Weekend Briefing

10/24/2014 10:23 PM EDT
Saturday, Oct. 25 Children's Halloween Party ARLINGTON -- American Legion Auxiliary, Unit #69 is hosting a children's Halloween Party from 1 to 3 p.m. Call 802-375-6157 for information. Celebrating 20 years of doing business in Vermont EAST DORSET -- Engineered Printing Solutions will host an open house event, Oct. 
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Local minister writes about global revolution
10/24/2014 10:14 PM EDT - READSBORO -- Revolution is coming. Who will win? The longest and most sustainable social movement in world history can shape global revolution in ways that will overcome wealth and power disparities and claim a radically new future for 99 percent of the earth’s peoples. "The world as we know it is dying. Full Story

See ‘Heaven’s Gates & Hell’s Flames’ at Green Mountain Christian Center
10/24/2014 10:14 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Green Mountain Christian Center invites the public to a presentation of "Heaven’s Gates & Hell’s Flames" on Nov. 16, 17 and 18, Sunday through Tuesday, 7 p.m. on each evening. "Heaven’s Gates & Hell’s Flames" is a high-impact, compelling drama designed to make people consider where they will spend eternity based on the Biblical revelation of life Full Story

Religion Briefs
10/24/2014 10:21 PM EDT - Saturday, Oct. 25 Annual Harvest Bazaar BENNINGTON -- The School of Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales, with the help of the Catholic Communities of Bennington and North Bennington, will hold its Annual Harvest Bazaar on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Parish Center at 238 West Main St. Full Story

Morning Briefing -- Friday
10/24/2014 09:38 AM EDT - Friday, Oct. 24 Senior Center activites BENNINGTON -- On Fridays in October, the senior center will offer ceramics from 9 to 11 a.m., painting from 9 a.m. to noon, and bingo from 1 to 3 p.m. 'House of Horrors' in Bennington BENNINGTON -- The first Annual nightmare in Bennington presents House of Horrors: A 30-minute interactive, creepy attraction about Full Story

Morning Briefing -- Thursday, Oct. 23
10/22/2014 09:54 PM EDT - Free workshop for managing long-term health conditions BENNINGTON -- The Vt. Blueprint for Health is excited to offer a free Healthier Living Workshop from 4:30 to 7 p.m., Thursdays through Oct. 23, in the Seminar Room at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. This workshop, developed by Stanford University, will help you gain control of your symptoms with humor and grace. Full Story

Morning Briefing -- Wednesday
10/22/2014 10:02 AM EDT - Wednesday, Oct. 22 Food and health workshop MANCHESTER -- The Manchester Parks and Recreation Department will offer a workshop on which foods boost or drain your energy. Taught by Marie Forlich, a certified health coach and herbalist, the class will teach you about the good, bad, and the best foods to add to your diet, cut cravings, and increase energy and focus. Full Story

HAYC3 calls for ‘Holiday Pop-Up Shop’ vendors
10/21/2014 10:26 PM EDT - HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Armory Youth Center and Community Coalition is planning to host its second-annual "Holiday Pop-Up Shop" on Dec. 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the second floor Perry Room at the HAYC3 Armory, 80 Church St. HAYC3 is currently soliciting vendors for the event, which allows small business owners, craftspeople, artists, artisans, farmers and nonprofits from Full Story

VT Race for the Cure grosses $326K
10/21/2014 10:25 PM EDT - MANCHESTER -- Last month’s 22nd annual Komen Vermont Race for the Cure, held in Manchester, drew 1,113 walkers and runners, raised $152,000 in cash to date, plus an additional $174,000 in in-kind donations, for a total of $326,000. "Pledges are still coming in, and folks are encouraged to continue donating throughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month," said Terry Farkas, Full Story

SVMC becomes teaching hospital for Podiatry
10/21/2014 10:25 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- A new program at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center is attracting podiatry students from across the country who want to train with an outstanding medical staff in a rural hospital. The new podiatry surgical residency program, which launched earlier this year, began with two recent graduates, Dr. Full Story

Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street. Full Story
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'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.