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Brattleboro

(brăt`əlbûr'ə), town (1990 pop. 12,241), Windham co., SE Vt., on the Connecticut River; chartered 1753. It grew from Fort Dummer, established in 1724. Once an artists' colony, Brattleboro has become a sports center and resort town. There is light manufacturing. North of Brattleboro, in Dummerston, is "Naulakha," where Rudyard KiplingKipling, Rudyard,
1865–1936, English author, b. Bombay (now Mumbai), India. Educated in England, Kipling returned to India in 1882 and worked as an editor on a Lahore paper.
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 lived (1893–96).
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Active civically, she was a member of the Brattleboro Senior Center Advisory Board where she served as secretary for four years, served as a town representative for many years, was secretary for the Retired Teachers Association for six years and worked many years with the Girl Scouts of America Program as a troop leader in Worcester and Brattleboro.
Brattleboro Books offered 60,000 or so used volumes with a range far more congenial to my tastes, and while hunting down a copy of Francine du Plessix Gray's "Lovers and Tyrants," I saw a couple approach the saleswoman and declare, with no trace of irony, that they had made the trip down from Maine to see "what was up with the secessionists.
For several years she was an active volunteer at Care Net Pregnancy Center in Brattleboro.
4 million to fund 28 units of affordable rental housing in Brattleboro and Burlington, Vermont.
Publisher and editor of Green Living, MARSHALL GLICKMAN is the uncompensated treasurer and a two-term board member of the Brattleboro Food Co-op in Brattleboro, Vermont.
With speeds up to ten times faster than 3G, Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network will soon offer customers in and around Brattleboro and White River Junction tremendous opportunities to better connect and innovate, commented Christine Berberich, New England President for Verizon Wireless.
They were members of the First Congregational Church in Brattleboro.
Box 804, Brattleboro, VT 05302/(800) 772-3863; Wainwright Bank & Trust Company, 63 Franklin Street, Boston, MA 02110/(800) 444-BANK.
MARLBORO, VT Maureen Des Chenes, 64, of Church Hollow Road, died peacefully Thursday afternoon, January 21, 2010, at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, with her husband at her side following a lengthy illness.
It can hurt to 'pay up' for organic fruits and veggies," says Alex Gyori, manager of the Brattleboro [Vermont] Food Coop, "but in many ways the extra cost is money spent at least as well as a donation to Greenpeace.
Nearly 100 young dairy leaders from across the United States completed the final phase of the Young Dairy Leaders Institute, sponsored by the Holstein Foundation, Brattleboro, Vt.
NutraGenesis LLC, Brattleboro, VT, and Flavor & Fragrance Specialties, Mahwah, NJ, have formed a strategic alliance regarding the marketing, product development, sales and distribution of OptiNutrin[TM], a GRAS affirmed immune stimulator.