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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 Hillary Clinton will actually help build her credibility on this issue? Hillary Clinton, who was …

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
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
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