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Bobbi-Jo Vail, of White River Junction, Vt. cleans off her car after shopping in West Lebanon, N.H. on Nov. 26, 2014. Vail said that she was happy about the snow. 
Valley News - Jennifer Hauck

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 and socializing in an impromptu melee with often hundreds of combatants. But on Wednesday, the last day of final exams, the eve …

Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir, of Hanover, formerly of Riverdale, N.Y., died on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, surrounded by her family, from pancreatic cancer. She is survived by Louis Sapir, her beloved husband of 64 years, and two cherished daughters, Margaret Sapir of Wilton, Conn. and Joan Sapir of Newton, Mass., and their husbands, Mitchell Rapoport and Joel Ristuccia. She is also …

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, …

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 …

Juliet V. Still

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Juliet V. Still, 96, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother died Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at Hanover Terrace, Hanover. She was born in New York City on Sept. 27, 1918, daughter of the late Joan and Michael Ramoin. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Richard W. …

Beatrice M. Skinner

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Beatrice M. Skinner, 83, of Hanover, died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at Hanover Terrace in Hanover, N.H. She was born in Manchester, Conn. on Oct. 2, 1931, the eldest child of Arthur and Beatrice McGowan, both having emigrated from Ireland. Betty was a 1949 graduate …

At Last, It’s Down to This: Dartmouth Plays Harvard Today

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Hanover — Bob Rex knows all about the importance of Dartmouth-Harvard football games. In fact, he was a part of one of what may be the more memorable contests. It was Oct. 22, 1955, and for only the …

Nancy Carr Sully

Monday, November 3, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Nancy Carr Sully, born June 11, 1927, passed away Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. Nancy was a smart, witty and amazingly talented poet. She loved swimming even when others thought the water too cold. As a girl she swam in the Hingham Harbor where she was …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Kick Oyster River Out

Monday, November 3, 2014

Hanover — Calm in the eye of a postseason storm, Hanover goalkeeper Ashley Levesque followed eight saves in regular play with two more in a penalty-kick tiebreaker as the Marauders advanced past Oyster River in an NHIAA Division II girls soccer quarterfinal at Merriman-Branch Field on a blustery …

Engagement: Dahlstrom — Cathcart

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Etna — Karl and Gail Dahlstrom, of Etna, have announced the engagement of their son, Lukas Dahlstrom, to Maria Cathcart. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Terry and Sue Cathcart, of Ishpeming, Mich. She graduated from Westwood High …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 2, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

D-H Auxiliary Provides $181,170 in Grants Lebanon — The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Auxiliary, the Auxiliary Grants Committee and the Volunteer Services Office have announced the award of $181,170 in grants throughout Dartmouth-Hitchcock. This year, volunteers gave more than 60,104 hours, …

Volunteers Needed For Lego Contest

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Hanover — Volunteers are needed to help out with a Lego contest for elementary and middle school students this month at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth. Teams from the Twin States will compete at the Dartmouth Lego League Tournament, Nov. 15 from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m . The …