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Church announces new faith formation director

HB News

The Brookline Community Church is proud to announce that Lindey Shaklee has joined on as the faith formation director. Lindsey has an extensive background of non-traditional teaching including workshop and curriculum writing, and is currently working on her Master’s of Education ...

Hollis Brookline Middle School 3Q honor roll for 2017-18 school year

HB News

Hollis-Brookline Middle School Honor Roll has announced its honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 7: Hailey Arseneau, Lily Bazemore, Madeleine Boudreau, Nadia Caplan, Cheyenne Colbert, Abigail Coolidge, Mikayla Coolidge, Hunter Crea, Christina ...

NH Book Banks, Citizens Bank campaign to fight hunger

HB News

REGION – The New Hampshire Food Bank believes nothing could be the answer. Together with Gov. Chris Sununu and Citizens Bank, the New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, launched the 2018 Nothing Campaign on April 6 at Market Basket in Londonderry. The ...

Lions Club assists in park cleanup

Merrimack News

Merrimack Lions Club joined approximately 250 town members for the “Park Clean-up Earth Day” celebration, on Sunday, April 22, to do whatever was needed to help clean up the town parks. The team included six dedicated workers, including Benjamin Richard, and former Leo member and a student ...

MHS third quarter honor roll for 2017-18 school year

Merrimack News

Merrimack High School has announced its honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 9: Rhylee Ashford, Chiara Bartunek, Daniel Best, Arianna Brisson, Vitalia Brock, Jacob Bunis, Dylan Callahan, Anthony Chinnici, Andrew Coco, Abbigail Cote, Lilli Dabilis, ...

Merrimack Middle School 3Q honor roll for 2017-18 school year

Merrimack News

Merrimack Middle School has announced its honors roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 7: George Benoit, Emma Berkeley, Ainsley Bone, Tawan Burger, Owen Clever, Aubrie Connelly, Ross Corman-O’Reilly, Lucy Cote, Kendyl Crawford, Sophia Desilets, Kailey ...

Merrimack Chamber of Commerce young at 90 years

Merrimack News

By LORETTA JACKSON For The Merrimack Journal The gathering that celebrated the founding of the Merrimack Chamber of Commerce by seven local businessmen in January of 1928 was hosted recently at the Courtyard by Marriott in Nashua. The crowd mostly donned business apparel for the event. ...

NHPBS show debuts Thursday; puts spotlight on town

Cabinet News

MILFORD – “No one knows your town like you do” is the slogan for NHPBS’s “Our Hometown” series, and last week more than two dozen Milford storytellers showed they know a lot about their hometown. And tonight, at 8 p.m. on NHPBS, everyone will get a chance to watch many of these ...

High schoolers invited to aviation museum open house

Bedford News

The Aviation Museum of New Hampshire, located on Navigator Road in Londonderry, behind the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, is hosting, free, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., on Saturday, April 21, an Aviation Education High School Course Open House. All high school juniors and seniors in New ...

History Day winner

HB News

Hollis resident Tristan Allard, shown, a student at Applewild School in Fitchburg, Mass., participated in the Central West Massachusetts History Day competition on May 3. He placed third for his display titled “The Americans with Disabilities Act – The Act of Change.” He was also ...

Recycled Percussion visits Thorntons Ferry

Merrimack News

MERRIMACK- Justin Spencer has played with his band Recycled Percussion on national television and in front of sold out shows all over the world, but he still makes a point to play for some of his most dedicated fans: school children. Spencer joined 550 elementary school students and their ...

Wheeler vs. Pignatelli … again

Cabinet News

MILFORD – Debora Pignatelli has announced she’s ready to go another round against Executive Councilor David Wheeler (R-Milford). Wheeler, of Milford, is running for his sixth term as District 5 councilor. Pignatelli unseated him in 2004, served for six years, then Wheeler won back the ...

High schoolers invited to aviation museum open house

HB News

The Aviation Museum of New Hampshire, located on Navigator Road in Londonderry, behind the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, is hosting, free, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., on Saturday, April 21, an Aviation Education High School Course Open House. All high school juniors and seniors in New ...

Amherst School District eyes class sizes

Cabinet News

AMHERST – School officials are moving toward a class size policy, and Associate Superintendent Adam Steel urged the school board recently to set class size maximums for the Amherst School District. Over the past several years, he said, Amherst’s first and second grades have had some of ...

American Red Cross seeks volunteers to install smoke alarms

Bedford News

MANCHESTER – The American Red Cross is seeking people to volunteer their time and help save lives at the Sound the Alarm home fire safety and smoke alarm installation event on May 5, 2018 in Manchester from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. “Sound the Alarm in Manchester and be part of the nationwide ...

Lavacchia takes over as public works director

Cabinet News

WILTON – Jim Lavacchia is taking over the town’s public works department at the start of one of the busiest times of the year for a highway department: paving, road grading, cemetery clean-ups, but he comes with a varied background of getting the work done. The town has been without a ...

Manchester Development Corporation names board chairman

Bedford News

MANCHESTER – At its annual meeting in March, Manchester Development Corporation (MDC) named Don St. Germain chairman of the board of directors. St. Germain, executive vice president and chief lending officer at St. Mary’s Bank, joined the MDC board in 2015. MDC, a nonprofit that supports ...

Make a ceramic poppy to honor veterans

Bedford News

The Craftworkers’ Guild, in coordination with the local Richard K. Harvel Post of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Stevens-Buswell Post of the American Legion, invites members of the public to join guild members in making life-size ceramic poppies that will honor veterans as part of a ...