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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 a week. Over the last five years, I've become increasingly disabled with arthritis, but I …

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
To the Editor: For the past several months, the East Coast Marketing Group (ECMG) has been fundraising on behalf of the Merrimack Police Department's New England Police Benevolent Association Local …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Thank you, Merrimack! Thanks to the support of many local Merrimack businesses and the many Merrimack rafflers who came out to have fun and win raffles, our …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our community partners in sharing the 2015 theme for Red Ribbon Week which is "Respect Yourself …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Far too often in today's society, only the bad news commands space in our media outlets. However, every once in a while, people do something that restores …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Scouting for Food was a huge success this year! The communities of Mason, Wilton, Mont Vernon, Lyndeborough, Brookline, Amherst and Milford generously donated more than 13,400 items …
Saturday, December 5, 2015
To the Editor: Hollis Troop 12 Boy Scouts hosted their annual spaghetti supper on Saturday, Nov. 7, and fed over 200 people. We would like to thank the community for …
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Dear Fellow Brookliners: I hope that this past year has been a happy and healthy one for you, and that it continues through 2016, which is approaching rather quickly. The …
Saturday, November 21, 2015
To the Editor: As the saying goes, "It takes a village..." It has certainly taken an extraordinary community to help our family through diagnosis and treatment for leukemia. We cannot …
Saturday, November 21, 2015
To the Editor: Hollis Preschool recently held a fundraiser at Fulchino's Vineyard that was a huge success! We had a silent auction that so many local companies donated to. We …
Saturday, November 7, 2015
To the Editor: To the Good Samaritan who responded to the motorcycle accident on Route 130 in Brookline on Sunday, Sept. 27: The kindness you showed me following my accident …
Saturday, October 24, 2015
To the Editor: Efforts are underway to provide another winter of outdoor skating at the Brookline Ball Park. This year a new rink liner is needed - at a cost …
Saturday, October 24, 2015
To the Editor: With a giant thank you to Mother Nature for providing some of the best weather of the season for its 35th annual Fall Festival & Art Show …
Saturday, October 17, 2015
I would like to express my appreciation to the many wedding professionals who contributed to the success of Brookline's first Bridal Show held on Oct. 3, 2015. Thirty-four exhibitors set …
Saturday, October 17, 2015
To the Editor: We are writing to invite members of the community to participate in a very special event, the 15th annual auction to benefit the Boys & Girls Club …
Friday, October 2, 2015
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 …
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
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