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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 and obscure regional rivalries at the Amherst Town Library recently. Starting with the American Revolution, …

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
NASHUA - Eighth-graders were honored for their achievements in academics and service to others during the scholastic awards and graduation ceremonies for Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School recently. These …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: Kelly Ayotte has the right idea about how to tackle the issue of preventing terrorists from getting guns. In light of the fact that all four gun …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
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 …
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
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