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VFW Auxiliary to honor Vietnam veterans

Merrimack News

In honor of Vietnam veterans, VFW Auxiliary 168 will hold a '50s/'60s block party fundraiser featuring the Reminsants. The event will be held from 1-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, at Anheuser-Busch, 221, Daniel Webster Highway. Ticket options include 20 tickets for a Chinese auction, light lunch of ...

Spend a while on the Isles

Merrimack News

Virtually all New England's historic Victorian hotels, like the ones that once drew people to Mont Vernon and Lyndeborough, are no more. But not far off the coast of Portsmouth, there is a sprawling 19th-century hotel still in operation. From June through September, a one-hour ferry ride ...

Couple visits Turkey during recent coup

Cabinet News

Mont Vernon residents spent two weeks in country MONT VERNON - After the failed coup in July - and before that, three terror at­tacks - travelers all over the world might be taking Turkey off their bucket lists. Not Michele Thom­as. She and her husband, Ralph Sommese, were on a two-week ...

Town to honor 9/11 victims, responders

Cabinet News

Milford, Rotary plan ceremonies MILFORD - The town of Milford and the Milford Rota­ry Club are planning ceremo­nies for Sunday, Sept. 11, to honor all those who lost their lives as a result of the terror attacks that occurred 15 years ago. In particular, Milford will pay homage to the ...

Sports fields set for Brox

Cabinet News

Environmental concerns won't deter selectmen MILFORD - Last week, members of Brox Environmental Citizens told selectmen once again that vot­ers should have a say on whether there should be sports fields on the Brox property. The town plans to build two mul­tipurpose fields on land near ...

Commissioner race focuses on transparency

Cabinet News

Mannino, Rowe face off for Republican nomination Sept. 13 The state primary election is Tuesday, Sept. 13, and the most interesting local race could be the one for the Republi­can nomination for county com­missioner in Dis­trict 3. Len Mannino, of Milford, is challeng­ing Robert Rowe, of ...

VFW organizes lively Labor Day parade

Cabinet News

If there were any fears that Milford's Labor Day parade isn't what it used to be, they were laid to rest Monday. For almost 90 minutes, a huge assortment of floats, bands and marchers came down Elm Street, passed Town Hall and went over the Stone Bridge before finally stopping at the Veterans ...

Program aide leads, inspires Girl Scouts at Camp Kettleford

Bedford News

Since joining her first Girl Scout troop at age 6, Alexa has always had a friend to turn to. Along the way, she also developed confidence, leadership skills and an interest in helping others. Now 14, Alexa enjoys inspiring the next generation of Girl Scouts. She spent the past several weeks ...

Bedford Garden Club preparing for Sept. 6 Mum Sale

Bedford News

Members of the Bedford Garden Club's Executive Board have been busy preparing an exciting schedule of activities for the coming fall, winter and spring seasons. Officers for 2016-17 are Jeanne Popielarz, president; Claire Sills and Bobbie Potter, co-vice presidents; Kerri Coffey and Nancy ...

Series focuses on economic issues facing the region

Bedford News

The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the business climate and the rural/suburban nature of the area and state. A speakers series will ...

What a pickle!

Bedford News

MILFORD - When Rivka Schwartz belonged to a community supported agriculture group, she would bring home tons of produce. But she doesn't like to can vegetables, so what to do with all that seasonal bounty? She found a better way: brining, also called fermenting. Brining is an ancient food ...

Wilton photographer to be featured at Beaver Brook Fall Festival

HB News

HOLLIS - The Beaver Brook Association invites the public to its 36th annual Fall Festival & Nature Art Show. Artwork by dozens of regional artists will be on display at Maple Hill Farm, and the featured artist is Zachary Zahn. Zahn lives in Wilton, but has lived and photographed in a ...

US Cellular program supports youths

HB News

U.S. Cellular is continuing its "Community Connections" program to support more local youth organizations. Over the last two years, the company has sponsored more than 1,400 school groups and youth sports teams through a collaboration with Pear, an online platform that ...

Group holding two events to benefit local police departments

HB News

The Brookline and Hollis Police Departments respond to thousands of emergency and non-emergency calls each year. Their responses to these calls showcase the unique skills of each officer, their importance as a public resource and how they serve as a mainstay of the community. Although both ...

Series focuses on economic issues facing the region

HB News

The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the business climate and the rural/suburban nature of the area and state. A speakers series will ...

What a pickle!

HB News

MILFORD - When Rivka Schwartz belonged to a community supported agriculture group, she would bring home tons of produce. But she doesn't like to can vegetables, so what to do with all that seasonal bounty? She found a better way: brining, also called fermenting. Brining is an ancient food ...

Merrimack student graduates from Advanced Space Academy

Merrimack News

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Nicholas Pittman, of Merrimack, recently attended Advanced Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center's Official Visitor Center. The weeklong educational program promotes science, technology, engineering and math while training ...

Merrimack Chamber seeks nominations for Excellence Awards

Merrimack News

MERRIMACK - The Merrimack Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2016 Excellence Awards, to be held Thursday, Sept. 22, at The Event Center at the Courtyard in Nashua. The categories for the awards are business of the year, small business of the year, business leader of the year ...

Merrimack sets up polling places for Sept. 13 elections

Merrimack News

The town of Merrimack now has three polling places for all elections starting with the state primary on Sept. 13: James Mastricola Upper Elementary School, Merrimack Middle School and St. John Neumann Church. To check online for your polling location, visit app.sos.nh.gov or call the town ...

Series focuses on economic issues facing the region

Merrimack News

The economic climate of New Hampshire and the Souhegan Valley is changing and creating challenges to continued growth. A number of factors are affecting these changes, such as demographics, the business climate and the rural/suburban nature of the area and state. A speakers series will ...