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William (Bill) Ambrose McGrath

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Park City, Utah — William Ambrose McGrath, familiarly known as “Bill,” gracefully accepted the fate that awaits all of us, dying peacefully at his home in Park City surrounded by his loving family and close relatives on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. In what can only be described as an untimely death due to complications from colon cancer, he was two weeks short of his 50th birthday. Known for his many achievements in athletics and engineering, and his extraordinary sense of humor, Bill was born in Hanover, N.H. on Nov. 4, 1964, just across the Connecticut River from his home in Norwich, Vt. After attending Norwich and Hanover schools, he enrolled at the University of Vermont …

Constance C. Christie

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Hanover, n.h. — Constance C. Christie, of Hanover, formerly of Cambridge and Lancaster, N.H., died on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, aged 90, after a brief illness. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Robert H. Christie, also of Hanover; her brother, Richard Chenoweth; her children, Kathryn Kenney, David Kenney, Tina Mulready and Murray Kenney; daughters-in-law, Pamela Kenney and Lisa James; grandchildren, Andrew and …

Hanover Finds the Net in First-Round Win

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Hanover — If scoring was an issue for the Hanover High boys soccer team entering the defense of its NHIAA Division I championship this season, it appears to be no longer. The third-seeded Marauders swarmed 14th-ranked Manchester Memorial for two early goals, dominated possession and left soggy, foggy Merriman-Branch Field with a 4-0 decision to open the D-I tournament on Wednesday evening. Four …

Food From High Places: Hanover Restaurant Extols the Cuisine of Mountainous Nepal

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Bhola Pandey has a calm, affable demeanor. He doesn’t seem the sort of guy who would be cast in the pressure-cooker world as a chef and restaurant owner, particularly one with at least three graduate degrees who practiced …

Carolyn Wende Niles

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Carolyn Wende Niles, 75 of Hanover died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, with family by her side. A gathering is being planned to celebrate her life. Arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Wilson Funeral Home of Hanover. …

A Path for Every Student

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Hanover — Kelsey Smith already was serving in student government at Hanover High School. Playing the saxophone. Distance-running for the girls cross-country and track-and-field teams. Agonizing over which Advanced Placement courses to take, and from which teachers to …

Nancy C. Sully

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Nancy C. Sully, 87 of Hanover, originally from Hingham, Mass. died on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. A full obituary to follow at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Wilson Funeral Home of Hanover. …

A Life: Walker Ten Eyck Weed II, 1918-2014; A Woodworker and Outdoorsman, He Always Had a ‘Youthful Attitude’

Monday, October 27, 2014

Etna — When designing furniture, Walker Weed once wrote that he valued economy, restraint, mechanical ingenuity and humor through tension. And he lived his life in much the same way, said his daughter, Joan Weed Montagne, of Bozeman, …

Upper Valley Is Realistic on Ebola Scare

Monday, October 27, 2014

Norwich — Upper Valley residents on Sunday took a stoic outlook on preparations from local health authorities for fighting Ebola, which in the last week has spread to New York City and spurred national debate on how best to balance health safety measures with aid to disease-stricken West …

Hoops With Dad

Monday, October 27, 2014

Paige Meliment, 10, of Hanover, plays basketball with her dad Neil in their driveway on Sunday. The two were playing one-on-one. It was a close game, they said, but Neil won 22-20. Valley News — Ariana van den …

Hanging Out in Hanover

Monday, October 27, 2014

Jonah Felde, 14, of Hanover, sights another branch before swinging across the gap on a tree on the Hanover green with friends Lincoln Adam, 14, left, Robbie Barnum, 14, and James Napier, 15, right, all of Hanover, on …

Building His Own Tradition

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Ithaca, n.y. — Sam Carney doesn’t have Touchdown Jesus. Instead, he has a gorgeous view. Tradition takes all forms in collegiate athletics. Some of it is for the good. Some brings honor; ask the person dotting the “i” …

Armando Joseph Roberto, Sr.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Wakefield, Mass. — Armando Joseph Roberto, Sr., a longtime Wakefield resident, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 at the EN Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford after a battle with lung cancer. Armando, known as “Mundo,” was born Sept, 28, 1926, and was the son of the late Carmine …