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John D. Fitzgerald, Jr.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — John D. Fitzgerald, Jr., 55, died Saturday, July, 26, 2014. He was born in Lebanon on April 30, 1959 to David & Phyllis Tilden Fitzgerald. John grew up in Norwich, Vt. and graduated from Hanover High School class of 1977, he then attended the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio. John had worked for various hard labor businesses’ including Blodgett’s Supply, Home Partners; he also worked as a mason tender. He then worked for Estes and Gallup, and eventually partnered with his brother as Fitzgerald Brothers builders. Later on worked for McCarthy, on the new cancer center in 1995, and that is where he met his future wife Maureen “Moe” Foley. John …

Old Home Days, Take Two: Rain Fails to Dampen Community Spirit in Enfield

Monday, July 28, 2014

Enfield — A thunderstorm did not prevent residents from coming together to celebrate the last day of Old Home Days weekend on Sunday. “It’s a great way to bring the community together to celebrate ,” said Kirstin Harrington, a member of the Old Home Days committee. Old Home Days is a New Hampshire …

Schools Weigh Cellphone Search Ruling

Sunday, July 27, 2014

West Lebanon — When David Baker was an assistant principal at Hartford High School about four years ago, he came upon a cellphone that had been left in the school’s auditorium. An announcement was made over the intercom looking for the owner of the phone, but no one claimed it. So Baker and another administrator turned on the phone to try to identify …

Engagement: Torrey-McGonis

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Enfield — Amber Torrey and Mark McGonis, of Enfield, have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cherrie and Norman Torrey, of Plainfield. She graduated from Lebanon High School in 2004 and earned a bachelor’s degree …

Lillian A. Wyman

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 83, long time area resident, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in the comfort of her home. She was born on April 2, 1931, in West Canaan, N.H. to the late Robert & Francis (Pitcavidge) Stark Sr. Lillian graduated from a one …

Lillian A. Wyman

Friday, June 20, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 83, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in the comfort of her home. Family and friends are invited to Lillian’s graveside service on Monday, June 23, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield, N.H. Arrangements are by the Ricker …

Addie May George

Friday, June 20, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Addie May George, 90, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Lillian A. Wyman

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Lillian A. Wyman, 82, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon. A complete obituary will be published in later edition of the Valley News. …

NECBL On Hold; Thetford On Deck: Entrepreneur Agrees To Be Panthers’ AD

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Lebanon — Noah Crane is having an up-and-down month. Down: The Lebanon resident’s efforts to bring a New England Collegiate Baseball League team to the Upper Valley have hit another snag. Unable to raise the necessary money required to upgrade his desired home field, his pet project is …

Mascoma Seniors Hear Last ‘Lecture’

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ West Canaan — Mascoma Valley Regional High School Principal James Collins joked at Friday’s graduation that it is common for commencement speakers to preach about individuality as the key to success for …

Forum, June 12: Rieseberg’s Contract; Negative News Coverage; Videotaping a Woman Feeding Cats

Thursday, June 12, 2014

About Rieseberg’s Contract To the Editor: The point of the open letter we are circulating in Hartford is to bring an end to the self-renewing contract the town manager enjoys. Under the terms of the contract, the Selectboard does not need to vote on renewing his contract; it …


Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Dyslan Conklin, of Canaan, throws up a shot while playing ball with a friend in Enfield on Tuesday. Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

Anthony A. Aldrich, Sr.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — A graveside memorial for Anthony A. Aldrich, Sr. who passed away on Jan. 7, 2014, will be held on June 14 at 11 a.m. at Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield. …