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NASHUA – Classes to help prepare for the HiSET are currently running through the Adult Learning Center in Nashua and Milford. The Nashua classes are held at the ALC on 4 Lake St., where morning and evening classes are available. In Milford, classes are held …

Friday, January 30, 2015
BROOKLINE – At 48, Ron Merryman is probably the youngest active member of Brookline American Legion Post 74, and that fact doesn’t bode well for the organization’s continuing vitality. Post …
Friday, January 30, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – JerriAnne Boggis, the woman responsible for spreading the word about Milford’s Harriet E. Wilson, received the 2015 Martin Luther King Award on Monday. Wilson, 1825-1900, was the 19th-century …
Friday, January 23, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS – Students from Hollis Musical Arts gave musical gifts to the residents of Ledgewood at Milford on Dec. 17. Vocal and piano students performed. They were accompanied by their …
Friday, January 23, 2015 | Submitted by Cindy Hayes
AMHERST – The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Amherst donated $500 to Share Outreach through the company’s charitable foundation, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares. Share Outreach is a nonprofit …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – Rebecca Green, who led the latest Nashua Area CROP Hunger Walk to more than $40,000 in total donations, presented checks to four local hunger-fighting agencies at the Jan. …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – The Actorsingers of Nashua will hold auditions for its spring production of the Gershwin favorite “Crazy For You.” Auditions will be 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, and 7-9 …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – Boomers & Beyond, a Telegraph event for 50 and older, will be held from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Nashua Senior Activity Center, 70 Temple …
Friday, January 23, 2015
FITCHBURG, Mass. – Applewild School announced its New Hampshire AppleCore Scholarship Initiative, designed to recognize and attract talented students from all New Hampshire towns, beginning in the 2015-16 school year. …
Friday, January 23, 2015
CONCORD – Among the spectrum of colors, blue is the most popular, symbolizing trust, responsibility, wisdom and tranquility. The latest League of New Hampshire Craftsmen exhibition celebrates the various hues, …
Friday, January 16, 2015
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Liquor Commission will host its 10th annual New Hampshire Wine Week celebration from Jan. 26-Feb. 1, complete with unprecedented access to nationally and internationally acclaimed …
Friday, January 16, 2015
MANCHESTER – The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, reached a record food distribution of 11 million pounds in 2014. That was equivalent to 9,166,666 …
Friday, January 16, 2015
Restaurant Week NH 2015 will take place March 20-27. This marks the fourth year of this statewide culinary event featuring more than 100 dining establishments throughout the state. The restaurants …
Friday, January 16, 2015
NASHUA – The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Greater Nashua will hold a kickoff for the annual event at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Leda Lanes Glow …
Friday, January 16, 2015
PREVENTING FIRES A couple of weeks ago, someone living in the outskirts of Brookline got very lucky. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the front porch and called for help, and fire …
Friday, January 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK – Do you need a little extra romance in your life? Why celebrate just on Valentine’s Day? Plan on coming to “That’s Amore!” The romantic Italian dinner and show …
Friday, January 16, 2015
AUBURN – The Massabesic Audubon Center is offering a February Fun Vacation Camp from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 23-27 for children ages 6-12. Campers are invited to participate for a …
Friday, January 16, 2015
NASHUA – Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support Services will hold a fundraiser from 5-10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Sky Meadow Country Club. Tickets are available for the Love …
Thursday, January 15, 2015
A successful campaign against a natural gas pipeline that was planned to go through backyards and conservation land in Hollis was the biggest story of the year. But otherwise in …
Friday, January 9, 2015
Hollis Brookline Rotary’s annual Family Breakfast Buffet event will be held again in 2015 in its new location, the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nashua. First presented in breakfast buffet format …
Friday, January 9, 2015
NASHUA – The Rivier Institute for Senior Education spring information session is scheduled for 1-3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, in the reception room of the Dion Center at Rivier University. …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MANCHESTER – The Derryfield School, 2108 River Road, will hold its statewide Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25. All private and public middle and high schools …
Friday, January 9, 2015
NASHUA – The First Baptist Church of Nashua will hold its 33rd annual celebration honoring the life, ministry and contributions of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 6 …
Friday, January 9, 2015
HOLLIS – The Beaver Brook Association will hold its annual meeting at the LaBelle Winery on Route 101 in Amherst on Thursday, Jan. 15. The meeting will center on accomplishments …
Friday, January 9, 2015
NASHUA – The Academy for Science and Design donated 100 personal toiletry bags to the Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter recently. Part of the mission of ASD is to create …
Friday, January 9, 2015
HOLLIS – Hollis Primary School will hold a registration session from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, for incoming 2015-16 kindergarten and first-grade students. Children must be 5 by Sept. 30, …
Friday, January 2, 2015
It isn’t too late to find a great holiday gift in Hollis …
Friday, December 19, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Kyle Jackson, of Mont Vernon, completed basic training in Quantico, Va., in November. Jackson was recognized for graduating in the top 5 percent of his company, …
Friday, December 19, 2014 | Submitted by Pam McKinney
HOLLIS – Hollis Primary School will hold a registration session from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, for incoming 2015-16 kindergarten and first-grade students. Children must be 5 by Sept. 30, …
Friday, December 19, 2014
FITCHBURG, Mass. – Isabelle Hu, of Hollis, is an Applewild School scholar and a recipient of an AppleCore Scholarship. When Isabelle and her parents visited the school during her fourth-grade …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The New Hampshire School Nurse of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding nurse for her contributions to the school and community. To be eligible, the nurse must meet these criteria: …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The 2014 New Hampshire Jewish Film Festival will return Tuesday, Dec. 16, with a presentation of “Body and Soul: The State of the Jewish Nation,” a new documentary film by …
Friday, December 12, 2014
BROOKLINE – It was a bittersweet tree lighting ceremony on Sunday as the town honored a young mother who died on Christmas Eve 2013. Each year, a resident is chosen …
Friday, December 12, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA – The Front Door Agency recently dedicated a suite at the Norwell Home on Concord Street to Hollis residents Jim and Sandy Healy. The Healys have been longtime supporters …
Friday, December 12, 2014
NASHUA – These Hollis students were named to the Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School first-quarter honor roll for the 2014-15 school year: PRINCIPAL’S LIST GRADE 7: Elizabeth N. Bonnette, …
Friday, December 12, 2014
The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts announced that the competition roster for this year’s Poetry Out Loud is set, including Hollis Brookline High School. Forty-one high schools and …
Friday, December 12, 2014
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