Hanover

Engagement: Farr — Angelo

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hanover — Colin Athy Farr and Alexandra Jordan Angelo have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Barbara Angelo, of Robinson Township, Pa. She graduated from Bishop Canevin High School in Pittsburgh in 2007 and earned a master’s degree from Duquesne University, in Pittsburgh, in 2012. She practices in the department of orthopedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Mercy, in Pittsburgh. The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Scott and Laurie Farr, of Hanover. He graduated from Hanover High School in 2007. He attended Duquesne University and earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 2012. He is …

Engagement: Wilson — Richardson

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hanover — Jack and Anne Wilson, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their daughter Eleanor Anne Wilson to Francisco Villa Richardson. The couple met in 2012 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, when the bride-to-be was on a social justice and human rights service trip with the Batey Foundation of Bethlehem, N.H. The …

HomeLife Expo Updates Layout, Adds Features

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hanover — Pop quiz: It’s possible to tell spring is arriving in the Upper Valley when: A) Bleary-eyed parents are seen dropping off their teenagers for 6 a.m. rowing practice on the Connecticut River; B) Boxes of chirping baby chicks have arrived at West Lebanon Feed and Supply; or C) The annual HomeLife Expo takes over the Leverone Field House at Dartmouth College. …

Former Dartmouth College ‘Frat Boy’ Andrew Lohse Returns To Retell Tales of Campus

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Hanover — Anti-hazing advocate Andrew Lohse gave a reading from his memoir Tuesday night at Left Bank Books, just weeks before his planned return to Dartmouth College, where he hopes to finish his degree. The book, Confessions of …

Officials Optimistic About TCE Trial Removal at CRREL; Full Remediation Still in the Works

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Hanover — Officials think they may have found an effective way to extract vapors of a toxic chemical from the ground at an Army lab property, but a permanent cleanup remains years away. The first test run in …

Bettina Bacon Adams

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Bettina Bacon Adams formerly of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Enfield, passed away peacefully at Woodlawn Care Center in Newport, N.H. at the age of 88 on Saturday, Feb 7, 2015. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald Lewis Adams Aug. 24, 1978, two nephews, …

A Woman’s Place Could Be in the Gym … If Only More Would Apply to Be H.S. Basketball Coaches

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Claremont — Some things are hard to understand. When Title IX was adopted in 1972, forcing schools to offer and fund female and male athletics equally, there was a bit of an upheaval when men were hired to …

A Life: Peter ‘Pano’ Rodis, 1959-2014; ‘He Wanted to Know That Everyone Was Being Treated Right’

Monday, February 9, 2015

Sharon — While Pano Rodis found many ways to help people and take on the status quo in communities and institutions of the Upper Valley, finding the time for those efforts posed a challenge. And now there is …

At the Hospitals: Feb. 8, 2015

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Family Medicine Physician Joins New London Hospital New London — Amy Schneider, a family medicine physician, has joined New London Hospital. Schneider has cared for patients and their families in Andover, N.H., since 2004, most recently at Andover …

Dartmouth to Offer Course on Ferguson

Friday, February 6, 2015

Hanover — A group of 21 Dartmouth College professors is planning an interdisciplinary course this spring on systemic racial inequality and violence in America, an academic offering inspired by the civil rights activism stemming from this summer’s protests in Ferguson, Mo. The course, “10 Weeks, 10+ Professors: #BlackLivesMatter,” …

Hanover Students Advocate Free Condoms at High School

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Hanover — Students on Hanover High School’s governing council are proposing that the school nurse begin to provide free condoms to students. The school principal, however, does not appear inclined to support the plan, which also would require …

Local Roundup: Mascoma Boys Basketball Catches Winning Fever

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

West Canaan — If winning can be contagious, it’s safe to say the Mascoma High boys basketball team has caught the bug. The Royals used a collective hot-shooting touch to beat visiting Stevens 71-47 on Tuesday night. Mason …

Lois Anne Sweatt

Monday, February 2, 2015

Nashua, N.H. — Lois Anne Sweatt, 86, died on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Known to family and friends as “Anne”, she was born in Lowell, Mass. on Nov. 27, 1928. to the late Herbert Albion Sweatt and Jennie Clement Sweatt. Anne was a 1946 graduate of Lowell High …