NEW ENGLAND
U.S. Forest Service promotes summer fun at ski areas

MONTPELIER --- Three Vermont ski areas at least partially located in the Green Mountain National Forest could expand their summer recreational activities by taking part in a new national program designed to promote year-round recreation activities on the federal land. Full Story
OVATION
Commemorating Dr. Bebop

Musicians converge on the Vermont Jazz Center on Saturday to honor the late, great Howard Brofsky
BRATTLEBORO -- "Dr. Bebop" was not merely Howard Brofsky's hip nickname. Full Story
SPORTS
BUHS boys LAX get first win

BRANDON -- The Colonels boys lacrosse team scored their first victory of the season on Thursday, beating Marble Valley League opponent Otter Valley, 28-4. Full Story
OPINIONS
Our opinion: A clear message?

On Thursday, during a special referendum, Brattleboro voters rejected the proposed fiscal year 2015 budget that the Selectboard and the town's department heads sweated over for many months prior to its approval at Representative Town Meeting on March 22. Full Story
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Osama bin Laden's son-in-law convicted on terrorism charges

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaida propaganda videotapes after the Sept. 11 attacks, was convicted Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans for his role as the terror group's spokesman. Full Story
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This GM apologized for cursing out his opponents in front of a large crowd

TORONTO Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs. Several hundred fans gathered outside the Full Story
Friday May 10, 2013 BRATTLEBORO -- At a press conference held by Brattleboro Union High School students, a disturbing statistic was read: There were approximately 81 homeless veterans in Vermont in 2011.   Full Story
 
Jacksonville couple opens garden design center
Friday May 10, 2013 WILMINGTON -- Local Jacksonville couple Ken and Carol Hartman have just opened their new garden center. Full Story

Friday May 10, 2013 WILMINGTON -- The Selectboard was given a report that encouraged restoring vibrancy in the downtown village.   Full Story
 
 
Friday May 10, 2013 DOVER -- Things are happening quickly for the new Town Park that will be located on Country Club Road, between the Dover Forge restaurant and 7-11 off Route 100.   Full Story
 
 
 
Jacksonville couple opens garden design center

Friday May 10, 2013 WILMINGTON -- Local Jacksonville couple Ken and Carol Hartman have just opened their new garden center. Full Story
Wilmington revitalization: Selectboard offers matching funds

Friday May 10, 2013 WILMINGTON -- The Selectboard was given a report that encouraged restoring vibrancy in the downtown village. Full Story
Wilmington revitalization: Selectboard offers matching funds

Friday May 10, 2013 WILMINGTON -- The Selectboard was given a report that encouraged restoring vibrancy in the downtown village. Full Story