Hi 67° | Lo 54°


Shirley M. Kibbe

Friday, August 22, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Shirley M. Kibbe, 84, passed from her Earthly life Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in the Cardiac Care Unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. She was born May 20, 1930, in Brockton, Mass., the daughter of Frank and Alvis (Hannigan) Ippolito. She grew up and graduated High School in Whitman, Mass. She attended the Leland-Powers School for Radio and Television Broadcasting in Boston where she met classmate Thomas Kibbe. Shirley and Tom married in 1953 and began their life together in Vermont where they worked as on-air talent for two radio stations in Rutland and St. Johnsbury. They later lived in Massachusetts and Michigan and then settled with their two daughters, Karen and Leanne …

Proponents Continue Push for Mascoma Valley Clinic

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Canaan — About 75 people gathered at the Cardigan Mountain School this week to support plans to build a $3.95 million clinic that could eventually provide a range of medical, dental, mental health and related services to residents here and in four neighboring towns. “Come together as a community and we can make …

Mamie Nadeau

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Ocala, Fla. — Mamie Nadeau, 67, went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. She was born in New Hampshire and had been a Florida resident since 1987. She worked in several automobile dealerships as a Title Clerk for many years. Spending time with her family brought her the most joy. She is survived by her husband of 50 …

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. …

Roland J. Della Grotte

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Roland J. Della Grotte, 91, died Sunday, June 1, 2014. Roland was born on May 5, 1923, in Boston, Mass. to the late Ralph & Angiolina (Mandato) Della Grotte. He graduated high school in 1940 and was drafted by the U.S. Army, and proudly served …

Mildred Hayes

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — A graveside service for Mildred Hayes, 86, who passed away March 15, 2014, will be held in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Enfield, June 5, 2014 at 11 a.m. Ricker Funeral Homes of Lebanon, N.H. assisted the family with arrangements. …

Roland J. Della Grotte

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — Roland J. Della Grotte, 91, died Sunday, June 1, 2014. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Thursday, June 5 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A private burial will be conducted in the Wildwood Cemetery …

‘A Peaceful Place’

Friday, May 30, 2014

Enfield — Priests of the La Salette shrine along Route 4A, recognized around the Upper Valley and beyond for its annual display of thousands of Christmas lights, have begun spreading word that the shrine is likely to close …

Arabelle Tucker

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — The Family of Arabelle Tucker invites fiends and family to join in a celebration of her life on Saturday, June 7 between 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Canaan Assembly of God church vestry. Please bring your memories and sign the memory book. …

Priscilla Alden Jones Brooks

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Enfield, N.H. — A memorial service for Priscilla Alden Jones Brooks who died Jan. 27, 2014 in Port Charlotte, Fla., will be held Sunday, June 1, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation building on Route 5 south, Norwich, Vt. Funeral arrangements were from Kays-Ponger in …