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MERRIMACK – Dick Bean, of Merrimack, recently graduated from Bee School 2015, a six-session event hosted annually by the nonprofit Merrimack Valley Beekeepers Association. The association is one of seven statewide groups composed of novice and professional beekeepers. Bean, who intends to introduce more honeybees …

Friday, April 24, 2015
The Miss New Hampshire Scholarship Program will present the 69th annual Miss New Hampshire Scholarship Program on Saturday, May 2. Preliminary nights of competition will be held Thursday, April 30, …
Friday, April 24, 2015
MERRIMACK – An old house on Daniel Webster Highway was torn down recently. Photos by Kathy Cleveland. …
Friday, April 24, 2015
AMHERST – Treasures Antiques, Collectables & More will host its 21st annual Kitty Angels Fundraiser from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, May 2-3. Kitty Angels, a no-kill cat shelter, has been …
Friday, April 24, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Nashua Regional Planning Commission announced the appointment of Timothy M. Roache as its new executive director. “The NRPC is fortunate to have someone of Tim’s talent, vision …
Friday, April 24, 2015
CONCORD – The Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire will honor local business leaders at its annual business meeting and member reception from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at …
Friday, April 24, 2015
AMHERST – Is inexpensive international travel an oxymoron? Not for Marcy Yeager. Yeager, who has been all over the world in her 38 years, told an overflow audience at the …
Friday, April 24, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
PORTSMOUTH – The race is on – or it’s about to be – so mark those calendars. The fourth annual Komen New Hampshire Race for the Cure to benefit breast …
Friday, April 24, 2015
CONCORD – Despite a deep snowpack across much of the state this winer, the long anticipated spring has finally arrived in New Hampshire. Spring sunshine, longer days and warmer temperatures …
Friday, April 24, 2015
NASHUA – More than 50 women volunteers will unlatch the toolboxes and help build homes for local families in need during Greater Nashua Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week, to …
Friday, April 24, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department has teamed up with the American Red Cross once again to host a community blood drive at Wasserman Park. The drive, to …
Thursday, April 23, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Village District will flush mainlines and hydrants in several areas from Monday, April 28, through Friday, May 1. The areas are Arbor Street, Beech Street, Briarwood …
Thursday, April 23, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Village District will flush mainlines and hydrants in several areas from Monday-Friday, April 20-24. Flushing will take place on Acacia Street, Arbor Street, Beech Street, Bryce …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MERRIMACK – Merrimack Karate has been an institution in town for almost 20 years, home in its Daniel Webster Highway location since 1996. Started by owners and instructors Rick Giroux …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MERRIMACK – The town of Merrimack is seeking full- and part-time waterfront lifeguards for the Wasserman Park Beach for the summer. Lifeguards are responsible for safely managing the waterfront environment …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MERRIMACK – The town of Merrimack’s annual 4th of July Parade is organized by the Parks and Recreation Department and is one of the largest Independence Day parades in New …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MERRIMACK –We are only a few weeks away from the first day of camp, and registrations are pouring in. Naticook Day Camp, located in Wasserman Park, is the perfect place …
Friday, April 17, 2015
WILTON – New Hampshire-based hotel owner/operators Roedel Cos. and its hotel management subsidiary, RGH Hospitality, recently announced the appointment of Mary Hendricks as hotel director of sales at the Holiday …
Friday, April 17, 2015
The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department and Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services will presents “Lead Safety for Parents and Caregivers.” This free, bring-your-own-lunch workshop is scheduled for …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MERRIMACK – As this record-breaking winter has finally ended, the Merrimack Fire and Rescue Department would like to bring an important safety concern to everyone’s attention. During several recent emergencies, …
Friday, April 17, 2015
MILFORD – You don’t see them holding out their bowls like Oliver Twist asking for more, but they are hungry. Children in every town around here live in families that …
Friday, April 17, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Independent, indifferent, finicky, fastidious, affectionate, selfish. Those words have all been used to describe cats at some time or other. But not the word trainable. Rhonda Voss hopes to change …
Friday, April 10, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer e_SClB
NASHUA – If you’ve started thinking about spring cleaning, the 2015 household hazardous waste season begins just in time to help you empty out your basement, garage, and shed. The …
Friday, April 10, 2015
MERRIMACK – Grab your boots and saddle up for the shindig of the year! At 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, join Home Health & Hospice Care at Manchester Country Club …
Friday, April 10, 2015
MERRIMACK – The town of Merrimack is seeking full- and part-time waterfront lifeguards for the Wasserman Park Beach for the summer. Lifeguards are responsible for safely managing the waterfront environment …
Friday, April 10, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department and Merrimack Friends & Families will welcome the children of Merrimack to the 23rd annual Easter Egg Hunt at Wasserman Park on …
Friday, April 10, 2015
MANCHESTER – What better way to kick off spring than with Court Appointed Special Advocates of New Hampshire’s 11th annual Spring Fashion Show and Auction at the Castleton on Cobbett’s …
Friday, April 3, 2015
CONCORD – The New Hampshire Department of Safety announced the launch of its NH Alerts mobile app, a free tool that notifies users of hazards in the area based on …
Friday, April 3, 2015
AMHERST – When Janine Leffler was a student at Souhegan High School she loved sports, but her disabilities, including mild cerebral palsy, prevented her from playing. So she talked herself …
Friday, April 3, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – To watch Kani Nicodemus lead an early morning indoor cycling class, you would think she is as healthy as any of the other spinning teachers at Hampshire Hills …
Friday, March 27, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
TYNGSBOROUGH, Mass. – The Academy of Notre Dame inducted 17 girls into three honor societies during a recent ceremony in Our Lady’s Chapel. Induction ceremonies were held for the National …
Friday, March 27, 2015
UPS announced that 15 elite drivers from New Hampshire are among 1,445 newly inducted worldwide into the Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS drivers who have achieved 25 …
Friday, March 27, 2015
MANCHESTER – CASA of New Hampshire is looking for a few good men to volunteer as advocates on behalf of the state’s abused and neglected children. This March, Court Appointed …
Friday, March 27, 2015
Camping provides some of the best opportunities to experience the great outdoors. One of the best ways to get ready for your camping trips is to attend the 43rd annual …
Friday, March 20, 2015
AMHERST – The Nashua Chamber Orchestra announced the premier of a new location and date for the annual Gala Concert and Silent Auction. The gala will be held at the …
Friday, March 20, 2015
CONCORD – Those huge piles of snow are finally diminishing, and local residents are taking some furtive peeks out their doors for the first time in a number of months. …
Friday, March 20, 2015 | By ERIC STANWAY Correspondent
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