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AMHERST - Four years ago, Michael Warren's young son came home to tell him about a cellar hole not far from their Mont Vernon house. Intrigued, Warren asked permission of the landowner, rented a metal detector and scoured the area. At first all he found …

Monday, February 1, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND  Staff Writer
BEDFORD - Through a recent gift to Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, the Merrimack Rotary Club will ensure that top-achieving Girl Scouts are recognized for years to …
Monday, February 1, 2016
MERRIMACK - Eagle Scout candidate Jacob Parker completed his archery platform project at Wasserman Park last fall. The platform will primarily be used this summer and in future summers for …
Monday, February 1, 2016
NASHUA - The YMCA of Greater Nashua announced its newly elected members of the board of directors. Elected to three-year terms were: • Caryn Blake, of Merrimack, human resources director …
Monday, February 1, 2016
There is still time to register for CASA of New Hampshire's 16th annual Snowfest at Loon Mountain, presented by CruCon Cruise Outlet on Friday, Feb. 5. Your ticket to Snowfest …
Monday, February 1, 2016
DERRY - The 12th annual Miss New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen Competition is set for Saturday, Feb. 13, at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, with a preliminary competition at 1 p.m. and …
Monday, February 1, 2016
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. - Allied Wire & Cable hosts a charity week each year during which a percentage of sales is donated to charitable organizations. This year was the electrical distributor's …
Monday, February 1, 2016
LITTLETON - Better Homes Ahead, a division of Affordable Housing, Education & Development, is on a mission to provide the most energy-efficient, highest quality factory-built housing within reach of everyone. …
Monday, February 1, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's most popular free community event of the year is set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 16, on the agency's grounds …
Monday, February 1, 2016
NASHUA - The Nashua Community Concert Association will present the New England Brass Quintent at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, in the Keefe Auditorium at Elm Street Middle School. This …
Monday, February 1, 2016
MANCHESTER - It was crunch time for the Merrimack High School hockey team. The Tomahawks' Division II season hadn't been going the way they thought it would be, and they …
Monday, February 1, 2016 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
NASHUA - Sometimes it's nice to celebrate Christmas in January. Just ask Daniel Webster College women's basketball coach Andrea Woodbury. The holidays came later for the Eagles in the form …
Monday, February 1, 2016 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
HOLLIS - Facing a challenge even adults seemed to find difficult, children gathered at the Hollis Social Library on Wednesday, Jan. 13, to create Lego masterpieces. The event was run …
Monday, January 25, 2016 | By REGAN JAMESON Staff Writer
Merrimack Middle School hosted its annual Watkins Spelling Contest on Jan. 14. The winner was Gauri Menon. These other students were team winners and participated in the final contest: Ethan …
Monday, January 25, 2016
Submitted by  Merrimack Parks & Recreation Department MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Parks & Recreation Department invites you to join us on Saturday, Feb. 20, from noon-3 p.m. for the 24th …
Monday, January 25, 2016
MANCHESTER - FIRST founder Dean Kamen launched the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition season recently with the kickoff of a new robotics game called "FIRST Stronghold" before a crowd of more …
Monday, January 25, 2016
Each year, the New Hampshire School Nurses Association gives school districts throughout the state the opportunity to nominate their school nurse for New Hampshire School Nurse of the Year. The …
Monday, January 25, 2016
Submitted by the N.H. Fish and Game Department CONCORD - For International Snowmobile Safety Week from Jan. 16-24, Maj. John Wimsatt, of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, reminds …
Monday, January 25, 2016
NASHUA - Symphony NH will continue its 2015-16 season with a program featuring Russian and French music inspired by composers from previous generations. On Friday, Jan. 22, in Concord and …
Monday, January 25, 2016
The Anheuser-Busch Merrimack brewery offers guests the opportunity to bring a camera and pose for photos with a world-famous Budweiser Clydesdale. These "gentle giants" have been an Anheuser-Busch symbol of …
Monday, January 25, 2016
Here are recent college achievements by students from Merrimack: CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE Courtney Fuller and Emily Harnedy were recently inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success, an honor society …
Monday, January 25, 2016
WILTON - The Monadnock Regional Milers running club is staging a 4-mile race for all ages and abilities at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at High Mowing School. The "Winter …
Monday, January 25, 2016
CONCORD - Teachers who want to introduce their students in grades 3-6 to New Hampshire's wildlife resources or reinforce wildlife-related lessons have until Monday, Feb. 29, to request spring Wonders …
Monday, January 25, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department will hold a public hearing on proposed rules to establish a bobcat hunting and trapping season at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. …
Monday, January 25, 2016
MERRIMACK - Home Health & Hospice Care is looking for volunteers to assist with its Community Foot Care Clinic Program. HHHC provides foot care clinics to community members in various …
Monday, January 25, 2016
On Jan. 7, 2015 Merrimack High School graduate Wesley Notter, son of Stephan and Jeanine Notter, earned the Gen. Ira Eaker Award in the Civil Air Patrol, which includes attaining …
Monday, January 18, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Rotary Club of Merrimack seeks people who live or work in Merrimack and have displayed outstanding performance in their jobs. If you know such a person, the …
Monday, January 18, 2016
Submitted by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department CONCORD - New Hampshire fishing and hunting licenses for 2016 are now available. Buy yours today and be set for a …
Monday, January 18, 2016
The Merrimack Parks & Recreation Department is accepting Naticook Summer Day Camp 2016 registrations. Located in Wasserman Park, Naticook Summer Day Camp is a safe and well-maintained environment surrounded by …
Monday, January 18, 2016
The ice rink behind the tennis courts on O'Gara Drive is now open for the season. With the recent roller coaster of highs and lows in temperature, the Merrimack Parks …
Monday, January 18, 2016
MANCHESTER - U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., nominated 41 New Hampshire students to the United States service academies. "Once again, New Hampshire has produced an exceptionally talented group of young …
Monday, January 18, 2016
Voting for the presidential primary on Tuesday, Feb. 9, will take place at Merrimack High School. The polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Absentee ballots for the primary …
Monday, January 18, 2016
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2016 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The competition will …
Monday, January 18, 2016
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2016 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The local competition …
Monday, January 18, 2016
MERRIMACK - The town of Merrimack is seeking a representative for membership that is currently available on the Lower Merrimack River Local Advisory Committee. This committee watches over any activities …
Monday, January 18, 2016
Students from the Broadway Bound Performing Arts Center will present a show of award-winning music and dance numbers at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 at St. John Neumann Church, 708 …
Monday, January 18, 2016
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