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Need Help Staying Plant-Based This Holiday Season? MamaSezz Has Your Back

Let's be honest: the holidays are stressful! You've got relatives coming to town, long lines, holiday traffic. Add to all this the fact that the days are getting longer (and colder!) and it's easy to see why people often slip into unhealthy eating habits over the holidays.

If you're looking to stay healthy this holiday season, MamaSezz can help. Specializing in making healthy and delicious plant-based comfort foods and delivering them to your door already cooked, the Brattleboro-based food company is offering all kinds of healthy holiday support this year.

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VFW $6 Lunch Specials Open to the Public

The Brattleboro VFW located at 40 Black Mountain Road is open to the public for lunch. Lunch is served Monday - Friday from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Specials listed below are only $6 a plate. Hand made burgers, fries, sweet potato fries, onion rings, soups, wings, and sandwiches are also available. Take outs available by calling 802-257-0438.

Mon - salisbury steak w/ mushroom gravy, mashed potato & veg.

Tues - garlic parmesan or buffalo wings w/ french fries or onion rings

Wed - BBQ pulled pork sandwich w/ potato salad

Thur - corned beef dinner

Fri - seafood salad roll w/ french fries

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Brattleboro Senior Meals Menu November 6 thru November 10

Brattleboro Senior Meals Menu November 6 thru November 10

 

Nov. 6 - Egg Salad Sandwich w/Lettuce & Tomato

Split Pea Soup

Cole Slaw

Cookie

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Brattleboro Winter Farmers' Market

The Winter Farmers’ Market returns to the River Garden for its 12th season on Saturday, November 4th. 
Fans of the famous outdoor summer farmer’s market in West Brattleboro, can simply follow many of their favorite vendors indoors to the only weekly farmers market in the region open every Saturday November through March.

Visitors to the Winter Farmers’ Market in downtown Brattleboro will find plenty of farms and local produce.  Each week the beautiful River Garden is transformed into a warm welcoming indoor marketplace.  Most weeks some 2 dozen vendors can be found there, including many favorites from past seasons and some new faces as well.

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Resistance Then and Now: Mary Dingee Fillmore

Meet author Mary Dingee Fillmore on November 15th at 7pm, at Brooks Memorial Library!

She asks us to consider the following questions: "What would I have done to stop the Holocaust? What should I resist in our world today?" To help us find answers, Mary will examine the dilemmas people faced in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam – how people resisted and what happened when they did. Together, we'll look at resistance in our own times, and connect our experience to Rachel Klein, the teenaged underground worker who is the heroine of Mary’s Dingee Fillmore's award-winning novel.

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VFW $6 Lunch Specials Open to the Public

The Brattleboro VFW located at 40 Black Mountain Road is open to the public for lunch. Lunch is served Mon - Fri from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm. Specials listed below are only $6 a plate. Hand made burgers, fries, sweet potato fries, onion rings, wings, soups and sandwiches are also available. Take out available by calling 257-0438.

Mon - chicken tetrazzini w/ salad
Tues - mild taco w/ rice & beans
Wed - Swedish meatballs over noodles w/ veg
Thur - stuffed peppers w/ mashed potato
Fri - shrimp scampi w/ salad

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3 Green Berets Killed In Ambush in Niger?

I had no idea we had troops in Niger.

What were they doing there?

Where else do we have troops?

 

And Trump wants to increase the “Defense” budget.

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Brattleboro Senior Meals Menu October 30 thru November 3

Brattleboro Senior Meals Menu October 30 thru November 3

Oct. 30 - Ravioli w/Tomato Sauce

Brussel Sprouts

Garlic Bread

Mandarian Oranges

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Hoaxed Flowers

The fruit trees in my parking lot have just begun to bloom. (10/22/17)

Don't they know that "The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive." as Trump tweeted.

Also: "Snowing in Texas and Louisiana, record setting freezing temperatures throughout the country and beyond. Global warming is an expensive hoax!"

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Dosa Kitchen This Fall and Winter

Thanks to everyone who came out for dosas, curries, and lassis at Dosa Kitchen this season. We appreciate you welcoming South Indian food to southern Vermont. A big thanks to Wild Carrot Farm for our endless supply of kale!

This Sunday, October 22, is the last day of food truck season. We will be open both Saturday and Sunday from 12-3. We hope to see you!

This fall and winter you’ll find us at the Brattleboro Winter Farmers’ Market, Putney Winter Farmers’ Market, and Fridays for lunch at NECCA. Check Facebook for updates.

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