Claremont

At the Hospitals: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Local Hospitals Release Community Health Needs Assessment Access to mental health care and affordable health insurance, prescription drugs prices, heroin and the misuse of pain medications are among the Upper Valley ’s most pressing health concerns, according to a report by local hospitals. The 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment is based on focus groups and surveys conducted over a five-month …

Birth Announcements: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BANGRAZI — A daughter, Lilah Ann Bangrazi, born on Jan. 19, 2016, to Katelyn Gibson and Jason Bangrazi, of Newport. BLUME — A daughter, Elena Nichole Blume, born on Jan. 29, 2016, to Kylei Fischer, of Claremont, and Joshua Blume, of Cranston, R.I. Gifford Medical Center HERRING — A son, Marshall Clyde Herring, born on Jan. 22, 2016, to Jerrica …

Entertainment Highlights: Young Couple Demonstrate Ballroom Dances in Claremont

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Go ahead: Try telling Drayton Harvey that ballroom-style dancing belongs to your parents’, your grandparents’ or your great-grandparents’ generation. Or that you don’t have the time. Better still, go to the Claremont Savings Bank Community Center in Claremont on Saturday afternoon, where, in a break from his pre-med studies and doctoral research in …

Richard B. “Dick” Stringer

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Claremont, N.H.— Richard B. “Dick” Stringer, 71, of Claremont, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. after a short illness and surrounded by his family. He was born Aug. 23, 1944, in Claremont, the son of William R. and Aline (Bouvier) Stringer, Jr. …

Elizabeth C. Dagenais

Saturday, January 16, 2016

St. Louis, Mo. — Elizabeth C. Dagenais, a native and long-time resident of Claremont, N.H. passed away Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, in St. Louis after her long battle with Dementia. The daughter of Fred and Abbie Jerry Chandler, Elizabeth was believed to be the first child born in …

Rubio Aims for N.H. Victory

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Claremont — At Sen. Marco Rubio’s Friday evening campaign stop at The Common Man Restaurant, Claremont resident Leonard Boulanger related his story of uncertain financial circumstances, a tale that could have been shared by any number of Americans. …

Stevens Boys Top Franklin

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Claremont — When senior Anthony Stithen showed up for Friday night’s NHIAA Division III boys basketball contest with Franklin, he knew he had a big job ahead of him. A 6-foot-7 job ahead of him, as a matter of fact. At 6 feet, Stithen gave away more than …

Bill Clinton Campaigns for Wife in Claremont, Hanover

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Claremont — Former President Bill Clinton told voters on Wednesday they can expect a Hillary Clinton presidency to carry on his commitment to poor, under-developed communities. “Politics in a campaign can be just about rhetoric. Governing is about …

Willard D. Holt

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Claremont, N.H. — Willard D. Holt, 101, of Claremont died on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, at his home. He was born in Lynn, Mass. on Aug. 28, 1914, the son of James E. and Alma V. (Dickinson) Holt. He has lived in Claremont since 1919. Willard was a …

Local Roundup: Big Green Rules Rematch

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s basketball team produced a season-best effort from the floor, hitting 53.5 percent of its shots for the contest and 61.9 percent in the second half, for an 80-69 nonconference victory over Canisius at Leede Arena on Tuesday night. The victory ended a …

High School Roundup: Senior Sharpshooter Leads Sunapee Boys

Friday, January 8, 2016

Hinsdale, n.h. — Thirty points from Matt Tenney, including 20 in the second half alone, sparked the Sunapee High boys basketball team to a 58-48 victory at Hinsdale on Friday night. The Lakers spread the floor all night …

New Claremont Mayor Lays Out Priorities for Board

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Claremont —The new city council — elected in November with three new members and a new mayor — held its first meeting Wednesday night and outlined an agenda for the Jan. 13 meeting that will include a discussion on the priorities proposed by Mayor Charlene Lovett. After each …

Shop Owners Give Trump a Gun

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Claremont — Gifts come in many shapes and sizes, and calibers in the case of a gift the team at Black Op Arms gave to Donald Trump before the real estate billionaire presidential candidate took the stage Tuesday night at Stevens High School. Before the event, Trump and …