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    LVRS encourages hikers to be prepared for spring hikes

    05/21/2015 01:23 PM EDT
    LONDONDERRY >> With the arrival of spring hikers are encouraged to bring the proper equipment on a hike. Hikers crossing the ridges on the AT and LT of Vermont may experience snow of varying depths. 
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    Winhall Police, Rescue named 'First Responder of the Year'
    05/21/2015 01:23 PM EDT - WINHALL >> The Winhall Police & Rescue Department has been chosen as the "First Responder of the Year" by the Vermont Department of Health. The police officers and volunteers that comprise the squad continually show a high level of commitment Full Story

    Komen Pretty in Pink Prom raises over $1,500
    05/21/2015 01:23 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Susan G. Komen Vermont-New Hampshire affiliate raised over $1,500 from their Pretty in Pink Retro Prom held at the Perfect Wife on April 24. A mystery couple from Saratoga, N.Y. Full Story

    Arlington Legion announces events into August
    05/21/2015 01:09 PM EDT - ARLINGTON >> The Arlington American Legion has announced events into August. The list is as follows: Monday, May 25 — The Arlington American Legion will be holding a Memorial Day Parade, Ceremony and Open House. Full Story

    Granquist elected to VPR Board of Directors
    05/21/2015 01:08 PM EDT - COLCHESTER >> Vermont Public Radio has elected four new members to its Board of Directors to serve three-year terms. One of the new members is Wayne Granquist of Weston. Granquist is a consultant to non-profit organizations on strategic Full Story

    South Londonderry: Book sale
    05/21/2015 09:59 AM EDT - Book sale South Londonderry: The library will be holding its Annual Book Sale on Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. New this year, in conjunction with the really big book sale, there will be diverse art available for purchase by different Full Story

    Merck Forest offering wilderness first aid course
    05/20/2015 08:37 PM EDT - RUPERT >> On Saturday and Sunday, May 23 and 24, Merck Forest and Farmland Center will be offering a wilderness first aid course taught by SOLO from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. The course covers a detailed variety of topics on how to assess, care, Full Story

    Artwork Open House at Kittay Library
    05/20/2015 08:37 PM EDT - RUPERT >> The Rupert Kittay Library will be hosting an open house to celebrate the artwork of the fifth graders from Mettawee Community School on Saturday, June 6, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Under the direction of art teacher Amy Helmetag, Full Story

    Granquist elected to VPR Board of Directors
    05/20/2015 08:37 PM EDT - COLCHESTER >> Vermont Public Radio has elected four new members to its Board of Directors to serve three-year terms. One of the new members is Wayne Granquist of Weston. Granquist is a consultant to non-profit organizations on strategic Full Story

    Arlington Legion announces events into August
    05/20/2015 08:37 PM EDT - ARLINGTON >> The Arlington American Legion has announced events into August. The list is as follows: Monday, May 25 — The Arlington American Legion will be holding a Memorial Day Parade, Ceremony and Open House. Full Story

    Memorial Day weekend events
    05/19/2015 12:16 PM EDT - Offices closed Brattleboro: In observance of Memorial Day, all Brattleboro town offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, with the exception of emergency services. Parking is free at all metered spaces and in the pay-and-display lots on Sunday, May Full Story

    Around Windham County
    05/19/2015 12:16 PM EDT - Art Rage Brattleboro: On Wednesday, May 20, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Michel Moyse will give an introductory talk on Art Rage for the iPad, in the meeting room of Brooks Memorial Library. The library will provide three iPads with Art Rage loaded, and Full Story

    Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance meeting set
    05/19/2015 11:41 AM EDT - ARLINGTON >> The Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance will hold its first meeting to discuss the development of a Solid Waste Implementation Plan for the towns of Arlington, Bennington, Dorset, Glastenbury, Manchester, Pownal, Rupert, Full Story

    DuFour talk to focus on effects of radiation from weapons testing
    05/19/2015 11:35 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> On Monday, May 25 — Memorial Day — at 2 p.m., Garry DuFour will give a talk at Equinox Terrace about the effects radiation from atomic weapons testing had on soldiers. An activist and veteran who served as a combat Full Story

    'Alice in Wonderland' at Ballet Center at Manchester
    05/18/2015 01:02 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Ballet Center at Manchester, under the direction of Marilyn Cavallari, will hold its final performance, "Alice in Wonderland" on Sunday, May 31, at 4 p.m. in the Long Trail School Auditorium. Full Story

    Arlington Garden club to meet
    05/15/2015 01:19 PM EDT - ARLINGTON >> The Arlington Garden Club will meet on Tuesday, May 19, at 12:30 p.m. at the Shaftsbury Community House. "Country Bridal Bouquets and Centerpieces" is the theme by Rae Schraver of Woodland Gardens, Buskirk, N. Full Story

    Sunderland Select Board to meet Monday
    05/15/2015 01:14 PM EDT - SUNDERLAND >> The Sunderland Select Board is expected to meet on Monday, May 18, at the Sunderland Town Hall beginning at 7 p.m. The agenda is as follows: 1.) Call to order 2.) Introduction of those present by the chair 3. Full Story

    MCL story times to hold last sessions until fall
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Manchester Community Library's story times will meet for their last spring sessions on the following dates: PreSchool Story Time's last session will be on Tuesday, May 19, at 10:30 a. Full Story

    GMALL to present talk about The Rise of ISIS
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning will be holding a talk about The Rise of ISIS given by Professor Feryaz Ocakli of Skidmore College on Tuesday, May 19, at the Manchester Community Library from 5:30 until 7 p. Full Story

    Rod & Gun Club to hold fishing derby
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> On Friday, May 22, the Manchester Rod & Gun Club is hosting their annual fishing derby at the Palmer House Pond, which is located behind Manchester Elementary Middle School. Parking is available at the rec center Rod & Gun Club Full Story

    $8.5 million project to add second floor to Stratton Base Lodge
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - STRATTON MOUNTAIN >> Just as the 2014-15 wraps up, work begins on an $8.5 million project that literally raises the roof on Stratton's Base Lodge, adding a second floor to the east and west wings, bringing another 350 seats and approximately Full Story

    Northshire Seniors to visit Norman Rockwell Museum
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> On Wednesday, May 20, the Northshire Seniors will be traveling to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Mass. The group will depart from St. Paul's Catholic Church parking lot at 9 a. Full Story

    Manchester Rec Center offering free tennis lessons
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Manchester Rec Center will be holding free tennis lessons on Saturdays in May and June, weather permitting. Lessons for adults will take place from 9-10:30 a.m. and Tiny Swingers — children under six-years-old — Full Story

    Merck Forest offering wagon rides
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - RUPERT >> This Saturday, May 16, Merck Forest and Farmland Center will offer visitors the chance to tour the farm and forest on a wagon. The new wagonette seats up to six people, and the 45 minute ride costs $150. Full Story

    Garden Club of Manchester to hold annual plant sale
    05/14/2015 11:41 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Garden Club of Manchester will be holding their annual plant sale on Saturday, May 16, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., rain or shine, at the Northshire Day School. Hardy perennials from members' gardens and organic herbs will be Full Story

    Ohioan posts message on his SUV: 'Got kidney? I need 1'

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man in need of a kidney donor is taking his search on the road in unusual fashion, with bright yellow letters taped to the rear window of his sport utility vehicle. Full Story
    Despite challenges, Zimbabwe showcases artists in Venice

    HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Stone and wood carvings displayed by street vendors in Zimbabwe reflect a long tradition of sculpture, and despite economic and other challenges, the country's artists are forging new paths and even have displays at one of the world's most prestigious art fairs. Full Story
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    David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

    Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.