A SpaceX mission to deploy Starlink satellites was visible from Vermont on Saturday night, puzzling many who spotted the rocket’s path.
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.
How did the British and Americans think Abenaki people should decide whom to support?
“Try walking a mile in someone else’s shoes” is wonderful advice, if you have a whole afternoon to stroll and reflect.
“This is happening unexpectedly at the same time that our costs are skyrocketing,” said the director of Woodstock’s Thompson Senior Center, which receives funding for its meals program from Senior Solutions.
Did Queen Elizabeth’s subjects understand, deep down, what she had sacrificed for them?
A colorful event featuring LGBTQ+ community and allies, the event drew people of all ages and backgrounds and educated the community on the traditions and challenges faced by the LGBTQ+ community.
Granted, Merriam-Webster just proudly announced the addition of “pumpkin spice” to their dictionary this September — but when you live in New England, autumn will always be about the foliage.
The county is now home to over two dozen Afghans, who are adapting to the U.S. with the assistance of volunteers who teach them English, help set up doctor’s appointments and give driving lessons.
While phones, video games and virtual reality goggles may be the preferred form of entertainment for many these days, plain mechanical machinery can still hold allure, at least if the kids at the farmers market are any indication.