Lebanon

Crafts Avenue in West Lebanon, N.H., on Dec. 19, 2014. 
(Valley News - Sarah Priestap)

City Takes Stock On Crafts Avenue

Saturday, December 20, 2014

West Lebanon — Bob Merrill has lived on the corner of Beyerle Street and Crafts Avenue for 35 years, and while the neighbors have changed over that time, the character of the area has remained the same. Merrill describes his neighborhood — which dates back to the 1890s and is thought to be one of the first intentional suburbs in …

Lebanon Cruises to Doubleheader Sweep of Hanover

Friday, December 19, 2014

Hanover — Given the various options for a ballhandling guard during a three-on-one break, Lebanon High sophomore K.J. Matte chose the one on Friday night that might come to define what this year’s Raiders are all about. He whipped a behind-the-back pass to a wide-open Greg Roberge, who calmly buried a 3-pointer in …

Lebanon Names Superintendent

Friday, December 19, 2014

Lebanon — After turnover of top leadership earlier this year in School Administrative Unit 88, the Lebanon School Board appears to have found some stability in the Upper Valley educator who has been serving as interim superintendent since the summer. The School Board announced that interim Superintendent Joanne Roberts is the sole finalist …

A Love for Lebanon: City to Recognize Linda Preston for 40 Years of Service to Youth

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Lebanon — The dateline says it all for Linda Preston. She is Lebanon — born and bred; heart and soul. As a coach and educator in the city, Preston, 62, has molded the lives of the children in …

Craig Derek Moote

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Claremont, N.H. — Craig Derek Moote, 49, of 8 Bay Street in Claremont, died unexpectedly of natural causes on Thursday morning, Dec. 11, 2014, in Pemberton, N.J., while on a hunting trip. He was born in Claremont, on May 6, 1965, the son of George E. and Patricia …

Michael E. Lemay

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Michael E. Lemay, 52, passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and again from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. for memorial calling hours. …

Not Throwing in the Towel: Lebanon’s Filiano Still Has Big Competitive Plans as Dartmouth Senior

Monday, December 15, 2014

Hanover — As Dominic Filiano has gotten older and grown over the years, Dartmouth College’s Leverone Field House has been one of his primary sanctuaries. Since his freshman year of high school, the track and field throwing specialist …

KUA Hoopsters Roll

Monday, December 15, 2014

Staff Reports Babson Park, Mass. — The Kimball Union Academy boys basketball team wrapped up a successful weekend in suburban Boston by toppling Phillips Andover, 62-29, at the Babson College Showcase on Sunday. Crew Ainge put up a game-high 21 points for the Wildcats (4-2), with 19 of …

At the Hospitals: Dec. 14, 2014

Sunday, December 14, 2014

D-H Names Chief Clinical Officer And Executive Vice President Lebanon — Dr. Clifford J. Belden has been named chief clinical officer and executive vice president, integrated delivery system, for the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health system. In this role, he will …

Engagement: Hayes — Dalen

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Lebanon — Ann and Patrick Hayes, of Lebanon, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Susan Hayes, to Peter Dalen. The bride-to-be graduated from Lebanon High School in 2005 and earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the …

Heating Oil Not Taking Such a Bite

Saturday, December 13, 2014

West Lebanon — The average price of No. 2 fuel oil has dipped to $3.22 per gallon this month, according to a recent report. That’s a drop of nearly 15 percent from last year at this time, and …

William “Bill” Gerald Gee

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — William “Bill” Gerald Gee, 79, died Wednesday night, Dec. 10, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. He was born Dec. 3, 1935, in Hanover, N.H. the son of Gerald and Lydia (Bean) Gee. William grew up in Wilder, Vt. and graduated from Hartford …

Thousands Remain Without Power in Vermont

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Chelsea — Several thousand residents in Orange and Windsor counties remained without power Friday evening as utility crews spent a fourth day trying to restore downed power lines throughout the state. Green Mountain Power said crews are conducting a “massive restoration effort,” but that some outages “will last …