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BROOKLINE - For more than half a century, state and local conservation groups have been eyeing two pieces of riverfront property along the Nissitissit River in Brookline. The parcels, owned by the Austin and Martin families and farmed for generations, are on both sides of …

Friday, January 13, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
On Friday evening, Jan. 6, there was an Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Troop 414 Eagle number 109, Daniel Joseph Mullen, held at the Bedford Presbyterian Church. More than …
Friday, January 13, 2017
BEDFORD - For the first time since its founding 53 years ago, Derry Medical Center has opened a primary care office on the west side of the Merrimack River, at …
Friday, January 13, 2017
BEDFORD - EmbroidMe of Nashua and Bedford is excited to welcome Sales & Marketing Manager, Jane Buck, to the team. Jane brings extensive experience in the marketing and sales fields …
Friday, January 13, 2017
BEDFORD - A local commercial realtor with KW Commercial has been awarded the 2017 New England Chapter CCIM Course Scholarship. Dave Gambaccini, a Bedford resident and commercial realtor with KW …
Friday, January 13, 2017
Students at the Primrose School at Bedford Hills donated non-perishable food items recently to the N.H. Food Bank, a program of N.H. Catholic Charities, and Liberty House Inc., which provides …
Friday, January 13, 2017
AMHERST - Kevin Skarupa was 7 when the Blizzard of 1978 hit Nashua, closing school for three days and possibly setting him on a career path. "How did it happen," …
Friday, January 6, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Friday, January 6, 2017
BEDFORD - On Monday, Jan. 9, Trinity Early Learning Center will open its doors to the youngest members of Bedford and its neighboring communities. TELC is the primary outreach of …
Friday, January 6, 2017
Members of the Bedford Women's Club, a nearly 200 member social and charitable group, gathered on Thursday, Dec. 8, and enjoyed a festive holiday luncheon at the Bedford Village Inn. …
Friday, January 6, 2017
BEDFORD - Bedford area fitness enthusiasts have a new facility to get active, stay in shape and take customized fitness classes, without the impersonal, intimidating atmosphere that can come with …
Friday, January 6, 2017
Due to the extraordinary generosity of a Bedford couple, construction and renovation are underway for a dynamic new gathering place in the very center of the Saint Anselm College campus. …
Friday, December 30, 2016
On Saturday, Dec. 10, Monument Square and the surrounding streets were all aglow with almost 3000 luminary candles showing off our beautiful Monument Square and historic buildings. Residents, friends and …
Friday, December 30, 2016
BEDFORD - Chief John J. Bryfonski and the Bedford Police Department are reminding residents to secure their vehicles and belongings following multiple motor vehicle break-ins recently. According to Bedford Police, …
Friday, December 30, 2016
MANCHESTER - The Manchester Community Music School would like to congratulate Merrimack resident Matthew Wood on being named Musician of the Month for December! Matt has been attending the Music …
Friday, December 30, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Rotary Club would like to thank all of the runners and sponsors who, yet again, made the Thanksgiving 5K Turkey Trot a success. There were over …
Friday, December 30, 2016
British Invasion Night was a smashing success, thanks to incredible performers and repertoire that all music fans, young and old, were able to rock out to. Hosted by seniors Curtis …
Friday, December 23, 2016 | Nicole Poitras Hollis Brookline High School
MERRIMACK - This year's Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest theme is A Celebration of Peace. Lions clubs from all over the state of New Hamphshire sponsor students from their …
Friday, December 23, 2016
Let the winter fun begin! If sledding, skating, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, building snowmen, or walks in the woods are your favorite winter pastimes, there are places right here in Bedford …
Friday, December 23, 2016
MILFORD - "Chestnuts roasting on an open fire ..." goes the old Christmas song, but most people living today have never enjoyed the sweet nuts from the American chestnut tree. …
Friday, December 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Manchester Community College business professor Michael Magoon assigned his advertising classes  service-learning projects this fall semester. Students were given several options to choose from in order to help local companies …
Friday, December 16, 2016
HOLLIS - "In every dog is the soul of a wolf, " goes the dog food commercial, and dog owners presumably warm to the message that their golden retriever or …
Saturday, December 10, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer 
For nearly 70 years, Bedford has had a fir tree dedicated as a living memorial to our community's men and women who have served in the armed forces. And, thanks …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
CONCORD - A Bedford child was recently honored as a "Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent" at a statewide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Emalie Harrington, of Bedford, …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
HOLLIS - A Banana Glamorizer or a Hokey Pokey Snowball Maker? How about a Saratoga Potato Chip Maker? For anyone who loves old kitchen gadgets, the Lawrence Barn was the …
Monday, December 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Lurgio Middle School celebrated its 10th annual Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 23-31. This year's campaign slogan was "YOLO so... be drug free." Members of the Students Against Destructive Decisions …
Monday, December 5, 2016
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Monday, December 5, 2016
MANCHESTER - The season of giving is here with Christmas day fast approaching. One segment of the population that is often overlooked during this time is teenagers. The Kiwanis Club …
Monday, December 5, 2016
Bedford Girl Scout (Brownie) Troop 21050 is doing a community service project by collecting gently used and new winter coats through Friday, Dec. 2. The coats will be donated to …
Friday, November 25, 2016
Support local veterans this holiday season by becoming their Secret Santa. For the seventh consecutive year, Just Naturals has coordinated with local nursing homes and the Liberty House in Manchester …
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Bedford High School marching band and color guard will participate in two New Hampshire parades this holiday season - Salem's holiday parade and Hampton's Christmas parade. The Salem parade …
Friday, November 25, 2016
A cataract is a clouding of the eye's natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people older …
Friday, November 25, 2016 | Kevin M. Chauvette Merrimack Vision Care
The Paralegal Association of New Hampshire announced its 2016-17 board of directors. Aniko Bouley, ACP, of Bedford, will serve as director at large. Bouley is a corporate paralegal with the …
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Bedford Men's Club is hold its annual Christmas tree sale at the Bedford Village Shops on Route 101 starting Saturday, Nov. 26. This holiday tradition has been the main …
Friday, November 25, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Police Department would like to remind residents that the winter parking ban is now in effect. The ban is in effect until April 15. From 11 …
Friday, November 25, 2016
Submitted by Jeanene Procopis Bedford Land Trust trustee While Bedford residential agricultural zoning still favors large lots with a 1.5 minimum acreage for single-family dwellings, one wonders what may happen …
Friday, November 25, 2016
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