Morning Briefing -- Tuesday


Monday, Oct. 1

Overeaters Anonymous meets

BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St.

BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St. Bereavement Support

BENNINGTON -- A weekly adult support group for those who have lost a loved one is held every Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home on North Street. For more information, call VNA & Hospice of SVHC at 802-442-5502.

Earn credit for what you know

BENNINGTON --Earn college credit for what you know. Learn how you can save time and money and earn your degree faster through the Assessment of Prior Learning course at the Community College of Vermont. Individuals can earn credits for college-level learning obtained on the job, through hobbies, volunteer work and military service. A free information session will be held at CCV, 324 Main St., from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact CCV at 802- 447-2361 or visit the CCV website at

Bingo in Arlington

ARLINGTON -- Arlington American Legion Post No. 69 is starting up bingo on Oct. 1st. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo begins at 7. Any questions, call 375-6157. Bingo will be held the first Tuesday and third Tuesday from October to May, 2014.

’Story Rhythms

for Babies & Toddlers’

BENNINGTON -- "Story Rhythms for Babies & Toddlers," an active story time for children 4 months to 36 months, will be held on Tuesday from 10:30 to 11 a.m. upstairs in the Rotary Meeting Room at Bennington Free Library. For more information, call Linda or Chris at 802-442-9051.


Manchester School Board

Manchester El Middle School

Multi-Purpose Room

6 p.m.

Agenda: tour of the building; public comment; approval of minutes from the Sept. 3 meeting; report of the superintendent of schools: tuition requests, building and grounds assessment, BRSU Master Contract Agreement for binder; report of the principal: AYP Report; appointments/resignations; other business; director’s orders.

Bennington Development Review Board

Bennington Fire Facility, 3rd floor, 126 River St.

Agenda: Regular meeting: minutes; interested persons - appeal rights -reading of witness’ oath; disclosure of ex parte communications and conflicts of interest; AMC Property Management, LLC & Craig Weaver, Lot #13 Morse Road: seeking development plan approval for contractor’s yard; other business.

Pownal Planning Commission

Town Office Pownal, 7 p.m.

Agenda: approval of Oct. 1 agenda; approval of the regular minutes of Sept. 17; other business; public comments; work session.


All quarterly water and sewer bills due

BENNINGTON -- This is a reminder that all quarterly water and sewer bills (both flat and metered) are due Friday, Oct. 4. Payments may be made by personal check, bank check, money order or cash at the town offices. The town office is located at 205 South St. It is open Monday through Friday and accept payments between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. For a stamped receipt, you must bring both portions of the bill with you.

If you wish to pay by credit card, you must call the phone number at the top of your bill (official payments). They do not accept the credit cards at the town office.

If you have any questions or concerns, call the Bennington Water Department at 442-1037.


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