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Local musician honors family with song, ‘Abuelo’

Cabinet News

HOLLIS – Local musician and Berklee School of Music graduate Fredy Guzman lost his grandfather in late August and decided to pay homage to him with his new single, “Abuelo” (“grandfather” in Spanish). Originally from Lima, Peru, Guzman moved with his family to Hollis in 2002. Two ...

Families enjoy Girl Scout Trunk or Treat event

Bedford News

BEDFORD – More than 100 Girl Scouts with their families dressed up for Halloween and took part in the Trunk or Treat event at Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains’ council office in Bedford on Monday, Oct. 26. The event has become an annual event for the Girl Scout council, ...

New CARES Act relief fund could help Milford businesses

Cabinet News

CONCORD – Governor Sununu has authorized $100 million in CARES Act funds to provide economic support to New Hampshire small businesses through a second round of Main Street relief fund grants (Main Street Relief Fund 2.0). “Based on the very positive feedback we received from that ...

Pro-Trump homes in area get threatening letters

Cabinet News

MILFORD – Milford and Brookline police as well as the U.S. Postal service are still looking for suspects who mailed hate letters threatening to burn down people’s homes because their yards had signs supporting President Trump. The typed letters stated, “Dear neighbor, you have been ...

Nashua’s Winter Holiday Stroll postponed until 2021

Cabinet News

NASHUA – The annual Winter Holiday Stroll in Downtown Nashua is a major community event for southern New Hampshire, steeped in local tradition and typically held each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving as a kick-off to the holiday season. The Nashua Winter Holiday Stroll features a wide ...

N.H. sues Monsanto over PCB contamination

Cabinet News

New Hampshire filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the agrochemical giant Monsanto over what it says has been widespread PCB pollution in the state. The state alleges Monsanto and two companies that used to be part of Monsanto, Solutia Inc. and Pharmacia LLC, are responsible for contamination of ...

Coronavirus hangs over House race

Cabinet News

Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Pappas and his Republican challenger Matt Mowers may have wanted to spend the campaign talking about health care, taxes and immigration. But like so many races this year, the coronavirus and President Donald Trump’s response to it has dominated their discussions ...

Mont Vernon Town Hall listed as structure worth investment

Cabinet News

MONT VERNON – The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance announced on Tuesday its 2020 “Seven to Save” list, which highlights vulnerable historical resources and has named the Mont Vernon Town Hall as one of those structures worth saving. Other listees needing transformative investment ...

Touchstone Farm makes move to Lyndeborough

Cabinet News

LYNDEBOROUGH – Touchstone Farm, an educational and therapeutic not-for-profit that offers programs, summer camps, equine educational workshops and certifications, has announced its permanent move from its former Temple, New Hampshire location to its new home at 223 Old Temple Rd., in ...

Ouellette earns arts education distinction

Cabinet News

The Awards Committee of the New Hampshire Art Educators Association recently announced that Hollis-Brookline Middle School Art educator Lynne Ouellette has been named New Hampshire Art Educator of the Year for 2020-2021. Ouellette has been on the faculty at Hollis-Brookline since 2011, ...

Bridges by EPOCH makes memorable wedding day for resident

Cabinet News

NASHUA – Bridges by EPOCH Memory Care Assisted Living at Nashua, located at 575 Amherst St., recently turned a memorable moment into a lasting treasure for one of their residents. Bridges by EPOCH Senior advisor Wendy Sage-Matsis and the team at Bridges learned that the daughter of one ...

Bellavance Beverage unveils largest rooftop solar array in N.H.

Cabinet News

LONDONDERRY – A leading New Hampshire beer distributor, Bellavance Beverage Co., will soon be powered by 3,088 solar panels, offsetting more than 100% of the company’s annual electricity needs while cutting costs and carbon pollution. Bellavance Beverage Co. and friends toasted the new 1.16 ...

AAUW Southern NH Branch News

HB News

First Program in Civic Engagement Series - Part 2 Guest Speaker Dr. Monica Galizzi “The Gendered Workforce” on October 21 at 7 pm via Zoom. The Southern NH Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host Professor Monica Galizzi, Ph.D., Chair of the Department of ...

2020 Food Drive for NSKS

Merrimack News

The Altrusa Club of Merrimack Valley conducted a Food Drive at Market Basket, Somerset Plaza, in Nashua on Saturday, September 26, 2020 to benefit the Nashua Soup Kitchen and Shelter (NSKS). The patrons of the store were overwhelmingly generous. More than 3600 pounds of food were collected, ...

October Take-Home Meal from Brookline Community Church

HB News

A creamy Buffalo Mac and Cheese is our October Take Home Meal which will be ready for pick up Friday, October 31st. You can pick up the dinners between 3:30-5pm(right before trick or treating) at the Brookline Community Church. Each meal feeds 2 to 3 depending on appetite and cost are 1 ...

Hollis Arts Society Expo and Sale

HB News

Have you submitted your application for our Virtual Holiday Art Expo & Sale? It’s almost time! The deadline for applications is October 26th for just $25. Each artist has the opportunity to feature their unique work on our HAS website for the public to purchase over a 2-week period - a ...

Trick or Treat in Hollis 5-7PM, Oct. 31

HB News

Much like the rest of 2020, Halloween will look a little different this year, but we are still excited to celebrate with the community. In lieu of concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19, the Hollis Police Department would encourage parents of trick-or-treaters to follow the Center for ...

Brookline Seeks Volunteer Poll Workers for November Election

HB News

You might have heard that we successfully pulled off the Primary Election. That was as always in large part thanks to the skills and diligence of our Town Clerk, Patti Howard-Barnett and our Supervisors of the Checklist, Linda Saari, Karen Roberts and Judy Cook. It also couldn’t have ...

Trail Trackers (formerly Redlining) at Beaver Brook

HB News

Beaver Brook Association Trails Wednesdays through December 17 10am - 12pm Interested in hiking all the trails at Beaver Brook? BBA Naturalist Kat Dickau will guide BBA Members on this process. Hiking about 3-4 miles a day, she’ll get you on your way as you work through your checklist. ...