I've always called our library the Brooks Memorial Library, think that "Memorial" was part of the name. More recently I've seen official library announcements in which it is called, simply, Brooks Library.
My question: which is it? Was the name officially shortened? Was it never as long as I thought?
I like to use the right name, but also don't mind shaving off a few letters from a frequently-typed phrase.
What say ye?
I was driving by Bondville yesterday and they were having the Bondville Fair, complete with rides such as Tilt a Whirls, Scramblers, giant slides, merry go rounds, and a Ferris Wheel and it got me thinking: Why doesn't Brattleboro ever hold a carnival, with a midway, rides, food trucks, games, and so on?
No handfuls of tickets, no stepping over power cables, no sound of generators, no sight of colorful lights at the edges of every ride or booth.
Does anyone know of someone I can hire to move one couch out of my Oak St. place and take it to the dump and move another couch into my house from West Brattleboro. I'm sure there must be somebody in the Brattleboro area who does this kind of thing but I haven't been able to locate anyone. Any suggestions are appreciated. Thanks!
What's the latest on the skatepark, haven't heard much about this in awhile?
Has Greyhound bus service been restored in Brattleboro yet? if so, where does the bus stop in Brattleboro? I am thinking about taking a trip there and I am assessing all transportation options.
Anyone know what's going on with Brattleboro Freecycle? It seemed to be working just fine, then it got changed, and now it appears to be non-existent.
This guy keeps popping up on my email page.
Who is he? I think he may be a Hollywood guy.
Do you experience noise disturbance from DMI Paving on Brook/Birge Street or from Cersosimo Kiln Dry on Frost Street between the hours of 9 p.m. and 7 a.m. If so, please write to us at email@example.com and share your stories. Thanks! Rabiah
Plastic bottles were first used commercially in 1947. They quickly became popular with both manufacturers and customers due to their lightweight nature and relatively low production and transportation costs compared with glass bottles. However, the biggest advantage plastic bottles have over glass, is their superior resistance to breakage, in both production and transportation. Except for wine and beer, the food industry has almost completely replaced glass with plastic bottles. (Wikipedia)
I heard that Amy's is closing. Is there any truth to this?
I've noticed that Avi isn't downtown yet with his hotdog cart. I miss him, even though I rarely eat hotdogs. Things really aren't the same without him! Anyone know what's up?
There’s been a lot of activity at this building (Across from the Firehouse). Last week saw a huge delivery of building materials. Last fall, they put on a new roof. Today they seem to be taking it off again. Are they planning a second floor? The guys there say it's going to be an arts center of some sort.
Here is by far the oddest and coolest thing I have searched out locally. I am looking to rent or borrow, (will not have time to make) a Van de Graff Generator.
Does anyone out there have a lead on one?
Sometime in the next 2 weeks I am getting a couch from a house in Brattleboro. I need to have my old couch moved out of my apartment and disposed of- taken to the dump, I guess. Then I need the new couch moved to my house. Looking for recommendations for someone who does short distance moving for a reasonable price and could do it with just a couple of days notice.
I have tried Brattleboro Time Trade but no luck yet.
Two strong bodies needed -both couches are heavy.
I understand that last night the DRB was to vote on opening the Harmony Lot tunnel to auto traffic again. Does anybody know the result of that vote?
What were the final results of the "Safe and Secure" poll you did Chris?
PAYT mailing came today with a colorful glossy insert. That can't be cheap. The "instructions" say that each trash barrel can only weigh 40 lbs. or it won't be picked up.How does one determine exactly what their trash barrel weighs? The bags come in 15 and 32 gallon bags but each tenant will be throwing out different things which will weigh different amounts.
So, do we all invest in "trash barrel scales" to make sure we are in compliance with yet another rule? Should each person have their very own trash barrel - perhaps color coordinated with the yellow and purple PAYT bags? Oh, wait..that might make it too difficult for the drivers to easily identify or perhaps would confuse those neighbors who are actively asserting peer pressure to make sure we're all in line.
Can someone in the iBrattleboro community recommend a quality silk screener for T-shirts? I'm looking for someone who can print with the Boston Red Sox lettering/font. Thanks, y'all!
I moved to Brattleboro in 2010 am am required by my health insurance to have a PCP (primary care physician). The first physician I found to be my PCP retired. The second just told me she is closing her practice. So for the 3rd time in 4 years I am looking for a PCP.
I have a challenging health condition that cannot go untreated. I am looking for suggestions for an MD or NP. I prefer a woman, and I will not go to Brattleboro Primary Care. Any ideas?
I noticed today that the bench and the huge painted rock on the Dottie's and Experienced Goods side of the bridge are gone. Anyone know why they were removed, and when they will be put back?
Pete Seeger played at the BUHS Auditorium in 1989 or 1990. Anyone know if there's a recording of that event?