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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 "had a hearty love of the gifts life has to offer." Rogers was struck and …

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
WILTON - The Board of Selectmen met jointly with their counterparts in Lyndeborough on July 13 to discuss departments and programs they have in common. During the three hours of …
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD - Several New Hampshire Wendy's restaurants, including the one in Milford, are on the list of the franchises that were hacked, according to the fast-food company. More than 1,000 …
Thursday, July 28, 2016
MILFORD -Milford High School announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2015-16 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 9: Sarah Army, Cameron Audette, Benja­min Brockway, Alexandra Camirand, Autumn …
Thursday, July 28, 2016
MILFORD - The in­vention of flying ma­chines early in the 20th century was truly awe-inspiring, but hu­man beings have been challenging gravity, and amazing audiences, for centuries - ever since …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Lyndeborough crash left 1 woman dead LYNDEBOROUGH - State police have not iden­tified the teen driver in a crash that killed a Lynde­borough grandmother last week. Debess Rogers, 60, was …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Town faces issue of fields versus habitat MILFORD - At a public hearing last week, town officials defended their plans to put sports fields on the Brox property, say­ing they …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Sampson has been in role for 11 years MILFORD - Michelle Sampson loves libraries, and she also loves the ocean. So when she learned from a friend on Facebook that …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Calls have increased 120% since 1992 WILTON - The Wilton Ambu­lance is serving more people with fewer staff members. Since hir­ing a full-time director in 1992, calls have increased 120 …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD - More than 25 manufacturers from around New Hampshire met at Hitchiner Manu­facturing on July 12 to collaborate on a new approach to recruit and train workers. The Sector …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By Cabinet staff
AMHERST - Three peo­ple escaped injury Sun­day evening after a fire broke out in the basement of a single-family home at 5 Blueberry Hill. Fire crews faced ex­treme heat and …
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Souhegan Water­shed Association volun­teers found better than expected water quality in the local rivers this week. The Merrimack River be­tween Manchester and Tyngsborough continues to have low, excellent E. …
Thursday, July 21, 2016
'Wicked pissed' AMHERST - Dunkin' Donuts versus Starbucks. Red Sox versus Yankees. Who doesn't love a good rivalry? Ted Reinstein certainly does. The reporter for WCVB-TV's "Chronicle" news magazine talked …
Thursday, July 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Wetlands on Brox property an issue MILFORD - The Plan­ning Board and Conserva­tion Commission will hold a joint meeting tonight to review and hear com­ments on site plans for two …
Thursday, July 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Alan Lighthall was trying to save his son MILFORD - A Milford man died earlier this month after he tried to save his son after a boat accident in upstate …
Thursday, July 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Club adviser stipends will also be discussed at meeting MILFORD - Summer's barely started, but the Milford School Board is looking ahead to Septem­ber and the school sports season - …
Thursday, July 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
>Event will bring hundreds of swimmers to the Milford area MILFORD - Nearly 600 young athletes in 18 teams from all over New Hamp­shire and northern Mas­sachusetts will travel to …
Thursday, July 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
113 contaminated wells AMHERST - The state Department of Envi­ronmental Services an­nounced last week that it would expand the distri­bution of bottled water to include an additional 113 properties in …
Thursday, July 7, 2016 | By MATTHEW MEDSGER Staff Writer
>Boundaries lie somewhere in a soccer field WILTON - Somewhere on Carnival Hill, the east-west boundary between Milford and Lyndeborough meets the north-south Wilton boundary. Exactly where that junction lies …
Thursday, July 7, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD - On an afternoon Linda Dobbins would have loved, a group of Amherst and Milford Girl Scouts wearing handmade fairy wings gathered on a hillside behind the First Congregational …
Thursday, July 7, 2016
AMHERST - The indoor pool in the house next door set William Overholt on a campaign for tax equity. He and his wife, Eliza­beth, were living in a small town …
Thursday, July 7, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - It has been less than three weeks since the Harley Sanford Post 4368 established a fundraiser to help pay for the ever-rising costs of the Milford Labor Day …
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Movies have been a big part of Ameri­can culture for more than 100 years. At one time, almost every town had a theater, or at least a place where movies …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
> MILFORD - A terrified woman who came into the Milford Agway on Elm Street on the morning of Tuesday, June 21, appar­ently had been threat­ened by Lane Lesko, the …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND and DEAN SHALHOUP Staff Writers
Benefit ride, dinner for Crohn's slated MILFORD - After a New Year's Eve party left her sick for weeks, Jessica Mann was diagnosed with Crohn's disease. That was six years …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> Drought leads to restrictions for homeowners, businesses MILFORD - Homeown­ers and businesses are being asked to limit their use of water during what is being described as a moderate …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> Public hearings set for debate on installation of signage AMHERST - Selectmen are holding public hear­ings on whether to in­stall speed limit signs on Limbo Lane, where Police Chief …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – A man was seriously injured Sunday, June 26, when he was struck by a vehicle on Route 101 near Route 13. According to Milford police, Co­rey Fawcett, 30, …
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - The issue of ownership of the park­ing lot in front of the Yel­low Block on Main Street, at the bottom on Maple Street, has again arisen. Building owner …
Thursday, June 30, 2016
>Wilton-Lyndeborough Coop­erative Junior/High School an­nounced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2015-16 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 6: Lindsay AuCoin, Samantha Boette, Jackie Hayden, Elisabeth Jacob, Willow …
Thursday, June 30, 2016
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 …
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
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