Lebanon

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Bridge Work Next Week Will Affect Nighttime Traffic West Lebanon — Evening commuters may run into slowed traffic on Bridge Street beginning Sunday evening, when night-time construction will result in alternating, one-way traffic during the night. Drivers will first notice activity on Wednesday, but the impact on traffic will be minimal this week, Jeffery Potter, a civil engineer with the New Hampshire Department of Transportation, said in a public statement …

Barbara Jean (Dustin) Richardson

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Barbara Jean (Dustin) Richardson, wife of Charles, passed away very peacefully on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in the Hughes Care Unit at Harvest Hill. Any other arrangements are still pending. Barbara’s eventual final resting place will be at the New Hampshire Veteran’s Cemetery in Boscawen, N.H. Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the …

A Life: Janine Weins, 1940-2015; ‘She Was a Very Brilliant Woman, and She Was Also Very Modest’

Monday, April 20, 2015

Lyme — Janine Weins interviewed her last radio guest, the director of the sleep program at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, on March 4. “Every living creature needs sleep,” Dr. Adam Sorscher told Weins during the hour-long broadcast. “Everybody listening to this show has this commonality, that they need sleep.” Owls sleep, he …

West Lebanon Ice Rink Sign Wins City’s Approval

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

West Lebanon — The Lebanon Zoning Board reversed itself and approved the Hanover Improvement Society’s request to illuminate a sign outside its ice rink on Route 10 near Hanover at a meeting last week. Also at it s April 6 meeting, the board denied a request from the …

Great Danes Double Dartmouth

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Staff Reports Albany, n.y. — Rachel Bowles scored six times to power No. 18 Albany to a 10-5 nonconference women’s lacrosse win over Dartmouth at John Fallon Stadium on Monday. A physical affair that saw 58 fouls and seven yellow cards between the two teams turned on Bowles’ …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Softball’s Win Streak Now at 10

Monday, April 13, 2015

New Haven, Conn. — The Dartmouth College softball team stretched its winning streak to 10 games and its lead in the Ivy League’s North Division to three games with a doubleheader sweep of Yale on Sunday, posting 8-0 and 7-0 shutout victories. Senior Kristen Rumley and junior Morgan …

At the Hospitals: April 12, 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Mt. Ascutney Taps Nurse, Doctor For Senior Leadership Team Windsor — Dr. Joseph Perras and Patti Strohla, a registered nurse, have joined the senior leadership team at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center. The team, which includes the …

Golf Tournament Will Help Spark Community Center

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Fairlee — A golf tournament next month will benefit Spark, a community center for people with special needs. The nonprofit opened last summer in Lebanon. Spark’s second annual golf tournament is set for May 11 at Lake Morey Resort. It opens with registration and a buffet lunch at …

‘Upper Valley Visionaries’ to Be Honored at Dinner

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Quechee — An upcoming fundraiser sponsored by Vital Communities will honor 11 Upper Valley leaders. The annual “Heroes and Leaders” dinner benefits Leadership Upper Valley, a program of Vital Communities. This year’s event, themed Upper Valley Visionaries, is set for May 7 at 5:30 p.m. at the Quechee …

Tunbridge Woman Gets Activist Honor

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Lebanon — Caeli Cavanagh, a Tunbridge resident and Dartmouth College senior, recently received the Youth Activist Award for 2015 from the Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services. The award honors her commitment to providing support and advocacy to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual assault at the …

Residents Still Have Questions After Pine Tree Lane Meeting

Sunday, April 12, 2015

West Lebanon — Tenants of a low-income housing complex that will lose its rental subsidies by year’s end said they left an informational meeting Saturday morning with just as many questions as when the meeting started. “It was …

Rep. Guinta Blasts N.H. Budget

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Concord — The biennial budget passed recently by the Republican-controlled New Hampshire House was denounced on Saturday as “appalling and embarrassing” by a prominent Republican: Rep. Frank Guinta, a former Manchester mayor who represents New Hampshire’s 1st District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Guinta, who called for …

Roger J. Williams

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Sun City West, Ariz. — Roger (Red) Williams died on Monday, March 16, 2015, after suffering a debilitating stroke. He was born in Lebanon, N.H. on Dec. 30, 1928, the son of Joseph and Irene (Chagnon) Williams. He attended Sacred Heart School and graduated from Lebanon High School …