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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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 – ...

Scouting for Food

On November 9, Scouts from all over Hollis will be picking up food donations to be delivered to area food pantries. Please pack non-perishable items that are not frozen or in glass, and place the food in bags or boxes. Place these containers in a place visible from the road by 8:30 AM. If you ...

Veterans Day Celebration

The Hollis VFW Post 11373 will be hosting a Veterans Day Celebration on 11 November, 2019 at 11:00.Event will take place in the Congregational Church of Hollis, UCC.The church is located at 3 Monument Square, Hollis, NH 03049. All are welcome.

Daughters of Isabella Pork Pie Sale

Tourtiere (pork pie) $12 each; Sugar Pie $8 each; Baked Beans $2 small, $4 large and Creton $4 each. Pie Pick-up times are Tues., Nov. 19 from Noon -3pm; Wed.-Fri. Nov. 20-22 9am to 3pm - while they last! Call to pre-order: Helen at 603-598-2714 or hfpduquette@comcast.net or Lise at ...

Singers Wanted!

The Hollis Town Band needs singers for its Christmas, Chanukah, Winter, Kwanza, New Year’s, whatever you want to call it, Concert to be held on Saturday, December 14th at 7:00PM in the Hollis-Brookline Senior High School Auditorium. Singers are needed for all parts. NO AUDITIONS – if you ...

Sanders/BAE Retirees Breakfast Group Annual Holiday Party

The Sanders/BAE Retirees Breakfast Group is seeking all Sanders and BAE Systems retirees and retired former employees for their annual Holiday Party Luncheon. This year’s Holiday Party is being held on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019, at 11:30 am at the Nashua Country Club in Nashua, NH. ...

Join The Rotary Club of Hollis-Brookline

The Rotary Club of Hollis-Brookline is a dynamic and welcoming group who enjoy learning, sharing, serving, and making a difference every day. We share the common values and goals of Rotary: Service Above Self. Our service takes many forms, including financial support, our own hands-on labor, ...

New Hampshire 18U Intermediate Junior Tennis Team Heading to Nationals!

Eight very happy New Hampshire teens will be traveling to San Antonio, TX November 14 - 17 to compete at the National USTA Junior Team Tennis (JTT) U18 Intermediate tournament. Their team, “Longfellow CrocFever” includes Bohdan Higley and Taylor Suozzo of Bedford, Liam Grennon of Concord, ...

Hollis Brookline boys soccer rides hot streak

HOLLIS – After sooner-than-expected exits in each of the past two state tournaments, Hollis/Brookline boys soccer coach Steve Martus was understandably apprehensive heading into Tuesday’s NHIAA Division II first-round match against Plymouth Regional. Sure the seventh-seeded Cavaliers ...

Boy Scouts of America food drive

MANCHESTER – The Boy Scouts of America, Daniel Webster Council is partnering with local residents to fight against hunger throughout New Hampshire during the annual Scouting for Food Drive. In 2018, 40 million Americans – including 6.5 million children – lived in households that were ...

Ms Vee Presents: A Soulful Christmas

Spend an intimate evening with Ms. Vee as she sings Christmas classics with a smooth, sultry, soulful delivery. Ms. Vee, a Bedford-based musician and singer, is the 2019 Granite State Blues Challenge Winner. Proceeds from this event will go toward her travel to the International Blues Challenge ...

Join The Rotary Club of Hollis-Brookline

The Rotary Club of Hollis-Brookline is a dynamic and welcoming group who enjoy learning, sharing, serving, and making a difference every day. We share the common values and goals of Rotary: Service Above Self. Our service takes many forms, including financial support, our own hands-on labor, ...

Knights of Columbus essay contest

The New Hampshire Knights of Columbus is once again sponsoring a Student Respect Life Essay Contest. The contest is open to any junior high school (grades 6, 7 and 8) and senior high school students (grades 9, 10, 11 and 12) in New Hampshire. The Knights of Columbus will make up to six cash ...

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 – ...

‘Made in New Hampshire’ is an international enterprise

Alongside traffic and coffee, news radio is a staple of my morning commute. As I flip through the stations, I’ll sometimes hear a pundit lament that “Nothing is made in America anymore.” In reality, there are nearly 13 million manufacturing workers in the United States, including ...

New Hampshire OPEN DOORS

Billed as an opportunity to tour and shop, the New Hampshire Open Doors weekend will take place on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the state. The historic Wendall House, located at 3 Meetinghouse Road in Bedford (just behind the Bedford Public Library), is home the ...