Hanover

Allison Young

Dartmouth Grad Quits Adam Sandler Film

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Hanover — A 2013 Dartmouth College film and media studies major was among the Native American extras to walk off the set of an Adam Sandler production on Wednesday, citing the film’s offensive character names, costumes and scenes. Allie Young, 25, a member of the Navajo tribe and an aspiring screen writer, said she had taken the job as a background actor in the Adam Sandler and Allen Covert production, T he Ridiculous Six, in order to meet some big names in the industry and perhaps help to ensure that the film accurately depicts Native Americans. Young, who did not receive a copy of the …

A Solitary Quest

Saturday, April 25, 2015

John Graham can count on the fingers of one hand how many American academics have immersed themselves in studying the liturgical chant music of the Georgian Orthodox church. He happens to be one of them. In fact, he might be the only one. The question is how Graham found his way into a …

Hanover Brings the Fun in Rout of Lebanon

Friday, April 24, 2015

Lebanon — There were plenty of days — heck, even weeks — in the not-so-distant past when the Hanover High softball team didn’t score double-digit runs. Not so Friday, as the visiting Marauders pounded arch-rival Lebanon, 17-5, at Kenneth Devins Memorial Field. Amara Nichols belted a three-run home run, two doubles and had …

Volunteer Spotlight: A Helping Hand at the Humane Society

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Etna — For more than 20 years, during the spring, summer and fall, Sally Batton and her family have welcomed dozens of foster kittens from the Upper Valley Humane Society into their home, caring for them and helping …

At the Hospitals: March 22, 2015

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Gets Spot On ‘Great Places to Work’ List Lebanon — Dartmouth-Hitchcock has been named one of 150 “Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by the industry journal Becker’s Hospital Review. It was selected based on its benefits …

Engagement: Csatari — Steinbaugh

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Hanover — Judith B. and Thomas Csatari, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Csatari, to Michael John Steinbaugh. The bride-to-be graduated from Hanover High School in 2001 and earned a bachelor’s degree in music …

Engagement: Birnie — Koch

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Hanover — Dick and Pietie Birnie, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their son, Peter Van Dyk Birnie, to Kathryn Lang Koch. The bride-to-be is the daughter of June Koch, of Exeter, N.H., and graduated from Phillips …

Municipal Managers Decry Cost-Shifting in N.H. Budget Plan

Saturday, March 21, 2015

West Lebanon — With the New Hampshire Legislature weighing sweeping cuts to the state budget, some of which could affect services relied upon by Upper Valley residents, municipal managers this week decried what they called the prospective “downshifting” of state costs onto local government and property owners . …

Patricia S. Carruth

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Berlin, Vt. — Patricia S. Carruth, 85, of 2 North Franklin Street, died Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin, where she had been a volunteer since its inception. Pat was born Nov. 25, 1929, in Schenectady, N.Y., the youngest daughter of George and Victoria …

H.S. Notebook: Capital League Names TA’s Pomeroy Player of Year

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

A visit to Saturday’s VBCA Senior All-Star Games put Eric Ward in a wistful mood. As Thetford Academy senior Michaela Pomeroy ran around the Windsor High School floor in her Division III-IV girls basketball finale, Ward thought about …

Henry R. Schramm, Sr.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Dover, N.H. — GySgt. Henry R. Schramm, Sr. (Ret.), 88, of Dover died peacefully at home in Dover on Saturday, March 7, 2015. The Gunny was born June 9, 1926 in New Haven, Conn.; son of the late Henry A. Schramm and Anna Whitney Schramm. He attended Hillhouse …

It Ain’t Over ’til Senior Year: Even With D-I in Future, Hartman Happy Scoring for Hanover

Monday, March 16, 2015

Manchester — Matti Hartman’s first hockey rink was built by her father, out of love for the game and the two children who would be playing it. Gregg Hartman, a Philadelphia native and Flyers fan whose pleasant memories …

Engagement: Csatari — Steinbaugh

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Hanover — Judith B. and Thomas Csatari, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Csatari, to Michael John Steinbaugh. The bride-to-be graduated from Hanover High School in 2001 and earned a bachelor’s degree in music …