• Let’s hear it for the workers - 08/31/2014 10:40 PM EDT
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    Over 12,000 attend 19th Garlic Festival at Camelot Village

    08/31/2014 10:49 PM EDT
    BENNINGTON -- More than 180 vendors lined the grass of Camelot Village on Saturday and Sunday for the Southern Vermont Garlic Festival, offering a wide variety of unique garlic products, as well as fresh garlic. "Everything went wonderfully well," said Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce member and Garlic Fest event chair Lindy Lynch on Sunday, about an hour before the festival closed for 
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    HAYC3 holds unveiling for Hoosick Barn Quilt Trail
    08/31/2014 10:45 PM EDT - HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Over 250 people walked through the doors of the Hoosick Armory Youth Center and Community Coalition on Saturday for the unveiling of the barn quilt community art project that has been in the works since early spring. Many businesses and services throughout the village and town sponsored the supplies for the creation of 31 large 8-foot-by-8-foot painted wooden barn Full Story

    Garlic Fest brings the crowds to Bennington
    08/31/2014 12:13 PM EDT - BENNINGTON - The 19th Annual Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival kicked off Saturday at Camelot Full Story

    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story