v Brattleboro Police say the Arson Tip Award Program will pay up to $5,000 for information about the Saturday fire at 23 South Main St. in Brattleboro.
John Dunphy, who owns the Lawrence Block, has already offered a $1,000 reward.
Dunphy says the fire started in a closet and was not the result of an electrical malfunction.
There were no injuries. The blaze caused minor damage.