• 26 people compete in Fun Run - 08/25/2016 11:35 PM EDT
  • Top teams struggle to stay there - 08/25/2016 11:32 PM EDT
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    Jamaica pot luck to remember Tropical Storm Irene

    Also planned: Historical presentation and Merle Haggard Tribute Concert
    08/25/2016 09:38 PM EDT
    JAMAICA >> Residents are gathering for a number of reasons this Sunday. 
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    Nonprofit news and notes: CLF announces expansion of food hub
    08/25/2016 09:37 PM EDT - BOSTON >> Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) announced today that its Legal Food Hub, a first-of-its-kind initiative pairing local farmers and food entrepreneurs with pro bono legal services, has plans to expand nationally in the next several years. Full Story

    Police Log
    08/25/2016 09:37 PM EDT - WINDSOR >> On Aug. 23, the Windsor Police Department ended a multi-state crime spree that began in New York and extended through Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and into Vermont. Full Story

    Brattleboro man accused of sex crime
    08/25/2016 09:36 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO >> A local man is facing up to 15 years in prison after police found digital messages and photographs linking him to a sexual relationship with a minor. Full Story

    Bellows Falls police take report of monkey on the loose
    08/25/2016 09:39 PM EDT - BELLOWS FALLS >> The local police chief told the Reformer if he knew how the media was going to react, he would never have posted on Facebook about a monkey on the loose in the neighboring town of Westminster. Full Story

    Vermonters would be charged more with E-ZPass toll on Mass Pike
    08/25/2016 09:20 AM EDT - Vermonters could face an additional fee when the Massachusetts Turnpike switches to an all-electronic tolling system this fall. Full Story

    Vermont found PFOA, related chemicals at a Shelburne site
    08/25/2016 09:20 AM EDT - SHELBURNE — Statewide testing for chemicals like PFOA turned up more contamination at a Chittenden County site. Full Story

    AmeriCorps receives $2.1 million in funding, benefits local Health Care Shares
    08/25/2016 09:21 AM EDT - BENNINGTON — In June, Sen. Patrick Leahy, Sen.Bernie Sanders and Congressman Peter Welch announced $2.1 million in funding for AmeriCorps workers, which impacts those involved in the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) Health Care Share (HCS) program.  Full Story

    Bridges Conference: Marlboro graduate students building connection through language
    08/25/2016 09:22 AM EDT - BRATTLEBORO — Last Thursday morning I was seated at a table, blindfolded. Full Story

    EES offers new head start classrooms in Brattleboro, Westminster
    08/25/2016 09:23 AM EDT - BRATTLEBORO — Early Education Services, an arm of the Brattleboro Town School District and provider of Head Start, Early Head Start and Parent-Child Center services throughout Windham County, will open its 2016-17 program year with two new Early Head Start classrooms for a total of 16 infants and toddlers on Aug. Full Story

  • Nonprofit news and notes - 08/23/2016 10:15 PM EDT
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 08/23/2016 09:56 PM EDT
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    Britney Spears mad about Lifetime biopic

    Britney Spears insists she's not cooperating with a Lifetime made-for-TV movie that promises to revisit all the ups and downs of her tumultuous professional and personal story.