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H2O Recycling Contest Winners

H2O Recycling Contest Winners: • First Place ($200) – The H2O Truck – By Ashley Racicot from Weare, Grade 11 • Second Place ($175) – The World Belongs to All of Us – By Jamie Su. from Nashua, Grade 6 • Third Place ($75) – The Eye – Charvi Ankem from Hudson, Grade 7

Scouts Donate Socks, Cards to Shelter

Merrimack Junior Troop 10731 collected 178 inspirational cards and 586 pair of socks for the Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter, which well exceeded their original goal of 150 cards and 250 pair of socks. Through this project, these fourth-grade Girl Scouts earned the Girl Scout Power of ...

Nashua Center to host virtual 1 and 5K races

NASHUA – The Nashua Center has announced it will host its first virtual 5/1K run/walk race from Aug. 14-16. Since it is virtual, anyone anywhere can participate from a distance, on any or all of those days, while helping to support Nashua Center. Here’s how it works: Participants ...

2020 Kitty Angels fundraiser scheduled for Aug. 8-9

AMHERST – The re-aligned, 26th annual “Power of Angels, Kitty Angels Fundraiser” will be hosted by Treasures Antiques, Collectables & MORE, at 106 Ponemah Road in Amherst, NH on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 and 9. The event will run, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. This fun ...

Milford Rotary Club awards $32,000 in local scholarships

MILFORD – The Milford Rotary Club is pleased to announce that it has awarded $32,000 in scholarships, in amounts ranging from $1,000 - $2,000, to 26 deserving students in the Milford, Amherst, Wilton, Mont Vernon and Lyndeborough area. The Milford High School recipients are: Autumn Aren, ...

Local Scholars

Local College Graduates Lawrence University Patrick McDonnell of Nashua ––– Miami University Ben Groves of Hollis, Bradley Theodoulou of Bedford ––– Southeast Missouri State University Courtney Merritt of Nashua ––– Wheaton College Abigail Crowder ...

Pets of the Week

Apollo: Hello there! My name is Apollo, I have travelled all the way from the state of Arkansas to find my forever home, and now look at me, I am in the paper! Woof! I am a handsome one year old Akita mix with black and white fur. I am a bit nervous, and am still learning that the world isn’t ...

Picnics once were a chance for families to gather

As you were growing up, where was your favorite picnic spot? Living on a farm near Robinson Pond in Hudson, we, as a family, would often pack a picnic lunch on Sundays, then after church take a short “road trip,” and enjoy an outing and picnic before returning home in time for evening ...

Gold Award Girl Scout, Abigail Robinson, spotlights arts in high school

AMHERST – Athletes have long been the stars of their high schools, with trophies and banners on display. With the focus on STEM over the past few years, more attention is now paid to those involved in math and science. But what about those who excel in the arts? Thanks to Gold Award Girl ...

24 new badges prepare Girl Scouts to be ambitious and decisive leaders

BEDFORD – Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains and Girl Scouts of the USA today announced 24 new badges designed to help girls practice ambitious leadership in the crucial areas of automotive engineering, STEM career exploration, entrepreneurship, and civics, many of which remain ...

Pets of the Week for July 26

Finn: Hello homo sapiens! My name is Finn, a male canine species who is here seeking your assistance in finding me a home sweet home. I’m just two and a half years young and weighing in at 49 lbs.. I’m white with big brown spots around each eye and a heart shaped one on my back. I’m ...

School Budget Committee Vacancy

The Merrimack School District Budget Committee announces that it has 2 open seats until the April 2021 election. The Committee is looking for Merrimack residents who are registered voters and who have an interest in filling one of these seats for the upcoming budget year. Anyone interested ...

Girl Scout changes the world with Silver Award project

AMHERST – Concerned about both literacy and pet care, Girl Scout Cadette Julia Daniel, 14, of Amherst worked with the Amherst Town Library and the Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire to set up a program that allowed children to read books to her pet rabbit, Buttercream. Julia wanted to both ...

Hollis-Brookline Middle School Honor Roll

High Honors – 7th Grade: Ava Anderson, Maia Arthur, Lily Batcheller, Annika Bergin, Sofia Bergskaug, Finn Brown, Tess Brown, Caden Bruseo, Elizabeth Butland, Maddison Caetano, Anuhya Chilakapati, Taylor Christle, Laurel Ciofrone, Armando Conti, Angelina Costa, Marc Croteau, Emma DiGennaro, ...

Girls Inc. to host socially distanced golf tournament

MANCHESTER – Knowing that many in the Granite State have been able to safely return to golf by following the state’s social distancing guidelines, Girls Inc. of New Hampshire will host its second annual Granite State Golf Challenge on Aug. 10, at the Nashua Country Club. The event, ...

Pets of the Week

Johnny: Good morning everyone! I’m a handsome man who is finally ready to find a home. I was one of the Bradford Rescue pups. I have a beautiful black coat and am just two and a half years old. I’ve been working on my dog interaction skills with our trainer and staff and have come a long ...

Rodgers Memorial Library

The Rodgers Memorial Library in Hudson is offering a variety of virtual events for all ages. Upcoming events include: Edible Wild Plants and Mushrooms July 23, 7 p.m.: Join naturalist Russ Cohen for a virtual program on identifying edible wild plants and mushrooms that can be found in ...

Local College Graduates

GRADUATES – University of New Haven Soultana Tufts of Hudson Travis Lagree of Londonderry ––– President’s List Bryant University Bridget Healy of Bedford Cady Qiu of Nashua Justin Mello of Bedford ––– Dean’s List Bryant University Michael Allanach of ...