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Bennington, Vermont is located in Bennington County. Zip codes in Bennington, VT include 05201. The median home price in Bennington is $169,900 which is roughly $85/per square foot. More Bennington information.

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6 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

Hotel/Retail complex raises concerns

Our Town Boards have approved the Hampton Inn and Retail Complex just south of town center on Route 7A.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Manchester Journal

VFW cuts ribbon for Namaste Room

The Manchester VFW Post 6471 had a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Soldiers Home in Bennington on June 13. The Post committed $40,000 to furnish a Namaste Room for the soldiers.

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Manchester Journal

Camping full circle, Part I

Adversity brings in its sharp-edged wake a journey of transformation, if we keep our eyes and minds open to read the signposts.

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The Bennington Banner

AG urges more access to child protection proceedings

In testimony before a committee looking at child protection Tuesday, Sorrell asked legislators to take a hard look at transparency within family court to determine which statutes protect privacy and which merely obstruct justice.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Drury Boys Top Hoosac in Giorgi League

Justin Girard and Kareen Beckett each scored 12 points to lead the Drury High School Blue Devils to a 49-40 win over Hoosac Valley in the John Giorgi Summer Basketball League on Wednesday night.

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Berkshire Eagle

Bennington gears up for Arts Weekend

The Southern Vermont Art and Craft Festival returns this weekend for its second year in Bennington, and the arts organizations in town will come together to celebrate the occasion with Bennington's first Arts Weekend, an organized effort to showcase local culture with performances, activities and exhibits from Friday to Sunday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Former Readsboro principal pleads guilty to embezzling

The former principal of the Readsboro Elementary School admitted Monday to embezzling money from grants and was given a deferred sentence plus community service.

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The Bennington Banner

Morning Briefing -- Tuesday, July 29

Cheney Library will have storytime for preschoolers and their caregivers on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Several of the classic tales and songs.

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The Bennington Banner

Judge dismisses embezzlement charge against former chief

A judge has dismissed an embezzlement charged filed last year against the former chief of the Bennington Rural Fire Department.

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WCAX-TV Burlington

Former Bennington fire chief cleared of embezzlement charge

A judge has dismissed an embezzlement charge against a former Vermont fire chief stemming from a department-sponsored raffle.

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The Bennington Banner

Hopeful Bennington will find a way to better promote local business

I'm saddened that this is the town's official attitude toward an open discussion of ideas and effectiveness ... I believe it serves nobody.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Southshire Challenge seeks businesses, schools to participate

With last year's very successful Southshire Challenge in the rear window, the program's steering committee is looking for schools and businesses to participate in the 2014-2015 edition of the program.

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Berkshire Eagle

Bennington, Vt.: Southern Vermont Art & Craft Festival slated this weekend

The Southern Vermont Art & Craft Festival will take place Friday through Sunday, Aug. 1 to 3, at Camelot Village, 66 Colgate Heights.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Roses to the fun, educational summer programs for kids at Bennington Free Library

ROSES to the innovative summer programs for kids at Bennington Free Library. This week there was a toy hacking workshop that allowed the young attendees to learn about circuitry and how small electronics work by giving them the chance to take apart and put back together old toys.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Memories of a Taps player: Bennington's Mo Rancourt plays on

Decades of playing Taps at military funerals teaches one a few things: A bugle is best, you won't be struck dead for playing in another denomination's church, cows are fascinated by the tune, and being late to the cemetery isn't always a bad thing.

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Manchester Journal

Let's not just say yes but work to make things better

The proposed Hampton Inn and retail store development is being fast-tracked. Beware.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Morning Briefing -- Thursday

Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp will hold free public piano concerts at the Bennington Center for the Arts at 6 p.m. Solo piano pieces and chorus are performed by students, 7 to 16, from all over the world.

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The Bennington Banner

North Bennington man accused of lying during deposition

A North Bennington man is accused of lying while under oath about what he witnessed another man allegedly do with a woman.

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The Bennington Banner

After trying to flush drugs, man faces charges

A man arrested in 2013's Operation County Strike is being charged with trying to flush Suboxone strips down a toilet after his probation officer discovered them in his shoe.

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The Bennington Banner

Kids have a blast with 'Toy Hacking' workshop

Hands-on learners found themselves in a technological paradise on Tuesday at the Bennington Free Library, when Jenn Karson showed them the inner workings of electronic childrens' toys, and how they could "hack" them.

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