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Earlier this month, about 40 people headed into the woods and fields to look for food courtesy of Mother Nature. Russ Cohen, an expert on wild edibles led the expedition through conservation land not far south of the Hollis town line, finding dozens of edible …

Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Merrimack company expected to remove 635K cubic yards MILFORD - Selectmen voted unanimously last week to have the town administrator sign a con­tract with Northeast Sand and Gravel of Merrimack …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
$243K will go back to towns to lower taxes WILTON - The Wilton- Lyndeborough Coopera­tive School Board will be returning $234,484 in un­expended funds to the two towns to reduce …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Commission eyes sprucing up Wilton site WILTON - The town has a lot of possibilities and many assets, but no real plan in place to take advantage of them, so …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
NH Executive Council approves $50K grant for Osgood project MILFORD - The last piece of funding has been approved for the long-delayed Osgood Pond project, and dredging should begin next …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
John and Diane Ogrodowczyk, of Hol­lis, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 28 (the ac­tual anniversary date is July 2). The festivities and vow renewal ceremony took place …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
AMHERST - Polly Cal­vetti would sit in the Souhegan High School stadium, all bundled up, to watch her children and grandchildren play foot­ball. "It was the highlight of her week," …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - The memories began with Halloween and ended with the scramble of senior year. There were memories of good times and not so good times, and most of all, …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST - The Souhe­gan High School Class of 2016 has a lot to be grate­ful for, but winter wasn't among them. "Where was the snow?" salutatorian Abigail Schulte asked during …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - The Route 101 corridor didn't grow as much as was predicted in 1990. The population is getting older and the infrastructure is aging. What is now needed in …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
"Doubtless God could have made a better berry, but doubtless God never did." Dr. William Butler, 17th-century English writer Sweet, delicate and lovely, the strawberry has been cultivated for cen­turies …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD - A 68-year-old Milford woman was seriously injured Friday when a car driven by an­other woman crashed into her vehicle on Route 101 and then crashed into yet another …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - The Wilton Wellness Fair offered a chance to create your own blend of herbal tea and discover its benefits, to learn about Native Amer­ican smudges for clear­ing air …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
LYNDEBOROUGH - The old pine trees behind Citizens' Hall had to be removed last fall for safe­ty reasons, leaving a bare bank. The town had to up­grade the handicapped ramp …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - Five hundred years ago, huge sailing ships plied the oceans. Called galleons, they fought wars, trans­ported cargo between Europe­an ports and protected smaller ships from pirates. Longer, …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Library has 'half a million miles on it' MILFORD - Wadleigh Memorial Library trust­ees continue to wrestle with the problem of their deteriorating building. In March, voters reject­ed their plans …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Dunn is sold on full-day kindergarten MONT VERNON - Gretchen Dunn has loved teaching kindergarten at Mont Vernon Village School, but this year, it was better than ever. Was that …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
46 students graduate from Wilton-Lyndeborough school WILTON - Wilton- Lyndeborough Cooperative High School is small; it had only 46 graduates - a fact noted by all of the speakers at …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON - For Harley Savage, Frye's Measure Mill was his life: keeping the traditions of making dry measures begun in 1876 by Daniel Cragin, con­tinued by the Fryes and then …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON - The gift shop at Frye's Measure Mill will remain open. Owner Pam Savage said people claimed they had heard rumors that the mill would close. Mill owner Harland …
Thursday, June 9, 2016
WILTON - On June 2, the day before graduation, Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School seniors donned their caps and gowns and paraded through Florence Rideout Elementary School to the strains of …
Thursday, June 9, 2016
MILFORD - The fed­eral agency in charge of reviewing energy projects came under withering criticism last wek from U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, who announced her spon­sorship of a bill to …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - The Con­servation Commission is sponsoring a photo con­test, "Photographing Wild Wilton," with the theme of native plants. The winner will receive $1,000. The contest is open to Wilton …
Thursday, June 9, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON - The Board of Selectmen accepted an invitation from the Lyndeborough select­men for a joint meeting to discuss matters of mu­tual concern. They have tentatively set Wednesday, June 29, …
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Stores, restaurants feeling effects of roadway overhaul MILFORD - At Ami­go's Mexican Restaurant midafternoon on the Friday before Memorial Day weekend, manager P.J. LaJeunese is mixing a Margarita and talking …
Thursday, June 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Accreditation agency: Building needs work MILFORD - Milford High School has received a generally good report from the regional school accreditation agency, although it noted areas of concern, including a …
Thursday, June 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Lyndeborough's Murdough was the last native of town Murdough, who said he couldn't remember why a cousin gave him his nickname, was born in North Lyndeborough in 1923 and is …
Thursday, June 2, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Annual event set for June 3 on the Oval MILFORD - The fourth annual Taste of Milford will take place on and around the Milford Oval from 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, …
Thursday, June 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - During a time characterized by suspicion and hate, there's nothing like music to add a bit of harmony to the world. That's what Linda Goodman, the Linda part …
Thursday, June 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Roger McAllister's fellow soldiers knew he wasn't well. Ants crawled over his face, and his helmet tipped forward off his head. It was more than 100 steamy degrees in the …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Memorial Day was first celebrated a few years after the Civil War. Most area towns lost men in the conflict and have a monument of some kind. They range from …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
AMHERST - The town's plan to buy 227 acres of woodland and wetlands fell through this month after the owners backed out of a deal to sell the property as …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - An ATV club is asking the town to reconsider its ban on all-terrain vehicles in Milford's largest piece of conservation land. Motorized wheeled vehicles have been prohibited from …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Three representatives of Eversource tried to reassure selectmen recently that there will be no diminishment of electric service after the company closes its Milford office. Company spokesmen say …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Cleanup work at the Mill Street portion of the Fletcher Paint Superfund Site resumed recently. The General Electric Co. and its contractor have been removing PCB-laden soil from …
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline project is now officially canceled. In April, the giant gas company, through its subsidiary Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co., asked federal regulators to stop considering the proposal …
Thursday, May 26, 2016
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