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Take Your Pick of These Garlic Festivals

In case you haven’t heard, there’s been a shakeup of sorts in the world of American garlic festivals. The celebrated, community-driven Gilroy Garlic Festival in California has officially been minced, peeling its last clove in 2019. Launched in 1979, as the event grew in popularity it transformed one of the town's top crops from a source of embarrassment to being eminently prideworthy. Gilroy became synonymous with the pungent—and healthy!—vegetable, flying high on fragrance and festivities. So much so that next month a coffee table book will be released documenting its legacy.
GILROY, CA
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Suspect arraigned in Bennington homicide

The man accused in last week’s homicide in Bennington, Vermont was arraigned Tuesday. Raul Cardona is charged with second-degree murder. Cardona turned himself in to police on Monday. He was arraigned in Vermont Superior Court in Bennington on Tuesday. His family came from Springfield, Massachusetts to support him. Court...
BENNINGTON, VT
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Fans call for Warner Bros. to pull ‘Flash’ amid Ezra Miller felony charges

Fans of upcoming “The Flash” movie demanded Warner Bros. Discovery pull the superhero flick on Tuesday — a day after star Ezra Miller was charged with felony burglary. The alleged incident took place on May 1 and involved missing bottles of alcohol from a local home in Stamford, Vt. Police were led to Miller, 29, after they reviewed surveillance videos, according to officials. Miller, who portrays Barry Allen aka The Flash, has displayed a pattern of disturbing behavior this year that has included accusations of grooming young girls in a cult-like situation, The Post has previously reported. Miller’s felony charge Monday sparked a firestorm...
STAMFORD, VT
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Suspect in Bennington murder pleads not guilty

BENNINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - The man accused of a deadly shooting in Bennington pleaded not guilty on Tuesday. Police say Raul Cardona, 28, of Springfield, Massachusetts, shot and killed Patrick Mullinnex, 38, in a Pleasant Street apartment last week and then fled the state. Cardona turned himself in on Monday.
BENNINGTON, VT
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Man cited for assault in Windham

WINDHAM — A 39-year-old man was cited for simple assault in Windham Saturday. Authorities say they were notified of a call regarding an ongoing fight at a home on White Road at around 7:40 p.m. Following an investigation, police allege that Jeffrey Weitzel committed the crime of simple assault.
WINDHAM, VT
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Letter: Political Bias

Do you only report about Democrat candidates or am I missing your reporting on Republican candidates some how? The Berkshire Eagle is a left-favoring periodical that I've learned to simply ignore because of their bias. Please clarify my dilemma sooner than later. I appreciate your efforts & overall coverage but...
NORTH ADAMS, MA
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The 10 Best Liberal Arts Colleges

A better student loan experience. Get started today. Want a college experience where you’ll be given the freedom to explore whatever academic areas pique your interest?. Studying the liberal arts can prepare students to be critical thinkers and persuasive communicators. Instead of training students for a specific path into the job market, a liberal arts education is designed to get grads ready to succeed in a variety of careers.
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