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At the Hospitals: March 1, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

VA Taps Social Worker For Women’s Program Manager White River Junction — Carey Russ, a social worker, has been named women veterans program manager at White River Junction VA Medical Center. Carey’s duties will include advising and advocating for women veterans, as well as coordinating a range of medical services. Due to the rising number of women in the military, specialized care for women veterans is becoming increasingly important, the medical center said in a recent news release. The medical center’s Comprehensive Women’s Care Center opened in 2012. Russ holds a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University, and a master’s degree in social work from the …

Business Notes: March 1, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Lebanon — A year after the Lebanon Planning Board approved design plans for a new Tractor Supply outlet along Miracle Mile, construction is now underway for the farm and garden superstore. Ground was broken on the 19,000-square-foot building on Dec. 22 and is tentatively scheduled to open by Memorial Day, the Tennessee-based company …

HomeLife Expo Updates Layout, Adds Features

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hanover — Pop quiz: It’s possible to tell spring is arriving in the Upper Valley when: A) Bleary-eyed parents are seen dropping off their teenagers for 6 a.m. rowing practice on the Connecticut River; B) Boxes of chirping baby chicks have arrived at West Lebanon Feed and Supply; or C) The annual HomeLife Expo takes over the Leverone Field House at Dartmouth College. …

Barbara D. Hawthorne

Saturday, February 28, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — Barbara D. Hawthorne was born June 7, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio to William Aldrew Dougherty Jr. and Ruth (Sprankle) Dougherty, and died in Lebanon, N.H. on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. She lived in Scarsdale, N.Y. as a teenager. She graduated from Oberlin College with …

Wrecking Crew: KUA Star Evokes Memories of Famous Dad

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Meriden — You swore that was Danny Ainge flying around the court at Kimball Union Academy the other day. The blond kid? Directing traffic, spinning, dishing, scoring? Going full-throttle through that forest of bigger guys with a full …

Donald Charles Berwick

Friday, February 27, 2015

Brandon, Fla. — Donald Charles Berwick, 82, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the James Haley Veterans hospital in Tampa, Fla. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon, N.H. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

12A Plaza Developer Gets Extension

Friday, February 27, 2015

Lebanon — Representatives of a Route 12A shopping plaza developer requesting a deadline extension cited the vacancy left when a supermarket closed as the primary reason a planned retail building just south of Interstate 89 has yet to be constructed. The 20,000-square-foot addition slated to go next to …

Anna Hanchuck Kaupinis

Thursday, February 26, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — Anna Hanchuck Kaupinis died on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. She was born in Hartford, Conn. on Sept. 10, 1920, the daughter of Dement and Stacia (Brodzensky) Hanchuck. She grew up in Lebanon and worked at Eastman Oil, upon graduation from Lebanon High School. Anna …

Hartford/Lebanon Bridge To Close Briefly on Friday

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

West Lebanon/White River Junction — A bridge spanning the Connecticut River between Hartford and Lebanon will be closed for about two hours early Friday morning, according to a release from the New Hampshire Department of Transportation. The Route 4 bridge connecting the villages of White River Junction and …

Lebanon Loses Hockey Game, Earns Moral Victory

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

West Lebanon — By the sounds of the whooping and hollering escaping the locker room door afterward, the Lebanon High girls hockey team accomplished much of what it sought out of Tuesday night’s rematch with neighboring Hanover. Hold down the state’s top forward? Check. Play disciplined defense and …

James F. Roussel

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — James F. Roussel, 76, died unexpectedly Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, Vt. …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Answer Cavalier Challenge

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Hollis, n.h. — Hanover High girls basketball coach Dan O’Rourke believes a third meeting with archrival Lebanon — this time in next week’s NHIAA Division II state tournament — could be in the offing. Both the Marauders and …

Lebanon Growls at Bears; Raiders Maintain Top-Four Position

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Lebanon — Last week, the Lebanon High boys basketball team lost a couple of games in a row. No need to panic, but the pair of little red Ls lit up like a warning light on the dashboard. …