Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway

Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway
11/07/2014 05:25 PM EST
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. 
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Police arrest suspect in Townshend double homicide
11/20/2014 03:34 PM EST - TOWNSHEND >> Police officials were on scene, Wednesday morning, investigating a double homicide which occurred late Tuesday night. According to a statement issued Wednesday afternoon by the Vermont State Police, the investigation has revealed Full Story

Hand Motors Under New Ownership
11/19/2014 08:44 PM EST - MANCHESTER>> The end of an era arrived on Tuesday, Nov. 18, when Hand Motors, a Chevrolet-Volkswagen dealership, officially changed ownership after 43 years at their location alongside the Roundabout. Full Story

Marines celebrate birth of Corps
11/12/2014 10:13 PM EST - MANCHESTER >> On Monday, Nov. 10, Manchester area Marines gathered at Garlic John's Restaurant to celebrate the Marine Corps' 239th anniversary. Thirty-four Marines attended the event, which ran from noon to two o'clock. Full Story

Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway
11/10/2014 06:11 PM EST - Proposed Starbucks Makes Headway MANCHESTER >> The possibility of a Starbucks occupying 365 Depot Street strengthened on October 31, when an Environmental Court judge dismissed an appeal against the Developmental Review Board's approval of the Full Story

Dorset, Manchester continue Public safety conversation with consultants
11/07/2014 05:08 PM EST - MANCHESTER >> Town officials from Manchester, Dorset, and East Dorset met Thursday, Nov. 6, with Municipal Resources, Inc., a New Hampshire-based consulting firm, Thursday, Nov. 6 to resume discussions on the possible realignment of the Full Story

Voters Speak: Berry, Browning, Komline, Marthage win area voting
11/14/2014 12:02 PM EST - MANCHESTER >>The 2014 election season has come to a close. After the dust settled, both Democratic candidates for the Bennington-4 Vermont Representative District's 2-seat House race emerged victorious. Full Story

Local History Going Digital
11/06/2014 01:41 PM EST - MANCHESTER >> For the past year the Manchester Historical Society has been converting their extensive collection from a paper to a digital archive. The Manchester Historical Society has shifted locations along with its sizable collection to a Full Story

Solar Controversy in Winhall
11/06/2014 01:40 PM EST - WINHALL >> On Tuesday, Nov. 4, town officials convened with a developer of a solar project and concerned citizens in an informational hearing of a proposed 15-acre solar farm in Bondville. Vermont Solar Farmers LLC, which is based in Winhall, Full Story

Manchester Design and Development Review Boards to meet
11/06/2014 01:42 PM EST - Manchester >> The Manchester Design and Development Review Boards will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at Manchester Town Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m. The agenda is as follows: 1. Approve minutes of 10/15/2014. Full Story

City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Full Story
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'Blind Massage' big Golden Horse winner in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Chinese-French film about blind masseurs and Chinese actor and director Chen Jianbin scooped the most accolades at Taiwan's 51st Golden Horse movie awards, considered the Chinese-language equivalent of the Oscars. Full Story