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Lynch goal clinches Bridge Battle for Nashua South

NASHUA – They may want to call it the Emma Lynch Memorial Bridge. The Nashua High School South senior forward’s goal with 4:07 left gave the Panthers a 2-1 field hockey win over Nashua North in the final event of the Battle of the Bridge on Saturday. And that gave the Bridge to the ...

MILESTONE: Lions Club celebrates 95th anniversary

MILFORD – Where there is a need, there is a Lion, and Lionism in New Hampshire marked a significant milestone Saturday evening as many club members from Manchester and Nashua gathered to celebrate 95 years of being active in the Granite State. The event, hosted at Hampshire Hills, drew many ...

Can good men do bad things?

It’s an absurd question, you say. Of course, some men who are called “good” have also been known to do bad things from time to time. Nobody’s perfect. We all make mistakes. But what if the man in question is someone we think is really good and the thing he stands accused of is really ...

Patriots romp over Dolphins

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) – The Patriots’ losing streak is over. And so is the Dolphins’ undefeated start. Tom Brady threw for 274 yards and three touchdowns and the New England Patriots handed Miami its first loss of the season in a 38-7 rout on Sunday. It denied the Dolphins (3-1) ...

Bedroom furnishings donated in memory of Mailbag fan

“Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm, as you get older, remember you have another hand: The first is to help yourself, the second is to help others” – Audrey Hepburn, actress, humanitarian. The Mailbag is blessed by many caring readers, some passing ...

FBI contacts Kavanaugh classmate

WASHINGTON (AP) – The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, who’s accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when he was a Yale student, as part of the bureau’s investigation of the Supreme Court nominee, her attorney said Saturday. Ramirez’s lawyer, John Clune, said agents want to ...

CACR15 will be on Nov. 6 ballot

CACR15 will appear as Question 1 on the ballot for November’s general election. The word “constitution” refers to the New Hampshire state constitution. It will read, “Are you in favor of amending Article 8 of the first part of the constitution to read as follows (addition in italics): ...

Matt Light leads laughter for Pats fans

Even Matt Light was laughing. And why shouldn’t the newest New England Patriots Hall of Famer have a good chuckle? He’s seen it all before, as he noted during his brief halftime address Sunday to the fans. He talked about how it was great to be back in Gillette Stadium, and “It’s ...

Santa Fund 2018 kicks off today

NASHUA – Even though the weather is still warm and sunny and Dec. 25 seems a long way off – 86 days to be exact – Santa’s many helpers in Greater Nashua are getting a jump on the holiday season. Today, The Telegraph – with the assistance of the United Way of Greater Nashua – kicks ...

Buying a car today isn’t quite like it used to be

Buying a car today can be as simple as click, click, click. Like a pack of gum, one can now even purchase a car from a vending machine! Let’s see, I’ll take the silver Ford Escape, swipe my card or insert A LOT of cash, find slot A1, push and done. I often wondered how much noise cars make ...

Margaret R. (Goffredo) Hegarty

Margaret R. (Goffredo) Hegarty, surrounded by her loving family, passed peacefully on Tuesday September 25, 2018 after a lengthy illness. She was 88 years old. She was born June 14, 1930 in Cambridge MA, the daughter of Anthony and Delphine (Salani) Goffredo. She was predeceased by her loving ...

Janusz A. Tomaszewski

BROOKLINE, NH – Janusz A. “James” Tomaszewski, 57, longtime resident of Brookline, NH, died unexpectedly at his home on September 16, 2018. He was born in London, England on June 30, 1961, a son of Jadwiga (Jankowski) Tomaszewski of Nashua,NH and the late Ryszard Tomaszewski. He ...

Michael D. Powers

Michael D. Powers, 62, of Merrimack passed away on Wednesday September 26th, 2018 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack after a period of declining health. He was born in Chelsea, MA on July 28th, 1956 to Dorothy (Crowley) and the late Robert Powers. He grew up in Winchester MA and ...

Georgianna H. McGuire

Georgianna H. McGuire, 90, died September 28, 2018 at her home following a brief illness. She was born in Brooklyn, NY on September 13, 1928 the daughter of George and Anna (Kubler) Folkers. She had worked as a billing clerk for the Radiology Group at Nashua Radiology. She had ...

‘The Infield Fly Rule:’ A baseball novel by a Nashua baseball fan

With names like Talarico, Vanasse, Jack White, Beauregard, Cruz, Monbouquette and, yes, Tommy Brady, the characters in retired attorney Randy Wilbert’s new book, “The Infield Fly Rule,” almost certainly bring certain connections to mind. But Wilbert, known professionally as Nashua ...

Sleeping in a box will not end poverty in Greater Nashua

I just participated in United We Sleep to End Hunger and Homelessness, an effort of the United Way of Nashua to raise awareness of hunger and homeless in our community. In Nashua, as in many other cities throughout our nation, food and shelter have become expensive commodities, and a growing ...

High School Football Rewind: Things looking up for Nashua North

The Bridge has been won, and now the Nashua High School North and South football teams go their separate ways, focusing on the rest of their seasons. And they may be going in different directions as a result of Friday night’s 21-14 Nashua North win. For the Titans, they are now legitimate ...

Red Sox rip Yankees in regular-season finale

BOSTON (AP) – Mookie Betts claimed the big league batting title with one more hit and J.D. Martinez hit his 43rd homer Sunday to lead the AL East champion Boston Red Sox into the playoffs with their franchise-record 108th win, a 10-2 victory over the wild-card winning New York Yankees. Five ...

Sony to present ‘Venom’ on the big screen

When Spider-Man villain Venom appears in his own movie Oct. 5, he/they/it will be a lot less complicated than his comic book counterpart – and a lot less Spider-Man-y. As everyone who watches the Marvel Cinematic Universe knows – and that’s pretty much everyone – the Tom Holland ...