Grantham

Dr. Robert M. Phelps

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Grantham, N.H. — Dr. Robert M. Phelps, 88, formerly a Cleveland Ohio Residence, passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Pine Rock Manor in Warner, N.H. with his family by his side. He was born in Clifton Springs, N.Y. on July 25, 1927, the son of Arthur Chauncey and Clara (Pulver) Phelps. Dr. Phelps graduated from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He had his own dental practice in Cleveland for over 40 years. He retired in 1992 and moved to Grantham in 2013. He was an active member of the Church of the Western Reserve in Pepper Pike, Ohio and had been Secretary of the …

Birth Announcements: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BANGRAZI — A daughter, Lilah Ann Bangrazi, born on Jan. 19, 2016, to Katelyn Gibson and Jason Bangrazi, of Newport. BLUME — A daughter, Elena Nichole Blume, born on Jan. 29, 2016, to Kylei Fischer, of Claremont, and Joshua Blume, of Cranston, R.I. Gifford Medical Center HERRING — A son, Marshall Clyde Herring, born on Jan. 22, 2016, to Jerrica …

Candidates Pivot To New Hampshire

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Claremont — With voting in Iowa over, the presidential candidates still standing are headed to New Hampshire for a week of what for many will be last-chance campaigning. Three candidates, including U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., will be in the Upper Valley today, and two other heavyweights — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton — have events scheduled in vote-rich southern New …

‘Wild’ Is Only Skin Deep

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Grantham — Like so many places in the Twin States, Leavitt Hill Conservation Area looks wild, but it hasn’t always been that way. “If I was a kid, just walking in the woods, I would have no idea …

Kuster Discusses the Impact Of Opioids on City, Region

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Lebanon — A handful of city officials, social service agency executives and the head of the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce reported Tuesday to U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster on the impact of the opioid epidemic on the New …

People in Business: Jan. 17, 2016

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Hillary Halleck, of Newport, director of human resources at Red River Computer Co., in Claremont, was recently honored as 2015 HR Practitioner of the Year by the River Valley Human Resources Association. The award was recently presented at …

Trump Campaign Claims Upper Valley Supporters Who Say They Didn’t Commit

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

West Lebanon — Nancy Partington isn’t a fan of Donald Trump. The Woodsville resident plans to vote for a Republican in the upcoming New Hampshire presidential primary, but thinks the billionaire businessman can sometimes be “a little erratic.” …

Joan Watson Krumm

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Ocean Grove, N.J. — Joan Watson Krumm, 87, of Ocean Grove, died on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, after a long illness. Joan, beloved wife of the late Lloyd T. Krumm, Jr., was born in Worcester, Mass. on Feb. 9, 1928. She attended High School in both Charlotte, N.C. …

Sullivan County Records Go Public

Friday, December 4, 2015

Newport — Sullivan County officials have used $6,000 from a state grant to preserve and make publicly available records about the county farm and poor house dating back to the 1860s. Lionel Chute, the natural resources director for …

Wedding: Tomlinson — Ashey

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Sunapee — Patience Tomlinson and Patrick Ashey were married on Aug. 22, 2015, at St. James Church, in Sunapee. The bride’s father escorted her down the aisle and the Rev. Alice Roberts officiated at the ceremony. Jenna Tomlinson …

Fiorina Eager for a Fight

Friday, November 6, 2015

Newport — Though she has fallen back in the polls since capturing national attention in the first Republican debates, former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, the lone woman in the large GOP presidential field, told her audience Thursday …

N.H. Legislature to Meet On Opioid Problem

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Newport — Gov. Maggie Hassan won approval Wednesday from the Executive Council to convene a special legislative session later this month to consider legislation that will address the state’s growing opiate and heroin crisis, which has claimed nearly …

Lebanon HVAC Contractor Closes

Sunday, October 25, 2015

West Lebanon — One of the Upper Valley’s best-known heating, ventilation and air conditioning contractors filed for bankruptcy Thursday after the contractor’s bank account was frozen as a vendor sought to recover money owed for the purchase of …