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NEW BOSTON – The New England John Deere Expo will return to the spacious property at the Hillsborough County 4-H Youth Center, an agricultural activities area for kids at 15 Hilldale Lane, Route 13. The event, from Friday-Sunday, Aug. 22-24, is sponsored by the Northeast …

Friday, August 22, 2014 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
School is for learning, but parents, teachers and administrators will virtually all agree that keeping children safe has always been the highest priority. Years ago, the messages about children’s safety …
Friday, August 15, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
We all scream .... ! People line up at seasonal ice cream stands in Brookline, Milford and Merrimack …
Friday, August 8, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
In a little more than three months, the Hollis Parks Project has exceeded its initial fundraising goal of $40,000, triggering a $10,000 allocation from the Town of Hollis, bringing the …
Friday, August 8, 2014 | Anna Birch
BROOKLINE – When the dismissal bell rang Friday, June 20, it was the start of summer vacation for students and staff alike, but for some it meant the last day …
Friday, August 1, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – The summer may be half over, but there are still some openings in August classes at Beaver Brook Association. With programs like Forest Forts, Nature Detectives, Can You …
Friday, July 25, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
BROOKLINE – The Fire Department is sponsoring the ninth annual Brookline Tailgate and Grilling BBQ Cookoff at the Brookline Ball Field on Saturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20. Admission …
Friday, July 18, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Kathy Reczko commutes to Boston for her job as a software development manager, but when she returns home at the end of a long day, she unwinds by …
Friday, July 18, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – The Hollis Social Library is sponsoring an evening of jazz from 7-9 p.m. on Saturday, July 26 at the Lawrence Barn. Side Street Combo, a sextet comprised of …
Friday, July 18, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
BROOKLINE – Hurricane Arthur may have caused area towns to postpone evening Fourth of July fireworks, but the 10 a.m. Brookline parade went off without a hitch, or even a …
Friday, July 11, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
BROOKLINE – Betty Hall, former New Hampshire House representative and longtime active member of the Brookline community, was honored at the Brookline Community Church’s service on June 1. Carol Cherian, …
Friday, July 11, 2014 | By HEATHER FYFE Correspondent
HOLLIS – Nancy Kring-Burns, who teaches fifth grade at Hollis Upper Elementary School, says she was honored to be invited to the White House for a teacher appreciation social on …
Friday, July 11, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
Red Sox trophies visit Brookline school …
Friday, July 11, 2014
HOLLIS – Each year the Lone Pine Hunters Club in Hollis holds a free fishing derby for children between the ages of 5 and 12. Last year, the fledgling Hollis …
Friday, June 27, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
Friday, June 27, 2014
HOLLIS – The high school level Destination Imagination team, comprised of five students from Hollis and Brookline, placed third in the Global Finals competition held at the University of Tennessee …
Friday, June 27, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – From lining up in the cafeteria before the ceremony to exiting to the lively strains of “Best Day of My Life,” the mood was upbeat at Hollis Brookline …
Friday, June 20, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – When organizers start planning the strawberry festival in January, no one can predict the growing conditions for the signature crop six months later. This year, the strawberry crop …
Friday, June 20, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
The weather may not have been ideal, but the guests took it all in stride as a sell-out crowd of 350 joined the trustees and staff of Beaver Brook Association …
Friday, June 13, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis will hold a tour of eight unique area gardens on Saturday, June 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with this year’s …
Friday, June 13, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
MANCHESTER – A woman who grew up in Hollis will perform for the home crowd when the international touring company of Cirque du Soleil’s production of “Verakai” comes to the …
Friday, June 13, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Spring is the time when students showcase their talents, often the culmination of a yearlong class. There are concerts, plays, author’s teas, art exhibits and other events to …
Friday, June 6, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
The music and art departments of Hollis Brookline Middle School presented a spring art showcase May 21. The school band performed, under the direction of music teacher William Hinkle, and …
Friday, June 6, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
n important life lesson is how to make an action plan to achieve a goal once it has been set. A group of local Girl Scouts dreamed about traveling to …
Friday, May 30, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
Humane Society for Greater Nashua MR. BEAN Hi! I’m Mr. Bean, a happy guy with a pretty unique name, which is good so you won’t soon forget me. I’m just …
Friday, May 30, 2014
HOLLIS – Hollis has become the first community in the state to receive one-gigabit high-speed internet service, which is 100 times faster than the average internet speed in the country. …
Friday, May 30, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
Thursday, May 29, 2014
LYNDEBOROUGH – Memorial Day is a time for remembering all of the veterans’ from all of our previous wars by placing a flag on each grave. There have been a …
Thursday, May 22, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
HOLLIS – The audience was treated to a wide variety of performances, from singing and dancing to karate, dog tricks and magic, at the Hollis Upper Elementary School spring talent …
Friday, May 16, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
BROOKLINE – The dedication of the Curt Jensen Memorial Field in Brookline was held at Brookline Town Field on May 10, with participation from scores of young baseball players and …
Friday, May 16, 2014 | By LORETTA JACKSON Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Normal land-use processes rather than public outrage is the best route for Hollis to pursue if it wants to block or alter the route of a proposed natural …
Friday, May 16, 2014 | By DAVID BROOKS Staff Writer
HOLLIS – After a year of research, planning, presentations to town officials and passage of a warrant article, the Hollis Parks Project has launched its campaign to raise money for …
Friday, May 16, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Beaver Brook Association was founded 50 years ago, and is celebrating the milestone in many ways, big and small. There are updated trail maps, a redesigned logo and …
Friday, May 9, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – A request for operating a bed and breakfast at 152 Broad St. was approved by the Hollis Planning Board at its April 15 meeting. The property is still …
Friday, May 9, 2014 | By IRENE LABOMBARDE Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Laura DeRosa, an eighth-grade American history teacher at Hollis Brookline Middle School, was honored at the New Hampshire Daughters of the American Revolution Spring Conference Awards Dinner in …
Friday, May 9, 2014
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