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11th annual Egg Festival is April 13

BEDFORD - The Our Promise to Nicholas Foundation recently announced its 11th annual Egg Hunt Festival, scheduled for April 13. The event will start at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up at noon at the New Hampshire Sportsplex. For ten years, the foundation has enjoyed the oohs, ahas and the wonderment ...

Small Wonders

Arrange some rocks and moss and miniature greenery in a shallow dish, then add little squirrel and a full acre of whimsey. Dish gardens were small slices of summer that learners created at a make-and-take recently sponsored by Bedford Fields, a go-to in Bedford for homes, gardens and ...

Bedford Real Estate Agency Has Bright Outlook For Future

When they founded the Bedford-based agency Beauchemin & Associates in 2017, Peter and Rebecca Beauchemin never imagined that in less than two years they would quickly be at the helm of one of the fastest growing real estate teams in New Hampshire. That said, Peter and Rebecca are no ...

Elliot Perry of Bedford named 16 Under 16 Recipient

Elliot Perry of Bedford named to U.S. Cellular’s The Future of Good’s 16 Under 16 Recipients Wireless Carrier Awards $160,000 to Support 16 Youth Initiatives Impacting Communities Across the Country MANCHESTER, NH (March 7, 2019) – Through The Future of Good program, U.S. Cellular ...

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Playoff fever grips Bedford Rec hoop league

It’s now playoff time in the Bedford Rec Basketball League and teams are cranking it up. Here’s a look at the early-round action. Boys Grades 3-4 RJG Builders 25, LAER Beauchemin Realty 8 Luke Rodgers took home the RJG Defensive Player of the Game honors, while Joseph Leland set ...

BBL giving away scholarships

The Bedford Basketball League is offering up to three scholarships for high school seniors looking to pursue college or vocational careers. Candidates should demonstrate strong character traits consistent with the mission of the Bedford Basketball League (BBL). Scholarships are offered for ...

State coaches heap top honor on Stevenson

As far as honors in New Hampshire basketball circles go, there is none more distinguished than the Jack Ford Memorial Scholar Athlete Award. The honor is well-deserved in 2019 as it was recently announced that Bedford High’s Lizzy Stevenson earned it for Division I. The award goes to the ...

Bulldogs ride ‘Morgan Magic’

BEDFORD – Absolutely smothered by Bedford High (64-35) back in January, you might have expected the No. 14 Nashua North girls to surrender quickly to the Bulldogs and scoot home on Wednesday night in the Division I playoff opener. Forget it, too much character in this Titan crowd. North ...

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I would support the President

72000 deaths in 2018 from opioid overdose is a national emergency. 700,400 people, the projected number of people that will die of an opioid overdose from 2016 to 2025, is a national emergency. 39770 people dying from firearm injuries in 2016 is a national emergency. 5,790 children being ...

Why Does Socialism Invariably Fail?

The functional results of socialism are consistent with its antithetical morality discussed in a prior letter. The free market is the only possible way of determining commodities’ true economic values and the economical allocation of scarce resources; i.e., an agreeable monetary price based ...

HB 415 would only allow ballot voting

We hear constant complaints that by enforcing clean election laws, we are “suppressing the vote”. But now Democrats, those crafty devils, have sponsored HB 415, a bill which would completely take away the right of the townspeople to vote on SB2 by ballot, which means if SB2 is defeated, ...

American Legion Posts to Help Communities

Military veterans in and around the Southern Districts of Belknap, Cheshire, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford and Sullivan Counties are invited for a special service session at Merrimack Post 92 located at 43 Baboosick Lake Rd., Merrimack, NH 03054. State teams along with local ...

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Eugene J. Carlin

Eugene J. Carlin, 91, of Bedford, NH passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018. He was born on December 20, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY, to Eugene J. Carlin Sr. and Mabel O’Brien. He attended the St. Vincent Ferrer Elementary School, Brooklyn Technical High School and the Polytechnic Institute of ...

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton 64, of Bedford, NH died Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Burlington, MA after a period of failing health attributed to her years of battling Crohn’s Disease. Debbie and her twin brother, David, were born prematurely at Wheelus AFB, Tripoli, Libya on July 2, 1953. ...

Cindy Lynn (Teschner) Loefstedt

Cindy Lynn (Teschner) Loefstedt, 55, of Bedford, died July 31, 2017, at her residence, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer, surrounded by her loving family. All who saw her were inspired and humbled by the strength and the abiding sense of peace she demonstrated throughout her ...

Theresa Mary (Tremblay) Cadden

Theresa Mary (Tremblay) Cadden, 86, formerly of North Chelmsford died on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 surrounded by her loving family at Harbor Point at Centerville in Centerville, MA. She was married to the late Paul F. Cadden, who died on Oct. 12, 2011. Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the ...