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Enfield Board Backs Dog Park

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Enfield — Mascoma-area residents and their pooches could be frolicking in a dog park on Route 4A before the end of the year. The Enfield Selectboard earlier this month gave a thumbs-up to the Mascoma Valley Dog Park Supporters, a group of residents pushing for a regional dog park, to continue pursuing a site adjacent to the Shaker Recreation Park. “It’s huge,” said Enfield resident Marcia Herrin, the group’s co-chairwoman, …

Letter: Putting Children First

Friday, April 18, 2014

To the Editor: We want to begin by thanking the anonymous donor for his most generous contribution, which allows our grandson Lucian Vigneault to finish the school year at Hanover Street School in Lebanon. You chose to place a child’s well-being and stability above all else. Your good deed places children first and teaches a lesson that matters most. Next, we are extremely …

Charles Wayne Fulwider

Friday, April 18, 2014

Lake Placid, Fla. — Charles Wayne Fulwider, age 91, of Tomoka Heights, Lake Placid, and a former resident of West Lebanon, N.H., passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at his home in Lake Placid. His wife of 50 years, Olene McRae Fulwider, predeceased him in 1999. He was born in Indianapolis, Ind. on July 20, 1922, son of the late Charles & …

At the Hospitals: April 6, 2014

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Among ‘100 Great Hospitals in America’ Lebanon — Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center has again been named to the annual list of 100 Great Hospitals in America, as compiled by the health care industry publication Becker’s Hospital …

Engagement: Sackett-Houser — Benson

Sunday, April 6, 2014

West Lebanon — Kellie A. Sackett-Houser and Andrew C. Benson, of Newburyport, Mass., have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Victoria and Thomas Hassall and Kim Houser, of Greensburg, Pa. A graduate of Greensburg Salem …

The Road (Slightly) Less Traveled: Route 12A Traffic Count Is Down, but Some Fear Congestion Stigma Lingers

Sunday, April 6, 2014

West Lebanon — Traffic is flowing smoothly on Route 12A more than a year since the completion of the $20.3 million project that reshaped the interchange with Interstate 89, but some merchants believe the stigma of the old …

Blaze Damages The Fort: Compressor Room Cited in Restaurant Fire

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Lebanon — A blaze that broke out in a storage room at The Fort restaurant on Heater Road last night was put to rest less than an hour after it was reported. No one was injured in the …


Friday, April 4, 2014

Dressed as jesters, Mount Lebanon Elementary School fourth-graders, from left, Lilly Zarr, Kenzie Leuthauser and Emily Devers bound down the street to the Kilton Library in West Lebanon on Friday. Students were walking to the library for their …

Rose Coleman

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Rose Coleman, 86, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Lebanon Center-Genesis. She was born on Jan. 13, 1928, to the late David & Belle (Raynes) Laurie. She attended schools in Norwich. She worked at West Lebanon Laundry for a period of time, owned and operated …

Letter: Take the Pledge, Scott Brown

Friday, April 4, 2014

Take the Pledge, Scott Brown To the Editor: Is it not enough that Scott Brown has bought a house in New Hampshire to get back on the federal payroll? Now he’s taking outside Super PAC money he didn’t take in Massachusetts to try to ensure that he succeeds. …

Headrest Makes Pitch To Relocate

Friday, April 4, 2014

Lebanon — When Jo-An Morin answers the 24-hour crisis hot line at Headrest on Church Street she never knows what she’ll hear on the other end of the line. It could be someone “literally in the act of …

Mavis L. Hart

Friday, April 4, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Mavis L. Hart, 98, of Wheelock Terrace, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014. She was born in Barre, Vt, Oct, 3. 1915, to Carl and Alice Crossett Perry. She outlived brothers, Robert Perry & Nelson Perry, and sister, Jean Dolan. Sister-in-law Gene Perry lives in …

Paul T. Shannon

Friday, April 4, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Paul T. Shannon, age 81, of West Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, after a brief illness. Son of the late Paul B. and Sarah (Meriam) Shannon, he was born in Cleveland, …