Church Street smoking ban begins Wednesday

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Smoking will be banned on the Church Street Marketplace in Burlington starting this week — the height of the holiday …

Fire at LI motel kills 56-year-old man

NORTH AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A fire at a Long Island motel has left a 56-year-old man dead. Suffolk County police say a call about a fire a…

National group: Welch a shoo-in in 2016

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A national election reform group is already predicting that U.S. Rep. Peter Welch will win re-election to Vermont’s l…