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Petition calls for boards to sell old school building
WILMINGTON- A petition imploring the selectboard and school board to sell the former high school building has attracted more than 200 signatures, according to organizer Steve Butler. The petition a...
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man of mystery one of town’s most colorful characters
Fate of blacksmith, faith healer, legislator unknown WHITINGHAM- Bradley Newell lived the proverbial rags to riches story, but his rise from poverty as a blacksmith in Jacksonville to wealth and fa...
May 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vermonters were at forefront of war
DEERFIELD VALLEY- This Memorial Day every local cemetery will sprout an abundance of American flags placed at the graves of veterans. Many will mark the graves of veterans of the Civil War, which a...
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Region ready to celebrate Memorial Day
Summer season kicks off with a bang DEERFIELD VALLEY- Memorial Day is the traditional start of the summer season. In the Deerfield Valley, Memorial Day weekend kicks off the season’s activities wit...
May 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peak Resorts announced Mount Snow EB-5 project approval
WILDWOOD, MO- Peak Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKIS), a leading owner and operator of high-quality, individually branded ski resorts in the United States, announced that the United States Citizenship and...
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Board appoints new members to economic group
WHITINGHAM- Select­board members appointed new members to the economic development group, and discussed liability issues and use of the town facilities. Several prospective volunteers for the Whiti...
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board reaffirms stove
by Rolf Parker
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- On Tuesday, the selectboard re-voted to purchase a gas range with electronic ignition for the town hall, heard from the school that it might be interested in the previous stove, agreed to se...
Old school decision may be in July
by Mike Eldred
May 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Voters may be asked to make a decision on the disposition of the former high school building as soon as July 7, according to discussions at Wednesday evening’s selectboard meeting. Boar...
Wardsboro meeting to talk about Act 46
by Rolf Parker
May 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
WARDSBORO- On Tuesday, May 24, townspeople will again get a chance to talk with the school board about the path they want the board to take in response to Act 46, which mandates changes in how scho...
Voters approve budget
by Rolf Parker
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
READSBORO- On Friday, May 13, the school board held another informational meeting, which it is required to do before each budget is voted on. In contrast to the past two informational meetings, Fri...
Incumbent, former seatholder to square off in election rematch
by By Mike Eldred
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Moran launches bid to return to Legislature WARDSBORO- Former Windham-Bennington Rep. John Moran announced his bid to return to the Legislature at a Democratic Party event in Dummerston this week. ...
Hermitage Club releases 2015 sales, results
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD VALLEY- The Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain has announced a more than 50% surge year-over-year in the value of its holdings. For the year ended December 31, current assets grew to $23...