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Hollis Christmas Fair

The Congregational Church of Hollis will host their Holiday Christmas Fair from 9:00 am -2:30 pm on Saturday, November 23rd. This has become a fun and time-honored annual “classic” for the church, town, and surrounding area! For Children: Santa will be visiting the fair from 10:30am – ...

New Study: New Hampshire is 11th in DUIs in United States

A new study shows the Granite State ranks 11th in most driving under the influence arrests in America, with 357.84 arrests per 100,000 residents. The national average is 309.8 arrests per 100,000 people. Since 2007, only two states (Delaware and North Dakota) have seen an increase in DUIs. ...

Animal rescues need donations; military is in need of cards

Pets play important parts in people’s lives, providing companionship, emotional support, helping reduce stress, as well as helping to increase social contacts for ‘pet parents’ with other pet lovers and animal advocates. Two local agencies dedicated to providing for canines in transition ...

HB’s Campbell earn starring role in ‘The Nutcracker’

Seventeen-year old Gillian Campbell, along with a cast of professional guest artists and area youth, will perform in the Palace Theatre’s upcoming annual production of the timeless classic, “The Nutcracker,” in six magical performances from Nov. 29 through Dec. 1. Campbell of ...

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Cavaliers chosen for spots on first team and 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 ...

Cavs showing their power

HOLLIS – The Hollis Brookline football squad faced an absolutely massive test against the Souhegan Sabers on its home field last Saturday. And it was a test which the Cavaliers passed with flashing neon colors. Cavs’ coach Chris Lones had warned his players after their 50-0 blowout of ...

Cavs crush Sanborn

KINGSTON – Visualize a hot knife gliding easily through the middle of a cold cube of butter. Okay, now you know just what the Hollis Brookline football squad’s offense looked like against the struggling Sanborn Indians’ defense on Oct. 12. The Cavaliers drove their 2019 record two games ...

HBHS Highlights

The Columbus Day weekend marks the stretch run for most small sports teams. Hollis Brookline’s golfers were the first to end the regular season this fall, ending with a tri meet win with 115 points over Kennett (106) and Portsmouth (84) at Portsmouth Country Club. Garrett Sturges shot a ...

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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 ...

Will Marijuana Sales Set Us Free in New Hampshire?

On Behalf of the New Hampshire Academy of Family Physicians (NH AFP) I speak in opposition of HB 481. As a family physician who currently, the commercialization of marijuana would adversely affect the health and safety of our most vulnerable population, children. While, the Academy supports ...

“Mulch Volcanoes” are killing region’s trees

Now that spring is finally here, landscape companies and homeowners are beginning their annual application of mounds of bark mulch piled high against trees. These “mulch volcanoes” can be seen everywhere - shopping malls, office parks, private homes, public spaces, etc. To see this ...

Required to post a bond

New Hampshire does not require insurance to drive, however, it is my understanding that if a driver has no insurance he or she is required to post a bond in case of accidents. The state however does not verify the posting of said bond. Since no social security card and hence I assume no ...

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Robert Louis Nash

Robert Louis Nash, 71, of Hollis, NH, passed away at the Community Hospice House, in Merrimack, NH, on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Robert was born in Queens, NY, February 4, 1948, to Robert L. Nash, Sr., and Georgette (Bazolo) Nash. Robert and his wife Gail married on December 3, 1966, and ...

Stephen K. Brede

Stephen K. Brede, 80, resident of Fort Myers, FL, died on September 4, 2019 at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack, NH. He was born in Belmond, Iowa on May 30, 1939, a son of Robert and Norma Jean (Hill) Brede. He initially attended college at Iowa State in Ames. He then moved to ...

Richard R. Randlett

Richard Ross Randlett, age 87 passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was born on December 8, 1931 in Milton, Massachusetts to Frederick and Rose (Merrifield) Randlett. He leaves his devoted wife of 62 years, Roberta McFaul Randlett. They met and were married at the First Parish of ...

Alisa M. Mayo

BROOKLINE, NH – Alisa M. Mayo, 41, resident of Brookline, NH, died on March 29, 2019 in Hollis, NH. She was born on July 24, 1977 at Andrews Air Force Base, Prince George’s County, Maryland, the daughter of Col. Ronald S. Bowen and Sally (Lieblein) Bowen. She graduated from Hollis ...