Enfield

Outfitted with small boats and manageable sails, sailing camp students, ranging from 9-13, set out from the Dartmouth Sailing Facility to learn new skills in the middle of Mascoma Lake on  June 23, 2015. Regardless of skill level, each student spends at least two hours of time on the lake, weather permitting, learning how to read the wind, smoothly turn the boat, and how to manage a capsized vessel. 
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Raising Sails, And Skills: Dartmouth Instructors Help Kids Get Comfortable on Water

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Children who attend sailing camp might start off as novices, but by the time it ends, they are sailors. Instructors at the camp, run by the Dartmouth Sailing Facility on Lake Mascoma, make sure of it. “By the end of the week they can usually sail the boat to where they want and end up back at the …

Engagement: Hardan — Bourdon

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Enfield — Katrina Hardan and Curtis Bourdon have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jay and Kathy Hardan, of Enfield. She graduated from Mascoma Valley Regional High School in 2009 and earned an associate degree in liberal arts in 2013 and an associate degree in radiologic technology in 2015, both …

Birth Announcements: Aug. 2, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital MORRILL — A daughter, Jordan Lily Morrill, born on June 9, 2015, to Jennifer and Thomas Morrill, of Enfield. …

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 …

Judge Appoints Two Members to Vacant Orange Selectboard

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

N. Haverhill — The 327 residents of Orange have a functioning government after a judge on Tuesday approved the appointment of two residents to the Selectboard, which had been left vacant this spring after all three members quit. Bob Ells, who resigned in May citing “continuous hostility” on …

Gerard “Frenchie” Nadeau

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Meriden, N.H. — Gerard “Frenchie” Nadeau, 76, died Saturday, July 4, 2015. He was born to the late Adaloid & Sara (LaPlante) Nadeau on Oct. 22, 1938. He grew up in Franklin where he attended grammar school and later moved to Enfield. He married Janice Withington and they …

Charles W. Hummer, Jr.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Charles “Chuck” Hummer Jr. of Enfield, N.H. passed away at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after an incredibly long battle with ALS. He was preceded in death by his son, Charles W. Hummer III, and is survived by the love of his life, Sandra Hummer; his son, …

Lack of Zoning Rules Spurs Solar Plan’s Move to Canaan

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Enfield — A solar advocate is bringing his plans for a roughly 11/2-acre array to downtown Canaan after neighbors and officials in Enfield raised concerns about a residential Main Street parcel he was eyeing for the project. The …

Birth Announcements: June 21, 2015

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital COLE — A son, Shamus Christopher Cole, born on June 5, 2015, to Brittney Ann and Christopher Mark Cole, of Canaan. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BROWN — A daughter, Sophia Leigh Rose Brown, born on June 3, 2015, to Jessica Leigh Robb and Jeffrey …