New London

At the Hospitals: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Local Hospitals Release Community Health Needs Assessment Access to mental health care and affordable health insurance, prescription drugs prices, heroin and the misuse of pain medications are among the Upper Valley ’s most pressing health concerns, according to a report by local hospitals. The 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment is based on focus groups and surveys conducted over a five-month …

Billionaire Takes Climate Talk to N.H. Students

Thursday, February 4, 2016

New London — A billionaire former hedge fund manager who has become a leading clean energy activist joined the cavalcade of luminaries traversing New Hampshire this week supporting their favorite causes and candidates before Tuesday’s primary elections. For Tom Steyer, an ebullient 58-year-old San Francisco resident who received an honorary degree from Vermont …

People in Business: Jan. 31, 2016

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Alison Bruce, of East Corinth, has been promoted to senior vice president at Ledyard National Bank. Bruce celebrated her 16th anniversary with the bank last year. Her new title is an acknowledgement of how her role has expanded as compliance and Bank Secrecy Act officer, information security officer, Community Reinvestment Act officer, privacy …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 22, 2015

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Longtime VA Cardiologist Retires Hartford — Cardiologist James Bell has retired after a 41-year career at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in White River Junction. Dr. Bell has played a “significant role in the education of Dartmouth medical …

Jesse I. Taylor

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

New London, N.H. — Jesse I. Taylor passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle from cancer on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, surrounded by family and furry friends. He was born in Orange, N.J. son of Jesse Taylor and Elizabeth Sherwood Gardner Taylor, Oct. 3, 1930. He …

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Valley Regional Healthcare to Present Community Health Needs Assessment Claremont —Valley Regional Healthcare will present its recently completed community health needs assessment on Tuesday Nov. 17, from 2:30-4 p.m. at the Claremont Community TV Studio. The studio is …

Couples Celebrate ‘145th Anniversary’

Sunday, November 8, 2015

New London — The six friends gathered for dinner as they have for the last decade or so, but this time it was more than a casual evening out. On Sept. 19, Mike and Liz Meller, of New …

Elizabeth (Davis) Otto

Thursday, November 5, 2015

New London, N.H. — Elizabeth (Davis) Otto, 85, of Hilltop Place, died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, at The Clough Center in New London. She was born in Denver, Colo. on Jan. 21, 1930, the daughter of Paul Milton and Constance (Whitney) Davis. She spent her early years in …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 1, 2015

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Addiction Talk, Naloxone Training Scheduled in Lebanon Lebanon — A free presentation about addiction is set for Nov. 10, from 6-8 p.m., at Headrest, 14 Church St. The two-part session will begin with a presentation by Sarah Poisson, …

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 …

Edward W. Nelson

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

New London, N.H. — Edward W. Nelson passed away on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at his home in New London, after a long struggle with a rare form of lymphoma. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1957, was in the Air Force and followed that with a long …

Sunapee Area Programs Receive Health Grants

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Sunapee — A library, two schools and a program for seniors have received grants from The Wellness Connection: For a Healthy Lake Sunapee Region. The Community Wellness Mini-Grant program, launched by New London Hospital, supports local nonprofits, municipalities and school groups’ efforts to promote healthy eating or active …

Bryant Edward Hoffman

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Waterville, Maine — Bryant Edward Hoffman, 76, passed away Oct. 4, 2015, at Lakewood Continuing Care Center in Waterville, after a long illness. He was born Aug. 3, 1940, in Glen Ridge, N.J., the son of Edward Walter Hoffman and Letitia Susan Maready Hoffman. Bryant graduated from Colgate …