$44M bridge project starting on I-91

Taken together, the Brattleboro and Rockingham I-91 bridge projects represent an investment of more than $100 million and more than seven years of work. The bridges at both sites date to the early 1960s, with similar designs.

A Vermonter’s story of losing sight and gaining vision

Brattleboro’s “blind masseur,” Neil Taylor, and his mother, Alison Taylor, are authors of the new memoir “The Life We Got.”

Sen. Sanders to Speak in Brattleboro on Strolling of the Heifers Entrepreneurship Grant

News Release — Strolling of the Heifers March 8, 2017 Contact: Erika Elder – Strolling of the Heifers Marketing [email protected] o:802-257-2699 • c:802-275-8059 On Thursday, March 16 at 4 p.m. at the Latchis Theatre, Sen. Bernie Sanders will make an important announcement regarding funding for Strolling of the Heifers’ small business development program, Windham Grows, […]

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Included in Top 100 U.S. Rural Hospitals

News Release — Brattleboro Memorial Hospital March 8, 2017 Contact: Gina Pattison, Director of Marketing and Development Phone: 802-251-8485 [email protected] March 8, 2017 (Brattleboro, VT) – Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) was recently recognized as one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States by iVantage Health Analytics and the Chartis Center […]

Eight arrested in drug arrests in Brattleboro

Editor’s note: This article by Bob Audette was published in the Brattleboro Reformer on March 6, 2017. BRATTLEBORO — Five Brattleboro residents and one Bellows Falls resident were among nine people named on March 3 after a multi-month investigation into the distribution of heroin and cocaine in Windham County. Reginald Derisme, 26, Delmas Ortiz, 23, […]

‘The mascot is the springboard for a much broader discussion’

As South Burlington prepares to retire its high school’s team nickname — to avoid Confederate connotations — another community has already shown such a change can work.

Vermont ski jump finds it’s a small world after all

Brattleboro’s weekend Harris Hill competition drew a slate of global athletes who said they best knew the state as the home of Bernie Sanders.

Brattleboro school protest targets U.S. education secretary

More than 100 Brattleboro Union High School students and staffers rallied Friday against the newly appointed Betsy DeVos.

$60M Brattleboro interstate bridge to open in March

The state Agency of Transportation pegs March 13 as the day when northbound traffic will begin traveling over a new, long-delayed I-91 bridge.

Vermont ski jump rides the roller coaster of climate change

Brattleboro’s nearly century-old Harris Hill, the state’s only Olympic-size venue, is juggling nature and snowmaking technology as it prepares for its weekend competition.

Vermont Community Fund Announces Funding Available for Brattleboro-Area Projects

News Release — Vermont Community Foundation February 14, 2017 Contact: Lauren Bruno Program and Grants Associate The Vermont Community Foundation [email protected] 802-388-2255 ext. 222 Funding is now available for Brattleboro-area projects and organizations through the Crosby-Gannett Fund and the Dunham-Mason Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation. The two funds were established at the Community Foundation […]

26th Annual Women’s Film Festival is March 10-19 in Brattleboro

News Release — Women’s Freedom Center Feb. 13, 2017 Contact: Women’s Freedom Center 802-257-­7364 WHEN: March 10 to 19, 2017 WHERE: New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat Street, Brattleboro, VT The 26th Annual Women’s Film Festival, a Women’s Freedom Center fundraiser, will present 40 films, documentaries, romances, thrillers, and comedies, from around the world directed […]

Vermont domino event spurs a multimedia chain reaction

The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center’s “toppling extravaganza” will mark its 10th year Monday.

Drugs suspected as three die in Brattleboro

In two separate incidents Monday, emergency crews found two men dead and one woman who would later die. The deaths are under investigation.