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 Sara and Donald Venditto

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 the son of Wendy and Donald Venditto Sr., of The Villages, Fla. He is employed as the vice president of exhibits and events production at Sonalysts Inc. The couple were married at Pequot Chapel by the Rev. Thomas Hogsten. The maid of honor was Karen LaRochelle, and Taylor Venditto, the bridegroom’s daughter, …

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 …

Welcome Aboard

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Ross Gittell, chancellor of the Community College System of New Hampshire, left, embraces Alicia B. Harvey-Smith, 10th president of River Valley Community College, before he invests her with the medallion of office and the wooden mace at Harvey-Smith’s inauguration in Claremont on Friday. Valley News — Sarah Priestap …

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) …

Football Team Fronts Newport Hall

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Newport — Bob Underhill coached the Newport High football team on three different occasions, leaving each time for what he thought was a better opportunity. His accumulated experience, including some with a particularly special team, will land Underhill a permanent place this fall. He and seven others will …