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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York state senators is pushing for a big investment in after-school programs and all-day kindergarten to create what they're calling a "50-hour learning week" for students.
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WEST STEWARTSTOWN, N.H. (AP) - A major crimes squad truck parked this week outside the trailer of the man who has been a focal point in the disappearance and killing of an 11-year-old New Hampshire girl more than four years ago indicates the case is anything but cold.
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POULTNEY, Vt. (AP) - A state biologist will shed some light next month on rattlesnakes in Vermont.
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BARTLETT, N.H. (AP) - A historic mill in Bartlett, New Hampshire, was destroyed by fire Friday afternoon after more than a century in operation at that location.
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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - With favorite son Bernie Sanders on the ballot Vermonters will get a chance to double-dip on March 1, when the state's Super Tuesday presidential primary coincides with the annual Town Meeting Day.
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine's bobcat hunt is coming to a close for the year as New Hampshire regulators decide whether to reinstate a hunting season for the animals in their state.
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ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire man is facing a manslaughter charge in connection with the beating death of a man outside a Rochester Sports bar.
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RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - Despite little snow, the community of Rutland is celebrating the season with its annual Winter Fest.
The New Hampshire results have solidified the reigning cliche that the 2016 campaign is an anti-establishment revolt of both the left and the right. Largely overlooked, however, is the…
West Fairlee's Town Meeting will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, in the Community Building to vote on more than a dozen warning articles. Voting by ballot to approve the operating budget and…
A most unfamiliar likeness of Jeb Bush appeared on Americans' television screens the morning after the New Hampshire primary.
This version looked alive.
The onetime front-runner for the…
At the post office, the queue was seven agitated people long. Normally I'd have put in earbuds, listened to something on my phone. But I'd quit recently: No more headphones. No more podcasts on the go.…
Deadpool is not your grandfather's superhero movie. Come to think of it, it isn't your 13-year-old nephew's superhero movie, either.
Blatantly, buoyantly vulgar and jam-packed with conspicuously perverse,…
F ive years ago, Dan Hamel wrote a poem he called A Hunter's Prayer , which happened to be the first poem he'd ever written. In it Hamel, who was raised as a Catholic but no longer worships in…
Dakota Johnson makes for an oddly recessive heroine in How to Be Single, an earnest but awkwardly misshapen attempt to reconcile the archaic conventions of romantic comedy with the 21st-century values…
What a difference a decade and a half makes.
When it arrived in theaters just weeks after the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Zoolander bombed at the box office, viewers presumably deciding that it…
While Washington was glued to the New Hampshire primary results, the Supreme Court dropped a bombshell, placing a hold on the core of President Obama's global warming policy, the Clean Power Plan. This…
Barnard, Vt. -- Edward E. Wardwell, Sr., 77, died early Monday morning Feb. 8, 2016, at the Veterans Hospital in White River Jct. following a long illness.
He was born on Jan. 6, 1939, in Hanover, N.H.…
Hanover, N.H. -- Peter Lorillard Tailer left to join his wife, Geraldine Tailer on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016.
After retiring Windfarm Museum on Martha's Vineyard, they both chose to live in Kendal in Hanover.…
Canaan, N.H. -- Laurence Terreault, 89 passed away Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at the Lebanon Center Genesis.
Laurence was born Nov. 30, 1926, the son of Henry and Florence (Powel) Terreault. He was born…
Randolph, Vt. -- Formerly of New York City, Charles E. Chadwick, 87, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at the Joslyn House in Randolph, where he had made his home since the summer of 2014.
Wilder, Vt. -- Norman Katz died in Valley Terrace on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Wilder. He was 89.
Norman Katz was born at home on Aug. 12, 1926, in Watertown, Mass. to his parents Benjamin and Fannie…
White River Jct., Vt. -- Jay L. Waterman, 59, died, Thursday morning, Feb. 11, at his home in White River Jct., Vt. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., Vt.…