Labor Day and will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 Hoosick Falls school ‘Meet The Teacher' event HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. Full Story

    Meetings This Week
    09/01/2014 11:31 AM EDT - Wednesday, Sept. 3 Pownal Development Review Board Pownal Town Clerk's Office at 6:45 p.m. Jean Prouty of North Pownal has submitted an application for a subdivision Permit # NB140014 for property located on 187 Dean Road. The proposed project is described as a minor two lot subdivision/lot line adjustment. Full Story

    Religion News in Brief
    08/29/2014 10:09 PM EDT - Sunday, Aug. 31 'The Amazing God' at the Federated Church EAST ARLINGTON -- On this Labor Day weekend when summer unofficially ends, all are invited to the Federated Church of East Arlington on Ice Pond Road for the 10 a.m. service of worship. As we turn our thoughts to fall, the final service in the summer series on Images of God will go out with a bang. Full Story

    Weekend Briefing
    08/29/2014 10:09 PM EDT - Saturday, August 30 Hoosick Barn Quilt unveiling and celebration HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Barn Quilt project is on the verge of becoming the Hoosick Barn Quilt trail and HAYC3 is ready to celebrate big-time. Twenty-one 8'x8' barn quilts and six 4'x4' barn quilts have been delivered to their permanent homes and are about to be installed. Full Story

    Morning Briefing -- Friday, August 29
    08/29/2014 09:40 AM EDT - Night walk and campfire NORTH DORSET -- Stay up late and experience Emerald Lake State Park beneath the stars. Every Friday though Labor Day Weekend the park naturalist will present a Night Walk at 9 p.m. and a Campfire program on Saturday at 9 p.m. During the Friday Night Walk visitors will find out how nocturnal animals live and thrive. Full Story

    McKeons celebrate anniversary
    08/27/2014 10:19 PM EDT - BENNINGTON - On August 7, 2014, Robert J. and Marie J. McKeon celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. On Saturday, Aug. 9, their anniversary was acknowledged at the 4 p.m. mass at Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church, followed by a celebration at their home on Washington Avenue. The celebration was hosted by their children and attended by family members in honor of 60 wonderful years Full Story

    Saints-N-Sickles donate to Bennington Free Clinic
    08/27/2014 10:07 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Members of the Saints-N-Sickles Motorcycle Club out of Pownal recently donated $300 cash to the Bennington Free Clinic. They raised the money doing a Poker Run, which they do annually to support local charities. Dr. Richard Dundas accepted the money. The club thanks Sue Andrews and the many volunteers at the clinic. Full Story

    Outdoor Adventure Trip youths learn about watershed
    08/27/2014 10:16 PM EDT - CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- Battenkill Conservancy's Outdoor Adventure Trip proved more popular than ever this week when 15 enthusiastic youths came together to spend four days learning about the watershed environment. Randy Jennings, on-site director, with the assistance of additional counselors and guest teachers offered the group river outings, evening astronomy lessons, water science, a hike up Full Story

    Morning Briefing -- Thursday
    08/28/2014 09:39 AM EDT - Thursday, Aug. 28 Pownal Legion bingo POWNAL -- American Legion Post 90 in Pownal holds bingo on Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m., bingo starts at 6:30 p.m. promptly. A snack bar will be available. There will be cookie jar and progressive games. Everyone is invited to attend. Bennington Free Clinic hours BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Free Clinic is held each Thursday starting Full Story

    New England's tallest lighthouse sells for $78,000

    YORK, Maine (AP) — New England's tallest lighthouse has been sold for $78,000. A federal government spokeswoman says the General Services Administration has accepted a bid for the Boon Island Light Station off York, Maine. Full Story
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    'Gone Girl,' 'Unbroken' lead drumbeat of fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — Unable to find her second directing project, Angelina Jolie took to sifting through "generals. Full Story
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    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped.