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Open house to showcase Rutland staff, studio of PEGTV

Non-profit PEGTV, Rutland County’s public access television station, invites the public to its open house Sept. 10, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

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Rutland-area golf event helps support disabled residents

The Castleton Community Center is hosting its 11th Annual Golf Outing at the Lake St. Catherine Country Club Sept. 18.

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Forest Service trail plan released to parties

The U.S. Forest Service announced today the release of a forest-wide Comprehensive Trail Strategy (CTS) which provides guidance and suggestions for the sustainable management of non-motorized and motorized trails on the Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF) in Vermont.

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For local man, Beatles’ no. 9 has deep meaning

Bomoseen man studies esoteric number science

William “Bill” Maynard, 85, of Bomoseen has spent more than 30 years studying the cosmic, mystical unification theory of numbers.

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Wanted: actors for “Sleppy Hollow” musical

Rutland Youth Theatre will hold open auditions for “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” Aug. 30 , from 3-6 p.m., and Aug. 31, from 5:30-8:30 p.m.

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Take a walk across Lake Champlain's history

On Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1 p.m., explore the history and views from the Lake Champlain Bridge on the second of three “Points of Interest” summer guided bridge walks offered by the Chimney Point State Historic Site in Addison, Vermont, and Crown Point State Historic Site in Crown Point, New York.

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History for homeschoolers offered at the Vermont History Museum

Registration is now open for the 2015-16 series of "History for Homeschoolers" workshops offered by the Vermont Historical Society.

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Construction of new Middlebury fitness center on schedule

Progress on building Middlebury’s new municipal fitness center—located on Creek Road next to Tiger Field—is on schedule.

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Middlebury author, parenting expert to help kick-off the school year

Back-to-school time is the perfect time to retool family and home routines. On Tuesday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m., parenting expert and Middlebury resident, author Vicki Hoefle will present her latest book, “The Straight Talk on Parenting”, to help you get your kids, and your home life, in order.

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Coffey wins Vermont Sun Sprint Triathlon

Racing in the Vermont Sun Sprint Triathlon for the eighteenth time in nine years, Cory Coffey, 38, of Vergennes won his first overall title in 1:03:54. Cory Robinson of Brandon was the runner up in 1:05:22.

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Local talent in the spotlight at “Dancing with the Rutland Stars 2015”

Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice (RAVNAH) will spearhead the return of its popular fundraising event, “Dancing with the Rutland Stars” for its fifth year.

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Historian takes illustrated look at Silver Lake history

The Salisbury Historical Society presents a pictorial and narrative of Leicester’s Silver Lake.

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Let's go to the fair! Addison County Fair & Field Days underway

Vermont Shriner Art Howard plays “Papa the Clown” at this year’s Addison County Fair & Field Days event.

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Martial artists perform at the historic Marble Works

If you venture to Middlebury's historic Marble Works during the Middlebury Arts Walk, you may feel as though you are visiting the exotic orient.

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Tough guy in Vermont: Hollywood star Charles Bronson

Tough guy Hollywood actor Charles Bronson—whose plaintive grave is set on the high ground of a small cemetery looking south to Mt. Ascutney in Vermont—was once described as a “man with a face like an eroded cliff.”