Merrimack News

Merrimack Town Democratic Committee Meeting

The Merrimack Town Democratic Committee is hosting a meeting Tuesday, February 26, 7:00- 8:30pm at Merrimack Town Hall, 6 Baboosic Lake Rd. Meetings take place on the 4th  Tuesday of the month and are free and open to Democrats and like minded progressives. Additional information and updates ...

Nominations Sought for Excellence in the Workplace

The Rotary Club of Merrimack seeks nominations for people who live or work in Merrimack and have displayed outstanding performance in their jobs. If you know such a person, the Merrimack Rotary would like to hear from you, and be able to recognize your nominee at the annual Excellence in the ...

Newest Eagle Scout

Troop 15 is proud to announce our newest Eagle Scout, David Morris, held his Eagle Court of Honor at St John Neumann Church in Merrimack, NH. David, a resident of Nashua, NH, earned his Eagle Scout rank in October 2018 after completing his service project at Beaver Brook in Hollis, NH. David ...

MERRIMACK MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH HONORS GRADE 7: Madisyn Allen, Emily Baloche, Alexis Best, Delaney Callahan, Anthony Cherbonneau, Liam Clark, Margaret Cosstick, Marisa Cray, Brendan Curley, Mikayla Davis, Joseph DeKarski, Jennifer Epstein, Lily Fanchiang, Lily Farrell, Hailey Favreau, Drew Flanders, Mia Getchell, ...

Friends are fundraisers

The Friends of the Merrimack Public Library is a longstanding community organization whose volunteers promote programs, projects and the general enjoyment of the town library, an institution now in its 126th year. The group’s volunteers recently manned the library’s Mid-Winter Book Sale, ...

Early College Planning

The Merrimack High School Counseling Department will be sponsoring an evening on Early College Planning presented by the New Hampshire Higher Education Assistance Foundation (NHHEAF). It will be held on Monday February 18, 2019 from 6:30 – 7:30 in the MHS Theater.  The program is intended ...

5th Annual Super Bowl Chili 5k

Manchester and Auburn, NH – Total Image Running kicks off 2019 with it’s 5th Annual Superbowl Chili 5k. First 200 registrants receive a free beanie hat. $30 entry fee. WHEN: Sunday, February 3, 10:30 AM. WHERE: Stark Brewing Company 500 Commercial St., Manchester, NH. ...

Superbowl Breakfast

The Richard K. Harvell Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #8401 invites everyone to join us for breakfast and celebrate Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 3 from 8 to 11a.m. at the Bedford Old Town Hall. Once again our enthusiastic kitchen staff will create a breakfast to remember for this auspicious day, ...

Seventh Annual Amherst Candidates Night

Candidates Night - Tuesday, February 12; 7-9 p.m.; Amherst Town Hall The Southern NH Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host the Seventh Annual Amherst Candidates Night at the Amherst Town Hall on Tuesday, February 12 from 7 to 9 pm.  The evening gives the ...

Merrimack Village District Recognized as a Groundwater Guardian

In recognition of efforts to protect local groundwater supplies, Merrimack has been named a 2018 Groundwater Guardian by The Groundwater Foundation. The Groundwater Foundation is a national nonprofit organization based in Lincoln, Nebraska with a mission to connect people, businesses, and ...

$12,500 in scholarships will be awarded to local students in 2019

Members First Credit Union announced today that applications are now being accepted for the Members First Credit Union Memorial Scholarship Program, which was created to help local students pursue higher education. In conjunction with its 70th Anniversary this year, the credit union will ...

Merrimack youth leads campaign

Max Mendez, a third-grade student at Reeds Ferry Elementary School, shared fistbumps and high fives, as he welcomed donors to the grand finale of Mighty Max’s Mega Toy Drive. The donations of toys were added to hundreds more sheltered in a donated storage unit placed alongside a neighbor’s ...

Amy LaBelle, co-owner and winemaker, honored

Amy LaBelle, LaBelle Winery’s founder, co-owner and winemaker, was honored with the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Excellence in Business award on Friday, Nov. 16 at the Inaugural Women’s Entrepreneurship Day New Hampshire’s High Tea in Henniker, New Hampshire. Heidi Solomon, a member ...

BAE Systems volunteers

BAE Systems volunteered at the Front Door Agency, a non-profit organization that invests in New Hampshire individuals and families as they transition from crisis to self-sufficiency, in Nashua, N.H. to help children make crafts and decorate for the holidays on Wednesday, Nov. 28.

Merrimack Historical Society Seeking Photos

Time to look into your scrapbooks, photo albums and boxes of memories.  The Merrimack Historical Society is looking for pictures and old newspaper articles for our files. Some are from long ago and some are more recent. Remember, we are still making history today. ❖ Merrimack Drive in ...

A look back at the ice storm of 2008

On the morning of Dec. 12, 2008, people over much of New England and upstate New York woke up to a changed world. Overnight, freezing rain fell on trees, twigs, branches and utility wires, and everything was encased in silvery ice. The ice-laden trees, branches and poles fell over roads, ...

Merrimack Historical Society seeking photos

Time to look into your scrapbooks, photo albums and boxes of memories. The Merrimack Historical Society is looking for pictures and old newspaper articles for our files. Some are from long ago and some are more recent. Remember, we are still making history today. The following pictures are ...

Foundation Medical Partners welcomes new physician

MERRIMACK – Foundation Medical Partners is pleased to welcome Dr. Danielle Dunetz to Merrimack Pediatrics at Merrimack Medical Center. Dunetz is board certified in pediatric medicine. She earned her medical degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, Pa., and completed a ...

Grant a boost for transitional housing program

NASHUA – Wells Fargo recently awarded a $10,000 grant to support women and children in the Front Door Agency’s Transformational Housing Program. The Program assists homeless or disadvantaged young mothers through a three-phase residential program that emphasizes higher education as a path ...