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Forum, Aug. 23: Candidates; Rick Perry; the Co-Op; and Bees

Saturday, August 23, 2014

The Need Speaks Volumes To the Editor: Weathersfield Proctor Library has not been expanded since it was built in 1902. Perhaps more people would use it if it was bigger. I have taken my children there for functions and you sit on top of other people. I cannot think of a better way to spend our tax dollars. The town could host more forums, speakers and children’s activities, and more …

Forum: Aug. 22: No to Glenn McCoy; Yes to Shawn Braley; Worthy Candidates

Friday, August 22, 2014

Glenn McCoy’s Nasty Scratchings To the Editor: I strongly agree in principle with those who defend the publication of Glenn McCoy’s nasty scratchings. I too am interested in all points of view that are relevant, offered in good faith, and based on appropriate evidence. Subversive imagination also makes a delicious ingredient in political cartoons. The problem with McCoy is that his work so …

Hanover’s 3 Guys Basement Barbecue Closes

Friday, August 22, 2014

Hanover — 3 Guys Basement Barbecue had its last day this past Sunday, as its owner, Nigel Leeming, has shuttered the restaurant, which despite good reviews hadn’t been making enough money over the summer. “It wasn’t performing the way I wanted it to, financially, and I didn’t want to put more money in to get it to where it needed to be,” Leeming, …

Arthur James Dupont

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Port Orange, Fla. — Arthur James (AJ) Dupont, 25, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Port Orange on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. AJ was born in Hanover, N.H. on March 1, 1989, son of James and Mary (Durgin) Dupont. He lived in Fairlee, Vt. until 2005 when …

Hanover-Norwich 2014-15 Bus Routes

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Forum, Aug. 19: Meet the Candidates; America and Its Wars; Co-op Transparency

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Meet Legislative Candidates To the Editor: All Norwich, Sharon, Strafford and Thetford voters are invited to a forum for the primary candidates for the Windsor-Orange-2 state representative seats, sponsored by the Norwich Women’s Club and the League of Women Voters of the Upper Valley. The forum will be …

Ellen T. Weiss

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — A memorial meeting for worship celebrating the life of Ellen T. Weiss (1920 - 2014), who died June 12, will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. at the Hanover Friends Meeting House (Quaker), 43 Lebanon St. Hanover. …

Robert M. Sandoe

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Fort Myers, Fla. — Robert M. Sandoe died of Alzheimer’s disease on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, in Fort Myers. He was born in Bronxville N.Y. on June 30, 1924, and grew up in Pelham Manor, N.Y. and Manhattan. He graduated from St. Bernard’s School in N.Y.C., Kent School …

AT&T Tower Will Piggyback On Moose Mtn.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Hanover — AT&T and the town zoning board have pushed back discussion of building a new 150-foot telecommunications tower on Moose Mountain after the wireless provider struck a deal with New Hampshire Public Television to replace the broadcaster’s existing tower, sited less than a mile away. The agreement …

Hanover to Buy Rescue Boat

Monday, August 18, 2014

Hanover — With the help of private donations, the Hanover Fire Department this month is purchasing a rescue boat and associated equipment to serve a stretch of the Connecticut River near where a relative of a Dartmouth student drowned last year. The town accepted $50,000 last week from …

Going Green: Hanover’s Soccer Trip to Ireland Becomes an Education

Monday, August 18, 2014

On the first day, Rob Grabill nearly freaked out. In normal circumstances, the drive from Shannon Airport in Ireland’s County Clare to the west coast city of Galway takes a little over an hour. When Grabill, Hanover High’s …

Birth Announcements: Aug. 17, 2014

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center GEARON — A son, Fergal Harry Julius McColough Gearon, born on July 12, 2014, to Laura Elizabeth Clauson and Eamonn Peter Bede Gearon, of Hanover. NEEDHAM — A daughter, Immagene Maple Needham, born on July 22, 2014, to Kasey and Jason Needham, of Vershire. SLEATH-WILMOT …

Robert M. Sandoe

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Fort Myers, Fla. — Robert M. Sandoe, formerly of Hanover and Acworth, N.H., died on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014. He leaves his wife, Teddy; two children, Susan and William Sandoe; five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. …