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HOLLIS - Why mushrooms? Why not butter­flies or birds or wildflowers? The question was for Stephanie Doyle, the leader of a "mushroom foray" through Beaver Brook's forests on Sunday. The answer was easy to understand. Doyle had started with photography, and in the realm of …

Friday, July 24, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Bedford Town Council and Bedford Public Library are pleased to announce the governor and executive coun­cil's award of a $387,842 Renewable Energy Fund grant. In combination with town funds …
Friday, July 24, 2015
MANCHESTER - The YWCA NH is accepting nominations for the 2015 Susan B. Anthony Award. This annual award recog­nizes the contributions of outstanding women who live or work in New …
Friday, July 24, 2015
BEDFORD - Norman­deau Associates Inc., an em­ployee-owned environmen­tal consulting firm located in Bedford, announced changes to its leadership team. The Board of Directors approved the new appointments, im­plementing the next …
Friday, July 24, 2015
The Rotary Club of Bedford awarded three scholarships this year to graduating seniors. The Rotary Service Award Scholarship of $2,500 was given to Elias Ashooh of Bedford High School who …
Friday, July 24, 2015
MANCHESTER - Governor Maggie Hassan has made it a priority to support STEM (Science, Technology, Engi­neering and Math) education in the state of New Hamp­shire and released a 61-page report …
Friday, July 24, 2015
Twenty smiling New York City children boarded buses on June 29, headed for this area, and reunited with their host families as the bus ar­rived in Bedford. This sum­mer, close …
Friday, July 24, 2015
Kayla Moreno, Bailey Nixon and Kate Shooshan, students at Bedford High, recently attended Granite Girls State, a program con­ducted by the American Legion Auxiliary. They were joined by high school …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
BEDFORD HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED SolAmor Hospice, a provider of hospice care, is seeking volunteers in Greater Nashua and Manchester. Some ways hospice volunteers can serve are by providing one-on-one companionship, …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
LIBRARY Bedford Public Library, 3 Meetinghouse Road, 472-2300, reference@bedfordnh.org, bedfordnhlibrary.org. ONLINE ACCESS TO FREE MOVIES, MUSIC The Bedford Public Library now has public availability to thousands of movies, televi­sion shows, music …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
CASTLETON COLLEGE Lauren Crandall gradu­ated this spring with a Bach­elor of Social Work in social work, sociology from Castle­ton (Vt.) College. CLEMSON UNIVERSITY The following local stu­dents were named to …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Extensive flower gardens at Beaver Brook flourish with compost-enriched soil. (Kathy Cleveland) …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
FEATURE LYNDEBOROUGH - Compost has been called black gold, and for good reason - gardeners love the way it enriches soil. And New Hampshire soils usually need improvement before they are …
Thursday, July 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Children's Trust, the Governor's designated statewide community-based child abuse prevention agen­cy, is seeking four new mem­bers to join their board of directors in January. The …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
MANCHESTER - Granite State Brewers As­sociation will host their second annual Summerfest Beer Festival and Chicken Wing Showdown on July 25 at Arms Park. The festivities begin for VIP ticket …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
MANCHESTER - The Majestic Theatre will pres­ent "Fox on the Fairway," at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 10 and 11 and 2 p.m. Sunday, July 12, at the Man­chester …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
BENEDICTINE COLLEGE Laura Dickey was named to the spring 2015 dean's list at Benedictine College in Atchinson, Kan. BRYANT UNIVERSITY Elizabeth Katherine Wardwell, a sophomore ac­tuarial mathematics major was named …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Human beings have been swimming for eons - Stone Age paintings from around 7,000 years ago show people making their way through water. And why not? It's nearly the perfect …
Thursday, July 9, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MANCHESTER - On June 19, City Year New Hampshire honored 54 AmeriCorps members dur­ing a graduation ceremony at the Palace Theater in Man­chester, for over 91,000 hours of collective service …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
BEDFORD - A team of 22 members of Pi Kappa Phi fraternity were in Bed­ford June 28-July 2 complet­ing a service-learning con­struction event called Build America. The team was at …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
The Department of New Hampshire Veterans of For­eign Wars held its annual convention during the weekend of June 19-21 at the Best Western Conference Center in Manchester. Bedford Post Commander …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
BEDFORD DEADLINE The deadline for submitting items to the calendar is 5 p.m. Friday. Please send your items to cabnews@cabinet.com at least two weeks prior to the event. COMMUNITY EVENTS …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
The Bedford Public Li­brary challenges you to dive into lots of books this summer. Join your fellow readers for Seven Book Summer and the Teen Eight Book Challenge. Sign up …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
MANCHESTER - The New Hampshire Fisher Cats announced that they are looking to fill a plethora of posi­tions, and they are looking for the right kids for the open gigs. …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
GOFFSTOWN - Ann Trainor Domingue's exhibit, titled "Sunstrokes," will be on display at Sullivan Fram­ing and Fine Art Gallery in Bedford through July. Open­ing reception will be held 6-9 p.m. …
Thursday, July 9, 2015
After he signed the Dec­laration of Independence, John Adams wanted Ameri­cans to go all out celebrating Independence Day. New Hampshire towns typically comply, with fire­works, parades and other kinds of …
Friday, July 3, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD - Wednes­day, June 17, was an evening of inspiration for CASA of New Hampshire as it capped its 26th year with its annual celebration honoring CASA advocates and community …
Friday, July 3, 2015
EDITOR'S NOTE: Calen­dar items are submitted by readers and are only lightly edited. Items should be sub­mitted at least two weeks in advance. BEDFORD DEADLINE The deadline for submitting items …
Friday, July 3, 2015
It is almost here. The 10th Annual Antique and Classic Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show to benefit the Bedford Historical Society. Join us on Saturday, June 27, as we fill …
Friday, June 26, 2015
MANCHESTER – If you’re going to visit the Currier Museum of Art, you can leave your opera glasses and ermine stole at home. “Art museums have a reputation for being …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By KATHLEEN PALMER Staff Writer
The annual McQuesten Brook watershed cleanup during World Environment Week was a tremendous success. The New Hampshire Rivers Council was joined by volunteers from Anheuser-Busch in Merrimack, with funding for …
Friday, June 19, 2015
New England summers are so short you want that to squeeze every drop of pleasure out of them and not break the bank. Here’s one way to do that: Grab …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
On April 15, Coalition for Bedford Youth teens presented a check to the Salvation Army Kids’ Cafe program in Manchester. The proceeds from the raffle, collected from the entertaining and …
Friday, June 12, 2015
Leadership New Hampshire, whose mission is “building a community of informed and engaged leaders,” announced its Class of 2016. The 39 associates include people from across New Hampshire who will …
Friday, June 12, 2015
The National Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team will travel to the state this summer to play two games that will benefit Veterans Count, a program of Easter Seals New Hampshire. …
Friday, June 12, 2015
GOFFSTOWN – UpReach Therapeutic Equestrian Center needs volunteers to help in the barn or provide support in therapeutic horseback riding and driving lessons. Barn volunteers will provide assistance with turning …
Thursday, June 11, 2015
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