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BROOKLINE - For more than half a century, state and local conservation groups have been eyeing two pieces of riverfront property along the Nissitissit River in Brookline. The parcels, owned by the Austin and Martin families and farmed for generations, are on both sides of …

Friday, January 13, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
H "B" The Change, a club at Hollis Brookline High School dedicated to performing charitable acts around the community, recently collected 100 coats for children in need, not counting other …
Friday, January 13, 2017 | Nicole Poitras Hollis Brookline High School
HOLLIS - The Hollis Arts Society will host artist/illustrator Donna Berger at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11 at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. Berger will speak about her children's …
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Anna Keyes Powers Chapter DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) is pleased to announce the chapter winners of the DAR American History Essay Contest for Hollis Brookline students in …
Friday, January 13, 2017
CONCORD - New Hampshire anglers should be aware of several new rules in effect for 2017. New Freshwater  Fishing Rules for 2017 New Hampshire law now prohibits the use and …
Friday, January 13, 2017
AMHERST - Kevin Skarupa was 7 when the Blizzard of 1978 hit Nashua, closing school for three days and possibly setting him on a career path. "How did it happen," …
Friday, January 6, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Friday, January 6, 2017
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association held its annual meeting in Concord recently. President Tommy Thompson opened the meeting with a moment of silence for the members the …
Friday, January 6, 2017
1. Why do so many people's eye get red from chlorine in a pool? A: Chlorine can definitely cause the eyes to get red, especially if the level of chlorine …
Friday, January 6, 2017 | Kevin M. Chauvette
CONCORD - Hikers, climbers, back country skiers, kayakers and other outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to purchase their voluntary annual Hike Safe Card for 2017. Card sales help ensure that New …
Friday, January 6, 2017
The Town of Hollis Recycling Center is hosting Recycle That bins to benefit Beaver Brook Association. In this comprehensive program, Hollis residents can recycle clean textiles, small household items, single …
Friday, January 6, 2017
MILFORD - "Chestnuts roasting on an open fire ..." goes the old Christmas song, but most people living today have never enjoyed the sweet nuts from the American chestnut tree. …
Friday, December 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK - Gate City Charter School for the Arts in Merrimack announced the newest addition to its administration, Esther Kosofsky, who will serve as the first deputy director. Kosofsy's passion …
Friday, December 16, 2016
"The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear," is a memorable quote from the movie, "Elf," which is one of the most successful Christmas …
Friday, December 16, 2016
Beaver Brook Association will host its Annual Dinner meeting and Auction on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at the Nashua Country Club. Guest speaker this year is Dr. Cameron Wake, professor …
Friday, December 16, 2016
HOLLIS - "In every dog is the soul of a wolf, " goes the dog food commercial, and dog owners presumably warm to the message that their golden retriever or …
Saturday, December 10, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Celebrate the season and the joy of giving back to the community by attending the Hollis Town Band and Choir's Holiday Community Concert Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. Admission is …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
NASHUA - Salon Bella, a local salon in Nashua, "Thinks Pink." Over the past five years the Pink Ride has raised close to $80,000 for St. Joseph Hospital Breast Care …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Hollis Brookline will host Nor'Easter wrestling tournament on Dec. 17 The Hollis / Brookline High School Wrestling team is hosting its annual Nor'Easter wrestling tournament on Saturday, Dec. 17 from …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
HOLLIS - A Banana Glamorizer or a Hokey Pokey Snowball Maker? How about a Saratoga Potato Chip Maker? For anyone who loves old kitchen gadgets, the Lawrence Barn was the …
Monday, December 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
This is not the typical story of "Alice In Wonderland." This show's playwright and co-director, Greg Parker, wrote it that way. Rather than Alice (Caroline Kroeger) being young and naive, …
Monday, December 5, 2016
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Monday, December 5, 2016
Every village is proud of their common and Hollis has one of the prettiest in the state. We take pride in our beautiful Monument Square with the white historic buildings …
Monday, December 5, 2016
MANCHESTER - The Palace Theatre in downtown Manchester is proud to present its annual production of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," a heartwarming tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and Tiny Tim …
Monday, December 5, 2016
AMHERST - Reading and hiking are great activities for children, but they usually aren't done at the same time. Thanks to 13-year-old Bailey Burke, though, young children can read a …
Friday, November 18, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
For the first time, the Hollis Brookline Athletic Booster Club will be hosting the annual Ski Expo & Swap at Nashua High School South on Friday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, …
Friday, November 18, 2016
CONCORD - Get your 2017 New Hampshire Wildlife Calendar, while supplies last. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's award-winning calendar is considered one of the top wildlife calendars in …
Friday, November 18, 2016
HOLLIS - The Congregational Church of Hollis will host an old-fashioned Country Christmas Fair from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Special guest Santa will be visiting the fair between …
Friday, November 18, 2016
NASHUA - Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School announces its Fall Athletic Awards and is pleased to announce that Ben and Anna Stawasz, children of Christopher and Lara Stawasz of …
Friday, November 18, 2016
HOLLIS - Be The Match, in collaboration with the Hollis Police Department, will host a bone marrow registration drive from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at the Lawrence Barn Community …
Friday, November 18, 2016
CONCORD - Motorists are advised to watch for deer crossing roadways this time of year, especially at dawn and dusk. Deer are very active right now, as the mating season, …
Friday, November 18, 2016
Julia Arciere remembers what it felt like to be in eighth grade and not want to hang out with "little kids." Arciere is a former "club kid," and now she …
Friday, November 11, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS - The Hollis PTA Parent Talk Committee is working with Hollis schools and the Brookline School District to bring parents information on topics such as gratitude, safety and anxiety. …
Friday, November 11, 2016
HOLLIS - Be The Match, in collaboration with the Hollis Police Department, will host a bone marrow registration drive from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at the Lawrence Barn Community …
Friday, November 11, 2016
Making connections. That's what Monica Gallant was happy to see happen between families and organizations that help keep youths healthy, safe, and alcohol- and drug-free during a recent event. The …
Friday, November 4, 2016 | By DARRELL HALEN Correspondent
Every school year, Hollis Brookline High School's chapter of the National Honor Society chooses a local organization to volunteer and raise money for. For the 2016-17 school year, the society …
Friday, November 4, 2016 | Nicole Poitras Hollis Brookline High School
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