Scientist to talk about her study of glaciers around the world

PUTNEY — As glaciers melt into nonexistence, humans are losing much more than ice, says Dr. M Jackson, a glaciologist and National Geographic Society Explorer."A warming world is profoundly …

Five events not to miss in Southern Vermont, week of Oct. 19 Jericho Brown: American Book Award-winning poet and author of three volumes of poetry recites from his work as part of "Poetry at Bennington" series at Bennington College. Wednesday, Oct. 23 7 p.m., …
What we're reading: 'White Bird' a timely new graphic novel One of the book trends that is becoming ever more popular are graphic novels and non-fiction works. A big event is the release of a new graphic novel by the beloved R.J. Palacio, author of a book …
Nuni hangs up her apron: Dorset Inn server retires after 32 years DORSET — After 50 years in the service industry, Nuni will soon write down her last order at the longest-running inn in Vermont. Nuni will celebrate 32 years at The Dorset Inn at her retirement …
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Battle of Bennington: A historic revival BENNINGTON — Jonah Spivak would like to see his obsession with the Battle of Bennington evolve into a comparable victory — in economic terms — for the modern-day town."I've always …
Oldcastle's 'Water' runs deep with acting talent BENNINGTON — Oldcastle Theatre Company is closing out its banner 48th season with about as topical a production anywhere in the region, Eric Peterson's "Water, Water, Everywhere ".Also …
Bread and Puppet to perform at Bennington Museum BENNINGTON — On Sunday, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m., Bennington Museum presents Bread and Puppet Theater's Diagonal Life: Theory and Praxis, a show that examines the current precariously diagonal …
Keeping a print legacy alive Editor's note: In connection with its production of "Water, Water Everywhere," a drama set in a small-town newsroom, Oldcastle Theatre Company is exhibiting work by North Bennington photographer …
Bennington Community Theatre presents 'Love Travels Fast' BENNINGTON — Bennington Community Theater will present "Love Travels Fast," an evening of short plays about the many forms of love and acceptance, from Nov. 15-17 at the Bennington Performing …

'Mother Up' for the climate: Abby Mnookin working to make change happen

BRATTLEBORO — Abby Mnookin arrives breathless for her interview. She's a climate activist and organizer for Mother Up! Brattleboro, which is an offshoot of 350VT, the climate justice advocacy …

The past, colorized: Champions, 1965

This week, Tim Wager has colorized a photo from his Banner archives for a photo noting Bennington Catholic High School's state basketball championship in 1965. The photo was taken in front of the …

Imagining Scrooge's silent partner

MANCHESTER — For years, the Northshire Bookstore has made a name for itself for its ability to draw notable and noteworthy writers to Southern Vermont. But it's another thing for an acclaimed …

Arts calendar for Oct. 17-23

ThursdayTheater"Water, Water Everywhere...": 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Written by Oldcastle's Producing Artistic Director Eric Peterson, the play takes its inspiration from the local PFOA water …

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Bluegrass: Grammy-nominated fiddle player Christian Sedelmyer and mandolinist Dave Goldenberg perform at the Union Underground at 10 p.m Saturday, 4928 Main St., Manchester Center. Ages 21 and over, … more
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BENNINGTON — This fall on view in the Regional Artists Gallery of the Bennington Museum is the meticulous work of print maker Asa Cheffetz (1896-1965). His wood engravings served as printing … more
LENOX, Mass. — Although concert attendance at Tanglewood this past summer held steady with last year's total, the opening season of the four-building Linde Center for Music and Learning, home … more
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DORSET — The Dorset Players, one of the nation's oldest continuously running community theater companies, continues its fabled run of success by opening their 92nd campaign with Patrick … more

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