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Suzie Bazzell

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Soccer Remains Unbeaten

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Plymouth, n.h. — It took about 20 minutes for the Hanover High girls soccer team to get warmed up Monday, but once the Marauders shook off the cobwebs from their bus ride to Plymouth, they exploded for a 6-0 victory that pushed their record to 6-0. Junior striker Kelly Brigham scored three times and had an assist to lead a squad in search of a deeper playoff run than the 2013 one that ended in the semifinals. “I thought we had a pretty solid team coming into the season, but I would never have assumed we’d have this kind of consistency,” said Hanover coach Doug …

Wedding: Theriault — Venditto

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Claremont — Sara Martha Theriault and Donald L. Venditto Jr. were married on July 12, 2013, in New London, Conn. The bride is the daughter of Christina A. Theriault, of Claremont, and the late Peter B. Theriaut. She is employed as a contracting officer at Sonalysts Inc., in Waterford, Conn. The bridegroom is …

Charter Forum Attracts Few In Claremont

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Claremont — With no questions about the content of the proposed new charter at Friday night’s informational meeting, Charter Commission Chairman George Caccavaro wondered if voters had made up their minds about the controversial change or whether the commission did a thorough job explaining the proposal. “I’m disappointed there are not more people here,” Caccavaro said at the end of the roughly 30-minute …

Charter Change in Claremont Almost Ready for Nov. Vote

Monday, August 25, 2014

Claremont — The Charter Commission has finalized its work, voting to adopt changes in the new charter proposal that were recommended after a review by the state. George Caccavaro, chairman of the nine-member panel that was elected in January and began its work soon after, said over the …

Education Transformation: City’s School Restructuring Effort Appears to Meet Key Goals

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Lebanon — When the Lebanon School District sold the old Sacred Heart School building to a Lebanon dentist and his wife in June for $415,000, it was the last of four landmark properties the district had sold off …

Their Time to Shine: At the Cornish Fair, Young People Demonstrate New Skills

Sunday, August 24, 2014

The normally quiet fairgrounds are abuzz with preparations on the day before the Cornish Fair opens. Cows lumber off their trailers, chickens peck around their new spaces, and young students staple colorful and informative hand-drawn posters above their …

Claremont 2014-15 Bus Routes

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Upheaval at Market Basket Has Effect on Food Pantries

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Newport — The bare shelves at Market Basket stores across the region has translated to fewer items on the shelves at some Upper Valley food pantries . Newport Food Pantry on South Main Street has seen a disruption …

New Store to Occupy Vacant Lowe’s Building in Claremont

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Claremont — Runnings, a chain of general merchandise stores headquartered in Minnesota, expects to bring 60 full- and part-time jobs to the city next spring when it opens a store at the former Lowe’s location on Washington Street. Dennis Jensen, director of marketing for Runnings, confirmed Monday that …

Thomas Harold Fuller, Jr.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Goshen, N.H. — Thomas Harold Fuller, Jr., 29, of Goshen, passed away due to degenerative heart failure on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Newbury, N.H. He was born in Claremont, N.H. on Feb. 7, 1985, the son of …

Brittany May Bailey

Friday, August 15, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Brittany May Bailey, 18, of Prospect Street in Claremont died tragically on Sunday morning, Aug. 10, 2014, in Unity from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. She was born in Lebanon, N.H. on March 2, 1996, the daughter of Cheryl and Ken Stone. Brittany …

New Photographs Are Added to the Hale Exhibit

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Claremont — New photographs have been added to the George Hale exhibit in the Visitor’s Center, documenting local and regional scenes, including train wrecks. Hale was a prolific photographer who lived his entire life in Claremont and had a photo studio and shop on Central Street. He captured …

Brandon Pete Rock

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Brandon Pete Rock, 17, of Main Street in Claremont died tragically Sunday morning, Aug. 10, 2014, in Unity from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. He was born on Oct. 25, 1996, in Lebanon, N.H. the son of Rickie D. and Tina M. (Boudreau) …