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James Louis Hanlon

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — James Louis Hanlon (Jim) passed away Monday, July 20, 2015, at the home of his brother Steve. Born July 16, 1958, in Exeter, N.H. Jim grew up in and attended school in Hanover. After school, he worked for many local restaurants. Jim chose to live a untraditional life, being transient for 30 years. He was known (famously) for walking on Rte. 120 and Rte. 4, from Hanover to Enfield and back again. We wish to thank everyone who, was kind and generous and gave Jim a ride in the rain, a few bucks, a meal, and a warm place to stay. And for respecting his choice to live a unique lifestyle. Living …

Birth Announcements: July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center HILL — A son, Devin Raymond Hill, born on July 12, 2015, to Tracy Lynn and Jason Wayne Hill, of Canaan. RHOADS — A daughter, Natalie Pepper Rhoads, born on July 21, 2015, to Becky and Jared Rhoads, of Lebanon. Gifford Medical Center EVANS — A son, Zachary Evans, born on July 12, 2015, to Annie Provido and Scott Evans, …

James L. Hanlon

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — James L. Hanlon, 57, died Monday, July 20, 2015. Arrangements are pending at the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory of Lebanon – Enfield. An obituary will be published in a later edition. …

Counties Ranked on Wellness

Saturday, March 28, 2015

West Lebanon — Upper Valley public health officials say an annual ranking of the health status of each county in the United States will help guide them as they create action plans to address the challenges area communities …

Thayer Clark Paine

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — (Cornelia) Thayer Clark Paine, 75, of Canaan died at home on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. A memorial service will be held at a later date. …

Wind Project In Limbo for Now

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Canaan — Following recent votes against a proposed industrial wind power project in the Cardigan Mountain region, the international company proposing the project seems no closer to filing for a state permit. “We’re not really prepared to file one at this time,” said Jeffrey Nemeth, of EDP Renewables …

Spelling With Characters: Canaan Abuzz With Competition

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Canaan — Stilletto. Auxilliary. It wasn’t long before Canaan Community Spelling Bee’s “head pronunciator” Koby Van Beest spotted the pattern. “W-h-a-l-l-e. It’s a whale of a time,” the emcee ad-libbed, razzing the Beeched Whales, a team with a …

Chester C. Hammond

Friday, March 13, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — Chester C. Hammond, 90, passed away Thursday, March 12, 2015, at the Lebanon Center Genesis. Calling hours will be held Monday, March 16 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon, N.H. A memorial …

Mascoma School District Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Mascoma Valley Regional School District School Clerk 3 yrs: Kamala Tupper School Board (Enfield) 3 yrs: James Gerding School Board (Orange) 2 yrs: Kathleen Stacy School Board (Canaan) 3 yrs: Timothy Josephson Budget Committee (Canaan) 3 yrs: Philip Smith, Jr. Budget Committee (Enfield) 3 yrs: Daniel Kiley …

Canaan Town Meeting 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Canaan Number of Voters: 575 Number on Checklist: na Selectboard: Robert E. Reagan Town Treasurer: Joseph Frazier Trustee of Trust Funds: Cynthia J. Neily Cemetery Trustee: Philip Carter Library Trustee 3 yrs: Denise Reitsma Library Trustee 3 yrs: Kimberly McQuaid Budget Committee 3 yrs: Denis Salvail Budget Committee 3 yrs: John H. Bergeron Budget Committee 3 yrs: Eleanor J. …

Mascoma Budget OK’d

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Enfield — A $25 million operating budget that includes a $1 million bond payment to renovate the high school narrowly passed in Mascoma Valley Regional School District balloting Tuesday, while a raise for district teachers was approved by …

Canaan Voters Pass Budget, Approve Vehicle Purchases

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Canaan — Voters passed nearly everything on the ballot Tuesday, approving the town operating budget by a 2-to-1 ratio and handily authorizing the purchase of several vehicles. The $3.34 million budget passed, 363-76. Town Administrator Mike Samson has …

Diana Lyn DiPietro

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. — Diana Lyn DiPietro, age 50, born July 8, 1964 in Warwick, R.I., died Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens. She was an inspiration and source of strength and love to all of the lives she touched. Diana was a wonderful wife, …