Merrimack News

Tire dealer receives award from ASA

MERRIMACK – Greensboro, N.C.-based Piedmont Truck Tires Inc. has been awarded the 2011 Dealer of the Year award from ASA Automotive Systems in Merrimack (formerly ASA Tire Systems). Greg Herring, CFO of Piedmont Truck Tires, accepted the award from Dave Vogel, ASA’s vice ...

Capturing colors

The Cabinet received 191 submissions for our 2011 Fall Foliage Photo Contest. It was a difficult choice but the three judges narrowed the selection to three top winners and seven honorable mentions. Taking first place was Michael Hamel, Hollis, with his photo of the Congregational Church of ...

Champagne Luncheon set

MERRIMACK – Home Health & Hospice Care will host Dr. Gina Barreca as the featured speaker at this year’s annual Champagne Luncheon The event will take place Sunday, Nov. 6, at 11:30 a.m., at Sky Meadow Country Club in Nashua. “You are smart enough to conquer ...

All-female team aids New Life Home

MANCHESTER – Whoever said you need a man for “handyman” construction projects? Not the local ladies who built the new and improved study room at New Life Home for Women and Children. On Thursday, volunteers of a New Hampshire-based, all-female construction team ...

Majestic Theatre stages ‘Frankenstein: The Musical’

MANCHESTER – This weekend, walk tall and screw your neck bolts tight as the Manchester’s Majestic Theatre presents “Frankenstein: A New Musical.” An innovative adaptation of Mary Shelley’s original novel, this ...

Police Department hosts Senior Information Day Oct. 26

The Merrimack Police Department and the N.E.P.B.A. Local 12 will host a Senior Information Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 9-11:30 a.m. The event takes place at the Merrimack Adult Community Center, 4 Church St., Merrimack. Many organizations that offer services to senior citizens will be ...

Great time to try out the Y

The Merrimack YMCA has begun registration for its next eight-week session of classes. There are loads of activities to keep your family active and warm this fall and winter. Whether you’d like to set some fitness goals or just want to unwind or play with your kids, we’re ...

Take part in drug take-back Oct. 29

On Oct. 29, local police departments and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The service is free and anonymous. The Merrimack ...

Program seeking holiday helpers

CareGiver volunteers reach out to vulnerable individuals all year long offering transportation, food and assistance as well as kindness and hope. During the holiday season, we often experience an even greater awareness of need and a heightened desire to help in a unique way. This year, the ...

Senior info fair is slated

MERRIMACK – Merrimack’s Senior Information Fair isn’t just for town residents, and it’s not reserved for senior citizens either. The information fair, to take place Wednesday at Merrimack’s John O’Leary Adult Community Center, is ...

Efficiency pays off for firm

Tech Inc., a precision plastic manufacturing firm, is reaping the benefits of investing in energy efficient equipment in its Merrimack facility. Tech Inc. recently installed an energy-efficient 400-ton electric plastic injection molding machine. The machine qualified for a $65,264 rebate ...

Read & relax

Look into the eyes of Merrimack’s Dr. Dwight Damon whenever he is speaking about hypnotism and a sparkle will be detected – an inner glow ignited by his love of the subject of hypnosis. He has a boundless enthusiasm and a lifelong fascination for the often-misunderstood ...

School to end kindergarten classes

MERRIMACK – The small, white schoolhouse at the end of Depot Street will be a little smaller and less colorful next year. Administrators at the Merrimack PTA Kindergarten and Preschool, now in the midst of its 50th anniversary, have announced that the school’s kindergarten ...

Merrimack High class of ’01 reunion

MERRIMACK – Merrimack High School class of 2001 will host its 10th reunion from 7 p.m.-midnight Nov. 25 at Fratello’s Italian Grille in Manchester. Tickets are available at www.mhsclassof2001reunion.com.

One school will get energy efficiency boost

BOSTON – NorthEast Electrical Distributors’ Project Green Lights 2011, a program designed to promote energy efficiency, has announced this year’s community sweepstakes for K-12 schools across New England. This contest will give schools the chance to win $50,000 in ...

Scholars

Manchester Community College Heather N. Biron, of Merrimack, was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa honor society at Manchester Community College. St. Lawrence University Carolyn N. Chakuroff, of Merrimack, has been selected for membership in the St. Lawrence University chapter of Beta ...

Deals Web site getting a brand new look

HUDSON - NHDailyDeal.com is getting an overhaul. New Hampshire's premier site to get great deals on restaurants, outdoors activities, spas, salons, kids activities and more throughout the state has unveiled a brand-new look. Bold plum purple and forest green will highlight a new addition to ...

Golf tournament raises money for Crimeline

The Merrimack Crimeline Golf Tournament was a success. On Sept. 14 Merrimack Crimeline held its 13th annual golf tournament to raise money to support the Merrimack Crimeline. Thanks to the 134 golfers who participated at the Souhegan Woods Golf Club in Amherst. In addition to the winners ...

New Telegraph coupon newsletter helps readers save time, money

Christa Robinson, The Telegraph’s new in-house extreme couponer, shares saving secrets through a new Sunday Telegraph feature that shows it pays to read the paper. “Sunday Couponing with Christa,” a Telegraph sales flier and coupon alert newsletter, details ...

Drop off old drugs

Merrimack and Bedford are among dozens of New Hampshire cities and towns accepting old and unwanted prescription drugs as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 29. Anyone wanting to dispose of drugs that have expired or are no longer needed or wanted is encouraged ...