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Elizabeth (Betty) Nelson Lundberg

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Ocala, Fla. — Elizabeth (Betty) Nelson Lundberg passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Ocala. She was born on June 20, 1918, in Concord, Mass. to Herman and Elizabeth Hansen. She is survived by two sisters, Lillian Vaccarello and Thelma Soberg of Concord, Mass. She is also survived by her children, Anne Gajtka of Weirton, W.Va., Susan Hunt (Ken) of Maynard, Mass., and David Nelson (Dianne) of Enfield, N.H. She was predeceased by her husband, William Lundberg who passed away in 2013 and her son-in-law, Joseph Gajtka, sisters, Edith Christainsen, Margaret Larsen and her brother, Frank Hansen. Elizabeth leaves many very special grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews living in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, North …

Grafton County Proposes Budget

Monday, May 18, 2015

North Haverhill — Grafton County’s commissioners have proposed a fiscal year 2016 budget of $40.1 million, a 2.9 percent increase over the current year that arises largely from mandatory increases in human services, health care and salary costs. A significant portion of the budget also stems from discretionary employee costs in the County Attorney’s Office. Out of the $1.1 million in new spending, …

Engagement: Doran — Pena

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Enfield — Jennifer R. Doran and George A. Pena have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bonnie Cantlin Doran and Joseph I. Doran, of Enfield. She graduated from Lebanon High School in 1994 and earned a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Haverford College in Haverford, Pa., in 1998. She earned …

Eugene E. Kirk

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Eugene E. Kirk, 80, entered God’s Kingdom peacefully on Thursday, March 5, 2015, in the comfort of home with his wife and daughter at his side. He was born in the Bronx, N.Y. on Aug. 27, 1934, to the late Kenneth and Vienna (Henderickson) Kirk. …

Eugene Kirk

Friday, March 6, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Eugene Kirk, 80, died peacefully at his home Thursday, March 5, 2015. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Sunday, March 8, 2015, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be …

Joseph Hurshell Sears Jr.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Joseph Hurshell Sears Jr., 70, passed away peacefully Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at DHMC in Lebanon, N.H., surrounded by his family. He was born at home in Canaan, N.H. on July 28, 1944 to Joseph H. and Frances (Grace) Sears. When Joe was 8 his …

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 municipal warrant, including the town budget, at a deliberative session …

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.; Whitney Hall Auditorium in Enfield, 8 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 …