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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. …

Suzanne Laliberte

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Coppell, Texas — Suzie Laliberte’s ashes will be interred in the Laliberte burial plot in the Lakeview Cemetery in Enfield, N.H., on May 15, 2015. The interment will be private. Suzie died on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at the age of 75 shortly after she had moved from …

Local Roundup: Raptors Rule the Fairway

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Quechee — With the high school golf season winding toward the postseason, Mid Vermont Christian School co-coach Gary Ott can breathe easier. He now has a team. Hosting three schools on the Quechee Club’s Highland course front nine, …

Hartford Baseball Improves to 7-0

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

White River Junction — Playing on a freshly remade infield, the Hartford High baseball team laid out visiting U-32 on Monday, 8-2. The victory pushed the Hurricanes’ record to 7-0, with upcoming road games at Windsor today, at …

A Powerful Drama at Shaker Bridge

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Shaker Bridge Theatre’s production of Jon Robin Baitz’ play Other Desert Cities is riveting, funny and heartbreaking, and the actors give an all-around powerful performance. From top to bottom, the five cast members are comfortable and believable in their roles as members of the dysfunctional Wyeth family, who …

Pipe Break Temporarily Slows Rt. 4 Traffic

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Lebanon — Traffic was delayed near the Route 4 bridge, which is under construction, after an excavator inadvertently hit a nearby sewer line on Thursday morning. Despite the 10-minute delay for morning commuters, officials say the incident was relatively insignificant and will not affect the timeline for the …

Savor the Flavors

Friday, May 1, 2015

Falling on the first gorgeous spring day after a winter that wouldn’t quit, Flavors of the Valley was “definitely competing” with the weather, said coordinator Emily Gardner. Nonetheless, the annual tasting expo for local food drew about 900 …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Lacrosse Nixes John Stark

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Hanover — To turn fortunes around following its first loss of the season, the Hanover High girls lacrosse team knew it would need to cut down on turnovers. The Marauders did just that against John Stark on Monday, …

Humane Society Has New Leader

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Enfield — After years of working to improve the plight of animals of all kinds in her native Kuwait, Ayeshah Al-Humaidhi was ready for a change. “I was pretty tired,” she said. “You do get jaded, unfortunately.” Just …

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. …

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 …