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Eileen M. Kirk

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Eileen M. Kirk, 80, entered eternal life on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at home with two of her daughters by her side. Only six weeks after losing Gene, her husband of 56 years, they are now together at peace in the warmth of God’s love. She was born in the Bronx, N.Y. on Dec. 22, 1934, to Edward and Nellie (Daly) Boland. Eileen attended St. Luke’s Grammar School in the Bronx and St. Jean the Baptiste High School in Manhattan. After graduation, she worked as a secretary for United States Steel Corporation until the young Gene Kirk swept her off her feet. They married in 1958 and started a family that would …

Raymond F. Unger

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Concord, N.H. — Raymond F. Unger, 88, longtime resident of E. Side Drive in Concord, passed away at the Birches on Sunday, April 19, 2015, after a period of declining health. “Ray” was born in Astoria, N.Y. to Emil and Adeline (Evans) Unger. He was very proud of his New York history and loved to tell the story of sitting on Ethel Merman’s …

Enfield, Newport on Women’s Heritage Trail

Sunday, April 19, 2015

The first round of inductees to the incipient New Hampshire Women’s Heritage Trail includes 25 women and three historic sites, among them a Newport native and a former religious community in Enfield. Markers have not yet been made for the “trail,” but fundraising is underway to complete the project, which was dreamed up …

News Briefs

Monday, March 2, 2015

Vermont Fish and Wildlife Offers Shooting Range Grants Montpelier — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is offering grants to groups that manage shooting ranges. The goal of the grant program is to create more access to safe places to shoot. Shooting clubs, sportsmen’s groups and government …

Joseph H. Sears, Jr.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Joseph H. Sears, Jr., 70, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Friday, March 6, 2015, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. A funeral will be held at the funeral home …

Joseph Michael Conlon

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Joseph Michael Conlon, 46, of Enfield, passed away late Wednesday evening, Feb. 25, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. He was born in New Haven, Conn. on Aug. 22, 1968, a son of Joseph T. and Judith (Marchitto) Conlon and resided in West …

Enfield Warrant ‘Not Too Eventful’

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Voting for Enfield’s town officers and the Mascoma Valley Regional School District budget will take place on Tuesday, March 10, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Whitney Hall. Residents may vote on the remaining articles on the …

Enfield Woman Named Kendal HR Generalist

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Hanover — Micky Lambert, of Enfield, has been named human resources generalist at Kendal at Hanover. In the role, Lambert is responsible for daily human resource administration and operations, the retirement community said in a recent news release. …

Mascoma Valley Regional School District Contract on Warrants

Friday, February 20, 2015

Mascoma Valley Regional School District’s voting by Australian ballot will take place on Tuesday, March 10, at the following locations and times: Canaan Fire Station, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Dorchester Town Hall, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; …

With ‘Venus in Fur,’ Shaker Bridge Plumbs Desire and Power

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Venus in Fur , the tantalizing, entertaining play-within-a-play by David Ives now at Shaker Bridge Theater in Enfield, is one sure way to shake off the winter blues. To say it’s a play about sex, power and domination makes it sound more heavy-going than it is. It begins …

Lebanon Boys Get a Big Scare From an Ancient Rival

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Lebanon — Time was, a couple of bucks and a shoehorn would net a seat in a jam-packed Lebanon High School gym on the rare occasions when the Raiders and neighboring Mascoma met on the basketball floor. Back then — as in the late 1980s — the Royals …

Bettina Bacon Adams

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Bettina Bacon Adams formerly of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Enfield, passed away peacefully at Woodlawn Care Center in Newport, N.H. at the age of 88 on Saturday, Feb 7, 2015. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald Lewis Adams Aug. 24, 1978, two nephews, …

Golda D. Collins

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Seabrook, N.H. — Golda D. Collins, 82, of Seabrook, and a former longtime resident of Enfield, N.H. passed away peacefully on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at the Exeter Hospital. Her devoted and loving family was at her bedside. Golda was born April 10, 1932, in Lebanon, a daughter …