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Sanders To Campaign In Claremont

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Claremont — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is bringing his Democratic presidential campaign to Claremont on Sunday. The Vermont independent plans to hold a town meeting Sunday at 5 p.m. at The Common Man Inn & Restaurant at 21 Water St. in Claremont. Sanders knows the city well, as his son Levi lives there with his family. It’s part of a two-day swing through New Hampshire for Sanders, with stops Saturday …

Spreading the Wealth: Granite Staters Look to Soar in Spread Offense

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Matt Boone was in the middle of police cadet training at New Hampshire Technical Institute when he received the call that changed his summer. The Newport High slot receiver and defensive back’s cellphone rang during a course break, and it was Tigers coach Larry McElreavy on the other end. “He …

Wedding: Weir — Reynolds

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Enfield — Abby Weir and Luke Reynolds were married on May 16, 2015, by close friend Max Hart. The celebration took place at Zeno Mountain Farm in Lincoln, Vt. surrounded by friends and family. The bride graduated from Hanover High School in 2004. She is the dean of curriculum and instruction at Brooklyn …

Margene Schmeichel Thomas

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Margene Schmeichel Thomas, formerly of Chester, NJ, died on Monday afternoon, July 20, 2015, at her home in Enfield. Margene was born in Wheeling, W.Va. on June 22, 1944. She was the first of three daughters of Eugene and Margaret Schmeichel. Margene attended Triadelphia High …

James Carl “Jim” Gerding, Sr.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — James Carl “Jim” Gerding, Sr. died on Saturday morning July 18, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Hospital in Lebanon, N.H. from recent complications from an accident 20 years ago. Jim was born in Schenectady, N.Y. on Aug. 21, 1933. He was the first of three sons …

Hartford Legion Will Return to State Tourney

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

White River Junction — The Hartford American Legion baseball team gathered for a group photo Monday night after a 12-5 defeat of Lakes Region clinched its first postseason berth in what’s estimated to be at least 15 years. There was the usual tomfoolery of hats being knocked askew …

Richard W. Shattuck

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Claremont, N.H. — Richard W. Shattuck, 81, former resident of Enfield, N.H., died Friday, July 17, 2015, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in White River Junction, Vt. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, Vt. A full obituary will follow in a …

Post 22 Juniors Sweat Out a Sweep

Monday, July 13, 2015

Lebanon — As he awaited his turn at the plate late Sunday, Matt Sullivan squatted in the home team’s on-deck circle and gently rested the brim of his helmet on the knob of his upturned bat. He closed …

20% of Enfield Capital Reserve Is Frozen as SEC Probes Fund

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Enfield — With 20 percent of the town’s capital reserve fund still frozen under a slow-moving Securities and Exchange Commission action against a Dartmouth College graduate and his investment company, Enfield’s stumble in search of higher returns illustrates the risks an unconventional portfolio may pose for municipalities. The …

65th Anniversary: Beattie

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Enfield — Gloria and William “Bill” Beattie celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on the Fourth of July with their family. The celebration took place at a catered gathering at their home. A ceremony honoring the couple’s vows, hard …

Priscilla Doreen (McKinney) Burgess

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Priscilla Doreen (McKinney) Burgess, 70, died early Thursday morning, July 9, 2015, at her home in Enfield after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 26, 1944, in Island Pond, Vt., the daughter of Earl T. and Dorothy Mary (Boutin) McKinney. …

Priscilla Doreen (McKinney) Burgess

Friday, July 10, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Priscilla Doreen (McKinney) Burgess, 70, died early Thursday morning, July 9, 2015, at her home in Enfield after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., Vt. …

Hartford’s ‘Kehoe Strong’ Tourney Combines Hoops, Fundraising

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

White River Junction — At the rate things are going, the Hartford Parks and Recreation’s first Kehoe Strong Memorial Basketball Tournament could turn into an NCAA Division III women’s all-star showdown. Clarkson University’s Stephanie Grobe is promising to …