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NASHUA – Classes to help prepare for the HiSET are currently running through the Adult Learning Center in Nashua and Milford. The Nashua classes are held at the ALC on 4 Lake St., where morning and evening classes are available. In Milford, classes are held …

Friday, January 30, 2015
BROOKLINE – At 48, Ron Merryman is probably the youngest active member of Brookline American Legion Post 74, and that fact doesn’t bode well for the organization’s continuing vitality. Post …
Friday, January 30, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MERRIMACK – Peter Chaloner, controller at Cityside Management Corp., recently presented a $5,000 check from the real estate services company to John Getts, president and CEO of Home Health & …
Friday, January 30, 2015
MERRIMACK – Merrimack Middle School hosted its annual Watkins Spelling Contest on Jan. 20. The winner was Dylan Driscoll. Runners-up were Sophia Kim, second; Robert Sawdey, third; and Jared Vitchkowski, …
Friday, January 30, 2015
MERRIMACK – St. Joseph Community Services Meals on Wheels seniors will receive handmade Valentine’s Day cards created by youth volunteers from across the country. Announced on Jan. 6, DoSomething.org, an …
Friday, January 30, 2015
Army Pvt. Nikolai A. Yakuboff graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Yakuboff is the son of Paul D. Yakuboff, of Merrimack. He is a 2014 graduate …
Friday, January 30, 2015
CONCORD – Among the spectrum of colors, blue is the most popular, symbolizing trust, responsibility, wisdom and tranquility. The latest League of New Hampshire Craftsmen exhibition celebrates the various hues, …
Friday, January 23, 2015
MERRIMACK – Come and visit with employers from around the region and get a jump start on finding that perfect part-time or summer job. A summer opportunities job fair presented …
Friday, January 23, 2015
MERRIMACK – Do you need a little extra romance in your life? Why celebrate just on Valentine’s Day? Plan on coming to “That’s Amore!” The romantic Italian dinner and show …
Friday, January 23, 2015
MILFORD – JerriAnne Boggis, the woman responsible for spreading the word about Milford’s Harriet E. Wilson, received the 2015 Martin Luther King Award on Monday. Wilson, 1825-1900, was the 19th-century …
Friday, January 23, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA – The Actorsingers of Nashua will hold auditions for its spring production of the Gershwin favorite “Crazy For You.” Auditions will be 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, and 7-9 …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – Boomers & Beyond, a Telegraph event for 50 and older, will be held from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Nashua Senior Activity Center, 70 Temple …
Friday, January 23, 2015
FITCHBURG, Mass. – Applewild School announced its New Hampshire AppleCore Scholarship Initiative, designed to recognize and attract talented students from all New Hampshire towns, beginning in the 2015-16 school year. …
Friday, January 23, 2015
NASHUA – The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Greater Nashua will hold a kickoff for the annual event at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Leda Lanes Glow …
Friday, January 16, 2015
PREVENTING FIRES A couple of weeks ago, someone living in the outskirts of Brookline got very lucky. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the front porch and called for help, and fire …
Friday, January 16, 2015 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
NASHUA – Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support Services will hold a fundraiser from 5-10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Sky Meadow Country Club. Tickets are available for the Love …
Thursday, January 15, 2015
MERRIMACK – Activities begin slowly in January as people rest after the hectic holidays. Then things begin to speed up. Girls sign up for Scout troops, candidates file for public …
Friday, January 9, 2015
NASHUA – The Rivier Institute for Senior Education spring information session is scheduled for 1-3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, in the reception room of the Dion Center at Rivier University. …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MANCHESTER – The Derryfield School, 2108 River Road, will hold its statewide Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25. All private and public middle and high schools …
Friday, January 9, 2015
Join the Merrimack, Amherst and Milford recreation departments as they travel to Washington, D.C., for sightseeing and the Cherry Blossom Festival from April 9-12. Experience all of the history and …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department is offering discounted ski lift tickets to Attitash/Wildcat Mountain, Bromley Mountain and Cranmore Mountain. Community members who buy discount tickets through Merrimack …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Police Department is accepting applications for its Citizens Police Academy. The academy will run from Jan. 21-April 1. Classes will be held 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, with …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department invites you to join it from noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, for the 23rd annual Winter Carnival at Wasserman Park. Enjoy a …
Friday, January 9, 2015
The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts announced that the competition roster for this year’s Poetry Out Loud is set, including Merrimack High School. Forty-one high schools and school …
Friday, January 9, 2015
NASHUA – The First Baptist Church of Nashua will hold its 33rd annual celebration honoring the life, ministry and contributions of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 6 …
Friday, January 9, 2015
The libraries of the GMILCS consortium are eager to help you with your new smartphones, tablets, e-readers and laptops. Your friendly library staff will help you learn more about downloadable …
Friday, January 9, 2015
CONCORD – Healthy Eating Active Living New Hampshire it is taking applications from schools for the 2015 “ED”ies award. Applications are due Friday, Jan. 9, and can be downloaded from …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – On Sept. 17, Madeline Bennett, holder of the Boston Post Cane since 2011, died at age 100. The town of Merrimack has begun the search for the oldest …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Public Library is compiling its 21st annual Community Contacts Directory of nonprofit groups and organizations in and around Merrimack. The directory includes high-demand information on local …
Friday, January 9, 2015
MERRIMACK – Santa came early this year for the elderly homebound and disabled living in Hillsborough County. SJCS Meals on Wheels delivered a holiday gift bag to each of their …
Friday, January 2, 2015
MERRIMACK – On Sept. 17, Madeline Bennett, holder of the Boston Post Cane since 2011, died at age 100. The town of Merrimack has begun the search for the oldest …
Friday, December 19, 2014
Christmas is almost here, and the time for shopping is running short. But don’t despair. There is no need to brave the lines at the malls, listening to “The Little …
Friday, December 19, 2014 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services reminds residents that snow and ice can damage outdoor heating oil, propane and natural gas tanks, and the piping connecting the tank to …
Friday, December 19, 2014
MERRIMACK – Superintendent of Schools Marjorie C. Chiafery announced registration information for all Merrimack children entering public school kindergarten and first grade in the 2015-16 school year. The process will …
Friday, December 19, 2014
The 2014 New Hampshire Jewish Film Festival will return Tuesday, Dec. 16, with a presentation of “Body and Soul: The State of the Jewish Nation,” a new documentary film by …
Friday, December 12, 2014
MANCHESTER – The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover St., will present its 14th annual production of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” through Sunday, Dec. 21. Merrimack residents appearing in the production …
Friday, December 12, 2014
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