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AMHERST - Dunkin' Donuts versus Starbucks. Red Sox versus Yankees. Who doesn't love a good rivalry? Ted Reinstein certainly does. The reporter for WCVB-TV's "Chronicle" news magazine talked about famous and obscure regional rivalries at the Amherst Town Library recently. Starting with the American Revolution, …

Saturday, July 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Middlesex Community College Foundation awarded MCC student Harley Viveney, of Brookline, the Kim Forte Memorial Scholarship for the 2015-16 academic year in a recent ceremony on the school's Bedford, …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
CONCORD - When you register your vehicle this year, show your support for nongame wildlife by buying a New Hampshire moose plate. Moose conservation license plate funds benefit the state …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
NEEDHAM, Mass. - On Aug. 6-7, 11 residents of Brookline and Hollis will participate in the Pan-Mass Challenge, the largest single athletic fundraising event in the country. They will be …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
CONCORD - Hunters who want the chance to take additional antlerless deer in Wildlife Management Units L and M in southeastern New Hampshire during the fall hunting seasons may buy …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
AMHERST - Living at Home SeniorCare is introducing a Family Learning Center on its website at www.lahseniorcare.com to make it easier for family caregivers to find training and support resources …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
BROOKLINE - The Hollis Brookline Middle School Rotary EarlyAct Club was invited to run the games after the Brookline Fourth of July parade on Monday. The club members went ready …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
BROOKLINE - Kyle Bentall, 15, a member of Boy Scout Troop 654, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at his Court of Honor at the Church of Jesus Christ …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
HB girls basketball camp The eighth Hollis Brookline Skills & Drills Girls Basketball Camp will be held at Hollis Brooklike High School Gym from Aug. 1-5 from 9 a.m. to …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
PEPPERELL, Mass. - Earlier this month, about 40 people headed into the woods and fields to look for food courtesy of Mother Nature. Russ Cohen, an expert on wild edibles …
Saturday, July 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Anna Keyes Powers chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution announced that Lauren Ingraham is the eighth-grade winner of the American History Essay Contest at the chapter and …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
Meghan Corban, a student at Hollis Brookline High School, was selected by the American Legion Auxiliary to attend Granite Girls State. Corbam will meet about 100 other students from communities …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
BEDFORD - Early birds entered en masse through the doors of the new Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy at 7 Kilton Road on Saturday, June 18. The 7 a.m. grand opening …
Saturday, July 2, 2016 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
Submitted by New Hampshire Fish and Game Department CONCORD - The majority of deer fawns are born in New Hampshire in May and June. Each spring, many New Hampshire residents …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Travel Council is accepting entries for the Loonie Awards, a professional awards program designed to recognize the most creative and effective examples of New Hampshire …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
According to a recent report by Connecticut tick-borne disease expert Dr. Sandra Bushmich, data indicates that a new form of tick-borne illness, Borrelia miyamotoi, is growing. Unlike Lyme disease, which …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
CONCORD - While you're spending time in New Hampshire's woods and wetlands this year, help the Reptile and Amphibian Reporting Program by reporting your wildlife sightings. Your efforts help biologists …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
Movies have been a big part of American culture for more than 100 years. At one time, almost every town had a theater, or at least a place where movies …
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Michael R. Dupont, of Hollis, a teacher at Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School, was awarded a fellowship by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation of Alexandria, Va., in its 25th annual …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
HOLLIS - The annual Hollis Strawberry Festival will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, June 26, on the Town Common. Come and enjoy this celebration of locally grown strawberries and …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Kyle Pittman has received an Air Force Reserve Officers' Training Corps scholarship to attend the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Pittman is a 2016 graduate of Hollis Brookline High School. Scholarships …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
CONCORD - To help protect habitat and restore species like the Karner blue butterfly, New England cottontail, Blanding's turtle and bald eagle, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Sweet, delicate and lovely, the strawberry has been cultivated for centuries - and before it was cultivated, people would search woodlands to find the tiny red fruits hidden under green …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Submitted by Chazz Rogers On Saturday, June 18, the members of the local band Burr, will host a concert for $10 a ticket at Big Bear Lodge in Brookline with …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Leila Caplan, Kail Arthur and Steven Szczeszynski, of Hollis, represented New Hampshire at the FIRST Lego League World Festival in St. Louis recently, and the team of middle school students, …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
HOLLIS - Hollis elementary students recently participated in the "Reflections" art competition sponsored by the PTA. There were 33 entries submitted by Hollis students. These students placed at the state …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
NASHUA - Kevin Avard, of Nashua, announced that he filed for re-election for the New Hampshire Senate in District 12, which includes Brookline, Hollis, Greenville, Mason, New Ipswich, Rindge, and …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Submitted by Troop 12 Historian Nicholas Bird HOLLIS - On Sunday, May 30, members of Hollis Boy Scou Troop 12 observed a Memorial Day service delivered by the Veterans of …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
John and Diane Ogrodowczyk, of Hollis, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 28 (the actual anniversary date is July 2). The festivities and vow renewal ceremony took place …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. -  SUNY Plattsburgh student Amelia Flanery, of Hollis, a member of the Class of 2017, is one of just 34 undergraduate students nationwide to receive Greater Research Opportunities …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - Five hundred years ago, huge sailing ships plied the oceans. Called galleons, they fought wars, transported cargo between European ports and protected smaller ships from pirates. Longer, …
Sunday, June 12, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS - There were 1,464 teams from 20 countries and 48 states that really wanted to be where five New Hampshire teams were recently: Onstage at Destination Imagination Global Finals …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
More than 40 New Hampshire high schools elected 90 sophomores to participate in Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership of New Hampshire's Camp Leadership, a three-day seminar held in Contoocook. Students participated …
Sunday, June 12, 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 …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
HOLLIS - The Anna Keyes Powers Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will have its final meeting of the year, a potluck supper, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
BROOKLINE - Are you a woman who wants to meet some amazing women? Did you ever wonder what the Brookline Women's Club and the General Federation of Women's Clubs are …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
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