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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 in the Vietnam jungle where Sgt. McAllister had been dropped to help prepare a landing …

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
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles announced that Real ID compliant licenses will be available starting Jan. 2 and that residents wishing to obtain one should wait …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
MILFORD - A brand new shop opened in Lorden Plaza recently with nearly 500 craft beers and up to 100 wine selections. The custom-built walk-in cooler at Barley & Hops …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
In response to our posting of the recent fire at Beaver Brook, we have received many messages sent expressing your sadness for our loss of the sheds and equipment. Thank …
Sunday, May 22, 2016 | Submitted by the Beaver Brook Association
CONCORD - With the arrival of spring, many species of wildlife are giving birth to their young. Finding young wildlife can be exciting, but in most cases, even if it …
Sunday, May 22, 2016
Diplomas and congratulations went to 130 students completing this year's bee school, a set of six weekly classes hosted by the Merrimack Valley Beekeeper's Association. The classes began Tuesday evening, …
Saturday, May 14, 2016 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
HOLLIS - The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. The event is free, …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Submitted by the Beaver Brook Association HOLLIS - It is with regret that we share news that around noon Saturday, May 7, a fire at Beaver Brook destroyed two storage …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
HOLLIS - Stephen Previte, of Hollis, will hold his annual Spring Open Studio from noon-4 p.m. May 14-15 and 21-22 at 112 Silver Lake Road. Previte was born and raised …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
HOLLIS - Horse 'n Hound Physical Therapy will celebrate the opening of its new facility with a Pet Fair and Open House from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 4. Horse …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
The Hollis Brookline Cavaliers Crew competed in the Forge Cup, hosted by Westford-Littleton Crew Club, against four other teams on May 1. Competition was at both varsity and novice level …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Most people don't know they are there, but in every town and city in southern New Hampshire and northern Massachusetts, there are treasures. Whether they are in old cemeteries, deep …
Saturday, May 7, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
HOLLIS - The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. There will be displays, …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis Social Library has named Laura England as director. England is the former director of the Goodwin Library in Farmington. She brings more than a decade of …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
HOLLIS - The Freedom's Way National Heritage Area, together with more than 60 partners from the 45 towns and cities within its bounds, announced Hidden Treasures 2016, a nine-day regional …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
BROOKLINE - The Brookline Historical Society will host "Living Treasures of Brookline" at its building at 17 Meetinghouse Hill Road from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, May 21-22. The event is …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
PEPPERELL, Mass. - An exhibit of Hollis artist Gail Allen's work is going  on display at the Lawrence Library, 15 Main St. The exhibit will run from May 7-June 10. …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
HOLLIS - The Anna Keyes Powers chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host New Hampshire Humanities Council speaker Sally Matson, who will present a program on Margaret …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
HOLLIS - The Hollis Garden Club's annual plant sale will take place from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 7, at the Town Common. Reasonably priced perennials, annuals, herbs, shrubs, ground covers, …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
AMHERST - The Amherst Garden Club will hold its annual plant sale from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 7, on the Wilkins Elementary School front field. In addition to more …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
WILTON - First there was Frisbee, a perfect laid-back pasttime for the 1960s, then Frisbee evolved into the fast-paced Ultimate Frisbee. Now, there's a Frisbee-golf hybrid called disc golf, which …
Saturday, April 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Hollis Brookline High School's FIRST Robotics team, The Force Team 1073, was selected to participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship in St. Louis from April 27-30 to compete …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Volunteers from Hollis, Zoo New England and friends around the country are organizing a bike ride and walk in memory of Hollis native Jonathan Gilmour, a former zookeeper at Zoo …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
September 1981 marked the beginning of a 19-year relationship between the Hollis Brookline High School community and school nurse Jane Lavigne. Through June 2000, "Nurse Jane" treated illnesses and injuries, …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Hollis Heritage Commission will sponsor a Hidden Treasures event from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Lawrence Barn, 28 Depot Road. There will be displays, talks, horses …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
HOLLIS - More than 150 people attended the opening reception for the "Fresh" gallery show at The Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center on April 1. More than 50 artists submitted …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Friends of the Hollis Social Library will hold their annual used book sale in the Town Hall Community Room from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The group raised …
Saturday, April 30, 2016
AMHERST - Peter Zheutlin's family wanted a dog, but Peter? Never. Through 20 years of marriage and two children, the freelance journalist resisted the idea. He never wanted tumbleweeds of …
Thursday, April 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
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