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Montpelier Seeks New Chief of Police The national search for a new Montpelier Police Chief is underway. Chief Tony Facos will retire this summer after...

Nature Watch

Artwork and words by Nona Estrin Out for a ski today—so clearly mid- February. A large flock of goldfinches in winter drab show up this...

Then and Now

Historic photos courtesy of Vermont Historical Society. Captions and modern photos by Paul Carnahan. In the late 19th century, Elm Street...

Obituary: Activist and World War II Veteran Mitzi Bowman Passes Away

Mitzi Bowman passed February 14th, 2020, at Barre Gardens with her family by her side. Born in New York City on July 27, 1924,...

The Way I See It: A Mathematician and His Son

My father, Joachim Lambek, was a Jew who barely made it out of Germany in his teens. He got to England, where...

There’s a Word for That?

By The Bridge Staff Writers Do you have a swear jar at home? For most of us, charging ourselves a penalty for swearing is an...

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Pet of the Week: Petunia and Foot-Foot

Petunia and her pal, Foot-Foot, came to CVHS together when an older feline in the house was not happy about their presence. They are...

Co-op Shoppers Help the Haven

Dedicated to transforming the lives of people experiencing homelessness, Good Samaritan Haven is more than just a homeless shelter. The organization has a variety...

Co-op Joins Capstone’s Fuel Your Neighbors Effort

Fuel Your Neighbors Effort Capstone Community Action provides comprehensive services to help people achieve economic well-being with dignity and develops partnerships to strengthen Vermont communities....