Merrimack News

Fidelity workers assist with drive

MERRIMACK – Employees at Fidelity Investments in Merrimack participated in a collection drive in July to support the Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter’s annual Backpacks for Back to School supply drive, donating 6,900 school supplies and backpacks. Sixty Fidelity ...

We Will Never Forget 9-11

There’s another choir in Heaven. Have the screams turned into songs yet? People put their shoes on that day and went to work. And died. Coffee cup’s still in the sink. Half a piece of toast grows moldy. Somewhere, Fido howls for bones and a pat on the ...

Team Woods rides to fight Parkinson’s disease

Cyclists in the area are joining to pedal for a worthy cause – Parkinson’s disease research. Five years ago, when Chris Woods, who is an avid cyclist, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 41, the goal was to find a bicycle ride that raised money ...

Orchards took the biggest hit from Tropical Storm Irene in Merrimack

Merrimack, like most of the region, escaped the brunt of Tropical Storm Irene, which caused flooding damage in Vermont and in northern New Hampshire. However, a third to a quarter of homes in the town – scattered from Baboosic Lake to the river down to Route 101A – lost ...

Share your memories of Sept. 11

>As we approach the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that took the lives of nearly 3,000 people in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania, we would like to hear from you, our readers. We invite you to share with us your thoughts, impressions and memories of those ...

New kindergartners get a trial run

MERRIMACK – Dozens of new kindergartners walked cautiously Wednesday through Reeds Ferry School. But, on the eve of the new school year, it was the school staff who needed a practice run. As they piled into the school, Reeds Ferry Principal Kimberly Yarlott welcomed the students, ...

Area businesses help to boost women’s health

MANCHESTER – Southern New Hampshire women are invited to step up to the challenge for great rewards. The fall 2011 Friend Your Body Transformation Challenge brings together a team of New Hampshire health-minded businesses to motivate women on a 12-week journey to rediscover their ...

Apple harvest kick-off slated

HOLLIS – Apple lovers are invited to the official kick off of the 2011 apple harvest season at Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis. On Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 10:30 a.m., New Hampshire Commissioner of Agriculture, Lorraine Merrill and others from the state Department of Agriculture, ...

College-bound students win gifts for school

CONCORD – On Aug. 23, The NHHEAF Network Organizations awarded local high school students with $22,000 in college cash and seven iPads at the I am College Bound Open House event in Concord. The students in attendance were recent winners of the incentive drawings hosted on ...

School-year schedule returns at skate park

The Merrimack Skate Park returned to the school-year schedule Thursday, when Merrimack schools reopened. The Skate Park, located on O’Gara Drive, will be open from 3-6:30 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Weekend hours are 2 p.m.-sunset. The Skate Park is closed on ...

Send crime tips to Crimeline

MERRIMACK – Responsible for the daily operations of the Crimeline Program, the Merrimack Police Department receives and processes incoming information through a special Crimeline telephone, 424-2424. There is no “Caller-ID” feature on this number so anonymity is ...

Merrimack High School/Middle School Bus 1-10

High School/Middle School Bus 1 9 Farmer Rd. 6:34 23 Farmer Rd. 6:36 23 Mason 6:37 20 Mason 6:38 8 Mason 6:38 96 Peaslee 6:38 17 Abbey Lane 6:40 20 Abbey Rd. 6:39 5 Bates 6:42 14 Bates 6:43 20 Bates 6:44 6 Four Winds 6:46 18 Four Winds 6:47 Rushmore/Everest 6:48 Rushmore/Peaslee 6:49 9 Fields ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – High School/Middle School – AM Bus 11-20

High School/Middle School Bus 11 135 Baboosic Lake Rd. 6:35 157 Baboosic Lake Rd. 6:36 9 Jessica Dr. 6:37 25 Jessica Dr. 6:38 35 Jessica Dr. 6:38 47 Jessica Dr. 6:39 Jessica Dr./Ellie 6:40 Ellie/Jessica 6:40 Baboosic Lake/Dick Dr. 6:41 24 Mitchell 6:43 17 Mitchell 6:43 4 Mitchell Dr. 6:44 191 ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – High School/Middle School – AM Bus 21-30

High School/Middle School Bus 21 Front St/Elm St 6:50 Front St./Maple 6:51 Pleasant St/Depot St 6:52 Hilton Dr./Pinewood Dr. 6:54 Pinewood Dr./Heather 6:55 Pinewood Dr./Nutmeg Lane 6:57 Nutmeg Lane/Hilton Dr. 6:58 Harris Ave./Wheeler St 6:59 Wheeler St/Chapel lane 7:00 High School/Middle ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – High School/Middle School – AM Bus 31-37

High School/Middle School Bus 31 25 Raymond Dr. 6:52 Raymond Dr./Bradford Dr. 6:52 10 Brookfield Dr. 6:53 PackaRd. Dr./Mt Lawney 6:55 PackaRd. Dr./Dumpling Way 6:55 23 PackaRd. Dr. 6:56 Back River Rd./Pheasant Run 6:57 54 Back River Rd. 6:59 46 Back River Rd. 6:59 40 Back River Rd. 7:00 26 ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – Mastricola Upper Elementary – AM Bus 25-30

Mastricola Upper Elementary Bus 25 13 Springfield circle 7:41 26 Springfield Circle 7:42 Springfield Cr./Rimmon Ct 7:43 Seaverns Bridge/Greenleaf Dr. 7:45 4 Cramer Hill 7:52 Cramer Hill/Coles Rock Rd. 7:53 9 Coles Rock Rd. 7:54 26 Cramer Hill 7:55 30 Cramer Hill 7:56 3 Landau 7:57 36 Hansom ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – Mastricola Upper Elementary – AM Bus 31-38

Mastricola Upper Elementary Bus 31 Belmont/Bradford 7:35 47 Belmont 7:36 70 Belmont 7:37 5 Waterville 7:39 15 Waterville 7:40 27 Waterville 7:40 44 Country Club 7:45 Country Club/Belmont 7:45 Country Club/Liberty Ln 7:46 Country Club/Tennis Ct 7:46 8 Country Club 7:47 Canterbury/Greenfield ...

Merrimack Bus Schedule – Mastricola Upper Elementary – AM Bus 10-20

Mastricola Elementary School Bus 10 Connell Shopping Plaza 7:45 17 Loop Rd. 7:49 11 Loop Rd. 7:49 475 DW Hwy 7:50 Oak Ridge/Wood St. 7:52 Oak Ridge/Belair 7:53 6a/c Wire Rd. 7:56 10 Wire Rd. 7:56 30 Hillside 7:57 20 Hillside Terrace 7:57 55a Baboosic Lake. Rd. 8:01 Baboosic Lake/Indian Rk Rd. ...