Hanover

Volunteers Needed for Fall Walk For Cancer

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hanover — Preparations are underway for a two-mile walk to support breast cancer research and prevention in Hanover this fall, and organizers are looking for help. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is set for Oct. 4 at 10 a.m. at Storrs Pond Recreation Area. A kickoff rally and informational meeting is scheduled for Aug. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the Dwinell Room at Harvest …

Wedding: Marcus — Colla

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hanover — Rachel Kislevitz Marcus and Timothy Blake Colla were married in Napa, Calif., on June 20, 2015. The bride is the daughter Amanda and Jeff Marcus, of San Anselmo, Calif., and graduated from Sir Francis Drake High School in San Anselmo in 2003. She earned a bachelor’s degree in studio art in …

Hanover Alum Makes Peace With Shrine Game

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hanover — Standing outside Dartmouth College’s Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority on East Wheelock Street on Friday, Archie Gilchrist pointed to the room on the top floor that used to be his. Gilchrist was one of 10 inner-city students — from Chicago, New York and elsewhere — who lived at the house in the …

Straight Ahead: A Young Kicker Boots the Ball the Old-Fashioned Way

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Like any teenaged football player, Hanover High sophomore Jake Licht has his NFL favorites. Out of all of them, Green Bay Packer legend Jerry Kramer has stood out — he was a lineman, as is Licht. And, for …

Free Screenings Have Become an Upper Valley Rite of Summer

Friday, July 10, 2015

Summertime, and the viewing is … free? Well, not for the blockbusters, of course. But if you’ve already seen — or want to avoid — the likes of Jurassic World and Inside Out and the Terminator reboot and …

Jennifer Elizabeth Noll

Friday, July 10, 2015

Exeter, N.H. — Jennifer Elizabeth Noll died July 6, 2015, two days after her 43rd birthday. She was a bright light in the life of everyone who knew her. Smile and be happy, that was Jen. She was born in Bangkok and moved to Etna, N.H. in 1973. …

Undefeated, Times Two for Hanover Tennis

Friday, July 10, 2015

Following an unbeaten season and a state championship last year, everyone knew the Hanover High School girls tennis team would be good. But could they go unbeaten again and win another state title? They could, and they did. …

Entertainment Highlights: C.J. Chenier Aims to Get Hanover Crowd Moving

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Go ahead: Bring a folding chair or a blanket to tonight’s free concert on the green in Hanover. You’ll need someplace to put a light jacket, a sweater, your pocketbook and maybe a cap — everything but your …

Edward J. O’Rourke, Jr.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Wolfeboro, N.H. — Edward J. O’Rourke, Jr., of Wolfeboro died Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at the age of 89. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Aug. 8, 1925, to Edward J. and Charlotte Crosby O’Rourke. He graduated from Mamaroneck High School and attended Dartmouth College in the …

Jacqueline Winship Kimball

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Tucson, Ariz. — Jacqueline Winship Kimball, 90, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 in Tucson, with two daughters and a granddaughter at her side. She was born in Clearwater, Fla. to Ruth and Roger Winship. She never stopped feeling grateful for their perfect parenting and …

A Life: David Orr, 1934-2015; ‘He Was Never Anything But Calm Under Fire’

Monday, July 6, 2015

Hanover — The renovation of the west stands at Dartmouth College’s Memorial Field is nearing completion and in recent weeks the press box has begun to take shape. When the Big Green’s football season kicks off in September, …

Dartmouth Professor’s Smartphone App Can Predict GPA

Monday, July 6, 2015

Hanover — “My phone knows we’re in a conversation,” Andrew Campbell, a computer science professor at Dartmouth College, said one morning last week in his office. “It doesn’t know you, but it knows I’m in a conversation right …

Many Vie to Eat Most Pie

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Hanover — For Dan Schneider, the Upper Valley’s long-reigning pie-eating champion, the Fourth of July has become an annual opportunity to defend his title. Apple pies, a baked good with a seemingly unending supply of Americana-laced goodwill, could …