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Gary Band has worked as a reporter and editor at newspapers in Florida, Massachusetts and Vermont.

Construction restarts at Jack's Diner; conditional use permit still needed

Construction restarts at Jack’s Diner; conditional use permit still needed

  UPDATE: Reached Wednesday, Nov. 6, state fire marshal inspector Landon Wheeler said that because Dodier made multiple changes to the layout of the diner and additional square footage, the new plans must be reviewed to ensure compliance with any number of building codes. He also is waiting for Dodier to submit paperwork requested three […]

The working man's country club celebrates its 90th

The working man’s country club celebrates its 90th

  By Gary Band Area residents have known about it for years. And if you’ve driven Route 103, you’ve likely noticed the large oval sign in green, black and white¬† standing in the clearing across from the Vermont Country Store in Rockingham. Yet it still classifies as one of Vermont’s best-kept secrets. Welcome to the […]

Festivals, foliage and a fond farewell from former Message editor Gary Band

Festivals, foliage and a fond farewell from former Message editor Gary Band

From the editor: Former Message editor Gary Band asked The Chester Telegraph to run this column, knowing that he might not get the opportunity to say farewell to the many people who have touched his life since he first came into the area almost two years ago. We believe everyone deserves a voice, and we […]