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To the Editor: The Friends of the Hollis Social Library held their most successful annual book sale on May 10 at Hollis Town Hall and realized $3242.50. The Friends would like to thank Laurel Lang, Joni LaBombard and Ann Russell, who used their great experience …

Sunday, June 5, 2016
Hollis to hold Memorial Day ceremony To the Editor: Attention, all Hollis residents, businesses, groups, organizations, schools and clubs. The Hollis Memorial Day ceremony is an evening ceremony at the …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
To the Editor: We would like to thank the Hollis-Brookline community, the Captain Samuel Douglas Academy parents and staff, and the Hollis and Brookline fire departments for their generous support, …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
To the Editor: Hello! My name is Hayden Wink, I am a seventh-grader at Hollis Brookline Middle School. I am sending this email so you can put it into your …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: My name is Emma Armstrong, and I am a grade 7 student at Hollis Brookline Middle School. I am sending this email to raise awareness towards the …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
To the Editor: Hollis and Brookline voted to increase co-op teachers' salaries by 6 percent over two years. The reason: equalize the elementary school and co-op pay. We were given …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
To the Editor: Recently, there have been several letters to the editor discussing Islam. Regardless of how a person feels about an individual, a people group or religion, the most …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing to correct misinformation being distributed in our community and in letters to this publication regarding the proposed Hollis Brookline Co-op teachers contract for fiscal …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: The heritage we received from prior residents of Hollis is not only a splendid rural landscape, but a place of community and collaboration. The Town Meeting is …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing to ask Hollis and Brookline voters to please attend the Co-op District Meeting on March 23 at the HBHS gym, 7 p.m. (child care …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: A big thank you to all contestants and guests who contributed to such a great event, the Chili/Chowder/Soup Cook-Off. What a crowd we had! About 300 visitors …
Saturday, March 12, 2016
To the Editor: As I read the letter to the editor from Janice Hicks, Hollis, I wondered if we were sitting in two different rooms, listening to two different presentations. …
Saturday, March 12, 2016
To the Editor: I was appalled and saddened by the letter from Janet Hicks posted in a recent paper and that you gave a voice to those who propagate the …
Saturday, March 12, 2016
To the editor: I urge residents of Hollis and Brookline to support the petition warrant article to adopt SB2 voting. The common misperception is that SB2 will remove the ability …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing to urge Brookline residents to support Warrant Article 10, which would make the Brookline Library's assistant director's position a full-time position. In the past …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: During the Hollis Brookline Co-op School District budget hearing on Feb. 18, the Co-op Budget Committee reported that Brookline's tax rate for the co-op will increase 14.4 …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: My name is Elizabeth Brown, and I ask for your support as a candidate for the Hollis Board of Selectmen. I graduated from the University of Minnesota …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: On March 12 at the Hollis Town Meeting, the residents of Hollis have the opportunity to protect Birch Hill. This forested property of 354 acres, accessible from …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: My name is Krista Whalen, and I am asking for your support to continue serving on the Hollis Brookline Cooperative School District. The past four years, I …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: Why do some want the SB2 form of town meeting versus the traditional meeting? The benefits are always touted as allowing more people to vote on the …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: This March on Election Day, registered voters can go to the polls, which are open for 12 hours, and cast their ballots for school board and town …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: On Tuesday, March, 8 the voters of Hollis and Brookline will have the opportunity to vote to adopt SB2, which would allow for all-day ballot voting on …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: I am submitting below a letter concerning a lecture titled "Your American Muslim Neighbor" that was given on Feb. 14, 2016, at the Brookline Fire Station. "Your …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: At Town Meeting in Hollis this year, Warrant Article 3 gives the voters the opportunity to purchase and permanently protect nearly 1 mile of shorefront and 140 …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: What a great day - sunny skies, winter weather, snow to ride and the 2016 Pink Ride. Thank you to all who joined us today at the …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing in support of a change to all-day secret ballot voting for the co-op district. This change is for adoption of Senate Bill 2. To …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: The Democratic Caucus of Hollis met on Jan. 26 at the Lawrence Barn. The topics of the evening were the New Hampshire and Iowa caucuses. The N.H. …
Monday, February 8, 2016
To the Editor: I have lived in Hollis for 18 years. I moved in when I was 50 years old. I often go to the transfer station once or twice …
Saturday, January 9, 2016
To the Editor: Every village is proud of its common, and Hollis has one of the prettiest in the state. On Saturday, Dec. 12, the town lit over 2,500 luminary …
Saturday, December 26, 2015
To the Editor: Each time I drive past 64 Main St., Hollis, or Silver Lake State Park, it brings a smile to my face. And with that smile comes the …
Saturday, December 19, 2015
An open letter to all Hollis residents and community members: It is with mixed emotions that I have tendered my resignation from the Hollis Police Department effective Dec. 20, 2015, …
Saturday, December 19, 2015
To the Editor: For the past several months, the East Coast Marketing Group (ECMG) has been fundraising on behalf of the Merrimack Police Department's New England Police Benevolent Association Local …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Thank you, Merrimack! Thanks to the support of many local Merrimack businesses and the many Merrimack rafflers who came out to have fun and win raffles, our …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our community partners in sharing the 2015 theme for Red Ribbon Week which is "Respect Yourself …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Far too often in today's society, only the bad news commands space in our media outlets. However, every once in a while, people do something that restores …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Scouting for Food was a huge success this year! The communities of Mason, Wilton, Mont Vernon, Lyndeborough, Brookline, Amherst and Milford generously donated more than 13,400 items …
Saturday, December 5, 2015
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