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WISE to Open Dartmouth Office

Friday, May 22, 2015

Hanover — Dartmouth College has reached an agreement with WISE, the Upper Valley nonprofit that provides crisis counseling and other services, to place an advocate for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence on campus. Beginning this summer, a crisis center will be staffed by a full-time WISE employee who will serve as a liaison between the nonprofit’s main office in Lebanon and the college community. Among many responsibilities, the …

Couple Gives $21M to Dartmouth

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Hanover — Dartmouth College has received a $21 million gift from an alumnus and his wife, adding to the couple’s endowment for international scholars engaged in entrepreneurship and public service in their homelands. Robert E. King, a Silicon Valley financier and a member of the class of 1957, and his wife, Dorothy J. …

Patricia Burnham

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — A memorial service for Patricia Burnham, who died on April 15, will be held on Saturday, May 23 at 11 a.m. at The Church of Christ at Dartmouth College, 40 College St., Hanover. …

Marjorie Rice Fallows

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Bass River, Mass. — Marjorie Rice Fallows, 89, of Bass River died on May 2nd surrounded by her family. The wife of the late Alden Fallows, she is survived by her two daughters, Becky MacDonald (husband Wilson) and Pam Pendleton (husband Tom) of Holliston, Mass.; her son, Dave …

Engagement: Lyon — Marion

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Hanover — Bonnie Anne Lyon and Pat Marion have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Debra Ann Hall of Vernon, Conn., and Alan Robert Lyon of Stonington, Conn., and graduated from Manchester High School in …

Engagement: Rhodes — Prasuhn

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Lebanon — C. Harker Rhodes III and Andrea Rhodes, of Lebanon, have announced the engagement of their son, C. Harker Rhodes IV, to Geraldine K. Prasuhn. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Marion and Bernd Prasuhn, of Duesseldorf, …

Raiders Roar Back: Down 7-0, Lebanon Rallies for Big Win Over Hanover

Friday, May 8, 2015

Lebanon — It was like Floyd Mayweather-vs.-Manny Pacquiao, with much less hype — and much more back-and forth. In a classic between bitter rivals on a summer-like day at Lebanon High School, the host Raiders batted around in …

Helen H. Bircher

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Helen Margaret (Humphreys) Bircher, 93, passed away at Genesis Transitional Care Unit (Lebanon, N.H.) on Saturday, May 2, 2015, after suffering a stroke in mid-February. She was born on Aug. 8, 1922, in Littleton, N.H. to Henry and Margaret (Valentine) Humphreys. Helen graduated from Hanover …

Hanover Co-op Workers To Meet With Union

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hanover — After nearly a year of turmoil sparked by the unexplained firing of two longtime employees, a union representative has floated the possibility of unionizing workers at the Hanover Consumer Cooperative Society, a matter he plans to visit town to discuss on Thursday. Union organizer Joel Nelson …

Hartford Baseball Improves to 7-0

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

White River Junction — Playing on a freshly remade infield, the Hartford High baseball team laid out visiting U-32 on Monday, 8-2. The victory pushed the Hurricanes’ record to 7-0, with upcoming road games at Windsor today, at …

Warm as the Weather: Hanover Girls Tennis Stretches Winning Ways

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Hanover — The Hanover girls tennis team won another one, extending its unbeaten streak to 24 matches with a 7-2 victory over previously unbeaten Bishop Brady on Monday. But this time the Marauders didn’t have to bundle up. …

Hanover To Vote on ‘Gateway’

Monday, May 4, 2015

Australian ballot voting on May 12 will take place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Hanover High School gymnasium. Discussion and voting on the remaining articles on the warrant will follow at 7 p.m. at the same location. Hanover — Voters at Town Meeting this month …

Business Notes: May 3, 2015

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Hanover — Clay’s, the woman’s clothing store that specialized in comfortable and casual attire, closed without fanfare last week after 24 years in business, the third downtown retail business to close in recent months. Kurt Reichelt, president of the Essex Junction, Vt.-based chain of nine Clay’s stores in …