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Lucky Dog Shop needs structural engineer, grant writer

The commercial/residential building located at 23 Elm St. in Nashua, home to the Lucky Dog Resale/Thrift Shop, was built in 1920, recognizable by the red, storefront ice-damaged awning now needing replacement. The shop, a 501(c)(3), part of the Tails To Freedom Charity, hopes a qualified ...

Blood Drives

New Hampshire has reached a critical need for blood for local hospitals. Please consider donating as soon as possible to one of the following blood drives. For more information or to reserve a time, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org. – 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. April 3: St. John ...

Estelle Rita (Levesque) Richard

A funeral mass to celebrate the life of Estelle Rita (Levesque) Richard who passed away August 29, 2017 will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10:00AM at St. John XXIII Parish (Infant Jesus Church), 121 Allds St., Nashua.

Walking Warriors share their stories

NASHUA – Hundreds gathering in Greeley Park to participate in the Walk to Stop Heroin and Opioid Abuse on Saturday, some raising signs protesting the abuse of harmful drugs, others clutching pictures to their chest of family and friends lost to addition, and many donning “In Loving ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

Easter Sunday and April Fools Day: A match made in heaven?

The last time it happened – in 1956 – my Telegraph predecessors didn’t mention it at all. Nor could I find a single word about it on the other three times it happened in the 20th century: 1945, 1934 and 1923. Maybe it was because raising such a topic in an esteemed community newspaper ...

Red Sox shut down Rays for third straight win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – The Boston Red Sox have never started a season with pitching like this. Hector Velazquez continued a riveting stretch by the rotation, working into the sixth inning and leading the Red Sox over the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 Sunday for their third win in a row. The first ...

Repurpose antiques – maybe typewriters – for the garden

When it comes to collectibles, it is always wise to know what you’ve got and know what it’s worth. Some objects like planters, mugs, cups, and vases can be very valuable but some are just collectible and cheap too. So, once you have an accurate appraisal of your antique and find out if it ...

Rising star: Krisha Dani

NASHUA – Meet Krisha Dani. The 11-year-old Elm Street Middle School sixth grader is The Telegraph’s youngest writer. Dani discovered her love of writing as a third grader at Main Dunstable Elementary School, and hasn’t stopped writing since. “It’s easier to put stuff into words and ...

Flyers take down Bruins in OT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Wayne Simmonds just had to tap the puck over the blue line but couldn’t. Then Andrew MacDonald fanned on a clearance. Patrice Bergeron pounced on the extra chances, tying it for the Boston Bruins with 3.8 seconds left and leaving the Philadelphia Flyers stunned. It took ...

Why it’s important to vote

It is important to vote. There is absolutely no question about it. Let me repeat. It is very important to vote. Voting dates all the way back through history. It is a democracy which our forefathers have given to us to appreciate that many countries don’t have. Before 1870, only white men ...

Buzzer-beater lifts Notre Dame to women’s hoop crown

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Arike Ogunbowale hit a 3-pointer from the corner with a tenth of a second on the clock to lift Notre Dame to its second women’s basketball title, a 61-58 victory over Mississippi State in the NCAA championship game on Sunday night. It was the second straight game that ...

Nashua sets its sights on solar power

NASHUA – The city of Nashua aims at continuing to build upon its success in working toward the goal of making Nashua a sustainable community by soaring toward solar energy. Friday, the city of Nashua and its Environment and Energy Committee announced the Nashua Solarize + Campaign, which ...

Fernande ‘Fanny’ (LaFrance) Theriault

Fernande “Fanny” (LaFrance) Theriault, 95, passed away peacefully on Monday March 26th at the Courville Nursing Home in Nashua, NH. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Andrea (Rioux) LaFrance. A devoted mother and grandmother she enjoyed crochet, crafts and decorating for the ...

David Michael Prior

David Michael Prior age 64, born August 19th, 1953, passed away March 24,2018. Beloved son of Michael and Helen Prior deceased. Survived by his brother Robert Prior and his niece Kathleen Anne Prior . A friend to all who knew him and an inspiration to all who met him, he was a gentle and loving ...

Nashua man indicted for tobacco fraud

CONCORD – The Nashua businessman investigated by federal agents for his tobacco company is due in U.S. District Court in Concord on Monday to be arraigned for mail fraud. Aldean Khater, who operates Khaternet out of a 295 Daniel Webster Highway storefront, has allegedly been skipping out on ...

Mark A. Hauntsman

MILFORD – Mark Antoni Hauntsman, 50, died unexpectedly on Tuesday evening at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. He is the beloved husband of Holly (Jean) Hauntsman with whom he shared 24 years of marriage. Mark was born in Nashua on June 17, 1967, and is the son of Anthony ...

Jeremy S. Bodwell

Jeremy S. Bodwell, 55, of Greenfield, died unexpectedly at his home on March 27, 2018. He was born in Nashua, NH on August 18, 1962 the son of Richard K. Bodwell, Jr. and Virginia (Howorth) Bodwell. Jeremy was born and raised in Nashua NH. He had a strong passion for hunting and fishing and a ...

Federal charges for trio in phone scam

NASHUA – The three New York residents involved in running an iPhone shipping scam in Nashua are facing federal felonies after they were indicted in the U.S. District Court in Concord. Everton Ellis, 40, of 1031 Miles Square Road, Yonkers, New York; and New York City residents Jeffrey Martin, ...

Hollis Brookline High School STEM discussion on Monday

HOLLIS – The discussion over the proposed $1.9 million STEM lab and fitness center at Hollis Brookline High School will continue Monday. The new facility would include a state-of-the-art STEM and robotics lab that would move the high school’s robotics team back from the middle school and ...