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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 and charities, but the members also enjoy comradery and have fun together. Besides the general …

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
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Bankers Association announced its participation in National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Bankers across the state will promote cyber security awareness throughout the month of October …
Friday, October 10, 2014
Accountant/CPA: Jason Cillo Steele Associates Tax Preparation & Business Services. Alternative Heating  Solution Company: RDP Water Systems. Antique Shop: Robin’s Egg. Appliance Store: Brennan & MacKay. Art Gallery: Andres Institute …
Friday, October 3, 2014
BEDFORD – Thirty-five people joined the Greater Manchester/Nashua Board of Realtors recently. “It was a great event on August 19, as 35 inductees took the pledge to protect the American …
Friday, October 3, 2014
An invasive organism is an unwelcome pest in any type of ecosystem, be it forest, field, wetland, river, or tidal zone. They are not native to an area and may …
Friday, October 3, 2014 | By Rebecca Martin Bedford Land Trust Trustee
MANCHESTER – Tickets are now on sale for the Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire’s largest fundraiser of the year. This premier event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, …
Friday, October 3, 2014
When the days grow dark, it is important to celebrate the reassuring qualities we find in people. Such qualities have the power of lights in the darkness. Stephanie Johnson, past …
Friday, September 26, 2014
Join Nini Bambini for the 6th annual Nini Palooza from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4. It is an outdoor, rain-or-shine event, at the parking lot on 166 South River …
Friday, September 26, 2014
Gary Williams was recently named the area’s “humanitarian” in The Cabinet’s “Best of Souhegan” contest. But Williams, who is pastor of Milford’s Burns Hill Christian Fellowship church, talks as if …
Friday, September 26, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
On Sept. 27 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., the Bedford Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse …
Friday, September 26, 2014
Get your cameras ready for the fall foliage season. We invite our readers to submit their best photos to our 2014 Fall Foliage Contest. There will be prizes for the …
Friday, September 26, 2014
Bedford is gearing up for its annual Olde Towne Day celebration, set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Sportsman’s and Riley Field complex. Since 1994, Olde Towne …
Friday, September 19, 2014
BEDFORD – Zin-Zen Yoga, owned and operated by Bedford resident Michelle Fabbrini, will open its doors Thursday, Sept. 18. Located in Woodbury Court, at 126 S. River Road, the studio …
Friday, September 12, 2014
It’s time to continue the tradition with the Bedford Olde Towne Day celebration. As the town continues to grow every year, it is comforting to know that on Sept. 20, …
Friday, September 12, 2014
Civil engineering firm Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc., recently announced the addition of Robin Bousa to the company’s board of directors. Bousa is principal and director of Ttransportation systems in VHB’s …
Friday, September 12, 2014
Wellspring Dental Group, a full-service family dental practice with offices in Nashua and Bedford hosted an open house Tuesday, Sept. 9, to showcase their new Bedford practice, at 169 South …
Friday, September 12, 2014
Bean Group is pleased to announce that Linda Moreau has joined the company’s Bedford real estate office. Moreau brings previous experience in sales and contract negotiations to Bean Group. She …
Friday, September 12, 2014
he Wings of Freedom Tour of WWII vintage planes, including a B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator and P-51 Mustang, will return to Nashua Airport on Sept. 10. The visit is …
Friday, September 5, 2014 | By Journal staff
CHICAGO – Legendary comics creator Stan Lee will serve as the honorary chairman of Library Card Sign Up Month in September. During the month, the Campaign for America’s Libraries, the …
Friday, September 5, 2014
When he reached 448 pounds at the age of 32, Jonathan LaMarine was ready to give up. He had tried various weight loss programs but nothing seemed to do the …
Friday, August 29, 2014 | By HEATHER FYFE Correspondent
It’s just down the road a piece, this weekend. The New England John Deere Expo returns, Aug. 22-24, to the Hillsborough County 4-H Youth Center, an agricultural activities center located …
Friday, August 22, 2014 | By Loretta Jackson Correspondent
Bedford Community Television recently received national recognition with a Media Excellence Award from the Partnership for Drug Free Kids. The award was given for the station’s support in helping to …
Friday, August 22, 2014
Colonel Robert Quinn, director of the New Hampshire State Police and Chief John Bryfonski of the Bedford Police Department announce that during the weekend of Aug. 22, State Police troopers …
Thursday, August 21, 2014
BEDFORD – In the depths of the Great Depression, a Pepperell, Mass. veterinarian named Dr. Davis would lift spirits by hosting free entertainments for townspeople, playing movies and serving his …
Friday, August 8, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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