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  • Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”
  • Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”
  • Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”
  • Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”
  • Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”
Local News
November 25, 2014

Killington Elementary celebrates “Energy Week”

Killington Elementary Students built sailboats out of classroom materials to “sail” across a pair of strings powered by wind. The students worked in groups and were able to make engineering adjustments to their design after the first trial run. The experiment was part of “Energy…

Browns Auto helps to donate $21,000 to Wounded Warrior
Local News
November 25, 2014

Browns Auto helps to donate $21,000 to Wounded Warrior

Photo submitted Mark and Joan Brown (left) present a check to the Wounded Warrior Project for $21,000. Iraq war veterans Silas Loomis and Kurt Miller (right) received the check on behalf of the organization.

BOMOSEEN — The employees of Browns Auto Salvage and Premium Recycled Parts…

Little Farmer’s Market
Local News
November 25, 2014

Little Farmer’s Market

Photo courtesy of Rutland Building Bright Futures

RUTLAND  — This replica of a farmers’ market at Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum was was one of the activities thatchildren enjoyed at the Building Bright Futures annual event “Just Play? No Way!” Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum will host an open…

Local News
November 25, 2014

Killington residents discuss option tax repeal

By Cristina Kumka

KILLINGTON — The proposed repeal of the sales and use portion of the 1 percent option tax was the agenda item that inspired about 40 citizens to show up at the Selectmen’s meeting last Tuesday, Nov. 18. Killington Resort, once again, presented a…

Local News
November 25, 2014

“Man and Nature” celebrates 150 years

By Stephen Seitz

WOODSTOCK – This year marks an important milestone for the environmental movement – the 150th anniversary of Woodstock native George Perkins Marsh’s landmark book, “Man and Nature.”

The Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park has been marking the occasion throughout the year, capping the…