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‘Get Sauced’

The family bulldog, “Chunk,” flapped his jowls as steaks on the grill promised some savory chomps from his doggie dad, Mike McDade, the Hollis proprietor of Saucehound BBQ — a source for sauces and rubs that have vied for honors at a world championship and won awards at major barbecue ...

Rocky Pond Boat Launch is Open April thru October

Residents shall sign out a gate key from the Hollis Communications Center located at the Police Station. The 5 keys will be issued daily on a first come first served basis. Prohibited Activities: Swimming, sunbathing, campfires, and picnicking are specifically prohibited on the ...

Household Hazardous Waste Collections

2022 Collection Dates at Nashua City Park & Ride at 25 Crown Street, Nashua Cost $15 user fee for up to 10 gallons or 20 pounds of waste per vehicle. Electronics will not be accepted. Please bring cash or check payable to NRSWMD. Saturday, August 6 - 8 am - noon; 25 Crown St., ...

Early Civics: Children are Citizens

*FREE* PD for Grades Pre-K-5 With Curriculum Developer & Early Childhood Educator Melissa Tonachel & NH Partner Site Director of Mikva Challenge, Amanda Maguire Wednesday, August 17,  9 am to 3 pm  Register by August 2, 2022 at https://www.nhcivics.org UNH Franklin Pierce ...

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HS Roundup: Broncos win fifth straight; Cougars stay unbeaten

Some good soccer things are happening across the bridge in the Hudson-Litchfield area, as the Alvirne girls won their fifth straight on Tuesday, and both the Campbell boys and girls soccer teams stayed unbeaten with wins. The two are a combined 15-0. It was a fairly busy Tuesday, including ...

HS Roundup: Panthers bounce back; HB boys now 8-1

It was a Panther Party on Monday. Two Nashua High School South teams bounced back from tough Battle of the Bridge losses yesterday, with the boys soccer team and girls volleyball teams coming out on top. Also, Alvirne girls soccer vaulted over the .500 mark and the Hollis Brookline boys ...

HS Roundup: A Saber Saturday for cross country, football

Oh, to be a Souhegan High School athlete on Saturday. The Saber boys cross country team had five finish in the top 20 to capture the Manchester Invitational, while the Souhegan football team routed Lebanon 61-0 in the Saturday night chill. HB boys and girls soccer also recorded one goal wins ...

HS Roundup: BG field hockey wins; HB boys soccer drops first

Don’t look now, but the Bishop Guertin field hockey team is having one of the better seasons for a local team. The Cards captured their sixth win in their last seven games on Wednesday, but will get into the meat of their schedule next week. The Cardinals girls volleyball team edged ...

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Not What It Seems

A website with the deceptive name “AboutHollis”, currently touted on a huge sign at the intersection of Route 122 and Route 130, pretends to warn about “Critical Race Theory” in the Hollis/Brookline school district. It is, in fact, full of misinformation and boilerplate conspiracy ...

Bernie Sanders understands

Bernie Sanders believes health care is a human right, not a privilege. This is a corollary of The Declaration of Independence, since the human rights proclaimed therein (life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness) can’t be fully realized without a guarantee of health care. Why is Medicare ...

Climate change is here

Climate change is here, it is real, and it is the most urgent existential threat of our lifetime. Australia is on fire, temperatures and sea levels are rising faster than expected, and American policies are going backwards to benefit corporate interests. We don’t have time to embrace ...

People In Glass Houses

In an interview with the weekly public radio show “This American Life,” Seth Moulton, a former Marine Corps officer serving as a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, and candidate for president, has criticized President-elect Donald Trump on his lack of ...

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Leslie Burton Haley

Leslie Burton Haley of Hollis passed away at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center on July 21, 2022. The son of Burton Haley and Doris Sponagle, he was born in Portsmouth, NH on February 8, 1942. He grew up in Kittery, Maine at the Haley farm. He went to school in Kittery and attended the ...

Patricia ‘Patty’ A. Birner

Patricia “Patty” A. Birner, 66, a resident of Greenville, NH died on December 15, 2021 at her home after a period of declining health. She was born on March 22, 1955 during a snow storm in Nashua, NH a daughter of the late Elmer Duncan and Elizabeth (Kimball) Wright. Patty was raised ...

James W. Maben

James W. Maben of Brookline, NH, passed away peacefully at his home on March 23, 2022, surrounded by his loved ones. The world has lost a great man. Jim was born on April 19, 1935 in the Catskill Mountains of New York, to Helen and Winfield Maben, where he spent a blissful childhood on ...

James Henry McCann IV

James Henry McCann IV passed away on Friday, June 4th, 2021 at Southern NH Regional Medical Center in Nashua where he was born almost exactly 24 years earlier on June 5th, 1997. He lived in Nashua for 3 years before his family moved to Hollis where he attended the Hollis schools and graduated ...