Broadcasting Good News!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of a fantastic radio public service announcement sponsored by WEQX 102.7 FM radio which began on July 13th, 2015 and is now in rotation.

Be sure to tune in and listen for the great piece: Click here download the file.

Thank you WEQX for your support of our communities!!!!


Town Hall Meeting on Heroin Use in the Region

The Bennington and Hoosick area are currently experiencing what many are calling an epidemic of heroin and prescription drug abuse in our communities.

Join us for this free town hall meeting event to learn more about prevention, recognizing the signs of abuse, medical and social resources that are available.

This discussion is open to parents, students, community members and leaders. This event will feature medical professionals and community leaders to answer questions and present ways to get involved.

Special Feature: A presentation and screening of the music video “Heroes and Heroin” by the MAUHS Quantum Leap program

HeroinFlyer-2nd Meeting

Bennington Youth Appreciation Day 2014

Youth Appreciation Day FB Wall Image

An annual event in Bennington, Vermont celebrating youth and their contributions to our community.

In 2013, a group of students from Bennington’s Career Development Center drafted H.C.R. 127, which was adopted by the VT House of Representatives and declares April 27th as Youth Appreciation Day. That same year, the Bennington Selectboard proclaimed the last Saturday in April as Youth Appreciation Day.Youth Appreciation Day is dedicated to celebrating youth of all ages. It is an annual event acknowledging the talents, actions, and contributions of youth and the value they add to our community.

Visit the Youth Appreciation Day Facebook page for details and event info.

Find out more about ACT’s involvement and support of the establishment of youth appreciation day here.


Youth Appreciation Day Plaque Bennington