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When Rob Figler arranged to have 30 solar panels installed on his Wiggin Road home in Bedford, he didn't hire an installation company. Instead, he turned to the members of a local nonprofit organization that promotes renewable energy to help him do the work for …

Saturday, September 24, 2016 | By DARRELL HALEN Correspondent  
September means back to school, and specifically, back to the books: textbooks, standardized test preparation books, confusing classics and pages of Shakespeare. But senior Katarina Kotarski realized she finds escape …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
The Friends of the Brookline and Hollis Police Departments, composed of residents of both communities, are getting together to raise money to cover items that have been assigned to the …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
With many exciting ways to participate, now is a great time to become a Girl Scout. Fall registration is underway for girls in kindergarten through 12th grade. "There are many …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
The Hollis Apple Festival, sponsored by the Hollis Town Band and the Hollis Women's Club, will be held 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, in Monument Square. In addition to apple …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  HOLLIS - The Beaver Brook Fall Festival and Art Show will be held 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 24 and 25 at Maple Hill Farm, 117 Ridge Road. For more …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  Virtually all New England's historic Victorian hotels, like the ones that once drew people to Mont Vernon and Lyndeborough, are no more. But not far off the coast of …
Saturday, September 10, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer  
  HOLLIS - Old Home Days have plenty in store for people of all ages. Old Home Days start at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, at Nichols Field. Activities include …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
The Senior Parade is a coveted annual tradition at Hollis Brookline High School. Each class waits out their three years in anticipation for the chance to take part in the …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  MANCHESTER - The Manchester Community Music School announced the recipients of its 2016-17 scholarships. The Peter F. D'Amato Music Memorial Fund is awarded to a student whose focus is …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  As summer came to a close, Hollis Brookline Rotary EarlyAct Club members came to acknowledge the end of an incredible year. This amazing club contributed more than 400 hours …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
MILFORD - When Rivka Schwartz belonged to a community supported agriculture group, she would bring home tons of produce. But she doesn't like to can vegetables, so what to do …
Saturday, September 3, 2016 | 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 …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
The Brookline and Hollis Police Departments respond to thousands of emergency and non-emergency calls each year. Their responses to these calls showcase the unique skills of each officer, their importance …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
U.S. Cellular is continuing its "Community Connections" program to support more local youth organizations. Over the last two years, the company has sponsored more than 1,400 school groups and youth …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
HOLLIS - The Beaver Brook Association invites the public to its 36th annual Fall Festival & Nature Art Show. Artwork by dozens of regional artists will be on display at …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
The five birds in the Town Hall banquet room last week were treated like celebrities. Cameras flashed and people oohed and aahed as Jim Parks removed each one from its …
Sunday, August 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS -It takes a village to raise a successful student. How would you like to be a big part of high school students' growth, education and success? The Hollis Brookline …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
NASHUA - The Academy for Science and Design announced that senior Brin Harper, of Hollis, participated in the 58th annual Summer Science Program at the University of Colorado. The program …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
HOLLIS - On Tuesday, Aug. 30, Hollis Primary School welcomes kindergarten and new first-grade students along with their parents or guardians to participate in the annual practice bus run. This …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
CONCORD - Small-game hunting seasons will soon be underway, and hunters are being asked to take part in two New Hampshire Fish and Game Department surveys. Participants have a chance …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
CONCORD - With student bass fishing tournaments becoming popular among the state's high schools, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is presenting its fourth annual High School Bass Fishing …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
NASHUA - Girls Inc. of New Hampshire received a $25,000 grant from the UPS Foundation, which gives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS. The grant will be used …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
(BPT) - All students heading back to school this year are part of the new generation known as Gen Z. Born in the years of 1995-2012, this group is defined …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: Cheryl Thompson, program manager at Harbor Homes' BAE Independence Hall, a 26-apartment veteran housing facility located in Manchester, is passionate about helping her residents be their most …
Sunday, August 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS - Hollis Brookline High School football players, coaches and parents came together Saturday, Aug. 13, to clean up the Coach Lou Korcoulis Field. From weeding and mowing lawns to …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis VFW Post 11373 again will be sponsoring the VFW national scholarship and essay competitions for middle and high school students. The first competition is the VFW's …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
The Hollis Brookline Rotary Club is seeking one or more candidates to become its sponsored outbound exchange student during the academic year beginning in fall 2017 (not 2016). The application …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Katrina Tsao, of Nashua, earned "Distinction" for her Level 4 piano examination given by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music at Darryl's Music Hall in Nashua in …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
CONCORD - Even though the summer is starting to wind down and thoughts of fall hang in the distance, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department and the U.S. Forest …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
CONCORD - If you need a fall fundraiser for your school, club or community group, try selling the 2017 New Hampshire Wildlife calendar. All sales support the New Hampshire Fish …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
AMHERST - An ordinary round of golf is 18 holes, but this was no ordinary game. Multiply 18 by five and add 10 and you have what 58 golfers each …
Saturday, August 13, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS - The New Hampshire Climate Action Campaign awarded the town of Hollis and the Hollis Energy Committee a Green Medal in recognition of their leadership on energy efficiency and …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
The Hollis Old Home Days Committee invites Hollis residents 90 or older to be its guests for the chicken barbecue on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Nichols Field. RSVP to Thelma …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis Board of Selectmen recently issued a proclamation honoring the Colonial Garden Club of Hollis on its 50th anniversary. The proclamation recognizes the club for its work …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
HOLLIS - The Beaver Brook Association invites the public to its 36th annual Fall Festival & Nature Show. Artwork by dozens of regional artists will be on display at Maple …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
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