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MILFORD - When Barry Scharmett took over the Milford Drive-In Theater that his parents ran for more than four decades he wanted to make some chang­es. One of those changes will be on the two screens Sunday night, when it becomes one of four drive-ins …

Thursday, July 2, 2015
Amerst Board of Selectmen unanimously voted to ap­point Matthew Conley as the town's Fire Chief. Following the vote, Chairman Dwight Brew said, "Conley had been acting fire chief since May …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
MILFORD - Federal of­ficials will be in town July 30 to take public comments on the proposed natural gas pipeline that would go through Milford and Am­herst and 15 other …
Thursday, July 2, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
John Adams wanted Americans to go all out in celebrating Indepen­dence Day, and New Hampshire towns comply, with fireworks, parades and other kinds of fun. Amherst is where the political …
Thursday, July 2, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - Sunshine, a cool breeze, and the threatening rain staying on the horizon until after the festivities, combined for a nearly perfect day to celebrate summer. Doz­ens of booths …
Thursday, July 2, 2015 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Milford's pedestrian bridge over the Souhegan River at the end of Bridge Street was closed last week as the Department of Public Works inspected and repaired it. The bridge dates …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Fifty years ago, Milford's Keyes Pool was dedicated. On June 20, representatives of the town, the Keyes Trust and the Milford Rotary gathered at the pool for an anniversary celebration. …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Milford’s swiming pool from the 1930s to 1965 was Great Brook, off South Street, above, an area sometimes called “the mud hole.” By the 1960s, the swimming area was getting …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
AMHERST Amherst Town Library, 14 Main St. 673-2288, library@amherst.lib.nh.us, amherstlibrary.org. BOOK SALE AND 3-D PRINTING DEMO The Friends of the Amherst Town Library will host their annual summer book sale …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
MILFORD - The Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley received the Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Marketing and Communications Award during the or­ganization's 109th annual national con­ference held …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
AMHERST - The Friends of the Amherst Town Library will be hosting their annual sum­mer book sale on Satur­day, July 4 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Amherst Vil­lage Town …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Each year, Lake Suna­pee Bank recognizes a graduating student from the 22 local high schools in its market area with its $500 Citizenship Award. Each student is chosen by his …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
AMHERST - The Am­herst Town Library pres­ents the living history performance of Gwendo­lyn Quezaire-Presutti por­traying Harriet Tubman in "I Can't Die But Once - Harriet Tubman's Civil War" on Thursday, …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
ALMA COLLEGE Isabelle Limondin, of Milford, was named to the spring 2015 dean's list at Alma (Mich.) College. ASSUMPTION COLLEGE The following local stu­dents were named to the spring 2015 …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
History of the Brick School MILFORD – In a shift that reflects changes in the newspaper industry, The Milford Cabinet is moving to a smaller commercial building at 167 Elm St., creating new possibilities for …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By DAVID BROOKS Staff Writer
MILFORD – Two years after St. Joseph Hospital changed its Milford emergency room into an urgent care facility, Milford Medical Center has moved into a new building on the existing …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – Bocce ball at Buchanan Park, a ban on truck-engine brake use, and a bike route connecting the center of town with the high school and middle school. Those …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – Summerfest, the town’s second celebration of summer and itself, will be held on Saturday, June 27. Festivities will begin as usual with a pancake breakfast sponsored by Clinton …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Matthew Lefebvre of Mont Vernon has big dreams …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON – The Board of Selectmen spent considerable time on Monday, June 22, dealing with the problems of dogs: how to get people to register them and clean up after …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
LYNDEBOROUGH – They were the last class to say goodbye to the Central School – the 13 fifth- graders who graduated in ceremonies at Citizens’ Hall on June 9. This fall, …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
EDITOR’S NOTE: Today, June 25, 2015, is the 139th anniversary of the battle of the Little Bighorn. 116 years ago, 1899 For the July 4 celebration, there were to be …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
We have history here at The Cabinet, some of it about things important, some of it about things that are not important but still part of our history. For many …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
When 17-year-old Brandon Lajoie met his Big Brother for the first time three years ago, he had no idea how much having a mentor would change his life. “He got …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
AMHERST – Ned Dalzell, of Portsmouth, surged to finish the 25- kilometer Joe English Trail Challenge in 2:18:13 in May. He was followed by New Boston’s Chad Macdonald at 2:21:27 and …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
MILFORD: These students were honored when Milford High School held its annual Scholarship Awards Night on Monday, June 8. ALENE CANDLES SCHOLARSHIP: Ibraham Muhic. ALISHA’S LOVE CHILD FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Anthony …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
WILTON – Filmmaking is a wondrous process, and one that captivates just about everybody who gets involved in it. But when you think about those Hollywood big-hitters, such as Steven …
Thursday, June 25, 2015 | By ERIC STANWAY Correspondent
AMHERST – Bridgette Doucette-Howell, a teacher at the Regional Services and Education Center in Amherst, is one of eight finalists for the New Hampshire Department of Education’s 2016 Teacher of …
Thursday, June 25, 2015
MILFORD – The graduates were the stars of the show Saturday, but Principal Brad Craven took time to salute their parents, recognizing their “terrible joy of unbearable responsibility.” To the …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
GOFFSTOWN – UpReach Therapeutic Equestrian Center needs volunteers to help in the barn or provide support in therapeutic horseback riding and driving lessons. Barn volunteers will provide assistance with turning …
Thursday, June 18, 2015
NASHUA – The New Hampshire Writers’ Project and the Nashua Community College honors program will host a week-long conference in July for teen writers interested in developing their writing skills. …
Thursday, June 18, 2015
MILFORD – Debbie Philbrick has her dog Miela to thank for her safe exit from her house Wednesday after a fire started in the attached garage. Philbrick said she had …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST – Massachusetts would be the prime beneficiary of a the proposed natural gas pipeline through 71 miles of southern New Hampshire, according to a letter to federal regulators from …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – We all know what green, yellow and red mean, but what does a flashing yellow arrow mean, as opposed to a non-flashing yellow arrow or a flashing red …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Concerns about nesting turtles halted work at a town excavation site last week. Suzanne Fournier, of the Brox Environmental Citizens, alerted officials to the presence of Blandings turtles, …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
During Milford campaign stop Carly Fiorina said she was fired for challenging status quo …
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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