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VERMONT-  For each of the next five weeks, two students and their families will win $50 in takeout from their favorite local restaurant or food business. Everyone who participates will be entered into a drawing for nine college savings accounts worth $200 from Vermont’s 529 college savings plan...
READSBORO- The annual Harvest Festival will take place on Saturday, September 26, at the First Baptist Church. The event will feature delicious homemade foods including baked goods, fresh produce, and cider. 
Children will enjoy handcraft activities, painting,  and pumpkins. Crafts, books...
NEWFANE- The West River Radio Club will offer an FCC licensing and ARRL certification testing session for all levels and upgrades on Tuesday, September 29, at 7 pm at the Newbrook Volunteer Fire Department, 698 Vermont Route 30.
Attendees should bring two forms of identification (one...

Arlene Palmiter left, was given a plaque and other memorabilia by Angel Balch and Bob Pavin for her service and commitment to the Rotary Club.
DOVER- On Wednesday, September 16, the Deerfield Valley Rotary Club held a farewell social for four longtime Rotarians. Charter member Arlene Palmiter, founding, members Bruce and Nancy Mullen, and long-time member Gordon Lucas will be moving away. 
New Rotarian Michael Levesque hosted the...

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
BRATTLEBORO- The membership of the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center elected six new members to the museum’s board of trustees at the annual meeting of the members.
Originally scheduled for March 31 but rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual meeting took place over video...
10 years ago:
Wilmington Town Manager Bob Rusten announced he was leaving to take a position as South Burlington City Manager.  Wilmington Selectboard members “grimly” accepted his resignation, and praised him for his work as town manager over the previous four and a half years. In...
Bennington- Bennington College has been awarded a four-year, $290,000 grant from New York-based The Endeavor Foundation to launch The Endeavor Foundation Environmental Changemaker Fellowship Program, which includes funded internships for students to work in nonprofits with a focus on...
BENNINGTON- Southwestern Vermont Health Care Foundation has received a $300,000 planned gift from the estate of local philanthropist Lillian Sleeman Seward, of Bennington, who died in November 2019. It is her third gift to SVHC since 2018 and contributes to a total of $600,000 in donations to the...
TOWNSHEND- Grace Cottage Family Health welcomes Cynthia Howes, a certified pediatric nurse practitioner. Most recently employed at Just So Pediatrics in Brattleboro, Howes began seeing patients, infants through age 21, at Grace Cottage in August. 
A 1983 graduate of the pediatric nurse...
WILMINGTON- The history of Wilmington is finally being told, in a book by Julie Moore and Nathan Moore published last week.
Although the town of Wilmington is almost 270 years old, Moore's book is the first history of the town that has been published in book form.  Their 128-page book "...

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