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Bennington Battle Day closes state offices Friday

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BENNINGTON, Vt. -

State offices will be closed Friday to recognize Bennington Battle Day.

The actual day is Saturday, but state agencies will close Friday to commemorate the historical event.

The Battle of Bennignton was fought just over the border in New York when soldiers fighting for the British marched toward Bennington in an attempt to seize weapons.

 

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