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Hollis-Brookline Middle School Quarter 2 Honor Roll

High Honors 7th Grade: Claire Ballou, Abigail Barich, Adelaide Butler, Rayna Caplan, Saniya Choudhry, Olivia Colantuonio, Malaya Colena, Adam Connelly, Isabelle Creto, Bthany Cutter, Julia DeRego, Gracie Dortona, Julia Eiane, Rheanna Farquharson, Elizabeth Getter, Isabella Hu, Cambria Jewett, ...

Hollis Brookline High School

HIGH HONORS Grade 9 Patrick Adair, Lillian Bachus-Purdin, Ashlesha Bhojane, William Bird, Isabelle Colantuonio, Jalisa Cora, Colby Delaney, Kathryn Hersey, Alexandra Hill, Morgan Hudon, Mia Karlsson, Aliya Lewis, Owen MacDonald, Catherine MacDonough, Nicolas McElvery, Miles Montgomery, Tais ...

Epimediums, Jewels of the Shade

The Nashua Garden Club will hold its March program, Wed. March 6th at 7 PM at the First Baptist Church, 121 Manchester Street, Nashua, NH 03064. The program, Epimediums, Jewels of the Shade will be presented by Karen Perkins, proprietor of Garden Vision Epimediums, the Massachusetts based mail ...

Growing strong

Members of the Colonial Garden Club of Hollis, since its founding in 1966, have in fine fashion fulfilled the intent of the founders. They have shared for more than half a century the joy that is the sweet smell of elderly compost, the tactile velvet of a fuzzy donkey ear and the awe at ...

The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis offers $1,000 Annual Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019 The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis awards an annual scholarship of $1,000 to a graduating high school senior. 1.   The candidate must be accepted at an accredited university, college, or community college. 2.   This scholarship is available for students not ...

“The Nurse is In”

A Wellness nurse from Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services will be available at the following Nurse Is In clinics where you can have your blood pressure checked and ask health questions. No appointment is necessary, and the service is provided free of charge to residents of all ...

The PINK RIDE & Winter Event

February 9, 2019 - Silver Lake State Park, Hollis - 10am is the date/time and location of the 2019 PINK RIDE - sled line-up is at 9am if you are riding. Please keep in mind the PINK RIDE event is not just for snowmobilers it is for all community/business members who just want to come together ...

Modified: a food lover’s journey into GMOs

Modified: a food lover’s journey into GMOs A documentary showing at Wilton Town Hall Theatre, 40 Main Street in Wilton, NH on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 4:30 pm. Sarah Laeng-Gilliatt, Policy Chair of the Northeast Organic Farming Association - NH will hold an informative Q & A following ...

Freedom’s Way Offers Matching Grants to Local Organizations

The Freedom’s Way National Heritage Area (Freedom’s Way), in celebration of the cultural, natural and historical resources within Freedom’s Way, announced that it will be offering matching grants to organizations within the 45 communities in Massachusetts and New Hampshire that comprise ...

Love, Lust and Betrayal: an Art Talk

Love has inspired artists, poets and musicians for centuries. Join us at the Amherst Town Library on Thursday, February 7, 7:00-8:30PM and look at depictions of love, desire and heartache throughout the history of art. Enjoy images that capture the giddy joy and excitement of new romances, from ...

Discover the Benefits of Chocolate

Do you have a sweet-tooth for chocolate but worry about its side effects? Professor Michael Cross is here to ease your concerns. Despite the potential side effects of over-indulging, chocolate consumption actually comes with a wide range of physical and mental health benefits, argues Cross, a ...

Beaver Brook Appreciation Day

Members of Beaver Brook Association, a nonprofit nature center in Hollis comprised of around 2,200 acres, recently celebrated the work of its many volunteers with a luncheon and a festive session of wreath making. The event of Friday, Nov. 30, presented at the Lawrence Barn, in Hollis, ...

“The Nurse is In”

A Wellness nurse from Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services will be available at the following Nurse Is In clinics where you can have your blood pressure checked and ask health questions. No appointment is necessary, and the service is provided free of charge to residents of all ...

Nursing Student  Valerie  Pauer Named to International Honor Society

MANCHESTER, N.H. - A  Brookline resident is among select students from Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., who has been inducted into Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing. In a ceremony this fall, Sigma Theta Tau inducted  Valerie  Pauer of Brookline among 22 ...

Milford United Methodist Church Chancel Choir Christmas Concert

Milford United Methodist Church will present “Come and See” its 2018 Christmas Concert directed by its new Music Director, Jennifer Erdody on Sunday, December 16. In addition to the Concert Choir, Bell Choir, MUMC Band, and Praise Band, MUMC alumni Emily Getchell-Lacey and Katrina Feraco ...

The Power of Acceptance: Pain Vs. Suffering

The other night, as I was planning my talk for an upcoming mindfulness workshop, I stumbled across that Longfellow quote in a favorite book. When I read it, I was reminded of the power of acceptance and its important role in helping to create an ideal life. You see, most of the time, we’re ...

A look back at the ice storm of 2008

On the morning of Dec. 12, 2008, people over much of New England and upstate New York woke up to a changed world. Overnight, freezing rain fell on trees, twigs, branches and utility wires, and everything was encased in silvery ice. The ice-laden trees, branches and poles fell over roads, ...

Mum sales benefit HB field hockey team

The Hollis Brookline High School Field Hockey team is once again selling fall mums. They are gorgeous, half-bushel size, locally grown flowers approximately 30 inches in diameter, planted in wooden fruit basket Each one is $22. This year’s field hockey team includes more than 38 ...