Hanover

Dartmouth Center to Fold Into Institute for Health Policy

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Hanover — The Dartmouth Center for Health Care Delivery Science, begun four years ago with much fanfare and a $35 million bankroll, will be merged into a larger and better-established affiliate of the college’s medical school, college officials have confirmed. The move could erase from the organizational chart an entity that seemed a likely legacy of Jim Yong Kim, a physician and anthropologist who served as president of the college …

Memories on Paper: Middle School Students, Kendal Residents Share Journals

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

What happens when a group of seventh-graders born into the age of Twitter, Instagram and texting become pen pals with women and men born into the age of the Smith-Corona typewriter, the public pay phone and the 78 rpm record? It’s not as large a divide as you might think. For the last …

Mark Yale Slomiak

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Mark Yale Slomiak of Hanover died on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, following a lengthy illness. Mark was born on Nov. 1, 1957, at Hollywood Hospital in Los Angeles, Calif., the son of Harriet and Louis Slomiak. After graduation from Grant High School, Mark received his BA in developmental psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Mark worked as project …

Richard M. Miller

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Richard M. Miller, passed away at the age of 89, peacefully, at his home in Hanover on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. He was the son of Robert Miller and Bessie Dine Miller of Boston and New York. He is survived by his loving wife of …

West Lebanon Dining Car Has Rich History

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Note: An earlier version of this story appeared on the Upper Valley Dispatch blog at www.vnews.com/dispatch. West Lebanon — A historic dining car is slated to become part of River Park, a mixed-use development planned for the old …

Craig Jamison Morse

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Millville, Mass. — Craig Jamison Morse, 53, of Millville, formerly of Medway, died suddenly Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at Tobey Hospital in Wareham, Mass. Born in Hanover, N.H., the son of Robert Morse of Lebanon, N.H., and the late Judith (Jamison) Morse, Mr. Morse had lived most of …

Wedding: Bernstein — Lipari

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Hanover — Lauren Beth Bernstein and Phillip James Lipari were married on Sept. 6, 2014, at the Peter Shields Inn in Cape May, N.J. The bride’s parents escorted her down the aisle. Judge Judith Fabricant, a family friend, …

Xavier Alexander Engle

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Anchorage, Alaska — Xavier Alexander Engle, 27, of Anchorage, died on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in a tragic kayaking accident in Robe Canyon of the Stillaguamish River north of Seattle. A world-class whitewater kayaker, he was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico on July 27, 1987, and raised …

David Young U Kim, Esq.

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Los Angeles, Calif. — David Young U Kim, Esq. died from complications of cancer on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. Among his survivors are his wife, Jane, and sons, Brian, Christopher, and Alexander. David was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sept. 4, 1952. He joined the family of Dr. …

In Hanover, Demand for Reform

Friday, December 5, 2014

Hanover — More than 50 demonstrators briefly blocked a downtown intersection last night as part of a protest against police brutality in the Upper Valley and nationwide, as a slew of police killings of unarmed men has elicited …

Free Spirit: After Olympics, Hanover’s Krass Looks to Carve Her Niche

Thursday, December 4, 2014

It may eventually become a financial means to an end, but Julia Krass would like for freeskiing to remain fun just a little while longer. A home-schooled high school senior who played a key role on Hanover High’s …

Kathleen (Kay) A. Olsen

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Crownsville, Md. — Kathleen (Kay) A. Olsen, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, died peacefully in Crownsville on Fridday, Nov. 21, 2014, following a short illness. Kay was born on July 23, 1920, in Lake Beauport Quebec, Canada, one of ten children. A resident of Etna, N.H., for …

Michael Moore

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Washington, Vt. — Michael Moore, 73, a magazine and book editor who helped to found both the Mountain Gazette in Colorado and Steerforth Press in Vermont, died at his home in Washington, Vt. on November 20, 2014 from complications of small cell lung cancer that had spread to …