Lebanon

Photographed in Lebanon, N.H., on Nov. 22, 2014, the members of Dr. Burma are (from left): Ted Mortimer, Marcus Copening, Linda Boudreault, Doug Southworth and Casey Dennis. (Rob Strong photograph)

Dr. Burma: One Last Chance

Sunday, December 21, 2014

No more staying out late for me No more narrow escapes for me I’ve reached the, I’ve reached the turning point in my life — from Turning Point, by Tyrone Davis About 20 minutes shy of showtime, Dr. Burma bass player Casey Dennis helped keyboardist Doug Southworth hang a bulky speaker from one of the rafters at Skunk Hollow Tavern, …

Engagement: Ellis — Salerno

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Lebanon — Brenda L. and Richard A. Ellis, of Lebanon, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Lynne Ellis, to James M. Salerno. The bride-to-be graduated from Lebanon High School in 2004 and earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Husson College in Bangor, Maine, in 2008. She earned a master’s degree …

At the Hospitals: Dec. 21, 2014

Sunday, December 21, 2014

APD Names Associate VP For Information Services Lebanon — Kristen Kneisel was recently appointed associate vice president for information services at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. Kneisel served most recently as the interim director and project manager for information services at the hospital. Her experience in information systems and healthcare include working with …

Lebanon Neighbors Not Ready to Drop Opposition to Logging

Friday, December 5, 2014

Lebanon — Airport neighbors filled the city council’s chambers on Wednesday night to urge officials to reconsider a tree- removal project on more than 30 acres of city-owned land along Poverty Lane. “We are here to ask you …

Mary M. MacNamee

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — A memorial service for Mary M. MacNamee, 89, who died Oct. 15, 2014, will be held Sat. Dec. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Wilder Center in Wilder, Vt. Knight Funeral Home of White River Junction, Vt., is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, …

Laura “Loretta” Etta Graf

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Laura “Loretta” Etta Graf, 77, died Monday afternoon, Dec. 1, 2014, at the Hanover Terrace in Hanover, N.H. She was born June 12, 1937 in Greenville, S.C. the daughter of George and Mildred (Kingsland) Townsend, Jr. Loretta was married to Henry Farrell Jr. in 1956. …

Lebanon Couple Purchases Hannah House Property

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Lebanon — A Lebanon couple purchased a former Abbott Street home for pregnant teens and their children last week. “It’s just amazing,” said Thomas Reidy, one of the home’s new owners. He and his partner, Bill Dunn, plan …

Martha Laura Adams

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Martha Laura Adams, 90 years old, died on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at Genesis Healthcare in Lebanon. She was born Oct. 28, 1924, in Great Barrington, Mass., the daughter of Peter Adams and Martha Chamberlain Adams. She was a pediatric nurse and received her BS …

Community Offers Support After Tunbridge Fire

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Tunbridge — Black Friday took on a new meaning for a Tunbridge family last week. Irma Chezhiya, Peter Klinck and their 6-year-old son, Duncan, were not at home on Friday morning when neighbors noticed smoke and flames coming …

W. Lebanon Church Has New Owner

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

West Lebanon — A Maple Street church, vacant for more than three years, is now once again regularly occupied by worshipers. “Our congregation is absolutely thrilled,” said Pastor Tim Herndon, of the Providence Presbyterian Church, which purchased the more than 11,000-square-foot property last week. Herndon, formerly the assistant …

Wood Pellet Supply ‘Spotty’

Monday, December 1, 2014

West Lebanon — Last year’s unusually long winter left some owners of wood pellet stoves scrambling to find enough fuel to stay warm in the spring, and that experience has led to an earlier-than-usual demand for pellets this …

Lebanon Schools Want Money for Technology

Monday, December 1, 2014

Lebanon — School administrators presented board members with significant increases in the area of technology in the proposed 2016 budget and beyond at a meeting held the weekend before Thanksgiving. School board member Dick Milius described the technology requests over the next four years — $1.64 million in …

Lebanon Chamber Honors Nicole Cormen, AVA Gallery

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Lebanon — City Councilor Nicole Cormen has been named 2014 citizen of the year by the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce. AVA Gallery and Art Center is the chamber’s 2014 business of the year. Cormen was chosen for the volunteer work she does in the community, “things that …