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BENNINGTON — Owning the former Southern Vermont College campus has proven “a godsend” for Southwestern Vermont Health Care, and more benefits are expected, President and CEO Thomas Dee and other officials believe.

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BENNINGTON — Owning the former Southern Vermont College campus has proven “a godsend” for Southwestern Vermont Health Care, and more benefits are expected, President and CEO Thomas Dee and other officials believe.

WILMINGTON — Trunk ‘O’ Treat festivities took place on Saturday, with more than 45 trunks lining both sides of the grounds of the Wilmington Antique & Flea Market. The event was organized by Wilmington resident Karina Morehead and was well attended by ghouls, superheroes, princesses, wit…

Sixth grade students in Susan Green’s music class at Shaftsbury Elementary School spent part of Thursday morning in “Drumming for Success,” a grant-funded program aimed at helping students who have experienced trauma learn to regulate their emotions. Teacher Stave Ferraris of Norwich, who al…

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HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — The Hoosick Halloween parade returns to the village. For people who want to participate, the lineup will be Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Wood Park in Hoosick Falls.

BENNINGTON — Bennington Free Library is holding a Halloween celebration this week in the Children’s Room. Participants are invited to stop by and choose a mini-craft kit and yummy treat. Each time children visit the library, they can choose an activity kit and treat. Mini-craft kits that are…

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BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony Patriots volleyball program reached new heights with its win over Colchester in four sets on Tuesday. For the first time in the program’s six year history, they qualified for the playoffs with a winning percentage above 25 percent.

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The Better Bennington Corporation has proposed expanding its jurisdiction by enlarging the definition of “downtown.” This was a recommendation of the study by the Vermont Council on Rural Development, based on comments from several business owners. I think this is an idea that needs to be ke…

There is an important vote on November 2. As such, I write to encourage the voters of Bennington to approve the budget for renovations to the Spinelli athletic complex at Mount Anthony Union High School. As a resident taxpayer, business owner, parent, and a former MAU coach, I ask you to con…

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This time of year, when pumpkins are on porches and macabre skeletons blow in the wind, we are drawn to the occult, to the paranormal. These dark imaginings date back to the Celtic culture when winter was at the door, portending death and darkness. Halloween is the modern-day extension of th…

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