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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 ...

The Kiss of Granite

The Nashua Garden Club invites fellow New Englanders to its November 6th program, The Kiss of Granite, to be presented by Kevin Gardner, stone wall builder for 40 years and author of “The Granite Kiss: Traditions and Techniques of Building New England Stone Walls”. Since publication of his ...

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. ...

Witches Return to Nashua for a Day of Magic

14th Annual Celebrate Samhain Festival On October 20th, witches and wise folk from across New England will gather in Nashua for the 14th annual Celebrate Samhain festival. The longest-running event of it’s kind, Celebrate Samhain (pronounced “sow-in”) is a celebration of the Pagan ...

The Bright Side

Have you ever heard the term “attitude of gratitude”? Does it make you groan some days when you’re in the middle of your morning commute and reading it on someone’s bumper sticker? Well, Dear Reader, I’m writing today to invite you to survey your attitude and encourage you to ...

Beekeepers abuzz – Locals show-and-tell at BBA

Members of the Merrimack Valley Beekeepers Association, a nonprofit of more than a hundred professionals and enthusiasts, presented show-and-tell sessions on both days of the 39th Fall Festival hosted by Beaver Brook Association in Hollis. Veteran beekeepers Isabelle Burke, of Merrimack, and ...

What’s Not to Love About Hellebores

Join the Milford Garden Club on Mon., Oct 14, 10:30 am for What’s Not to Love About Hellebores with local expert Susan Kierstead. Meeting is held at the First Congregational Church Parish House 10 Union St. free and open to the public. Hybrid hellebores get their common name,  Lenten rose, ...

Hollis Historical Society “The history of agriculture as told by Barns

The Hollis Historical Society will meet on Thursday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lawrence Barn at 28 Depot Road, Hollis, N.H. The featured program will be “THE HISTORY OF AGRICULTURE as TOLD by BARNS.”- John Porter. The History of Agriculture as told by Barns tells the story of the ...

Hollis Republican Town Committee Monthly Meeting

Hollis Republican Town Committee Monthly Meeting on October 19, 2019 9:00 AM @ Fulchino Vineyard 187 Pine Hill Road Hollis, NH We are pleased to welcome Lynne Blankenbeker as our guest speaker - Lynne is the commanding officer of the Navy Reserve Medical Unit assigned to Navy Medical Center ...

Hollis Democrats Harvest Fundraiser

Tues, Oct 22, 630-9pm at Lawrence Barn Community Center, 28 Depot Rd. It’s time to take back the corner office in Concord! It’s time to #VetoSununu! Join the Hollis Democrats for a Harvest Fundraiser with our Democratic gubernatorial candidates. Featuring seasonal harvest ingredients, ...

Anheuser-Busch Brings Family-Friendly Spooks and Scares to Merrimack

Starting on Friday, Oct. 11 to Sunday, Oct. 27 from 5-9 pm, families can make their weekends in October spookier at Brewery Frights, a festive, family-friendly event running each Friday through Sunday from 5-9 p.m. Take a stroll down Jack-O-Lantern Lane and experience the eerie Halloween ...

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 ...

Scenic Hollis 2020 Calendar is on sale

The Heritage Commission is proud to bring you another collection of scenic Hollis. This calendar is the Commission’s major fund raising event. Over the years, the calendar has been a popular means to share the beauty of our town. The calendars make wonderful holiday gifts for family and ...

The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis Events

Meets the first Tuesday in October, November, February, March, April, May, and June and the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving. A January meeting is optional, and if hosted will be primarily a social gathering at a volunteer member’s home. The club members meet monthly at the Lawrence Barn in ...

Buffet table, cards for soldiers, incl. in Holiday planning

Autumn, the most colorful season of the year, has arrived, with orange pumpkins visible in the field, green and purple eggplant and squash among the yield – red and yellow leaves adorn local trees, as folks pick apples with recipes in mind, planning gatherings and events of every kind. In ...

Eversource signs on to Holiday Card Challenge

MANCHESTER – Eversource Energy is once again signing on to Laura Landerman-Garber’s “Holiday Cards 4 Our Military-NH Challenge.” The company hosted a special gathering at its Manchester office on Thursday to kickoff this year’s campaign. The challenge is now in its third year, and ...

Souhegan High School celebrates class of 2019

AMHERST – Students, along with their teachers, friends and family members, gathered on Calvetti Family Field on Friday to celebrate the graduation of the Souhegan High School class of 2019. With a an atmosphere of joy, students bounced beach balls, blew bubbles and sprayed water pistols at ...

Alene Candles Awards Scholarship to Senior

Son of Alene Candles employee recognized for commitment to his education Milford, N.H. (June 14, 2019) –  Alene Candles, LLC  awarded Milford High School graduating senior Keon Jackson with a $500 scholarship during a presentation at Milford High School on June 4. For the past eight ...

73rd Hollis Strawberry Festival

The Hollis Town Band and the Hollis Woman’s Club will be hosting the 73rd Hollis Strawberry Festival Sunday, June 23 on the Town Center, 2 Monument Square. This festival was created to provide a much needed day off for the local farmers who worked their land seven days a week from sunrise to ...

Townsend, MA Common Concerts

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 ...