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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 $168,500 which is roughly $83/per square foot. More Bennington information.

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Writing Fiction in the SticksBy Letitia Trent

Growing up in the lonesome landscapes of Vermont and Oklahoma left this author with a lifelong love of rural life, even including snakes and scorpions.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Landmark Bennington lumberyard closing

Leader Home Centers had purchased the inventory, equipment and name, but a deal to purchase the land and buildings fell through.

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The Bennington Banner

Guest column: Reasons I oppose Shires project

The following are the reasons I am opposed to the Shires low-income housing project proposed to be built between South and Silver Streets.

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The Bennington Banner

Second Chance seeking land for expanded facility

A recent proposed site for a new home having not worked out, Second Chance Animal Center is looking for a parcel of land for a new state-of-the-art facility.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Greenberg's to close after 65 years

Greenberg's Lumber Yard will be closed by Sept. 1, because according to a member of the Greenberg family they could not reach a deal over the real estate property with the company they sold the business to last year.

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Hemmings Auto Blogs

Route 66 authors to help Hemmings celebrate National Collector Car Appreciation Day

It will surprise no one that Hemmings has fully embraced the concept of National Car Collector Appreciation Day since it was first recognized in 2010.

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The Bennington Banner

Mettawee River's 'The Dancing Fox' coming to Park-McCullough House

The Mettawee River Theatre Company will perform its 2014 production, "The Dancing Fox: Wisdom Tales of the Middle East" this Friday, July 11 on the Park-McCullough House lawn in North Bennington.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Man held without bail for alleged child molesting

A 25-year-old man accused of molesting a 15-year-old girl who was then captured by police as they posed as a different underage female, is being held without bail.

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WBRZ

Pat Shingleton: "A Seasonal Skip."

Monday's column identified the famous "Year Without a Summer." It was 1816 and it occurred as a result of the eruption of Mount Tambora.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Police: Crash leads to DUI, endangerment charges

A Bennington man who was involved in an all-terrain vehicle crash with a 12-year-old passenger is being charged with driving drunk.

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WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

25 year old man faces sex assault charges

"In early June of 2014 a detective with the Vermont State Police Special Investigations Unit began in investigation into an alleged sexual contact with a minor.

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WCAX-TV Burlington

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Some patients in Vermont who would normally have to drive two hours for medical care can now see a doctor via telemedicine.

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The Bennington Banner

Wildstone Farm: Organic for 25 years

Wildstone Farm of Pownal pulls in a van to sell produce to Bennington residents every Saturday for the Bennington Farmers' Market on the Walloomsac River next to the Bennington Station.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Bennington Banner

'Northern Borders' to play museum

Award-winning director Jay Craven will present his most recent Vermont film, "Northern Borders," at 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 18 at the Bennington Museum.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Cambridge Antiques Center at heart of antiquing community

With four antique stores, Cambridge has become known as a centerpoint for antiquers.

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The Bennington Banner

Shoppe's a Funtastic Friday' coincides with holiday

The Village Chocolate Shoppe, 471 Main St., signed on to the Bennington area Independence Day celebration Friday by inviting children and families to come into its kitchen to decorate American flags molded out of chocolate.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Weekend Briefing

Bennington Museum's major exhibition of 2014 features the stunning work of two acknowledged masters of the portrait as art, Erastus Salisbury Field and Alice Neel.

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The Bennington Banner

Here's where to see the fireworks in Bennington, Berkshire counties

Want to know where you can view firework on the Fourth of July? Here's a roundup of the fireworks displays we know of in Bennington, Berkshire and Windham counties: The Town of Bennington has POSTPONED the fireworks planned for tonight.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Prudential Committee unsuccessfully seeks cut in SVSU assessment

North Bennington Prudential Committee member Ray Mullineaux asked the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union board at their meeting last week to reduce North Bennington's SVSU assessment for FY14 by roughly $27,000, a motion that was defeated 4-5.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Bennington Banner

First a Bennington Bike Night' rolls in on July 12

The Bennington International Motorcycle Club and the Better Bennington Corporation are planning the very first Bennington Bike Night for Saturday, July 12, from 5 to 9 p.m. downtown on School Street between Main Street and Pleasant Street Riders from across the Berkshires are expected to come out and enter their bike on a ballot for free, and ... (more)

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