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People view the damaged Town of Keene Fire Department caused by Tropical Storm Irene in the Town of Keene , N.Y., Monday, Aug. 29, 2011. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

Hurricane Irene: One year later

To mark the first

anniversary of Irene,

bells were rung in churches and town halls across Vermont on Aug. 28, 2012, a year to the day after

the storm changed Vermont forever.