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HOLLIS - There's a restaurant in Seattle that sells "burritos big as a baby," and offers free burritos to visitors who bring in newborns to be photographed next to their gigantic Mexican dish. Twenty years ago, the average bagel was three inches in diameter and …

Friday, July 31, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MANCHESTER - Kat Bolling, of Hol­lis, is playing the role of Maria in the Majes­tic Theatre's production of "West Side Story" at Manchester Community Music School's Holy Cross Hall, 2291 …
Friday, July 31, 2015
NASHUA - Harcros Chemicals donated $10,000 to Gateways Community Services on Friday, July 17. Lisa Beaulieu, Kevin Trac­ey and Wayne Dufresne, of Harcros, visited Gateways to present the check to …
Friday, July 31, 2015
MILFORD – For 20 years, the Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley in Mil­ford has been in the fore­front of youth development in the community, with a particular focus …
Friday, July 31, 2015
The nonprofit Pets for Vets New Hampshire chap­ter will hold a motorcycle run starting at the Milford VFW on Sunday, Aug. 16. Registration is at 8 a.m., with kickstands up …
Friday, July 31, 2015
Mil­ford Rotary Club, led by "team coach" Doug Knott, recently raised $4,930 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire. The ninth annual Bowl For Kids' Sake Rotary Chal­lenge was …
Friday, July 31, 2015
HOLLIS - Why mushrooms? Why not butterflies or birds or wildflowers? The question was for Stephanie Doyle, the leader of a "mushroom foray" through Beaver Brook's forests on Sun­day. The …
Saturday, July 25, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD - Wednes­day, June 17, was an evening of inspiration for CASA of New Hampshire as it capped its 26th year with its annual celebration honoring CASA advocates and community …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
It's Sunday, June 14, New Hampshire Day at Fenway Park, and it's a gorgeous Sunday afternoon. The Red Sox are playing the Toronto Blue Jays, and John Ogrodowczyk, a Hollis …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
The Brookline Lions Club will hold a back-to-school supply drive to benefit Brookline students and to be distributed through the food pantry. The collection will be from Monday, July 27, …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
HOLLIS - Wild Sala­mander Creative Arts Cen­ter's Whitty Gallery is seek­ing art for its new show, "Defined." The show will create a tribute to visual interpreta­tion of the human language. …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
MILFORD - "I've got this." That was almost Chris Brown's first reaction to finding out he has acute myeloid leukemia. Almost because, naturally, when anyone gets such a diagnosis, the …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
CONCORD - The New Hamp­shire Children's Trust, the governor's designated statewide community-based child abuse prevention agency, is seeking four new members to join its board of directors in January. The …
Friday, July 24, 2015
New Hampshire and the New Hamp­shire Association of Chiefs of Police have formed a new alliance. In an effort to better serve the chil­dren of New Hampshire, the police as­sociation …
Friday, July 24, 2015
NASHUA - A household hazardous waste and electronics collection will be held 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Nashua Public Works Garage, 9 Stadium Drive. The drive is open …
Friday, July 24, 2015
> NASHUA - The Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter needs help in several areas. Breakfast crew - kitch­en: 6:45-8 a.m. Help serve breakfast and clean up. If you want to …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
The Brookline Lions Club will participate in "Christmas in July" at Camp Allen in Bedford; a residential and day camp for children and adults with special needs. The Brookline Lions …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
MANCHESTER - Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire is recruiting mentors across the state. "Our Littles need mentors. It's that simple," said Melissa Goerbig, vice president of programs. "There …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
BROOKLINE Brookline Public Library, 16 Main St., 673-3330, bplnh.weebly.com or on Facebook at Brookline Public Library, NH. BOOK GROUP The Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. July 20 to …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
BROOKLINE - Larry Rodman, of Brookline, will bike 62 miles in the 2015 Ride to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, July 18. Beginning and ending in Fort Devens, Mass., the Ride …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
HOLLIS - Michael Di­Trolio, formerly of Hollis, was elected to membership at the annual meeting of the Major Orchestra Librarians' Association in Montreal in June. The group was founded in …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
STRATFORD, Conn. - Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsid­iary of United Technologies Corp., has launched the fifth annual Sikorsky Helicopter 2050 Program and Chal­lenge, which asks children ages 9-16 to create an …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Extensive flower gardens at Beaver Brook flourish with compost-enriched soil. (Kathy Cleveland …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
FEATURE LYNDEBOROUGH - Compost has been called black gold, and for good reason - gardeners love the way it enriches soil. And New Hampshire soils usually need improvement before they are …
Thursday, July 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA - You can help end the fight against breast cancer by raising funds for and walking with the Amer­ican Cancer Society Making Strides of Nashua. Join more than 1 …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
COLBY-SAWYER COLLEGE The following area students have completed Colby-Sawyer College's internship requirement: FROM BROOKLINE: William Brock completed an internship at Shane Robinson in Hollis. Brock is a member of the …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
BROOKLINE BROOKLINE COMMUNITY CHURCH Summer Sunday wor­ship services are at 9 a.m. Services will be held at Lake Potanipo on Mason Road on July 5 and 12 and Aug. 2 …
Thursday, July 16, 2015
HOLLIS - Beaver Brook Nature Center has created a children's garden this sum­mer at Maple Hill Farm in Hollis. It can be found ad­jacent to the compost court and the …
Friday, July 10, 2015
Hollis Boy Scout Troop 12 continues to demonstrate excellence in its scouting program, with another six Eagles promoted this past school year. Statistics show that of any 100 boys who …
Friday, July 10, 2015
Brookline Community Church hosted a perfor­mance by the Destiny Africa Children's Choir on Satur­day, June 27. The choir is made up of children from the Kampala Children's Centre in Ugan­da, …
Friday, July 10, 2015
Human beings have been swimming for eons - Stone Age paintings from around 7,000 years ago show people making their way through water. And why not? It's nearly the perfect …
Friday, July 10, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
After he signed the Dec­laration of Independence, John Adams wanted Ameri­cans to go all out celebrating Independence Day. New Hampshire towns typically comply, with fire­works, parades and other kinds of …
Friday, July 3, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BROOKLINE - Brook­line's annual Fourth of July Parade, sponsored by the Brookline Lions Club, will be followed by the annual Family Fun Day sponsored by the Hollis-Brookline Ro­tary and Brookline …
Thursday, July 2, 2015
BROOKLINE Brookline Public Library, 16 Main St., 673-3330, bplnh.weebly.com or on Facebook at Brookline Public Library, NH. BOOK GROUP The Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. July 20 to …
Friday, July 3, 2015
BROOKLINE BROOKLINE COMMUNITY CHURCH Summer Sunday worship services are at 9 a.m. Services will be held at Lake Potanipo on Mason Road on July 5 and 12 and Aug. 2 …
Friday, July 3, 2015
DEADLINE The deadline for submitting items to the Hollis Brookline Journal is 5 p.m. Friday. Please send your items to neighbors@nashuatelegraph.com at least two weeks prior to the event. BROOKLINE …
Friday, July 3, 2015
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