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Movies have been a big part of American culture for more than 100 years. At one time, almost every town had a theater, or at least a place where movies could be shown. Jeffrey Klenotic, associate professor and director of communicative art at the University …

Thursday, June 23, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Boy Scout Troop 401 announced five Scouts who have earned the Eagle Scout award during this last calendar year. Nicholas Berube, Ian Finken, Connor McBride, Kyle Cormier and Cameron Collins …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Public Works Department will host a "local concerns meeting" for the Souhegan River Multi Use Path project from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 30, in the Matthew …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
The Merrimack Heritage Commission will sponsor another Historical Scavenger Hunt this year. There will be 13 stops to complete. Passports will be available at the Historical Society booth at the …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
The Wentworth Association of Wentworth Place, 100 Coventry Court, held its annual fundraising fair recently. Proceeds were given to several organizations. Checks were presented by Jeri Wilson, president of the …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Sweet, delicate and lovely, the strawberry has been cultivated for centuries - and before it was cultivated, people would search woodlands to find the tiny red fruits hidden under green …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The Merrimack Lions Club awarded Andrew Gagne, a science educator at Merrimack High School, the $1,000 Cheryl Pearsall High School Grant. In his application, Gagne said he plans to buy …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
John and Diane Ogrodowczyk, of Hollis, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 28 (the actual anniversary date is July 2). The festivities and vow renewal ceremony took place …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
The Merrimack Children's World/Kindercare Class of 2003-04 reunited as a seniors to re-create their class picture recently. The seniors had a chance to reminisce and share their plans with one …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Merrimack High School announced special recognition of three members of the Class of 2016. Shravani Balaji is a recipient of the 2016 National Merit Scholarship, and Owen Bailey and Noah …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
CONCORD - As the summer hiking season gets underway, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department reminds outdoor enthusiasts to buy their Hike Safe Card before they hit the trails. …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
NASHUA - Mickey Gasper looked around the stands and the rest of the surroundings as he finished stretching. "It's been a while since I've been at Holman," the former Merrimack …
Thursday, June 16, 2016 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - Five hundred years ago, huge sailing ships plied the oceans. Called galleons, they fought wars, transported cargo between European ports and protected smaller ships from pirates. Longer, …
Sunday, June 12, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Several evens are being planned in conjunction with Merrimack's annual Fourth of July celebration. They include: Family Fun Day art and photography contests The Rotary Club of Merrimack announced art …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
MANCHESTER - Merrimack businesses will be honored at the 15th annual Best of NH Awards Party from 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium. Merrimack businesses selected …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
MERRIMACK - Ten local individuals were recognized by the Rotary Club of Merrimack recently for demonstrating "Excellence in the Workplace." The event was held at a weekly Merrimack Rotary breakfast …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Brian Webb, of Merrimack, joined MillRiver Wealth Management as vice president. Webb oversees MillRiver's advisory team, including employees based in Concord, Laconia and Meredith. A licensed financial adviser, Webb works …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
The Merrimack High School FIRST Robotics team will hold its 13th annual Lego Summer Camp in July. Lego Camp is a fun one-week day camp that focuses on building Lego …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Tia Gaumont, a senior at Merrimack High School and a cadet in the Aerospace Science Program at Alvirne High School, was recently presented the DAR National Defense Committee ROTC award …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
MERRIMACK - Bob Bergin, of Merrimack, is rallying his team Merrimack Hot Dogz to raise funds and awareness for an Alzheimer's Association event called The Longest Day on Monday, June …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
More than 40 New Hampshire high schools elected 90 sophomores to participate in Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership of New Hampshire's Camp Leadership, a three-day seminar held in Contoocook. Daniel Differ …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Here are recent college achievements by students from Merrimack: GROVE CITY COLLEGE Hannah Vaccaro, a sophomore entrepreneurship major, was named to the spring 2016 dean's list, with distinction, at Grove …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
NASHUA - The Toyota of Nashua Gate City Series announced five races starting at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, June 23, with the Salvation Army Run Into Summer 5K at Greeley Park …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
EPSOM - The Northeast Resource Recovery Association honored the town of Merrimack with the Best Brochure Award at its annual conference and expo at The Radisson Hotel in Nashua in …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
According to a recent report by Connectict tick-borne disease expert Dr. Sandra Bushmich, data indicates that a new form of tick-borne illness, Borrelia miyamotoi, is growing. Unlike Lyme disease, which …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
No. 1 - Matt Spettel Matt Spettel is the valedictorian of the class of 2016. Matt has spent the majority of his time at Merrimack High School exploring his passions …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
BASEBALL PLAYOFFS Division I first round No. 13 Merrimack 8, No. 4 Manchester Memorial 5 Behind the bats of Alex Thornton (three hits, two RBIs) and Nick Dutton (three hits, …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
HOLLIS - Chip Hardy is part of the sixth generation to operate the Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis, and his 34-year-old son Trevor is part of the seventh. There is …
Sunday, June 5, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA - The YMCA of Greater Nashua announced it was awarded a $10,000 Community Impact Grant from New York Life. The grant will support the YMCA's Summer Learning Loss Prevention …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MERRIMACK - A swarm of red shirts stood out in the bright spring sun on May 12, when Keller Williams, a worldwide real estate company, hosted its annual RED Day. …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MANCHESTER - Four New Hampshire high school students competed in the Intel-sponsored International Science & Engineering Fair in Phoenix on May 12. Sara Mason and Matt Spettel, of Merrimack, placed …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
CONCORD - The New Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles announced that Real ID compliant licenses will be available starting Jan. 2 and that residents wishing to obtain one should wait …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MERRIMACK - Bob Bergin, of Merrimack, is rallying his team Merrimack Hot Dogz to raise funds and awareness for an Alzheimer's Association event called The Longest Day on Monday, June …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
BOSTON - Merrimack residents Emily Duval and Jolie White were recognized as recipients of the New Hampshire Red Sox Service Scholarship during a pregame ceremony at Fenway Park before the …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
"When we didn't know where to turn, when we thought that we were not at our best, UNH Manchester was there for us," senior Kristin Boelzner said during her address …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Passion and persistence are paying off for local franchise owners of Seniors Helping Seniors. Judy and Randy Loubier and Nancy and Ben Paquin, of Seniors Helping Seniors of Southern New …
Sunday, June 5, 2016
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