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Local Roundup: Quartet Chosen for Lions Cup

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Concord — Four Upper Valley soccer standouts will represent their schools one last time next summer as members of the New Hampshire roster for the Twin State Lions Cup matches against Vermont. Hanover’s Luke Strohbehn and Susanna Penfield, Lebanon’s Rachael Townsend and Stevens’ Daniel Croteau were chosen for the two Granite State squads, information the New Hampshire Soccer Coaches Association announced with its four divisional all-state teams last week. The Lions Cup date, location and start time have yet to be announced. Strohbehn quarterbacked a solid Marauder defense that pushed Hanover to the NHIAA Division I boys soccer quarterfinals. Penfield was part of a state …

Engagement: Evans — Officer

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Hanover — Chuck and Veronique Officer, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their son, Timothy Officer, to Chelsea Evans. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kathy and Craig Evans of Madbury, N.H. She graduated in 2006 from Oyster River High School in Durham, N.H. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business in …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 23, 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014

D-H CEO Named to Leaders List Lebanon — Dr. James N. Weinstein, CEO and president of Dartmouth-Hitchcock, has been named to the Becker’s Hospital Review list of the top 100 physician leaders of hospitals and health systems in the United States. The national list highlights the achievements of hospital CEOs with a medical …

Carolyn “Crinny” Wende Niles

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Carolyn “Crinny” Wende Niles died peacefully, with her family at her side, on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Hanover. She was on born May 24, 1939, in Buffalo, N.Y. Carolyn was happily married to John Adams Niles of Mendham, N.J. for 53 years. Together they …

Local and Regional Briefs: Thursday, Nov. 6

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hanover Community Invited To ‘Coffee With a Cop’ Hanover — Officers from the Hanover Police Department are hosting a public event this weekend for residents to discuss community issues and build relationships with them in an informal setting. The event, dubbed “Coffee with a Cop,” is scheduled for …

Election Day

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Undecided voter Pam Aman, of Hanover, asks Scott Brown supporter and Dartmouth College sophomore Abraham Herrera, of Machesney Park, Ill., about his opinion of the Republican Senate candidate outside the polls at Hanover High School on Tuesday. Valley …

Pinkerton Eliminates Hanover Boys in PKs

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Exeter, n.h. — Nervous about his team’s chances entering penalty kicks at the end of Wednesday’s NHIAA Division II semifinal against Hanover, longtime Pinkerton Academy boys soccer coach Kerry Boles used a simple philosophy to find peace of …

Democrats Appear to Hold on to Canaan, Enfield House Seats

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Grafton/Mascoma New Hampshire House Democrats from Canaan and Enfield appeared likely to hold their seats versus Republican challengers on Tuesday, but a Democratic incumbent from Grafton was ousted by a selectman there. In Grafton 10, state Rep. Wendy Piper, D-Enfield, handily won her second term against first-time candidate …

Tracking the ‘Time Tax’: Dartmouth, Florida Researchers Study How Long It Takes to Vote

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Hanover — While political observers across the country were keeping their eyes on New Hampshire on Tuesday with control of the U.S. Senate in the balance, Dartmouth College researchers were observing the sometimes-fraught process of voting and analyzing …

Republican Kenney Leads In Executive Council Race

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

West Lebanon — Republican Executive Councilor Joe Kenney seemed to be turning back a challenge from Hanover Democrat Michael Cryans in the District 1 seat that includes most of the Upper Valley. With 93 of 116 precincts in the sprawling district reporting, Kenney had 41,066 votes to Cryans …

Anne Houston Dalzell Bacon

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Anne Houston Dalzell Bacon died surrounded by family on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Hanover. She was born May 5, 1924 in Pittsburgh, Pa. the daughter of John A. and Jeanette H. Dalzell. She graduated from the Winchester Thurston School in Pittsburgh and from Mt. …

Peter Foster Morrison

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Kennebunk, Maine — Peter Foster Morrison, age 80, of Kennebunk, died peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, on his 50th wedding anniversary. Peter was born in Boston, Mass., the son of Gordon M. Morrison, MD and Alice Blodgett Morrison. He graduated from Choate in 1952 and Harvard College …

Hanover Board Hears Natural Gas Briefing

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hanover — A group of developers Monday night briefed the Selectboard on its plans to bring natural gas to downtown Hanover, through a pipeline linked to a storage facility in Lebanon. Led by resident Jay Campion, Valley Green Natural Gas hopes to truck liquid natural gas to a …