Lebanon

Rogers House, a living community for low-income seniors, sits in the center of Lebanon, N.H., on August 2, 2013. (Valley News - Sarah Priestap)<p><i>Copyright © Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.</i></p>

Lebanon’s Rogers House Seeks Grants for Renovations

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Lebanon — If two pending grant applications are approved, Rogers House, a century-old Lebanon senior housing complex facing Colburn Park, may get a sprucing up inside and out. One grant, if approved, would go to support energy improvements such as insulation, new water heaters and lighting. The second would go toward exterior improvements intended to restore historic elements of the four-story former hotel next to City Hall. “The idea is to put the building back to something of what it once was,” said Shelley Hadfield, a special projects consultant for Lebanon. The brick building adorned with four Ionic columns in the front was originally constructed …

John F. Joline IV

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — John F. Joline IV passed away June 3, 2015. Celebration of Life: “A Life Well Loved and Well Lived” at 4 p.m. on Sept. 12, 2015. at the AVA Gallery & Art Center at 11 Bank St. in Lebanon. …

Local Roundup: Bronze for Cox At World Juniors

Monday, August 31, 2015

Singapore — Hannah Cox is coming home with a FINA World Junior Swimming Championships medal. The 17-year-old member of the Upper Valley Aquatic Club swim team closed junior worlds on Sunday by winning a bronze medal in her women’s 200-meter freestyle specialty. After two near-miss podium efforts earlier in the six-day meet, Cox shaved a hundredth of a second off her personal best …

At the Hospitals: Aug. 30, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Geisel Name Surgery Chair Lebanon — Dr. Sandra L. Wong, the William W. Coon Professor of Surgical Oncology and associate chairwoman of clinical affairs at the University of Michigan Health System, has been named chairwoman of …

Alice Peck Day Affiliation Seen as ‘Inevitable’ End of an Era

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Lebanon — The news Friday that Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital plans to become the latest community hospital in the region to formally affiliate with the Dartmouth-Hitchcock empire was greeted with grief and disappointment from some community members, while others were more optimistic. Whether they feared losing Alice …

Lebanon Hospitals To Affiliate

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Lebanon — Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital will become Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s fifth affiliate, should the state approve the agreement the two institutions expect to file in September. Under the agreement, which was modeled on previous D-H agreements with New …

Philip J. Diana

Saturday, August 29, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — Philip J. Diana, 77, passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News …

Christopher R. Manning

Saturday, August 29, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — Christopher R. Manning, 31, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory on Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Lebanon Pathway On Hold

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Lebanon — A proposal to connect the Lebanon Middle School to the Lebanon Veteran’s Memorial Pool and the city’s downtown now is stalled due to a lack of support from school officials. School Board Chairman Jeff Peavey cited …

NHIAA Aims to Be Tech-Savvy

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Concord — At the start of each workday, NHIAA Executive Director Jeff Collins and assistant Dave Rozumek say they spend 30-45 minutes brainstorming ways to make the organization’s website, nhiaa.org, more informative and user-friendly. Some time during the 2015-16 school year, it hopes to reveal the best version …

Medal-Mania: Upper Valley Rowing Foundation Racks Up National Honors

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Hanover — Masters rowing may ostensibly be a hobby, yet it’s something members of the Upper Valley Rowing Foundation take quite seriously. Earlier this month, the club culminated the summer season with some seriously strong results. About 30 …

Local Roundup: Medal Eludes Cox at World Juniors

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Singapore — Hartland’s Hannah Cox narrowly missed out on a medal on the first day of the FINA World Junior Swimming Championships on Monday, finishing fourth as a member of the United States 4x200 freestyle relay team. The …

RVCC Is Coming to Lebanon

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Lebanon — The Community College System of New Hampshire has purchased the larger of two former Lebanon College buildings on the pedestrian mall in downtown Lebanon. Local, regional and national officials announced the $1.6 million purchase — which …