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People in Business: Feb. 14, 2016

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Nicolaas Bekker, of Lyme, has been named a vice president and Norwich branch manager for Ledyard National Bank. Bekker has nearly 20 years of customer service experience, first in the hospitality industry and then in banking. He was born and raised in the Netherlands and earned a master’s degree in film and television studies from the University of Amsterdam. He began his banking career in Fairfield County, Conn., after moving to the U.S. in 2003. Since arriving in the Upper Valley in 2010, Bekker has been involved in the community, serving as the president of the Rotary Club of White River Junction from 2014-2016 and …

More Than Skiing: Sunapee Jumpers Keep Coach in Minds, Hearts

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Plymouth, n.h. — Sunapee High’s ski jumping team sat together at a table in back of Plymouth High School’s cafeteria Friday night. Like all seven high school teams in attendance, the Lakers awaited Friday’s results for the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association ski jumping championships, hosted on a redesigned, refurbished hill behind Plymouth’s …

Man With the Golden Boot: Hanover Senior Wins Top Soccer Honor

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Hanover — It’s a good thing Hanover High senior Asa Berolzheimer is heading off to college soccer soon. He’s running out of high school awards to win. The Marauders’ attacking midfielder added to his trophy case on Thursday with the Gatorade Player of the Year award for New Hampshire boys soccer, the fifth …

Wedding: Nelson — Schleicher

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Hanover — Alexis Curtis Nelson and Kurt Uihlein Schleicher were married on July 4, 2015, in the Rollins Chapel at Dartmouth College in Hanover. The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father. Rolf Kielman, the bride’s …

Setting the Tone: Marauders’ Penalty-Kick Strategy Pays Off

Friday, November 6, 2015

Exeter, n.h. — Hanover High girls soccer coach Doug Kennedy didn’t have a plan for shooting first or second during a penalty-kick tiebreaker in Thursday night’s NHIAA Division II semifinal against Oyster River, so he let his captains …

Hanover Fire Displaces 2 Organizations

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Hanover — Officials have determined a structure fire that sent one man to the hospital and displaced two nonprofit organizations was an accident. Hanover Fire Chief Martin McMillan said the fire started in the bedroom of the tenant’s …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Soccer Reaches Division II Semifinals

Monday, November 2, 2015

Pembroke, n.h. — If dropping a 5-2 decision to Pembroke a month ago represents the lowest point of the Hanover High girls soccer season, then the Marauders must be loving the view from above. Mahler Meyerrose made several good stops during a seven-save shutout with a big assist …

Granite United Way Request Process Opens

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Granite United Way has opened its annual request for qualification process, in which nonprofits begin the process of becoming a qualified partner. Becoming a Granite United Way qualified partner enables nonprofits to take part in the organization’s community impact grant application process, join its Day of Caring Volunteer …

Hanover Rotary Auction Is Friday

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Lyme — Hanover Rotary Club’s gala auction is set for Friday at 6 p.m. at Dowd’s Country Inn. The annual event raises money for Hanover Rotary Charities and for a specific local nonprofit — this year it’s White River Junction-based Second Growth, which provides treatment and support services …

Arthur Robert Quinton

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Amherst, Mass. — Arthur Robert Quinton, Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of Massachusetts, passed away early Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, at his home on Red Gate Lane, surrounded by his family. His final day was the only time when he was not completely independent, including tending …

Help Really Wanted

Sunday, November 1, 2015

West Lebanon — Help wanted signs are popping up all over the Upper Valley. A trip along the Route 12A commercial strip in West Lebanon, for example, reveals McDonald’s is hiring at the rate of $10 per hour. …

Ready to Get Their Kicks: Familiarity Breeds Opportunity for Lebanon, Hanover

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Lebanon — Passers-by who may have been fooled into thinking Monday’s showdown at Lebanon High was a high-stakes matchup between neighboring rivals likely was puzzled by the pregame rituals. With the Hanover and Lebanon boys soccer teams lined …

Marauder Momentum: Hanover Continues Push in the Right Direction

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Lebanon — Slow starts made life difficult for the Hanover High girls soccer team earlier this month. Fast starts are making everyone else miserable in time for tournament season. Kelly Brigham scored the first of her two goals …