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When Rob Figler arranged to have 30 solar panels installed on his Wiggin Road home in Bedford, he didn't hire an installation company. Instead, he turned to the members of a local nonprofit organization that promotes renewable energy to help him do the work for …

Saturday, September 24, 2016 | By DARRELL HALEN Correspondent
MERRIMACK - Partnering with businesses and civic organizations, the town of Merrimack announced plans for the 10th annual Merrimack Fall Festival and Business Expo. New this year, the Merrimack Chamber …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  The fourth annual Merrimack Rocks celebration is set for 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Watson Park, 447 Daniel Webster Highway. Merrimack Rocks is part of the annual Fall …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  The Merrimack Police Department announced that certified child passenger safety technicians will offer free car seat inspections and education to parents and caregivers from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Sept. 24, …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
The Merrimack Chamber of Commerce announces the recipients of its 2016 Excellence Awards. Winners were: • Small Business of the Year: JDog Junk Removal & Hauling. • Business of the …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
The local Home Depot manager has become the backbone to the structural development of the Merrimack Lions Club's scarecrow fundraiser when he offered to donate the wooden frames that keep …
Saturday, September 24, 2016
  Virtually all New England's historic Victorian hotels, like the ones that once drew people to Mont Vernon and Lyndeborough, are no more. But not far off the coast of …
Saturday, September 10, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer  
  In honor of Vietnam veterans, VFW Auxiliary 168 will hold a '50s/'60s block party fundraiser featuring the Reminsants. The event will be held from 1-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
  MERRIMACK - The town of Merrimack has organized a candlelight ceremony to recognize the 15th anniversary of 9/11. The ceremony will be held at Abbie Griffin Park at 7 …
Saturday, September 10, 2016
MILFORD - When Rivka Schwartz belonged to a community supported agriculture group, she would bring home tons of produce. But she doesn't like to can vegetables, so what to do …
Saturday, September 3, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
To the Editor: I am writing this letter to encourage you to vote for Jeanine Notter, who is running for her fourth term as state representative in Merrimack. Jeanine works …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
MERRIMACK - Laura Patnaude, of Merrimack, will participate in the Alzheimer's Association Central New Hampshire Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Arms Park in Manchester. In 2013, …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
The town of Merrimack now has three polling places for all elections starting with the state primary on Sept. 13: James Mastricola Upper Elementary School, Merrimack Middle School and St. …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2016 Excellence Awards, to be held Thursday, Sept. 22, at The Event Center at the Courtyard in Nashua. …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Nicholas Pittman, of Merrimack, recently attended Advanced Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center's Official Visitor Center. The weeklong educational …
Saturday, September 3, 2016
The five birds in the Town Hall banquet room last week were treated like celebrities. Cameras flashed and people oohed and aahed as Jim Parks removed each one from its …
Sunday, August 28, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MANCHESTER - The Manchester Community Music School announced its New Hampshire Recorder Consort has been accepted into the American Recorder Society. The group was formed by three students: Carol Sander, …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
MERRIMACK - Joshua Adsit and Mark Papp and their young families are scheduled to arrive in Merrimack on Sunday, Aug. 28, and to start a new teaching series on Sunday, …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
The Merrimack Chamber of Commerce announced that the Merrimack Public Library, one of 15 collective libraries in southern New Hampshire, has partnered with the Fireseed Alliance and has won a …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
NASHUA - St. Joseph Hospital welcomed board-certified family medicine provider Corey Gittleman, MD. Dr. Gittleman received his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington and …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
CONCORD - With student bass fishing tournaments becoming popular among the state's high schools, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is presenting its fourth annual High School Bass Fishing …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
CONCORD - Small-game hunting seasons will soon be underway, and hunters are being asked to take part in two New Hampshire Fish and Game Department surveys. Participants have a chance …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
MILFORD - Ten years ago, Milford United Methodist Church moved into a beautiful new building on a spacious lot on North River Road. The congregation is going to celebrate that …
Sunday, August 21, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Merrimack Friends and Families, a social and service organization, recently made $4,700 in charitable donations back into the community. The donations were made to the St. James and St. John …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Katrina Tsao, of Nashua, earned "Distinction" for her Level 4 piano examination given by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music at Darryl's Music Hall in Nashua in …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
CONCORD - Even though the summer is starting to wind down and thoughts of fall hang in the distance, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department and the U.S. Forest …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
One of the longtime volunteer water quality monitors noted that the Souhegan River at his site was "as low as I've ever seen it," and most of the monitors at …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Members of the Rotary Club of Merrimack Scholarship Fund awarded scholarships to seven Merrimack High School seniors this year. The scholarships help provide financial assistance to students as they pursue …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
The Merrimack Chamber of Commerce announced that because of circumstances beyond its control, the three upcoming Candidate Coffees originally scheduled for Aug. 16, 23 and 30 will be canceled. The …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Jeffrey S. Blodgett, 31, of Merrimack died on Sunday July 31, 2016, at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua. He was born in Nashua, NH, on March 8, 1985, to Bruce …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
AMHERST - An ordinary round of golf is 18 holes, but this was no ordinary game. Multiply 18 by five and add 10 and you have what 58 golfers each …
Saturday, August 13, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
FORT POLK, La. - Members of a New York Army National Guard task force with the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team successfully completed the rigors of a force on force …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
NASHUA - An installation service was held Friday, July 22, by TOPS Chapter NH 0131 of Nashua to install newly elected leaders. They are Claire Kelly, of Hollis, chapter leader, …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
The New Hampshire primary is right around the corner. Do you know the candidates and issues that will be affecting you and your business? Here's your chance to meet the …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
CONCORD - Hunters and anglers have field information, maps and more at their fingertips using the official New Hampshire Fish & Wildlife Pocket Ranger smartphone app for iPhone and Android. …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
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