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Bennington, Vermont is located in Bennington County. Zip codes in Bennington, VT include 05201. The median home price in Bennington is $170,000. More Bennington information.

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1 hr ago | The Bennington Banner

Morning Briefing for August 22

The Bennington County Choral Society will begin rehearsals for its December concert, The Majesty of Music under the direction of new director Cailin Marcel Manson on September 8. Choral pieces by Handel, Vaughn Williams, and Rutter will be featured.

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6 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Local woman elected commander of Vermont Disabled American Veterans

Bennington resident and former commander of the Bennington chapter of the Disabled American Veterans Lisa Sloan has been named the commander for the state of Vermont, the state's first female commander in more than 50 years.

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10 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

170 workers laid off after Rutland Plywood fire

Fire raged through the building housing the Rutland Plywood Corp. early Thursday, destroying the business and leaving 170 employees without a place to work.

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14 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Garlic Fest to return for 19th year

The Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce is preparing for the 19th-annual Garlic and Herb Festival at the Camelot Village, Vt.

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15 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Three Democrats face off in House District 2-1 primary

Three people are running as Democrats in the Bennington 2-1 primary next week: One an incumbent, the other a local school board member, and the third a nurse.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Battle brewing over effort to move accused killer

October 25, 1991 is a day many in Bennington will never forget. Officials say disgruntled Eveready Battery company employee Elizabeth Teague shot and killed her supervisor, Jonathan Perryman, injured three others and attempted to burn down the plant with homemade Molotov cocktails.

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Manchester Journal

Perfect pitch

I would like to take this opportunity to thank so many people for the success of the Young Professionals Mixer featuring FreshTracks Capital.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Four vie for Dem. nomination in House District 2-2

Four people are vying for the Democratic party nomination for state representative in House District 2-2, but only two will make it to the general election.

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The Bennington Banner

Morning Briefing -- Wednesday

This year the annual picnic of the Manchester Historical Society will be held at the Casablanca Motel located at the north end of Manchester Center.

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The Bennington Banner

Bennington woman accused of sexual assault

A former Bennington School Inc. employee, who also worked at a Department of Corrections facility, is accused of having sex with a student at the school and lying to police about her contact with children at her other job.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Small business financing roundtable lays out options

Many entities exist to help business owners obtain financing, and program representatives gathered at Community College of Vermont on Monday to talk about what they can offer.

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The Bennington Banner

All About Town: The Shires debate should stick to facts

The Select Board has now established a schedule to hear and decide the grant award acceptance for the Shires Housing project.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Morning Briefing -- Tuesday, August 19

Cheney Library will have story time for preschoolers and their caregivers on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Several of the classic tales and songs.

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The Bennington Banner

Analysis: District 1 would save by joining Shaftsbury school district

Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union CFO Rick Pembroke made a presentation to the Shaftsbury school board on his findings in regard to the Shaftsbury ID District, which had been given to the board in June.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Anniversary memories linger

Battle Day Weekend has come and gone but the 50th Anniversary memories will linger.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Vermont marks anniversary of 1777 battle

The celebration marks the anniversary of the Battle of Bennington that was fought in 1777 just over the border in New York when soldiers fighting for the British marched toward Bennington in an attempt to seize weapons stored there.

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The Bennington Banner

College purchase of hotel could be a boon to downtown

College President Mark Ballard said the sale was finalized two weeks ago. The lodge, at 250 Main St., is between Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church and the Dollar General.

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The Bennington Banner

Sears endorses Republican incumbent Scott for lieutenant governor

A Democrat from Bennington County is endorsing a Republican for lieutenant governor, a move he says is in the interest of keeping the government balanced.

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The Brattleboro Reformer

A stinky time to be had in Bennington

Can you smell it? That aroma of herbs and garlic in the air in and around Bennington Vermont is coming from the popular Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival.

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The Brattleboro Reformer

A stinky time to be had in Bennington

Can you smell it? That aroma of herbs and garlic in the air in and around Bennington Vermont is coming from the popular Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival.

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