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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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At one point, the Brattleboro landfill project was the largest solar facility proposed in Vermont, but it's since been eclipsed by much bigger projects.
After military service during World War II, he returned to Brattleboro and worked at a service station for 25 years and then 17 years as a janitor at the local J.
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When Verizon expands its 4G LTE network in Vermont, it will be newly available in Brattleboro, Dover, Guilford, Hartford, Hartland, Londonderry, Ludlow, Norwich, Quechee, Sharon, Stratton, Vernon, Weathersfield, White River Junction, Windsor and Woodstock in Vermont.
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He retired in 1995 after holding a variety of other teaching and directing jobs that included serving as administrator and director of the Brattleboro Center for the Performing Arts in Brattleboro, Vt.
Specialty fiber -based materials supplier, FiberMark, Brattleboro, VT, has appointed Allan Kline chief financial officer and senior vice president.
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