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To the Editor: As spring finally starts to make its presence felt, I would like to thank the many people who contributed to another successful season of skating at Brookline’s community rink. The effort started with Jerry Farwell and his crew moving the liners and …

Friday, March 20, 2015
To the Editor: The Hollis Nor’Easters Snowmobile Club, with over 800 members this winter, would like to thank all the volunteers who have done such a wonderful job maintaining and …
Friday, March 20, 2015
To the Editor: The recent change made to the budget apportionment formula for the Hollis‐Brookline Co-op School District is a small step in the right direction. Moving from an apportionment …
Friday, March 20, 2015
To the Editor: On behalf of Brookline Recreation, we would like to thank all who helped make this year’s fishing derby a success. This includes Jerry Farwell for clearing the …
Friday, March 20, 2015
To the Editor: On Feb. 7, close to 87 sleds and over 100 participants attended the 2015 Pink Ride at Silver Lake State Park in Hollis. For those of you …
Friday, March 13, 2015
To the Editor: The recent change made to the budget apportionment formula for the Hollis‐Brookline Co-op School District is a small step in the right direction. Moving from an apportionment …
Friday, March 13, 2015
To the Editor: We want to express our appreciation to the many individuals, restaurateurs and amateur cooks who contributed to the success for Brookline’s first Chili/Chowder/Soup Cook-Off held Feb. 21. …
Friday, March 6, 2015
To the Editor: I believe that SB2, also referred to as “The Official Ballot Act,” is a concept whose time has come. Voters in Hollis and Brookline will have the …
Friday, March 6, 2015 | Nancy Dulac
To the Editor: This winter will be one for the ages. In light of the significant snowfall and cold temperatures, I wanted to take a moment to update you on …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: I am writing in support of passage of a change to all-day secret ballot voting for the co-op district. This change would be for the adoption of …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | Submitted by Peter Walker
To the Editor: Don’t forget to vote on Election Day and put an X next to the name Merle Eisman Carrus on your ballot. I am very excited about having …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | Submitted by Merle Carrus
To the Editor: The second annual Cam Ricard Memorial Pond Hockey Tournament, which was held in Brookline on Jan. 10, was an absolute success, with over 25 teams coming out …
Friday, January 23, 2015
To the Editor: In September 2014, our Hollis VFW Post wrote a letter to the editor explaining that our Post Relief Fund had been depleted and we were seeking some …
Friday, January 16, 2015
To the Editor: In the Dec. 5 Hollis Brookline Journal, there were 2 letters to the editor that caught my attention about the COOP reapportionment issues that exist between Hollis …
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
To the Editor: I am Chairman of the Hollis Budget Committee and am writing to urge voters in both Brookline and Hollis to attend the January 12, 2015 COOP Special …
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
To the Editor: If you think that Hollis residents are rich, just ask how many people have put money in the jar at the door for the school. We have …
Friday, December 5, 2014
To the Editor: I am a huge advocate of Hollis schools and the co-op. I support more investment in our school facilities and our school budgets. I am hearing that …
Friday, December 5, 2014
To the Editor: The Hollis Troop 12 Boy Scouts hosted their annual Spaghetti Supper this past Saturday, Nov. 15, and fed over 100 people. We would like to thank the …
Friday, November 21, 2014
To the Editor: Like myself, many are inundated with political ad campaigns. The ones that really catch my attention are the negative ads, specifically from incumbents. If incumbents really want …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Republican candidates up and down the New Hampshire ballot are using the tried and true “tax and spend” label to brazenly accuse Democrats of being reckless with …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: The New Hampshire Public Health Association (NHPHA) would like to publicly thank Rep. Melanie Levesque, who is among those in your area whose hard work this past …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Are you tired of high property taxes? About 80 percent of property taxes are spent on education. Of these educational costs, approximately 80 percent go towards staff …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: As Granite Staters, we expect our members of Congress to represent New Hampshire interests first. In the case of Sen. Shaheen and Rep. Kuster, this is simply …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: We believe in honoring and cultivating each student’s potential. As educators, we recognize that a quality education does not look the same for everyone. Each student comes …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: My name is Gale Taylor, and I am running for state representative. If elected, I will focus on those issues that will strengthen the economy by supporting …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I strongly support Jack Flanagan and Chris Adams for Brookline-Mason state representatives. This team will support governor Walt Havenstein’s detailed plan to bring 25,000 new jobs into …
Friday, October 24, 2014
To the Editor: Oct. 5 was a gorgeous day to enjoy all things Hollis during our 49th annual Apple Festival and Band Concert. The Hollis Woman’s Club and Hollis Town …
Friday, October 24, 2014
To the Editor: To Sens. Ayotte and Shaheen and Rep. Kuster: You were elected to your office by the citizen voters of New Hampshire and sent to Washington to serve …
Friday, October 24, 2014
To the Editor: There’s a place in my heart for every person in New Hampshire who goes to the poll and bothers to vote. We are all trying to do …
Friday, October 24, 2014
To the Editor: Election season is upon us, and so it’s time to reflect on promises made and what was delivered. My main disappointment is the lack of jobs created …
Friday, October 17, 2014 | Submitted by Shelly Desai
To the Editor: Do you walk, hike, dog walk, horseback ride, mountain bike, snowshoe, hunt, bird watch, cross-country ski, snowmobile or geo cache on the Hollis trails? Show you care …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: I recently watched the debate between the two candidates for county attorney. I was so impressed with Patti LaFrance. She came across as knowledgeable and professional. It …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: In Concord, we have accomplished a great deal for the people of New Hampshire. Among the accomplishments are pay equity, equal pay for equal work, which benefits …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: All across this nation, an ever-increasing number of citizens, particularly parents and, increasingly, teachers, are fighting back against Common Core. The more people learn, the more they …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Beaver Brook Association turned 50 this year, and we have just completed a very enjoyable 34th annual Fall Festival and Art Show weekend. We would like to …
Friday, October 10, 2014
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