HB News

Towns discuss Safety

May The Police Forces Be With You Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 7-8:30 pm The Wilton-Lyndeborough High School  - Cafeteria or Gym (TBD) Featuring Wilton Chief Eric Olesen Lyndeborough Chief Rance Deware The Wilton Community Center is sponsoring a lively Q & A discussion ...

SeaPerch Program: Subs go swimming

The deep of the swimming pool at New Hampshire University in Durham was the bulls eye for 96 kit-built SeaPerch submarines recently constructed by eighth-grade students from Hollis Brookline Middle School. The remotely operated underwater vehicles were built from scratch. The SeaPerch program ...

HHC Requests More Photos of Scenic Hollis

The Hollis Heritage Commission is now accepting photos for their 2020 calendar entitled Scenic Hollis. For the past three years, the calendar has included many beautiful scenes of the town as captured by very talented photographers. The scene must be located in Hollis but the photographer ...

Winter Pruning

The March 11 meeting of the Milford Garden Club at 10:30, First Congregational Church Parish House, 10 Union St. Find out why late winter is an ideal time to start pruning trees, shrubs and woody vines. Learn about pruning objectives and techniques, appropriate tools, personal protective gear ...

Sunday Doc Film Series at the Wilton Town Hall Theatre

Free Screening of THE DEVIL WE KNOW - chemistry of a cover-up Sunday, March 10th, 4:30 pm at the Wilton Town Hall Theater, Main Street, Wilton. A documentary film about one of the biggest environmental scandals of our time. THE DEVIL WE KNOW is the story of how one synthetic chemical, ...

Success Coach Guest Lois Herman Inspires Area Women

In keeping with the Hollis Woman’s Club’s mission of community improvement through educational programs as well as philanthropic donations, civic support, and social activities, the Director of Programming procures informative monthly speakers and programs. All programs are open to the ...

Brookline’s fifth annual Chili/Soup-Chowder cook-off a smashing success

Members of the Economic Development Committee of the Town of Brookline, and Valerie Rearick, organizer, greeted more than 300 locals and other visitors during the fifth annual Chili / Soup-Chowder Cook-Off held Sunday. The event at the Brookline Event Center & Auction Gallery, owned by ...

Annual Plant Sale

The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale on Friday April 26 from 3-6 pm and Saturday April 27 from 8am – 12 noon. The Sale will be held at Kimball Farm, 400 Littleton Rd, Westford, MA. All items can be pre-ordered through March 31 and picked up on ...

Winter Pruning

The March 11 meeting of the Milford Garden Club at 10:30, First Congregational Church Parish House, 10 Union St. WINTER PRUNING Find out why late winter is an ideal time to start pruning trees, shrubs and woody vines. Learn about pruning objectives and techniques, appropriate tools, ...

Sunday Doc Film Series at the Wilton Town Hall Theatre

Free Screening of THE DEVIL WE KNOW - chemistry of a cover-up Sunday, March 10th, 4:30 pm at the Wilton Town Hall Theater, Main Street, Wilton. A documentary film about one of the biggest environmental scandals of our time. THE DEVIL WE KNOW is the story of how one synthetic chemical, ...

Annual Open House

Groton Community School, 110 Boston Road, Groton, MA will host its annual Open House from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 3, 2019. Please join us to learn more about our Toddler Twos, Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten Programs, as we celebrate our 73rd year of serving children and families in the ...

The Malpass Brothers to Perform in Nashua

The Nashua Community Concert Association will present a concert by the Malpass Brothers at Nashua High School North, 8 Titan Way in Nashua, at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 26. Retro traditional country artists with magnetic personalities, Christopher and Taylor Malpass give new life to classic ...

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 ...

Read to me

A dozen kids of all ages and their parents are the usual audience at Brookline Public Library Storytime, a gathering on Monday and Tuesday mornings that offers stories, songs and craft activities. Nevertheless, four participants shared the spotlight at a recent get-together. Bettielue “Ms. ...

Oral history project “Back In Time” brings Hollis history to life


Nothing brings history to life like a first-person story from someone who lived and breathed it. This past year, more than a dozen long-time residents of Hollis, all of whom have been part of the fabric of community life for many years, took part in an extensive oral history project ...

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 ...