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NHIAA Aims to Be Tech-Savvy

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Concord — At the start of each workday, NHIAA Executive Director Jeff Collins and assistant Dave Rozumek say they spend 30-45 minutes brainstorming ways to make the organization’s website, nhiaa.org, more informative and user-friendly. Some time during the 2015-16 school year, it hopes to reveal the best version yet. Implementing “Schedule Star” software and other upgrades, the NHIAA is aiming to streamline the process of changing or viewing scheduling, scores …

Ready to Coach

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Macoma High soccer coach Ryan Limero gives instruction on corner kicks to his team during practice in West Canaan on Thursday before today’s season opener against Hillsboro-Deering. Limero, a third-grade teacher at Enfield Village School, is coaching his first season for Mascoma. Ryan played his secondary school soccer at the Dublin School. He …

Medal-Mania: Upper Valley Rowing Foundation Racks Up National Honors

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Hanover — Masters rowing may ostensibly be a hobby, yet it’s something members of the Upper Valley Rowing Foundation take quite seriously. Earlier this month, the club culminated the summer season with some seriously strong results. About 30 UVRF rowers traveled to Camden, N.J., on Aug. 13-16 for the U.S. Rowing Masters National …

Bernard F. Rogers

Friday, July 10, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Bernard F. Rogers, Sr., a long-time resident of Hartford, Vt., and for the past five years of Rogers House in Lebanon, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at the home of one of his daughters in Canaan, N.H. He was 91, and pre-deceased by his wife …

Dennis G Sawyer

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Dennis G Sawyer, 63 passed away Monday, July 6, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Dennis was born Jan. 5, 1952, in Bennington, Vt., the son of Julius and Mary (Rice) Sawyer. On June 27, 1970, Dennis married his high school sweetheart …

Jean Baldwin Ritchie

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Jean Baldwin Ritchie, 77, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes and Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield, N.H. …

Hartford’s ‘Kehoe Strong’ Tourney Combines Hoops, Fundraising

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

White River Junction — At the rate things are going, the Hartford Parks and Recreation’s first Kehoe Strong Memorial Basketball Tournament could turn into an NCAA Division III women’s all-star showdown. Clarkson University’s Stephanie Grobe is promising to …

Judge Appoints Two Members to Vacant Orange Selectboard

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

N. Haverhill — The 327 residents of Orange have a functioning government after a judge on Tuesday approved the appointment of two residents to the Selectboard, which had been left vacant this spring after all three members quit. Bob Ells, who resigned in May citing “continuous hostility” on …

Dennis G. Sawyer

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Dennis G. Sawyer, 63, passed away Monday, July 6, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Calling hours will be held Friday, July 10, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon, N.H., with a memorial service starting at 2. A …

William O. Neily, Jr.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Springfield, Mass. — William O. Neily, Jr., 75, of Canaan, N.H. and Springfield died Monday, June 29, 2015, in Springfield. He was born in Canaan on Feb. 5, 1940, a son of William O. Neily, Sr. and Doris E. (Bacon) Buckman. He leaves behind his wife, Sheena Neily, …

People in Business: June 28, 2015

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Lake Sunapee Bank has announced the following officer appointments: William J. McIver, of Warner, N.H., has been promoted to senior executive vice president. McIver has been with the Bank since 1999 and has served as chief operating officer …

Lack of Zoning Rules Spurs Solar Plan’s Move to Canaan

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Enfield — A solar advocate is bringing his plans for a roughly 11/2-acre array to downtown Canaan after neighbors and officials in Enfield raised concerns about a residential Main Street parcel he was eyeing for the project. The …

Birth Announcements: June 21, 2015

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital COLE — A son, Shamus Christopher Cole, born on June 5, 2015, to Brittney Ann and Christopher Mark Cole, of Canaan. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BROWN — A daughter, Sophia Leigh Rose Brown, born on June 3, 2015, to Jessica Leigh Robb and Jeffrey …