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Realtor Proposes Reconnecting Street

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — An Upper Valley real estate agent wants to persuade Lebanon and state officials to consider reconnecting Hanover Street by installing a bridge that would carry vehicular traffic over Interstate 89. Realtor Jim Ward — whose Equity Group Realtors has listed the nearby 132-acre Densmore Brickyard property along Interstate 89 for sale for $6.9 million — said reconnecting Hanover …

Promise Kept, for a Friend: Former Mascoma, UVM Star Young Tries Coaching at Late Mentor’s Request

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — Ed Kehoe played matchmaker, right up to the end. In his younger brother Tim, Kehoe had someone who taught basketball the same way he did. In the most successful player he ever coached, Tonya Young, Kehoe saw someone who could be helpful both on the court and in life. So as …

Local Roundup: Pogue Sixth at NHCS Nordic Race

Monday, January 26, 2015

Whitefield, n.h. — There are certain allowances that have to be made when gathering hundreds of cross country skiers in one location, such as what happened on Saturday at the first of two New Hampshire Coaches Series high school races of the winter. For one, Lebanon coach Les Lawrence noted, the competitors don’t line up in a mass start, as might happen in …

Engagement: Geddis — Stone

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Lebanon — Kristin Marie Geddis and Zachary Adam Christopher Stone were married on Oct. 4, 2014, at St. Mary of the Seven Sorrows Catholic Church in Nashville, Tenn. The bride’s father escorted her down the aisle. Pastor John …

Club’s Skating ‘Spectacular’ To Feature Olympians, Students

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Hanover — The Skating Club at Dartmouth will hold its annual Skating Spectacular on Feb. 1 at 4:15 p.m. at Thompson Arena. But football fans need not worry. The show, set for 4:15 p.m., will be about 90 minutes long, leaving “just enough time to get home for …

At the Hospitals: Jan. 25, 2015

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice Names CEO New London — James “Jim” Culhane, of Henniker, N.H., has been named president and CEO of Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice. An open house in March will feature a …

Good Beginnings of the Upper Valley Names Dartmouth Grad as Director

Sunday, January 25, 2015

West Lebanon — Karen Morton, of Lebanon, has been named executive director of Good Beginnings of the Upper Valley. A graduate of Dartmouth College, Morton has years of work and volunteer experience with nonprofits such as Youth in …

Business Notes: Jan. 25, 2015

Sunday, January 25, 2015

West Lebanon — The Mouse Menagerie announced Friday it would be closing soon after more than 20 years in business. Peg Howard, who has owned the gift shop with her husband, Kevin, for six years said in a …

Lang McLaughry Real Estate Merges With Sotheby’s Firm

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Three prominent Northern New England real estate agencies have merged and affiliated with Sotheby’s International Reality in a move designed to extend the reach of their Vermont and New Hampshire residential listings to a national and global market. The principals of Lang McLaughry Real Estate and Four Seasons …

Fat of the Land: Wide-Tire Biking Makes an Inroad in the Winter

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Lebanon — Spending long winters away from trails is quickly becoming less mandatory for mountain bike enthusiasts. Snow-covered ground is turning much more accessible thanks to “fat bikes,” mountain bikes with giant tires made especially for traversing wintry …

Gaining Traction

Friday, January 23, 2015

Chris Apel-Cram spreads sand on her home’s driveway in West Lebanon on Thursday. She and her mother, Eva Apel, left, had just gone for a walk in their neighborhood. Apel-Cram said that they try to walk every day. …

David Orr

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — David Orr passed away on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015. He had been part of the Upper Valley for almost 60 years. He graduated from Dartmouth in 1957 and returned to the Upper Valley in 1959, first to work at the Valley News and then for …

Offer Made On Lebanon College Site

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Lebanon — A New Hampshire man who has redeveloped several older buildings and schools in New England downtowns has made an offer to buy the two former Lebanon College buildings on the city’s pedestrian mall. Lebanon College officials …