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Merrimack News

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

Great Finds, Amazing Bargains at the Troop 5 Yard Sale this Sat, May 18th!

Come see the marvelous assortment of goods at the Boy Scout Troop 5 yard sale this Saturday. The yard sale is at a new location, Bedford High School on 47 Nashua Road. The yard sale runs from 8 am – 2 pm. Early Birds are welcome at 7:30 am for $10. Show up early to see the full array of ...

Merrimack Post Cards Show, Unique Places From the Past

The Merrimack Historical Society will feature a presentation of unique places from Merrimack’s past as depicted on post cards. Collectors Rick Price, Steve Jarry and Ron Ketchie will share Merrimack post cards on Tuesday, May 21st  at 7 PM. Join us at the Historical Society’s headquarters ...

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 ...

Electric train set welcomes ‘all aboard’ on track for fun

The history of model trains is as old as the railroad industry itself, with treasured memories of imaginary travel cherished for generations. From the anticipated journey of a train circling a Christmas tree, a simple village setting with a depot, houses, and a general store, to an elaborate ...

Words and Pictures with Author Jarrett Krosoczka

The Merrimack Public Library will host author Jarrett Krosoczka on Monday, May 20th at 6:30 PM at the John O’Leary Community Center, located at 4 Church St. Merrimack, NH 03054.The event will include a discussion of how Krosoczka’s creative process, followed by a Q&A session. Seating ...

Adopted roads cleaned

Spring celebrations throughout the world were echoed in Merrimack by volunteers from CAMP Systems International, a worldwide business aviation industry aircraft maintenance and regulatory compliance enterprise, operational for more than 50 years. The Merrimack firm is based in an office ...

Merrimack Friends and Families Hosts Annual Spring Yard Sale

Merrimack Friends and Families is hosting their annual spring yard sale on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from  8 am - 1 pm  at the Merrimack Town Hall, 6 Baboosic Lake Road.   There will be toys, books, movies, housewares and a whole lot more. This is one of MFF’s biggest fundraisers of their ...

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

Dedication Ceremony for Admiral Forrest P. Sherman Memorial

When: Memorial Day – Monday May 27th @ 3 p.m. Where: Veterans Memorial Park, Merrimack, NH Who: Merrimack American Legion Post 90 & VFW Post 8641 Harrison Faust - Eagle Scout Project - Boy Scout Troop 424 – Merrimack, NH Admiral Forrest Sherman was the youngest man to serve as ...

Alvirne High School Boosters Club Community Color Fun Run

Saturday May 18th (raindate Sunday May 19th) join the Alvirne High School Boosters Club at Hills House, 211 Derry Rd., Hudson for a Community Color Fun Run. Registration will begin at 9:00am for this event. There will be a kids ½ mile run at 10 am and 2 mile run/walk starting at 10:30 ...

Third Annual Greater Manchester NH Pan Mass Challenge (PMC) Kids Ride

(PMC) Kids Ride on Sunday June 2, 9am - noon at St. Anselm College Registration fee: $20 until May 14, after May 14 - $25 right up to the day of the ride. Riders are asked to raise a minimum of $30 which is due by September 1. All registrants receive a ‘swag bag’ containing a PMC tee ...

Semi Annual Psychic Fair

Sponsored by the Hudson Lions Club will be held May 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hudson Community Center, 12 Lions Avenue in Hudson. Several psychics with a variety of skills and talents will be in attendance. Individual readings are $30.00 and are 15 minutes long. Arrive early to set your ...

Exemplary Estates of New Hampshire

The Bedford Historical Society and the Bedford Public Library are delighted to host an evening with Cristina Ashjian of the New Hampshire Humanities. The program will be presented on Wednesday, May 15th, at 6:30 pm at the Bedford Public Library in the McAllister Room. This program is free and ...

Springtime, time for starting plants, exercise, yard cleanup

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow”- Audrey Hepburn, British actress, humanitarian. When each tomorrow seems busier then the day before, the advantages of growing plants in containers continues to grow. Plants can thrive on patios, decks, porches, and on windowsills in pots, ...