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Bedford News

New Hampshire Food Bank to host Bakin’ A Difference

As part of Hunger Action Month, the New Hampshire Food Bank is hosting Bakin’ A Difference on Thursday, Sept. 13, with master pastry chef, author and baking instructor Gesine Bullock-Prado. Open to the public and held in the Food Bank’s culinary kitchen, the event will ...

Bedford VFW Post to sponsor benefits workshop

The Bedford Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8401 is sponsoring a Veterans Benefits and Services Workshop for all interested area veterans. The workshop will be conducted by representatives from the Manchester Veterans Administration Medical Center from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at the Bedford ...

Eric Ellis achieves Ameriprise circle of success recognition

Eric Ellis, a financial advisor with Ameriprise Financial, qualified for and attended the 2012 Ameriprise National Conference in Denver, Colo. To earn this achievement, Ellis established himself as one of the company’s top advisors, achieving high levels in production, high client ...

Masiello Group members recognized on Top 250 real estate agent list

Peggy Knoettner, Kristin Sullivan and their team from Better Homes and Gardens, The Masiello Group’s Bedford office, recently were recognized by the Real Trends organization and The Wall Street Journal as tied for No. 70 out of the Top 250 real estate agents in the entire country in ...

Bedford teen becomes Eagle Scout in ceremony

An Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony was held for Samuel B. Thomas, of Bedford, on Aug. 26. The ceremony began at 1 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of Bedford Presbyterian Church, with opening ceremonies by committee Chairman Steven Carter. The Eagle Scout Pledge was given by Scoutmaster Wesley ...

Bedford High School drivers ed begins Sept. 17

Bedford High School still has openings in its drivers education class beginning Sept. 17. The deadline for signing up is Sept. 10. Sign-up packets are located in the high school’s counseling office. Forms also can be downloaded from the Bedford High School website, ...

NOTICE TO BEDFORD VOTERS

Tuesday, SEPTEMBER 4, 2012, is the LAST day prior to the Sept. 11 Primary Election to register to vote. Extended hours til 7:30 p.m. at the Bedford Town Offices.

Pets of the Week for Aug. 24

Bashful Hello! My name is Bashful, and I am a 1-year-old neutered male. I’m the tiger-stripped cat in the photo. The other one is my BFF, Axel Foley. He is almost 2 years old and entirely black. One thing unique about me is that I don’t have a tail. It is more like a ...

Up Close: Bookbinding remains relevant today

In the midst of our technology-focused culture, there are still those who work with their hands, practicing age-old crafts with much the same tools that have been used for centuries. Craig Thomas, owner of CR Thomas Bindery LLC, is one such individual. Working out of his home studio in ...

Baboosic Lake in Amherst was once a large tourist destination

Baboosic Lake is a small lake in Amherst covering 226 acres. It is large enough for motor boats and the perfect size for kayaks and canoes. Formed more than 10,000 years ago by glaciers, Baboosic Lake is one of the many glacial lakes and ponds in New Hampshire. The lake is fed by many brooks, ...

Bedford retiree takes podium at Granite State Senior Games

On Aug. 19, Bedford’s Arlene Dupuis was was bedecked by the end of the day with gold medals, silver medals and two third-place bronze medals, suspended individually from silky red, white and blue ribbons. The honors recognized her performances in seven track and field events, hosted ...

PSNH cuts check to Bedford TV station for energy-efficient lighting

On Aug. 6, Bedford Community Television received a rebate check for energy efficiency from Public Service of New Hampshire at the BCTV studios. Representatives from the Bedford Town Council, the lighting company, PSNH and BCTV were on hand for the presentation. With the support of Barbizon ...

Bedford’s Pulpit Rock is well worth the hike

New Hampshire is known for its granite rock formations. Tourists and residents alike enjoy climbing the White Mountains to reach the rocky summits and enjoy spectacular views above the treeline. But we don’t always have time to drive to the mountains or the energy to hike to the top ...

Bedford’s Get Real Foundation to host back-to-school yard sale

Waiting for some last-minute deals for back-to-school shopping? The bargains are closer than you think. Bedford’s Get Real foundation will host its fifth annual Barn Sale Bazaar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, and Sunday, Aug. 26, at 130 New Boston Road in ...

Bedford Village Inn hosts Cigar Dinner

The Bedford Village Inn will host its sixth annual Cigar Dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, with a special menu that includes the pairing of fine cigars and wine. Compliments go to chef Benjamin Knack for teaming up with BVI general manager Jon Carnavale in creating the special menu for the ...

Bedford school bus routes now available online

With school starting at the end of the month, the bus routes for Bedford are now available online. Visit www.telegraphneighbors.com and click on Youth/Education. Click on Bedford Bus Schedules to view the bus routes for Bedford.