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WILTON - First there was Frisbee, a perfect laid-back pasttime for the 1960s, then Frisbee evolved into the fast-paced Ultimate Frisbee. Now, there's a Frisbee-golf hybrid called disc golf, which seems the perfect game for the 21st century. Three years ago, a course was built …

Saturday, April 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Hollis Brookline High School's FIRST Robotics team, The Force Team 1073, was selected to participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship in St. Louis from April 27-30 to compete …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Volunteers from Hollis, Zoo New England and friends around the country are organizing a bike ride and walk in memory of Hollis native Jonathan Gilmour, a former zookeeper at Zoo …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
September 1981 marked the beginning of a 19-year relationship between the Hollis Brookline High School community and school nurse Jane Lavigne. Through June 2000, "Nurse Jane" treated illnesses and injuries, …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. There will be displays, talks, horses …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
HOLLIS - More than 150 people attended the opening reception for the "Fresh" gallery show at The Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center on April 1. More than 50 artists submitted …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Friends of the Hollis Social Library will hold their annual used book sale in the Town Hall Community Room from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The group raised …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
AMHERST - Peter Zheutlin's family wanted a dog, but Peter? Never. Through 20 years of marriage and two children, the freelance journalist resisted the idea. He never wanted tumbleweeds of …
Thursday, April 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
AMHERST - Treasures Antiques, Collectables & More, 106 Ponemah Road, will host a Kitty Angels Fundraiser and Adoption Days event from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 30 and May 1. Kitty …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
MANCHESTER - The Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum and Max I. Silber Scouting Library is celebrating the 106th anniversary of the founding of the Boy Scouts of America with the …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
BROOKLINE - The Nib and Quill, in association with The Artisan Group, participated in a celebrity gift lounge event hosted by GBK Productions leading up to the MTV Movie Awards …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
The New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources announced that "My New Hampshire: New Hampshire's Five-Year Preservation Plan, 2016-2020" is available online. "My New Hampshire" provides a snapshot of the status …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
CONCORD - Hunters and anglers now have field information, maps and more at their fingertips using the official New Hampshire Fish & Wildlife Pocket Ranger smartphone app for iPhone and …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: The Hollis Education Association and the Hollis Education Support Staff Association would like to thank both communities for their continued support during our co-op school meeting in …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
The Hollis Brookline High School honors choir will compete this week on a new episode of WGBH's "Sing That Thing," a public television competition that celebrates the tradition and talent …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Wearing tartans and practicing Scottish music and dance, people of all ages filled the cafeteria at Merrimack High School last weekend to keep their Scottish heritage alive. The annual Indoor …
Saturday, April 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BROOKLINE - Christian Santoski, a member of Boy Scout Troop 260, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at his Court of Honor at Brookline Community Church. Eagle Scouts Neal …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The Hollis Brookline High School wrestling team hosted its annual Pin Down Bullying charity event during the last meet of the regular season and raised more than $300. The event …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Hollis Brookline Rotary EarlyAct students worked a bake sale at the Hollis Brookline Middle School open house for sixth-grade parents recently. They raised more than $100 to finance supplies for …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The Freedom's Way National Heritage Area, together with more than 60 partners from the 45 towns and cities within its boundary, announced Hidden Treasures 2016, a nine-day regional celebration. From …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Submitted by the Hollis Heritage Commission HOLLIS - The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Club seeks projects in need of funding HOLLIS - The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis raises money through its annual plant sale and through garden tours in order to provide …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
MILFORD -Wile E. Coyote versus Big Bad Wolf. We think wolves and coyotes are two different animals, and we think we know how they differ. Coyotes are small, scrawny, clever. …
Saturday, April 9, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Hollis Brookline Rotary EarlyAct Club attended their first Rotary meeting recently. The students learned about some of the wonderful projects that the Rotarians work on, and were inspired to …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
HOLLIS - The next meeting of the Hollis Woman's Club will be Wednesday, April 13, at the Lawrence Barn on Depot Road, starting at 9 a.m. with coffee and social …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
HOLLIS - The Anna Keyes Powers Chapter of the DAR of Hollis will honor veterans at its meeting at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 12. The speaker will be from Veterans …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
BROOKLINE - Brookline Community Church will hold a breakfast buffet from 7:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 16. All proceeds will be donated to Marguerite's Place, a transitional housing program for women …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Brookline man awarded Legion of Merit Col. Eric K. Pauer, of Brookline, was awarded the Legion of Merit at a ceremony held Feb. 6 at the Massachusetts National Guard Joint …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
CONCORD - The League of New Hampshire Craftsmen is presenting the first Spring NH Open Doors, a fun-filled weekend event showcasing the people, places and products of New Hampshire. On …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. There will be static …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
U.S. Cellular announced it is continuing its "Community Connections" program for the second consecutive year to support local youth organizations. Last year, the company sponsored more than 700 school groups …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
CONCORD - Although the sanctioned bird feeding season continues through March, officials are asking folks to pull feeders early because of anticipated bear activity. "Den emergence by bears appears to …
Saturday, April 9, 2016 | Submitted by the N.H. Fish and Game Department
MILFORD - In a different era, milk was delivered by horse and wagon, left in a box on the front step and stored in an ice box. It stayed fresh …
Saturday, April 2, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
BROOKLINE - The Brookline PTO will host its fourth annual auction to benefit Richard Maghakian Memorial School and Captain Samuel Douglass Academy online from April 7-16. This year's auction has …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis Social Library, 2 Monument Square, will hold an artist's reception for Howard Denton from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, April 3, in the meeting room. An exhibit of …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Hollis residents Shawn Williams, 27, and his wife, Patty, found the Golden Egg inside their UnReal Easter tin purchased at the Whole Foods Market store in Nashua recently. The Williamses …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
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