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Dennis Gallant, Hollis Treasurer candidate

Office sought: Treasurer, Town of Hollis – one seat, three-year term Name: Dennis Gallant Age: 65. Address: 55 Blood Road, Hollis. Contact information: dwgallant@charter.net; home phone, 465-9249. Years of residency: Hollis resident for 15 years; and a N.H. resident for 44 ...

Thomas Jambard, Hollis Budget Committee

Hollis Budget Committee – two seats, three-year term Name: Thomas Jambard Age: 74. Address: 40 Twiss Lane, Hollis. Contact information: None given. Years of residency: 70 years. Family: Married to Nancy. Three grown children,.Stephen, Melanie and Stephanie. Occupation: Retired ...

Michael Harris, Hollis Budget Committee candidate

Hollis Budget Committee – two seats, three-year term Name: Michael Harris Age: 67. Address: 158 Pepperell Road, Hollis. Contact information: Michael_harris@tds.net. Years of residency: We have lived in Hollis for 29 years. Family: Married for 39 years to wife Ruth; two grown sons, ...

Tom Enright, Hollis Brookline Coop School Board candidate

Office sought: Hollis Brookline Coop School Board – one seat, three-year term, Hollis seat Name: Tom Enright Age: 66 Address: Main Street, Hollis. Contact information: 465-7455. Years of residency: In Hollis since 1975, in New Hampshire for 56 years. Family: Married with two ...

Dennis Skey, Brookline Finance Committee candidate

Office sought: Brookline Finance Committee – three seats, one-year term Name: Dennis Skey Age: 55. Address: 54 Averill Road, Brookline. Years of Residency: 16 years. Family: Wife, Jo Ann; daughters, Katie Oliva and Ashley; sons: Kyle, Matt Oliva and Stephen; grandson, ...

Chad Farrow, Hollis Brookline Coop School Board candidate

Office sought: Hollis Brookline Coop School Board, one seat, two-year term – Brookline Name: Chad Farrow Age: 34. Address: 5 Kodiak Road, Brookline. Contact information: cfarrow2112@gmail.com. Years of residency: 7 years. Family: Married; Wife, Noble; Children: Kieran, 5 and ...

Frank Cadwell, Hollis Brookline Coop School Board candidate

Office sought: Hollis Brookline Coop School Board – one seat, three-year term, Hollis Name: Frank Cadwell Age: 55 Address: 71 Depot Road, Hollis. Contact information: flcadwell@charter.net. Years of residency: 11. Family: Married to Heidi D.L. Cadwell for 32 years; two children ...

Richard Pocklington, Brookline Finance Committee candidate

Office sought: Brookline Finance Committee – three seats, one-year term Name: Richard “Rick” Pocklington Age: 26 Address: 32 Russell Hill Road. Years of residency: Just under two years. Originally from Grand Rapids, Mich. Family: Married to Christina ...

Christopher Adams, Hollis Brookline Coop School Board candidate

Office sought: Hollis Brookline Coop School Board – one seats, three-year term Christopher R. Adams Age: 41. Address: Sargent Road, Brookline. Contact information: cradams13@yahoo.com Years of residency: Five years. Family: Married for 13 years to wife Susan.; two boys ages 10 and ...

Eric Pauer. Hollis-Brookline Cooperative School Board candidate

Office sought: Hollis-Brookline Cooperative School Board – one seat, three-year Brookline seat Name: Eric Pauer Age: 46 Address: 12 Westview Drive, Brookline. Contact information: hbsb@nhengineer.com. Years of residency: Brookline resident for 18 years, N.H. resident for 37 ...

Betty Hall, Brookline Finance Committee candidate

Office sought: Brookline Finance Committee – three seats, one-year term Name: Betty Hall Age: 91 Address: 18 Old Milford Road, Brookline. Years of residency: Since 1948. Family: Widow. Occupation: President of Hall Mfg Co., Brookline and a state representative. Education: BA ...

Hollis delegate readies for Democrat National Convention

HOLLIS – While the Republican primaries gain most of the limelight, unbeknownst to most, New Hampshire Democrats have been working tirelessly to prepare for their convention, too. On Jan. 14, the New Hampshire Democratic Caucus elected 18 delegates to represent New Hampshire at the ...

Voters to decide Safety Complex completion

BROOKLINE – The completion of the police facility at the Safety Complex will be proposed as Warrant Article 2 at Brookline’s annual Town Meeting on March 14. The Police Department occupies a portion of the basement of Town Hall, where it shares some areas used by other ...

Brookline Food Pantry needs donations

BROOKLINE – The Brookline Food Pantry is in need of food items and dry goods, which attendees at the Corned Beef and Comedy event are welcome to donate. The event, the third annual Neighbors Helping Neighbors, begins at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 10. Donated items may be exchanged for ...

Hollis Town Band hosts Pops Concert

HOLLIS – The 60-member Hollis Town Band will hold its annual Pops Concert, with a dessert buffet, Sunday, March 25, at the Alpine Grove Banquet Facility. Doors will open with the Hollis Dixieland Band playing at 1:30 p.m., followed by the concert band at 2:30 p.m. There will be a ...

Brookline brothers go into suet business

Brookline’s Greg Kallfelz, 7, and his brother, Dean, 9, are showing in a special way that they give a hoot – about birds, especially bluebirds. The boys are members of the 4-H Enrichment Club, a group of 12 people, that meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the ...

Hollis emergency workers union OKs contract

HOLLIS – Both sides are happy. That’s what Town Administrator Troy Brown said about the two-year contract recently signed by the union that represents police, fire and communications employees in town. Final approval is dependent on voter support at Town Meeting later this ...

Winning public speakers

Jordan Remar of Hollis, left, and Ben Gambuzza of Pepperell, Mass., are finalists in the Eleanor Crow Public Speaking Contest held annually among the graduating class at Applewild School in Fitchburg, Mass. Both boys are eighth-graders at the school. The contest winner will be announced at ...

NSO’s ‘Simply Great’ features Schepkin

NASHUA – The Nashua Symphony Orchestra will be joined by Sergey Schepkin on piano for Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at the Edmund M. Keefe Auditorium, 117 Elm St. The program, “Simply Great,” also will ...

Girl Scouts celebrate 100th anniversary

As the Girl Scouts of the USA enters its centennial year, the organization named one of the 10 nonprofits to Watch in 2012 by The Chronicle of Philanthropy. The premier leadership development program for girls was highlighted because Girl Scouting has a new national CEO, Anna Maria Chavez; is ...