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    Pawlet Library to hold Art & Music Exploration program

    04/24/2015 10:36 AM EDT
    PAWLET >> The Pawlet Public Library will be holding the program Art & Music Exploration for parents and their one- to five-year-old children on Mondays. The program will be facilitated by Heidi Hammell — local artist, art teacher and 
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    GMALL to present woodworking course
    04/24/2015 10:33 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Jon Mowry will return to Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning to teach a three-part course on Making a Laminated Cutting Board on Wednesdays, May 6, 13, and 20 from 6-8 p.m. Full Story

    Drum 'n Schmooze event set for May 9
    04/24/2015 10:30 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Drum 'n Schmooze with Saragail Benjamin, a community drum circle for all ages, will be held on Saturday, May 9, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Southern Vermont Arts Center in the Yester House. Full Story

    MCL to hold 3D Doodler Pen Workshop
    04/24/2015 10:28 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Manchester Community Library will be holding a 3D Doodler Pen Workshop on on Wednesday, May 6, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Come to the YA Loft and learn how to use the pen that can draw in the air. Full Story

    Marble House Project to host first session of multidisciplinary creators
    04/24/2015 10:28 AM EDT - DORSET >> In May Marble House Project will host their first session of multidisciplinary creators including, but not limited to, the visual arts, music, writing and choreography. They will provide participating residents with a unique Full Story

    VT Reading Partners to present Spring Craft Fair
    04/23/2015 11:17 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Vermont Reading Partners will present the 3rd Annual Spring Craft Fair on Saturday, May 2, which will take place from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Manchester Elementary Middle School (MEMS). Full Story

    Dorset Inn to hold Kentucky Derby party
    04/23/2015 11:16 AM EDT - DORSET >> The Dorset Inn will be holding their annual Kentucky Derby party and the 141st Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 2, at 5:30 p.m. This year The Dorset Inn is joining forces with The Dorset Equine Rescue to help them raise funds Full Story

    GMALL to screen 'The Hard Problem at BBA
    04/23/2015 11:16 AM EDT - MANCHESTER CENTER >> National Theatre Live, the best of British theatre broadcast to cinemas around the world, comes to Manchester on Saturday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning will screen the National Theatre's Full Story

    GMALL to present talk with musicologist
    04/22/2015 03:57 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Sandy Wilbur, who has been a forensic musicologist for over 25-years with expertise in music copyright infringement, sound-alike, and public domain issues returns to Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning to give a talk on Full Story

    Mother's Day cake decorating sessions at Mother Myrick's
    04/22/2015 03:57 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Mother Myrick's Confectionary will be holding an event in which children ages four- to eight-years-old can decorate a cake for their mothers for Mother's Day on May 10. Four sessions are scheduled. Full Story

    GMALL to present Spring Pottery Workshop
    04/22/2015 03:56 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning will be presenting a Spring Pottery Workshop with Lauren Silver on Thursdays beginning April 30. The other class dates are May 7, 14, 21 and 28. Full Story

    PHS to hold reception in memory of Susanne Rappaport
    04/22/2015 03:55 PM EDT - PAWLET >> The Pawlett Historical Society will host a reception in Susanne Rappaport's memory at the Pawlet Town Hall, 122 School Street in Pawlet from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 3. All those who knew Rappaport, and/or her contributions to the Full Story

    Equinox Preserve to hold invasive plants workshop
    04/22/2015 03:52 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Equinox Preserve will be holding a free workshop for private landowners who want to know more about identifying and managing invasive plants that threaten forestlands in Vermont. Full Story

    Zoufaly graduates basic training
    04/22/2015 03:51 PM EDT - SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS >> Air Force Airman Joel A. Zoufaly graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military Full Story

    GNAT Program Highlights
    04/21/2015 12:48 PM EDT - Community Calendar - Host, Liz Schafer talks about events that are going on in the Northshire. Channel 15 and Channel 8, Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. Life of the Party - Host, Amy Chamberlain and guest, Hadley Stock put together an Full Story

    Spring Clothing Giveaway set for Saturday
    04/21/2015 10:17 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> Heartworks of Vermont will be holding their Annual Spring Clothing Giveaway on Saturday, April 25, from 8-11 a.m. in the Maple Street School gymnasium. This event provides gently used clothes and shoes for those in need at no Full Story

    DER to celebrate Help A Horse Day
    04/21/2015 10:41 AM EDT - DORSET >> The Dorset Equine Rescue will be celebrating the ASPCA┬« (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals┬«) national Help A Horse Day on April 26 and competing for a chance to win up to $10,000 in grant prizes to assist Full Story

    Bird walk set for April 25
    04/20/2015 09:56 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The first warblers — Palm — of the season have been reported as well as Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers, Turkey Vultures, Tree and Rough-wing Swalllows. Birders and wildlife enthusiasts are invited to gather on April 25, at Full Story

    Tinmouth to hold plant sale
    04/20/2015 09:55 AM EDT - TINMOUTH >> The 31st annual Tinmouth Plant Sale will take place on Saturday, May 9, from 8-10 a.m. Viewing will be from 7:30-7:55 a.m. No sales will be made before 8 a.m. Come early for the best selection. Full Story

    MPR to host presentation about dinosaurs
    04/20/2015 09:55 AM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Manchester Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a presentation about dinosaurs given by professional Geologist TJ Wollen on Sunday, April 19, from 1-2 p.m. in the Activity Room. Full Story

    Mettowee Valley and Northeast Cemeteries to open
    04/20/2015 09:55 AM EDT - PAWLET >> Mettowee Valley and Northeast Cemeteries will be open as of May 1. Lot holders are encouraged to clear their lots of debris. Please no artificial flowers or decorations on grave sites. No burials or cremains will be permitted without Full Story

    Vendor spaces open for Town Wide Yard Sales
    04/16/2015 02:16 PM EDT - POULTNEY >> Vendor spaces along historic Main Street for Poultney's 2015 Annual Town Wide Yard Sales in both June and October are now available for rent. They are available on a first-come, first serve basis through Poultney Area Chamber of Full Story

    Master Gardeners return to Neighborhood Connections
    04/16/2015 02:16 PM EDT - LONDONDERRY >> The Windham County Master Gardeners are back at The Meeting Place at Neighborhood Connections for an informative series of gardening lectures beginning Tuesday, April 21, from 10–11:30 a. Full Story

    Ballet Center at Manchester to offer new program
    04/16/2015 02:16 PM EDT - MANCHESTER >> The Ballet Center at Manchester will offer a new exercise program called The Barre beginning on Wednesday, April 22. This class combines ballet barre work that strengthens and sculpts the whole body. Full Story

    Sunderland Selectboard to meet
    04/16/2015 01:57 PM EDT - SUNDERLAND >> The Sunderland Selectboard will meet on Monday, April 20, 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 chair 3. Full Story

    Owner spots his stolen truck in rearview mirror; arrest made

    PIEDMONT, Ala. (AP) — A man driving to work in Alabama suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him, setting off a chain of events that included a pursuit, a crash and an arrest. Full Story
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    Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival ended Saturday night with a bang — a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas. Full Story