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Movies have been a big part of American culture for more than 100 years. At one time, almost every town had a theater, or at least a place where movies could be shown. Jeffrey Klenotic, associate professor and director of communicative art at the University …

Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Early birds entered en masse through the doors of the new Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy, located at 7 Kilton Rd., in Bedford. The grand opening held at 7 a.m. on …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By Loretta Jackson Correspondent
CONCORD - The stakes are high for dozens of nongame species in New Hampshire that are tied directly to habitat diversity. To help protect habitat and restore species like the …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Bedford resident Kim D'Agostino is organizing a fundraiser for Camp Sunshine from 4-8 p.m. June 26, at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 190 Meetinghouse Road. The event will include dinner, a …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
BEDFORD - Each week, the Bedford Farmers Market hosts more than 30 vendors who bring produce, meat, eggs, cheese, baked goods and locally-grown and homemade products. From 3-6 p.m. stroll …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Sweet, delicate and lovely, the strawberry has been cultivated for centuries - and before it was cultivated, people would search woodlands to find the tiny red fruits hidden under green …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD - The Longest Day is a team event to raise awareness for the Alzheimer's Association. Held annually on the summer solstice, Monday June 20, the duration of this sunrise-to-sunset …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Reflecting the talented community of Bedford, an inaugural art show/silent auction will be held on Saturday, June 18, from 3-5 p.m., at Bethany Covenant Church. This is a community event …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Bedford's South River Road Project is nearing completion. The final wearing course (top coat) of asphalt on project side streets is scheduled to be complete by June 24. The wearing …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
BEDFORD - Hannaford Supermarkets will unveil its largest and most-innovative supermarket in New Hampshire with a grand opening celebration on Saturday, June 18, beginning at 7 a.m. The 68,000-square-foot Bedford …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
More than 40 New Hampshire high schools elected 90 sophomores to participate in Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership of New Hampshire's Camp Leadership, a three-day seminar held in Contoocook. Students participated …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
BEDFORD - Chief John Bryfonski is pleased to announce that the Bedford Police Department participated in this year's Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit their local Special Olympics team. Nine …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
MANCHESTER - On May 9, The Manchester Food Co-op officially launched a capital investment campaign with the goal of raising $1.5 million by June 30 in an effort to assist …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
It has often been said that religion and politics do not make a meaningful conversation. The following article is proof of that statement. Early settlers in Bedford lost little time …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
A hike or walk outdoors is a wonderful way to relax and exercise at any time of year. People of all fitness levels and experience can enjoy nature walks and …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Travel Council is accepting entries for the Loonie Awards, a professional awards program designed to recognize the most creative and effective examples of New Hampshire …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - Five hundred years ago, huge sailing ships plied the oceans. Called galleons, they fought wars, transported cargo between European ports and protected smaller ships from pirates. Longer, …
Sunday, June 12, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD - New Hampshire Employment Security is hosting the Manchester Job and Resource Fair on Thursday, June 16, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral at …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Bedford resident Jack McCahill, a member Boy Scout Troop 414, has built an American flag repository for the town of Bedford for his Eagle Scout Project. The repository will be …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
MANCHESTER - Several local businesses will be honored at the 15th annual Best of NH Awards Party from 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium. While indulging …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
BEDFORD - Tuesday, June 14 marks the opening day of the annual Bedford Farmers Market. The market runs every Tuesday through Oct. 4 in the St. Elizabeth Seton church parking …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
The Pan Mass Challege is a 192-mile, 2-day bicycle ride from Sturbridge, Mass., to Provincetown, Mass., that raises funds for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. This is Katherine Jansen's 9th …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
HOLLIS - Chip Hardy is part of the sixth generation to operate the Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis, and his 34-year-old son Trevor is part of the seventh. There is …
Sunday, June 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
During its annual Spring Luncheon held May 19, the Bedford Women's Club celebrated its charitable donations to organizations which impact Bedford residents. It also installed the 2016-17 officers and directors. …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
BEDFORD - Frederick's Pastries has been selected by the readers of New Hampshire Magazine as "Best of NH 2016" for Best Bakery, Best Cakes and Best Pastries. The winners will …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
The next meeting of the Bedford Italian Cultural Society will be held Thursday, June 16, downstairs in the Bedford Public Library. Our speakers will be Charlie and Alexandra Schack, who …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
NASHUA - The Toyota of Nashua Gate City Series announced five races starting at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, June 23, with the Salvation Army Run Into Summer 5K at Greeley Park …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
CONCORD - While spending time in New Hampshire's woods and wetlands this year, help the Reptile and Amphibian Reporting Program by reporting wildlife sightings. Your efforts help biologists fill in …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MILFORD - Roger McAllister's fellow soldiers knew he wasn't well. Ants crawled over his face and his helmet tipped forward off his head. It was more than 100 steamy degrees …
Saturday, May 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MANCHESER - The Kiwanis Club of Manchester honored Desmond Powell, senior at West High School and member of the school's Key Club, with the Robert P. Connelly Medal of Heroism …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Each year, the UNH President's Commission on the Status of Women recognizes the commitment of its faculty, staff and students in making the university a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
CONCORD - With the arrival of spring, many species of wildlife are giving birth. Finding young wildlife can be exciting, but in most cases, even if it appears abandoned, the …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
According to a recent report by Connectict tick-borne disease expert Dr. Sandra Bushmich, data indicates that a new form of tick-borne illness, Borrelia miyamotoi, is growing. Unlike Lyme disease, which …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
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. …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
MILFORD - The idea of freedom is baked into New Hampshire's self-image, but the historical reality has not always lived up to the ideal. Milford, Portsmouth and many other towns …
Sunday, May 22, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Rotary Club of Bedford invites you to its 42nd Bedford Rotary Memorial Road Race on Saturday, May 21. This family-oriented 5K, 12K and kids race offers a family-fun atmosphere …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
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