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Wastewater line discussion point at trustees meeting

Wastewater Line Under Vilas Bridge.
Photo by Joel Slutsky

  BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – The wastewater line that runs between Bellows Falls and Walpole under the closed Vilas Bridge was a focal point at a recent Bellows Falls Village Board of Trustees meeting. Walpole pays Bellows Falls to take … Continued

Slow it down, spread it out, soak it in

Volunteers and neighbors help plant the Meadow Drive rain garden. 
Photo by Jan Lambert

    SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – In June, after months of planning and research, volunteers from the Black River Action Team installed a rain garden on the front lawn of #11 Meadow Drive in the Pedden Acres neighborhood in Springfield. The … Continued

HCRS welcomes new staff

HCRS welcomes new members to their staff. 
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  SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS), Vermont’s second-largest community mental-health agency, is pleased to announce the appointment of seven new professionals whose talents will augment HCRS’ services in the Springfield, Brattleboro, and Hartford communities. As they … Continued