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BEDFORD – The state recently received a boost in addressing homelessness among veterans when the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced that the New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority will receive an additional 25 housing choice vouchers to use as part of the Veterans …

Friday, December 12, 2014
The Thanksgiving snow provided a lot of fun for our 11 grandchildren who live in New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Washington State and came to our home in Bedford for the …
Friday, December 12, 2014
Christmas trees are going fast but the Bedford Men’s Club still has trees for sale.There are 9-foot to 10-foot-tall trees for that big room you may have. Santa will be …
Friday, December 12, 2014
MANCHESTER – The Made in NH Expo, to be held April 17-19 at the Radisson Hotel/Center of Center of New Hampshire in Manchester, has been a leader in the buy-local …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The Kiwanis Club of Manchester provided its annual Celebrate With a Child holiday event at the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester this past Saturday, Dec. 6. This year’s event …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The 2014 New Hampshire Jewish Film Festival will return Tuesday, Dec. 16, with a special event film and speaker presentation of “Body and Soul: The State of the Jewish Nation,” …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services reminds residents that snow and ice can damage outdoor heating oil, propane and natural gas tanks, and the piping connecting the tank to …
Friday, December 12, 2014
Bedford Youth Performing Company is holding auditions for “Shrek the Musical” from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16. Children in grades 7-12 are invited to audition at the studio at 155 …
Thursday, December 11, 2014
CONCORD – Healthy Eating Active Living New Hampshire it is taking applications from schools for the 2015 “ED”ies award. Applications are due by Friday, Jan. 9, and can be downloaded …
Friday, December 12, 2014
CONCORD – New Hampshire hunters can share their fall harvest with the needy through the Hunt for the Hungry program at the New Hampshire Food Bank. Once again this fall, …
Friday, December 5, 2014
The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services reminds residents that snow and ice can damage outdoor heating oil, propane and natural gas tanks, and the piping connecting the tank to …
Friday, December 5, 2014
Aspiring to make a difference in the lives of Bedford-area children and their families, and to mark the official entrance of Primrose Schools into New Hampshire, Primrose Schools franchise owners …
Friday, December 5, 2014
The Friends of the Bedford Library will be holding their annual pie and baked goods sale in the foyer of the Library on Saturday, November 22, from 10 a.m. to …
Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Cathy Farrell
Manchester Monarchs mascot Max high-fives Riddle Brook School students as they board buses at the end of the day on Friday, November 7th outside the school in Bedford. Max was …
Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Judy Emmert
Recognizing military veterans is a Bedford tradition. On Dec. 11, the Bedford Women’s Club will recognize Bedford resident Anthony DiNardo for his service in the Army Air Corps during World …
Friday, November 14, 2014 | By Bedford Women’s Club
Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced the names of about 16,000 semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program recently. These academically talented high school seniors have …
Friday, November 14, 2014
NASHUA – The Nashua Panthers will host a Boston Bruins alumni game at Conway Arena at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16. “This is a real honor to welcome so many …
Friday, November 14, 2014
Results are in from the midterm election, but New Hampshire’s youngest residents are now out in full force, voting for their favorite picture books to see which will win the …
Friday, November 14, 2014
The trees are mostly bare and the leaf peepers have come and gone, but the memories of fall 2014 live on in photos from The Cabinet Press’ fall foliage photo …
Friday, November 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – The American Red Cross New Hampshire Region is seeking hero nominations from community members for its 2015 Heroes Breakfast. The nationwide event that recognizes and honors ordinary people …
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Anyone who lives in the Granite State knows there is a burgeoning arts community out here. Literally thousands of artists toil in their studios every day, producing a bewildering array …
Friday, November 7, 2014 | By Eric Stanway Correspondent
Elizabeth “Betsy” Craumer, Bedford pastel painter and teacher, will open her studio to participate in New Hampshire’s Open Doors tour Nov. 8-9. This annual state-wide event and shopping opportunity offers …
Friday, November 7, 2014
“Three New Hampshire Views” is a three-person art show that is currently in the Art Trek Gallery in Swanzey. Eileen Belanger, of New Boston, works in acrylics, Elizaberth Craumer, of …
Thursday, November 6, 2014
All work and no play? Not in the Bedford Women’s Club The Bedford Women’s Club is a social organization that gives back to the community by raising money for scholarships …
Friday, October 31, 2014 | By Kathleen Catania  and Lynn Evans Co-chairs of BWC Interest Groups
BEDFORD – They might drive sensible cars, but people can dream – dream it’s 1964 and they are driving a red VW Beetle along a California highway, or dream their …
Friday, October 31, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Glowing jack-o-lanterns, festive decorations, spooky costumes – Halloween offers tons of festive fun, but it does come with hidden fire dangers that can be truly scary. By following some simple …
Friday, October 24, 2014
Some winter farmers markets are poised to open, as the bounty of fresh fruits, vegetables and other local goods offered during the summer’s outdoor markets draws to a close. This …
Friday, October 24, 2014 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
It’s easy to appreciate New Hampshire’s forest this time of year – few places on earth match our display of fall foliage. To add to the sheer visual brilliance, more …
Friday, October 24, 2014
MILFORD – There’s something for everyone at the Southern New Hampshire Expo this year. And this year, it’s happening on a day when nearly everyone can go. The Expo is …
Friday, October 17, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Bedford’s annual Fire Department open house was held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7. A live fire demonstration was the hit of the night, outlining the importance of sprinkler systems. …
Friday, October 17, 2014
CONCORD – The Committee of Merit of the NH Fire Service & Emergency Medical Service presented the 2014 The New Hampshire Emergency Medical Services Educator of the Year Award to …
Friday, October 17, 2014
Camp Allen’s Night of Comedy was a huge success on Friday, Oct. 10. Pictured here are camper Bryan Filteau; Camp Allen Board Chair, Sebastian Grasso; and Mary Constance, Executive Director. …
Friday, October 17, 2014
Friday, October 10, 2014 | By KATHLEEN PALMER Staff Writer
MANCHESTER – A “spin at the wheel” by T-Bones Bedford patrons brought in more than $7,500 for the animals at the Animal Rescue League of Bedford. For a two-week period, …
Friday, October 10, 2014
GOFFSTOWN – An anonymous donor agreed to match any contributions made to the Hay for UpReach fund to help feed the therapeutic horses and ponies through the winter months. UpReach …
Friday, October 10, 2014
Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa announces its newest opening at the Bedford Mall, 79 South River Road, on Sunday, Oct. 12. The spa, which will be the first …
Friday, October 10, 2014
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