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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 the scariest moment of my life. From that moment on, the house was filled with …

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
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
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