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Claire Elaine Gorman

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Claire Elaine Gorman, 88, of Claremont, N.H. passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, at Cedar Hill Health Center following a period of gentle declining health. She was born in Claremont on April 12, 1927, the daughter of the late Arthur J., Sr. and Beatrice (Tucker) Rouillard. Claire was a graduate of Stevens High School and the University of New Hampshire. On Sept. 18, 1950, Claire married …

Not in the Cards: Stevens Overwhelmed, Suffers First Defeat

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Claremont — The undefeated record for Stevens High football went down in flames Friday night at Barnes Park against InterLakes-Moultonborough. What’s worse: the Cardinals have two weeks to think about what went wrong. Take that as a good thing or a bad thing for the Cardinals, who fell to 4-1 this season with …

Cardinals Flying High: Stevens Rallies Past Mascoma

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Claremont — Underdog Mascoma High gave Stevens all it could handle for a while. Then the second half arrived. The Cardinals punched in two goals after the return from halftime, using them as a springboard for a a 4-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday at the Coach Parker Sports Complex at Monadnock …

‘Tristin Never Held Back’: Lebanon Race Honors Someone Who Touched Many

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Lebanon — A few weeks before the tragic accident that killed Tristin Roy, her brother, Tyler Carter, joined her for a run in the Upper Valley. Now, dozens of her friends and family do the same annually in …

Elizabeth “Betty” L. Caron

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Goshen, N.H. — Elizabeth “Betty” L. Caron, 73, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, surrounded by her family and friends at Crotchet Mountain where she had resided for three and a half years. Betty was born in Laconia, …

Claremont Hospital Plans Clinic

Friday, August 21, 2015

Claremont — Valley Regional Hospital will open the first urgent care clinic in Sullivan County next month with the goal of treating many injuries or illnesses that currently send patients to the emergency room, where costs are significantly …

Electrical Fire Destroys Claremont Home

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Claremont — Fire officials say an electrical problem caused a fire that destroyed a Dennison Avenue mobile home on Wednesday morning, displacing its 56-year-old owner and killing two of her pets. Arlene Supry said she knew something was …

Classroom Cleanup

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Eighth-grade science teacher Leeanne O’Connor begins to set up her classroom Tuesday at Claremont Middle School. It was the first day the school was ready for teachers to arrange their classrooms, and O’Connor, a second-year teacher, said it …

Short-Handed Cardinals Look to End Title Drought

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Claremont — Every year at this time, high school teams take the field with legs pumping, lungs bursting and dreams of pointing the index finger at the camera dancing in their heads. Every team today is undefeated. It …

At the Hospitals: Aug. 16, 2015

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Gifford Medical Center Earns Energy Star Certification Randolph — Gifford Medical Center has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star certification. The certification signifies that the building meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA …

Barbara A. Wright Smith

Friday, August 14, 2015

Claremont, N.H. — Barbara A. Wright Smith, 74, of Claremont passed away on Thursday evening Aug. 13, 2015, at her home surrounded by her family following a long illness. She was born on Aug. 26, 1940, in Brattleboro, Vt. the daughter of the late Pasquale Martino, Sr. and …

Lebanon Looks Into Business Tax Incentives

Friday, August 14, 2015

Lebanon — Two incentives to encourage businesses to stay in Lebanon and expand or to relocate there may be on the way if the City Council adopts them. The first program, which must be approved by the New …

Hanover Nursing Home Ranks in Lowest Tier After Inspection

Friday, August 14, 2015

Hanover — An area nursing home that changed ownership 14 months ago was recently cited by state inspectors for several deficiencies in patient care, including a failure to provide eating assistance to a patient with dementia who lost 23 pounds. The citations contributed to Hanover Terrace Health and …