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BRATTLEBORO- Brattleboro Community Television has announced its producer award winners for 2020. BCTV’s annual producer awards ceremony was held virtually on Wednesday, December 9.
The Municipal Partner Award went to Patrick Moreland and Mike Bucossi,  for two departments of the town of...
Tune in starting Saturday to hear local Vermont musicians, as well as top regional and national acts who celebrate Vermont. The Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing (VDTM) presents "Forevergreen: A Vermont Adventures in Music," a five-part virtual concert series launching on Saturday,...
VERMONT- US Forest Service officials are welcoming the public to select and cut a Christmas tree on the Green Mountain National Forest with the purchase of a $5 permit. Permits will be available for purchase either online (an additional $2.50 service fee applies) or in person at a GMNF office. ...
I believe it was Bette Davis who said, “Getting old is not for sissies,” and I could not agree with her more. When you frost the aging cake with an endless pandemic, it is even more indigestible. And then, of course, there is winter!
Some people are just naturally flexible emotionally....

Laura Stevenson
Daphne Kalmar
“Stealing Mt. Rushmore”  Feiwei and Friends, 2020 It’s the summer of 1974. More and more incidents are revealing that President Nixon is a crook. But in the working-class Sanders family, presidents are heroes, not crooks. Dad, a Korean War veteran and full-time short-order...
WILMINGTON- Pettee Memorial Library hosts author and illustrator Hope Phelan  at the Old School Community Center on Friday, November 6, at 4 pm.
Phelan will read from and discuss her recently published children’s book, “Bandit Runs Boston.” It is the tale of a goofy hound dog named Bandit...
WILMINGTON- “Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?”  Well Juliet, the Deerfield Valley’s ROMEOs – Retired Old Men Eating Out – continue to meet each Thursday morning. 
Part of the valley’s Aging in Place initiative, the ROMEOs provide a unique opportunity for retired men to meet, have...

Claudette Hollenbeck
I gather that the valley population has grown significantly due to COVID-19. I would like to welcome all of you. You have landed in a wonderful set of communities. I hope you will be savvy enough to subscribe to The Deerfield Valley News, a solid source of local information. This column is aimed...
Bennington- On Saturday, October 24, Bennington Museum’s courtyard will be busy with music, food, and artists as the museum marks the end of a fantastic season of outdoor community programming.
The day will begin with a “Music at the Museum” concert in the courtyard (weather permitting)...

Vincent Parker
BRATTLEBORO-   Vincent Herring, one of the most highly regarded alto saxophonists involved in today’s jazz scene, will be performing with his working quartet in a tribute to jazz legend Charlie Parker at the Vermont Jazz Center at 8 pm on Saturday, October 24.  
Herring will be supported...

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