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The Merrimack Crimeline presented a new camera to the police department at their meeting in February. The Crimeline is a group of residents that volunteer their time to support the Merrimack Police Department. The camera will be used by the detectives for crime scenes, traffic …

Friday, February 24, 2017
The Merrimack Garden Club is having their planning meeting for the year 2017 on Feb. 28. This is a very important meeting and we value the input from members and …
Friday, February 24, 2017
The Merrimack Parks & Recreation Department invites you to join us on Saturday, Feb. 25, for the 25th annual Winter Carnival at Wasserman Park. This event features an afternoon full …
Friday, February 24, 2017
CONCORD – With the start of Massachusetts and New Hampshire school vacations over the next two weeks, thousands of snowmobilers, ice anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts will be recreating in …
Friday, February 24, 2017
AMHERST – Jed Warner was one of the lucky ones. He and his daughter, Audrey, went early enough to LaBelle Winery’s annual Winter Family Fun Fest that they were able …
Friday, February 24, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Karen Kersting, executive director of Upreach Therapeutic Riding Center, is slated to address the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, Merrimack South District, at the group’s March 4 meeting. Karen joined …
Friday, February 24, 2017
WORCESTER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE The following local residents were named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at Worcester (Mass.) Polytechnic Institute: Shravani Balaji, a freshman majoring in chemical engineering; Cameron Collins, …
Saturday, February 18, 2017
HOLLIS – Bats are among the unloved members of the animal kingdom. Most people find these flying mammals downright ugly, and some of their species are indeed blood eaters, which …
Saturday, February 18, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Merrimack Premium Outlets recently celebrated the most important festival in China, Chinese New Year, from Jan. 27-Feb. 2. This year marks the year of the Rooster. To welcome 2017, the …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
NASHUA – The Nashaway Woman’s Club, which recently celebrated its 120th anniversary, will host the General Federation of Women’s Clubs Merrimack South District meeting on Saturday, March 4, at the …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles that will be released monthly throughout 2017 as part of the celebration of the New Hampshire State Library’s 300th …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
MERRIMACK – Home Health & Hospice Care (HHHC) is looking for people interested in volunteering their time to work in the hospice program with home and nursing home hospice clients …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
More residents of Hillsborough and Rockingham counties can now qualify for help in paying their heating bills this winter because of recently increased eligibility guidelines, said Tracy Desmarais, energy director …
Saturday, February 11, 2017
AMHERST – Why is the United States never in the top 10 in worldwide surveys of happiness? Can money buy happiness? And what is happiness? Maria Sanders, who teaches philosophy …
Saturday, February 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
LYNDEBOROUGH - It's hard to think of a more romantic meeting story: Regina Conrad and Paul Hider first met on an eclipse-watching cruise in the South Pacific in 2005. She …
Friday, February 3, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK - On Jan. 12, Daniel Webster Council held the 2017 Eagle Scout Recognition Reception at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at St. Anselm College. This event honored the …
Friday, February 3, 2017
MERRIMACK - The Learning Experience, the nation's fastest growing Academy of Early Education for children 6 weeks to 6 years old, in Merrimack (located at 706 Milford Road), accepted donations …
Friday, February 3, 2017
CONCORD - The New Hampshire State Library - the first state library in America - will be celebrating its 300th anniversary throughout 2017. At the Jan. 18 governor and council …
Friday, February 3, 2017
MERRIMACK - While the start of 2017 will be introducing fresh talent to the Merrimack Chamber of Commerce board, it also means several dedicated board members' terms have ended. Special …
Friday, February 3, 2017
The most important thing you can do to prevent or treat computer vision problems is to have a comprehensive eye exam. According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety and …
Friday, February 3, 2017
CONCORD - New Hampshire Audubon's Backyard Winter Bird Survey is celebrating 30 years of tracking the state's winter birds, and biologists need assistance from residents to get a clear picture …
Friday, February 3, 2017
MILFORD - As young and naive as she was, Lauren Lisembee knew there was something fishy going on when she and a friend responded many years ago to a Craigslist …
Friday, January 27, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Joey Gold, of Merrimack, will be performing the role of Tracey Atkinson in "Billy Elliot The Musical" Jan. 27-Feb. 26 at the Wheelock Family Theatre in Boston. This will be …
Friday, January 27, 2017
Merrimack Middle School hosted its annual Watkins Spelling Contest on Jan. 17. The following students were team winners and participated in the school-wide contest: Ariel DiVietro, Riley Hodge, T.J. Sawdey, …
Friday, January 27, 2017
U.S. Army Reserve Pvt. Zachary R. Amodio has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, …
Friday, January 27, 2017
MILFORD - The recipe for success among local "makers" is a simple one. Take a dollop of "wonder-if," add a splash of "maybe-could" and blend in some gadgets connected to …
Friday, January 20, 2017 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
MERRIMACK - A group of seventh graders at Merrimack Middle School got creative for the holiday season by holding a friendly contest between their homerooms. The contest, "Holiday Change for …
Friday, January 20, 2017
CONCORD - Hikers, climbers, back country skiers, kayakers and other outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to purchase their voluntary annual Hike Safe Card for 2017. Card sales help ensure that New …
Friday, January 20, 2017
MERRIMACK - Simon Property Group Inc., the global leader in retail real estate ownership, management and development, announced today that Vincent Cosco has been named General Manager of Merrimack Premium …
Friday, January 20, 2017
WASHINGTON - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has published regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply …
Friday, January 20, 2017
MERRIMACK - St. Joseph Community Services (SJCS) Meals on Wheels recently received a $20,000 grant from the Frederick W. Cox and Dorothy Thurber Cox Memorial Fund and Nashua Merrimack Third …
Friday, January 20, 2017
MERRIMACK - Troop 15's newest Eagle Scout, David Vaccaro, completed his Eagle Scout rank in October and recently held his Court of Honor at the Shiloh Community Church in Manchester. …
Friday, January 20, 2017
The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program competed in the Natick Youth Ed Deeley Tournament held at Natick High School in Natick, Mass., on Saturday. The team also competed in the highly …
Friday, January 20, 2017
BROOKLINE - For more than half a century, state and local conservation groups have been eyeing two pieces of riverfront property along the Nissitissit River in Brookline. The parcels, owned …
Friday, January 13, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Three years ago the Merrimack Lions Club started raising money for the American Diabetes Association by selling scarecrow kits that included a hand-painted face and a T-frame for $20 each. …
Friday, January 13, 2017
New York, N.Y. - Merrimack Mark Threlfall is among the judges at the 141st annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City. He will officiate over several breeds …
Friday, January 13, 2017
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