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Winterfest brings ice sculpture, games to North Bennington

From laser tag to iguanas, village takes plunge
01/28/2015 04:05 PM EST
BENNINGTON >> The winter can be a time for cozying up inside, but North Bennington is calling everyone outside for the annual village-wide WinterFest, which often sees the whole community come out to celebrate with their neighbors and welcome visitors. 
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Portraits to span 300 years in America at Williams museum
01/28/2015 04:07 PM EST - WILLIAMSTOWN >> A woman looks squarely out of the canvas with intelligent humor in her brown eyes. Full Story

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    Jan. 29 to Feb. 4 calendar of arts and community events in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont

    01/28/2015 04:12 PM EST
    About Town Berkshire Athenaeum: Andrew Vidich, "Meditation for Health and Happiness," 7 p. 
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    Jan. 29 to Feb. 4 Nightlife in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
    01/28/2015 08:51 PM EST - American Legion: Karaoke, 8 p.m. Friday, 258 North St., Dalton Back Nine Bar & Grill: Karaoke 8 p. Full Story

    Jan. 22 to 28 calendar of arts and community events in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
    01/21/2015 04:03 PM EST - About Town Arlington American Legion: Chili cook-off at American Legion Post 69, 1 p. Full Story

    Suspicious package at NYC bus station filled with 1K condoms

    NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn't contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents — 1,000 individually packaged condoms for both men and women. Full Story
    Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Investigators were reviewing a video of an incident in which Marion "Suge" Knight struck two men with his pickup — leaving one dead and the other injured — to help shed light on whether the rap music mogul was a perpetrator or victim in a case that led to his arrest. Full Story
    Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'

    The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.