Bedford News

Bedford VFW Announces 2019 Scholarships

The Richard K. Harvell Post 8401, of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, is now accepting applications for scholarships for local post-secondary students for the 2019-20 school year. Due to limited funding this year scholarships will only be awarded to a child or grandchild of a ...

Third Annual Greater Manchester NH Pan Mass Challenge (PMC) Kids Ride

(PMC) Kids Ride on Sunday June 2, 9am - noon at St. Anselm College Registration fee: $20 until May 14, after May 14 - $25 right up to the day of the ride. Riders are asked to raise a minimum of $30 which is due by September 1. All registrants receive a ‘swag bag’ containing a PMC tee ...

Red Sox Foundation Nominations for 5th Annual “Impact” Awards

The Red Sox Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 5th  Annual “IMPACT” Awards (Inspiring More Philanthropy Across Charities Together), which provides Red Sox fans in the five New England states outside of Massachusetts with the opportunity to vote for their favorite local ...

We want your community news submissions!

Are you a member of an active club? Is your child a student standout in academics or athletics? Does your church or organization offer activities you want to share with the community? If so, we want to hear from you! Seeking: • Community columnists to publish weekly or monthly • Press ...

Annual Year in Review with the Principals

The Annual Year in Review with the Principals, sponsored by the Bedford PTG, was held on May 9, at 9:30am at Bedford Community Television. Bedford’s principals and assistant principals were in attendance to discuss various topics raised by our parents in the district. Those subjects included ...

Citizens Bank supports Girl Scouts programming

Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains received a generous $7,000 donation from Citizens Bank on April 19 in support of its programming to promote financial literacy for girls. Citizens Bank celebrates Financial Literacy Month in April through its internationally recognized Citizens ...

Church gets new flagpole

Long time Bedford residents, and Bedford Presbyterian Church members Fred and Jennie Wiggin, were honored by their sons Scott, Glenn, and Steven Wiggin, with their gift to the Church of a new flagpole, dedicated to their parents. Jennie who passed away earlier this month at age 93, was a ...

Beto O’Rourke Visits Bedford

Beto and Amy O’Rourke recently visited Bedford for a house party at the home of Ashley and Greg Henrichon. Gathered around Beto and Amy are some of the 110 guests who attended the party. O’Rourke discussed the immigration situation from his vantage point as a Texan, highlighted his ...

4th Annual Kids Con New England

Sunday May 19 from 10am-5pm at the Radisson Nashua, NH. Calling all Kids and Comic Book Fans! It’s time for the 4th annual Kids Con New England – the largest kids comic and children’s book convention in the region! Meet over 80 artists and creators with incredible books and art to add ...

Bedford Community TV

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 will be the Planning Board Meeting on Monday, May 20, a Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting on Tuesday, May 21, a Town Council Meeting on Wednesday, May 22 and an Energy Commission Meeting on Thursday, May 23. There are no live School Board ...

Exemplary Estates of New Hampshire

The Bedford Historical Society and the Bedford Public Library are delighted to host an evening with Cristina Ashjian of the New Hampshire Humanities. The program will be presented on Wednesday, May 15th, at 6:30 pm at the Bedford Public Library in the McAllister Room. This program is free and ...

Donate items to Bedford Boy Scout Troop 5 yard sale!

Time to start your spring cleaning! Bedford Boy Scout Troop 5 is seeking gently used “treasures” for their upcoming annual MEGA yard sale. The proceeds from the yard sale will go to help our young men and young women learn to be prepared and to serve their community. The yard sale funds ...

“Afternoon Serenade” Free Concert

Manchester Community Music School Presents “Afternoon Serenade” Free Concert Join us on Wed., May 15 at 12:10 p.m. as the Manchester Community Music School (MCMS) presents “Afternoon Serenade” as part of its Music’s on the Menu Free Concert Series.   Afternoon Serenade ...

College Preparation: Will your teen be ready?

Prep Your Child For Social Pressures in College Without Being A Lawnmower Parent Mon., May 20 from 7-8pm at the Bedford Library It’s never too early to start prepping your son or daughter for college. But we are not talking about academics here. Learn how and what to share with your ...

NH Orchid Society Annual Auction

The New Hampshire Orchid society will hold its annual action on May 11, 2019 at the Bedford Old Town Hall 70 Bedford Center Rd. Parking is around the corner on Meetinghouse Rd. Show table judging will begin at 11:00 AM followed by a short business meeting, lunch and show table discussion.  ...

Kids Can Make a Difference

Jack Lampron age 5 of Merrymeeting Drive in Merrimack NH has dealt with a lot of challenges in his life so far, but that won’t stop him from joining in the upcoming Third Annual Greater Manchester NH Pan Mass Challenge (PMC) Kids Ride on Sunday June 2, 9am - noon at St. Anselm College. ...

Bedford Community TV

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 will be the BCTV-WBNH Board of Overseers Meeting on Thursday, May 9. There will be a live School Board Meeting on Monday, May 13 on BCTV Channel 23 this week. All archived meetings can be viewed on demand by visiting www.bedfordtv.com. Also, ...

Bedford Historical Society Open House is Sunday

The substantial progress of the renovation of the Stevens-Buswell Community Center on Amherst Drive will be showcased 2-4 p.m., on Sunday, April 28, during the Open House at the site, 18 North Amherst Road, adjacent to the Bedford Historical Society’s museum and gallery, 24 North Amherst ...

Bedford Community TV

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 will be an Energy Commission Meeting, Thursday April 25 and a Conservation Commission Meeting on Thursday, April 25. There will be a live School Board Meeting on Monday, April 29 on BCTV Channel 23 this week. All archived meetings can be viewed ...