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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 work that we do in Greater Nashua. Our members and staff were very generous this …

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
To the Editor: Riverside Christian Church announces the retirement of Senior Pastor Ray Pouliot from full-time ministry. We congratulate him on 25 years of service to the church and the …
Saturday, January 9, 2016
To the Editor: On behalf of the Rotary Club of Merrimack I would like to thank all of the sponsors, runners and volunteers who made the Merrimack Turkey Trot 5K …
Saturday, December 26, 2015
To the Editor: On Tuesday-Wednesday, Dec. 15-16, Santa took a break from making his list and checking it twice to make some very important phone calls to 60 Merrimack children. …
Saturday, December 26, 2015
To the Editor: For the past several months, the East Coast Marketing Group (ECMG) has been fundraising on behalf of the Merrimack Police Department's New England Police Benevolent Association Local …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Thank you, Merrimack! Thanks to the support of many local Merrimack businesses and the many Merrimack rafflers who came out to have fun and win raffles, our …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our community partners in sharing the 2015 theme for Red Ribbon Week which is "Respect Yourself …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Far too often in today's society, only the bad news commands space in our media outlets. However, every once in a while, people do something that restores …
Saturday, December 12, 2015
To the Editor: Scouting for Food was a huge success this year! The communities of Mason, Wilton, Mont Vernon, Lyndeborough, Brookline, Amherst and Milford generously donated more than 13,400 items …
Saturday, December 5, 2015
To the Editor: Hollis Troop 12 Boy Scouts hosted their annual spaghetti supper on Saturday, Nov. 7, and fed over 200 people. We would like to thank the community for …
Saturday, December 5, 2015
To the Editor: The Merrimack Lions Club wants to thank the community for making the Scarecrow Kit Fundraiser for Diabetes so successful. Again, we sold over 150 kits with a …
Saturday, November 14, 2015
To the Editor: The United States has over 2.3 million Americans incarcerated in federal, state and local prisons today; this is more than any other country worldwide. While the United …
Saturday, October 24, 2015
To the Editor: The community of Merrimack continues to move forward in making it the safest place to live in the state of New Hampshire. Community Services Officer Rob Kelleher's …
Saturday, October 17, 2015
To the Editor: Jimmy Fund Golf presented by DraftKings extends its sincerest thanks to the organizers and sponsors of the Jay O'Halloran Memorial Golf Tournament held on Sept. 26, 2015, …
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Thank you to angel at grocery store To the Editor: It had been one of those days with nothing going right. I rushed to Shaw's for a few groceries. I …
Saturday, October 10, 2015
To the Editor: We are writing to invite members of the community to participate in a very special event, the 15th annual auction to benefit the Boys & Girls Club …
Friday, October 2, 2015
To the Editor: Long lines blanked Main Street in Durham Sunday night as thousands of UNH students and supporters awaited the doors to open at the field house for presidential …
Saturday, September 26, 2015
To the Editor: The Merrimack Lions Club wants to thank all of the players, town businesses and private citizens who contributed to make our 13th annual charity golf tournament on …
Saturday, September 12, 2015
To the Editor: On the Rotary calendar, September is called New Generations Month. New Generations refers to our youths, who are the next generation of Rotarians and responsible citizens. Rotary …
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Colorectal cancer is preventable if it's caught early - that's why getting a routine colonoscopy is so important for every­one starting at age 50. Skipping recommended screenings could mean a …
Friday, July 31, 2015
To the Editor: Have you shopped at Merrimack's own Farmers Market on a Wednesday af­ternoon yet? The multicolored pop-up tents create an appealing air of an international market with local …
Saturday, July 25, 2015
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 Matthew …
Friday, July 3, 2015
To the Editor: The First Congregational Church of Merrimack, N.H., has changed its name to First Church of Merrimack, NH, upon uniting with the Presbytery of New York and New …
Friday, June 26, 2015
To the Editor: On behalf of the Merrimack Garden Club, we would like to thank our members who contributed to our successful plant sale held June 6. The group worked …
Friday, June 19, 2015 | Submitted by Barbara Foristall
To the Editor: Attention, dog owners and dog lovers! Would you like to see a nice dog park in place of the acre of tree stumps that are currently to …
Friday, May 22, 2015
To the Editor: The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department would like to thank the over 300 children who came out to join us for the 23rd annual Easter Egg Hunt …
Friday, May 8, 2015
To the editor: I would like to sincerely thank those who supported my successful campaign for a seat on the Merrimack Town Council. Your support is greatly appreciated. Thanks also …
Friday, May 1, 2015
To the Editor: We support the election of Jody Vaillancourt to the Merrimack Town Council. A long-standing community volunteer, Jody has served on a variety of committees and governing bodies, …
Friday, April 10, 2015
To the Editor: Please join me in supporting Jody Vaillancourt for Town Council. Jody is seeking a three-year term and brings to the table skills, knowledge, and experience that can …
Friday, April 10, 2015
To the Editor: I am writing in support of Jody Vaillancourt who is running for a seat on the Merrimack Town Council. I have known Jody for the past ten …
Friday, April 10, 2015
To the Editor: I am a 45-year resident of Merrimack. Kathryn and I raised our family (Amy and Ashleigh) here while completing careers in education. I am writing to ask …
Thursday, April 9, 2015
To the Editor: Town elections have a much lower turnout than state and national elections, even though they can have as much, if not more, direct impact on our lives. …
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
To the Editor: Next year brings a presidential election and over 15,000 will vote in Merrimack. April 14th of this year is the date of our municipal election and if …
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
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