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Bedford News

Another Successful Celebration

The Bobby Stephen’s Fund for Education, a non-profit organization that assists disadvantaged students through scholarships and program development and those seeking financial aid for education, hosted the 41st Annual Bobby Stephen St. Patrick’s Day Celebration earlier this year, which ...

Bedford Rotary News

Bedford Rotary welcomed retired Saint Anselm Librarian Joe Constance to speak about the State of Israel. Benjamin Netanyahu was recently re-elected Prime Minister but as yet been unable to form a government. Some facts about Israel: Population: 9 million with almost one-half the ...

Boston IVF to open state-of-the-art center

BEDFORD, NH  –  August 2, 2019  – Boston IVF, one of the nation’s most experienced and renowned fertility treatment providers, announced it has begun the initial steps toward constructing a full-service IVF center in Bedford, New Hampshire. Upon completion, it will become the first ...

Nashua Silver Knights’ Neverett decides it’s time to move on

LYNN, Mass. – The season had just come to a crushing end and the Nashua Silver Knights had to endure one more hurdle before leaving Fraser Field. They had to wait for Futures League Joe Paolucci handing out awards for FCBL MVP, Reliever of the Year, and Manager of the Year before retiring ...

New Hampshire ices Vermont in Shrine Bowl

CASTLETON, Vt. – Maybe Vermont should have played Mann defense. Behind a big rushing performance from Kingswood’s Cameron Mann, New Hampshire scored just enough in the first half, killed plenty clock in the second and rode a stout, physical defense to a 21-9 Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl win on ...

Meet “Bedford Presbyterian Church”

Step back into 1749 and you are probably an immigrant, Scotch-Irish if you live in Bedford -- emigrating from what is now Northern Ireland. You attend the Bedford Presbyterian Church, the only church in town. The town of Bedford is proud of its beautiful historic church built in 1832, the ...

Bedford Community TV

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 is the Energy Commission Meeting on Thursday, June 27 and the Historic District Commission Meeting on Tuesday, July 2. There are no live School Board Meetings this week on BCTV Channel 23. All meetings begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. ...

Merrimack Cemetery Adventure

Are you up for an adventure back in time? If you are intrigued by colonial cemeteries and would like to learn about maintaining the markers, you are welcome to join us. Currently, 4,000 burial grounds have been identified in NH! Richard Maloon, who is president of the NH Old Graveyard ...

Cutler Memorial Library to host Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki

Thanks to a grant from New Hampshire Humanities, Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki presents, “Storytelling Through Traditional Irish Music,” at Aaron Cutler Memorial Library on Wed., June 26, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. on the library lawn. Through stories providing historical context and traditional Irish ...

Donate Original Artwork to CASA’s Fundraiser

MANCHESTER– Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of New Hampshire is seeking original artwork from local artists and children to turn into greeting cards for its perennial Cards for a Cause fundraiser. Paintings, photography, drawings, graphics, and any other type of art will be ...

24 Mini Quilts to be raffled at Amherst event

AMHERST - Once again the Souhegan Valley Quilters’ Guild will be on the Amherst Green on July Fourth from 9-12:30 PM. We will be selling raffle tickets for 24 mini quilts, all approximately 20”x20,” the perfect wallhanging size. The proceeds support the non-profit Guild’s many charities ...

Townsend MA Concert Series

The Townsend Fire/EMS Relief Association will host the lawn party at the Townsend Military Band’s Thursday, June 27th, concert on the Townsend Common. Townsend Fire/EMS personnel will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, bacon cheeseburgers, and sausages with peppers and onions to ...

Hollis artist a grid-style guru

An ability to look into the center of the sun surely would be a help to local artists who recently learned more about the grid-style oil paintings rendered by Peter Dixon, of Hollis, – a professional artist of around three decades whose work often features intense yellows, oranges and ...

Manchester Christian Church in Bedford

It began in a barn on North Amherst Street in Bedford in 1995. Lee Galucki and his wife Shirley had been canvassing the community for a year, sending out colored post cards and serving as pulpit supply in Amherst: A new church in Bedford! Except for the historic denominational churches, this ...

Bedford Community TV

The live meetings this week on BCTV Channel 22 are the the Water and Sewer Advisory Committee meeting on Thursday, June 13 at 7:45 a.m., and the Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 p.m. There are no live meetings on BCTV Channel 23. All meetings begin at 7 p.m. unless ...

The Currier Museum of Art presents Bill Viola’s The Raft

Immersive video promises to overwhelm visitors. The Currier Museum of Art is pleased to present Bill Viola: The Raft, which is a powerful video installation by one of the most significant artists of our time. It considers the range of human response to crisis, wherever it may be found. The ...

We want your community news submissions!

Are you a member of an active club? Is your child a student standout in academics or athletics? Does your church or organization offer activities you want to share with the community? If so, we want to hear from you! Seeking: • Community columnists to publish weekly or monthly • Press ...

Bedford Rotary Club News

Tom Raffio, President and CEO of Northeast Delta Dental, the Concord-based dental insurance company, spoke to Bedford Rotary May 29th. Tom has co-authored a book entitled Mindfulness - A Better Me, A Better You, A better World. Paperback copies are available at the Bedford Library.Mindfulness ...

Michelle Jones Celebrates 30 Years with the Bedford Presbyterian Church

In a time when job-hopping every few years is becoming the norm, the Bedford Presbyterian Church has a staff member who clearly breaks the mold. Administrative Assistant Michelle Jones recently celebrated her 30th year with the Church and was recognized during the recent Mother’s Day Service ...

Bike Rodeo teaches safety

Children ranging from tots to tweens made their way through some challenging safety stations at the eighth annual Bike Rodeo presented by the Bedford Police and other supporters on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend. Safe cycling was the goal. Bedford Police Chief John Bryfonski watched as ...