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nypost.com How rural communities are encouraging people to return to their roots

RIPTON, Vt. — With its potbellied stove, penny candy and vintage post-office boxes, walking into the Ripton Country Store is like entering a time warp. For 140 years, through World War I and World War II, the moon landing and the digital revolution, this quaint New England mercantile has stayed the same — a little...