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  1. Bennington man accused of child molestation, wife accused of lying to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A Bennington man is accused of molesting two children, while his wife is accused of lying to police about him not having had contact with them. Michael J. Whitman, 35, pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to two counts of lewd and lascivious conduct with a child. 5 comments

  2. Select Board rerverses decision on Bennington late tax feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> The Select Board has reversed its course on halving the 8 percent penalty levied on those who pay their taxes late. In early December the board voted unanimously, with member Jim Carroll being absent, to put a question on the March ballot asking if voters would see the penalty decreased.

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  3. Letters: Rebuttal to Mr. Crowley's letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Bennington Banner

    For Speaker Shap Smith to remove from the House Health Care Committee someone who was clearly asking the tough questions that were needed to protect Vermont voters comes as a slap in the face not only to 18-year veteran Republican Representative Mary Morrissey of Bennington, but to all Vermonters. Gov. Shumlin came close to losing the fall election due to concerns about health care financing - what more is needed for the voice of the people to be heard? It has become increasingly apparent that Rep. Morrissey was right all along about single-payer cost unsustainability.

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  4. Man accused of domestic assault, DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A man accused of giving a woman a black eye and threatening to shoot his son before driving away with the boy while allegedly drunk is being held for lack of $50,000 bail. Leavy J. Washington Jr., 48, pleaded not guilty Monday in Vermont Superior Court to misdemeanor domestic assault, felony domestic assault with a weapon, misdemeanor stalking, a first offense of driving under the influence of alcohol, and misdemeanor counts of reckless endangerment, careless or negligent vehicle operation, and excessive speed.

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  5. Letters: Fluoridation and childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Bennington Banner

    ... causes unnecessary pain and suffering and may even make it difficult to get a job later in life. It's time to get Bennington on board with the majority of other cities and towns in our state and join the over two thirds population of our nation that ...

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  6. Auto dealerships change hands in Manchester, BenningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A local car dealership is being purchased by a man who already owns one in Manchester, and has plans to expand. Harold Reilly, general manager at Langway Chevrolet, Cadillac, and Volkswagen of Manchester, formerly known as Hand Motors, said James Langway expects to finalize the purchase of Nemer Nissan Chevrolet Cadillac and Buick on Performance Drive in Bennington on Thursday.

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  7. Keene State announces the 2014 Fall dean's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Bennington Banner

    ... to earn dean's list honors. The following local students have been named to the dean's list: Aaron Bushee of Bennington; Mary Curtin of Bennington; Joseph Jowett of Pownal; Samantha Strubel of Shaftsbury. Welcome to your discussion forum: Verified ...

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  8. National Hanger Company receives job creation incentive from VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Berkshire Eagle

    National Hanger Company has been awarded an incentive from the state to create an online retail division and hire more employees. NORTH BENNINGTON >> A local manufacturer has been awarded a $227,000 financial incentive to bring more jobs to the area over the next five years.

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  9. North Bennington company gets $227k incentive to create jobsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A North Bennington manufacturer has been awarded a $227,000 financial incentive to create jobs over the next five years. National Hanger Company is one of seven Vermont companies that have received similar awards for Vermont Employment Growth Incentive for a total of $3.8 million.

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  10. The Fourteenth State: Who was Moses Robinson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Bennington Banner

    ... will almost come alive. In the spring of 1761 Moses Robinson was one of the very first arrivals in the town of Bennington. He was only 20 years old, one of several sons of Captain Samuel Robinson and his wife Marcy Leonard. The Robinson family was ...

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  11. Bulldogs thump Patriots as Shehadi goes for 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Bennington Banner

    Burr and Burton Academy guard Joey Shehadi dribbles past Mount Anthony Union High School defender Marques Vaval-Paris during Tuesday night's game at Kates Gym in Bennington. On Tuesday night, the Burr and Burton Bulldogs leaned on their Big Three to score at different points in the contest, with the trio helping to post a resounding win over Mount Anthony Union High School, 69-50, at Kates Gym in Bennington.

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  12. Local Johnny Cash tribute to play Bennington Elks benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Bennington Banner

    Harold Ford sings and plays the guitar as Johnny Cash at a sold out concert in Plattsburgh, N.Y. in 2014. BENNINGTON >> Upstate New York's Johnny Cash tribute band, led by Harold Ford and Laura Lucy, will be playing a benefit show at the Bennington Elks Lodge, 125 Washington Ave., on Saturday, Jan. 31, in support of the local #567 Elks chapter.

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  13. SVSU presents board with 3.4 percent increased budget, more cuts demandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> The Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union held a budget meeting on Tuesday afternoon, in which the administration presented a budget that represented a 3.35 percent increase, or $553,351, in spending from last year. However, board members were not pleased with the increase, with some asking superintendent Jim Culkeen and SVSU chief financial officer Rick Pembroke to limit to increase to 2.75 percent, while others said the goal should be zero percent.

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  14. Mental health at the root of police chase SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> A mental health issue is believed to be the root cause of why a woman led police on a chase into New York Sunday and, ultimately, ran over her own foot. According to Bennington Police, at 9:45 p.m. they were sent to the Short Stop gas station on Northside Drive where they heard a report of an older, distraught female in a vehicle. 2 comments

  15. Letters: Acts of kindness are everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Bennington Banner

    This past Sunday at approximately 11 a.m., a Bennington Rescue crew was trying to grab some breakfast at Sunny Side Diner between calls when they were alerted to an emergency call. They had nearly finished, but getting a complete meal is a not a common occurrence in an Emergency Medical Service as any EMS Provider will tell you.

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  16. Bennington, Vt.'s 'Big Chair' finds a new seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Berkshire Eagle

    LaFlammes Furniture's famous "Big Chair" has plans to move from its Route 7A location to the company's new store at 239 Main St. in Bennington. BENNINGTON, VT.

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  17. Three Connecticut Weeklies Cease Print EditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Hartford Courant

    ... n also publishes more than a dozen other weekly newspapers and has commercial printing operations in Trumbull and Bennington, Vt., according to its website.

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  18. Personal Trainer Offers Individualized Fitness...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | IBerkshires

    ... be done in that time to make it productive and cost efficient for the client, he said. At the Memory Clinic in Bennington, Vt., Douglas said he sees very healthy nurses and technicians. One woman, however, was overweight. "She lost 25 pounds with me ...

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  19. Cold weather challenges Bennington's homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Bennington Banner

    The Good Shepherd Shelter at 250 North St., Bennington, is open to those seeking refuge from this week's low temperatures. BENNINGTON >> The local homeless shelter has consistently been full since the weather turned cold, and now that it's about to turn colder the demand is expected to rise.

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  20. Bernadette Tatro Jackson, 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | IBerkshires

    ... David, also predeceased her. She leaves four daughters, Pauline Ellsworth of Williamstown, Stella Sausville of Bennington, Vt., Linda St. Peter of the state of Florida and Brenda George of Pownal; a son, David Tatro, of Washington, D.C.; a sister, ...

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