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Lebanon Proposes Comcast Franchise

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Lebanon — After years of waiting, cable service may be coming to the Trues Brook Road area. Should the City Council approve a proposed franchise agreement with Comcast Corp., residents of the Lebanon neighborhood and the surrounding area could expect cable service within three years. The agreement would also provide the city with a franchise fee — a source of user-generated revenue to compensate the city for the use of …

Marcia E. Ross

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Littleton, N.H. — Marcia E. Ross, “Grammie Marcia” 74, of Littleton, died peacefully on Thursday, July 30, 2015, at the Grafton County Nursing Home with family by her side. Born in Lebanon, N.H., in 1940, the daughter of Carlton and Veronica (Szczerba ) Greenan she attended local schools and graduated from Hanover High School and was a graduate of the St. Elizabeth’s Hospital …

Mt. Ascutney Projects Break-Even for 2016 Budget

Monday, August 3, 2015

Windsor — After two straight years of losing money in its health care operations, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center is projecting that in its upcoming fiscal year it will break even in its core business — but only just barely. In a July 1 letter and budget projections for the fiscal year that will begin Oct. 1 that were filed with Vermont’s …

Engagement: Avila — Devenger

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Lebanon — Aarik Devenger and Corrie Avila have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kim Belenger and Tom Avila, of North Dighton, Mass. She graduated from Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High School in North Dighton and 2008 …

Post 22 Stumbles in Finale

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Manchester — Bouncing home in a school bus from Gill Stadium here Saturday, the Lebanon American Legion Post 22 senior baseball team passed a billboard shortly before entering Interstate 293 North. “Need a fresh start?” asked the enormous …

Rte. 120 Bus Plans Revealed

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Lebanon — The project manager for Dartmouth Coach’s new terminal and parking lot on the site of a former car dealership in the Route 120 corridor outlined plans at a Planning Board meeting this week, and could include …

Lebanon Grants Additional Sewer Funds

Friday, July 17, 2015

Lebanon — Despite some finger-pointing at the New Hampshire Department of Transportation, the City Council unanimously agreed to appropriate and borrow up to $750,000 in additional funds requested by public works officials to wrap up a sewer project that has delayed development in the Route 120 corridor. The …

John Fabian

Friday, July 17, 2015

West Lebanon, N.H. — There will be a memorial gathering for John Fabian, longtime resident manager for the Upper Valley Hostel, on Thursday, July 23 at 4:30 p.m. in the Mayer Room of Howe Library in Hanover. John died on Dec. 30, 2014, while on vacation in New …

Welcome Back

Friday, July 17, 2015

Skye Robicheau, 15, of Plainfield, welcomes 14-year-old D’Antron Lockett, of New York City, as he arrives in Lebanon on Wednesday. Lockett was one of 17 kids coming to the Upper Valley and beyond as part of the Fresh …

An Artist Who Gets Her Ego Out of the Way

Thursday, July 16, 2015

There’s making art, and then there’s the business of art, and Joan Feierabend is, safe to say, skeptical about how the latter functions. “There’s a confusion between the way teaching pushes your thinking, and the way the art …

For H.S. Trail Corps, Elbow Grease Goes a Long Way

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Lebanon — In anticipation of its 100th anniversary next year and to encourage the use of natural areas, the National Park Service has introduced a campaign called “Find Your Park.” Thanks in part to an NPS grant, for …

Lebanon Gives Extension to Rte. 120 Developer

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Lebanon — The Planning Board this week granted a second extension to the developer of a planned office building on Etna Road because sewer work by the city along the Route 120 corridor continues to prevent the builder from obtaining a sewer connection and constructing the structure. The …

Summer Visit

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Alayna Raymond, 6, and her brother Hunter, 4, build a fort at their grandparents’ home in West Lebanon Monday. The children, who were visiting along with their mother, ran in the sprinkler earlier.Valley News — Jennifer Hauck …