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Spring fever will spread with the exciting activities at this year’s annual Our Promise to Nicholas Easter Egg Hunt, scheduled for 8:30-11 a.m. Saturday, April 4, at the NH Sportsplex in Bedford. All things bright will return with this children’s celebration of Easter. …

Friday, March 27, 2015
BEDFORD – No garlic mustard, please! This isn’t about condiments, but about an invasive species, the garlic mustard plant, which is one of the focuses of a council-wide project for …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – CASA of New Hampshire is looking for a few good men to volunteer as advocates on behalf of the state’s abused and neglected children. This March, Court Appointed …
Friday, March 27, 2015
Camping provides some of the best opportunities to experience the great outdoors. One of the best ways to get ready for your camping trips is to attend the 43rd annual …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MILFORD – To watch Kani Nicodemus lead an early morning indoor cycling class, you would think she is as healthy as any of the other spinning teachers at Hampshire Hills …
Friday, March 27, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – St. Joseph Healthcare and the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce are partnering to bring the first St. Joseph Healthcare Health & Wellness Fair to Milford Armory from 10 …
Friday, March 20, 2015
MANCHESTER – The New England Farm Workers’ Council is a federally funded nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the employment and training needs of low-income agricultural workers, including those in the …
Friday, March 20, 2015 | Submitted by   Karri Makinen
CONCORD – Seven Celebrity Chefs have been select to represent the fourth annual Restaurant Week New Hampshire, a statewide program of the New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association that will …
Friday, March 13, 2015
The earliest European explorers of North America noticed that Native American tribes took sap from maple trees and boiled it down to create sugar or a thick syrup they poured …
Friday, March 13, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – Winter festivals all over New England have been canceled this year because there has been too much winter – bone-crushing cold and suffocating snowstorms. But at LaBelle Winery …
Friday, March 6, 2015 | d Story, photos by KATHY CLEVELAND d
BEDFORD – The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a series of workshops on “Essential Skills for Family Caregivers.” The first workshop in the series will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March …
Friday, February 27, 2015
The Bedford Democrats will meet at 7 p.m., March 4, in the McAllaster Room of the Bedford Public Library to elect town Democratic officers and delegates to the New Hampshire …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | Jerry Hanauer
Bedford American Legion Post 54 will be holding their March meeting on 3 March at Shorty’s Mexican Roadhouse, 206 Route 101 in Bedford. All Bedford veterans are welcome to join …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | Frank Diekmann
BEDFORD – Bonnie Batchelor, director of development at Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, was inducted into the Association of Girl Scout Executives Hall of Fame in Salt …
Friday, February 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – New Hampshire Employment Security and partners will present a Hiring our Heroes Job and Resource Fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Sweeney American Legion Post, …
Friday, February 27, 2015
HOLLIS – You’ve heard them howling at night. Maybe you’ve seen their tracks in the snow. They are coyotes, the largest predator in the region. You wonder about the safety …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – The state Department of Safety recently launched Adopt-A-Hydrant NH as part of a statewide effort to encourage residents to clear 3 feet around hydrants, and to keep hydrants …
Friday, February 20, 2015
Though the weather outside may be a bit frightful with the seemingly constant snowstorms, winter is a wonderful time to get outside and experience nature. Snowshoeing is a great activity …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | By Rebecca Martin Bedford Land Trust Trustee
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association’s fourth annual Restaurant Week New Hampshire will be March 20-27 with a fresh format. The statewide culinary event features more than …
Friday, February 13, 2015
Applications are now being accepted for the titles of Miss Teen New Hampshire and Miss New Hampshire International 2015. The Miss Teen and Miss International pageant will be held at …
Friday, February 13, 2015
State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan announced that because of recent snow, there is a greater urgency to clear roofs of snow and ice that has accumulated. A roof may …
Friday, February 13, 2015
MANCHESTER – At 2 p.m. Sunday, theatre KAPOW continues the ARTiculate Playreading Series in partnership with the Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. The theater company will read Jeffrey …
Friday, February 6, 2015
MANCHESTER – New Hampshire High Tech Council selected six industry experts for two panels at the Entrepreneur Forum at FIRST headquarters, 200 Bedford St. from 5:20-8:30 p.m., Feb. 11. Blair …
Friday, February 6, 2015
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Department of Safety announced the launch of its NH Alerts mobile app, a free tool that notifies users of hazards in the area based on …
Friday, February 6, 2015
MANCHESTER – Eleanor Lathram, of Bedford, was crowned Miss New Hampshire Teen USA during a pageant Sunday, Jan. 18. Samantha Poirier, 23, of Dover, was named Miss New Hampshire USA. …
Friday, February 6, 2015
Thursday, February 5, 2015
BROOKLINE – At 48, Ron Merryman is probably the youngest active member of Brookline American Legion Post 74, and that fact doesn’t bode well for the organization’s continuing vitality. Post …
Friday, January 30, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association has announced that Restaurant Week NH 2015 will take place March 20-27. This marks the fourth year of this statewide, culinary event and, …
Friday, January 30, 2015
During the Feb. 2 meeting of the Manchester Artists Association, Bedford resident Patrick McCay will present a hybrid of a succinct set of slides on what he paints and why, …
Friday, January 30, 2015
MILFORD – JerriAnne Boggis, the woman responsible for spreading the word about Milford’s Harriet Wilson, received the 2015 Martin Luther King Award on Monday. Harriet Wilson was the 19th-century author …
Friday, January 23, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
For the month of January, Sullivan Framing & Fine Art Gallery in Bedford will be featuring the artwork of former New Hampshire resident, Jana Lamberti. Lamberti works exclusively with silk …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – The Actorsingers of Nashua will hold auditions for its spring production of the Gershwin favorite “Crazy For You.” Auditions will be 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, and 7-9 …
Friday, January 23, 2015
A couple of weeks ago, someone living in the outskirts of Brookline got very lucky. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the front porch and called for help, and fire …
Friday, January 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – Among the spectrum of colors, blue is the most popular, symbolizing trust, responsibility, wisdom and tranquility. The latest League of New Hampshire Craftsmen exhibition celebrates the various hues, …
Friday, January 16, 2015
MANCHESTER – The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, reached a record food distribution of 11 million pounds in 2014. That was equivalent to 9,166,666 …
Friday, January 16, 2015
An Eagle Scout recognition ceremony was held at 1 p.m. Dec. 6, for Kyle Michael Paquin. The ceremony was held in a room provided by Acadia Insurance Co. About 50 …
Friday, January 9, 2015
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