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  1. SVSU adminstrators concerned about pre-K expansion grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> The Board of the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union debated on Wednesday the merits and pitfalls of accepting a grant that had been offered by the state to facilitate the expansion of early childhood education services. Superintendent Jim Culkeen said that the deadline to signing on to the Pre-K Expansion Grant was the end of April.

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  2. Roundup: Arlington raises $8,000 for food shelfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Bennington Banner

    ... while Bradley Geroux added three and Matt Hoffer had two. Christian Hunt stopped seven shots in the shutout win. BENNINGTON >> The fourth annual Monumental Masters Mini-Meet will be held in Saturday, April 25, at the Bennington Recreation Center ...

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  3. Pownal School Board looks at next steps in bus battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Bennington Banner

    ... Pownal representative Jim O'Connor. Brownell lost a close election to be chair of the SVSU board last year to Bennington representative Ken Swierad. Tammy Sohl agreed to take over for Rawling as Pownal's representative on the SVSU Policy Committee, ...

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  4. Preview of events at Bennington County's sugar houses on Maple Sugaring weekend, March 28 and 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Bennington Banner

    Murray Lewis, of Ball Brook sugar house, boils maple syrup on Saturday morning during the 2014 Vermont Maple Open House weekend. The open house weekend was featured all over Bennington County and surrounding areas.

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  5. Forced Consolidation vs. Going IndependentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Manchester Journal

    ... to keep their local schools as well as local control over them: Going Independent. In 2013 the town of North Bennington, fearing that some sort of Montpelier-driven, forced school consolidation movement was in the wind, did just this. Rather than ...

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  6. Grace Christian School helps Ugandan children in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> The Grace Christian School of Bennington on Friday hosted a family night for a good cause: to cut cloth for shoes that will protect the feet of children in Uganda. GCS principal Shane Smith said that he first heard about the non-profit organization Sole Hope from his sister-in-law, Stacy Lee.

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  7. "Southwestern Vermont Health Care - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review" PublishedRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | PR-inside.com

    ... SVMC Deerfield Valley Campus, SVMC Deerfield Valley Campus, and SVMC Northshire Campus. SVHC is headquartered in Bennington, Vermont, the US. Southwestern Vermont Health Care Key Recent Developments Feb 01, 2012: New Spine Surgery Offers Hope For ...

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  8. Touching incident in Dave and Buster's at Crossgates Mall raises security questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... in the restaurant's arcade a short time later and he was apprehended by police. Nathan D. Harrington , 38, of Bennington, Vt., was charged with forcible touching, unlawful imprisonment and endangering the welfare of a child - all misdemeanors. He ...

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  9. Op-ed: Addressing poverty in Bennington - Here's what it takesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Bennington Banner

    This is the final article in the Bennington Poverty Workgroup series examining poverty in our community. Over these last weeks, we've discussed poverty and how it affects people in Bennington through issues such as food, housing, medical care, job barriers.

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  10. Forcible touching arrest at Crossgate's Dave and Buster'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Albany Times Union

    A Vermont man was arrested Friday after he was accused of accosting an 11-year-old boy in the bathroom of Dave and Buster's at Crossgates Mall, according to the Guilderland Police Department . Nathan D. Harrington , 38, of Fuller Road East in Bennington, Vt., was arrested and charged with forcible touching, unlawful imprisonment and endangering the welfare of a child - all misdemeanors - police stated. 3 comments

  11. VSP: Marble Valley Inmate in Possession of DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WVNY

    Vermont State Police arrested an inmate they say had drugs at the Marble Valley Correctional Facility. Police say after searching Case Gras, 27, of Bennington, Vt., they found a cellophane bag with six strips of burenorphine.

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  12. Morning Briefing - March 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Bennington Banner

    ... chanting experience is necessary. The suggested donation is $10, with a portion of the donations going to Greater Bennington Interfaith Community Services. For more information, call 802-447-0393 or visit www.benningtonyoga.com . Bennington Dance ...

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  13. CDC hears from students on underage drinking projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> The Career Development Center held its monthly meeting on Monday and handled post-Town Meeting reorganization and other business. Jim Boutin, who was not present for the meeting, was re-elected as chair, with Ricky Harrington elected as vice-chair.

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  14. Underhill treatment center sees Bennington patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> An addiction treatment facility in Underhill that sees a fair number of patients from Bennington County has announced that it's expanding. Maple Leaf Treatment Center, in Underhill, formerly Maple Leaf Farms, has seen a large increase in the number of its patients seeking treatment for opiate addiction.

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  15. Vermont Supreme Court vacates sex assault conviction, upholds anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> After appealing his convictions for sexual assault, an elderly man has had one vacated by the Vermont Supreme Court, and the other upheld. In July 2013, Warren Breed, who was 78 at the time, was convicted of sexual assault, and sexual assault of a vulnerable adult.

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  16. Catamount Trail Association helps two schools host ski programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Village School of North Bennington first grader Madelin gets ready to take to the slopes behind the Park-McCullough House. NORTH BENNINGTON >> Thanks to generous donations from the Catamount Trail Association, students from two local schools were able to work on their skiing this winter.

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  17. Man accused of extortion for allegedly withholding child custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A North Bennington man is facing a felony charge after a woman alleged that he refused to give her custody of her child unless she signed a contract he had drafted. Kyle Winnie, 32, pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Vermont Superior Court to a felony count of extortion.

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  18. Artist gives work to help Bennington's Old First ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Washington, D.C.-based oil painter Christine Lashley has been visiting her parents in Bennington for nearly 20 years, and the Old First Church was a regular part of the landscape for her. "It's walkable from my parent's house, so I've seen it at different times," she said.

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  19. State of the Unions: Shumlin Strikes Out With Organized LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Seven Days

    ... VSEA in October that layoffs would only come as a last resort. He supported keeping the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington open and publicly owned, he said. The governor was committed to creating a government-financed health insurance system with ... 3 comments

  20. Morning Briefing - March 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... You can join at any time and at any stage in your treatment or recovery regime. Senior Center activities: The Bennington Senior Center is having a potluck at 11 a.m. and is showing a movie at 1 p.m. Italian night: The Bennington Rotary Club will be ...

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