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HOLLIS - "In every dog is the soul of a wolf, " goes the dog food commercial, and dog owners presumably warm to the message that their golden retriever or Lhasa apso has a wild side. Down through the ages, people have loved and hated …

Saturday, December 10, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer 
For nearly 70 years, Bedford has had a fir tree dedicated as a living memorial to our community's men and women who have served in the armed forces. And, thanks …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
CONCORD - A Bedford child was recently honored as a "Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent" at a statewide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Emalie Harrington, of Bedford, …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
HOLLIS - A Banana Glamorizer or a Hokey Pokey Snowball Maker? How about a Saratoga Potato Chip Maker? For anyone who loves old kitchen gadgets, the Lawrence Barn was the …
Monday, December 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Lurgio Middle School celebrated its 10th annual Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 23-31. This year's campaign slogan was "YOLO so... be drug free." Members of the Students Against Destructive Decisions …
Monday, December 5, 2016
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Monday, December 5, 2016
MANCHESTER - The season of giving is here with Christmas day fast approaching. One segment of the population that is often overlooked during this time is teenagers. The Kiwanis Club …
Monday, December 5, 2016
Bedford Girl Scout (Brownie) Troop 21050 is doing a community service project by collecting gently used and new winter coats through Friday, Dec. 2. The coats will be donated to …
Friday, November 25, 2016
Support local veterans this holiday season by becoming their Secret Santa. For the seventh consecutive year, Just Naturals has coordinated with local nursing homes and the Liberty House in Manchester …
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Bedford High School marching band and color guard will participate in two New Hampshire parades this holiday season - Salem's holiday parade and Hampton's Christmas parade. The Salem parade …
Friday, November 25, 2016
A cataract is a clouding of the eye's natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people older …
Friday, November 25, 2016 | Kevin M. Chauvette Merrimack Vision Care
The Paralegal Association of New Hampshire announced its 2016-17 board of directors. Aniko Bouley, ACP, of Bedford, will serve as director at large. Bouley is a corporate paralegal with the …
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Bedford Men's Club is hold its annual Christmas tree sale at the Bedford Village Shops on Route 101 starting Saturday, Nov. 26. This holiday tradition has been the main …
Friday, November 25, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Police Department would like to remind residents that the winter parking ban is now in effect. The ban is in effect until April 15. From 11 …
Friday, November 25, 2016
Submitted by Jeanene Procopis Bedford Land Trust trustee While Bedford residential agricultural zoning still favors large lots with a 1.5 minimum acreage for single-family dwellings, one wonders what may happen …
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Summer Learning Loss Prevention Program at the YMCA of Greater Nashua has had two successful summers of improving literacy skills for children in low-income communities. As one of the …
Friday, November 25, 2016
AMHERST - Reading and hiking are great activities for children, but they usually aren't done at the same time. Thanks to 13-year-old Bailey Burke, though, young children can read a …
Friday, November 18, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD - The Craftworkers' Guild's annual Holiday Craft Shop will take place Friday, Nov. 25, through Thursday, Dec. 22, at the historic Kendall House in Bedford. Just in time to …
Friday, November 18, 2016
On Sunday, Oct. 30, at the Raddison Hotel in Manchester, Kolby Tracey's future was changed forever. Tracey was competing in the Miss New Hampshire Teen USA Competition. She had made …
Friday, November 18, 2016
Tom Riley, of Bedford, founder of Riley Enterprises and former president of the New Hampshire Association of Realtors, was installed as 2017 National Association of Realtors treasurer Monday in Orlando, …
Friday, November 18, 2016
When a business starts as a happy ending/new beginning, how can you go wrong? Sun Shui, a restaurant in Bedford featuring Chinese, Japanese and Korean fare, began as the business …
Friday, November 18, 2016 | By KATHLEEN PALMER Staff Writer
Julia Arciere remembers what it felt like to be in eighth grade and not want to hang out with "little kids." Arciere is a former "club kid," and now she …
Friday, November 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Bedford High School Theater Company will present "The Drowsy Chaperone" at 7 p.m. Nov. 11 and 12, 2 p.m. Nov. 13, and 7 p.m. Nov. 18 and 19. $12 adults, …
Friday, November 11, 2016
One of Scouting's driving principles is "doing a good turn daily." Scouts at all levels participate in good turns and service projects. Some of these are for a rank advancement, …
Friday, November 11, 2016
On Wednesday, Nov. 16, the Bedford Rotary Club will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the Manchester Country Club to recruit new members from the Bedford business community. …
Friday, November 11, 2016
The Troop 5 Boy Scouts of Bedford have been busy with all the things that make scouting fun: Camping trips, high adventure activities (such as those at a recent weekend …
Friday, November 11, 2016
Making connections. That's what Monica Gallant was happy to see happen between families and organizations that help keep youths healthy, safe, and alcohol- and drug-free during a recent event. The …
Friday, November 4, 2016 | By DARRELL HALEN Correspondent
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Friday, November 4, 2016
From Nov. 1 to April 1 of each year, no person shall park any motor vehicle on any public highway between the hours of midnight and 8 a.m. or at …
Friday, November 4, 2016
The Craftworkers' Guild announces this year's New Hampshire Open Doors Craft Shop, which will take place from Friday, Nov. 4, through Sunday, Nov. 6, at the historic Kendall House in …
Friday, November 4, 2016
AMHERST - The good news is that no one in New Hampshire was ever executed as a witch. The bad news is that 153 people in colonial Massachusetts were formally …
Saturday, October 29, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
For the 11th year, the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen is hosting NH Open Doors, a weekend of open studios across the state, on Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 5-6. Visitors are invited …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
AMHERST - Treasures Antiques, Collectables & More will host its 25th annual Holiday Open House and Kitty Angels Fall Fundraising Weekend on Nov. 5-6. Festivities will run from 10 a.m.-5 …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Bedford Off Broadway has announced auditions for their winter show "Play On" by Rick Abbot. It will be directed by Joe Pelonzi and stage managed by Pat Napolitano. Auditions are …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
In this time of extreme drought for much of New Hampshire, we should take a moment to reflect upon water - our most precious resource. Every living creature on Earth, …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
This past August, Bob Jozokos, associate principal and administrator for world language at Bedford High School, and Jody Brown, a French teacher at BHS, traveled to Mazamet, France, to establish …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
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