“Haunted Vermont,” an exhibition on display at the Bennington Museum, delves into the spirit lore of Vermont, including spirit photography. A “selfie station” by artist George O. Stadnik lets visitors create their own spirit photography with their cellphones. Lauren Harkawik
Shirley Jackson artifacts, other haunted things on display at Bennington Museum BENNINGTON - Those looking for a spooky activity in these pre-Halloween weeks may consider going to the Bennington Museum, where an exhibit, “Haunted Vermont,” delves into the creepier side of...
By Lauren Harkawik 
WILMINGTON - This weekend, Wilmington will be festooned with Halloween cheer. Jack-o’-lanterns will be situated in the center of town on Thursday, kicking off numerous festivities leading up to the big night: trick-or-treating downtown on Monday, October 31. 
BRATTLEBORO - Shoot the Moon Theater Company will perform “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde” on Fridays and Saturdays from October 21 to October 29, at 7:30 pm at the Hooker-Dunham Theatre. The company’s fast-paced Halloween treat is a mix of comedy and horror. The production stars...
WILMINGTON - Carlotta Gladding was dressed as this friendly witch to pass out candy in front of Wilmington’s Pettee Memorial Library Sunday afternoon.

Photo by Amelia Nick
DOVER - Creepy costume-wearers of all ages were out at The Last Chair Friday evening for a Halloween Trunk-or-Treat. The event was part of a fundraiser held by the Dover restaurant to benefit school clubs in Dover and Wardsboro.
JACKSONVILLE - On Sunday, October 31, from 5 to 7 pm, the Whitingham Free Public Library and The Deerfield Valley Lions Club will host a trick-or-treat event and jack-o’-lantern display at the Whitingham Municipal Center.
Love Halloween and want to participate? Call (802) 368-7506 to...
WILMINGTON - There are a series of fun community events planned downtown for Halloween this year.
First is the second annual Trunk O’ Treat held at the Wilmington Antique and Flea Market on Saturday, October 23. The event runs from 5 to 8 pm, with setup at 4 pm. Younger kids are invited to...
BRATTLEBORO -  Hooker-Dunham Theatre is offering two spooky writing workshops this October, hosted by GennaRose Nethercott.
The first, “Ghost Lab,” will take place on Sunday, October 24, at 2 pm. Like many people, ghosts spent more than a year confined to their home, floating from room to...
WILMINGTON- The Windham Southwest Supervisory Union Executive Board discussed Halloween alternatives and their response when a COVID-19 case is identified at the school.
Southern Valley School District board member Helyn Strom-Henriksen, of Readsboro, suggested the board take action to...
Lisa Sullivan, left, and Meg Staloff set up new jack-o’-lanterns at the Bank Park Wednesday afternoon, after the original pumpkins were smashed by an unknown person.
Vandal smashes jack-o’-lanterns, community rallies to save the day
WILMINGTON - In the days before Halloween, an old adage was resurrected: “Wilmington — where amazing happens.” The phrase was recalled by Diane Chapman in a comment on a Facebook post about smashed jack-o’-...


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