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Milford graduates 210 seniors at ceremony

Cabinet News

Donning gowns and caps, the latter adorned with thoughts, messages and mantras, the 2019 graduating class of 210 from Milford High School celebrated its commencement on Saturday morning. Principal Dr. Bradford Craven, a student favorite at the high school, offered his remarks on the occasion ...

Basiliere to board: Mend bridges

Cabinet News

MILFORD – During another contentious school board meeting, district moderator Peter Basiliere told the board he is dismayed that board members have not taken action to resolve the conflict between employees and Superintendent of Schools Jessica Huizenga. Teachers and support staff took a ...

Wilton-Lyndeborough graduates 32 at commencement

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WILTON – One of the things he has learned in life, guest speaker Marc Belanger told the 32 members of the high school graduating class on Friday evening, “Nothing in life is certain. You cannot predict an outcome.” Belanger, a social studies teacher and one of their class advisors, ...

Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts awards banquet

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Connecting communities, the Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce presented awards at their 31st annual banquet at the event center at Hampshire Hills on June 5. The chamber represents the towns of Amherst, Brookline, Greenville, Hollis, Lyndeborough, Mason, Milford, Mont Vernon, New Ipswich, ...

Debate continues after Senate approves $13 billion budget

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CONCORD – One frustrated Republican member of the New Hampshire Senate said the $13 billion state budget Democrats passed during a Friday party-line vote will make it more expensive for Granite Staters to cool off in the summer. “Any budget that creates an income tax, raises business ...

Milford man arrested on criminal bail order protection

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A Milford man, Tanner Ricciardi, 27, of Osgood Road was arrested on June 6th in Merrimack, at first what was thought to be a domestic violence/stalking charge, after members of the Merrimack special investigations unit reportedly spotted Ricciardi as a passenger in a car driven by a ...

Fast News

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Thank you: Amherst Soccer Club/Hampshire United Soccer Club’s 27rd Annual Memorial Day Soccer Tourney – We wish to express our gratitude to the Towns of Amherst and Milford, the Amherst and Milford Recreation Departments, the Amherst and Milford School Districts, MCCA, Dwayne Andreason- DDA ...

Milford centenarian celebrates her 108th birthday

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Marie Belanger, of Milford, celebrated her 108th birthday on June 7, at the Crestwood Care Center. Belanger was born in Canada, and moved to Nashua, at age 11. As her faith was very important to her, she was a devout parishioner St. Aloysius of Gonzaga Parish on West Hollis Street. Belanger ...

Fourth graders take history tour

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LYNDEBOROUGH – For the second year, fourth graders at Florence Rideout Elementary School in Wilton spent a day touring the historic sites in Wilton and Lyndeborough. The tour was part of their study of local history and had included a visit to the state house earlier in the week. They ...

Rev. Dr. Regina Kinney bids farewell to congregation in Milford

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WILTON – Members of the Second Congregational Church said “thank you, good luck, and good-bye” to their pastor, Rev. Dr. Regina Kinney on Saturday, June 8, with a potluck supper in the parish hall. Kinney is leaving the church after serving for five years to answer a call to another phase ...

Hollis Police ask for publics help

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On May 8, 2019 at approximately 6:30am, members of the Hollis Police Department responded to the Monument Square Market, 4 Monument Square in Hollis, in reference to a burglary that had occured during the overnight hours. It was determined that the unknown suspect(s) forced entry into the ...

Hollis Fast 5K

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It’s that time of year again to prepare for the Hollis Fast 5K. Date: Thursday, June 13th, 2019 Start Time: 6:30pm (must arrive no later than 5:15pm) Location: Alpine Grove Banquet Facility, 19 South Depot Road, Rt. 111A, Hollis, NH For more information and to register, please ...

We want your community news submissions!

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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 ...

73st Hollis Strawberry Festival

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The Hollis Town Band and the Hollis Woman’s Club will be hosting the 73st Hollis Strawberry Festival Sunday, June 23, 2019 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 ...

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

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“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 ...

Coffee meetup at Buckley’s

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Drop in for a cup of morning coffee and chat with Hollis Woman’s Club members on Thursday, June 6th, 9-11 a.m. at Hollis Buckley’s. New and interested members share a laugh, in photo above, while enjoying the refreshments. Women interested in the club this year include: Lindsey Sud, ...

Time for the Hollis Fast 5K

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It’s that time of year again to prepare for the Hollis Fast 5K. Here are the facts: Date: Thursday, June 13th, 2019 Start Time: 6:30pm (must arrive no later than 5:15pm) Location: Alpine Grove Banquet Facility, 19 South Depot Road, Rt. 111A, Hollis, NH For more information and to ...

Honey of a hobby

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A legacy lives on from the late Jim Hirni, a Hollis beekeeper and member of the Merrimack Valley Beekeepers Association who lost his life to brain cancer in 2017. Hirni established before his death the Jim Hirni Beekeeping Scholarship Award, a gift of bees, complete beehive setups, equipment ...