There's something wild happening on Hogback Mountain ...

MARLBORO — The top of Hogback Mountain is known for its majestic view of three states. But atop the same summit, hiding in plain sight, stands a hidden gem for nature enthusiasts of all ages. …

Wardsboro Curtain Call features Patty Carpenter and Verandah Porche

WARDSBORO — Wardsboro Curtain Call presents Patty Carpenter and special guest Verandah Porche at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Wardsboro Town Hall. They will be performing old favorites and …

'Vermont is a state I love' BENNINGTON — President Calvin Coolidge is known as a man of few words. But during his visit to Bennington on Sept. 21, 1928, concluding a two-day stop in the Green Mountain State that also …
Calvin Coolidge's speech, Bennington, Vermont, Sept. 21, 1928 My Fellow Vermonters:For two days we have been traveling through this state. We have been up the East side, across and down the west side. We have seen Brattleboro, Bellows Falls, Windsor, White …
Get those little hands busy: Tips for raising young gardeners Just as you enjoy attracting pollinators to your garden, are you also looking to attract children — your own, or otherwise? I've thought about this "kids in the garden" question for quite some …
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A dynamite idea CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Beyond the license plates, it is difficult to identify commonalities between this village of about 1,800 and the Upper West Side of Manhattan.In the production and office …
The Grammy winner next door PUTNEY— Windham Hill Records founder Will Ackerman relishes the idea that when he goes into Brown & Roberts Hardware, the employees treat him just like any other local resident who is …
Brattleboro festival to showcase young talent BRATTLEBORO — Youth bands and solo artists from around New England will take the stage at the Fourth Annual Brattleboro Youth Rock Festival. BrattRock 2019 comes to 118 Elliot in downtown …
What we're reading: Reviews from the staff of the Northshire Bookstore "Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House" by Norman EisenEisen is uniquely qualified to write this book because, as U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, he was one …
Review: 'The Time of my Life' puts the fun in dysfunction "The Time of my Life" by Alan Ayckbourn is a deep dive into the lives of an outwardly happy upper middle class family. We first meet the Strattons at Laura's 54th birthday dinner, organized by her …

Review: Cleeves' latest series a by-the-book police thriller

Fans of Ann Cleeves' earlier series, "Shetland" and "Vera", are in for a treat with the first book in her new "Two Rivers" series. Set in North Devon, where Cleeves grew up, "The Long Call" …

Vermont Wildlife Festival schedule, Sunday, Sept. 22

The annual Vermont Wildlife Festival, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, at Mount Snow in Dover. Below is a schedule.MAIN STAGEWildlife Encounters and Ecology Center 11 a.m.: Wildlife Encounters …

Making music, one instrument at a time

DORSET — Will Mosheim put a lot of thought into the arrangement of his workbench, which is in a corner of his father's woodshop. Mosheim builds and repairs banjos, and sometimes makes and …

Five events not to miss in Southern Vermont, week of Sept. 21

Natural History: Improvisational trio with Bennington ties performs at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bennington Museum in conjunction with the museum's exhibit "Fields of Change: 1960s Vermont." Free of charge. …

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BRATTLEBORO — The Brattleboro Music Center will feature classical music from The Sarasa Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. tonight.The Sarasa Ensemble was founded in 1998 with its core mission to bring free … more
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BENNINGTON — Launched in 2018 as a culinary addition to the Bennington Battle Day weekend calendar, the Battle of the Pies is an open invitation to bakers to put their apple pie-making skills … more
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Naulakha is a shingle-style house built in 1905 that sits on a tall hill in Dummerston, overlooking the Connecticut River. You can rent this four-bedroom property from the Landmark Trust for a family … more
Puppets in Paradise: Sandglass Theater presents biennial fundraiser at Retreat Farm. Exciting roster of first-time and returning performers includes Sandglass co-founders Eric Bass and Ines Zeller … more
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