Lebanon

Daisy Elizabeth Sunn

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Daisy Elizabeth Sunn, 82, passed away Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. The daughter to the late Henry and Florance (Lake) Guthrie. On Sept. 29, 1955, Daisy married her husband George N. Sunn Jr. This September will be their 60th wedding anniversary. Together they raised their five children in Lebanon. Daisy was an employee at the Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital for over 25 years. As well as her full time job at the hospital Daisy spent many days helping the Doctors and Nurses she worked with by cleaning their homes as well. Following retirement Daisy and George loved to travel and experience new places and adventures, as …

Candidate Kasich Talks ‘Republican Vehicle’ in Lebanon

Thursday, September 3, 2015

West Lebanon — Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, pitched his blue-collar background and record as a chief executive to voters Wednesday night at the Kilton Public Library. Speaking to a packed room of more than 100 people, Kasich regaled the crowd with many anecdotes: tales of meeting …

Ernest “Ernie” J. Manville

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Ernest “Ernie” J. Manville, 74, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in Missouri. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Brian F. Wood

Friday, August 21, 2015

Buffalo, N.Y. — A man of letters and teacher extraordinaire, Brian F. Wood passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at his home in Buffalo, after a valiant struggle with prostate and bone cancer. Brian graduated from Lebanon High School in Lebanon, N.H. in 1962. He attended Dartmouth …

Overflowing With Excitement

Friday, August 21, 2015

From left, Jeff Balch, Alan Giard and Perley Rich readjust straps before lifting the granite bowl of a new public fountain on the Lebanon Mall on Thursday. Patricia Gosselin, chairwoman of the Lebanon Fountain Working Group, said fountains …

Nicole S. Cormen

Friday, August 21, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Nicole S. Cormen of Lebanon passed away on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, after a 17-month-long battle with an aggressive endometrial cancer. Nicole was born on Dec. 2, 1956, in Glen Cove, N.Y. to Paul and Colette Sage, who currently reside in West …

Lebanon’s Nicole Cormen Dies

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Lebanon — Former City Councilor Nicole Cormen, who in 20 years of public service combined civic activism with environmental stewardship, died on Wednesday. First diagnosed with endometrial cancer in April 2014, Cormen, 58, died at home in the …

Lebanon Names Manager

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Lebanon — The City Council Wednesday night announced it has hired a veteran municipal manager from southeastern Massachusetts to serve as Lebanon’s city manager, effective Sept. 1. The council said it has picked Dennis Luttrell, the former town …

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Marijuana Dispensary Discussion Scheduled Tonight in Lebanon Lebanon — Members of the public are invited to provide input into the proposed siting of a medical marijuana dispensary during Wednesday’s City Council meeting. The New Hampshire Department of Health & Human Services in June selected the Manchester-based Temescal Wellness …

Developer Proposes Housing: Residences Would Be Addition to Centerra

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Lebanon — Centerra business park, across Route 120 from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, now hosts retail shops, offices, hotels, a restaurant and a courthouse, and it may soon be a place for people to call home. Hanover developers Bill Bittinger and Bob Riessen of Eighty Five South Main Housing …

Doris Louise Roberts

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Doris Louise Roberts, 83, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, at her home in the loving arms of her children. She was born in Northfield, Vt., on Turkey Hill, on Feb. 13, 1932, the daughter, of Ernest and Lila (Hall) Macy. Doris was a graduate of …

Local Roundup: Grantham’s Russell Struggles at U.S. Am

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Olympia Fields, Ill. — Grantham’s Evan Russell finished at 6-over-par 76 in the first round of U.S. Amateur Golf Championship on the North Course of the Olympia Fields Country Club on Monday, finishing tied for 220th place out of 312 amateur golfers. Russell started on the back nine, …

A Life: Bill Mitchell, 1921-2015; ‘His Goal Was to Help Inform, Bring Knowledge or Make Life Better’

Monday, August 17, 2015

West Lebanon — Whether it was during a 50-year career in the education and waste management industries or his retirement years spent in the Upper Valley, Bill Mitchell was forever helpful, resourceful and inventive. A longtime agronomy professor …