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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A new report shows that one in five Vermonters are living in "fuel poverty" - meaning they are having to spend more than 10 percent of their household income on energy costs.
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The chief executive officer of Northeast Utilities says he has no plans to consolidate the company's two headquarters offices in Boston and Hartford as the utility rebrands as Eversource Energy.
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Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering another run for president, Mitt Romney plans to update supporters about his plans for the 2016 presidential campaign.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering another run for president, Mitt Romney plans to update supporters Friday about his plans for the 2016 campaign.
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The executive vice president and general manager of New Hampshire Motor Speedway has been arrested on a misdemeanor charge of lewdness after police say they observed him and a 19-year-old woman in a parked car in Manchester.
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NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont woman who told police she was working with Florida detectives to catch people in an international money scam has pleaded not guilty to two counts of false pretenses.
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Department of Transportation has spent about $26 million on winter maintenance operations so far this season, including this week's big snowstorm.
Best-selling author John Vaillant will be talking about his new novel, The Jaguar's Children, on Saturday afternoon at Woodstock's Norman Williams Public Library.
Vaillant, who lives in Vancouver, B.C.,…
Did postmodernism kill literary satire? I've been wondering about this in the wake of the terror attack on the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, known for its caricatures of the prophet Muhammad;…
I never knew how much fun it was to be loyal to a hated outlaw sports team until the whole world came down on my dear New England Patriots.
Having rooted over the years for Boston teams…
Conservatives in Washington are increasingly confident that the Supreme Court will rule this summer that the White House has gone beyond its legal authority in implementing the Affordable Care Act. Any…
Mattel chief executive Bryan Stockton resigned Tuesday after a five-quarter sales slump and three years of flagging sales of the company's best-known brand, Barbie. It is, however, definitely not the…
The descent of American presidents from George Washington to Ulysses S. Grant, argued the 19th century writer Henry Adams, was enough to raise doubts about the theory of evolution. Anyone looking to debunk…
Lebanon -- The Lebanon School Board approved the hiring of a permanent special education director for the upcoming school year at its meeting on Wednesday.
Tim Koumrian, currently the director of special…
New Haven, Conn. -- Paul D. Hurley, 66, of New Haven, entered into eternal life at his home on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, after a long illness. Born in New Haven on July 15, 1948, he resided most of his…
Should I Stay Or Go?
To the Editor:
Between now and Town Meeting I will be considering whether or not to stay on the Hartford School Board. After the board's refusal to even consider discussing the…
Hanover -- Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon on Thursday announced a wide range of policy reforms intended to curb high-risk behavior and improve academics and residential life on campus, including…
Woodstock, Vt. -- Keniston P. Merrill, 78, died peacefully with his family beside him after a long illness on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Woodstock, Vt.
He was born Aug. 14, 1936, in Worcester, Mass., the…
Windsor, Vt. -- Leigh R. Harlow, 77, a resident of Windsor, passed away Wednesday evening, Jan. 28, 2015, at the Brookside Nursing Home in White River Jct., Vt.
He was born Oct. 1, 1937, in Windsor the…