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    Community Converges for Library Opening

    MANCHESTER >> "Let the wild library rumpus begin!" Having tailored a Maurice Sendak quote to suit the occasion, Vermont State Librarian and ribbon-cutting officiator Martha Reid concluded her speech, stepped aside, and made way for library Full Story
    COMMUNITY NEWS
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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

    SPORTS NEWS


    (Brandon Canevari — manchester journal)
    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
    LOCAL NEWS
    Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway

    Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway
    MANCHESTER >>The possibility of a Starbucks occupying 365 Depot Street strengthened on Oct. 31, when an Environmental Court judge dismissed an appeal against the Developmental Review Board's approval of the project. Full Story

    (Bennington Banner File)
    Cross-country ski slopes broaden offerings in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont

    Quiet trails and athletic challenges draw winter adventurers
    Some skiers like the idea of finding moose tracks under red pine — or of skinning up the mountain before they skim down. Full Story
    BUSINESS NEWS
    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
    LETTERS
    Strategic Planning

    To the Editor: After our best fall season in many years, the Chamber Board of Directors has made the decision to is beginning a Strategic Planning Process that will define the road map for our Chamber for the next 3-5 years. Full Story
    THE ARTS
    The Manchester Journal

    11/19/2014
    Oldcastle Theatre Company is presenting a six week free playwriting workshop for military veterans beginning Monday November 24 at 7 pm. at Oldcastle Theatre, 331 Main Street in Bennington. "The idea grew out of our work with "Bennington Goes 
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    (John Minchillo/AP)
    Joey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest

    MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Full Story
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    One Direction wins artist of the year at AMAs

    One Direction has won the American Music Award for artist of the year. Competition in the category was tough, with Iggy Azalea, Beyoncé, Luke Bryan, Eminem, Imagine Dragons, John Legend, Lorde, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams up for the honor. Full Story