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To the Editor: Colorectal cancer is preventable if it's caught early - that's why getting a routine colonoscopy is so important for everyone starting at age 50. Skipping recommended screenings could mean a patient receives a later-stage colorectal cancer diagnosis that can be more expensive …

Saturday, August 8, 2015
To the Editor: I've had the pleasure of serving District 12 in the New Hampshire Senate this year. The Legislature has worked on nearly 1,000 pieces of legislation, including the …
Friday, July 31, 2015
To the Editor: The Hollis Woman's Club and the Hollis Town Band held their annual Strawberry Festival on Sunday, June 28, at Hollis Brookline Middle School. Many first-time attendees did …
Friday, July 31, 2015
To the Editor: My name is Emma Burbridge, and I'm in the seventh grade at Hollis Brookline Middle School. In 2014, my mother got diagnosed with breast cancer. It was …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
To the Editor: With warmer weather upon us, another request comes to those of you who fish, paddle, take pictures or eat your lunch at Flints Pond to get involved …
Friday, June 19, 2015
To the Editor: Energy independence used to mean not being reliant on foreign oil. Today it has a new meaning: independence from large corporations trying to control our fate for …
Friday, June 19, 2015
To the Editor: The Hollis Brookline High School Life Of A Cavalier Club would like to thank the organizations that provided their support and monetary donation for the schoolwide walk …
Friday, June 12, 2015
To the Editor: With the annual Hollis roadside cleanup now in the rearview mirror, the Hollis Conservation Commission extends a heartfelt thanks to the many people and organizations that participated …
Friday, June 5, 2015
To the Editor: Brookline resident Helen Fenske initiated Brookline’s Elm Street Project about 10 years ago in an effort to return the stately elms to the streets of Brookline. As …
Friday, May 29, 2015
To the Editor: On behalf of the Brookline Economic Development Committee, I would like to welcome new residents and their families to Brookline! The Economic Development Committee has developed tools …
Friday, May 22, 2015
To the Editor: It is imperative that our N.H. legislators keep our in-state tuition reasonable for our N.H. students. Graduates are more likely to stay in the state and help …
Friday, May 8, 2015
To the Editor: My name is Susan Collins, and William Batte is my brother, the oldest of the seven of us. My nephew, Bill’s son, got your article about the …
Friday, April 17, 2015
To the editor: Mud season is here, and the trails are closed to horses and mountain bikes until they are dry and firm. We expect the trails to be closed …
Friday, April 10, 2015
Thank you to Good Samaritans To the Editor: Thank you to the two young ladies from Brookline who gave me a ride back to my car Saturday. I was forced …
Friday, April 3, 2015
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 …
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
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