• School News - 05/22/2015 07:32 PM EDT
    Retirement Planner: Holding it steady with high-yield bond funds

    05/08/2015 10:01 PM EDT
    The bottom line for bond fund investors is to focus on the amount of money deposited each month into a checking account from the fund, while ignoring any fluctuations in capital value. Those periodic downdrafts are only losses on paper unless you're an investor who freaks out and bails out at that inopportune moment. 
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    Last-minute tax tips
    04/02/2015 01:15 PM EDT - With Tax Day fast approaching, the 28 percent of Americans who wait until April to file their returns have a lot of catching up to do. Full Story

    Brattleboro Time Trade capitalizes on hundreds of volunteer hours
    03/27/2015 09:43 PM EDT - Earlier this month, Brattleboro Time Trade aised 20 percent of its annual operating expenses thanks to SIT Graduate Institute students, hundreds of BTT member hours, and dozens of community supporters, including Post Oil Solutions. Full Story

    SVBR to hold education finance reform workshop
    03/27/2015 09:43 PM EDT - The Southern Vermont Board of Realtors will be holding a public forum on Monday, April 6, at the Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain to discuss the impact of education financing on real estate taxes. Full Story

    Kids book from Green Writers Press short-listed for award
    03/27/2015 09:43 PM EDT - Brattleboro >> Green Writers Press recently announced that "Josie and the Fourth Grade Bike Brigade," which was published in September 2014, has been short-listed for the Green Earth Book Award in the category of children's fiction. Full Story

    Auto Mall supports local Little League
    03/27/2015 09:43 PM EDT - Auto Mall Inc. is supporting Brattleboro Little League through the Chevy Youth Baseball Program. Full Story

    Park Place advisor recognized for his production
    03/27/2015 09:43 PM EDT - Joseph Little, an independent financial advisor affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network and Park Place Financial Advisors in Brattleboro has achieved Commonwealth Summit Club status for 2015. Full Story

    $5K Entergy grant helps pay for Rescue vehicle
    03/27/2015 09:40 PM EDT - Rescue Inc. recently purchased a 2015 Osage Chevy G3500 Super Warrior Type III ambulance. Full Story

    Business Briefs
    03/06/2015 07:45 PM EST - 'INITIATION INTO SOUL' PUTNEY >> Flynn Johnson, LCMHC, a local psychotherapist and author, has just published a new book "Initiation into Soul: Classic Stories of Inner Transformation," which offers six ancient stories from different world wisdom traditions, together with in-depth commentaries, that can feed the hunger for soul and spirit that many in our culture are experiencing in these Full Story

    Cota & Cota installs fountain equipment at Kurn Hattin
    03/06/2015 07:45 PM EST - Over Christmas break, Cota & Cota was busy inside the Kurn Hattin Homes gymnasium, installing a donated state-of-the-art drinking fountain and bottle filling station for the children to use during gym class and athletic events. Full Story

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    Sea lion impaled with spear rescued in Southern California

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A giant sea lion impaled by a homemade spear is recovering at SeaWorld after being rescued just off the Southern California coast. Full Story
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    US, Chinese authors protest major book fair, censorship

    NEW YORK (AP) — Chinese and American authors are protesting a major U.S. book fair's focus on China that they say ignores the country's problems of censorship and intimidation. Full Story
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    Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?

    'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.