Lebanon

Theresa Boutin, of West Lebanon, delivers a meal to a client of the Upper Valley Senior Center's Home Delivery Meals in Lebanon Monday, March 30, 2015. The New Hampshire legislature may cut funding to programs state wide that bring meals to the homes of those that are not able to prepare food for themselves. "They need a little tender care, they do," said Boutin of the Home Delivery Meals recipients who often have little or no family to look in on them. (Valley News - James M. Patterson)
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Meals on Wheels Could See Cuts

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Lebanon — Despite the efforts of some state legislators to preserve funding for elder services in the biennial budget process, Grafton County officials said that the deep cuts proposed could make it harder for Granite State senior citizens to live independently. The Republican-dominated House Finance Committee last week approved a $10.6 million decrease in general non-Medicaid appropriations — that’s a …

Lebanon Airport Loses Out on Federal Funds After Delays

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Lebanon — The Lebanon Municipal Airport will not get $750,000 of the federal money to which it is entitled after the city failed to have any improvement program approved, city officials learned last week. “It’s a disappointment,” City Manager Greg Lewis said of the lost funds. When there’s money available, Lewis said, “I like to see it always put into the hand of …

Truck Rams Into House in Lebanon

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Lebanon — A 20-year-old Lebanon woman was transported to the hospital after the pickup truck she was driving left the roadway and struck an apartment building on Mechanic Street on Monday morning, police said. Saeti Tobin, of Lebanon, was transported by ambulance to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with unknown injuries immediately following the accident. …

At the Hospitals: March 15, 2015

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Health, Driving Classes Offered at APD Lebanon — Several driving courses and health classes will take place in the coming months at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. They meet in the Dwinell Room at Harvest Hill. AARP Smart Driving …

Lurking Below the Surface

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Sharon — Sometimes the line between selectman and crisis counselor gets a little blurred — especially during mud season. Selectboard member Paul Haskell said some of his Sharon neighbors are “having their first experience” with the trials and …

Lebanon Cruises to Semifinals

Friday, March 13, 2015

Lebanon — There are nights when the Lebanon High boys basketball team’s approach to offense reflects that of a gambling addict: If some is good, more must be better. The Raiders usually come up aces. Take the third …

Lebanon Grants Two Extensions

Thursday, March 12, 2015

West Lebanon — Two proposed developments — one commercial and the other residential — received deadline extensions from the Planning Board this week. Both developers said they are optimistic that the improving economic outlook would help bring their …

Lebanon 2015 Results

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Lebanon Number of Voters: na Number on Checklist: na City Councilor At-Large: Karen Liot Hill City Councilor At-Large: Timothy J. McNamara City Councilor (Ward 1): Suzanne Prentiss City Councilor (Ward 2): Bill Finn City Councilor (Ward 3): Clifton Below Library Trustee: John Stewart Strachan Library Trustee: Susan Desrosiers Supervisor of Checklist (Ward 1): Nancy Simpson Supervisor of Checklist …

Lebanon Voters Show Support for Schools

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Lebanon — Fewer than 10 percent of Lebanon voters turned out on Tuesday to elect new and familiar faces to the School Board and City Council and approve a $40.4 million school budget and three zoning amendments at …

Marauders, Again: After Dispatching Lebanon, Hanover Eyes a Six-Peat

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Concord — Seven years. Six opportunities. Five different schools. The cream of the NHIAA’s girls hockey crop has been trying — and failing — to knock the Hanover Marauders off their perch as the premier program in the …

Lebanon Airport Hearing Set

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Lebanon — City officials are asserting that Lebanon needs to move forward with a $1 million plan — covered mostly by Washington — to reconstruct part of a taxiway at the Lebanon Municipal Airport or risk losing federal …

Irving Ligeti

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Irving Ligeti died peacefully at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after a brief illness on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. He was 94 years old. He was born, as he liked to say, in the shadow of the Williamsburg Bridge, in Brooklyn, N.Y. His parents, Arman and …

Local Roundup: Lebanon Boys Hoop Cruises to Quarters

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Lebanon — The ball moved around. And the Lebanon High boys basketball team moved on. Guards KJ Matte and Ryan Milliken worked the roundball around all night, combining for 45 points as the fourth-seeded Raiders rolled over No. 13 Oyster River, 82-60, in an NHIAA Division II first-round …