Melany Kahn’s new children’s book, “Mason Goes Mushrooming,” celebrates a family tradition of foraging seeded by her late parents, Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason.
The Vermont Attorney General’s Office has ruled authorities were justified when they killed a Massachusetts man after he was suspected of murdering his ex-girlfriend.
Joe Wiah — who grew up in the African republic of Liberia, fled its civil war and has gone on to head a support organization for Afghan arrivals in Bennington and Windham counties — is set to receive the Con Hogan Award for creative, entrepreneurial community leadership.
Massachusetts’ East Baking Company has purchased equipment to make doughnuts and English muffins but is struggling to find manufacturing space in the greater Brattleboro and Burlington areas.
Six months after municipal leaders said the town could take over emergency medical services and save $200,000, the local selectboard has spent the last of those dollars on unanticipated expenses.
“We have to be very careful about what we say and don’t say,” a district board member said in revealing the court action that’s otherwise yet to be disclosed.
After a series of public records requests from VTDigger, local leaders have yet to release a single document about why the town dropped its emergency medical service provider of nearly 60 years — though a few clues have emerged.
“People aren’t as conscious of it anymore,” says the departing head of one of Vermont’s three AIDS service organizations. “Our message is, yes, it’s still here.”
The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, seeing the Covid-19 pandemic upend its expansion plans, will kick off its next half-century with a public celebration this weekend.
Windham Southeast School District leaders put Steve Perrin on leave in April. Four months later, as classes begin, they’ve yet to reveal the reason for the $120,000-a-year administrator’s continued absence.