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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 our buildings and the snow loads on our roofs. Our custodians, contractors and our road …

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
To the Editor: It is election time again, and the importance of this midterm election cannot be overstated. We have seen the sharp contrast in Concord between the Legislature elected …
Friday, October 10, 2014
To the Editor: The Hollis VFW Post was founded in 1992, and this is a first for us. After reading the great letter to the editor by Wilfrid Marquis about …
Friday, September 26, 2014
To the Editor: There are people whose job it is to sit around a table and think: How can we do something truly stupid, and make it harmful to the …
Friday, September 12, 2014 | Submitted by Sidney Hall
Thank you from Hollis Strawberry Festival To the Editor: The Hollis Town Band and the Hollis Woman’s Club’s 68th Hollis Strawberry Festival on Sunday, June 22, experienced a record crowd …
Friday, June 27, 2014
What’s the buzz about Common Core? Find out June 16 To the Editor: There has been a lot of discussion around Common Core state standards (CCSS). In Hollis Brookline SAU …
Friday, June 13, 2014
Thanks to those who participated in Memorial Day celebrations To the Editor: I have been organizing the Memorial Day Services as the selectmen-appointed Memorial Day Chairman for over 22 years. …
Friday, May 30, 2014
To the Editor: If you wish to change your political party registration in time for the next primary election, now is the time to do so. On Sept. 9, the …
Thursday, May 29, 2014
To the Editor: As someone working in the energy industry, I would sincerely appreciate the folks in Hollis establishing a thoughtful list of concerns for discussion versus being immediately against …
Thursday, May 15, 2014
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