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Borofsky: 70th Anniversary

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Claremont — Martin and Marion Borofsky celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 31, 2014, with three of their five children, extended family and friends. The couple first met on a blind date when Martin, a recent Dartmouth College graduate, was working in Niagra Falls, N.Y., at Union Carbide (a division of The Manhattan Project), and Marion was working at …

Valley Regional Proposes New Mental Health Facility

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Claremont — A plan by Valley Regional Healthcare to invest $1.5 million in a facility to care for mentally ill patients sent for treatment because they pose a danger to themselves or others could contribute to New Hampshire’s efforts to rebuild its broken mental health care system. The 10 new beds for so-called involuntary commitments of the mentally ill could also close a …

Storming the Slopes: Boston Blizzard Gives Region’s Ski Areas a Big Boost

Sunday, February 1, 2015

South Promfret — Garrett Kelly has just cruised down the mountain on his sixth snowboard run at Suicide Six Ski Area and is taking a “hydration” break. An assistant front desk manager at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, Kelly said it’s only his second time on the slopes this season, but it’s an …

Orisse Gendron

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Manchester, N.H. — Orisse Gendron, 91, of Manchester, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, at Courville at Manchester, after a period of declining health. Orisse was born in Pittsfield, N.H. on April 17, 1923. In her early years, she lived in Pittsfield and Claremont. Later, she resided in Key …

Paul Ralph Pushee

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Paul Ralph Pushee, 70, of Claremont passed away on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, due to complications from open heart surgery. Paul Pushee, son of Olyph and Doris Pushee, loving husband of Inez Pushee, passed away after he suffered organ shutdown due to an aneurism rupturing …

Brenda J. Adolph

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Brenda J. Adolph, 62, a resident of Claremont, passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 21, 2014, at her home in Claremont. She was born Dec. 4, 1952, in Hanover, N.H. the daughter of Richard and Edith (Kill) Adolph. She graduated from Fall Mountain High School in …

Brenda J. Adolph

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Brenda J. Adolph, 62, a resident of Claremont, passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 21, 2014, at her home in Claremont. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Irene A. Lambert

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Irene A. Lambert, 98, passed away peacefully at her home in Claremont, on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. She had just celebrated her 98th birthday with her family the week previously. Irene Anna Bergeron was born Dec. 14, 1916, in Claremont, the second of three daughters, …

A Life: Marianne Peterson, 1924 — 2014; ‘She Loved to Entertain, Whether It Was in Her Home or On Stage’

Monday, December 22, 2014

Charlestown — For Marianne Peterson, life was to be lived full speed ahead. Whether belting out a show tune in a local variety show, entertaining, cooking one of her signature dishes, selling advertising or organizing and working numerous …

Red Cross Sets Holiday Blood Drives

Sunday, December 21, 2014

The American Red Cross is encouraging donors to keep them in mind, even in the midst of the holiday bustle. Bad weather and the holidays make this one of the most difficult times for the Red Cross to collect the blood it needs to supply hospitals and blood …

Birth Announcements: Dec. 21, 2014

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center CORNELL — A son, Quinton David Cornell, born on Nov. 26, 2014, to Judy Knapp and Shawn Cornell, of Claremont. Gifford Medical Center MURRAY — A son, Samuel Archer Murray, born on Dec. 4, 2014, to Shayna and Dustin Murray, of South Royalton. …

Alma Marie Jacklin

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Alma Marie Jacklin, 93, of Claremont, passed away Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Alma was born in Dedham, Mass., on Jan. 14, 1921, to Edward and Louise (Kiessling) Kamps. She graduated from Dedham High School, attended Burdett College, and worked as a dental assistant and bookkeeper …

Hopkinton Flies Over Stevens Boys

Friday, December 19, 2014

Claremont — Hopkinton, a team with 12 players who did not play varsity basketball before this season, might have not presented a crisp offensive game, but there was nothing wrong with its defense, as the Hawks kept the pressure on all night and came away with a 60-41 …