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BEDFORD – The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a series of workshops on “Essential Skills for Family Caregivers.” The first workshop in the series will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at the Alzheimer’s Association, 166 South River Road. Two additional workshops will follow at …

Friday, February 27, 2015
The Bedford Democrats will meet at 7 p.m., March 4, in the McAllaster Room of the Bedford Public Library to elect town Democratic officers and delegates to the New Hampshire …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | Jerry Hanauer
Bedford American Legion Post 54 will be holding their March meeting on 3 March at Shorty’s Mexican Roadhouse, 206 Route 101 in Bedford. All Bedford veterans are welcome to join …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | Frank Diekmann
BEDFORD – Bonnie Batchelor, director of development at Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, was inducted into the Association of Girl Scout Executives Hall of Fame in Salt …
Friday, February 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – New Hampshire Employment Security and partners will present a Hiring our Heroes Job and Resource Fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Sweeney American Legion Post, …
Friday, February 27, 2015
HOLLIS – You’ve heard them howling at night. Maybe you’ve seen their tracks in the snow. They are coyotes, the largest predator in the region. You wonder about the safety …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – The state Department of Safety recently launched Adopt-A-Hydrant NH as part of a statewide effort to encourage residents to clear 3 feet around hydrants, and to keep hydrants …
Friday, February 20, 2015
Though the weather outside may be a bit frightful with the seemingly constant snowstorms, winter is a wonderful time to get outside and experience nature. Snowshoeing is a great activity …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | By Rebecca Martin Bedford Land Trust Trustee
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association’s fourth annual Restaurant Week New Hampshire will be March 20-27 with a fresh format. The statewide culinary event features more than …
Friday, February 13, 2015
Applications are now being accepted for the titles of Miss Teen New Hampshire and Miss New Hampshire International 2015. The Miss Teen and Miss International pageant will be held at …
Friday, February 13, 2015
State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan announced that because of recent snow, there is a greater urgency to clear roofs of snow and ice that has accumulated. A roof may …
Friday, February 13, 2015
MANCHESTER – At 2 p.m. Sunday, theatre KAPOW continues the ARTiculate Playreading Series in partnership with the Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. The theater company will read Jeffrey …
Friday, February 6, 2015
MANCHESTER – New Hampshire High Tech Council selected six industry experts for two panels at the Entrepreneur Forum at FIRST headquarters, 200 Bedford St. from 5:20-8:30 p.m., Feb. 11. Blair …
Friday, February 6, 2015
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Department of Safety announced the launch of its NH Alerts mobile app, a free tool that notifies users of hazards in the area based on …
Friday, February 6, 2015
MANCHESTER – Eleanor Lathram, of Bedford, was crowned Miss New Hampshire Teen USA during a pageant Sunday, Jan. 18. Samantha Poirier, 23, of Dover, was named Miss New Hampshire USA. …
Friday, February 6, 2015
Thursday, February 5, 2015
BROOKLINE – At 48, Ron Merryman is probably the youngest active member of Brookline American Legion Post 74, and that fact doesn’t bode well for the organization’s continuing vitality. Post …
Friday, January 30, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association has announced that Restaurant Week NH 2015 will take place March 20-27. This marks the fourth year of this statewide, culinary event and, …
Friday, January 30, 2015
During the Feb. 2 meeting of the Manchester Artists Association, Bedford resident Patrick McCay will present a hybrid of a succinct set of slides on what he paints and why, …
Friday, January 30, 2015
MILFORD – JerriAnne Boggis, the woman responsible for spreading the word about Milford’s Harriet Wilson, received the 2015 Martin Luther King Award on Monday. Harriet Wilson was the 19th-century author …
Friday, January 23, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
For the month of January, Sullivan Framing & Fine Art Gallery in Bedford will be featuring the artwork of former New Hampshire resident, Jana Lamberti. Lamberti works exclusively with silk …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – The Actorsingers of Nashua will hold auditions for its spring production of the Gershwin favorite “Crazy For You.” Auditions will be 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, and 7-9 …
Friday, January 23, 2015
A couple of weeks ago, someone living in the outskirts of Brookline got very lucky. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the front porch and called for help, and fire …
Friday, January 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – Among the spectrum of colors, blue is the most popular, symbolizing trust, responsibility, wisdom and tranquility. The latest League of New Hampshire Craftsmen exhibition celebrates the various hues, …
Friday, January 16, 2015
MANCHESTER – The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, reached a record food distribution of 11 million pounds in 2014. That was equivalent to 9,166,666 …
Friday, January 16, 2015
An Eagle Scout recognition ceremony was held at 1 p.m. Dec. 6, for Kyle Michael Paquin. The ceremony was held in a room provided by Acadia Insurance Co. About 50 …
Friday, January 9, 2015
Bean Group has announced that Roger Howe has joined the company’s Bedford real estate office. A longtime resident of Bedford, for more than 18 years, Howe began his real estate …
Friday, January 9, 2015
WILTON – Back in 1972, some residents of Mason had a bright idea – to bring the magic of theatre to local kids. The project was named Andy’s Summer Playhouse, …
Friday, January 2, 2015 | By Eric Stanway Correspondent
When the holidays are over, it’s time to face the fact that there are long winter months ahead. But instead of hunkering down with video games or staring out the …
Friday, December 26, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Donna Guibord, Chair of the Bedford Garden Club Wreath Committee (back row, third from right), recently organized a team of club members to decorate eighteen fresh evergreen wreaths for distribution …
Friday, December 19, 2014
Bates student Danielle Munoz, of Bedford, spent the fall 2014 semester studying abroad in Austria as part of Bates’ fall semester abroad program. Munoz, a 2011 graduate of Bedford High …
Friday, December 19, 2014
No time? No worries. It’s not too late to find a great holiday gift in Bedford, Hollis and Merrimack …
Thursday, December 18, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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 …
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
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