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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 fun. Amherst is where the political excitement will be Saturday, since its annual Fourth 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
New Hampshire Chapter 320 of the Korean War Veterans Association will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 13, at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, preceded by a light …
Thursday, June 11, 2015 | Submitted by Conrad Perreault
AMHERST – The Joe English Trail Challenge is an event unique in the region. It features unimproved trails with unbridged stream crossings, boulder fields and demanding terrain. There were 108 …
Friday, June 5, 2015
LYNDEBOROUGH – They are twice the size of your pet cat, and sometimes they can take down a deer. They are bobcats, and the brutal winter of 2014-15 meant bad …
Friday, June 5, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Bedford High School’s DECA club flew down to Orlando to participate in DECA’s 27th International Career Development Conference, with 15,000 students competing from all over the world from April 25­-29. …
Friday, June 5, 2015
Bedford is a town with a lot of history since it was incorporated in 1750. On Saturday, Sept. 19, the Bedford Historical Society will host a self-guided tour of Bedford’s …
Friday, June 5, 2015
After eight months of researching and applying their knowledge, Bedford High School seniors will present their senior projects to the Bedford community from Tuesday-Friday, June 2-5. Senior project is the …
Friday, May 29, 2015
It didn’t appear to be a significant meeting, what with only five people sitting in a circle – but it might end up being very significant. That small group is …
Friday, May 29, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MANCHESTER – If you’re like most Americans, you don’t know the signs of stroke. Only 8 percent of those surveyed recently in the American Stroke Association/Ad Council Stroke Awareness Continuous …
Friday, May 29, 2015
NASHUA – The New Hampshire Writers’ Project and the Nashua Community College honors program will host a weeklong conference in July for teen writers interested in developing their writing chops. …
Friday, May 29, 2015
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Alexandra D. Dubois graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. Dubois completed an intensive eight-week program that included …
Friday, May 29, 2015
Members of the Bedford and Merrimack Lions teamed up on Saturday, May 16, to clean a section of Daniel Webster Highway. The Merrimack Lions Club sponsors a 2-mile stretch of …
Friday, May 29, 2015
WILTON – New Hampshire-based hotel owner-operators Roedel Cos. donated 6,800 meals to the New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire. The food will be distributed to …
Friday, May 29, 2015
A household hazardous waste day will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at the Bedford Highway Garage, 19 Chubbuck Road. This is for Bedford residents only. Your vehicle …
Friday, May 29, 2015
CONCORD – As the summer hiking season gets underway, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department reminds outdoor enthusiasts to buy their Hike Safe Card before they hit the trails. …
Friday, May 29, 2015
Here are recent college achievements by Bedford students: CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE Dylan Kiely participated in the second annual 48-hour Playwriting Competition at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt. Students  met at 5 …
Friday, May 29, 2015
MANCHESTER – These Bedford students were named to the honor roll for the second trimester of the 2014-15 school year at The Derryfield School. HIGHEST HONORS GRADE 9: Taylor Carrobis, …
Friday, May 29, 2015
AMHERST – Danielle Sherman had her heart set on a roast beef sandwich, and she was disappointed it was off the menu at Tim Ganos’ Grazing Gourmet food truck – …
Friday, May 15, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts is seeking nominations for the 2015 Governor’s Arts Awards as part of its 50-year celebration of supporting the arts in New Hampshire. …
Friday, May 15, 2015
Bedford College Consulting LLC is hosting a free, one-hour college admissions seminar at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, in the Bedford Old Town Hall. Sponsored by the Bedford Parks and …
Friday, May 15, 2015
Former Manchester Fire Marshall and Civil War re-enactor Vincent Toland Jr. received a royalty check which he will donate to the Civil War Trust, a national organization devoted to preserving …
Friday, May 15, 2015
After the brutal winter, even non-gardeners feel the urge to go outside, dig in the dirt and create some beauty in the form of flowers and shrubs. For the inexperienced …
Friday, May 8, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Bedford Garden Club Digging Crew, headed by Kerri Coffey, is working to divide perennial plant donations in time for the club’s Annual Plant Sale on May 16, 9-11 a.m. …
Friday, May 8, 2015
Triolo’s Bakery in Bedford has taken multiple wins at the National Capitol Area Cake Show. Master designer Bryson Perkins won first place for Masters Sculpted Cake, first place Masters Floral …
Friday, May 8, 2015
On Monday, May 11, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Bedford Public Library, Greater Bedford Womenade will host Stuart Cameron, executive chef of the Hanover Street Chop House, as the final …
Friday, May 8, 2015
Local honor high school senior, Olivia Blake, hosted a week of “pennies for patients” thru the LLS foundation recently. Realizing that her week of collecting would fall during election, when …
Friday, May 8, 2015
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