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TYNGSBOROUGH, Mass. – The Academy of Notre Dame inducted 17 girls into three honor societies during a recent ceremony in Our Lady’s Chapel. Induction ceremonies were held for the National Honor Society, the Societe Honoraire Francaise and the Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica – respectively, the French …

Friday, March 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – CASA of New Hampshire is looking for a few good men to volunteer as advocates on behalf of the state’s abused and neglected children. This March, Court Appointed …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MILFORD – “The Hungry Heart,” a documentary film on prescription drug addiction and recovery in Vermont, will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, at the Amato Center for …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – What better way to kick off spring than with Court Appointed Special Advocates of New Hampshire’s 11th annual Spring Fashion Show and Auction at the Castleton on Cobbett’s …
Friday, March 27, 2015
NASHUA – The Nashua Community College Advisory Board is holding a fundraising event to benefit the NCC Student Scholarship Fund. The second annual Swing into Spring Gala will be held …
Friday, March 27, 2015
The Nashua Area Retired Educators Association will hold its spring luncheon on Wednesday, April 22, at Nashua Country Club. Registration will start at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be served …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MILFORD – To watch Kani Nicodemus lead an early morning indoor cycling class, you would think she is as healthy as any of the other spinning teachers at Hampshire Hills …
Friday, March 27, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – You might be surrounded by mountains of snow, but spring is on the way, and so is Discover Wild New Hampshire Day. The New Hampshire Fish and Game …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MILFORD – St. Joseph Healthcare and the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce are partnering to bring the first St. Joseph Healthcare Health & Wellness Fair to Milford Armory from 10 …
Friday, March 27, 2015
Isabelle Linder, of Brookline, was granted the Trustees’ Scholarship to study at Alvernia University in Reading, Pa., in the fall. Linder is a Hollis Brookline High School senior. Recipients of …
Friday, March 20, 2015
HOLLIS – Hollis Montessori School will host speaker Phyllis Pottish-Lewis at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, for “The Genius of Montessori.” Pottish-Lewis will discuss the difference between conventional education and …
Friday, March 20, 2015
BROOKLINE – The second-grade students at Richard Maghakian Memorial School recently took part in an enrichment program aligned with the social studies curriculum known as Pioneer Days. The hands-on program …
Friday, March 20, 2015
CONCORD – Those huge piles of snow are finally diminishing, and local residents are taking some furtive peeks out their doors for the first time in a number of months. …
Friday, March 20, 2015 | By ERIC STANWAY Correspondent
Camping provides some of the best opportunities to experience the great outdoors. One of the best ways to get ready for your camping trips is to attend the 43rd annual …
Friday, March 20, 2015
The earliest European explorers of North America noticed that Native American tribes took sap from maple trees and boiled it down to create sugar or a thick syrup they poured …
Friday, March 13, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – This year is the 100th anniversary of New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary, and an essay contest for New Hampshire students is just one of the activities on tap. The …
Friday, March 6, 2015
HOLLIS – Hollis Brookline High School announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2014-15 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 9: Maria Andrukhiv, Joanna Balsamo, David Bonnette, Katherine …
Friday, March 6, 2015
The state fire marshal’s office and its industry partners in the Propane Gas Association remind New Hampshire residents of the continued need to take preventive measures from snow and ice …
Friday, March 6, 2015
AMHERST – Winter festivals all over New England have been canceled this year because there has been too much winter – bone-crushing cold and suffocating snowstorms. But at LaBelle Winery …
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BEDFORD – “The Lego Movie,” a computer-animated adventure film, was a global hit that was snubbed for an Academy Award on Sunday night. But the seven boys at a Lego …
Friday, February 27, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
BEDFORD – The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a series of workshops on “Essential Skills for Family Caregivers.” The first workshop in the series will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March …
Friday, February 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – New Hampshire Employment Security and partners will present a Hiring our Heroes Job and Resource Fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Sweeney American Legion Post, …
Friday, February 27, 2015
The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts announced that applicants to its grant programs may submit their applications online. Applying online eliminates the need for applicants to submit multiple …
Friday, February 27, 2015
HOLLIS – You’ve heard them howling at night. Maybe you’ve seen their tracks in the snow. They are coyotes, the largest predator around here. You wonder about the safety of …
Friday, February 20, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD – The state Department of Safety launched Adopt-A-Hydrant NH as part of a statewide effort to encourage residents to clear 3 feet around hydrants and to keep hydrants clear …
Friday, February 20, 2015
NASHUA – Prepare to experience an epicurean adventure at the Front Door Agency’s 27th Gourmet Festival & Auction at Nashua Country Club on Sunday, March 22. A limited number of …
Friday, February 13, 2015
State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan announced that because of recent snow, there is a greater urgency to clear roofs of snow and ice that has accumulated. A roof may …
Friday, February 13, 2015
This winter seems endless, and even snow lovers are beginning to think, “Enough!” Before cabin fever begins to set in and you start to feel like Jack in “The Shining,” …
Friday, February 13, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Department of Cultural Resources’ three conservation license plate grant programs are accepting letters of intent to apply for the 2015 grant round. Cultural Resources’ “Moose Plate” grants support the …
Friday, February 13, 2015
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Film and Television Office is accepting submissions for the 2015 New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival. Now in its eighth year, the event has …
Friday, February 13, 2015
There are plenty of events in the area to make this Valentine’s Day a little sweeter. Here’s a roundup: Merrimack At 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, Voices in Harmony will …
Friday, February 6, 2015
NASHUA – About 350 people are expected to raise nearly $70,000 to support cutting-edge research and life-changing programs and services for people living with multiple sclerosis at the annual Walk …
Friday, February 6, 2015
NASHUA – The Greater Nashua Habitat for Humanity announced the election of Ken Recke, of Hollis, to its board of directors. Recke is director of plant engineering for the UPS …
Friday, February 6, 2015 | Submitted by Jen Skibba
Students in grades 7-12 submitted 2,096 pieces of art for recognition in the Scholastic Art Awards of New Hampshire on Jan. 10-11. The program celebrates its 16th year under the …
Friday, February 6, 2015
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 …
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
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