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Videostop co-owner Jean Molloy packs movies at the store in West Lebanon, N.H., on Nov., 19, 2014.  The store is closing. Valley News -- Jennifer Hauck

W. Lebanon Videostop Closes

Sunday, November 23, 2014

West Lebanon — Thinking of stopping off at the video store in West Lebanon on the way home from work to pick up the latest season of Homeland or unwind by watching your favorite George Clooney or Jennifer Lawrence movie again? Better hope, instead, that a nearby library has a copy available to check out. Or be willing to drive …

Taxes Pit Canaan, Mascoma; Officials Mailed Flier With Tax Bills

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Canaan — Rising taxes are the backdrop behind a kerfuffle in Canaan, where school district officials have accused the town of including a “sneaky and dishonest” flier with residents’ tax bills. The flier, which violated a state law banning the inclusion of public policy positions with tax bill mailings, was drafted by the Canaan town administrator and sent by the Selectboard to residents …

Elizabeth Marble

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Ashburnham, Mass. — Elizabeth Marble, 84, passed away peacefully and in the loving care of her family on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, as a result of a stroke. If Elizabeth’s (Liz’s) life was intertwined with yours in any way you knew that she was loving and kind and always knew how to make things special. She had a wonderful sense …

Royals Cashe in Behind Running Back’s Big Night

Friday, October 31, 2014

Langdon, n.h. — Andrew Cashe did not drive the Mascoma team bus to Fall Mountain Friday night — but he did everything else. The senior running back had a game of a lifetime as scored six touchdowns and rushed for 364 yards, and the Royals needed every one …

Stephen Richard Seiler

Friday, October 31, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Stephen Richard Seiler, born Aug. 7, 1952, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Known and respected for his mechanical talents, Steve repaired mowers and other small engines for years for friends and neighbors. He loved the simple life, his …

Brushing It Off

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Wayne Stone, of Enfield, wipes the dust from his eyes Tuesday after sanding the trim around the entrance to the house where he rents an apartment. Stone hopes to finish painting the entryway for his landlord before winter …

Stephen Richard Seiler

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Stephen Richard Seiler, 62, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. for memorial calling hours. A memorial service will begin at 6pm at the …

Helen Farwell-Delfino

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Helen Farwell-Delfino, age 72, died of sudden heart failure on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. She was at home with her daughter, Donna Goodwin, who was caring for her. Helen is survived by her husband, Richard Delfino, of Boston, Mass. residing at Sherrill House, a live …

Wedding: Ellis — Plumley

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Enfield — Shaina Leigh Ellis and Douglas Edward Plumley were married on July 26, 2014, in Grantham. The ceremony and reception were held at Bistro Nouveau. The bride’s parents escorted her down the aisle. The musical accompaniment was …

Mascoma Valley Races Key in GOP Effort to Regain Control

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Canaan — With Republicans trying to wrest control of the New Hampshire House from Democrats, several races in the Mascoma Valley could play a big role in the outcome. Candidates for Grafton House Districts 10 and 11 hashed …

People in Business

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Victoria Mesropian, of Windsor, has joined Ledyard National Bank as Assistant Vice President, Private Banking Relationship Manager. In her new post, Mesropian will manage a portfolio of banking and financial relationships for professional clients and their families. Mesropian …

Yvonne M. Pollard

Friday, October 24, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Yvonne M. Pollard, 81, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. She was born on Aug. 8, 1933, in Enfield to the late Delore & Sylvia King (Canfield) Provencal. Yvonne grew up in Enfield and graduated from the Enfield Village School. …

Librarian Longevity

Friday, October 24, 2014

On her last day of work, Enfield Library Director Marjorie Carr checks books out for Tomieka Childs, of Enfield, on Thursday. Carr is retiring after working for almost 50 years at the library. “She is wonderful,” Childs said. …