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State 4-H Fashion Bound: During Sullivan County’s 4-H Fashion Revue, Anna Avery, Annie Drye, Clara Avery, Alison Numme and Caleigh Plunkett were selected to model the garments they have sewn at the state competition on May 31st at UNH in Durham. Dawn Bozogan photograph

4-H Fashion Revue Attracts 50

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Claremont — A recent 4-H fashion revue at Claremont Middle School attracted more than 50 4-H members, some of whom will go on to represent Sullivan County at a statewide 4-H event next month. About 190 friends and family members turned out to see the 4-H-ers sport their outfits — some original, some purchased — onstage. The top advanced sewers …

Martin William Rose

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Charlestown, N.H. — Martin William Rose, 81, of Charlestown, formerly of Quincy, Mass. passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, April 14, 2014, at the White River Junction VA Hospital after a long battle with heart disease. Born July 9, 1932, in Orleans, N.Y., he is predeceased by his wife Phyllis Rose, youngest son Martin W. Rose Jr (Buzzy), daughter Nancy Mitchell, …

Fort at No. 4 Plans Two Archeology Talks

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Charlestown — The Fort at No. 4 will host two archaeology talks this month. The events, set for April 19 and April 26, at 6:30 p.m., are part of New Hampshire Archaeology Month. On Saturday, Kris Damon will present “Historical Archaeology in New England,” a look at local life and industry during the 18th and 19th centuries. The following Saturday, John-Eric Nelson will …

Letter: Expanded Medicaid Makes Sense

Monday, November 4, 2013

To the Editor: When we have an opportunity to significantly improve the health and well-being of the citizens of New Hampshire, we have a moral obligation to do so. When we have an opportunity to inject $2.4 billion of federal money into our state’s economy, create 700 new …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 3, 2013

Sunday, November 3, 2013

DHMC Surgeon to Lead Medical Society Lebanon — Dr. Daniel B. Walsh, of Norwich, was recently named president of the Vermont Medical Society. Walsh is a resident and vascular surgeon at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and a professor of …

Letter: Memories of Ralph Silva

Saturday, November 2, 2013

To the Editor: John Bly’s letter was a representative sample of what might be written by a great number of Connecticut River Valley people who had similar experiences while being in Ralph Silva’s sphere of influence. At the last Charlestown High basketball game in 1966, a letter was …

Two Injured in Charlestown Collision

Friday, October 25, 2013

Charlestown — A head-on collision Thursday morning on Route 12 sent two people to the hospital with serious injuries. According to police, Kevin Martel, 23, of Walpole, N.H., was driving a 2002 Jeep Cherokee southbound when he crossed …

Boy Rare Collector at N.H. Card Show

Sunday, October 20, 2013

West Lebanon — Noah Blake leaned in close to the open glass case, shrewdly perusing its treasurers. Then he spotted it: A 1961 Stan Musial card. Signed. Score. It was a little beat, but mostly mint. Either way, …

Robert Kasprzak

Monday, October 21, 2013

Charlestown, N.H. — There will be a memorial service to honor Robert Kasprzak of Charlestown on Saturday, Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. at St. Katherine’s Catholic Church, Main St., Charlestown. Please join us to celebrate Bob’s life. …

Charlestown OKs Convenience Shop

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Charlestown — After a 90 minute hearing Tuesday night where many spoke against a proposed Jiffy Mart convenience store with a sandwich shop and gas pumps on Main Street, the Planning Board voted 7-0 to approve the site plan for the project. Board member Pat Royce said she …

Stephen Hasham House Will Be Saved

Monday, September 16, 2013

Charlestown — If the Planning Board approves the site plan for a new convenience store, the historic house that now stands on the property will be dismantled and saved. Besides the review — and possible decision — of …

Charlestown Residents Disagree on Proposed Jiffy Mart Location

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Charlestown — The Planning Board held its third hearing Tuesday night on a proposed renovation to the Jiffy Mart convenience store on Main Street and will hold at least one more before making a decision on whether to approve the plans. In two weeks, the board will have …

Jarvis Trying To Change Expectations

Saturday, August 31, 2013

Concord — In early February, Anthony Jarvis Jr. was looking forward to taking his wife, Angel, and their two young children on their first family vacation, to the beach in South Carolina. A Claremont native, the 34-year-old Jarvis …