Hollis Brookline Journal > News

NASHUA – Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School in Nashua has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016/2017 school year. Hollis students honored are as follows: Colin Ferguson, son of Jason Ferguson and Dawn Ferguson, has been named to the Honor …

Saturday, February 18, 2017
While most teenagers sleep in on their Saturdays off from school, students from the Hollis Brookline High School’s Robotics Team 1073, The Force Team, waited anxiously in one of the …
Saturday, February 18, 2017 | By Abigail Lewis HBHS student, co-CEO of HBHS Robotics Team 1073
HOLLIS – The Hollis School Board will host its third and final Energy Study Public Forum from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at the Hollis Primary School Library, 36 Silver …
Saturday, February 18, 2017
HOLLIS – Bats are among the unloved members of the animal kingdom. Most people find these flying mammals downright ugly, and some of their species are indeed blood eaters, which …
Saturday, February 18, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
COMPREHENSIVE HIGH HONOR ROLL (ALL A’s) GRADE 7: Peyton Arbogast, Ethan Bender, William Bird, Ava Blazonis, Connor Bouvier, Rylee Bouvier, Rachel Brackett, Jillian Bradbrook, Benjamin Brar, Riley Callahan, Jordan Cassilly, …
Saturday, February 18, 2017
The Hollis Brookline High School Robotics team volunteered their time to educate young students during this year’s STEM Fair at Richard Maghakian Memorial School. The STEM Fair was started by …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
BROOKLINE – The weekend of Feb. 17-19 marks the return of the Brookline Winter Festival, a celebration of all of the things that make small, northern communities special this time …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles that will be released monthly throughout 2017 as part of the celebration of the New Hampshire State Library’s 300th …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
AMHERST – Why is the United States never in the top 10 in worldwide surveys of happiness? Can money buy happiness? And what is happiness? Maria Sanders, who teaches philosophy …
Saturday, February 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Eighth grade students from Hollis Brookline Middle School will be partnering with engineers from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNS) and the University of New Hampshire to design and …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
LYNDEBOROUGH - It's hard to think of a more romantic meeting story: Regina Conrad and Paul Hider first met on an eclipse-watching cruise in the South Pacific in 2005. She …
Friday, February 3, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
On Saturday, Feb. 11, the Hollis Nor'Easters Snowmobile Club will host the sixth annual 2017 Pink Ride - one of the biggest snowmobile rides in New Hampshire. Our 2017 fund …
Friday, February 3, 2017
The most important thing you can do to prevent or treat computer vision problems is to have a comprehensive eye exam. According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety and …
Friday, February 3, 2017
CONCORD - New Hampshire Audubon's Backyard Winter Bird Survey is celebrating 30 years of tracking the state's winter birds, and biologists need assistance from residents to get a clear picture …
Friday, February 3, 2017
BROOLINE - Brookline's second annual Chili/Chowder/Soup Cook-Off was a great success! What a crowd we had! About 300 visitors packed the room where 14 professionals and amateurs brought the best …
Friday, February 3, 2017
MILFORD - As young and naive as she was, Lauren Lisembee knew there was something fishy going on when she and a friend responded many years ago to a Craigslist …
Friday, January 27, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Hollis Brookline High School's chapter of the International Thespian Society (the Honor Society for students involved in theatre) recently held its first 24-hour Play Festival. While the task was a …
Friday, January 27, 2017
MILFORD - The Community Action for Safe Teens Youth Empowerment Club members recently participated in the New Hampshire Teen Institute Leaders In Prevention Retreat for middle school students. CAST, a …
Friday, January 27, 2017
HOLLIS - Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center in Hollis will present "Beauty and the Beast," an exhibition of artwork by pastel artist Mary Ellen Brown and oil painter William Turner, …
Friday, January 27, 2017
MILFORD - The recipe for success among local "makers" is a simple one. Take a dollop of "wonder-if," add a splash of "maybe-could" and blend in some gadgets connected to …
Friday, January 20, 2017 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
WASHINGTON - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has published regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply …
Friday, January 20, 2017
HOLLIS - Hollis Montessori School will host a Winter Open House on Sunday, Jan. 29, from 1-3 p.m. Families are invited to tour the school, meet the faculty, and learn …
Friday, January 20, 2017
CONCORD - If you've always wanted to try ice fishing, take advantage of New Hampshire's first-ever winter free fishing day on Saturday, Jan. 21. That's a day you can fish …
Friday, January 20, 2017
CONCORD - Deceased gray foxes displaying symptoms of Canine Distemper have been reported recently in the Upper Connecticut River Valley and southern New Hampshire. The NH Fish and Game Department …
Friday, January 20, 2017
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 …
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
Find us on Facebook