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To the editor, I thank the Hillsborough County voters for voting to allow me to continue as your commissioner. Hillsborough county continues to be the best managed county in New Hampshire. We have been able to provide services to our citizens at the lowest cost …

Monday, December 5, 2016
Every day we are confronted with news that is bad: Obesity, diabetes, death by drowning - the second leading cause of death in children under 12, the opioid epidemic. Here …
Friday, November 18, 2016
To the Editor: I would like to thank all those who voted for me in my recently failed primary election, and during past decades in my elections to the school …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: I would like to respond to the news that Kelly Ayotte is going to write in Mike Pence for president. She feels that this would signal to …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: Merrimack has eight seats in the New Hampshire House of Representatives. You may vote for eight candidates for state representative on Tuesday, Nov. 8. I would like …
Saturday, October 22, 2016
If you support Mr. Trump, don't read this!As much as I would welcome his agents to ponder the points that I will make, I accept that it will not impact …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  To the Editor: I am a candidate for the Republican nomination for state representative from the town of Merrimack. I have lived in Merrimack and practiced law locally for …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  To the Editor: Rep. Jeanine Notter has been fighting for you at the Statehouse for three terms. Aware of the extremely high energy costs residents are now paying, she …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  To the Editor: I am running for state representative in the Republican primary on Sept. 13. In 2014, I ran for state Senate. Although I did not win that …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
To the Editor: If you ever needed more proof that Gov. Maggie Hassan was in this Senate race to support Washington Democrats, look no further than her recent interview with …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
To the Editor: I encourage readers to vote for Robert "Bob" Rowe for Hillsborough County Commissioner. The position of County Commissioner requires accountability to the taxpayers, attention to detail, and …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: I am announcing my candidacy for re-election to my 11th term to the New Hampshire House of Representatives on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Appointed by the House Speaker, …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: Senator Kelly Ayotte makes national security a priority. She has served on the Senate Armed Services Committee, laid out a clear and comprehensive plan to defeat ISIS, …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: Small businesses in New Hampshire are critical to economic success. But now, the Granite State's small businesses are facing a problem. A federal policy decided in Washington …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: I'm writing on behalf of Prime Alternative Treatment Centers, a Merrimack-based medical marijuana dispensary, to inform you that we have officially opened for business and as of …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: I saw in the news that the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) was signed into law and I could not be more thankful. The drug issue …
Saturday, August 6, 2016
To the Editor: The fight against the heroin epidemic got a major boost last week thanks to Senator Kelly Ayotte and her bill: the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Governor fails on national security To the Editor: Yet again, Maggie Hassan has proven herself utterly incompetent in the area of national security. Does she think that tying herself to …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
To the Editor: 2015 was another very exciting year for our New England Parkinson's Ride. We have very high hopes that some of the research that is going on will …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: The Merrimack Rotary wishes to thank its extraordinary sponsors of this year's July 4 pancake breakfast and Family Fun Day. The categories of sponsorships range from $1,500 …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: On behalf of the Merrimack Garden Club, we would like to thank all our members who contributed to our successful plant sale held June 11. The group …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: Kudos to the Merrimack Journal for celebrating the top 10 MHS graduates with their pictures, profiles and plans. With the nonsense of eliminating class rankings occurring in …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To the Editor: I see or read about Sen. (Kelly) Ayotte in a charity race, attending her kids sporting events , attending a veterans event and the like, listening to …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
To the Editor: The Knights of Columbus thank the people of Merrimack for their generous contributions to the Campaign for People with Intellectual Disabilities (aka Tootsie Roll Drive) on May …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
To the Editor: On behalf of the members of Boy Scout Troop 401 and their families, we would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the attendees of the …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
To the Editor: I am James Ferreira, and I am running for a three-year seat on the Merrimack Town Council in the upcoming election on April 12. My wife and …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
To the Editor: I find it ironic that Sen. Kelly Ayotte, who has publicly announced that she will meet with the president's nominee for the Supreme Court, is being labeled …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
To the Editor: Recycling, as well as being a "feel good" thing to do, can also be financially advantageous. It currently costs the town of Merrimack only $15 per ton …
Sunday, March 27, 2016
To the Editor: The mainstream media has done little reporting on President Obama's recent proposal to add a $10-a-barrel oil tax, so I am writing to all residents a little …
Saturday, March 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 …
Saturday, March 12, 2016
To the Editor: Did the people or person in charge of the Merrimack polling place really think that the change in the traffic pattern would help? I can't believe that …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: The board of directors has recently begun a building improvement initiative designed to make the John O'Leary Adult Community Center more aesthetically pleasing, attractive and energy efficient …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: One of the Y's main focus areas is social responsibility, and we consider our efforts to help ease the burden of local food pantries important to the …
Monday, January 25, 2016
To the Editor: On behalf of the NEPBA Local 12 and the Merrimack Police Department, I am pleased to announce that the donor appreciation comedy show has been rescheduled for …
Monday, January 25, 2016
To the Editor: We would like to thank the many residents who took names from our trees for Operation Santa and purchased gifts for the needy. We are given a …
Monday, January 18, 2016
To the Editor: The following is a letter received by the Merrimack Lioness Club regarding Operation Santa. Dear Lioness Club: We had the best Christmas thanks to all of you. …
Monday, January 18, 2016
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