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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 auction and the following outstanding businesses, whose generosity made the 10th annual Silent Auction and …

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
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
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