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WILTON – The Abbot family was one of the earliest to settle in Wilton. Their homestead is on Abbott Hill Road which is named for them, although now misspelled. Two of those earlytownspeople designed and operated the starch mill in Mason, now part of the …

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | By Jessie Salisbury Correspondent
AMHERST – The Milford woman killed on Route 101A on Wednesday, Oct. 22, was traveling about 80 mph when she crossed into the opposite lanes, sideswiped a car, then drove …
Thursday, October 30, 2014 | From staff reports
Bridge repairs on Route 122 over Route 101 in Amherst are set to begin Monday, Nov. 3, Traffic will be reduced to one lane during repairs to the bridge deck, …
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
WILTON – Locals Cafe on Main Street will present The Undaunted Professor Harp and his blues band on Saturday, Oct. 25. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $20. …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
The Cabinet and Telegraph have begun putting responses from local candidates for state Representative, state Senate and Executive Council seats online. Under this program, which has run for several years, …
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
“Do a taste test,” said Allan Bald, offering samples of the Flying Butcher’s steak tips. So I tried piece of savory beef and then went around the corner and tasted …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Milford’s Share Outreach celebrates its new addition …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The cast of the Young American College of Performing Arts, Corona, Calif., is invading the East coast from Indiana to New Jersey and will be in Milford and Nashua from …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
MILFORD – Discount retailer Ocean State Job Lot plans to move into the old Stop & Shop supermarket building on Nashua Street. According to the town planning department, the store …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Rivers like to meander, to set their own channels and wander over their flood plains. Left to themselves, river courses are changed by storms, by temporary blocking of …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By Jessie Salisbury Correspondent
MILFORD – Beaver are clever animals, but they don’t think the way we do. “Fortunately they do little deductive reasoning,” is how Skip Lisle puts it. Lisle invented a device …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Milford’s second Cumberland Farms is apparently not replacing the old one at 142 Nashua St. near the Milford Oval. Corporate representatives were at a grand opening last week …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Residents were back before selectmen last week to complain about the breaching of a beaver dam at Heron Pond. It was the second time since the Department of …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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 …
Thursday, October 23, 2014 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
MILFORD – This Sunday the Wadleigh Memorial Library trustees will hold an open house to inform residents about a planned $5 million expansion and renovation. Residents are invited to join …
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
MILFORD – The town assessing office has had reports that a company called Data Transaction is sending mail solicitations asking people to pay to correct data about their property. Property …
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
MILFORD – After a morning of rain, the big crowds for the Pumpkin Festival on Saturday didn’t come out until about 2 in the afternoon, and then they really came …
Thursday, October 16, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
116 years ago, 1898 A fine lawn tennis court was being built on Highland Avenue, on the premises owned by John McLane. When completed, the facilities were to be opened …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
MILFORD – There’s something for everyone at the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce Expo this year. And this year, it’s happening on a day when nearly everyone can go. The …
Thursday, October 16, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Nine boys and girls in pink or blue chefs hats and aprons were intent on the day’s task: making macaroni and cheese from scratch. And not ordinary mac and cheese, …
Thursday, October 16, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – Marti Warren was so sick some days she could barely walk across the street. Warren, who was named Amherst Citizen of the Year this year for her decades …
Thursday, October 16, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – The town’s bridges are the top spending priority for next year, according to the Capital Improvement Plan Advisory Committee. Nine bridge were identified by the Department of Public …
Thursday, October 16, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Show and sell your crafts at the Lyndeborough Apple Festival, from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the old Town Hall, 1131 Center Road in old Lyndeborough Center. Call 654-2927 …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
PETERBOROUGH – According to The Ultimate Chocolate Blog, which lists, state by state, businesses that make chocolate from “bean to bar,” New Hampshire has no such craft chocolate makers, although …
Thursday, October 9, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Karen Walker and her husband, Bill, closed up their gift shop, Karen’s Kollectibles, this summer, intending to retire, but it was a short retirement. The Walkers are planning …
Thursday, October 9, 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 …
Thursday, October 9, 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 …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
2014 Best of Souhegan winners Subcategory Name 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 …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
MILFORD – The first Milford pumpkin festival was held during the tail end of a hurricane. Marilyn Kenison, one of the organizers, remembers standing among the pumpkins soaking wet, and …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – The police department will soon open a field office at the Walmart Superstore. Chief Mark Reams told selectmen recently that the office will be used randomly by patrol …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – The town’s new ambulance, authorized at the last town meeting, will arrive the week of Oct. 20. Ambulance service director Gary Zirpolo met with selectmen Monday, Sept. 29, …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
GREENFIELD – There are perhaps 8,000 varieties of apples in the world. And because they easily cross pollinate, and naturally mutate, orchardists are constantly finding new varieties. A couple dozen …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
HOLLIS – For 22 years, the Hollis Veterans of Foreign Wars has been helping local veterans in need. Last week, for example, Commander Jim Belanger and about 10 other veterans …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – So you think we live in a democracy and that your vote counts? Lawrence Lessig would like you to examine that idea. Lessig is a professor at Harvard …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – The Peabody Mill Environmental Center has been losing money in recent years, and Recreation Director Craig Fraley told selectmen that expanding its summer camp to a full day …
Thursday, October 2, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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