Opinion

Cardiff Management needs to the honorable thing

Cabinet Letters

To the Editor: Award three more Pinocchios to Cardiff Management. Cal Davison (AKA Cardiff Management), really needs to deal with facts. In her recent rebuttal, she states that I knew about the boat being towed and approved it. Really? I had already vacated my position long before the ...

Thank you from Hollis Boy Scouts Troop 12

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To the Editor, This past November, Hollis Boy Scout Troop 12 hosted its annual Scouting for Food drive. A group of 28 Scouts and 33 adults teamed up to put out 1,000 door tags throughout Hollis. On “pick-up day,” Scouts set out to retrieve the bags of goods that the ...

Top 10 reasons to legalize marijuana now

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10. Hemp benefits are denied. Hemp can be made into paper, paneling, plastics, clothing, flour, cooking oil, cattle feed and thousands of other useful products. It’s the No. 1 biomass producer in the world – 10 tons per acre in four months. It could be an excellent ...

Thank you from Destiny Africa Children’s Choir

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To the Editor: Destiny Africa Children’s Choir would like to take a moment to thank all those involved in making the 2013 NH tour a success. We could not have done it without your continued love and support. We would like to give a special thank you to Monica Harrington for the ...

What if

Cabinet Editorials

If you’ve read the preceding editorial containing John McCutcheon’s deeply moving “Christmas in the Trenches,” perhaps you, like we, are wondering why we haven’t learned anything since 1918. Even in a place where only rhetorical bullets fly, ...

Thumbing the Files for Dec. 19

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100 years ago, 1913 New Hampshire was preparing to welcome a new law limiting working hours for women and minors to 55 hours a week. It was to go into effect on Jan. 1. A spark from a locomotive set fire to the roof of a bakery building next to the Milford train depot. About five yards of ...

Great Brook residents want to know

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To the Editor: Great Brook residents have asked numerous times and are still waiting for answers: 1. Why, when a two-thirds majority of homeowners have demanded the resignation of the board and management company, won’t they step down instead of forcing legal action with the threat ...

Thank you from Destiny Africa Children’s Choir

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To the Editor: Destiny Africa Children’s Choir would like to take a moment to thank all those involved in making the 2013 NH tour a success. We could not have done it without your continued love and support! We would like to give a special thank you to Monica Harrington for the ...

Thank you for magical letters from Santa

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To the Editor: It is once again the holiday season, and it is with great pleasure I write this letter to the editor. My children, for the past four years, have written letters to Santa; with smiles on their faces, they have placed the letter in the mailbox, and waited patiently for a ...

Thank you to the watch dogs

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To the Editor: Once again, thank you for printing the letter from Tim Carter in the Thursday, Nov. 28, Holiday Journal. I will check out his web information. Hopefully there, he will point out the direction to take to stop this federal government take over. I am grateful for watchdogs like ...

Cam will be missed

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To the Editor: We, like so many other families in the Hollis Brookline community, got to know Cam Ricard and his family through youth sports … hockey and baseball. Over the years, we watched the kids grow, excel and become great friends and in that time, we all became ...

Thank you from James Mastricola Elementary School

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Thank you from Mastricola Elementary To the Editor: Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Breakfast with Santa fundraiser on behalf of the James Mastricola Elementary School PATT (Parents And Teachers Together) on Saturday, Dec. 7. This family-friendly event raised over $750 for the ...

Items of note locally, nationally

Cabinet Editorials

Some observations: 1. We are so pleased that the Toadstool Bookshop, at Lorden Plaza in Milford, will open a café. And they found a wonderful person to run it: Shannon Duncanson, who owned the former Union Square Provisions. 2. Kudos to Heron Pond Elementary School students, teachers and ...

Handling of ER disappointing

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The decision by St. Joseph Hospital to change its emergency room at Milford Medical Center to an urgent care center has been fraught with problems from the start. Last year, the hospital told the town it might make the change. Then its former CFO told the state’s Executive Council ...

THumbing the Files for Dec. 12

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100 years ago, 1913 Milford was planning its annual Christmas carol singing on the Oval but if the weather was bad, it would be in Town Hall. Milford High School’s boys’ basketball team beat Peterborough, 22-15. Fred W. Sawyer of Milford was elected one of the vice ...

We miss the cemetery trees

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To the Editor: Once upon a time, not so very long ago, there was a charming old cemetery along North River Road, nestled in a corner of a large field. Pretty as a park, it had beautiful trees that shaded visitors with its canopy of evergreen boughs on hot summer days. A lazy stream flowed ...