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Lebanon

Daisy Elizabeth Sunn

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Daisy Elizabeth Sunn, 82, passed away Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Local Roundup: Hanover, Concord Boys Soccer Deadlock

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Concord — Hanover’s Griffin Johnson was inches away from ending the game in double overtime, but the crossbar answered his header in the box in what proved to be the best last chance of the Marauders’ 2-2 double-overtime boys soccer draw with Concord on Tuesday. Hanover senior captain Asa Berolzheimer scored twice in the contest for the Marauders, the second coming off a …

Marauders Living Up to Their Golfing Reputation

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Hanover — Last fall, the Hanover High golf team secured its third NHIAA Division II championship in four years thanks in large part to superior depth. Despite several graduation losses, the Marauders could be even deeper this year. For the second straight home match to start the season, eight Hanover players scored 41 …

Granite Fence Posts Remain as a Reminder of What Used to Occupy the Land Along 12A

Friday, August 14, 2015

The sprawl along Route 12A in West Lebanon has not obliterated all traces of the Lebanon that existed before the interstates opened the floodgates to modern commerce. If a diner at Panera were to poke around behind the …

Lebanon Looks Into Business Tax Incentives

Friday, August 14, 2015

Lebanon — Two incentives to encourage businesses to stay in Lebanon and expand or to relocate there may be on the way if the City Council adopts them. The first program, which must be approved by the New …

Hanover Nursing Home Ranks in Lowest Tier After Inspection

Friday, August 14, 2015

Hanover — An area nursing home that changed ownership 14 months ago was recently cited by state inspectors for several deficiencies in patient care, including a failure to provide eating assistance to a patient with dementia who lost 23 pounds. The citations contributed to Hanover Terrace Health and …

Mystery Mural of Beluga Whales Removed from Former Irving Gas Station in West Lebanon

Thursday, August 13, 2015

West Lebanon — At one point or another, somebody painted the mural and stapled the large rectangular canvas on to the boarded-up gas station on Route 12A. It showed a mother beluga whale swimming with her calf juxtaposed …

New Playground

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Paisley Rancourt, 4, of Lebanon, plays in the woods in the backyard of the house of her friends, Savannah, 7, and Summer Therriault, 3, in Lebanon. The sisters just moved into the house and their mother hosted a …

Michael Murphy

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Michael Murphy, 70, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. He was born on Feb. 18, 1945, in Washington D.C. to the late Robert S. & Virginia (Bushong) Murphy. Mike grew up moving frequently as his father was reassigned to new Naval stations. Following graduation Mike too …

West Lebanon Work Continues

Thursday, August 13, 2015

West Lebanon — The peace and quiet of the primarily residential neighborhood to the east of Route 10 in West Lebanon has been interrupted by construction crews removing pavement, digging and replacing sewer and water pipes and adding …

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Pays Medicare After Audit

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Lebanon — Dartmouth-Hitchcock has agreed to pay $452,000 to the Medicare program after a federal audit estimated that its Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital unit had improperly collected $1.4 million from that federal insurance program during 2011 and 2012. The auditors examined a random sample of 445 inpatient and …

Virginia Hough

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Virginia Hough, 100 years old, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015. A memorial service is being held Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, at 11 a.m. at the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon with burial to follow in the Glenwood Cemetery in Lebanon. …

Local Roundup: Hartland’s Cox Swimming on World Stage

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

White River Junction — Hartland’s Hannah Cox is headed to the FINA World Junior Championships. And her Upper Valley Aquatic Club coach is going along for the ride. Cox this week accepted an invitation from USA Swimming to join the national junior team at worlds, which will run …