Season of Plenty, Season of Want

MANCHESTER>> With Thanksgiving at hand and Christmas fast approaching, many Manchester area residents look towards the holiday season with fond anticipation. However, this time of year does not translate into festive occasions and the Full Story
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Fisher to hold Community Read Along and Spaghetti Dinner

ARLINGTON >> Fisher Elementary School will be hosting a Community Read Aloud and Spaghetti Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 13, beginning at 5 p.m. in the school's Mack Multi-purpose Room. The cost is $5 per person or $20 per family. Full Story


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Arlington girls come up short against rival Proctor

BETHEL — At the start of the season, the Arlington Memorial girls soccer team had one goal in mind — winning a state championship. On Saturday, the Eagles fell just short of that goal, losing 4-2 to their longtime rival and the defending Full Story
Town Tax Revenue Nears Prerecession Levels

MANCHESTER>> Manchester's 2014 third calendar quarter tax revenue approached pre-recession levels when receipts came close to matching returns from 2007. The town's local option sales tax, along with the meals, rooms, and alcohol local Full Story
Myerson included in Best Lawyers 'Best Law Firms'

MANCHESTER >> Bradley D. Myerson Law Offices of Manchester Center has been listed in the 2015 Edition of U.S. News — Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms," in the field of Criminal Defense. Also, Myerson has been selected for inclusion in The Full Story
Thanks for First Wednesdays

To the Editor: Time Travel is possible in Manchester, with the help of the Manchester Community Library's First Wednesday programs. Last year we spent an evening in the Victorian age and, a few years ago, we visited a World War II POW camp in New Full Story
'A Moveable Feast'

Andrew McKeever Manchester Journal MANCHESTER >> You have to catch them when you can. "Pop Up" art galleries, as the name suggests, emerge and then go away. One new one that has just opened in Manchester will feature a collection of art work 
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Venezuela gets ballet commemorating Chavez's life

CARACS, Venezuela (AP) — In life, Venezuela's exuberant leader Hugo Chavez often captivated supporters by bursting into song, even the occasional dance. Full Story