SMS student wins community service award
02/28/2014 12:51 PM EST - MONTPELIER - Stratton Mountain School junior Michelle Drei mann, Stratton Mountain, earned the Prudential Spirit of Community Award for her commitment to volunteerism. Michelle was one of two recipients of the Vermont top youth volunteers of 2014 award. This is a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. Full Story
Service talk set for Arlington
02/28/2014 12:22 PM EST - ARLINGTON - "Service" will be the talk of the evening in a program sponsored by Citizens Interested in Vermont Education on Friday, March 7, at 6:30 p.m., at the American Legion Hall in Arlington. Col. Allan Faxon will lead a discussion of the many aspects of serving others and shares his own ethos of "Family, Country, Corps and Community." Full Story
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Who are these soldiers? After 150 years, we now know.
The Library of Congress, which owns the rare tintype, had described it as an "unidentified company of soldiers" anonymous Yankees whose stories and fates seemed forgotten. Full Story
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Why does Connecticut want to regulate movie volume?
Connecticut could become the first state to curb loud movies under proposed legislation that's drawing opposition from the Motion Picture Association of America. Full Story