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Some winter farmers markets are poised to open as the bounty of fresh fruits, vegetables and other local goods offered during the summer’s outdoor markets draws to a close. Outdoor farmers markets in Amherst, Merrimack, Milford, Bedford and elsewhere were well attended this year. According …

Friday, October 24, 2014 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
Get your cameras ready for the New Hampshire fall foliage season. We invite our readers to submit their best photos to our 2014 Fall Foliage Contest. There will be prizes …
Friday, October 17, 2014
MILFORD – There will be something for everyone at the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Southern New Hampshire Expo this year. And this year, it’s happening on a day when …
Friday, October 17, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
We’ve assembled a ghoulishly good collection of calendar events for your Halloween entertainment. From high-octane horror houses to family-friendly autumnal fun, we’ve harvested the area’s best offerings. Grab a buddy …
Friday, October 10, 2014 | By KATHLEEN PALMER Staff Writer
WILTON – Retired Souhegan High School science teacher Chris Balch is on a new mission. Last year, Balch raised more than $2,500 for the Hope for Gus Foundation. This year, …
Friday, October 3, 2014
CONCORD – Girls who are high school age who have an interest in government service and advocacy are invited to apply for Girls Rock the Capitol, a legislative internship led …
Friday, October 3, 2014
NASHUA – The Rite Aid Foundation presented a $10,000 KidsCents grant to the Nashua Children’s Home on Monday, Sept. 15, at the Rite Aid pharmacy at 331 Main St. The …
Friday, October 3, 2014
HOLLIS – The Hollis Veterans of Foreign Wars has been helping local veterans in need for 22 years. Last week, for example, Cmdr. Jim Belanger and about 10 other veterans …
Friday, October 3, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Get your cameras ready for the New Hampshire fall foliage season. We invite our readers to submit their best photos to our 2014 Fall Foliage Contest. There will be prizes …
Friday, October 3, 2014
The Cabinet, partnering with the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce, hosted a reception honoring the winners of the “Best of Souhegan” awards at La Belle Winery in Amherst on Tuesday, …
Friday, October 3, 2014
Accountant/CPA: Jason Cillo Steele Associates Tax Preparation & Business Services Alternative Heating Solution Company: RDP Water Systems Antique Shop: Robin’s Egg Appliance Store: Brennan & MacKay Art Gallery: Andres Institute …
Friday, October 3, 2014
Get your cameras ready for the New Hampshire fall foliage season. We invite our readers to submit their best photos to our 2014 Fall Foliage Contest. There will be prizes …
Friday, September 26, 2014
MILFORD – Gary Williams was recently named the area’s “humanitarian” in The Cabinet’s “Best of Souhegan” contest. But Williams, who is pastor of the Burns Hill Christian Fellowship church in …
Friday, September 26, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA – The Nashua Regional Planning Commission will hold its next household hazardous waste collection from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 4. The collection will be at the Nashua Public Works …
Friday, September 26, 2014
HOLLIS – By all accounts, Ruth E. Wheeler was a remarkable woman. During the early years of the 20th century, a time when few women pursued careers, the Hollis High …
Friday, September 12, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Fred Townsend, 102, moved to Hollis three years ago to be with his daughter, Barbara. On Aug. 11, he received the Boston Post Cane for being the oldest …
Friday, September 12, 2014
A series of rain and lightning storms caused fires, downed trees and led to the cancellation of events throughout the region last Saturday. The lightning storm knocked out power at …
Friday, September 12, 2014 | By Journal staff
LYNDEBOROUGH – At some point during various renovations at Citizens’ Hall over the last few years – no one seems to be able to recall just when – the old …
Friday, September 5, 2014 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
CHICAGO – Legendary comics creator Stan Lee will serve as the honorary chairman of Library Card Sign Up Month in September. During the month, the Campaign for America’s Libraries, the …
Friday, September 5, 2014
HOLLIS – A special town meeting will be held in Hollis on Saturday, Sept. 20, to consider the following warrant. All articles require a majority vote to pass. They are …
Friday, September 5, 2014
BROOKLINE – We don’t know for sure, but Brookline’s Old Home Days, coming up the weekend after Labor Day, may be the biggest old home days in the town’s history. …
Friday, August 29, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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 …
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
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