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3 24 4 Hanover's JJ Daniell and Hannah Wittman and Lebanon's Lindsey Clark (left to right) dive for a loose ball during the first half. Lebanon at Hanover in High School Girls' Basketball on Friday, December 19, 2014 in Hanover, New Hampshire. 

Copyright 2014 by Rob Strong

Lebanon Cruises to Doubleheader Sweep of Hanover

Friday, December 19, 2014

Hanover — Given the various options for a ballhandling guard during a three-on-one break, Lebanon High sophomore K.J. Matte chose the one on Friday night that might come to define what this year’s Raiders are all about. He whipped a behind-the-back pass to a wide-open Greg Roberge, who calmly buried a 3-pointer in much the same way Lebanon ran over …

Ilene Susan Dresner

Friday, December 19, 2014

Newtown, Conn. — Ilene Susan Dresner, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at her Newtown home, after a six-month battle with cancer. The daughter of the late I. Stanley Massarsky and Sylvia Massarsky (Katz) , Ilene was born in Passaic, N.J. on April 20, 1947, and was raised in Clifton, N.J. with her younger brother Sam who passed away in 2008. …

Hanover Boys Hockey Turns the Page

Thursday, December 18, 2014

West Lebanon — They heard their names. They saw their history. Now it’s time to write a story of their own. The Hanover High boys hockey team, along with the Marauders’ female counterparts, received a significant honor in late October when the two programs were recognized for their collective achievements by the New …

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 …

Evelyn C. True

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Woodstock, Vt. — Evelyn C. True (aka Dolores Kilgore Mitofsky), 80, of Hyde Park, Vt. died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. Evelyn was born Nov. 6, 1934, in Schenectady, N.Y., the daughter of Erwin and Erma Kilgore. She was an active Girl Scout her whole life and attended the …

Repairing the Panes

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

After scraping and caulking a 50-pane window in the First Congregational Church of Hanover in Hanover Center on Tuesday, Michael Duke fits the window back into place. The building was constructed in 1840.Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …

One Last Time Around the Planet: Hannah Kearney Ready for Final Moguls Season

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

It’s still fun, but it’s time to be done. Norwich’s Hannah Kearney and her moguls teammates on the U.S. Ski Team headed out on Monday for Finland, where Kearney’s 13th and final season on the FIS World Cup …

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, …

Wedding: Monzo — Tsai

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Hanover — Jamie Castilla Monzo and Michael Jordan Tsai were married on Sept. 28, 2014, in Freeport, Maine. The ceremony took place at Old Town Hall. Elizabeth Larson officiated at the ceremony. The bride wore an ivory fitted …

Lebanon Chamber Honors Nicole Cormen, AVA Gallery

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Lebanon — City Councilor Nicole Cormen has been named 2014 citizen of the year by the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce. AVA Gallery and Art Center is the chamber’s 2014 business of the year. Cormen was chosen for the volunteer work she does in the community, “things that …

Snow Blankets Upper Valley

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hanover — On the first real snow of the term, it’s an unwritten tradition at Dartmouth College that students drop what they’re doing and come tumbling out of the campus’ brick and ivy edifices to hurl snowballs, laughing …