Lebanon

APD Works to Revaccinate Children After Mishandling Doses

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Lebanon — Upper Valley parents and health care providers continue to respond to the refrigeration lapses that compromised vaccines and prompted a revaccination program for more than 800 young patients at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. The vaccine problems were announced in letters to parents of children who had received care at the hospital’s Robert A. Mesropian Center for Community Care. The letters, which were sent out Jan. 11, disclosed …

Lebanon Native Returns to Launch a Musical Theater Company

Thursday, February 11, 2016

White River Junction — Jonathan Verge left the Upper Valley almost 16 years ago, first to study musical theater at Syracuse University, then to spend a decade performing in and directing and producing musicals in New York and Chicago. For his next act, the 2000 graduate of Lebanon High School will unveil his …

Joseph F. Harrity

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Lebanon, N.H. — Joseph F. Harrity, 69, of Lebanon, formerly of Hudson, Mass., died on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction, Vt. He is survived by his wife of 11 years, Annette G. Kelley of Lebanon. Joseph was born in Clinton, son of the late Richard T. and Catherine T. (Murphy) Harrity. He was raised in …

Heat, Electric Assistance Is Available

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Tri-County Community Action Program is accepting applications for heating fuel and electric assistance programs. The New Hampshire fuel assistance program provides grants to income-eligible renters and homeowners to help cover the costs of their heating bills. The year-round electric assistance program can provide discounts on monthly electric bills. …

Business Notes: Jan. 31, 2016

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Norwich — The Bike Hub, which sold and repaired bicycles and related gear from its shop on Route 5 adjacent to Fogg’s Hardware and Building Supply, closed its doors on Jan. 23. Owner Bill McFadden posted the news on the store’s Facebook page, announcing “we will still be …

Route 12A RadioShack Closes

Sunday, January 31, 2016

West Lebanon — The RadioShack store on Route 12A, a longtime presence on the West Lebanon commercial strip, closed for good last week, another victim of the Fort Worth, Texas-based company’s February 2015 bankruptcy. Last year, the electronics retail chain filed for bankruptcy and sold 1,700 of its …

Lebanon School Spending Plan Draws No Public Comments

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Lebanon — With just 19 in attendance, several of whom were administrators, it took only 45 minutes for voters to zip through the 10-article warrant at Saturday morning’s annual school deliberative session at the middle school No changes were made to the articles, including the nearly $40.7 million …

German Giant to Buy CD-adapco

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Lebanon — The pending purchase by a German engineering giant of a Long Island, N.Y.-based company reverberated in the Upper Valley last week, although the local long-term impact was not immediately clear. Melville, N.Y.-based CD-adapco, which employs 65 people at offices in the Centerra office park in Lebanon …

N.H. PUC Staff Recommends Suspension of Gas Proposals

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Lebanon — A staff review of two proposals to build a natural gas distribution system to serve Lebanon and Hanover has recommended that the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission suspend further consideration of both until the companies answer questions about their economic feasibility. Both Liberty Utilities and Valley …

Raiders Lance Sabers: Lebanon Takes Key D-II Showdown

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Lebanon — Souhegan High girls basketball head coach Mike Heaney hadn’t seen anything like it in 12 years of coaching the game. Two points in the first quarter. That’s all the Sabers could muster through their first eight minutes. What was supposed to be a showdown of two …

Harriet A. Ryan

Friday, January 29, 2016

West Lebanon, N.H. — Harriet Aylor Ryan died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, with family members by her side following a brief illness. Mrs. Ryan was born July 27, 1929, in Covington, Ky., the daughter of Howard and Christine Aylor, spending much of her childhood in Albany, …

Opioid Crisis’ Reach Discussed During Community Forum in Lebanon

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Lebanon — Drug addiction spans all races, income levels and can be found in every community in the Twin States, a group of first responders and treatment providers said at a community forum on Wednesday. “I wish I …

N.H. Election Officials Ready for Voter ID Law

Thursday, January 28, 2016

West Lebanon — Election officials from across the Upper Valley gathered Wednesday evening at the Fireside Inn & Suites to prepare for the presidential primary on Feb. 9 — the first time New Hampshire’s a photo-requirement portion of New Hampshire’s voter identification law will be in effect statewide. …