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> Festival finances MILFORD - There is a proposal for a new public library and a $13 million town operating budget, but a warrant article that amounts to a small fraction of that money generated most of the conflict at the town Deliberative Session last …

Thursday, February 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Starting around 4 p.m., they left their cars in remote lots in Amherst and Milford to board shuttle buses for the ride to Hampshire Hills Sports & Fitness …
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
  MILFORD - The Advi­sory Budget Committee faced off with school of­ficials recently, recom­mending a budget $320,000 less than the School Board's. Among the committee's recommendations is the elimination of …
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Saying the crosswalk in front of an Elm Street nursing home is a safety hazard, se­lectmen have decided to eliminate it. On Jan. 25, the board acted on …
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
All eyes will be on New Hampshire next Tuesday for its first-in-the-nation presidential primary, and local town moderators urge everyone to come out to vote, saying they will make the …
Thursday, February 4, 2016
MILFORD - Love it or hate it, high school has to end - and then what? At Milford High School's Applied Technology Center, they believe it isn't enough just to …
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> The Yahoo Travel website recently named the most unusual hamburgers in every state, and Papa Joe's Humble Kitchen in Milford is on the list - for its Skip's Cardiac …
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> MILFORD - Not long ago, Milford Police Sgt. Olivia Siekman gave a lecture to about 100 se­nior girls at Milford High School. The topic, self-defense against rape, is an …
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> Declining enrollment in Mont Vernon affects budget MONT VERNON - De­clining enrollments are reflected in the Village School budget, and a pro­posed spending plan for next year shows a …
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
  MILFORD - The town Deliberative Session is this Saturday, and leading the warrant for the second year in a row is a $5.6 mil­lion article for a new pub­lic …
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
> LYNDEBOROUGH - Abandoned vehicles, an illegal camper, the re­mains of a former port-a-potty business and inad­equate fences - neighbors of Larry Boisvert's Feel Good Farm brought a laundry list …
Thursday, January 28, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Addition to Amherst town warrant mulled  Budget includes 9 money warrant articles  AMHERST - Would Amherst be a safer place if it had one more patrol officer? That was the …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Plan to widen, beautify road is set to begin in the spring MILFORD - The widen­ing and beautification of South Street might begin in the spring, said Lincoln Daley, the …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Officials from 40 communities in New Hampshire and Massachusetts said recently that compressor stations that would be part energy giant Kinder Morgan's proposed natural gas pipeline are harmful to humans. …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHRYN MARCHOCKI Staff Writer
MILFORD - A plan for self-storage units near the Quarry Condominiums earned a variance from the Zoning Board of Adjustment recently despite the opposition of condo owners who say the …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - A cat was the only casualty of a fire that damaged a Milford home on Jan. 12. A passerby reported smoke coming from the two-story colonial house at …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - The Monad­nock Regional Milers running club is staging a 4-mile race for all ages and abilities at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at High Mowing School. The "Winter …
Thursday, January 21, 2016
MILFORD - A media­tion session earlier this month failed to settle contract negotiations be­tween the Amherst School Board and the teachers union. The Amherst Education Association and school board had …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Louis Gen­dron wants to provide something different for people in the region. On Sunday, Jan. 31, the Union Coffee House will hold a performance in the NH Sunday …
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | By REGAN JAMESON Staff Writer
MILFORD - Chris Cassarino was a junior at Milford High School 13 years ago when the principal asked him to audition for "Little Shop of Horrors." When Cassarino told him …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Some big-ticket school building improvements are part of a $3 million bond the School Board will review at a budget hearing next week. The district's annual budget and …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Republican front-runner in the presidential race has been described as a blowhard, a racist and a demagogue, but local supporters say Donald Trump's campaign has struck a chord. Under …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CAST to host presentation at Milford High School on Jan. 20  MILFORD - Milford School District and Com­munity Action for Safe Teens will host "High and Seek: Early Detection of …
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Head of Wilton-Lyndeborough will not renew her contract LYNDEBOROUGH - Dr. Christine Tyrie has cho­sen to not renew her con­tract as superintendent of SAU 63 when it expires June 30, …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
MILFORD - State Fish and Game officers used photo equipment to search Railroad Pond last week after a car belong­ing to a missing man was found nearby. Police say the …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
When people are in danger simply crossing the street, and they are doing the sensible thing and crossing at a cross­walk, what is a community to do? That's the question …
Thursday, January 14, 2016
  LYNDEBOROUGH - Stumps are all that are left of the four old pine trees that stood on the bank behind Citizens' Hall. Since one of trees broke in De­cember …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Reason should usually win out but it’s not always possible  I recently saw a bumper sticker that said, "War is not the answer," which made me think this: Wouldn't that …
Thursday, January 14, 2016 | By Michael Cleveland
  MILFORD - No one at The Elms Center was sur­prised when a fellow em­ployee was knocked to the ground by a car in front of the nursing home early …
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Science, technology engi­neering and math - called the STEM subjects - have long been the domain of males. But parents and educators be­lieve there is no good reason why girls …
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD - Robert J. Bunce, the longtime Hol­lis and Milford resident whose 12-year criminal record includes multiple charges of arson, bur­glary, passing bad checks and bail-jumping offens­es, is back in …
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | By DEAN SHALHOUP Staff Writer
WILTON - Town Hall needs a new heating system, and selectmen are rec­ommending a change to wood pellets. An article for $117,900 will be placed on the warrant for Town …
Thursday, January 7, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
The leaders of the move­ment to build a new park in Amherst announced boosting their fundraising goal by $50,000. The new money will pay for enhancements to the garden shed, …
Thursday, January 7, 2016
The name "Ku Klux Klan" usually conjures up im­ages of white-sheeted ter­rorists in the South after the Civil War, and nothing to do with us here. But there was an …
Thursday, January 7, 2016
As 2015 began, Souhegan Valley residents faced a proposal for a gas pipeline. Selectmen in the towns it affected all opposed the plans and formed task forces, and Amherst negotiated …
Thursday, December 31, 2015
MILFORD - The three Rite Aid pharmacies in Milford now have the overdose reversal drug naloxone available without a prescription. Last week, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human …
Thursday, December 31, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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