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AMHERST – Plans for a major road project this year looked like bad news for two village businesses that depend on vehicle traffic. The work has been going on for most of the summer and the owners of the two businesses most affected, Moulton’s Market …

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Olivia Skare, center, was in Milford’s Jacques Memorial School on Monday to meet her first grade teacher, Mrs. Pelkey. With Olivia are her mother, Renee, and her sister, Alison, who …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The town of Amherst has a new community development director. Colleen Mailloux replaces Sarah Marchant, who left earlier this year to be Nashua’s community development director. Mailloux, 33, comes from …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The Milford Recreation Department held its annual Kids’ Carnival from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9. The day featured a variety of games, treats and prizes for preschool-aged children through …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
MILFORD – Several people told the Planning Board last week that the town should do more to protect the Brox property from development. They spoke at a public hearing on …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Democrats held an office-opening party in Milford on Aug. 23 with Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster and other local Democrats. Democratic candidates include Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, Gov. Maggie Hassan and Congresswomen …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
MILFORD – With farmstands oveflowing with corn, tomatoes and all the rest of the season’s bounty, it’s a good time to celebrate who made it possible. Milford’s annual Labor Day …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MONT VERNON – John Schuttinger began his new role as principal of Mont Vernons Village School Monday, bringing nearly two decades of teaching and administrative experience with him. For the …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By TINA FORBES Staff Writer
Nick Duquette, of the Milford Police Department, received a plaque from Chief Michael Viola in honor of his 25 years of service. Duquette, a civilian employee, has “been a big …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
MILFORD – Millions of people love The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and it’s hard not to. Ellen is bright, kind, funny, and dances in a way that defies you not to …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Town Administrator Guy Scaife is leaving Milford for a similar job in Rocky Hill, Conn. Scaife, who started a two-week vacation Aug. 22, said he will spend one …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Milford’s Airmar helps Share Outreach …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – Old Home Week was “a wonderful nine days,” Co-chairman Gary Crooker told his committee and other residents at closing ceremonies on Sunday evening, the last event in a …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By Jessie Salisbury Correspondent
LYNDEBOROUGH – Selectmen in Lyndeborough had one public hearing and another lined up. At 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, they presented a proposed ordinance concerning the plowing of snow into …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By Jessie Salisbury Correspondent
WILTON – The wording of the School District warrant article authorizing the construction of the new combined elementary school in Wilton does not clearly define the term “fiscal year,” leaving …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON – On Tuesday, Aug. 12, the Zoning Board of Adjustment agreed to a request from the Board of Selectmen to rehear an appeal from NTV LLC, in the case …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD – With a resolution to the Market Basket crisis looking possible for the end of this week, the Milford store’s assistant manager said he is optimistic that Arthur T. …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – Heavy rains on Wednesday, Aug. 13, caused a section of King Brook Road near the stone arch bridge to collapse, sending several hundred feet of bank on the …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD – Thieves who stole from the concession stand at the North River Road sports fields this summer might want to think twice before they try again. According to Kevin …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – An energy audit of the Town Hall will cost $1,600, but the town’s Energy Committee told selectmen on Monday, Aug. 18, they will probably get a grant for …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
HARRISVILLE – Dale Riley was ice fishing on a pond in Harrisville last winter on a day when there was a lot of watery glare ice. He was surprised to …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK – Karen Schofield loves to play with her young grandchildren, but she never could have imagined that horsing around with a 3-year-old boy would save her life. Schofield was …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – A real estate website has placed Milford at number eight on a list of the 10 safest places in New Hampshire. Exeter came in at number one. According …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – U.S. Representative Ann McLane Kuster will help open a regional office for Souhegan Valley Democrats this Saturday, Aug. 23. Supporters are invited to gather at 10 a.m. at …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – Gary Crooker has been chairman or co-chairman of the town’s celebration of Old Home Days for over three decades. This year he is sharing the post with Don …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON – The three men selected at this year’s Grand Marshals of the Old Home Days represent a lot of town history. Charles McGettigan, Jr., at 82, the youngest of …
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD – There are still seven weeks to go before the annual Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce Expo, but already more than 80 businesses have signed up to participate and …
Monday, August 18, 2014 | By MICHAEL CLEVELAND Correspondent
Wyatt Stetson, 8, and his brother Bryce, 11, play on Milford’s Keyes Park merry-go-round after their tennis lessons and before their swim lessons last week …
Thursday, August 14, 2014
‘I would do anything for that man’ Milford supermarket manager talks about ‘Artie T’ …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – A playground donated to the town as a memorial to a child who died was dismantled and removed from Cemetery Fields. Only a small part of the Sarah …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – Selectmen last week quickly rejected a proposal from Brad Knight to lease his Stearns Road fields to the town, calling the cost unreasonably high. But Knight says board …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer

Saturday was a perfect day for a get-together at the Town Hall in Lyndeborough Center – bright sun, light breeze, not too hot – and a couple hundred people took advantage of the many activities during the town’s eighth annual Community Day. The highlight of …

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD – With the entire $190,000 purchase price covered by donations, the question of whether Milford should buy 5.8 acres next to Keyes Field – not just to expand the …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By DAVID BROOKS Staff Writer
MILFORD – A Milford teenager was seriously injured Friday morning when he lost control of the pickup truck he was driving on Route 101 in Milford. The truck rolled over, …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Health officer remembered AMHERST ­– Selectmen observed a moment of silence at their Aug. 4 meeting for Dr. James Starke, who died last month at age 85. Starke, a dermatologist, …
Thursday, August 14, 2014
MILFORD – The Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce puts on an expo each year to introduce people to area businesses and organizations. This year the big news is the day …
Thursday, August 14, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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