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To the Editor: Cheryl Thompson, program manager at Harbor Homes' BAE Independence Hall, a 26-apartment veteran housing facility located in Manchester, is passionate about helping her residents be their most healthy, prosperous and productive, which naturally includes eating well. During the early months of this …

Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: The opioid addiction epidemic is the single biggest issue facing New Hampshire today. Last year, more than 400 people died in New Hampshire from drug overdoses and …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: It is my privilege to strongly endorse Kelly Ayotte for another six years as a U.S. senator from New Hampshire. I've carefully followed all her efforts to …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
To the Editor: Republicans and Democrats don't agree on much. This is why it is so important that we have leaders like Kelly Ayotte in the Senate to bring people …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: We would like to thank the community, our students, parents and fellow staff members for our many years of teaching at Hollis Brookline Middle School. We are …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
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 …
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
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