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  1. Rodrique G. CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... Carrier of Arizona; two sisters, Bridgette Brown of Cambridge, NY., and Lucille Sheridian and husband Dawn of Bennington, VT. and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; one son Jerry Carrier; one daughter Bernadette Carrier; ...

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  2. Letters: Shaftsbury should downsize equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... could have had the new garage right next to the old one with five to seven yard dump trucks sitting inside. In Bennington on almost any cold morning and/or snowy day, there is a tragedy waiting to happen even though each of us has the potential to ... 1 comment

  3. Bulldogs going back to Patrick Gym, D-I semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    ... and Burton Academy's Conor Harrington skies for a layup against Mount Mansfield on Friday. (Holly Pelczynski - Bennington Banner) Burr and Burton Academy's Ryan Smith goes up for a layup against Mount Mansfield on Friday night. (Holly Pelczynski - ...

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  4. Village School students unveil art projects to benefit the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    Students of the Village School in North Bennington gather together to celebrate community, neighbors, community service and Dr. Seuss on Friday afternoon with a costume parade, story telling, singing and a donation of home made dog and cat toys to the Second chance animal center of Shaftsbury. NORTH BENNINGTON >> Friday was Dr. Seuss day at the Village School of North Bennington, and students were able to show off their costumes of characters from Seuss and other books.

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  5. Ernest Hemmings, founder of Hemmings Motor News, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    ... for one man to handle. In 1969, Ernie agreed to sell Hemmings to Terry Ehrich, a classic-car enthusiast from Bennington, Vermont, who moved the magazine there and continued to grow and operate it until he died in 2002. Hemmings Motor News and its ...

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  6. Teaching in the age of computersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON, VT. >> As technology is utilized in the classroom more than ever, there's a greater demand for teachers to educate themselves how to use it and keep up with the trends.

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  7. Vermont Schools prepare for the new Smarter Balance examRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON, VT. >> Starting this spring, schools across the state of Vermont have said farewell to the NECAP tests, and they are about to welcome in SBAC exams.

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  8. Is your child prepared for kindergarten?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bennington Banner

    Children in the pre-K program at Molly Stark Elementary School in Bennington, Vt., take a break from the classroom to play in the freshly fallen snow. At the beginning of the school year in 2013, the Vermont Agency of Education surveyed kindergarten teachers on how ready their new students were for kindergarten.

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  9. Roses to three who touched many lives in BenningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Bennington Banner

    ROSES to the memories of three well-known and well-loved people who touched the lives of many in the Bennington area and who all passed away this week. Harriette Leidich, who wrote the "Senior Moments" column for the Banner, died Tuesday at 102.

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  10. We support the fluoridation of water in BenningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Bennington Banner

    Residents of Bennington and North Bennington will vote on March 3 whether to increase the fluoride content of Bennington's municipal water supply from 0.1 to 0.7 parts per million. The vote is advisory and the ultimate decision will be made by the Select Board.

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  11. New book tells story of Revolutionary War hero John StarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Nashua Telegraph

    ... and returned to farming and running a saw mill. In 1809, he was invited to join other veterans at a ceremony in Bennington, Vt. Stark, then 81 and suffering from rheumatism, couldn't make the journey. Instead, he sent a letter with a postscript ...

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  12. 10 students from Beijing experience Vermont schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Bennington Banner

    The three students, Felix, Jerry, and Jason, are from Beijing, and came to Vermont for the month to learn about American culture. NORTH BENNINGTON >> Ten children from Beijing, China recently had the opportunity to spend a month in Vermont, learning at three different area schools.

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  13. Man accused of armed robbery, claims kidnapping threat drove him to itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A local prosecutor said that drugs, not a kidnapping situation, was behind an incident that's being charged as an armed robbery. Destin J. Greene, 24, of Bennington, pleaded not guilty Thursday in Vermont Superior Court to assault and robbery with injury, two counts of aggravated assault with a weapon, grand larceny, possessing a weapon while committing a crime, and a misdemeanor count of false information to police.

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  14. Bill would let police take, sell assets of animal fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Bennington Banner

    ... persons and sell the property to pay for investigating and prosecuting the case. Sponsored by Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington, and Sen. Tim Ashe, D/P-Chittenden, the bill would amend an existing law that allows the state to petition the court to seize ...

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  15. Senate unanimously supports child protection lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    The Senate gave preliminary approval to a hefty child protection reform package, 28-0, in a roll call vote Wednesday. "To say that this is an important bill would be a tremendous understatement," Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington, said as he introduced the bill, reminding lawmakers that Dezirae Sheldon, a 2-year-old who had been in DCF custody before being returned to her home, died about a year ago.

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  16. Health matters: The positive impacts of adding fluoride to drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    Bennington is considering adding fluoride to its town drinking water. As a pediatrician who practices in Bennington, I believe this is the right thing to do.

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  17. Rodrique G. CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Carrier of Arizona; two sisters, Bridgette Brown of Cambridge, NY., and Lucille Sheridian and husband Dawn of Bennington, VT. and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; one son Jerry Carrier; one daughter Bernadette Carrier; ...

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  18. Sears lashes out at gun rights witness, then kills billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington, sounded the death knell for universal background checks this year, but not before ripping into a gun rights advocate Wednesday over public comments on the proposed legislation. The Senate Judiciary chair is known for his blunt style, but his actions became personal - and loud - when Sears began questioning Ed Cutler, president of Gun Owners of Vermont, about remarks Cutler made suggesting his group wouldn't comply with new gun laws - a quote some considered a veiled threat.

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  19. Car collides with tractor-trailer on Route 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    ... vehicle. No tickets were issued in the accident. Gaudette was transported to Southern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington, where he was treated for minor head injuries and released. Welcome to your discussion forum: Verified accounts are now ...

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  20. Local author Bergman talks about latest book, 'Almost Famous Women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> Local author Megan Mayhew Bergman stopped by the Bennington Free Library on Monday, where she read excerpts from and signed copies of her new collection of short stories, "Almost Famous Women." The signing was hosted by the Bennington Bookshop.

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