• Police Log - 07/28/2016 10:02 PM EDT
    (Kristopher Radder Reformer Staff)
    House explosion: Preliminary investigation identifies ruptured propane line

    07/28/2016 10:03 PM EDT
    GUILFORD >> On July 27, at just past 7 a.m., Vermont State Police-Westminster Barracks received a Emergency 911 call advising of a house explosion at 33 Great Blue Heron Drive. 
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    Nonprofit news and notes: Annual Duck Derby set for Aug. 10
    07/28/2016 10:03 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO >> The Boys & Girls Club of Brattleboro and the Brattleboro Recreation and Parks Department are hosting the 23rd Annual Duck Derby on Wednesday, Aug. Full Story

    Breaking down barriers: Brattleboro forum looks at community policing
    07/28/2016 10:19 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO >> Spurred on by the deaths of black men by police forces throughout the country in recent years and the ambush of police officers in Texas and Louisiana, local community members are looking at improving race relations. Full Story

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    07/28/2016 10:02 PM EDT - July 25 • A motor vehicle at the trailhead/parking lot on West River Road and Williamsville Road in Dummerston was vandalized and several personal items were taken from the motor vehicle, including cash. Full Story

    Rockingham 'pilgrimage' to feature gravestones
    07/28/2016 10:00 PM EDT - ROCKINGHAM >> It promises to be a most unique Rockingham Meeting House pilgrimage this year, turning an eye to the graveyard and the mysteries of the carvings of the stones. Full Story

    September is river cleanup month
    07/28/2016 10:00 PM EDT - MONTPELIER >> When Vermonters think of September, they picture the last days spent swimming in our lakes and rivers, or the first cool nights that signal the start of fall. Full Story

    Brattleboro's Winston Prouty receives Bright Futures grant for renovations
    07/28/2016 10:00 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO >> Winston Prouty was one of eight child care programs in Vermont that is sharing $57,600 in Building Bright Spaces for Bright Futures Fund Grants from the Vermont Community Loan Fund. Full Story

    YMCA to host day camp alumni celebration
    07/28/2016 10:00 PM EDT - SPRINGFIELD >> The final Family Night of Meeting Waters YMCA's 2016 Y Day Camp season will double as an Alumni Reunion for its more than 12,500 former campers and hundreds of former staff. Full Story

    Wilmington residents start petition for community center
    07/29/2016 12:53 AM EDT - WILMINGTON >> A petition in support of turning the former Twin Valley High School into a community center is going around the internet. Full Story

    Covered bridge remains buried despite neighbors' wishes
    07/28/2016 09:59 PM EDT - ROCKINGHAM >> The wooden remains of a 145-year-old covered bridge destroyed five years ago during Tropical Storm Irene have been buried, upsetting some nearby residents who felt the timbers should have been used to help build a kiosk near the rebuilt bridge. Full Story

  • Brattleboro hosts JerkFest Aug. 5, 6 - 07/28/2016 07:16 AM EDT
  • Stratton ramps up concert series - 07/28/2016 07:16 AM EDT
  • (Hugo Correia/Reuters)
    Justin Bieber rejected $5 million to play Republican National Convention

    Justin Bieber turned down big paycheck to perform at the RNC in Cleveland, was falsely told LeBron James was also part of the event, according to report.