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16th Annual ‘Belle of the Ball’ Prom Dress Drive

16th Annual “Belle of the Ball” Prom Dress Drive for High School Girls In Need Runs February 10 through March 29, 2020 As winter trudges on and spring approaches, high school girls throughout Massachusetts begin the search for prom dresses and prepping for this milestone event - an ...

The Majestic presents King O’ The Moon dinner theater

Join The Majestic for its third Dinner Theatre of the 2020 Season: King O’ The Moon a comedy by Tom Dudzik, will be held on March 6 - 8, 2020. In this hilarious, heartfelt sequel to  Over the Tavern, the Pazinski family has left the conservative 1950s for the rebellious 1960s. But prior ...

Swim with a mission looking for Veterans stories

Swim with a Mission announces a NH book on Veterans’ stories of service. “Portraits of Sacrifice an Bravery” Swim with A Mission (SWAM) announces 50 New Hampshire Veterans will have their chance to have their inspirational stories of service and sacrifice to be featured in an upcoming ...

Music’s on the Menu Free Concert Series

Manchester Community Music School Presents “Soliterry” – Original Music by Terry Barton Join us on Wednesday, March 18 at 12:10pm at Grace Episcopal Church, 106 Lowell St, Manchester, NH, as the Manchester Community Music School presents “Soliterry” – Original Music by Terry ...

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BHS senior night

The Bedford High School Swim Team celebrated Senior Night during the last home meet of the season vs. Goffstown and John Stark High Schools at the Granite YMCA Allard Center of Goffstown last night. From left, front: Alex Beekman, Sierra Dindorff, Bianca Gallo, Quinn Paltrow-McCole, Brooke ...

Pair of Bulldogs chosen for first team, one on second team

Several locals were named to the Divison I and II New Hampshire Field Hockey Coaches Association All-State Field Hockey teams. First-team locals in DivisIon I were Bishop Guertin’s BrookeYabroudy and Sarah Coyle, Merrimack’s Erin Knauer and Demetria Gonzalez and Bedford High’s Rachel ...

Bedford field hockey battled through season

NASHUA – A 5-9-1 season ended with a tough 3-1 loss in the Division I prelims for the Bedford High School girls field hockey team this past Tuesday. But don’t look so much at the record, Bulldogs coach Anneke McStowe said. It doesn’t tell the whole story. “On paper, we don’t have ...

BG boys hoop coach resigns

NASHUA – Another week, another high school coach steps aside. This time it’s Bishop Guertin High School boys basketball coach Matt Regan, who announced on twitter Friday night that he was stepping away from coaching for family reasons. However, rather than conduct a search, the ...

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Support of net metering

I support government promotion of net metering. This program allows consumers to use energy from solar panels to reduce their electric bills. Increasing the use of solar panels further cuts energy costs in two ways; it reduces peak demand, and it lowers our share of regional transmission ...

Urge Governor to sign HB514

I am writing to urge Governor Sununu to sign  HB514, an act imposing  a  waiting  period  between  the  purchase  and  delivery  of  a  firearminto law.  This legislation which will authorize a short waiting period (3 working days) before a person can obtain a purchased firearms ...

Boycott Burt’s Hot Dog Day

June 13 marks Goffstown Representative John Burt’s 8th annual Hot Dog Day at State House. Although this is a fundraiser for the Granite State Paw Rescuers which is certainly a worthy organization, I am asking that elected officials skip this event. Representative Burt has a history of making ...

Trains will not solve the traffic problem

We are stunned that the Union Leader would print such a misleading statement on their FaceBook page — specifically that a poll “finds 75.5% percentage of Granite State residents favor passenger train service between Boston and southern New Hampshire.” The poll they cite obviously did ...

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Rose Evelyn (Malanowski) Greenwood

Rose Evelyn Greenwood, 88, of Bedford, passed away on October 10, 2019, in Manchester, NH, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late William Raymond Greenwood, with whom she shared 62 years of marriage. Born in Clinton, IN, Rose was the daughter of the late Louis ...

Eugene J. Carlin

Eugene J. Carlin, 91, of Bedford, NH passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018. He was born on December 20, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY, to Eugene J. Carlin Sr. and Mabel O’Brien. He attended the St. Vincent Ferrer Elementary School, Brooklyn Technical High School and the Polytechnic Institute of ...

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton

Deborah L. (Burns) Fenton 64, of Bedford, NH died Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Burlington, MA after a period of failing health attributed to her years of battling Crohn’s Disease. Debbie and her twin brother, David, were born prematurely at Wheelus AFB, Tripoli, Libya on July 2, 1953. ...

Cindy Lynn (Teschner) Loefstedt

Cindy Lynn (Teschner) Loefstedt, 55, of Bedford, died July 31, 2017, at her residence, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer, surrounded by her loving family. All who saw her were inspired and humbled by the strength and the abiding sense of peace she demonstrated throughout her ...