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  1. Vehicle hits pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... down a section of Route 100 for several hours, Vermont State Police said. Police said Peter L. Kramer, 47, of Jamaica, was driving the truck south on Route 100 when part of the vehicle's body hit a Fairpoint Communications line that hung across the ...

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  2. Irene-damaged home targeted by copper thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Copper thieves targeted a Jamaica family waiting on a home buyout from FEMA. The Wardsboro home was ravaged by rising flood waters and sits almost the way Irene left it.

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  3. Bands and gymnasts raise money for Food ShelfRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... approximately $350 from the concert held on Aug. 27 at the Townshend Common. It was free to attend but children from Jamaica did gymnastic tricks and collected donations. Clark estimated 200 people came out for the event. Her daughters, Lily, 11, ...

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  4. Communal cocktails: Where to find group-friendly drinks in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    Large-format drinks for upward of 10 people are delighting imbibers across the city, thanks to their Instagram-worthy presentation as well as the craft involved in making a massive mixed drink.

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  5. Many Irene victims still waiting for FEMA buyoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... was going on," Gervais said. In the meantime, the family has been able to move into a new home five miles away in Jamaica -- with the help of a Small Business Administration loan. Flood insurance paid off the mortgage on the old house and FEMA ...

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  6. Bringing Ice Hockey To A Land With No IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Former NHL star Graeme Townshend was the first Jamaican-born player in the NHL. Now he wants to bring hockey to Jamaica.

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  7. New equipment in sight for Jamaica Highway DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... a backhoe for the summer months. He did not have any prices at the meeting. "They're at the town line of Winhall and Jamaica on Pike Falls and South Hill from when you leave the village up to where the dirt begins at the other end," Hazard said. ...

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  8. Jamaica aims for Olympic ice hockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Newsday

    Jamaica has held its first ever try-outs for a national ice hockey team in an attempt to emulate its Winter Olympic bobsleigh adventures, it seems.

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  9. Jamaican Olympic ice hockey team poaching Canadians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | SLAM! Sports

    With dreams of earning a spot at the Olympics, Jamaica is poaching Canadian talent to fill out its national ice hockey roster.

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  10. So outlandish it might just work: Hockey in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | MSNBC

    Call it "Cool Icings" if you want, but one former Toronto Maple Leafs skating coach is attempting to grow hockey in Jamaica to the point that they might compete in the Olympics, according to a fascinating story from the Toronto Star .

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  11. Vermont teen charged with trafficking heroin after troopers pull him...Read the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | MassLive.com

    JAMAICA, Vermont — A Vermont teen was charged with trafficking heroin on Saturday morning following a traffic stop on Route 30 in the town of Jamaica.

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  12. Walking tour booklets available at Jamaica History DayRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Over the past couple of years, members of the Jamaica Historical Foundation were tasked with putting together a booklet to complement a village walking tour.

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  13. LVRS seeks volunteersRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Manchester Journal

    ... AEMT classes begin in early September. Emergency Medical Responders class will start in December, in the town of Jamaica. Londonderry Volunteer Rescue Squad presently serves the Mountain towns of Winhall, Windham, Peru, Landgrove, Weston, South ...

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  14. Police Warning Over Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | WVNY

    ST. ALBANS, Vt. - The St. Albans Police Department is warning over a Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes scam.

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  15. In memory of Rebecca LepkoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... at the Town Hall, followed by a presentation on Pike Falls and Lepkoff's photography narrated by Greg Joly, at the Jamaica Historical Society. "The event is also to come together and share any remembrances, to bring forward any family relics and to ...

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  16. Route 100 culvert work to result in two weekend road closuresRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... an unnamed brook and is located approximately 7.7 miles south of the intersection of Route 100 and Route 30 in Jamaica. The new bridge will be a precast concrete box culvert and replaces an existing metal pipe arch culvert, which was built in 1957. ...

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  17. Jamaica board could resort to eminent domainRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    After several discussions with Town Hall abutter Ralph Smith, board members felt it was time to give him a deadline.

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  18. Casual Friday Sixers Links: The king is dead! Long live the kings! Long live the kingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Liberty Ballers

    We'll bring the links, you bring the discussion. Casual Friday open thread discussion fun for everyone! In this week's edition of Casual Friday, we usher in a new era of blog management that is very similar to the old .

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  19. Deadline shifted for West River hydro effortRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Public Service Board's deadline extension also comes with a warning: If Blue Heron Hydro LLC doesn't get the work in Jamaica and Townshend done by the end of next year, the company risks losing a long-term power-purchase agreement -- also known as a ...

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  20. MLS team of the week: Ex-Tottenham and Everton stars shine in week 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Business News

    LA Galaxy duo Robbie Keane and Landon Donovan were two of the standout performers of week 21, as they helped their side to a 3-1 win over the Portland Timbers.

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