10/19/2014 05:06 PM EDT - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- Springfield police are trying to determine the cause of a crash that killed a man who was ejected from his car after it hit a utility pole.
10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - Test: Spanish nurse free of virus
MADRID (AP) -- A Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola after treating missionary priests with the disease repatriated from West Africa has managed to beat it after nearly two weeks of treatment in Madrid
10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - With Cheryl Bartlett, Massachusetts' commissioner of public health, resigning, let's assume Gov. Deval Patrick is holding interviews for the job,and let's assume that, in a state known for officials who keep popping up in jobs they may or may not be
10/19/2014 11:07 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Boston-based historian Ben Z. Rose spoke at the annual meeting of the Bennington Historical Society on Sunday about Mum Bett, a slave who sued her owner for freedom, and won.
Rose, the author of "John Stark: Maverick General" and "Mother of Freedom: Mum Bett and the Roots of Abolition," spoke for about half an hour, then took questions from the audience, which included his
Hoosick Falls school board reviews capital project specifics 10/19/2014 10:43 PM EDT - HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School Board of Education met last week to discuss the district’s capital project referendum and also approved faculty changes, an asbestos monitoring bid and the prom committee’s 2015 junior/senior prom proposal.
Superintendent Ken Facin opened the meeting with a thank you to the board members, and in his report commented that Full Story
10/19/2014 11:08 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- The Vermont Veterans Home hosted its inaugural ALS Walk on Saturday, bringing out more than 100 people to raise money for the Northern New England chapter of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association.
Also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, ALS is twice as common among veterans.
SVMC to host Bright Pink Super Saturday 10/19/2014 11:09 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Obstetrics and Gynecology is partnering with Women's View Midwifery for an event in acknowledgment of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The Saturday, Oct. 25, event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The hospital is sponsoring pink food and pink drinks. Full Story
10/19/2014 11:10 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Sculpture artist Willard Boepple spoke to guests Saturday about his work at the Bennington Museum, which has unveiled an installation of a collection of his abstract sculptures.
"This is just a good informal way to chat," Boepple said. "People have a lot of questions about what abstract sculpture is, what it means, what the heck is this all about, what you're thinking
10/19/2014 09:45 PM EDT - PUTNEY -- When Landmark College president Peter Eden first arrived on campus three years ago he quickly developed a long list of projects he wanted to begin to update and modernize the Putney campus.
10/19/2014 09:49 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO -- A former Dummerston man -- already facing federal charges for possession of child pornography -- pleaded not guilty on Friday to molesting a young child in Brattleboro earlier this year.
PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell. Full Story
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes to each other. Full Story