Merrimack News

Pomp & Circumstance

MERRIMACK – On a day of celebration fitting of the sunshine that hung over Merrimack High School during the school’s 2019 commencement, the school graduated 261 seniors, sending them off with bright futures. Walking out of their school for the last time as students to the applause of ...

Sanders/BAE Retirees Breakfast Group 2019 Summer Party

The Sanders/BAE Retirees Breakfast Group of Nashua, NH, is seeking all Sanders and BAE Systems retirees and retired former employees for our annual Summer Party. Family and friends are also welcome to attend.  Our Summer Party will be held on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019, at the Alpine Grove ...

Register Your Float for Merrimack’s Annual 4th of July Parade

Preparations are now underway for the Town of Merrimack’s Annual 4th of July Celebration. The Town of Merrimack’s Annual 4th of July Parade is organized by the Parks & Recreation Department and is one of the larger Independence Day Parades in the State of New Hampshire. The 4th of July ...

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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 ...

Join a 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 ...

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 ...

Spartans Drum and Bugle Corps to host DCI show

NASHUA, N.H. -  The  Spartans Drum and Bugle Corps  is bringing  Drum Corps International  (DCI) back to New Hampshire this summer, with a show featuring several corps from around the country, as well as three senior exhibition drum corps. This will be the first DCI show in New Hampshire ...

Merrimack High School’s top 10 seniors for 2019

No. 1. Sophia Kim: Sophie Kim is the valedictorian of Merrimack High School’s class of 2019. She is the daughter of Maggie Kim and Brad Stull. Sophie has a brother named Elias, who graduated from MHS in 2012, and a schnoodle named Hazel. Sophie took a wide range of classes throughout her ...

Merrimack Dog Licensing

The Merrimack Town Clerk’s office wishes to remind all dog owners that dog licenses were due by April 30th. If you have not yet licensed your dog, please do so as soon as possible. Fines and late fees will be assessed beginning on June 1st. In addition, dog owners who continue to fail to ...

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

When--Thursday June 6, 3:00-7:00PM Where--Nashua Public Works Garage, 9 Stadium Drive, Nashua Who Can Attend--residents of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua, Pelham, and Windham Cost--$15  user fee per vehicle, additional charges for ...

Nashua Garden Club Program, History of Growing & Selling Dahlias

The Nashua Garden Club is pleased to invite the public to its June program, History of Growing & Selling Dahlias, to be presented by Thomas Mickey, Professor Emeritus, Master Gardener, columnist and author of “America’s Romance with the English Garden” and “Best Garden Plants for ...

Ribfest 5-Miler Race Returning

The Ribfest 5 Miler is BACK!!! An estimated 2,000 runners are expected to participate in this much-loved race, which takes place at the Budweiser Brewery Experience in Merrimack on Sunday, June 16. Race registration includes free entry into the Great American Ribfest & Food Truck Festival, ...

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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 ...

Family needs table w/hutch; service for six ‘at your service’

“When I look back on my childhood, my fondest memories are those surrounding the dinner table.”– Katherine ‘Katie’ Lee, chef, cookbook author, and food critic. Family mealtimes, when everyone sits down together, helps build relationships, promotes stability, helps children develop ...

Longtime Merrimack Dentist Retires

  The year was 1976, when a fresh-faced young dentist eager to put down roots, aimed to find just the right location to open up his very first practice. Dr. Thomas Warguska had just wrapped up a two-year stint in the Navy down in Beaufort, South Carolina when he received a tip from a dental ...

Merrimack Middle School Honor Roll Q3 2018-19

HIGH HONORS: GRADE 7: Emily Baloche, Alexis Best, Delaney Callahan, Ryan Church, Liam Clark, Margaret Cosstick, Marisa Cray, Mikayla Davis, Alexis Emond, Jennifer Epstein, Lily Farrell, Hailey Favreau, Isaac Flowers, Ella Fong, Mia Getchell, Avery Hui, Isabella Jette, Ava Kozinski, Samantha ...

Make believe mayhem

Line your car up at the end of a football field. Close your eyes. Rev the engine and release the brake while looking down into your lap. It will take 2.3 minutes at highway speed to reach the opposite goal line. That is the average time it takes to send a text. The documented fact was shared ...

Dress a Girl Around the World

Yards of colorful fabric and plenty of scissors were shared in a dressmaking project recently embraced by members of Merrimack High School’s Interact Club, a division of the Rotary Club of Merrimack – part a renowned international community service organization. Jane Hoover, Rotary ...

Merrimack Public Works Open House

Please join us at the new Highway Facility at 76 Turkey Hill Road for our Public Works Open House on Saturday May 18 from 9:00 AM to noon. We will be having a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new facility at 9 a.m. and will be featuring our touch-a-truck event, an opportunity to fill a Public ...

Merrimack Youth Association fundraiser

Biergarten at Anheuser Bush-Merrimack. May 18 from 6 p.m.- 9 p.m. $30 Appetizers and Beer. Celebrating 50 years of volunteers! Contact: erinrothhaus@gmail.com or 603-494-1418