Best of Souhegan 2016
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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 anniversary with a Christian music festival on Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 27-28. Church members recently talked with …

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
It's more than a food, almost a drug. Everyone who loves chocolate knows the truth of that statement - that chocolate not only tastes good, but affects how they feel …
Saturday, August 6, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
CONCORD - Trappers interested in trapping on state-owned or state-managed lands can now apply for the 2016 New Hampshire State Lands Trapping Lottery. Applications are available at www.huntnh.com/hunting/trapping-state-lands. Lottery applications …
Saturday, August 6, 2016
Editor's note: Results for the final round were not available by Merrimack Journal presstime. Check back next week for Sedlar's finish. RYE BEACH - On a day she wasn't sure …
Saturday, August 6, 2016 | By MIKE ZHE Portsmouth Herald
Carol Bonow has led small group tours around Europe for years. Last week, though, she got lost on the way to the Bedford Public Library. But she just shrugged her …
Saturday, July 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
"I'm very much enjoying this camp experience. Everyone is very friendly and they make you feel like you're at home. My parents are very happy and proud of me. It's …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
The town of Merrimack is seeking applicants interested in serving on the Merrimack Town Council until the vote in April in order to fill the vacancy left by the resignation …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
CONCORD - Trappers interested in trapping on state-owned or state-managed lands can now apply for the 2016 New Hampshire State Lands Trapping Lottery. Applications are available at www.huntnh.com/hunting/trapping-state-lands.html. Lottery applications …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Meals on Wheels America, in partnership with the Ad Council, has launched a national "America, Let's Do Lunch" campaign to recruit volunteers to serve the nation's most vulnerable citizens. More …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Zev Sernik, an incoming senior at Merrimack High School, was selected as a senator for American Legion Boys Nation in the Washington, D.C. area, from July 22-30. Boys Nation is …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
AMHERST - Dunkin' Donuts versus Starbucks. Red Sox versus Yankees. Who doesn't love a good rivalry? Ted Reinstein certainly does. The reporter for WCVB-TV's "Chronicle" news magazine talked about famous …
Saturday, July 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK - A mother seeking friends to spend a day with her son quickly came to the attention of the Merrimack Police and Fire departments on Thursday, when both agencies …
Saturday, July 16, 2016 | By Matthew Medsger Staff Writer
MERRIMACK - Through Aug. 7, customers at participating Papa Gino's and D'Angelo locations will be invited to make a contribution to The Jimmy Fund, which supports adult and pediatric cancer …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
The Horseshoe Fish and Game Club of Merrimack awarded scholarships to two seniors in the amount of $1,000 each to Kellie Morin and Andrew Wojciak. Wojciak graduated from Merrimack High …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
MERRIMACK - Maureen Mooney, of Merrimack, was named the "Rotarian of the Year" for 2015-16. This award was bestowed by her colleagues in the Rotary Club of Merrimack at the …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
CONCORD - Hunters who want the chance to take additional antlerless deer in Wildlife Management Units L and M in southeastern New Hampshire during the fall hunting seasons may buy …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
CONCORD - When you register your vehicle this year, show your support for nongame wildlife by buying a New Hampshire moose plate. Moose conservation license plate funds benefit the state …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Members of the Boston Bruins making their rookie debuts at several New Hampshire public libraries in the coming months as they help promote the importance of summer reading through the …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
Submitted by the Souhegan Watershed Association There is good news and bad news. The good news: Most of the swimming spots along the Souhegan and Merrimack rivers tested OK for …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
PEPPERELL, Mass. - Earlier this month, about 40 people headed into the woods and fields to look for food courtesy of Mother Nature. Russ Cohen, an expert on wild edibles …
Saturday, July 2, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent BEDFORD - Early birds entered en masse through the doors of the new Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy at 7 Kilton Road on Saturday, June 18. The …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
The Merrimack Girl Scouts Daisy for a Day event will be held from 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday, July 13, at St. James United Methodist Church, 646 Daniel Webster Highway. Girls in …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
Submitted by New Hampshire Fish and Game Department CONCORD - The majority of deer fawns are born in New Hampshire in May and June. Each spring, many New Hampshire residents …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Travel Council is accepting entries for the Loonie Awards, a professional awards program designed to recognize the most creative and effective examples of New Hampshire …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
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