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MILFORD - Ten years ago, Mil­ford United Methodist Church moved into a beautiful new build­ing on a spacious lot on North River Road. The congregation is going to celebrate that anniversary with a Christian music festival on Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 27-28. Church members re­cently talked with …

Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>School Board looking at outsourcing option MILFORD - Outsourc­ing custodial work could come with big savings for the School District, but there could also be big drawbacks. At the School …
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Expert advises Milford to study removal MILFORD - Two years ago, selectmen decided not to dismantle the two downtown dams. Last week, George May, president of the Souhegan Watershed Association, …
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Write
>High bacteria counts found in Wilton WILTON - The Souhe­gan River flowing through downtown Wilton earlier this month was teaming with E. coli bacteria - more than six times the …
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Town will implement new initiative beginning this fall WILTON - This fall, the town will begin imple­menting a local econom­ic development program that will continue into next year, said Jennifer …
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
AMHERST - Local po­lice, along with some kindhearted neighbors, responded to a popular conservation area on Sun­day, Aug. 21, to help locate a missing elderly hiker. New Hampshire Fish and …
Thursday, August 25, 2016
LYNDEBOROUGH - The company rebuilding three portions of Moun­tain Road was given a 10- day extension for comple­tion, but the paving had to be completed by Thurs­day, Aug. 25, in …
Thursday, August 25, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
75 years ago, 1941 The first New Hampshire Gloria Food store was to open in Milford by Louis Aimini at 4 Union St. It would feature special cheese, salami, spaghetti, …
Thursday, August 25, 2016
MILFORD - The five birds in the Town Hall banquet room last week were treated like celebri­ties. Cameras flashed and people oohed and aahed as Jim Parks re­moved each one …
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Butcher is first in role, begins in September WILTON - Scott Butch­er will start his new job as Wilton's first town admin­istrator during the first week in September. Butcher, of …
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
>Results show texting and driving has increased MILFORD - Texting while driving seems to have replaced drinking and driving as the risky behavior of choice among high school students. Despite …
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Firefighters hampered by papers which filled building MILFORD - The 19th-century house on Elm Street that was destroyed by fire last week offered firefighters unusual chal­lenges. It was packed with …
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - Since 2004, the Temple-Wilton Com­munity Farm has held a 99-year lease on Four Cor­ners Farm on Abbott Hill Road. It had been using the 68-acre property since about …
Thursday, August 18, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON - A Temple town official is recover­ing from serious injuries after a motorcycle crash on Route 101 on Monday, Aug. 8. Wilton police say wit­nesses reported the 1994 Honda …
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Milford police joined thousands of other North American police departments on Aug. 2 when they held a National Night Out. Milford's event, in Emerson Park, was relaxed as police cooked …
Thursday, August 11, 2016
>Mont Vernon man was injured in Taiwan MONT VERNON - A little more than a year ago, Alex Haas was fighting for his life after a fun evening at a …
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Renovations scheduled before end of the year MILFORD - Milford's Federal Hill fire tower is expected to receive signif­icant renovations before the end of the year. Thom­as Mansfield, an architect …
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | By DON HIMSEL Staff Writer
>Amherst tries out summer teen program AMHERST - Day camp can be fun for children, but teens and pre-teens need more from a camp experience, and the Am­herst Recreation Depart­ment …
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Complex planned for lot across from Pine Valley Mill MILFORD - The Plan­ning Board last week approved a large self-storage complex across from the Pine Valley Mill apartments, de­spite pleas …
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST - Last win­ter, Craig Fraley met Shaun Hickman on the chairlift at the Crotched Mountain ski area. "He said that we really need a pump track in Am­herst," said …
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> AMHERST - On Mon­day night, Town Admin­istrator Jim O'Mara told selectmen and Mer­rimack Road resident Kevin Dadoly that he and Department of Pub­lic Works Director Bruce Berry have come …
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Fire ripped through a home at 83 Elm St. in Milford on Wednesday, bringing firefighters and equipment from six towns to work on a challenging and stubborn blaze. No one …
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 | By DON HIMSEL Staff Writer
>Area woman killed in auto-pedestrain crash State law enforcement's decision to not release the name of the 17-year-old driver involved in the July 15 fatal auto-pedestrian accident in Lyndeborough is …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By DEAN SHALHOUP Staff Writer
>Heroin use down among local students MILFORD - News about drug use in New Hamp­shire continues to be bad, but there is some relative­ly good news for Milford in a …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> AMHERST - Homeowners on Merrimack Road pleaded with town officials last week to fix what they call a dangerous section of road. During more than 30 years his family …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Milford moves to odd-even restrictions on outdoor use MILFORD - As the drought continues, Mil­ford homeowners and businesses connected to the town water supply now face fines for failing to …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Each of the more than 6,000 bicy­clists who will ride in the Pan-Mass challenge this weekend have their own reasons, and Jenn Dupuis has two: Her grandmother and …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Wilton Town Hall to receive upgrades for ADA compliance WILTON - The entry to the town offices could be made ADA compliant next year. The access from Main Street isn't …
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
LYNDEBOROUGH - The 10th annual Commu­nity Day in Lyndeborough Center on Saturday, Aug. 13, is set to kick off with a hike up Rose Mountain and end with a steak …
Thursday, August 4, 2016
WILTON - Because of deteriorating conditions, the Board of Selectmen decided Monday, July 25, to install "Danger - Keep Off" signs along the dam at the Old Reservoir. The area …
Thursday, August 4, 2016
75 years ago, 1941 Two Milford men were among nine from the area accepted for selec­tive service. They were Raymond G. Ciardelli and Willis Stickney. New Hampshire's next draft call …
Thursday, August 4, 2016
MILFORD - At her me­morial service last week, family and friends of Debess Rogers tried to summon her spirit of com­passion while mourning the loss of a woman they said …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>'We need people's support more than ever' MILFORD - The sum­mer of 2016 has been a terrible one for police, and even in small New England towns it has been …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Less money, more time needed for Mountain Road project LYNDEBOROUGH - The reconstruction of Moun­tain Road is under budget, but it may take a little lon­ger than planned. On Wednesday, …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
PETERBOROUGH - The shooting of a 19-yearold Michigan man by the Greenfield police chief last month was a justified use of deadly force, according a report from the state attorney …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Amherst Planning Board is aiming for a compromise AMHERST - The Planning Board is strug­gling to reach a compro­mise on the issue of tree clearing on Pond Parish Road, where …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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