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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 could be shown. Jeffrey Klenotic, associate professor and director of communicative art at the University …

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
HOLLIS - Members of the Nashua Area Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise on Friday-Saturday, June 24-25, at Hollis Brookline High School, 24 …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
HOLLIS - VFW Post 11373 will present awards to two Hollis-Brookline teachers. One will be presented to Susan Connelly, a history teacher at Hollis Brookline Middle School, and the other …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
HOLLIS - Chip Hardy is part of the sixth generation to operate the Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis, and his 34-year-old son Trevor is part of the seventh. There is …
Sunday, June 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD - The Center for the Book at the New Hampshire State Library announced the state's three winners in the Letters About Literature competition. Among the winners is Liliana Pistor, …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
WASHINGTON - Nicole Poitras, of Hollis, a junior at Hollis Brookline High School, is among 51 high school journalists representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia who will …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
BOSTON, Mass. - Hollis resident Erin Casey was recognized as a recipient of the New Hampshire Red Sox Service Scholarship during a pregame ceremony at Fenway Park before the game …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Gerard A. Ouellette and Yvonne L. (Jean) Ouellette, of Hollis, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. The Ouellettes were married April 2, 1956, at St. Louis de Gonzague Church in …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
HOLLIS - The annual Hollis Strawberry Festival will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, June 26, on the Town Common. The festival features the best of the best: local strawberries, …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MILFORD - Roger McAllister's fellow soldiers knew he wasn't well. Ants crawled over his face and his helmet tipped forward off his head. It was more than 100 steamy degrees …
Saturday, May 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Passion and persistence are paying off for local franchise owners of Seniors Helping Seniors. Judy and Randy Loubier and Nancy and Ben Paquin, of Seniors Helping Seniors of Southern New …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
NASHUA - The Toyota of Nashua Gate City Series announced five races starting at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, June 23, with the Salvation Army Run Into Summer 5K at Greeley Park …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
CONCORD - As the summer hiking season gets underway, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department reminds outdoor enthusiasts to buy their Hike Safe Card before they hit the trails. …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
MILFORD - The idea of freedom is baked into New Hampshire's self-image, but the historical reality has not always lived up to the ideal. Milford, Portsmouth and many other towns …
Sunday, May 22, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
On Saturday, April 16, players from the Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers Youth Hockey Association participated in the formal military dedication of a monument in the memory of the U.S. Marine …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
NASHUA - Families, teachers and students filled the Nashua Catholic Regional High School gymnasium recently when 30 seventh-grade students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society. Ryan Stack, of …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
NASHUA - Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School announced its honor roll for the third quarter of the 2015-16 school year. Hollis students named are: PRINCIPAL'S LIST Elizabeth Bonnette, daughter …
Sunday, May 22, 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, May 22, 2016
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