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The Grist Mill Then and Now

  By Shawn Harrington Current Photographs By Hubert Schriebl Historic Photographs Courtesy of Manchester Historical Society   The Grist Mill is shown here in this circa 1890 photograph with then-proprietor Col. Mason S. Colburn of Manchester, standing in the white suitcoat and hat. He also served as namesake for the Colburn House hotel that opened […]


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Fall Fun

Planning a Trip to Southern Vermont in Autumn     Experience the vibrant colors and some of the best views in Southern Vermont here in the Manchester and the Mountains area. We’ve done your fall weekend getaway planning for you and there is something for everyone. Families can enjoy the season picking pumpkins and apples and […]


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Vermont Weekend Getaways

  By Melanie Oliva, media intern   No matter where you come from, Southern Vermont has something to offer everyone. Just three hours from Boston and four hours from New York; a short drive can seem like a world away. Having trouble starting your journey? Have no fear! Here is a list of top towns […]


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The Herend Shop Hosts Exclusive Herend Artist Signing Event

On October 22 & 23, 2016, The Herend Shop in historic Manchester Village, VT will host an Artist Signing Event, one of only 12 in our nation. Handpicked to host the event by the internationally-acclaimed Herend Porcelain Manufactory of Hungary, The Herend Shop will welcome Herend master painter, Marianna Steigervald, to demonstrate Herend painting techniques, […]

Featuring Manchester and the Mountains

Stratton Magazine’s mission is to showcase the communities, people and lifestyle of Southern Vermont. With a focus on the Manchester and The Mountains areas, the magazine promotes their vibrant year-round recreation, events, culinary and arts activities. Our offices are located in the historic Kimball Grist Mill in the heart of Manchester Center, Vermont. Mountain Media, LLC. is comprised of a creative and enthusiastic team that lives and works in the very area Stratton Magazine highlights.
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