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Girl Scout designs program for girls to manage digital life

Cabinet News

AMHERST – Disconnected and distracted. That’s how Julia Tilton often felt when she decided to go cold turkey on Jan. 1, deleting all the social media apps off her phone. It was an experiment, and it didn’t take her long to get back on Snapchat, what she calls her “main method of ...

‘Everyone wants to help:’ Town rallies around first grader

Cabinet News

By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer MILFORD – Noah Lantaff is six years old, and some of his favorite things are building with Legos, reading Dogman books, and playing Monopoly, Mario and Minecraft. But Noah also loves his home, school and friends, and he misses them. The first grader has ...

LaBelle hosts fundraiser

Cabinet News

When Amy LaBelle, co-owner and winemaker at LaBelle Winery, read an article in the Nashua Telegraph last fall about students at Nashua High School South who are unable to afford to lunch, she was compelled to help. According to the Telegraph, as many as 100 low income students go without lunch ...

Photo Exhibit

Cabinet News

Amherst Label is exhibiting 36 photos by Bob Hug, including some he took of rock ‘n’ roll stars, including Rod Stewart, above, and Mick Jagger, in San Francisco during the mid-1970s. The exhibit called, ‘From Darkroom to Digital’ will be in the Amherst Label cafeteria, and there will ...

Out for a Ride

Cabinet News

Pale horses and riders take a leisurely walk down a dirt road in Lyndeborough Monday evening.

Wearin’ of the Green

Cabinet News

As far as we know there, are no wild flamingos in Ireland (although there were nine flamingo chicks born in the Dublin Zoo last summer), but everyone was Irish on Sunday, St. Patrick’s Day, including this pair of yard decorations in Lyndeborough.

Milford Garden Club seeks plant donations

Cabinet News

The Milford Garden Club is making plans for the May 18 plant sale, which is the group’s only fundraiser. The club is looking for donations of perennials from local gardens as well as pots larger than 6 inches in diameter. Contribution will help fund the group’s work of maintaining town ...

Theo Martel spends time at Florence Rideout Elementary

Cabinet News

WILTON – Everybody has a rhythm inside, Theo Martel said. “Take a song and make it your own.” Martel, being a native of Ghana in West Africa, said his rhythms were a little different, but that is why he was spending a week at Florence Rideout Elementary School as this year’s ...

New fire substation for Lyndeborough discussed; study set

Cabinet News

LYNDEBOROUGH – Town meeting voters on Saturday authorized the Board of Selectmen to pursue a feasibility study for a new Fire Department substation in Lyndeborough Center, and to use $5,000 approved two years ago to begin testing the site. A study will also be made of the current fire ...

Rising above Lyme Disease

HB News

Hiking? Gardening? Romping outdoors with the family dog? The activities might be wicked fun unless a truly wicked black-legged “deer” tick snags a ride on your skin and bites you. The rarely felt puncture can infuse through the wound a tick saliva backwash loaded with microbes that spread ...

Hollis Heritage Commission Requests More Photos of Scenic Hollis

HB News

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 ...

The Mont Vernon General Store, Clocks, and More: Saturday, March 23

HB News

A History of Small Businesses in Mont Vernon The second program in the Mont Vernon Historical Society’s three part series Mont Vernon Tells the Story will be held on Saturday, March 23 in the Meeting Room on the first floor of the Town Hall. The program, “The Mont Vernon General Store, ...

Alene Candles Invents New Way to Make ‘Marbled’ Candles 

HB News

Scientists from Bedford, Hooksett and Lee listed as co-inventors on patent Milford, N.H. (March 5, 2019) –  Alene Candles, the leading contract candle manufacturer in the United States, and its team of scientists were recently assigned a patent for inventing a new way to make ‘marbled’ ...

Slow Down to Get More Done

HB News

I just had a crazy week. I traveled to New Orleans for a long weekend, and then came back and immediately coached at a Ladies Rock Camp for the last half of the week! I was living out of a suitcase, sleeping in strange beds, and being “on” for new experiences and people for seven straight ...

Towns discuss Safety

HB News

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 ...

Small Wonders

Bedford News

Arrange some rocks and moss and miniature greenery in a shallow dish, then add little squirrel and a full acre of whimsey. Dish gardens were small slices of summer that learners created at a make-and-take recently sponsored by Bedford Fields, a go-to in Bedford for homes, gardens and ...

Reeds Ferry School celebrates

Merrimack News

The focus in the future at Reeds Ferry School in Merrimack will be on mental health and wellness, administrators say, but 50 years ago, students embraced the basics – reading, writing and arithmetic. Now, scores of current and former students, alumni and staffers are poised to celebrate the ...

11th annual Egg Festival is April 13

Bedford News

BEDFORD - The Our Promise to Nicholas Foundation recently announced its 11th annual Egg Hunt Festival, scheduled for April 13. The event will start at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up at noon at the New Hampshire Sportsplex. For ten years, the foundation has enjoyed the oohs, ahas and the wonderment ...

Bedford Community TV

Bedford News

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 will be a Town Council Meeting on Monday, March 18 and the Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting on Wednesday, March 20. All archived meetings can be viewed on demand by visiting www.bedfordtv.com. Also, visit our website to view all three ...