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Get it while it's hot: The last of its kind in Vermont

A&W drive-in carhop service in Middlebury

It was a chilly start to the drive-in season at the A&W Restaurant on U.S. Route 7 in Middlebury April 23-24.

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Vermont snowmobile season concludes

The 2013-14 snowmobile season came to an end April 15, a day before a spring storm dumped up to 8 inches of snow in some parts of central Vermont.

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Rutland's 2014 Home & Recreation Show is official kick off to the season

Free admission to annual event

Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Southern Vermont will host the 17th Annual Home & Recreation Show. The show will be held on Saturday, April 26th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Spartan Arena which is located behind Diamond Run Mall on U.S. Route 7 South in Rutland.

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Brandon fossils show Vermont’s Florida-like past

Journeying back in time 20 million years ago, a local time traveler would see a strangely altered landscape of rugged mountains clad in trees unfamiliar in today’s northern New England woods—such as magnolia, live oak, palms, and towering dawn redwood, the “living fossil” ancestor of the sequoias.

AAA Northern New England Spring Break Poll: Increase In travel

Spring break travel is continuing a comeback locally, with nearly two-thirds of Northern New England residents planning to take at least one spring vacation this year, according to the AAA Northern New England Spring Break Travel Poll.

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Audubon Vermont kicks off Golden Anniversary spring

Thanks to prolonged winter cold in the North Country, it may be the latest time in recent memory that Vermont sugar makers have had to wait to tap their maple trees.

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Vermonters encouraged to stay off iced waterways

Vermont ice surfaces weakening rapidly

Vermont Ice Surfaces Weakening Rapidly

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A Vermont marathoner's quest for seven continents

John Lent to speak in Vergennes

On March 21, at 7 p.m., Bixby Memorial Free Library in Vergennes will host local marathoner John Lent as he presents stories of runners who participated in marathons held in Antarctica and South America.

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Vermont Chili Festival celebrates countdown to spring

The Better Middlebury Partnership pulled off another hat trick last weekend with its Sixth Annual Vermont Chili Festival.

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Exploring Vermont’s underground world

Deep within the shade of little "Fern Canyon"—technically called a boulder field, not a canyon—a blast of cold air awaits you. As you scramble up the rocky defile, located off Goat Farm Road in Pittsford, Vt., you will notice a rapid drop in the surrounding air temperature.

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Killington—beyond the snow

Killington, Vt., is the quintessential Ski Town, U.S.A.

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Fly like an Eagle: the Art of Soaring Vermont

Vermont comes alive in the spring and the best views of the doubly verdant Green Mountain State—with an emphasis on the green—is from the sky. And the best place to be in the sky above Vermont is in a sailplane.

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Ice fishing for the fun of it

Great Benson Fishing Derby

There was lots of fun last weekend at the Great Benson Fishing Derby.

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Aloha! Hawaii vacation raffle to benefit local hospice services

Aloha! Here’s your opportunity to get out of the snow, dream about an island getaway, and support area hospice services. In its seventh year, the Hawaiian Vacation Raffle in support of hospice services will draw the winning ticket on Saturday, March 22, at a festive island themed reception.

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Public input sought for Mt. Philo State Park management plan

The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources is seeking public input for the update of the long-range management plan for Mt. Philo State Park in Charlotte.