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  1. Chester Police Log for March 11 through April 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Chester Telegraph

    Editor's Note: The Chester Telegraph Police Log is a sampling of incidents directly from Chester Police reports. We do not identify individual victims of crimes nor those who have been arrested.

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  2. In weak voter turnout, Chester water project passes by 26 votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Chester Telegraph

    y a margin of 112 to 86, Chester voters on Tuesday authorized the town to borrow slightly more than $4 million to upgrade the town water system, adding a second storage tank and replacing a large stretch of asbestos/concrete water main along Route ...

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  3. GMUHS board OKs limited school choice, restraint and seclusion policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... every year with recommendations for changes. Select board member Arne Jonynas, a former GMUHS board member, and Chester Town Manager David Pisha told the board about the proposed $4 million water project that would put a water tank on the hill east ...

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  4. Chester residents seek answers on proposed water projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Chester Telegraph

    t was a respectful but question-filled turnout at Chester Town Hall last night, Monday May 18, for an informational meeting regarding a $4 million water project proposed by the Town of Chester that is being voted on from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. today. Town ...

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  5. Upcoming events: Visit artist studios this weekend; two free films to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Chester Telegraph

    For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org.

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  6. New to Springfield, Advance Auto Parts opens storefrontRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... America serving both professional installers and do-it-yourselfers - will open its first store in Springfield at 2 Chester Road Suite 2, beside Shaw's Supermarket, on Thursday May 21. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be at 11:45 a.m. Friday, May 22. ...

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  7. Springfield community fundraiser aids three organizations; Post Office collects food for CAFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... and thanked Buddy Dexter, who organized the event for the organizations. hrough The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive in Chester and Andover, which took place Saturday, May 9, the Chester-Andover Family Center received 2,895 pounds of food collected by ...

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  8. Vermont House votes to end philosophical vaccine exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Bennington Banner

    ... wishes this time around. Backers of the change, including Democratic Rep. Leigh Dakin, a former school nurse from Chester, said Vermont's rates of immunization could be coming close to the danger line of where there no longer is "herd immunity," a ...

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  9. Chester Select Board revisits Andover MOU; ice cream truck permit will have to waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Chester Telegraph

    Since the 2007 budget, Chester has charged Andover $9,300 for fire service alone. "It's our fault," said Chester Select Board member Tom Bock during a December 2014 meeting.

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  10. Test Post 2 without FBRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... the price by 5%, which is $934.00 not $259.00. T... Is this Jiffy Mart going to fit in with the aesthetics of Chester or is it going to be like another Family Dollar Store?... Thanks for the ongoing support Chester Telegraph. I'll post to FB when ...

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  11. Special Chester Select Board meeting for May 12 canceledRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | The Chester Telegraph

    The special Chester Select Board meeting that was to be held on Tuesday, May 12 to sign the Green Lantern amendments for the town solar farm has been canceled.

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  12. Upcoming events: Community Cares dinner and senior club luncheon;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Chester Telegraph

    For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org.

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  13. Blooming Chester: Townscape seeks donations for plantersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Chester Telegraph

    The daffodils, planted by Chester Townscape, are blooming beside the Hearse House, Public Tomb, Brookside Cemetery and Civil War Monument and serve as reminders that growing weather has arrived and that it's time to order new flower pots or to replant ones purchased last year. Chester Townscape volunteers planted the daffodils last fall, but donations from residents, friends, and businesses contributed the funds that made that project - and the flower pots of last summer - happen.

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  14. Two grants aid Chester, Springfield businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Chester Telegraph

    The projects involve Drew's LLC of Chester and Vermont Beer Shapers of Springfield. The awards were part of the Regional Economic Development Grant Program, administered by the Department of Buildings and General Services.

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  15. GMUHS Board of Directors meeting agenda for Thursday May 14, 2015Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... the price by 5%, which is $934.00 not $259.00. T... Is this Jiffy Mart going to fit in with the aesthetics of Chester or is it going to be like another Family Dollar Store?... Thanks for the ongoing support Chester Telegraph. I'll post to FB when ...

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  16. Club NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    BRATTLEBORO >> On May 2 Queen Betty Benson and Vice Queen Marilyn Noble were invited to a London Tea in Vermont Annual Vermont Queen's Council at the Fullerton Inn in Chester. The ladies met a lot of nice Red Hatters from Northern and Southern parts of Vermont and received a lot of information on ideas for future gatherings.

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  17. Quick response stops Baileys Mills brush fireRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Chester Telegraph

    t about 6 p.m. on Thursday night, the Chester and Proctorsville Fire Departments responded to a small brush fire at Lovers Lane and Baileys Mills Road. A man at the scene who would only identify himself as Jim, said he had been sawing during the day ...

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  18. Test Post without FBRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Chester Telegraph

    ... the price by 5%, which is $934.00 not $259.00. T... Is this Jiffy Mart going to fit in with the aesthetics of Chester or is it going to be like another Family Dollar Store?... Thanks for the ongoing support Chester Telegraph. I'll post to FB when ...

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  19. Chester Development Review Board agenda for Monday, May 11, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | The Chester Telegraph

    The Chester Development Review Board will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 11 at Town Hall, 556 Elm St. in Chester following a 5 p.m. site visit at 89 VT Rt. 103 S at VT Rt.

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  20. Part 1 - A Closer Look: The long and winding road toward a municipal gravel sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Chester Telegraph

    This is the first in a two-part series on the water and gravel projects proposed for the town of Chester. Next week: Do water and gravel mix? n Tuesday, May 19, Chester voters will be asked to decide whether to go forward with a $4 million water system upgrade, which includes the purchase of 139.57 acres of land on Route 103 South.

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